Apple to continue OS X public beta program after Yosemite launch
With the availability of OS X Yosemite in the Mac App Store, Apple isn't stopping an end to the public beta program it had created to allow customers to test new features before a larger launch. Instead, Apple will continue the beta program for customers who had participated in the OS X Beta Program. However, if you're done being a tester, Apple is also giving you an option to opt out of future beta updates as well.
In an email sent out to the public beta community, Apple wrote:
If you want to opt out of the program, Apple also provided instructions (opens in new tab) on its page.
Are you happy to see Apple continuing the public beta program?
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This is what I was hoping for. I'm excited again. I like being excited for something by Apple and now that I got my iPhone the public beta seemed to be over and there doesn't seem to be any products announced anytime soon I was starting to be bored. Thanks apple for giving me something to wait for. Sent from the iMore App
I am so happy with this news .... loved being involved in the beta and providing feedback. Will definitely be continuing with the Public Beta. Sent from the iMore App
I loved the beta program too. I'm backed up like crazy so all the warnings don't bother me. Fun to try the new stuff. I just wish I could try a beta of the new photos app now. Sent from the iMore App