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OS X is the Operating System used on Apple Macintosh computers. It is based on Unix and started to ship on Macs in 2002. It succeeded to Mac OS 9 which was the final version of the pre-OS X operating system for Apple computers. OS X is derived from the work done on NeXTSTEP, the operating system written for Steve Job’s NeXT company.

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List Of Mac Computers That Will Support OS X 10.9 Mavericks

06/11/2013, Just yesterday Apple took the wraps off their latest Mac operating system, OS X 10.9 Mavericks. Unfortunately what the Cupertino company failed to do is announce which Mac computers would be compatible with their latest operating system. Well according to...

WWDC 2013 Announcements: Speculation And Rumor Roundup

06/09/2013, We take a detailed look in to what WWDC 2013 announcements might bring us. Apple is expected to unveil iOS 7 and OS X 10.9 tomorrow. iRadio launch is on the cards as well. New MacBook laptops and Mac Pro unveil possible too.

Apple Job Listing Hints At Upcoming iWork Update For iOS And OS X

05/14/2013, Are you an iWork user? If you are, chances are you might be a bit annoyed that Apple’s iWork apps have yet to receive a major update since 2009, which we have to say is pretty darn long! The iWork suite has been updated for iOS, but OS X users are still...

Apple OS X 10.9 Touted To Come With Multi-Monitor Fullscreen

04/29/2013, There is no point resting on your laurels unless you want your rivals to step all over your head, right? This is the very reason as to why Apple is working hard to deliver the next version of OS X, which would be version 10.9. 9to5Mac claims that Mac OS X...

WWDC 2013 Tickets Sell Out In Less Than Three Minutes

04/25/2013, Every year Apple organizes the Worldwide Developers Conference, it brings together developers from all around the world, and showcases the improvements it has made in iOS and OS X software. Tickets for the conference are not exactly cheap, $1,599 a pop to...

150 WWDC 2013 Student Scholarships Being Offered By Apple

04/24/2013, Today Apple officially announced that its biggest conference of the year, Worldwide Developers Conference, will kick off on June 10 in San Francisco. It will last four days, ending on the 14th of June. At the conference Apple will be unveiling its next...

Apple’s WWDC Starts On June 10 With Focus On iOS 7, OS X

04/24/2013, We’re about two months away from summer’s official start, which means not only will we be able to wear our no-longer fashionable jean shorts out in public, but it also means Apple’s Worldwide Developers Conference, or WWDC, will soon be...

Mac OS X 10.8.4 Code Confirms 802.11ac WiFi Support

04/10/2013, There is plenty that can be gleaned from the code of an operating system or program, assuming you know on where are the right places to look for. Well, it seems that code in the most recent 10.8.4 beta version of Mountain Lion did point towards the very...

Modbook Pro Brings Us The iPad We’ve Wanted All Along

03/20/2013, When the concept of the original iPad was being knocked around a number of years ago, many people hoped it would end up being a tablet with OSX installed on it. Ultimately, Apple used its iOS platform for its iPads, but that doesn’t mean you have to...

Apple OS X 10.8.3 Supports Windows 8 In Boot Camp

03/14/2013, It has been a long time in coming, and once again, just to prove the fact that good things come to those who wait, Apple has managed to reveal a new operating system update for their OS X platform in the form of the 10.8.3 update, delivering Boot Camp...

Surface Pro Runs OS X?

02/18/2013, Back in the day when Apple and Microsoft were bitter rivals where the desktop operating system was concerned, it was deemed sacrilegious to see Windows running on a Mac machine. In fact, at one point in time, when Windows could boot up officially on Apple...