To rest assured your data was reliably synchronized across your devices, and between work and home, was the most appreciated and underrated feature on the Mac.

“Was”, you heard me. With upgrading to iOS 5 and updating OS X on Wednessday, the service moved from MobileMe to iCloud. iCloud won’t synchronize the following:

  • Widgets
  • Keychains
  • Dock items
  • System Preferences

Upgrading to OS X Lion was a first disappointment as a life long supporter of Steve Jobs, beginning on the first day of NeXT. My mini mac is overwhelmed with handling the growing demands of the OS and no, it is by no means ill equipped. I now even have to reboot the system off and on. Something I thought was custom to Windows users.

Find detailed bad news on mashable.

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