On July 21, Apple released an update for the mid-2011 MacBook Air, the EFI firmware update 2.9, that was meant to address many issues, but namely a problem with the device waking from sleep. Unfortunately, that didn’t go well, so they had to pull the update.
AgileBits, the maker of 1Password, has been hard at work ever since Apple officially unveiled iOS 8 showcasing what the future of the application will look like on Apple’s upcoming mobile OS. With the latest news, many, many users will be happy with the focus on making logging in easier than ever before.
Apple has reportedly begun transitioning some Beats employees to Cupertino, while making other key changes
At the end of May, 2014, Apple announced that it was in the process of acquiring Beats Electronics for $3 billion. On the same day, an internal memo to employees detailed what the transition would mean, especially for those who worked for Beats, and now it looks like those changes are starting to take effect.
Apple on Tuesday added a detailed page to its website to remind customers about upcoming tax holidays in the United States. If you live in Alabama, Florida, Louisiana, Missouri, New Mexico, South Carolina or Tennessee, you could eligible to get a sales tax break on select Apple products purchased between August 1st to August 3rd. Georgia’s break ends one day sooner, on August 2nd, while the tax holiday date in Massachusetts is pending legislation.