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6 of the Best Simple Tips for OS X Mavericks

Simple but great tips for OS X Mavericks

OS X Mavericks is an excellent update for Mac users that has tons of great features, but even though the free update is aimed at power users with many advanced behind-the-scenes improvements, that doesn’t mean that all the tricks are complex. In fact, some of the best features new to Mavericks are some of the easiest to use, and we’re going to cover  [Read More…]

Activate Emoji And Other Special Characters In Mavericks [OS X Tips]

In case you missed it, OS X Mavericks came out yesterday and it’s free. If you’ve downloaded the latest operating system from our fine friends in Cupertino, then you’ll be able to check out this neat little tip. We all…Read more ›

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Hazel 3.2 Adds Mavericks Tags Support

Hazel users who have already installed OS X Mavericks have reason to be cheerful today: An update to the app brings support for Mavericks Finder tags, letting you do all kinds of neat things with your files, automatically based on…Read more ›

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Create a OS X Mavericks Installer Drive in 4 Simple Steps

Create an OS X Mavericks Install Drive

OS X Mavericks is now available to everyone as a free download, and while you can update as many Macs as you want by downloading the installer repeatedly from the Mac App Store, a better option for many is to create a simple bootable USB install drive. We covered this some time ago using a fairly technical process, but Apple must have realized that  [Read More…]

OS X Mavericks Is Now Available For Free, So Get Downloading!

OS X Mavericks is Apple’s next major version of its desktop OS that has been in beta all summer, and today Apple announced that it’s ready to ship to the public. For the first time, Apple is offering the new…Read more ›

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OS X Mavericks Now Available to Download for Free

OS X Mavericks is available as a free download

Apple surprised everyone when they announced that OS X Mavericks would be released for free to Mac users, and that download is now available from the Mac App Store.

Don’t forget to prepare your Mac for the Mavericks update, but if you’re impatient, at the very least you need to start a Time Machine backup manually before installing the OS X 10.9  [Read More…]

OS X Mavericks Release Date: Today as Free Download!

OS X Mavericks free download

Apple has announced that OS X Mavericks will be released today, October 22. OS X Mavericks is the next major release of the Mac operating system, and includes over 200 features and enhancements for the Mac, with significant improvements to power management and memory efficiency.

According to Apple, the newest MacBook Air models will gain an hour or more of battery life simply by installing  [Read More…]

Apple Quietly Updates OS X Mavericks GM With Bug Fixes Before Public Release

Apple has quietly updated the OS X Mavericks developer GM to a new build number ahead of the software’s imminent public release. The new build number is 13A603 while the original seed is 13A598. 9to5Mac first spotted the change and made the…Read more ›

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Prepare a Mac for OS X Mavericks the Right Way

Prepare a Mac for OS X Mavericks

OS X Mavericks is the newest major operating system release for Mac users, versioned as OS X 10.9, and it’s just around the corner. Packed with over 200 new feature enhancements and refinements, it includes some very handy new features that will make a lot of Mac users happy, ranging from Finder tags, to tabbed Finder windows, to improved battery life and power management.  [Read More…]

Apple Asks Devs To Start Submitting Mac Apps For OS X Mavericks

Another reason to believe that the release of OS X Mavericks is just around the corner: Apple has started asking third-party developers to submit apps optimized for the new OS in the Mac App Store. Apple wants devs to make…Read more ›

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