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Topic: Software

Newly approved Mac App Store offering features 'Retina graphics'

06/08/2012, 07:06 am

A recently updated application approved for download in the Mac App Store is advertised as featuring "Retina graphics."


E3 2012: Valve's Counter-Strike: Global Offensive comes to Mac Aug. 21

06/04/2012, 02:06 pm

The sequel to one of the most popular competitive PC games of all time, Counter-Strike, will arrive on the same day for both Mac and Windows when it launches later this year: August 21.


Aperture update brings minor fix to editing software

05/24/2012, 04:05 pm

Apple on Thursday rolled out version 3.2.4 of its Aperture photo editing and management software, patching a small bug that affects Macs running OS X Snow Leopard.


Adobe launches Creative Cloud, two new iOS apps, Muse HTML5 tool

05/11/2012, 10:05 pm

Adobe on Friday launched Creative Cloud, a service that allows users subscription-based access to the company's media creation and editing tools, as well as two "touch apps" for iOS and the Muse HTML5 web tool.


Apple issues minor Remote Desktop, Snow Leopard security updates

05/09/2012, 06:05 pm

Rounding out Wednesday's collection of software updates, Apple rolled out new Apple Remote Desktop 3.5.3 (Client), Client and Server Security Update 2012-002 for Snow Leopard and Server Admin Tools 10.7.4.


Safari 5.1.7 update disables out-of-date Flash versions

05/09/2012, 05:05 pm

Apple on Wednesday released an update to its Safari web browser that automatically disables old versions of Adobe's Flash Player as they don't have the most up-do-date security features.


Important vulnerability fix rolled out in Microsoft Office for Mac update

05/08/2012, 10:05 pm

Microsoft on Tuesday rolled out updates for both the 2008 and 2011 versions of its Office for Mac software suite, most importantly bringing a fix for vulnerabilities that allowed an attacker to overwrite a computer's memory with malicious code.


Apple reveals security specifics of iOS 5.1.1 update

05/07/2012, 06:05 pm

Following the release of Apple's iOS 5.1.1 update for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch, the company refreshed its support webpage regarding the new software's security tweaks which include one Safari browser and two WebKit fixes.


Adobe Creative Suite 6 out now, Creative Cloud coming May 11

05/07/2012, 03:05 am

Adobe announced on Monday that its Creative Suite 6 software collection is available now and its Creative Cloud subscription service will arrive on May 11.


Apple readies final in-house Java updates ahead of Oracle handoff

05/05/2012, 12:05 am

Apple on Friday released previews of the final two custom-built Java runtime updates for OS X before the company hands over all responsibility to Oracle.


Apple testing Remote Desktop 3.6 with IPv6, new reporting attributes

05/05/2012, 12:05 am

Apple released a new developer preview of its Remote Desktop management software on Friday, bringing support for the IPv6 protocol and a host of new items available for fault reporting.


FTC reportedly set to fine Google "tens of millions" for bypassing Safari privacy settings

05/04/2012, 02:05 pm

The US Federal Trade Commission is reportedly negotiating with Google over the size of a fine that will be imposed for the search giant's efforts to bypass the privacy settings of Apple's desktop and mobile Safari web browser.


Apple's Mac App Store reaches 10,000 applications

04/27/2012, 10:04 am

Apple's official Mac App Store for OS X reportedly crossed the five-figure mark this week, as the digital storefront now has more than 10,000 applications available.


Rumor: iPhoto '12 for Mac coming this summer with features from iOS

04/24/2012, 12:04 pm

A new rumor claims Apple is planning to release iPhoto '12 on the Mac App Store this summer, with the new software bringing some of the features of iPhoto for iOS to the Mac.


Adobe launches Creative Suite 6 with advanced 3D tools, new Creative Cloud

04/23/2012, 07:04 am

Adobe on Monday officially launched Creative Suite 6, its latest collection of software for design, Web and video professionals, along with the new Creative Cloud, a new subscription-based hub for making, sharing and delivering creative work.


Microsoft pulls Office 2011 SP2 AutoUpdate for Mac

04/20/2012, 10:04 pm

A little over a week after releasing an update to its Office 2011 for Mac, Microsoft has stopped pushing out auto-updates for Service Pack 2 over a flaw that corrupts identity databases in the company's Outlook mail client.


Apple issues Xcode 4.4 Developer Preview 3

04/18/2012, 09:04 pm

Apple on Wednesday included a beta version of Xcode 4.4 for developers alongside releases of OS X Mountain Lion 10.8 and Safari 5.2


Apple seeds Safari 5.2 Update 3 to developers

04/18/2012, 08:04 pm

Following the release of OS X Mountain Lion Developer Preview 3, Apple has seeded Safari 5.2 Update 3 that carries a few new features and bug fixes.


Apple updates Cards app ahead of Mother's Day

04/16/2012, 06:04 pm

Version 1.1 of the Cards iOS app brings new templates and fixes to Apple's digital-to-physical card sending service.


Apple removes free trials of iWork, Aperture, refers users to Mac App Store

04/16/2012, 01:04 pm

Free trials of the iWork suite and Aperture are no longer available for download on Apple's website, as customers are now directed to view the software on the Mac App Store.