OS X

Apple Seeds OS X El Capitan 10.11.6 Beta 1 to Developers

Apple Seeds OS X El Capitan 10.11.6 Beta 1 to Developers

Apple has seen fit to seed another beta of OS X to developers, following on the heels of releasing the first developer beta for iOS 9.3.3.

Mac Users Plagued by System Freezes After Installing OS X 10.11.4 Update

Mac Users Plagued by System Freezes After Installing OS X 10.11.4 Update

A substantial number of MacBook Pro owners have been plagued by system freezes after installing Apple’s latest OS X El Capitan update. The version 10.11.4 release causes systems to become completely unresponsive for no apparent reason, forcing users to hard reboot.

Opera for OS X Gets New Power Saving Mode That’s Kinder to MacBook Batteries

Opera for OS X Gets New Power Saving Mode That’s Kinder to MacBook Batteries

Opera wants to help you browse the web for even longer on your MacBook. The latest developer version of its OS X web browser includes a new power saving mode that drains less energy when you’re on the move and need all the battery life you can get.

Apple Seeds OS X El Capitan 10.11.5 Beta 4 to Developers and Public Testers

Apple Seeds OS X El Capitan 10.11.5 Beta 4 to Developers and Public Testers

Apple has officially seeded the fourth developer beta of OS X 10.11.5 for testing purposes.

Apple Seeds OS X El Capitan 10.11.5 Beta 3 to Developers

Apple Seeds OS X El Capitan 10.11.5 Beta 3 to Developers

Apple has officially seeded the third developer beta of OS X 10.11.5 for testing purposes.

FBI Disclosed iPhone Vulnerability to Apple on April 14

FBI Disclosed iPhone Vulnerability to Apple on April 14

The FBI has confirmed that it informed Apple of a vulnerability in its iPhone software on April 14. It’s thought to be the first time the bureau has disclosed a flaw to Apple as part of the so-called Vulnerability Equities Process.

Apple Seeds OS X El Capitan 10.11.5 Beta 2 to Public Testers

Apple Seeds OS X El Capitan 10.11.5 Beta 2 to Public Testers

Apple has seeded the second public beta for OS X El Capitan 10.11.5 for testing purposes.

Apple Hints at ‘MacOS’ Name Change on Dedicated Environmental Webpage

Apple Hints at ‘MacOS’ Name Change on Dedicated Environmental Webpage

Just a few weeks ago, the first hint that Apple could be considering changing things up as far as the naming scheme for OS X goes. And now Apple’s hinting at it yet again.

Apple Seeds OS X El Capitan 10.11.5 to Public Testers

Apple Seeds OS X El Capitan 10.11.5 to Public Testers

Following the developer seed of the first OS X El Capitan 10.11.5 beta, public testers are now getting their shot.

OS X 10.11.4 Framework File Hints at the OS Being Renamed to ‘macOS’

OS X 10.11.4 Framework File Hints at the OS Being Renamed to ‘macOS’

Some low-level files in OS X 10.11.4 indicate that Apple will be renaming OS X to macOS in a future release. An interface file — FUFlightViewController_macOS.nib, in the FlightUtilities framework to be precise — uses the macOS nomenclature, which hints at this possibility.