Earlier this week Apple released the latest update for OS X Yosemite, bring Mac users up to version 10.10.2 of the operating system. This long-awaited update to the OS delivered a number of important bug fixes and security patches, many of which users felt were long overdue. Show More Summary
There just aren't too many new OS X word processing applications appearing these days, with Microsoft Word and Apple's Pages ruling the roost. So it was with some interest that I took a look at Wrise (US$29.99 introductory pricing at the Mac app stor...
Used to be you could just pop into the Safari preferences to set your default Web browser in Mac OS X, but that's gone. How do I set default browser now in Yosemite? The post Set default Web browser in Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite? appeared first on Ask Dave Taylor.
Microsoft has just launched its OneDrive for Business cloud storage service for Mac desktops, and integrated it into the OneDrive app for iOS. The latest update to OneDrive’s iOS app lets users access their OneDrive for Business accounts without the need for a separate app. Show More Summary
Time Machine is OS X Yosemite's "OS X 10.10 Yosemite reviews, features, apps, help, and how-to")'s built-in backup software. It was introduced with OS X 10.5 Leopard and has been there ever since. If you've never used it, please start. Show More Summary
The Handoff and Continuity features in iOS 8 and OS X Yosemite are a really handy addition to improving inter-device workflows, but the features are still somewhat limited to Apple’s own technologies and pairings of third-party apps specifically designed to support the features. For those looking for something that goes a bit beyond, there’s
Along with this morning’s iOS 8.1.3 update, Apple also has some new goodies for Mac users with the release of OS X Yosemite 10.10.2. The update fixes a problem that caused Wi-Fi to disconnect. The latest version also includes a number … Read more ›
Apple has made a small but significant change to its website that could spell bad news for those eagerly awaiting the release of the company’s new Photos app for OS X. Every single mention of the software has been scrubbed from Apple.com, save for a single help article that now lists the app as being “available […]
You know those unpatched Mac security exploits that Google revealed a few days ago? You probably won't have to worry about them any more. Apple has released OS X Yosemite 10.10.2, a hefty update that fixes those vulnerabilities, which let an intruder...
In line with our report from earlier this week, Apple has released OS X Yosemite 10.10.2 via the Mac App Store. The update brings the changes that we detailed in our previous report: Resolves an issue that may cause WiFi to disconnect Resolves an issue that may cause web pages to load slowly Fixes an […]
OS X/iOS/Safari: Pushbullet is easily one of the best apps for bridging your devices together. The one hole in its support, however, has been Apple devices. Today that's over. Pushbullet now has support for Macs, iDevices, and even Safari. Read more...
Running With Crayons, the developer behind popular OS X search replacement app, Alfred, has launched a companion app for iOS, allowing you to perform actions on your Mac using your phone. Alfred Remote shows a customizable screen of icons that can invoke apps, lock your computer, run workflows and perform custom searches from your phone. Show More Summary
Steven Troughton-Smith: With the same source file, and only a handful of #ifdefs, I could build the same app for 1984’s System 1.0 all the way up to he current release of OS X, Yosemite. Amazing story. Brought back warm memories of MPW. ?
We live in a modern era of Mac development, but behind that there's 30 years of legacy dating back to the original Mac in 1984. It's easy to ignore the millions upon millions of lines of code that have been written for Mac operatingShow More Summary
A Mac hardware vulnerability that has yet to be exploited on a wide scale will reportedly be fixed with Apple's forthcoming OS X 10.10.2 update for Yosemite, preventing any future attacks.
Some Macs have already been fixed by Apple. The post Thunderstrike attack fixed with OS X v10.10.2 appeared first on AppleTell.
OneNote is Microsoft's answer to Evernote and other note-taking software. It's available for iOS and OS X (along with Android and Windows Phone), but I'm going to focus my attention on the Mac version. Is it a viable alternative to Evernote? Let's take a look. Show More Summary
Apple is readying a fix in OS X 10.10.2 for the so-called "Thunderstrike" hardware exploit targeting Macs equipped with Thunderbolt ports, iMore has learned. According to the report, Apple patched the vulnerability by making code changes...Show More Summary
Tweetbot, the popular Twitter app for iOS and OS X, was pulled from the Mac App Store yesterday as users reported that it stopped allowing new logins, reports 9to5Mac. It’s not clear whether the issue arose due to a glitch or because the app had reached its Twitter token limit. Todd Thomas, a developer at Tapbots, said that the latter is not likely. Show More Summary
Tweetbot for Mac, one of the more popular Twitter apps for OS X, is currently unavailable from the Mac App Store. That's led to some speculation about what might have happened. Since there's been no official word from the developer, Tapbots, however, or the service, Twitter, any and all of it remains just that: speculation. Show More Summary