New 6th Generation iPod Touch Released by Apple

Jul 15, 2015 - 6 Comments

iPod Touch 6th generation lineup

Apple has released hardware updates to the iPod line, with iPod Touch receiving improved hardware specifications and new colors, and iPod Nano and iPod Shuffle receiving new color options.

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By Paul Horowitz - News - 6 Comments

How to Export Contacts from Mac OS X

Jul 14, 2015 - 12 Comments

Contacts app in Mac OS X Contact information can be some of the most useful data to export and share with others, and a comprehensive address book can be amongst some of the most important data a user gathers over time. The Mac makes exporting contact information from OS X Contacts app very easy, so whether you want to share and export the entire address book or just a single contact card, that can be done quickly.

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By Paul Horowitz - Mac OS X, Tips & Tricks - 12 Comments

OS X Yosemite 10.10.5 Beta 1 Released for Testing

Jul 14, 2015 - 9 Comments

OS X Yosemite 10.10.5 beta 1

Apple has released the first beta build of OS X Yosemite 10.10.5 to Mac developers and Public Beta users. The beta build arrives as 14F6a and is compatible with any Mac that is able to run OS X Yosemite.

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By Paul Horowitz - Mac OS X, News - 9 Comments

iOS 8.4.1 Beta 1 Released for Developers

Jul 14, 2015 - 2 Comments

iOS 8.4.1 beta 1

The first beta version of iOS 8.4.1 has been released to users participating in the iOS Developer program. iOS 8.4.1 arrives as build 12H304 and is compatible with the same iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch devices that can run any other version of iOS 8 or iOS 9.

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By Paul Horowitz - iPad, iPhone, News - 2 Comments

iTunes 12.2.1 Released with Bug Fixes

Jul 13, 2015 - 8 Comments

iTunes 12.2.1

Apple has released a small bug fix update for iTunes, versioned as iTunes 12.2.1. The release aims to address issues with Apple Music, iTunes Match, and Beats 1 radio, and is recommended for all iTunes 12.2 users who have experienced issues with any of the aforementioned features or services.

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By Paul Horowitz - iTunes, News - 8 Comments

How to Set Up Time Machine Backups in Mac OS X

Jul 12, 2015 - 33 Comments

Set Up Time Machine Mac Backups

Time Machine is an easy Mac backup solution built into OS X that allows for automated continual backups of files, apps, and the operating system itself. Not only does Time Machine make it incredibly easy to maintain frequent automatic backups of a Mac, it also makes it equally simple to restore from a backup in the event something goes wrong, whether you need to restore files, or even if you need to restore the entire Mac OS X installation.

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By Paul Horowitz - Mac OS X, Tips & Tricks - 33 Comments

Five Gorgeous New “Shot on iPhone 6″ Video Ads Debut from Apple

Jul 11, 2015 - 2 Comments

Shot on iPhone 6 by Hajime

Apple has updated the “Shot on iPhone” advertising campaign to feature five new videos captured on iPhone 6. The new collection features some rather gorgeous movie clips from around the globe, using time lapse recording and slow-motion video capture, both of which are built-in and easy to use features on the iPhone Camera.

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By Paul Horowitz - iPhone, News - 2 Comments

Mac Setup: Dual Display iMac 27″ and a Decked Out PC

Jul 11, 2015 - 10 Comments

Mac setup: IT Admin personal workstation with iMac and secondary display

This weeks featured Mac setup is the home desk of Matthew M., an IT Systems Administrator who has a great personal workstation. Let’s jump right to it and learn more about this setup, the hardware, and how it’s put to use:

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By OSXDaily - Mac Setups - 10 Comments

OS X El Capitan Beta Supplemental Update Available to Fix App Crashing

Jul 10, 2015 - 22 Comments

OS X EL CAPITAN 10.11 on a Mac

Apple has released a small supplemental update to OS X El Capitan Public Beta. The small update is available now from the Mac App Store Update mechanism and it fixes an issue that may cause some 32-bit applications to quit unexpectedly.

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By Paul Horowitz - Mac OS X, News - 22 Comments

Apple Airs “If it’s not an iPhone, it’s not an iPhone” TV Commercials

Jul 10, 2015 - 6 Comments

new iPhone commercials: if it's not an iPhone, it's not an iPhone

Apple has started to run two three new commercials for iPhone, one titled “Hardware & Software”, “Amazing Apps”, and the other titled “Loved”.

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By Paul Horowitz - iPhone, News - 6 Comments

OS X El Capitan Public Beta 1 Available to Download & Install for Mac Users

Jul 9, 2015 - 39 Comments

OS X El Capitan Public Beta

Apple has released the first public beta version of OS X El Capitan (10.11). Any Mac user with an Apple ID and compatible Mac can choose to download and install the public beta, though due to the nature of beta system software, this is generally only recommended for advanced users.

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By Paul Horowitz - Mac OS X, News - 39 Comments

iOS 9 Public Beta 1 Available to Download & Install Now

Jul 9, 2015 - 8 Comments

iOS 9

Apple has made the first public beta of iOS 9 available to users who are interested in testing the the new operating system before widespread public release later in the year. iOS 9 runs on all devices able to run iOS 8, but beta software is notoriously buggy, unreliable, and finicky, making the usage of public beta system software best reserved for secondary iPhone and iPad devices or for more advanced users.

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By Paul Horowitz - iPad, iPhone, News - 8 Comments

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