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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.

OS X Yosemite 10.10.2 fixes Security Vulnerabilities found by Google’s Project Zero

OS X Yosemite 10.10.2 fixes Security Vulnerabilities found by Google’s Project Zero

Project Zero, Google’s security team, publicly disclosed three security vulnerabilities with OS X, following its standard procedure of making is discoveries public 90 days after reporting it to the software maker.

Any.do brings its popular task manager to the Mac

Any.do brings its popular task manager to the Mac


Any.do today announced the immediate availability of Any.do for the Mac, the newest iteration of its popular task manager. This version brings the iOS productivity tool to OS X, allowing users to manage their busy to-do list across Apple’s desktop and mobile platforms.

Upgrading to Windows 10 will be free, just like OS X

Upgrading to Windows 10 will be free, just like OS X

On Wednesday, January 21, Microsoft took the stage at a small media briefing for its next major OS release, Windows 10.

OS X Spotlight privacy glitch could show IP addresses and more to spammers

OS X Spotlight privacy glitch could show IP addresses and more to spammers

Individual features that are always connected to something else are always potential threats, especially as the world and its systems become even more inter-connected. Which is one reason why it can take some time before privacy glitches are discovered.

Apple releases Network Time Protocol security update for OS X users

Apple releases Network Time Protocol security update for OS X users

Apple has issued an update on Monday, December 22, that serves as a security fix for an issue that was recently found as a “critical security issue.”

Apple seeds third OS X Yosemite 10.10.2 beta, includes fixes for Wi-Fi, Mail, & VoiceOver issues

Apple seeds third OS X Yosemite 10.10.2 beta, includes fixes for Wi-Fi, Mail, & VoiceOver issues

Apple today seeded the third beta of OS X Yosemite 10.10.2, with fixes for Wi-Fi, Mail and VoiceOver. The beta release comes a little more than a week after the second beta, which was released on December 4.

How to Jailbreak iOS 8.1.1 using TaiG on Mac OS X using a virtual machine

How to Jailbreak iOS 8.1.1 using TaiG on Mac OS X using a virtual machine

The TaiG team released TaiG jailbreak for iOS 8 — iOS 8.1.1 few days back, but the jailbreak tool is Windows only. The TaiG team have said that they’re working on the Mac version of the TaiG jailbreak.

Apple releases update to Safari for Yosemite, Mavericks and Mountain Lion [Updated: Pulled]

Apple releases update to Safari for Yosemite, Mavericks and Mountain Lion [Updated: Pulled]

Apple on Wednesday, December 3, released an update to Safari running on the three most recent versions of the desktop platform: Yosemite, Mavericks and Mountain Lion.

How to speed up your Mac running OS X Yosemite

How to speed up your Mac running OS X Yosemite

OS X Yosemite comes with a lot of new features, including an all new design, improved Safari, Messages and Mail app, Continuity and more. If you feel that your Mac has become slower after updating to OS X Yosemite, here are some tips to speed it up.