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Topic: Mac OS X

Apple seeds OS X Server 3.1 Preview to developers

01/21/2014, 05:01 pm

Less than one week after Apple released the second OS X Mavericks 10.9.2 beta, the company on Tuesday issued OS X Server 3.1 Preview to developers for testing, with changes focusing on the software's Profile Manager.

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Apple seeds second OS X 10.9.2 Mavericks beta to developers

01/16/2014, 04:01 pm

Apple on Thursday seeded to developers a second build of the upcoming OS X 10.9.2 Mavericks maintenance update.

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Bulletproof backups for your Mac

01/01/2014, 12:01 pm

Whether a generous holiday gift has made you a new Mac owner or you've been option-clicking since MacPaint was new, take advantage of the new year to implement a sound backup strategy that ensures the safety of your important data.

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Apps for your new Mac: Useful utilities

12/28/2013, 01:12 pm

New Mac users will find OS X a capable performer by default, but there are a few gaps that are best filled by third-party apps. AppleInsider has rounded up some of the most useful additions to any Mac user's arsenal.

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Tweetbot for Mac fixes numerous usability bugs with latest update

12/27/2013, 10:12 pm

Popular Twitter client Tweetbot on Friday received a host of bug fixes for its Mac app, including patches for unreliable image handling in direct messages and issues pertaining to unread feed items.

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Apps for your new Mac: Best email clients

12/26/2013, 11:12 am

For new Mac owners who feel OS X's built-in mail client is too complicated for their needs or who find it doesn't play nicely with their email provider, AppleInsider went hands-on to find the top alternatives.

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FaceTime audio calls finally arrive on OS X in latest Mavericks beta

12/20/2013, 01:12 am

When Apple seeded the first OS X Mavericks 10.9.2 beta build to developers on Thursday, it was discovered that FaceTime audio had been quietly integrated into the Messages and FaceTime apps, suggesting the company will soon bring its first-party VoIP solution to the Mac.

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Apple fixes VPN connection issue with Mavericks Server update

12/19/2013, 09:12 pm

Apple on Thursday released a software update for OS X 10.9 Mavericks Server that fixes an issue which prevented some clients from communicating with VPN services through L2TP connections.

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Apple issues first OS X Mavericks 10.9.2 beta build to developers, activates FaceTime Audio [u]

12/19/2013, 04:12 pm

Apple on Thursday released the first beta of its upcoming OS X 10.9.2 maintenance update to developers, with the new build coming less than one week after OS X 10.9.1 went out to consumers.

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Logic, Motion & Compressor also see updates alongside Mac Pro

12/19/2013, 11:12 am

Joining Final Cut Pro X on Thursday, Apple's professional-grade Logic Pro X, Motion and Compressor applications for Mac were updated alongside the start of sales for the new Mac Pro desktop.

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Apple updates Final Cut Pro with Mac Pro optimizations

12/19/2013, 02:12 am

Hot on the heels of Thursday's Mac Pro release, Apple updated its flagship Final Cut Pro video editing software with tweaks and additions tailored to take advantage of the new desktop's capabilities.

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Apple releases OS X 10.9.1 Mavericks with focus on Mail

12/16/2013, 04:12 pm

Apple on Monday released the latest maintenance update for OS X 10.9 Mavericks, with a number of changes and enhancements to email handling, as well as tweaks to VoiceOver and the Safari Web browser.

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Adobe releases Lightroom 5.3 with holiday discount, updates Camera Raw 8.3

12/12/2013, 01:12 am

Adobe late Wednesday announced availability of its latest Lightroom 5.3 and Adobe Camera Raw 8.3 updates, adding support for cameras and lenses that went to market since the last software versions were released, including the iPhone 5s.

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Apple seeds OS X 10.9.1 Mavericks beta to developers

12/03/2013, 06:12 pm

Apple on Tuesday seeded the latest OS X 10.9.1 beta build to developers, bringing minor changes to the upcoming maintenance update as it inches closer to public release.

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FileMaker 13 launches with browser-based support via HTML5, new tools for iPhone & iPad

12/03/2013, 01:12 pm

FileMaker, Inc., on Tuesday launched the next major update to its database software, with the new FileMaker 13 packing in more than 50 new features, including WebDirect, an entirely new browser-based technology for easier access.

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Microsoft's project 'Threshold' to further converge PC, phone & Xbox platforms

12/02/2013, 01:12 pm

Microsoft plans to continue to blur the lines between its traditional Windows PC platform, its Windows Phone mobile platform, and its Xbox One game console operating system with a forthcoming update codenamed "Threshold," according to a new report.

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Black Friday software and the lowest prices ever on Dragon Dictate 3 and Micro Drone 2.0

11/29/2013, 05:11 am

Black Friday has brought an assortment of software deals from Apple's AppStore and third parties, and AppleInsider is also offering an exclusive, lowest-price ever on the No. 1 selling speech-to-text software, Dragon Dictate for Mac 3.0, as well as the R/C Micro Drone 2.0 + Aerial Camera.

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Product (RED) Mac Pro auction brings in $977,000; gold EarPods sold for $461,000

11/23/2013, 11:11 pm

A special edition Mac Pro designed for the Product (RED) program was expected to bring in bids between $40,000 and $60,000, but the final "hammer price" reached an astounding $977,000.

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Apple seeds second OS X 10.9.1 beta with Mail improvements, Safari 6.1.1 [u]

11/21/2013, 06:11 pm

Apple on Thursday seeded an updated OS X 10.9.1 Mavericks beta to developers, noting that a few focus areas have been improved upon since the first build was sent out last week.

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Apple updates iMovie for Mac with support for older video cards

11/20/2013, 06:11 pm

Apple on Wednesday released an update to its consumer-level video editing and management software iMovie for Mac, adding support for machines running legacy video cards.

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