Apple has seeded the fourth beta of OS X El Capitan 10.11.2 to developers and public beta testers today. The new beta build 15C47a comes one week after the previous beta was released, which could signify that Apple’s close to completing a final version of the update, after releasing its last OS X update (10.11.1) […] (via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens)
Members of Apple's registered developer program can now access the fourth pre-release beta of OS X 10.11.2, a forthcoming maintenance and security update for its OS X El Capitan operating system.
Apple has seeded the fourth beta version of OS X 10.11.2 to developers. It can be found now at the Mac Developer Resource Center, as well as through the Mac App Store on a Mac running the previous beta. A new update for the OS X 10.11.2 Public Beta is also available. Show More Summary
Apple today seeded the fourth beta of an upcoming OS X 10.11.2 El Capitan update to developers and public beta testers, just one week after seeding the third beta and a full month after releasing OS X 10.11.1, the first OS X El Capitan...Show More Summary
Apple is continuing to develop the upcoming OS X El Capitan 10.11.2 update, and today released the latest test version. OS X El Capitan Update Developer Beta 4 is now available in the Mac App Store. Check the Updates tab to download, install, and restart your Mac if you’re testing the latest beta version. While previous […]
EXCLUSIVE: Alex Bronfman and Matt Orenstein’s nascent Canadian indie distributor ABMO has entered a multi-year output deal with Toronto-based Elevation Pictures to handle ABMO’s slate. The deal kicks off with ABMO’s February, the Osgood Perkins-helmed thriller that stars Emma Roberts, Kiernan Shipka and Lucy Boynton. Show More Summary
The minimalism of Chrome OS finds hardware to match, with mixed results. A few years ago, Google shocked the laptop market with a $250 Chromebook. Read Full Story
There are plenty of decent cheap Android smartphones that cost about $100 and have specifications that are good enough for casual use, aside from texting and making calls. Mozilla is trying to make Firefox OS popular in the market by introducing handsets that cost as low as $25 but Walmart’s latest option for the budget conscious beats even that. Show More Summary
The $85 HDMI-stick lets you bring the Internet powers of Chrome OS anywhere.
Despite rumors to the contrary, Google isn’t planning to merge Chrome OS and Android. Chrome OS is here to stay, they say, and as proof they’re offering up the new Asus Chromebit. You […]
Another new form factor brings Chrome OS to even more screens. It's been long enough since the concept of a Chromebit was unveiled in March 2015 that it may have faded from many people's memory. But Google and ASUS are very much still...Show More Summary
While many of our readers are on Windows 10 Mobile already via the insider preview, others still are not yet on Microsoft’s new OS. As Windows 10 is coming up this week, Microsoft has finally released an official changelog showcasing all the new features of the OS like Skype Integration, RCS (for advnaced messaging, activated […]
Google today announced the Asus Chromebit, an $85 HDMI stick that allows users to plug into any screen and run Chrome OS straight out of the box — assuming they also link up a USB or bluetooth mouse and keyboard. The 75g candy bar-like dongle is “a full computer,” Google says, and envisions it for use-cases […]
Though Google and ASUS took the wraps off of their new little Chrome OS computer called the Chromebit back in March, the two companies are finally ready to release it into the wild — and they're doing it at a great price, just $85. For...Show More Summary
Earlier this year, Google and ASUS announced the Chromebit — a full Chrome OS-based computer on an HDMI stick. Today, the two companies are officially launching this new way of using Chrome OS on any screen with an HDMI port. The $85...Show More Summary
Reg staff stunned – some Cupertino news we can get behind Apple CEO Tim Cook is telling customers not to expect a Mac answer to the Microsoft Surface Pro any time soon.…
The classic Commodore 64 has had its share of modernizing in the OS department. From its roots starting up a basic prompt, to full high resolution GUI packages like GEOS, to today where [Jim_64] added a tablet like launcher completeShow More Summary
Two of the early Mac user-interface designers argue in a lengthy FastCo piece that Apple has abandoned many of its original human interface design principles in both OS X and iOS, and a switch to an alphabetic rather than hierarchical list seemingly puts aesthetics above all else. Don Norman and Bruce Tognazzini say that five of […]
Apple CEO Tim Cook has ruled out the possibility of Apple merging iOS and OS X to create a single category of device. Speaking to the Irish Independent, Cook said that such a device would be too compromised. “We feel strongly that customers are not really looking for a converged Mac and iPad,” said Cook. “Because […]
The chances of seeing an OS X tablet any time soon have been dashed as Apple CEO Tim Cook says that customers don't want Macs and iPads to converge.