Don't-Miss OS X Stories

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Apple reveals OS X 10.11 El Capitan, promising better speed and other upgrades

From pinning web pages to showing multiple desktops, This OS X upgrade includes welcome improvements to Safari, Mail and more.

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Thunderbolt's future on the Mac could be saved by the USB-C port

Intel just announced Thunderbolt 3 will use the same connector Apple just put on the 12-inch MacBook.

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Apple vulnerability could allow firmware modifications in older Macs, researcher says

Older Apple systems unlock the firmware after a computer goes to sleep

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Smart uses for smart albums in Photos for OS X

If you're still manually organizing your photos into albums, it's time to check out smart albums.

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Do you need to care if Apple changes its system font? (Spoiler: Nah.)

If Apple does change iOS and OS X's system font to San Francisco to match the Apple Watch, the font itself is only half the story.

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To-do app Wunderlist debuts API integrations with Slack, HipChat and more

Looking to become more useful to its 13 million users, Wunderlist releases its public API to integrate with chat apps and calendars.

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6 iTunes problems Apple needs to fix

iTunes is probably among the most used apps on your Mac, and there are several ways it could provide a better experience.

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Podcast: Beta think twice, it's all right

Glenn and Susie discuss whether it's smart to put betas of iOS and OS X on your everyday devices. Plus, we praise our experience with the new MacBook and gripe about early Apple Watch apps.

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Get your first look at iOS 8.4 beta 3 and its new Music app

Apple has released a third beta version of iOS 8.4, including a revamped Music app, as well as a new beta build of OS X Yosemite 10.10.4.