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Topic: Yosemite

Latest OS X beta ditches buggy discoveryd DNS service, replaced with mDNSResponder

05/26/2015, 06:05 pm

In an apparent effort to fix DNS errors seen in recent OS X 10.10 versions, Apple's latest Yosemite beta shows the buggy discoveryd service replaced with mDNSResponder, a process last implemented in OS X 10.9 Mavericks.

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Apple issues fourth beta of OS X 10.10.4 to developers, public with focus on Photos & Migration

05/26/2015, 01:05 pm

Apple on Tuesday issued a new beta of OS X 10.10.4, a forthcoming maintenance and security update for Yosemite, with an identical new build being supplied to both developers and public beta testers.

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Leica, Apple working to fix Monochrom DNG bug that could erase Photos app library

05/13/2015, 12:05 pm

German optics firm Leica has informed buyers of its new Monochrom Typ 246 digital camera that DNG files generated from the black-and-white shooter are incompatible with Apple's Photos app for OS X, and that using Photos to import Monochrom shots could result in corruption of the Photos library.

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Apple seeds first OS X 10.10.4 beta to developers for testing

04/16/2015, 04:04 pm

One week after releasing OS X 10.10.3 with Photos for Mac, Apple on Thursday issued the first beta build of OS X 10.10.4 Yosemite to developers for testing.

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OS X 10.10.3 triggering kernel panics when previewing JPEG files

04/16/2015, 11:04 am

Last week's OS X 10.10.3 update is in some cases triggering kernel panics when previewing large JPEG image files, leading to crashes and reboots, according to complaints on Apple's support forums.

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Apple enables NVM Express protocol for faster SSD performance with OS X 10.10.3

04/11/2015, 07:04 pm

Looking to take full advantage of PCI Express solid state drives found in the latest Mac models, including the new 12-inch MacBook, Apple built support for the NVM Express SSD Interface into its most recent OS X 10.10.3 Yosemite update.

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Photos for Mac launches with OS X 10.10.3, replaces iPhoto and Aperture

04/08/2015, 06:04 pm

With OS X 10.10.3, Apple's new Photos app, meant to replace both iPhoto and Aperture for people managing photos and video clips on their Mac, is now available to all Yosemite users.

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Apple releases OS X 10.10.3 update with new Photos app, iCloud Photo Library

04/08/2015, 12:04 pm

Apple on Wednesday released OS X Yosemite version 10.10.3, bringing with it the company's long-promised Photos app, as well as a collection of bug fixes and security improvements.

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Apple to release OS X 10.10.3 update with new Photos app today

04/08/2015, 07:04 am

Mac users are expected to get a major mid-cycle software upgrade later Wednesday with the free release of OS X 10.10.3, featuring the all-new Photos app for Yosemite.

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Apple seeds OS X 10.10.3 Yosemite beta with tweaked Photos app

03/30/2015, 05:03 pm

Apple on Monday pushed out to developers and public beta testers a fresh OS X 10.10.3 version, building on recent releases introducing a new Photos app and APIs for MacBook Force Touch capabilities.

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Apple issues iPhoto update in preparation of Photos, security fixes for OS X Yosemite

03/19/2015, 05:03 pm

Apple on Thursday released a trio of software updates for Mac owners, including a bug and compatibility fix for iPhoto, and twin security updates for OS X 10.10.2, matched to different hardware.

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Latest Safari update brings fixes for WebKit security flaws

03/17/2015, 05:03 pm

Apple on Tuesday issued new versions of its Safari Web browser for OS X with fixes for two WebKit vulnerabilities that could allow maliciously crafted code to run on a target Mac.

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Apple releases third beta of OS X 10.10.3 with Force Touch developer tools, plus iOS 8.3 beta 3

03/12/2015, 01:03 pm

Apple on Thursday issued a number of new beta releases for developers, including an OS X 10.10.3 Yosemite beta with Force Touch trackpad support for third-party apps, as well as new betas of iOS 8.3, Xcode and OS X Server.

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Apple sends end-of-life reminder to Aperture users, encourages migration to new Photos app

03/05/2015, 02:03 pm

Apple on Thursday notified customers who have previously purchased its Aperture photography software that the application will soon be removed from the Mac App Store, and invited those users to try the new Photos app as part of the OS X 10.10.3 public beta.

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Apple releases public beta of OS X 10.10.3, gives the masses a first taste of new Photos app

03/02/2015, 01:03 pm

Members of the public OS X Beta Program can now experience Apple's forthcoming Photos app for Mac, thanks to the release of the first OS X Yosemite 10.10.3 public beta.

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First look: Apple's all-new Photos for OS X brings the best of iPhone, iPad & iCloud to the Mac

02/05/2015, 03:02 pm

Apple's first beta of the new Photos application for OS X showcases a sleek, uncluttered interface that will instantly feel natural to anyone who has used the modern Photos app for iPhone and iPad, bringing welcome features and strong iCloud integration to the desktop.

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Apple releases first beta of OS X 10.10.3 with debut of Yosemite's new Photos app

02/05/2015, 01:02 pm

Developers can be among the first to get their hands on the new Photos for OS X application, thanks to the release of a preview build of of OS X 10.10.3 on Thursday.

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OS X 10.10.2 will fix years-old Thunderbolt hardware vulnerability

01/26/2015, 01:01 pm

A Mac hardware vulnerability that has yet to be exploited on a wide scale will reportedly be fixed with Apple's forthcoming OS X 10.10.2 update for Yosemite, preventing any future attacks.

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Apple seeds OS X 10.10.2 Yosemite beta to developers

01/14/2015, 07:01 pm

Apple on Wednesday issued a fourth beta build for an upcoming OS X 10.10.2 Yosemite maintenance update, requesting developers test Wi-Fi, Mail, VoiceOver and Bluetooth functionality ahead of public release.

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Apple's OS X Spotlight found to ignore e-mail privacy settings

01/09/2015, 12:01 pm

Mac owners who regularly make use of OS X's built-in Mail application and Spotlight search should take care when searching through e-mail messages, as Spotlight's preview functionality has been shown to ignore Mail's remote content settings and could inadvertently transmit unintended data to email senders.

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