OS X 10.9 Mavericks continues to gain popularity, overtaking previous versions of OS X like Mountain Lion and Lion in November of 2013 according to the newest market share data from Net Applications (via The Next Web). First introduced...Show More Summary
In OS X Mountain Lion, Apple made sharing files between two Macs easier than ever before with AirDrop… but that only works if you’re on the same network. What if you want something as easy to use as AirDrop, but … Read more ›
Apple has seeded two new Safari betas for developers to test, supporting OS X Lion, Mountain Lion, and Mavericks in the latest updates. The two updates include Safari 6.1.1 for OS X 10.7.5 Lion and OS X 10.8.5 Mountain Lion, as well as Safari 7.0.1 for OS X 10.9 Mavericks. Show More Summary
When OS X Mountain Lion came out, we found out that there were 43 hidden high-resolution images included as part of the screen saver system: nature images from National Geographic, aerial images, images of the cosmos, and patterns in nature, … Read more › The post How To Find And Use The Hidden Screensaver Images In Mavericks [OS X Tips] appeared first on Cult of Mac.
You may know that your Mac can send you notifications via the native Notifications Center, introduced in OS X Mountain Lion. You can get notified via a pop up badge or alert window for various activities, like iMessages, Calendar events, … Read more › The post Keep Your Private Notifications Off Your Lock Screen In Mavericks [OS X Tips] appeared first on Cult of Mac.
We’ve been able to change the name of our Mac documents from the title bar since OS X Mountain Lion, and it’s made for an interesting new workflow. In fact, there was a nice little drop down menu that would … Read more › The post Change The Name, Tags, And Location From Any Document Title Bar In Mavericks [OS X Tips] appeared first on Cult of Mac.
Back in OS X Lion and then again in OS X Mountain Lion, Apple hid access to the user Library folder to prevent neophyte OS X users from messing around in the areas of the file system that could cause … Read more › The post Mavericks Makes It Way Easier To Access Your Library Folder [OS X Tips] appeared first on Cult of Mac.
Apple is now offering redemption codes on its online store for both OS X 10.7 Lion and OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion for users of older Macs who have not previously purchased the software, reports TechCrunch. Lion and Mountain Lion, whichShow More Summary
Apple on Thursday initiated online voucher sales for two legacy OS X version, Mountain Lion and Lion, with the offering aimed at easing the process of upgrading older Mac hardware.
Apple has started selling older versions of OS X through the Apple Online Store. Despite the fact that neither operating system can be purchased through the Mac App Store, you can still buy them for $19.99 each through Apple’s website. Rather than a physical disc with the software, you’ll get a code that can […]
It has only been out for two days, but OS X Mavericks already accounts for 5.5% of OS X’s total web traffic in North America, according to tracking firm Chitika. For comparison, Mountain Lion adoption was only at 1.6% two … Read more › The post Mavericks First-Week Adoption In North America Is Already Double What Mountain Lion’s Was appeared first on Cult of Mac.
Just 24 hours after launch, the newest revision of Apple's desktop operating system is responsible for 5.5 percent of all North American web traffic originating from Macs, a new study says.
If OS X 10.7 Lion brought a major overhaul to Apple’s Mail email client, and OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion was more of a minor Mail tune-up, then Mavericks (OS X 10.9) gives Mail—now at version 7.0—little more than an email oil change. Still,...Show More Summary
Apple’s latest updates to both iOS and OS X have largely banished skeuomorphism—design elements that imitate real-world counterparts. (The leather textures in Mountain Lion’s Calendar, Contacts, and Notes applications are the most familiar...Show More Summary
Apple surprised many yesterday by making the update to OS X 10.9 Mavericks free, rather than the $20 it cost to upgrade to the previous release, Mountain Lion. The company also surprised some (though not us) by doing the same for its previously chargeable iWork apps. There’s been a lot of commentary today about this being […]
Apple has unleashed the ninth point release of its OS X desktop operating system with nary a big cat in sight, but that does not mean users migrating from Mountain Lion to Mavericks will find an update devoid of differences. To help ease users' transition to the new operating system, AppleInsider details some of the biggest user-facing changes.
Safari 6.1 has just been released to bring Apple’s web browsing app for Mountain Lion into line with the newly announced OS X Mavericks version of Safari, with features like Shared Links, the new Sidebar, and Power Saver. This updated … Read more › The post Apple Releases Safari 6.1, Brings Shared Links, Sidebar To Mountain Lion appeared first on Cult of Mac.
In line with some of the new features found in Safari for OS X Mavericks, the Mountain Lion version has been updated with support for the new sidebar, Shared Links, and improved power-efficiency. Get it from the Software Update tab in the App Store.
Today Apple released version 10.9 of Mac OS X, codenamed “Mavericks.” The new OS includes several new features and enhancements over the previous version, “Mountain Lion.” The update is available for free for all compatible Macs from the App Store Below you’ll find a closer look at some of the new features in 10.9. iBooks […]
Apple today announced that Mac OS X 10.9 Mavericks will be free to all customers who have either Snow Leopard or Mountain Lion. Users can upgrade to Mac OS X Mavericks starting today, with downloads available through the App Store. To upgrade, you’ll want to access the Mac App Store (located in your Apps folder). […]