Apple close to releasing OS X 10.9.2 with SSL fix, FaceTime call waiting

Apple close to releasing OS X 10.9.2 with SSL fix, FaceTime call waiting

Apple is distributing a prerelease build of OS X 10.9.2 to employees, which suggests the public release is right around the corner, claims AppleInsider. The version being distributed internally is identified as build 13C64.

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doubleTwist releases AirPlay Recorder, lets Mac users save songs from iTunes Radio

doubleTwist releases AirPlay Recorder, lets Mac users save songs from iTunes Radio

Double Twist released a Mac version of its AirPlay Recorder today. The app serves as an AirPlay device and gives Mac users the ability to record iTunes audio and iTunes Radio streams for offline listening. AirPlay Recorder is created by doubleTwist which is known for its popular, self-named jukebox app that lets users manage and playback media imported from iTunes.

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Apple releases sixth OS X Mavericks 10.9.2 beta to Developers

Apple releases sixth OS X Mavericks 10.9.2 beta to Developers

Apple has seeded build 13C59 of OS X Mavericks 10.9.2 to developers, which makes the 6th beta version to be released so far.

The latest build arrives just a week after the company released OS X Mavericks 10.9.2 build 13C53.

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Apple releases OS X Mavericks 10.9.2 Build 13C53 to developers

Apple releases OS X Mavericks 10.9.2 Build 13C53 to developers

Apple has seeded build 13C53 of OS X Mavericks 10.9.2 to developers.

The latest build arrives just a week after the company released OS X Mavericks 10.9.2 build 13C48.

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Airplay mirroring freezing on your Mac? Try turning off Bluetooth

Airplay mirroring freezing on your Mac? Try turning off Bluetooth

Apple has posted a new support document on its site, acknowledging Airplay mirroring issues with late 2013 MacBook Pros and the new Mac Pro over an 802.11 b/g Wi-Fi network.

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Former Sony President reveals Steve Jobs’ desire to launch VAIO laptops with Mac OS X

Former Sony President reveals Steve Jobs’ desire to launch VAIO laptops with Mac OS X

As Sony thinks about selling its PC business, Japanese writer Nobuyuki Hayashi shared a conversation he had with former Sony President Kunitake Ando that reveals that Steve Jobs wanted Sony’s VAIO laptops to run Mac OS X.

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Adobe patches Flash vulnerability that allows remote control of a Mac

Adobe patches Flash vulnerability that allows remote control of a Mac


Adobe today released a security update for its Flash Player to close a vulnerability that allows an attacker to remotely control a Mac or PC. This vulnerability was reported security researchers Alexander Polyakov and Anton Ivanov of Kaspersky Labs and has been documented in the wild.

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Apple offers temporary work around for OS X mail problems

Apple offers temporary work around for OS X mail problems

Apple offered a workaround that could help users who are having problems syncing their email with OS X’s Mail app. The document “OS X: New email messages not received until Mail is quit and reopened” was posted today to Apple’s support website.

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Apple doesn’t plan to merge iOS and OS X; OS X 10.10 to feature “Flatter” look

Apple doesn’t plan to merge iOS and OS X; OS X 10.10 to feature “Flatter” look

It has been widely speculated that at some point of time, Apple will merge Mac OS X and iOS operating systems.

However, don’t expect that happening in 2014, as Apple executives during an interview with Macworld categorically denied that the company has plans to merge the two operating systems. 

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Apple seeds OS X Mavericks 10.9.2 beta 3 and Safari 6.1.2 Seed 2 to developers

Apple seeds OS X Mavericks 10.9.2 beta 3 and Safari 6.1.2 Seed 2 to developers

Apple today made OS X 10.9.2 beta 3 and Safari 6.1.2 Seed 2 available for developers to download. Apple is quick on this beta 3 version of Mavericks releasing it one week after it made beta 2 available for developers.

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