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Topic: Mac OS X

Apple issues OS X Server 3.1 Preview beta with added supervised devices support

03/03/2014, 08:03 pm

Apple on Monday released a new version of the upcoming OS X 3.1 Server update, with changes limited to general bug fixes and performance improvements.

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Mac owners report OS X 10.9.2 update breaks AirPlay functionality

02/27/2014, 10:02 pm

Following the release of Apple's OS X 10.9.2 update, a number of users have taken to Apple's Support Communities forum, saying the latest OS version has "broken" AirPlay Mirroring and extending of desktops to external displays.

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Apple releases OS X 10.9.2 with fix for SSL security flaw, plus new FaceTime Audio

02/25/2014, 01:02 pm

Apple on Tuesday released an incremental update for its Mavericks operating system, with OS X 10.9.2 addressing a critical SSL-related security flaw for Mac users, and also adding a handful of new features, most notably additions for FaceTime calls and iMessage user blocking.

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Apple nearing release of OS X 10.9.2 with FaceTime Audio, call waiting, fix for SSL flaw [u]

02/24/2014, 10:02 am

Some employees at Apple have begun receiving a prerelease build of OS X Mavericks version 10.9.2, signaling that the final public release of the software is likely not far behind, and it is confirmed to include a fix for the "goto fail" SSL bug [updated].

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New Adobe Camera Raw release candidate adds new 'Before/After' previews, expanded lens support

02/21/2014, 06:02 pm

Adobe on Friday pushed out release candidates for Camera Raw 8.4 and DNG Converter 8.4, with notable inclusions to the Photoshop CS6 and CC tools being a new "before and after" preview system, additional lens support and numerous bug fixes.

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Apple seeds latest OS X 10.9.2 Mavericks beta to developers

02/17/2014, 04:02 pm

As part of its weekly beta update schedule, Apple on Monday seeded the seventh OS X 10.9.2 Mavericks beta to developers.

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Apple seeds sixth OS X 10.9.2 Mavericks beta to developers

02/12/2014, 07:02 pm

Keeping with its weekly beta update schedule, Apple on Wednesday seeded the sixth OS X 10.9.2 Mavericks beta to developers on Wednesday with no significant changes.

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Apple issues new Boot Camp Support Software, updates Compressor with bug fixes

02/11/2014, 05:02 pm

Apple on Tuesday released new Boot Camp Support Software for 64-bit versions of Windows 7 and Window 8, as well as an update for Compressor that brings a handful of bug fixes and stability improvements to the professional-level video encoding and formatting software.

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Apple seeds fifth OS X 10.9.2 Mavericks beta to developers

02/06/2014, 07:02 pm

Continuing with its weekly release schedule, Apple on Thursday seeded the fifth beta of OS X Mavericks 10.9.2 to developers with no significant changes.

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Steve Jobs wanted Sony's Vaio computers to run Mac OS X

02/05/2014, 08:02 am

Despite stamping out the once-popular Mac clone program upon his return to Apple in the late 1990s, Steve Jobs a few years later reportedly flew to Hawaii to pitch executives of Japanese electronics giant Sony on the idea of selling Mac-compatible VAIO computers.

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Apple seeds OS X Server 3.1 Preview with bug fixes

02/04/2014, 05:02 pm

Coming on the heels of Apple's iOS 7.1 beta release, the company on Tuesday pushed out a new preview version of OS X Server 3.1 to developers with bug fixes and minor improvements over last month's version.

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North Korea borrows liberally from Apple's OS X in new 'Red Star OS' update

02/04/2014, 04:02 pm

In what is reportedly the third major version of the secretive country's homegrown Linux distribution, North Korean software makers appear to have looked toward Cupertino for inspiration.

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Flash flaw could allow attackers to remotely control Macs and PCs, Adobe issues critical update

02/04/2014, 01:02 pm

Adobe on Tuesday released a security update for their Flash Player to address a vulnerability that could allow an attacker to remotely take control of users' computers, an exploit that the company says has been documented in the wild.

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Apple addresses OS X Mail problems, offers stopgap workaround

02/03/2014, 05:02 pm

Apple on Monday published a new support document offering an explanation and possible workaround to the ongoing Mail problems many users have seen since upgrading to OS X 10.9 Mavericks.

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Apple issues OS X 10.9.2 Mavericks beta build to developers

01/30/2014, 11:01 pm

Apple late Thursday seeded the fourth OS X 10.9.2 Mavericks beta to developers with minor changes and continued focus on Mail, Messages and VPN services.

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Apple's Macintosh has forced the world to change for 30 years

01/24/2014, 06:01 am

Thirty years ago today, Steve Jobs presented the new Macintosh personal computer to a room of Apple investors. The machine has maintained its impact upon the world ever since, despite continually morphing into new forms while detractors voiced their disapproval.

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Apple celebrates 30 years of Mac with special webpage, video

01/24/2014, 05:01 am

Apple changed the computing world forever 30 years ago today when it launched the first Macintosh. To commemorate the anniversary, the company posted to its website a video and interactive timeline chronicling not only the machine's history, but its effect on the world.

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Apple addresses iMovie crashing issue in latest update

01/23/2014, 08:01 pm

In yet another software update rolled out on Thursday, Apple fixed a number of problems seen in the iMovie consumer-level video editing app for Mac, including random crashes.

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Apple executives discuss future of Mac on platform's 30th anniversary

01/23/2014, 06:01 pm

To commemorate the 30th anniversary of Apple's Mac, MacWorld interviewed Apple executives Phil Schiller, Craig Federighi and Bud Tribble, who shared their thoughts on what the Mac means to the company today, and how it will evolve in the future.

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Apple seeds third OS X Mavericks 10.9.2 beta to developers

01/23/2014, 05:01 pm

One week following the second OS X Mavericks 10.9.2 beta release, Apple on Thursday released a third iteration to developers alongside the latest build of Safari 6.1.2.

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