To be filed under “Fun Things to do on a Monday Coffee Break”: One of the most mysterious world landmarks can now be explored via 3D flyover in Apple’s Maps apps on both iOS and OS X.
OS X News
It’s not often you get to name your price for something in this world, but it looks like lightening has struck TWICE this week. On Tuesday we told you about the Name Your Own Price Learn to Design Bundle, but today we have an even better treat for you: introducing the Name Your Own Price Mac Bundle 5.0!
Apple has issued a fix for FaceTime on OS X, which resolves connection issues. The update is recommended for all FaceTime users running OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard. No fix has been released for the issues reported last week concerning FaceTime on iOS 6.
Envious of registered OS X developers who get to try out beta builds of OS X Mavericks? Then we have good news for you, as Apple is allowing everyday users to apply to gain access to beta builds of the Mac operating system.
In addition to the release of iOS 7.1.1 today, Apple also has some update goodness for OS X and Safari users. Security Update 2014-002 is recommended for all users and improves the security of OS X. This update also includes Safari 7.0.3.
Apple has seeded build 13D45a of OS X 10.9.3 to developers, just short of a week after the release of the seventh OS X beta, build 13D43.
Awhile back we showed you how to block unwanted messages and calls in iOS 7. But what if you’re working on your Mac and the messages are still coming through via Messages for Mac? Here’s how to block unwanted messages in OS X.
While Apple Maps may send you in the wrong direction on occasion, it seems it may be able to find the unfindable. Amateur sleuths on the search for the Loch Ness Monster have used Apple Maps to discover what they believe to be Ol’ Nessie herself.
Apple seeded a new build of OS X 10.9.3 to developers on Tuesday. Build 13D43 was seeded just under a week after Apple seeded build 13D38.
For those of you still hanging in there with Snow Leopard, there’s a bit of update goodness from Apple that is now available to you. Apple has released a bug fix for FaceTime that resolves an issue that could prevent Snow Leopard users from connecting to FaceTime calls.
Apple has released Xcode 5.1.1 to the general public, exactly one week after seeding a golden master build to developers. 5.1.1 is a bug fix release.
Apple has seeded a new build of OS X Mavericks 10.9.3 to developers. The new seed, build 13D38, comes less than a week after the previous seed, build 13D33.
Apple has seeded OS X 10.9.3 (build 13D33) to developers. This follows the previous build (13D28) by less than a week.
Apple has updated Safari for Mavericks to version 7.0.3. The update includes push notification and credit card autofill improvements, adds support for generic top-level domains, security fixes, and more.
Just a little over a week since the last seed, Apple has dropped OS X Mavericks 10.9.3 build 13D28 to developers.
Mac owners are upgrading to Apple’s OS X 10.9 at an increasing rate, with one report noting the latest OS is running on over 40% of active Macs. The rate of adoption far outpaces the operating system’s predecessor, OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion.