Apple Announced OS X Yosemite Public Beta

1:52 PM, Jun. 2nd, 2014 · · Product News

Apple is giving developers access to the beta version of OS X Yosemite now, and will let the public get in on the beta action some time this summer. The company tried out the public beta program with OS X 10.9.3, and now is ready to do the same with its next major Mac OS upgrade.

Refurb Store Hides iPod Classic From Sidebar

8:15 PM, May. 30th, 2014 · · Product News


The iPod Classic has disappeared from the sidebar in the Refurb section of the Apple online store. While the page still exists, it is no longer easily accessible from the main refurb section.

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This is probably going to be met by a lot of shrugs, but I have over a decade of fond iPod memories. Yeah the iMac made some noise, but the iPod turned it up to eleven.

Beats Announces Redesigned Solo Headphones

7:30 PM, May. 29th, 2014 · · Product News

Beats Solo 2

One day after Apple announced its acqusition of Beats Electronics, the company announced a redesigned line of Solo over-ear headphones, called Solo² that include improved acoustics as well as a new more streamlined look.

Beats Music for iOS Drops Annual Subscription to $99, Extends Trial to 14 Days

5:21 PM, May. 28th, 2014 · · Product News

Beats Music for iOS

The Beats Music app for iOS was updated to version 2.1.0 on Thursday in the wake of Apple's announcement to purchase both Beats Music and Beats Electronics. The update includes a price drop on an annual subscription to the music streaming business from $119.88 down to $99.99. The company also extended its free trial offer from 7 days to 14.