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Yosemite gets enhanced 4K, support for Dell’s 5K monitor with OS X 10.10.3

Yosemite gets enhanced 4K, support for Dell’s 5K monitor with OS X 10.10.3

While Apple’s new Photos app and a ton of new emoji stole the limelight when OS X 10.10.3 rolled out to the public last week, there were a number of significant changes under the hood that went unnoticed — including enhanced 4K compatibility, support for Dell’s 5K monitor, and a new protocol that delivers faster SSD performance.

Hidden ‘backdoor API’ found in versions of OS X as users urged to upgrade

Hidden ‘backdoor API’ found in versions of OS X as users urged to upgrade

When it comes to security, there is very little rest, as researchers and other individuals continue to find ways nefarious individuals could take advantage of generally unsuspecting users.

Photos app review hints at OS X 10.10.3 release today

Photos app review hints at OS X 10.10.3 release today

An Associated Press review of Apple’s brand new Photos app for Mac suggests it will be available today inside a public release of OS X 10.10.3. Apple has been testing the update since early February, so a public debut certainly seems due.

How to take a screenshot on your Mac

How to take a screenshot on your Mac

If you want to capture an image on your Mac, you will need to use the screenshot function. People snap screenshots to document computers issues or showcase a high score on Candy Crush. Apple, staying true to its core belief of “keeping it simple” provides a few different ways to take a screenshot on your Mac computer.

Apple releases fifth OS X 10.10.3 Yosemite beta to developers, and public beta testers

Apple releases fifth OS X 10.10.3 Yosemite beta to developers, and public beta testers

Apple has just seeded the fifth OS X 10.10.3 Yosemite beta (build number: 14D113c) to developers, and public beta testers. It comes less than a week after the release of the fourth OS X 10.10.3 Yosemite beta.

OS X Yosemite 10.10.3 Public Beta with Photos app is now available for download

OS X Yosemite 10.10.3 Public Beta with Photos app is now available for download

OS X Yosemite 10.10.3 public beta is now available for download. The beta is available to users who signed up for Apple’s OS X public beta program, which was launched last year.

Emoji continue to get diversified in latest betas for OS X 10.10.3 and iOS 8.3

Emoji continue to get diversified in latest betas for OS X 10.10.3 and iOS 8.3

Ever since the launch of the first beta for OS X 10.10.3, Apple’s bigger focus on more expansive options for emoji has become quite clear.

Apple seeds second OS X 10.10.3 Yosemite beta to developers

Apple seeds second OS X 10.10.3 Yosemite beta to developers

On February 5, Apple seeded the first beta for OS X 10.10.3 Yosemite to tester and developers, and now, several weeks later, the second beta has become available.

New Apple patent hints at 3D virtual keyboard that allows for mid-air typing

New Apple patent hints at 3D virtual keyboard that allows for mid-air typing

Following Apple’s acquisition of PrimeSense back in November 2013, a new patent indicates it could be working on a new type of virtual keyboard that would allow users to type in mid-air using a Kinect-like 3D camera system.

You can now run the Windows 10 Technical Preview on your Mac with Parallels Desktop

You can now run the Windows 10 Technical Preview on your Mac with Parallels Desktop

Want a taste of what’s to come for those who use Windows? With the latest version of Parallels Desktop 10, you can run Microsoft’s latest Windows 10 Technical Preview on your Mac without even leaving Yosemite.