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Apple seeds 8th OS X El Capitan beta to developers, 6th beta to public testers

Apple seeds 8th OS X El Capitan beta to developers, 6th beta to public testers

Apple has already made it clear that they’ve got a media event happening on Wednesday, September 9, but that doesn’t mean the beta train has a come to an end.

Apple seeds 7th OS X El Capitan beta to developers

Apple seeds 7th OS X El Capitan beta to developers

Late in the afternoon on Wednesday, August 19, Apple seeded yet another developer beta for the company’s upcoming desktop operating system, OS X El Capitan.

Microsoft Cortana comes to OS X before Siri with Parallels 11

Microsoft Cortana comes to OS X before Siri with Parallels 11

Microsoft Cortana is now available on your Mac — long before Siri — thanks to the latest Parallels 11 update, which lets you run Windows 10 and Windows applications on your Mac alongside existing OS X software.

Apple seeds fifth public beta of OS X El Capitan [Update]

Apple seeds fifth public beta of OS X El Capitan [Update]

On Tuesday, August 18, Apple opened up the beta gates and released the latest public beta for its upcoming desktop software, OS X El Capitan.

How to install the Apple Watch screensaver on your Mac

How to install the Apple Watch screensaver on your Mac

In high school I spent hours curating the best high-resolution photos to use as my Mac screen saver. Much like wallpapers, screens savers let you add a little flair to your computer. For those of you with an Apple Watch or for those wanting, you can now install a sleek new Apple Watch screen saver for your OS X device. 

Two zero-day vulnerabilities discovered by Italian teen that can give hackers remote access to your Mac

Two zero-day vulnerabilities discovered by Italian teen that can give hackers remote access to your Mac

Two newly-discovered zero-day vulnerabilities in OS X, discovered by 18-year-old Italian Luca Todesco, could give hackers remote access to your Mac. The find comes just days after Apple issued an update to patch a local privilege escalation vulnerability.

Microsoft introduces new Remote Desktop Beta app for Mac

Microsoft introduces new Remote Desktop Beta app for Mac

Microsoft has introduced a new Remote Desktop app for Mac that’s now available to test in beta form. The update brings a brand new user interface and new features, and you can try it out and submit your feedback today.

How to find Wi-Fi Network passwords on your Mac

How to find Wi-Fi Network passwords on your Mac

Your password is the virtual key used to lock and unlock your computer, bank account, Facebook login, or Wi-Fi network. With so many passwords floating around in your head it’s pretty commonplace to forget which one is which. Apple designed iCloud Keychain to make accessing all of your passwords across all of your devices pretty easy. But you can access your Wi-Fi passwords just using Terminal as well.

Apple seeds third OS X 10.10.5 Yosemite beta to developers

Apple seeds third OS X 10.10.5 Yosemite beta to developers

On Wednesday, August 5, Apple updated its TestFlight platform to better help developers get their apps ready for iOS 9.

How to get the stunning new OS X El Capitan Wallpaper

How to get the stunning new OS X El Capitan Wallpaper

I have been using the OS X El Capitan Public Beta for a few weeks now and have enjoyed my time so far. But I can say that I was disappointed to only find one new wallpaper for the upcoming OS X. I am sure that when El Capitan is officially released they will have a few more, like five available wallpapers for OS X Yosemite. But, with the release of the El Capitan Developer Beta 6, came the addition of one more wallpaper, which we will show you how to get after the break.