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Review: IK Multimedia Studio Mic is a portable, flexible, essential piece of kit

12/30/2015, 10:12 am

Delivering both Lightning and USB connectivity, and covering all the basic needs for a podcaster or musician, we're impressed by the IK Multimedia Studio microphone. But with a $139 price tag, and the inability to support in-call audio from Apple in iOS, we feel like it's a good product that's let down by iOS for one common podcasting use.

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Apple seeds first OS X 10.11.3 El Capitan beta to developers

12/16/2015, 04:12 pm

Following today's iOS 9.2.1 beta release, Apple issued the first version of OS X 10.11.3 El Capitan to developers with minor improvements and bug fixes.

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Deep Swift integration coming to iCloud and OS X, says Apple's Craig Federighi

12/15/2015, 09:12 am

Apple is beginning to bake Swift into some of its core software, instead of simply supporting it in third-party apps, senior VP of Software Engineering Craig Federighi said in a podcast interview.

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Security experts predict rise in cyber threats against Apple devices in 2016

12/11/2015, 12:12 pm

Security firm Symantec expects cyber attacks against Apple products to rise in 2016, after malware attacks against iOS and Mac OS X spiked sharply this year.

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Apple publishes open-source code for OS X El Capitan

12/08/2015, 11:12 pm

Apple has officially released the open-source components behind OS X El Capitan, making good on the licensing requirements of the code.

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Apple releases OS X 10.11.2 update with fixes to Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, Mail & more

12/08/2015, 12:12 pm

Apple on Tuesday released a completed OS X 10.11.2 update for El Capitan, dealing with a slate of bugs in the operating system.

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Users complain VIP mailboxes still not working properly in OS X El Capitan

12/04/2015, 11:12 am

OS X El Capitan users are continuing to deal with a problematic bug that prevents messages from showing in the Apple Mail app's VIP mailboxes, AppleInsider has learned.

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Former Microsoft CEO says Windows 10 universal apps "won't work," questions cloud revenue

12/02/2015, 11:12 pm

Steve Ballmer, who remains Microsoft's largest shareholder, offered some scathing criticism of how the company is reporting its revenues and profit margins from cloud services and hardware, as well as its universal app strategy for wooing developers to create apps for Windows devices.

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Apple provides fifth beta of OS X 10.11.2 El Capitan to developers, public testers

11/30/2015, 01:11 pm

Apple on Monday supplied a fifth beta of its forthcoming OS X 10.11.2 update for El Capitan, providing a new-release build to both registered developers and members of the public beta program.

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Sony plans PS4 streaming to Mac & PC with Remote Play app

11/27/2015, 09:11 pm

Sony Computer Entertainment president Shuhei Yoshida on Friday said his company intends to release an official Remote Play title that will allow users to stream games from their PlayStation 4 to a Mac or PC.

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Apple apologizes to developers for Mac App Store certificate flap, explains fix

11/17/2015, 08:11 pm

Apple in a note to developers on Tuesday apologized for last week's Mac App Store app signing issue that rendered certain applications inoperable, explaining server-side fixes and offering app makers instructions on how to patch affected software.

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Apple issues fourth beta of OS X 10.11.2 to developers for testing

11/17/2015, 01:11 pm

Members of Apple's registered developer program can now access the fourth pre-release beta of OS X 10.11.2, a forthcoming maintenance and security update for its OS X El Capitan operating system.

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Certificate problems causing app authentication errors for some Mac App Store users

11/12/2015, 12:11 pm

Many Mac owners have found themselves forced to delete and re-download Mac App Store apps after what appears to be a certificate expiration error caused the operating system to mistakenly identify the apps as damaged.

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Apple issues third OS X 10.11.2 beta to public testers

11/12/2015, 12:11 am

Apple late in the day on Wednesday released a third beta version of the upcoming OS X 10.11.2 El Capitan update to registered public beta program testers.

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Google to discontinue Chrome support for OS X Snow Leopard, Lion & Mountain Lion in April 2016

11/10/2015, 03:11 pm

Google on Tuesday announced that it will phase out support for its popular Chrome browser on OS X versions 10.6, 10.7 and 10.8, as well as Microsoft Windows XP and Vista, come April 2016.

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Tim Cook slams UK spy bill that could require breakable encryption

11/10/2015, 09:11 am

Apple chief executive Tim Cook on Monday voiced staunch opposition to the UK's proposed Investigatory Powers Bill, a measure that would force companies to retain customer data and may require them to install backdoors in any encrypted systems.

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Second public beta of OS X 10.11.2 now available to Apple-approved testers

11/05/2015, 01:11 pm

The second beta for Apple's next maintenance and software update for its OS X 10.11 El Capitan operating system is now available to members of the company's public beta program.

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Apple seeds OS X 10.11.2 beta to public testers

10/29/2015, 05:10 pm

Two days after Apple seeded the first OS X 10.11.2 beta to developers for testing, the company on Thursday issued a build to consumers taking part in the public beta program.

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Apple issues first OS X 10.11.2 beta to developers

10/27/2015, 04:10 pm

Hours after releasing the iOS 9.2 beta to developers on Tuesday, Apple seeded a first version of its upcoming OS X 10.11 El Capitan Mac operating system for testing.

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Apple releases OS X 10.11.1 with more than 150 new emoji, improved Office 2016 compatibility

10/21/2015, 01:10 pm

Apple on Wednesday issued its first incremental update for OS X 10.11 El Capitan, offering a number of bug fixes and improvements related to Office 2016, Mail, VoiceOver and more, as well as more than 150 new emoji characters.

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