Tag Archive: Beta


How to Create a MacOS Catalina Beta USB Bootable Install Drive

Advanced Mac users can make a bootable macOS Catalina beta installer drive using a USB flash drive. This offers a simple way to install the macOS 10.15 beta release onto a test Mac, either on a separate drive or partition. Using a boot installer drive allows for easy formatting and partitioning of disks too, making … Read More

MacOS Catalina Dev Beta 7 Released for Testing

Apple has released MacOS Catalina beta 7 to users enrolled in the developer beta testing program. The accompanying public beta will likely arrive soon after. Mac users enrolled in the MacOS Catalina beta testing program can find the latest software update available now from the Software Update section of the System Preferences application. Usually a … Read More

Beta 4 of MacOS Catalina 10.15.2 Released for Testing

Apple has released the fourth beta version of MacOS Catalina 10.15.2 for Mac users involved in the beta testing programs. MacOS 10.15.2 Catalina presumably focuses on bug fixes and improvements to the latest Mac operating system, perhaps addressing some of the issues and problems with Catalina that have been reported by some users. There does … Read More

How to Install MacOS Catalina Public Beta

MacOS Catalina public beta is now available for the adventurous to download and install. With MacOS Catalina public beta you’ll be able to try out all the interesting new features of macOS 10.15, including Sidecar which allows you to use an iPad as a secondary display, Screen Time for Mac, Activation Lock for Mac, enhancements … Read More

Beta 4 of iOS 13.3 & iPadOS 13.3 Released for Testing Purposes

Apple has seeded the fourth beta version of iOS 13.3 and iPadOS 13.3 to those iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch users who are enrolled in the beta system software testing programs. Usually a developer beta version becomes available first and is soon followed by a public beta release of the same build. Users that are … Read More

Beta 1 of iOS 12.3 & macOS 10.14.5 Released for Testing

Apple has released iOS 12.3 beta 1 for users enrolled in the beta testing programs for iPhone and iPad system software, along with macOS Mojave 10.14.5 beta 1 for Mac users in the beta testing programs. Beta builds typically roll out to developers first and then later to public beta testers. Separately, Apple has also … Read More

Beta 2 of iOS 12.1.3 & MacOS 10.14.3 Released for Testing

Apple has released a new beta for iOS 12.1.3 and macOS Mojave 10.14.3, along with a second beta for tvOS 12.1.2. The new beta versions are available for developer testing initially, and are typically soon followed by public beta releases. iOS 12.1.3 beta 2 is said to contain ‘bug fixes and improvements’, though specifics are … Read More

Beta 3 of iOS 12.2 Released for Testing

Apple has released iOS 12.2 beta 3 to users enrolled in the beta testing program for iPhone and iPad system software. The new iOS beta build arrives alongside tvOS 12.2 beta 3 and watchOS 5.2 beta 3, while macOS 10.14.4 beta 3 was released a day earlier. iOS 12.2 beta likely primarily focuses on bug … Read More

Beta 1 of iOS 12.2 & MacOS Mojave 10.14.4 Released for Testing

Apple has released iOS 12.2 beta 1 and macOS Mojave 10.14.4 beta 1, along with tvOS 12.2 beta 1 and watchOS 5.2 beta 2. These new beta builds arrive a day after the the final versions of MacOS Mojave 10.14.3 and iOS 12.1.3 were released for the Mac, and iPhone and iPad, respectively, along with … Read More

iOS 12.3 Beta 5 & MacOS 10.14.5 Beta 5 Available for Testing

The fifth beta build of iOS 12.3 and MacOS 10.14.5 has been released to users participating in the Apple system software beta testing programs. Typically a developer beta rolls out first and is soon followed by a public beta build. Additionally, new beta builds of watchOS 5.2.1 and tvOS 12.3 have been made available. iOS … Read More