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Apple seeds OS X 10.9 Mavericks Developer Preview 6 to developers

08/21/2013, 07:08 pm

Apple released the sixth OS X 10.9 Mavericks Developer Preview on Wednesday, bringing minor enhancements to the forthcoming operating system ahead of an expected launch this fall.


Apple's Logic Pro X updated with bug fixes and stability improvements

08/20/2013, 05:08 pm

Apple on Tuesday rolled out a minor update for Logic Pro X, bringing a number of bug fixes and performance enhancements to its professional level digital audio workstation and MIDI sequencer.


Parallels Desktop 9 for Mac to feature Mavericks optimization, ship in early Sept.

08/19/2013, 09:08 am

The next version of popular virtualization software Parallels Desktop, which allows users to run Microsoft Windows applications natively on their Mac without the need to reboot, is scheduled to ship the first week of September and boast a number of new features, including optimization for Apple's forthcoming OS X 10.9 Mavericks.


Apple releases AirPort firmware update to resolve iOS connectivity issues

08/13/2013, 06:08 pm

Apple on Tuesday released a firmware update for all 802.11n-capable AirPort base stations, fixing a number of problems including an issue that prompted some iOS device users to see intermittent Wi-Fi dropouts.


iPhone Patent Wars: Apple's $1.1 billion ARM injection ignites a mobile patent race

08/12/2013, 11:08 am

The wholesale appropriation of Apple's Macintosh technology portfolio by Microsoft in the early 1990s had a profound effect upon how the industry began to think about intellectual property and protecting innovation through patent filings.


iPhone Patent Wars: Xerox PARC & the Apple, Inc. Macintosh: innovator, duplicator & litigator

08/10/2013, 02:08 am

Understanding Apple's intent to patent every valuable aspect of the intellectual property that went into creating iPhone in 2007 requires a look at what happened a quarter of a century earlier in the development of Apple's Macintosh.


iBooks for Mac debuts in Apple's OS X Mavericks Developer Preview 5

08/07/2013, 04:08 pm

Apple on Wednesday released the latest beta versions of OS X 10.9 Mavericks, allowing developers for the first time to test its iBooks software for Mac.


Apple releases Xcode 5 Developer Preview 5 with minor improvements

08/06/2013, 04:08 pm

Alongside Tuesday's seed of Apple's iOS 7 beta, the company also pushed out the latest Xcode 5 Developer Preview, the fifth such release for the coding tool.


'BioShock Infinite' for Mac gets release date, to hit Mac App Store on Aug. 29

08/01/2013, 11:08 pm

Mac gaming publisher Aspyr announced on Thursday that its port of "BioShock Infinite," the third game in the massively popular BioShock franchise, will be up for sale on Apple's Mac App Store, Steam and the company's own GameAgent on Aug. 29.


Apple seeds seventh OS X Mountain Lion beta to developers

07/31/2013, 04:07 pm

Continuing with its one-week beta release cycle, Apple on Wednesday seeded the latest version of its forthcoming OS X 10.8.5 Mountain Lion maintenance update, the seventh such release since the first beta was pushed out in June.


FileMaker discontinuing Bento, will remain available to buy through Sept. 30

07/31/2013, 10:07 am

Apple subsidiary FileMaker, Inc., announced this week that it will discontinue development of its Bento consumer database application in order to better focus on developing its remaining products.


Apple fixes minor issues with latest Final Cut Pro X update

07/30/2013, 05:07 pm

Apple on Tuesday rolled out an update for its pro-level video editing tool Final Cut Pro, including a few bug fixes and overall stability improvements.


Apple releases new betas for Xcode 5, OS X Server, Remote Desktop 3.7

07/29/2013, 05:07 pm

Apple on Monday seeded the latest builds of the forthcoming Xcode 5, OS X Server, and Remote Desktop, adding to a glut of beta software released earlier today as the company works to bring its developer center systems back online from an extended downtime.


Apple releases Logic Pro X 10.0.1 with fixes for Track Stacks, 24-bit audio files

07/25/2013, 01:07 pm

Less than 10 days after it become available, Apple's Logic Pro X was updated on Thursday to version 10.0.1, addressing issues that would down-convert 24-bit audio to 16-bit, inadvertently flatten audio in Track Stacks, and more.


Apple seeds sixth OS X 10.8.5 Mountain Lion beta to developers

07/24/2013, 05:07 pm

Apple on Wednesday continued with its one-week beta build release cycle, releasing the latest version of its forthcoming OS X 10.8.5 Mountain Lion maintenance update to developers with no known issues.


Apple seeds fourth OS X 10.9 Mavericks Developer Preview

07/22/2013, 04:07 pm

Apple on Monday rolled out OS X 10.9 Mavericks Developer Preview 4 with no major changes, continuing its two-week beta seed cycle.


Sony sounds call for pro audio editors with SpectraLayers Pro 2

07/22/2013, 12:07 pm

Audio editing professionals got a new tool on the Mac platform on Monday, as Sony announced a new upgrade for SpectraLayers Pro 2.


Apple says its developer site was hacked, but that sensitive data was encrypted

07/21/2013, 08:07 pm

Apple reported that its website for third party developers was compromised by "an intruder" seeking access to personal information. The site remains offline as the company investigates the matter and works to "completely overhaul" the system in a bid to prevent future attacks.


Apple opens iWork for iCloud Beta to public, sends invites to non-developers

07/18/2013, 07:07 pm

Reports are coming in saying Apple is rolling out iWork for iCloud Beta access to non-developers, suggesting the company is offering the online productivity suite to anyone with a valid Apple ID.


Apple seeds fifth OS X Mountain Lion 10.8.5 beta to developers

07/17/2013, 04:07 pm

Following its recent one-week beta seed schedule, Apple released the latest OS X 10.8.5 Mountain Lion maintenance update, dubbed 12F23, with no known issues.