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Liveblog: Apple’s iPad, Mac and OS X event

Liveblog: Apple’s iPad, Mac and OS X event

This is it folks! Apple’s highly anticipated “It’s been way too long” event should be underway shortly (10:00 AM Pacific Time or 1:00 PM Eastern Time).

Apple is widely expected to unveil iPad Air 2, iPad mini 3, Retina iMac and also announce the release date for OS X Yosemite.

Apple releases OS X Yosemite Public Beta 6

Apple releases OS X Yosemite Public Beta 6

Apple has just released OS X Yosemite Public Beta 6. It most probably comes with improvements included in OS X Yosemite GM Candidate 3, which was released last week.

OS X Yosemite: New features in Safari

OS X Yosemite: New features in Safari

Apple previewed OS X Yosemite in June and will launch it publicly later this month, after multiple developer previews and betas. We’re covering the main features in the update, ahead of its public release.

Apple says vast majority of OS X users are not at risk to ‘Bash’ security flaw, software update coming soon

Apple says vast majority of OS X users are not at risk to ‘Bash’ security flaw, software update coming soon

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.

Security flaw in OS X ‘Bash’ command shell found, can be used for attacks on devices and services

Security flaw in OS X ‘Bash’ command shell found, can be used for attacks on devices and services

Eventually — inevitably — a new security flaw will be found. It can oftentimes be small, fixed with a quick patch, but sometimes it’s big. Or, in this particular case involving the ubiquitous “Bash” command shell, potentially very big.

Apple seeds OS X Mavericks 10.9.5 Build 13F31 to developers

Apple seeds OS X Mavericks 10.9.5 Build 13F31 to developers

Apple todays seeded OS X Mavericks 10.9.5 build number 13F31 to registered Mac developers.

Steve Jobs’ Famous Commencement Speech is Hidden in every Mac

Steve Jobs’ Famous Commencement Speech is Hidden in every Mac

Every copy of OS X that Apple ships comes with a hidden file named Apple.txt that contains extracts from two popular speeches. Here’s how you can access the hidden file.

Apple releases OS X Yosemite Public beta 2 and update for iTunes 12 beta

Apple releases OS X Yosemite Public beta 2 and update for iTunes 12 beta

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.

Apple unveiled OS X Yosemite at WWDC 2014 Keynote. It includes new features and improvements such as improved Notification Center, new iCloud Drive integration, Mail Drop and lots more.

Apple releases Safari 6.1.6 and 7.0.6 with a focus on security

Apple releases Safari 6.1.6 and 7.0.6 with a focus on security

On August 13, Apple released updates to Safari for OS X Lion/Mountain Lion, as well as Mavericks, with a focus on security fixes.

Oculus VR brings Mac OS X support in new SDK for Oculus Rift

Oculus VR brings Mac OS X support in new SDK for Oculus Rift

While Oculus, the company behind the Rift virtual reality headgear, has supported Mac gaming for some time now, it is now easier than ever for developers to compile Rift-compatible apps for the device with a newly published software developer kit.