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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.

First look: All-new Photos for OS X

First look: All-new Photos for OS X


Apple last year announced that it was sunsetting Aperture and iPhoto and replacing it with Photos for OS X. Though there has been much discussion about Photos for the Mac, the first version of the software was released today to developers as part OS X 10.10.3.  While still in the early stages of development, the app is receiving favorable accolades by reviewers at MacWorld and Yahoo Tech.  Read on the first impressions for Photos for the Mac. 

Apple seeds OS X 10.10.3 beta to testers and developers with new Photos app

Apple seeds OS X 10.10.3 beta to testers and developers with new Photos app

Apple has seeded the first beta for OS X 10.10.3 to testers and developers, and while the new software focuses on some new and lingering issues, a new feature really stands out.

Apple no longer teasing Photos app for OS X, but it’s still coming

Apple no longer teasing Photos app for OS X, but it’s still coming

Remember the desktop Photos app that Apple announced alongside Yosemite last year? We were promised an “early 2015″ launch, but Apple has how taken down all of the Photos teaser pages from its website. Don’t worry, though; that doesn’t mean it’s no longer coming.

Apple releases OS X Yosemite 10.10.2 with Wi-Fi fixes, iCloud Drive in Time Machine and more

Apple releases OS X Yosemite 10.10.2 with Wi-Fi fixes, iCloud Drive in Time Machine and more

Along with iOS 8.1.3, Apple today also released an update to OS X Yosemite. The update, titled OS X Update 10.10.2, fixes a number of issues, including an annoying Wi-Fi problem, adds iCloud Drive in Time Machine and more.

How to convert currencies and get exchange rates with Spotlight in OS X

How to convert currencies and get exchange rates with Spotlight in OS X

As a part of the Spotlight redesign in OS X Yosemite, Apple added a lot of new features to Spotlight, the search bar in OS X. One of these useful features is the ability to convert currencies, which turns out to be much faster than using a dedicated app.