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Apple Unleashes Public Beta Of OS X Yosemite


Yosemite
Apple has today released the eagerly anticipated public beta edition of the next generation operating system for the Mac, in the form of OS X Yosemite. Users who have previously signed up for the Mac OS X public beta program will be able to now access redemption codes that will allow access to the beta of OS X Yosemite through the Mac App Store. The OS itself is obviously only a beta, so generally should not be installed on a primary device, as it may still be subject to instability and data loss.
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Apple Unleashes Third Betas Of iOS 8 and OS X Yosemite


iOS 8
Apple has today released the third Developer Preview versions of both OS X Yosemite and iOS 8 for testing. The updates, available only to registered members of the Apple Developer program were released together on the respective Developer Portals, and available through the software update mechanism on appropriate devices.

iOS 8 beta 3 brings with it a number of new features and is a fairly sizeable update. The new features include new versions of Find My Friends and Find My iPhone , as well as new Handoff functionality. In addition, iCloud Drive is being offered for the first time, the Dropbox competitor announced at WWDC. There are also a number of new wallpapers, as well as a number of behind-the-scenes bug fixes and updates to the Weather app.
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Apple Releases OS X 10.9.4 and iOS 7.1.2 Updates


OS X Mavericks
Apple has today released significant updates for both the Mavericks operating system for the Mac, and iOS for Apple mobile devices in the form of OS X 10.9.4 and iOS 7.1.2. The update for OS X, which comes around six weeks of the release of 10.9.3 contains a number of bug fixes and stability improvements. Apple has incorporated fixes for Macs that were having trouble connecting to known Wi-Fi networks, and also improves the reliability of Wake from Sleep. In addition, the update also contains a new version of Safari in the form of Safari 7.0.5.

The update, which is recommended for all Mavericks users is available through the Mac App Store software update mechanism or can be downloaded directly from the Apple website. It weighs in at around 280MB and is available now.
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Apple Seeds OS X 10.9.4 Beta


OS X Mavericks
Following the public release of OS X 10.9.3 to the public, Apple has today seeded the next update to the Mac OS to registered members of the Apple Developer program in the form of OS X 10.9.4. The update represents the first beta seed of the 10.9.4 and is being made available now through the Software Update option in the Mac App Store to those eligible to receive it.
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Apple Releases OS X 10.9.3 And iTunes 11.2


OS X Mavericks
Apple has today released a significant update for the OS X 10.9 operating system in the form of OS X 10.9.3, bringing with it a number of bug fixes and performance improvements. The update, available now through the Mac App Store, has been in Developer testing for the past two months and is recommended for all users of the Mavericks OS. The update brings extended support for 4K displays on the new Mac Pro and on the 15 inch MacBook Pro with Retina Display.
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OS X 10.10 Will Be Highlighted At WWDC 2014


OS X Mavericks
The next major version of OS X, 10.10, will apparently be shown off at WWDC 2014, with a number of Apple engineers being diverted to the development team from other projects in order to move the project forward. According to 9to5Mac, OS X 10.10, given the internal codename of Syrah, will form that fundamental basis of the conference, rather than iOS 8, and Apple has been moving iOS software engineers on to the OS X development team so that the new OS can be demoed at the conference.
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Apple Releases OS X 10.9.3 Beta With Enhanced 4K Monitor Support


Macbook Pro Thunderbolt Display
The first beta version of the next update for OS X 10.9 systems has been released by Apple for Developer testing. The new beta can be downloaded now by registered members of the Apple Developer Program, either through the Mac App Store or through the Developer portal. There is limited information available on what bug fixes are included with the update, but Apple is asking Developers to focus on testing for Graphics Drivers and Audio.
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How To Block People Through iMessage


Messages Mac
One of the new features that was incorporated into the recently released OS X 10.9.2 update for Macs was the ability to block individuals from sending iMessages to your account. That said, it can be a little tricky how to find the way in which to do it without going exploring. ¬†Fortunately, it’s very easy and can easily be found and activated.
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Apple Releases OS X 10.9.2 With Major Bug Fixes


OS X Mavericks
Apple has today released the next significant update for the Mac operating system in the form of OS X 10.9.2. The update contains a fix for the SSL security bug which has been garnering an amount of attention ever since it was revealed last week. That said, the 10.9.2 update isn’t just about the SSL bug. Apple has included a number of new features with the update that users will welcome. For example, users can now make and receive FaceTime audio calls, and can also activate call waiting for FaceTime audio and video calls.
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Something For The Weekend: Apple Releases Another Mavericks 10.9.2 Beta


OS X Mavericks
Apple has seeded another beta of the next update to the Mac OS in the form of OS X Mavericks 10.9.2. The beta, which is the fourth build to be released, has been seeded to registered members of the Apple Developer program and is available now as an update through the Software Update function of the Mac App Store, or as a direct download from the Mac Developer Portal. The new version follows on from the release of the third beta of 10.9.2 around a week ago.
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