iTunes 10.6 Update!

iTunes 10.6 adds the ability to play 1080p HD movies and TV shows from the iTunes Store.

This release also includes many improvements for iTunes Match, including:

• Improved song matching

• Improved album artwork handling, downloading, and display

• Addresses an issue where songs may skip when playing from iCloud

Available via Apple’s iTunes download page or via Software Update

Apple Releases new EFI Firmware Update

Today Apple released new firmware software for the Mac.

These are the models you are looking for:

This update improves the reliability of booting from the network, addresses an issue that can prevent HDCP authentication after a reboot, and resolves an issue with boot device selection when a USB storage device is hot-plugged.

Conference at Goldman Sachs from Tim Cook Today!

Source: Cult of Mac

Apple has announced that it will broadcast Tim Cook’s talk at the Goldman Sachs Technology and Internet Conference tomorrow. The live stream will begin tomorrow, February 14th, at 12:30 PM PST/ 3:30 PM EST.

Cook has presented at the conference several times in past years. This will be his first presentation as the CEO of Apple, and he is expected to give “forward-looking statements that are subject to risks and uncertainties” regarding Apple’s business.

There are sure to be some interesting statements given by Cook tomorrow, so be sure to tune into the audio stream at Apple’s Investor Relations page.