Currently Being ModeratedJan 5, 2013 12:12 AM (in response to BartfromBC)
iCloud requires Mac OS X 10.7.4 or later as shown in the setup instructions here: http://www.apple.com/icloud/setup/mac.html
MobileMe doesn't exist any longer - iCloud replaced it.
Currently Being ModeratedJan 5, 2013 9:40 AM (in response to Julian Wright)
Thank-you. However, that doesn't explain why I cannot sync using the USB cable.