Items tagged with OS X Yosemite

Ahead of its earnings release that is due after the closing bell today, Apple has released two updates for its most prominent operating system. The mobile-centric iOS has been updated to 8.1.3, while the desktop/laptop-centered OS X Yosemite gets an upgrade to 10.10.2. The biggest addition with iOS 8.1.3 is a reduction in the amount of storage space required to install iOS updates. Previous iOS 8 updates have required users to set aside nearly 6GB of free space in order to install. For users stuck with 16GB iPhones and iPads (we still have no clue as to why Apple continues to string users along with such low amounts of onboard storage with no option for external storage), this has hampered their... Read more...
The latest update for iPhones and iPads, iOS 8.1.1 has been released which will improve the performance of older models. Owners of iPhone 4s and newer should benefit from the update along with owners of the iPad 2 and newer models. In addition to the new iOS update, Apple also released an update for OS X Yosemite 10.10.1 The new mobile operating system update addresses complaints from older iPhone and iPad users who reported that the performance on their devices had been affected since the iOS 8 update. But aside from the improvement in performance, there isn’t much more to the new update aside from some bug fixes. Meanwhile, the OS X Yosemite 10.10.1 update addresses a number of bug fixes... Read more...