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Topic: Mac OS X

Apple issues first OS X Mavericks 10.9.2 beta build to developers, activates FaceTime Audio [u]

12/19/2013, 04:12 pm

Apple on Thursday released the first beta of its upcoming OS X 10.9.2 maintenance update to developers, with the new build coming less than one week after OS X 10.9.1 went out to consumers.

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Logic, Motion & Compressor also see updates alongside Mac Pro

12/19/2013, 11:12 am

Joining Final Cut Pro X on Thursday, Apple's professional-grade Logic Pro X, Motion and Compressor applications for Mac were updated alongside the start of sales for the new Mac Pro desktop.

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Apple updates Final Cut Pro with Mac Pro optimizations

12/19/2013, 02:12 am

Hot on the heels of Thursday's Mac Pro release, Apple updated its flagship Final Cut Pro video editing software with tweaks and additions tailored to take advantage of the new desktop's capabilities.

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Apple releases OS X 10.9.1 Mavericks with focus on Mail

12/16/2013, 04:12 pm

Apple on Monday released the latest maintenance update for OS X 10.9 Mavericks, with a number of changes and enhancements to email handling, as well as tweaks to VoiceOver and the Safari Web browser.

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Adobe releases Lightroom 5.3 with holiday discount, updates Camera Raw 8.3

12/12/2013, 01:12 am

Adobe late Wednesday announced availability of its latest Lightroom 5.3 and Adobe Camera Raw 8.3 updates, adding support for cameras and lenses that went to market since the last software versions were released, including the iPhone 5s.

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Apple seeds OS X 10.9.1 Mavericks beta to developers

12/03/2013, 06:12 pm

Apple on Tuesday seeded the latest OS X 10.9.1 beta build to developers, bringing minor changes to the upcoming maintenance update as it inches closer to public release.

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FileMaker 13 launches with browser-based support via HTML5, new tools for iPhone & iPad

12/03/2013, 01:12 pm

FileMaker, Inc., on Tuesday launched the next major update to its database software, with the new FileMaker 13 packing in more than 50 new features, including WebDirect, an entirely new browser-based technology for easier access.

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Microsoft's project 'Threshold' to further converge PC, phone & Xbox platforms

12/02/2013, 01:12 pm

Microsoft plans to continue to blur the lines between its traditional Windows PC platform, its Windows Phone mobile platform, and its Xbox One game console operating system with a forthcoming update codenamed "Threshold," according to a new report.

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Black Friday software and the lowest prices ever on Dragon Dictate 3 and Micro Drone 2.0

11/29/2013, 05:11 am

Black Friday has brought an assortment of software deals from Apple's AppStore and third parties, and AppleInsider is also offering an exclusive, lowest-price ever on the No. 1 selling speech-to-text software, Dragon Dictate for Mac 3.0, as well as the R/C Micro Drone 2.0 + Aerial Camera.

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Product (RED) Mac Pro auction brings in $977,000; gold EarPods sold for $461,000

11/23/2013, 11:11 pm

A special edition Mac Pro designed for the Product (RED) program was expected to bring in bids between $40,000 and $60,000, but the final "hammer price" reached an astounding $977,000.

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Apple seeds second OS X 10.9.1 beta with Mail improvements, Safari 6.1.1 [u]

11/21/2013, 06:11 pm

Apple on Thursday seeded an updated OS X 10.9.1 Mavericks beta to developers, noting that a few focus areas have been improved upon since the first build was sent out last week.

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Apple updates iMovie for Mac with support for older video cards

11/20/2013, 06:11 pm

Apple on Wednesday released an update to its consumer-level video editing and management software iMovie for Mac, adding support for machines running legacy video cards.

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Tweetbot for Mac update brings smooth scrolling to OS X Mavericks, bug fixes

11/20/2013, 05:11 pm

After releasing a revamped iOS version of its Twitter client in October, Tweetbot on Wednesday debuted an equivalent Mac update that offers exclusive features for OS X 10.9 Mavericks, as well as a number of bug fixes.

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Apple asks developers to focus on Mail, Graphics in first Mavericks 10.9.1 beta

11/15/2013, 04:11 pm

Apple on Friday supplied its development community with the first beta of OS X 10.9.1 Mavericks, a forthcoming maintenance and security update for the Mac operating system, and has asked testers to focus their efforts on Mail, Graphics, and VoiceOver.

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Apple seeds Safari betas with PDF and autofill enhancements

11/14/2013, 04:11 pm

Apple on Thursday issued two Safari betas to developers with PDF viewing and annotation enhancements, as well as autofill improvements, among other changes.

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Apple issues Xcode 5.0.2 update with bug fixes, performance improvements

11/11/2013, 06:11 pm

One week after Apple released a golden master version of its Xcode 5.0.2 coding tool to developers, the company has made the software available for public consumption, with the update bringing fixes for bugs that caused crashing and stalls.

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The team behind Mac image editor Pixelmator plays David to Adobe's Goliath

11/09/2013, 12:11 pm

What began as a spark of inspiration between two brothers has grown into one of the most popular image editing applications in the world, and the team that brought it to life has done so from one of the software industry's least likely locations.

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New Adobe Lightroom and Camera Raw release candidates fix bugs, add camera support

11/08/2013, 06:11 pm

Adobe on Friday announced release candidates for Lightroom 5.3 and Camera Raw 8.3, each bringing support for new digital cameras like the Nikon D610, Fujifilm X-E2 and Sony Alpha a7, as well as a substantial number of bug fixes.

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Apple issues iBooks for Mac update with bug fixes, stability improvements

11/07/2013, 05:11 pm

Continuing its rollout of bug fixes for recently-released OS X software, Apple on Thursday issued an iBooks for Mac update to address bugs and boost performance of the e-book reader.

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Apple updates Mavericks to bring Gmail stability fixes for Mail app

11/07/2013, 04:11 pm

Apple continued Thursday's update parade with fixes for compatibility and stability problems that have plagued users who access Gmail accounts using Mail.app in Mavericks.

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