Apple seeds OS X 10.7.3 build 11D42 to devs

Stepping aside for a moment from the extravagant Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, Apple has put developers to work by seeding the latest build (11D42) of OS X 10.7.3, bringing along the usual bug fixes and much more. Weighing in at 989.75 MB (for those updating from 10.7.2 and 1.26 GB for those updating from … Continue reading “Apple seeds OS X 10.7.3 build 11D42 to devs”

Apple TV iOS apps get native full-screen 720p resolution treatment [UPDATE: VIDEO]

Here’s wishing all our readers a very very happy and a prosperous new year. May 2012 give you what 2011 couldn’t! Yesterday we told you about two developers taking it to themselves to bring iOS applications to the Apple TV in a native experience, showcasing a video where they managed to get apps running side-by-side. … Continue reading “Apple TV iOS apps get native full-screen 720p resolution treatment [UPDATE: VIDEO]”

Developers hack Apple TV to run iOS apps side-by-side (video)

In an era where anything and everything is subject to hacking, especially if it’s an Apple device, a couple of developers — one of them previously responsible for porting iPhone 4S’ exclusive personal assistant Siri to older iPhones — have hacked an Apple TV to run iOS apps side-by-side. Developer Steven Troughton-Smith, with help from another developer … Continue reading “Developers hack Apple TV to run iOS apps side-by-side (video)”

iOS 5.1 beta 2 hits through

Apple has seeded iOS 5.1 beta 2 to developers, bringing along the ability to allow users to remove images from their iCloud Photo Stream along with the usual bug fixes. Photos taken using iOS 5.1 can be deleted from Photo Stream on your device and will be removed automatically from Photo Stream on your other iOS 5.1 … Continue reading “iOS 5.1 beta 2 hits through”

OS X Lion 10.7.3 build 11D16 seeded to devs

Apple has begun seeding OS X Lion 10.7.3 with build number 11D16 to developers few hours ago. The update emphasizes on  iCloud document storage, Address Book, iCal, and Mail apps, and weighs 633MB with no known issues. Accompanying Lion is OS X Server 10.7.3, with the same focus areas and build number. Release Notes OS X Lion 10.7.3 build 11D16 Seed … Continue reading “OS X Lion 10.7.3 build 11D16 seeded to devs”

Apple gives developers iTunes 10.5.1 Beta 2, iTunes Match for Apple TV

Apple has released iTunes 10.5.1 beta 2 to developers along with an email (below) announcing the availability of iTunes Match for Apple TV. The update, available for download from the Developer Center, fixes several bugs and still doesn’t render iTunes Match to the public. iTunes 10.5.1 beta 2 is now available and includes a number … Continue reading “Apple gives developers iTunes 10.5.1 Beta 2, iTunes Match for Apple TV”

iOS 5.0.1 seeded to developers, ‘fixes bugs affecting battery life’, will expire in a month

Apple has seeded iOS 5.0.1 build 9A402 to developers, featuring battery life fixes, multitasking gestures on the original iPad, improvement in Voice recognition for Australian users, and other bug and security fixes. In Apple’s words: iOS 5.0.1 beta contains improvements and other bug fixes including: – Fixes bugs affecting battery life – Adds Multitasking Gestures for original iPad – … Continue reading “iOS 5.0.1 seeded to developers, ‘fixes bugs affecting battery life’, will expire in a month”

iTunes 10.5 beta 9 releases

With just over 90 hours to go for Apple’s mega event, the Cupertino giant has seeded iTunes 10.5 beta 9 to developers interested in trying out the upcoming iTunes Match service. Following known issues were spotted from the release: – “Scan and match” feature is not yet complete. Some users’ tracks may not be recognized … Continue reading “iTunes 10.5 beta 9 releases”

Apple seeds Mac OS X 10.7.2 build 11C57 to developers

Apple has seeded Mac OS X 10.7.2 build 11C57 to developers, focusing on AddressBook, GraphicsDrivers, iCal, iChat, iCloud, Mac App Store, Mail, MobileMe, Safari, Spotlight and Time Machine.  No known issues were detected in the 790MB Combo Update. Get downloading.

Windows 8 Developer Preview (Direct Download Links)

As you might be aware, Microsoft gave a first glimpse of their new, “game changing” OS, Windows 8 yesterday at BUILD. They had also promised that a developer preview would be available soon and that it will be accessible not only to developers but to everyone. Fulfilled. Microsoft is making the same Windows 8 developer preview … Continue reading “Windows 8 Developer Preview (Direct Download Links)”

Windows 8 Tablet: First Glimpse

A first Windows 8-running tablet from Samsung has been displayed by Microsoft at BUILD, a developers conference, today. The new OS + tablet combo arrives on the scene sometime early next year, being suitable to compete with Apple’s iPad, which will be in its 3rd avatar by then. Here’s an overview from Joanna Stern at the Verge. By the … Continue reading “Windows 8 Tablet: First Glimpse”

Apple releases iTunes 10.5 beta 6.1 (featuring iTunes Match beta)

Apple has seeded iTunes 10.5 beta 6.1 featuring iTunes Match beta to developers today, the first time Apple has released its new cloud platform since announcing it at WWDC 2011 in June this year. The beta is available in the United States, and still has the $24.99 subscription cost tagged to it. Apple warns that what … Continue reading “Apple releases iTunes 10.5 beta 6.1 (featuring iTunes Match beta)”