Apple has added 7 new Flyover cities to Apple Maps, bringing the total number of Flyover cities in Apple Maps to 148. The feature allows users to view a photorealistic flyover view of cities, including the ability to zoom in on buildings and other landmarks.
OS X News
Coming just over two weeks following the release of the first beta of OS X 10.11 El Capitan following its debut on stage at WWDC 2015, Apple has seeded the second beta of the Mac operating system to developers.
Apple said on Friday that it has rolled out a server-side security update designed to address the concerns of cross-app resource access (XARA) exploits, and is currently working with researchers on additional fixes.
A team of six researchers has discovered three serious vulnerabilities in Apple’s iOS and OS X operating systems. The flaws have been used to successfully steal data, including passwords and secret authentication keys.
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Google is working on the battery issues users have complained about when using the Chrome for OS X browser. The company is working to improve the performance of the browser, attempting to bring it up to Safari levels.
Apple on Tuesday seeded the fifth beta of OS X 10.10.4 to both registered developers and public beta testers. The new beta comes just two weeks after the fourth beta of OS C 10.10.4 was released.
Apple on Monday took the stage at their Worldwide Developers Conference to debut OS X El Capitan, their upcoming new version of OS X
Apple is still fighting to get rid of the DNS errors seen in recent versions of OS X 10.10 Yosemite, and as part of that battle it has ditched the buggy discoveryd service in its recent 10.10.4 beta, replacing it with mDNSResponder, which was last used in OS X 10.9 Mavericks.
Apple has seeded the fourth beta of OS X 10.10.4 to developers and public beta testers. The new beta comes just over two weeks after the third beta.
While previous versions of iOS and OS X have introduced several new features, a new report says Apple’s focus for both operating systems this year will be on improved stability and performance, as well as new security features and interface tweaks.
Users are experiencing issues with a number of iCloud-related services. The services have had issues since around 1:30AM Central Time.
Apple is reported to be planning to use the new San Francisco system font designed for the Apple Watch to refresh the look of iOS 9 “Monarch” and OS X 10.11 “Gala.”
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Leica has informed buyers of its new Monochrom Typ 246 digital camera that the DNG files created by the black & white camera are incompatible with Apple’s new Photos for OS X app. Using the Photos to import shots from the camera could result in the Photos library becoming corrupted.
A group of anonymous developers who have successfully infected Nvidia GPU cards with malware on both the Windows and Linux platforms claim they can do the same thing on a Mac equipped with a Nvidia GPU.