OS X Yosemite

Ask Andru: Which Macs can run OS X Yosemite?

OS X 10.10, better known as Yosemite, represents the next-generation in Apple’s desktop operating system. Yosemite brings a new look to the desktop experience, and also ties OS X and iOS together through a feature called Continuity that I bet will make work a lot easier for Apple users. Currently available as a preview, Yosemite… Read More

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Here’s how to catch all the action from Apple’s developer conference Monday

Those people who aren’t among the anointed few to be chosen as attendees for Apple’s Worldwide Developer Conference this year need not worry about missing out on important information. Apple will be live-streaming the conference’s keynote address for its Worldwide Developer Conference in San Francisco starting at 10 a.m. Pacific time on Monday. People who… Read More

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Here’s what to expect from Apple’s WWDC keynote

Apple’s Worldwide Developer Conference opens in San Francisco next week, and as always, Apple is kicking off its developer extravaganza with a big keynote presentation on Monday. It’s the company’s first major public event since the launch of the iPad Air last year, and it promises to hold some interesting developments for users of the… Read More

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Apple developer conference ticket lottery opens today

Apple announced today that it is opening a lottery for developers interested in purchasing tickets to the company’s Worldwide Developer Conference (WWDC). The lottery will run from today until April 7, in a stark contrast to previous years, when tickets have sold out in under two minutes. The Microsoft Build conference, taking place this week… Read More

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Apple vs. Microsoft, Google and Amazon: Why the future of ‘computing’ is a free-for-all

Talking about Apple’s new Mac lineup yesterday, CEO Tim Cook had this to say about the unnamed “competition.” “They’re confused,” Cook said, showing the slide above to represent Apple’s view of the competition’s direction. “They chased after netbooks. Now they’re trying to make PCs into tablets and tablets into PCs. Who knows what they will… Read More

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Apple’s next Mac OS X update is free, available today

Apple just took traditional pricing for operating system updates, and turned it on its head. During Apple’s special event this morning in San Francisco, the company announced that OS 10.9 “Mavericks,” its latest update to the Mac OS, will be available for a free download from the Mac App Store today, on compatible systems dating… Read More

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Apple to preview ‘the future of iOS and Mac OS X’

Apple this morning posted the splash page promoting its WorldWide Developer Conference, promising a “preview of the future of iOS and Mac OS X” at the June event — and prompting the usual flurry of speculation about what the company might have up its sleeve. This may be reading too much into the language, but… Read More