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Topic: Mac OS X

Apple update brings RAW support for four new cameras

06/26/2012, 04:06 pm

Apple on Tuesday rolled out an update that adds RAW compatibility for three Canon models and one Sony camera to Aperture 3 and iPhoto '11 users.


Orbitz displaying higher-priced hotels to Macs versus PCs

06/25/2012, 10:06 pm

Travel booking website Orbitz has revealed that it shows Mac users more-expensive hotel options than it does to PC users because those using Apple's desktop operating system tend to spend more.


Apple's Mountain Lion to offer automatic security updates

06/25/2012, 06:06 pm

It was revealed on Monday that Apple's upcoming OS X Mountain Lion will feature an automatic security check feature that will ensure users have the most up-to-date software protection amid a growing number of Mac-targeted malware.


Apple tones down language touting OS X security measures

06/25/2012, 03:06 pm

Apple's website used to boldly claim that the Mac "doesn't get PC viruses," but following the spread of the Flashback botnet, the company has since toned down the language to say that OS X is "built to be safe."


Apple asks developers to focus on graphics in first OS X 10.7.5 beta

06/19/2012, 03:06 pm

Apple has supplied its development community with the first beta of OS X 10.7.5, its forthcoming maintenance update to the Lion operating system.


Apple releases OS X Mountain Lion Developer Preview 4 software update

06/18/2012, 04:06 pm

Apple on Monday released a software update to the most current seed of Mountain Lion Developer Preview 4 one week after pushing out the original beta operating system last week.


Apple preparing first external betas of OS X 10.7.5

06/18/2012, 03:06 pm

Work on OS X 10.7.5, the next performance and maintenance update for Lion, is far enough along that Apple is preparing to issue a preview of the software to its developers for testing.


Apple pulls Messages for Mac beta ahead of Mountain Lion

06/12/2012, 01:06 pm

With OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion set to launch in July, Apple has pulled the link to download its Messages for Mac beta.


Apple taking aim at Chinese market with Mountain Lion, iOS 6

06/12/2012, 03:06 am

Apple actively promoted on Monday new Chinese-language features in both OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion and iOS 6 that should help it ramp up sales in the world's most populous nation.


OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion hits the Mac App Store in July for $19.99

06/11/2012, 02:06 pm

The next major update to OS X, known as Mountain Lion, will become publicly available for $19.99 on the Mac App Store in July, Apple announced on Monday.


Apple details iCloud, dictation, Power Nap features in Mountain Lion

06/11/2012, 01:06 pm

At Monday's Worldwide Developers Conference keynote, Apple showed off some of the new features of its forthcoming Mountain Lion operating system update, including dictation for the Mac, tighter integration with iCloud, Power Nap for automatic data updating, and a new version of Safari.


Mac workplace penetration loosens Window's stranglehold on enterprise

06/06/2012, 10:06 pm

While the enterprise market remains a predominantly Windows-based environment, Macs are creeping into the workplace as the popularity of tablets driven by Apple's iPad slowly erodes the walls of Microsoft's once-impenetrable fortress.


Mountain Lion to bring offline mode to Safari Reading List

05/23/2012, 05:05 pm

A feature in Apple's upcoming OS X Mountain Lion will bring extended functionality to the Safari web browser by caching saved pages for perusal when away from an internet connection.


Apple update brings RAW support for 6 new cameras

05/22/2012, 04:05 pm

Apple on Tuesday released a system-wide update that adds RAW image support for six new cameras.


Apple adds Automatic Downloads alert to latest Mountain Lion beta

05/22/2012, 10:05 am

Apple's previously announced Automatic Downloads feature is slowly coming together in the latest developer preview of OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion, which features a new Notification Center alert for Mac App Store purchases.


Apple sends out sandbox deadline reminder email to developers

05/18/2012, 07:05 pm

With Apple set to flip the switch on its Mac App Store sandboxing system, the company sent out an email to registered developers on Friday reminding them that enforcement of the new rules will being on June 1, 2012.


Apple issues fourth developer preview for Mountain Lion Server

05/17/2012, 06:05 pm

Following the release of OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion Developer Preview 3, Apple on Thursday seeded the latest build for the operating system's server assets.


Mac App Store apps begin to comply with sandboxing rule ahead of deadline

05/17/2012, 12:05 pm

Applications complying with Apple's sandboxing rules for OS X have begun to appear on the Mac App Store, with Pixelmator being among the first major offerings to meet the forthcoming requirement.


Filing details Apple's plans for Retina-ready resolution-independent OS X

05/17/2012, 08:05 am

Apple's behind-the-scenes work to upgrade its OS X operating system for future high-resolution Retina display Macs has been detailed in a new patent filing.


Apple issues developers new beta build of OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion

05/16/2012, 04:05 pm

Apple on Wednesday supplied its developers with an updated version of OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion Developer Preview 3, the pre-release build of the forthcoming Mac operating system update.