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Having Yosemite beta code issues? Here's the fix!

Having Yosemite beta code issues? Here's the fix!

Since Apple opened the doors on its OS X Yosemite public beta, there have been a number of folks having all kinds of issues redeeming their download codes. The program gives you a Mac App Store code to redeem for your copy, but there's a widespread issue that seems to be telling eager testers...
Apple kicking off OS X Yosemite public beta tomorrow

Apple kicking off OS X Yosemite public beta tomorrow

Apple promised a public beta for Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite, and a public beta you shall get. Starting Thursday, Apple will be sending out invitations to test out the next version of OS X. The invites will be going out to the first million people that are signed up through the Appleseed public beta...
GitHub releases a simpler, faster GitHub for Mac

GitHub releases a simpler, faster GitHub for Mac

GiHub for Mac is a pretty powerful tool that has always aimed to make code sharing easier for all and now, it has taken that to the next level with the release of a an even simpler, faster GitHub for Mac. The update is noted as a significant one that brings a simplified navigation and a renewed...
Yosemite Beta 3

OS X Yosemite preview 3 now available

Developers interested in playing around with OS X 10.10 can now check out the Yosemite preview 3. The latest beta of iOS 8 was also released today, if you're interested in playing with the bleeding edge on the iPhone and iPad side of things. Head on over to the Mac App Store to check for...
Does OS X 10.9.4 fix your Mac's Wi-Fi wake from sleep issue?

Does OS X 10.9.4 fix your Mac's Wi-Fi wake from sleep issue?

Some OS X Mavericks users like me have been plagued with a problem sometime since the release of OS X 10.9 last fall: Our Macs won't wake from sleep and reconnect to the local Wi-Fi network. Apple says the problem is fixed in OS X 10.9.4. Has it been fixed for you? OS X 10.9.4 has been in...
Apple released OS X 10.9.4 with Wi-Fi fixes, Safari 7.0.5

Apple releases OS X 10.9.4 with fixes for Wi-Fi issues, Safari 7.0.5

Apple has just updated OS X to version 10.9.4 with fixes for security, compatibility, and stability, as well as Safari version 7.0.5. This update fixes a number of issues, including a problem that kept some Macs from automatically connecting to Wi-Fi networks. Waking your computer from sleep is...
Photos for Mac

Apple to retire Aperture development in favor of Photos

Apple announced a new Photos app for Mac at WWDC, which is set to bump out the existing Aperture editor, according to a recent statement from Apple. iPhoto will also be replaced, but development for Logic Pro and Final Cut Pro will continue. Apple provided the follow quote to The Loop: With...
Mavericks

OS X Mavericks 10.9.4 beta gets updated for devs

Rocking OS X Mavericks 10.9.4 beta? Then you're going to want to grab the newest update. A new beta build, 13E25, has been made available. This is a pre-release update to OS X Mavericks 10.9. So you'll want to check the seed note for more details and complete installing instructions....
Apple improves app discovery in the App Store with new 'Browse by category' option

Apple improves app discovery in the App Store with new 'Browse by category' option

For as long as the App Store has existed, Apple has been looking for ways to improve app discovery. Over the years there has been several improvements and it's come time for yet another. As announced on Twitter yesterday but seemingly only rolled out to the majority of users today, Apple has...
OS X Yosemite font

Take a closer look at OS X Yosemite's hot new font

OS X Yosemite is a pretty big visual departure from OS X Mavericks, including all new system wide fonts. Might not sound too exciting at first, but Apple has had basically the same font in OS X pretty much forever and changing it up has a much bigger visual effect than we might give it credit for...
iOS developers can get their hands on the Yosemite preview for free

iOS developers can get their hands on the OS X 10.10 preview for free

It appears that iOS developers can now download OS X 10.10 Yosemite without needing a separate OS X developer account. In the past, a Mac developer account has been required to get developer preview software from Apple, and will set you back $99, for a total of about $200 for developers with both...
Yosemite

Check out Apple's OS X 10.10 Yosemite and iOS 8 previews now!

The WWDC 2014 keynote is done, the dust is settling, and you're no doubt eager to take a more relaxed look at OS X 10.10 Yosemite and iOS 8. Fortunately Apple already has you covered on both parts with its preview pages for both operating systems now live over on Apple.com. There's a lot to...
Apple announces OS X 10.10 Yosemite with new look, better Spotlight, and more

Apple announces OS X 10.10 Yosemite with new look, better Spotlight, and more

Apple announced OS X 10.10 Yosemite today during WWDC 2014. OS X Yosemite features a new design, as well as features like Handoff, which keeps your Mac in communication with your iOS devices, and improved Spotlight search. Below is Apple's official statement on the announcement of OS X 10.10...
OS X 10.10 Yosemite available for developers today, customers getting it this fall

OS X 10.10 Yosemite available for developers today, customers getting it this fall

The beta for OS X Yosemite, announced today at WWDC 2014, will be available to developers today. Customers will get Yosemite this fall for free. Those customers in the OS X Public Beta Program will be able to download and test OS X 10.10 before the consumer release as well, should they be...
Mail in OS X 10.10 included smart markup, MailDrop, and more

Mail in OS X 10.10 includes smart markup, MailDrop, and more

As part of OS X Yosemite, Apple has updated the Mail experience. In addition to the visual update, Mail has some major new feature, particularly MailDrop and Markup. MailDrop is a way of sending large attachments through email. Attachments up to 5GB can be encyrpted and routed to contacts....
OS X Yosemite

Apple officially announces OS X 10.10 Yosemite at WWDC 2014

After much anticipation Apple has today formally introduced the next version of OS X at WWDC 2014 in San Francisco. OS X 10.10 takes on the Yosemite name that was first hinted at by that giant banner of El Capitan in the past couple of days. We're literally just touching the surface right now...
Yosemite

Get a sneaky peek at the new OS X 10.10 before WWDC even begins!

Here it is folks, a sneaky peek at what should be the new OS X 10.10 already loaded up on the WWDC 2014 stage on a pair of iMacs. It's not Mavericks, so that leads us to believe it's the new stuff. There's not a lot to see or talk about, but the dock looks different and there's a new, striking...
LaunchPad in OS X Mavericks

First beta of OS X Mavericks 10.9.4 seeded to developers

It wasn't that long ago that the OS X Mavericks 10.9.3 update was sent to users, but today Apple seeded the first beta of the 10.9.4 update to developers. There's no word right now what's in OS X 10.9.4, but if we had to guess we'd say it's more bug fixes for Mavericks and possibly some back-end...
Apple: iTunes 11.2 /Users folder disappeared because of file permission problem

Apple: iTunes 11.2 /Users folder disappeared because of file permission problem

iTunes 11.2 made the /Users folder disappear temporarily, if you're using iCloud's Find My Mac feature. Apple fixed it with an iTunes 11.2.1 update that appeared later in the day. And now the company has explained the change in a security post. Apple: Upon each reboot, the permissions for...
OS X 10.9.3 review: Is this the Mavericks we've been waiting for?

OS X 10.9.3 review: Is this the Mavericks we've been waiting for?

New Mavericks build corrects long-standing issues. Should you upgrade? Let's find out The latest general release of Mavericks is now available for download from the Mac App Store. It was released to the general public on Thursday after a lengthy beta testing process that began back in early...

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