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How to import your iPhoto Library into Photos for OS X

How to import your iPhoto Library into Photos for OS X

Make Photos for OS X shine — add photos by importing your iPhoto library. Photos for OS X makes it easy for you to import your iPhoto Library into the app. If you just have a single iPhoto Library, Photos will do the work automatically for you. If you have multiple libraries, you'll have to...
What we're expecting from WWDC 2015

What we're expecting from WWDC 2015

WWDC 2015 is around the corner. What are you expecting? Apple's Worldwide Developers' Conference, themed "The epicenter of change," will kick off June 8 this year and run a full week, closing on June 12. Here's what iMore's staff is looking forward to seeing from the company's keynote and state...
What if the next MacBook Air were lighter than an iPad?

What if the next MacBook Air were lighter than an iPad?

Someone gave me a cold for CES this year — how nice of them! — so I've been getting up obnoxiously early this week. Today, I thought I'd use some of that time to muse on Tuesday's Retina MacBook Air rumor from 9to5Mac. Senior editor Mark Gurman's source purports that the next MacBook Air will...

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Stability and security said to be the primary focuses for iOS 9 and OS X 10.11

Stability and security said to be the primary focuses for iOS 9 and OS X 10.11

Apple is said to be planning fewer user-facing feature additions for iOS 9 and OS 10.11, putting a bigger focus on quality and polish. Apple's major software releases for 2015, iOS 9 and OS X 10.11, will reportedly have fewer tentpole features for users than previous upgrades, with Apple...
iOS 9 and OS X 10.11 may take a typography lesson from the Apple Watch

iOS 9 and OS X 10.11 may take a typography lesson from the Apple Watch

Apple will reportedly make their new San Francisco typeface the system font for both iOS 9 and OS X 10.11. San Francisco, the current system font on the Apple Watch, will reportedly also be the system font for both iOS 9 and OS X 10.11. It would replace Helvetica Neue, the current system font on...
How to stop Google Chrome from automatically launching on your Mac

How to stop Google Chrome from automatically launching on your Mac

Tired of Google Chrome launching every time you restart or log in to your Mac? If Chrome is your browser of choice, it can be convenient. If you tried Chrome but switched back to Safari, like I recently did, it can be annoying. I still want to be able to use Chrome from time to time, but I don't...
Oculus Rift

OS X development for the Oculus Rift VR headset is currently on hold

The company behind the upcoming Oculus Rift virtual reality headset has put its OS X development plans on hold for the time being. The consumer version of the Oculus Rift virtual reality headset will need a PC to run, but it won't be one that will use OS X or Linux, at least for now. Oculus VR...
Chrome

Chrome extensions will soon only be available through the Chrome Web Store

Starting in July, the only place Chrome Windows and Mac users will be able to get extensions for the web browser will be from Google's official Chrome Web Store. Google stopped the sideloading of Chrome extensions for Windows users back in May 2014, and only allowed them to be offered via the...
Apple releases new OS 10.10.4 beta to developers and testers

Apple releases new OS X 10.10.4 beta to developers and testers

Apple has released the third developer beta, and second AppleSeed beta of OS X 10.10.4. Following a fresh beta release of iOS 8.4, Apple has rolled out the latest beta of OS X 10.10.4 for developers and AppleSeed testers. As usual, notes on the release are vague, with Apple saying that OS X 10....
Best storage practices for OS X Server and Time Machine

Best storage practices for OS X Server and Time Machine

If you run a Mac server, what's the best way to back up data using Time Machine? That's the question posed to me in this week's Mac Help. Now, I'll extol the virtues of the Mac mini as a home and small business server until my dying day. Sometimes I think I'm the only one, then a question comes...
RAW compatibility update for OS X Yosemite adds support for a slew of new cameras

RAW compatibility update for OS X Yosemite adds support for a slew of new cameras

Apple has issued a new Digital Camera RAW Compatibility update for Mac today that adds support the image format for a slew of new cameras. The update clocks in at version 6.04 and adds RAW compatibility to OS X Yosemite for the following list of cameras: Canon EOS 5DS Canon EOS 5DS R Canon EOS...
Apple releases new OS X 10.10.4 beta to developers and AppleSeed testers

Apple releases new OS X 10.10.4 beta to developers and AppleSeed testers

Apple has released the second developer beta, and first AppleSeed Beta of OS X 10.10.4 Apple notes that OS X 10.10.4 "improves the stability, compatibility, and security of your Mac". Apart from that, there are no specifics about exactly what is to be found in this release. Developers can grab...
Apple releases graphics fix for certain iMac models

Apple releases graphics fix for certain iMac models

Apple has released a graphics update for a number of models of their iMac desktops. The update fixes issues that may cause an iMac to become unresponsive when looking at large JPEG images in Finder or Preview. The problem impacts three iMac models, including the iMac with 5K Retina display....

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