Yesterday, a report revealed that security researchers from Red Hat had discovered an exploit buried within the common “Bash” command shell used in OS X and Linux.
Apple says vast majority of OS X users are not at risk to ‘Bash’ security flaw, software update coming soon
At the end of July, a Kickstarter was initiated for the Modbook Pro X, a device that puts a touchscreen and a bit more portability to a regular Mac. The Kickstarter has officially concluded, but Modbook is opening up another window for those who want to support the device.
Following the launch of Parallels 10 for Mac last month, rival virtualization software maker VMware has launched VMware Fusion 7 with support for OS X Yosemite and improved compatibility with Windows 8.1. The state-of-the-art virtualization software allows Mac users to use Windows as an operating system within an operating system, without needing to reboot.
According to DigiTimes, citing Taiwan-based supply chain sources, Apple will launch a thinner MacBook by late 2014 or early 2015. The report claims that Apple manufacturing partners have began production of components for the next-generation MacBook in small volumes as the launch of the notebook approaches.
Apple has just released OS X Yosemite Public Beta 2 (build number – 14A329r). It most probably changes and improvements included in OS X Yosemite Preview 6, which was released earlier in the week.