Mavericks

OS X Mavericks 10.9.4 Download Released, Security Updates for Mountain Lion/Lion

After releasing iOS 7.1.2 earlier, Apple has pushed out OS X Mavericks 10.9.4, which has a bunch of bug fixes including one addressing Wi-Fi connectivity issues, reliability when waking from sleep and also includes Safari 7.0.5. The OS X Mavericks 10.9.4 Update is recommended for all Mavericks users. It improves the stability, compatibility, and security...

Mac OS X Mavericks Adoption Rate Passes 40% after Five Months

The power of free software has visible effects as early as five months after release: Apple released Mavericks, its latest desktop operating system, nearly five months ago, as a free upgrade, and now 40% of all Macs are running this latest version of Mac OS X. The data was shared in Chitika's latest report, which...

Apple Releases OS X 10.9.1 with Improved Support for Gmail and More

Following a Mail update for Mavericks in November, Apple today released OS X 10.9.1, an update that contains stability and compatibility enhancements for Mac computers. The update also includes improved support for Gmail in OS X Mail, improved the reliability of Smart Mailboxes, and fixed an issue that prevented VoiceOver from speaking sentences that contained...

Western Digital Updates WD SmartWare To Fix Mavericks Data Loss

Following the reports coming out last month regarding users experiencing data loss when connecting external hard drives to Macs with OS X Mavericks installed, Western Digital has just released an updated version of its WD SmartWare hard drive software, addressing the data loss issue, MacRumors is reporting. Western Digital had previously warned its customers in an...

Get Access To 43 Gorgeous Wallpapers Hidden In OS X Mavericks

With the release of OS X Mavericks, Apple has hidden away a bunch of gorgeous, high resolution wallpapers in a secret location, which are actually intended to be used for default OS X screen savers. Luckily, Lifehacker has shown us how to access these 43 beautiful wallpapers for use as background images on your Mac […]

Benchmarks: New 13-inch Retina MacBook Pro Gets A Graphics Boost

Apple revealed and released its new MacBook Pros on Tuesday. The new line of Retina MacBook Pros consists of five standard configurations, three 13-inch models and two 15-inch models. The new 13-inch Retina MacBook Pro features Intel’s fourth generation dual-core Haswell processor, Intel’s Iris graphics, new PCIe-based flash storage, and Thunderbolt 2 which is capable...

Reasons Why Apple Made OS X Mavericks Free

Some voices had already whispered that Apple was preparing some pricing changes on its desktop operating system, but Craig Federighi surprised many of us yesterday – I think – when he announced that Mavericks will be available as a free upgrade. The news that the iLife and iWork suites are going free just topped yesterday’s...