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Apple vows to fix Thunderstrike 2 exploit in Macs ‘as soon as possible’

Apple vows to fix Thunderstrike 2 exploit in Macs ‘as soon as possible’

Apple has vowed to eliminate the Thunderstrike 2 exploit in Macs “as soon as possible,” according to The GuardianThe promise comes just days after the firmware worm was first made public by a team of security researchers at LegbaCorp.

OS X El Capitan beta 6 includes more references to a 21.5-inch 4K iMac

OS X El Capitan beta 6 includes more references to a 21.5-inch 4K iMac

Apple’s latest OS X El Capitan beta, which was seeded to registered developers on Monday, includes yet more references to a 21.5-inch iMac with a 4K display. The discovery comes days after a reliable analyst reported that Apple will refresh its iMac lineup this quarter.

Apple seeds OS X El Capitan beta 6 to developers

Apple seeds OS X El Capitan beta 6 to developers

Ever since June, when Apple officially unveiled OS X El Capitan, the next iteration of Apple’s desktop operating system, betas have been trickling out.

See every app’s shortcuts with Cheat Sheet for Mac

See every app’s shortcuts with Cheat Sheet for Mac

A shortcut gets you from Point A to Point B in a shorter amount of time than it would if you did not take the shortcut. Pretty simple premiss right? But when it comes to shortcuts on your Mac, it might take even longer just to find or remember what that shortcut even is. Since every program and application has its own set of shortcuts it takes a while to get everything memorized. But with CheatSheet, memorization is no longer a requirement.

Apple seeds third public beta for OS X El Capitan

Apple seeds third public beta for OS X El Capitan

On July 22, Apple seeded the second public beta for OS X El Capitan, the next major desktop-based software release which is scheduled to publicly release later this year.

Apple releases second OS X El Capitan public beta

Apple releases second OS X El Capitan public beta

Earlier on July 22, Apple released the second public beta for iOS 9. Now, hot on the heels of that release, desktop public beta testers have something to look forward to as well.

The 15 Best Apps for your Mac

The 15 Best Apps for your Mac

Your Mac comes preloaded with a bunch of great applications like iMovie, iTunes, and Calendar (just kidding about Calendar). But while these default apps are good in their own right, there are so many applications available that will improve your Mac experience dramatically. If you want to create the perfect balance of productivity and usability than check out our carefully curated list below.

Apple seeds first public beta of OS X 10.10.5 to testers

Apple seeds first public beta of OS X 10.10.5 to testers

Apple today released the first public beta of OS X 10.10.5 to testers. The public beta comes a couple of days after the company had released a beta of the OS meant for developers.

Apple seeds first OS X 10.10.5 Yosemite beta to developers

Apple seeds first OS X 10.10.5 Yosemite beta to developers

Apple has been releasing software at a steady clip recently. On June 30, the company launched iOS 8.4 with Apple Music. Soon after, the third betas for OS X El Capitan and iOS 9 were released, followed quickly by the first public betas for both pieces of software.

How to Install OS X 10.11 El Capitan Public Beta Today

How to Install OS X 10.11 El Capitan Public Beta Today

Apple recently made OS X 10.11 El Capitan available to its public beta members. iOS 9 is also available for beta users, which we will also show you how to install. If you haven’t signed up to be a beta tester, the process is pretty easy and you can check out all the steps right here. Once you’ve singed up for the beta program the install is pretty smooth and we have all the steps covered for you.