toggle

AAPL Stock: 100.96 ( -0.83 )

Printed from http://www.macnn.com

Apple nearing first beta of OS X 10.8.3

updated 03:41 pm EDT, Wed October 31, 2012

Developers get invites in advance of seed

Apple is on the verge of seeding the first beta of OS X 10.8.3, says AppleInsider. The site quotes developers who say they've received invitations to test the new software. Because Apple hasn't even begun distributing the beta yet, it's unknown what kind of changes the company might have in mind beyond fixing bugs and security vulnerabilities.

OS X 10.8.2 was released in September and made fairly substantial changes to Mountain Lion, for instance delivering promised Facebook integration. Beyond that, though, Apple may not introduce many new features in upcoming v10.8.x releases. The company has switched to an annual release cycle for OS X, and so significant features are likely to be reserved for paid upgrades.




by MacNN Staff

toggle

Comments

  1. Foe Hammer

    Fresh-Faced Recruit

    Joined: 02-16-05

    I sure hope nothing Forstalls the release.

  1. blahblahbber

    Banned

    Joined: 02-01-05

    Originally Posted by Foe HammerView Post

    I sure hope nothing Forstalls the release.

    Opportunist.

Login Here

Not a member of the MacNN forums? Register now for free.

toggle

Network Headlines

toggle

Most Popular

MacNN Sponsor

Recent Reviews

Patriot Supersonic Rage XT 128GB USB drive

USB memory sticks are getting larger by the day, their growth speeding along with the availability and expansion of memory chips. But ...

Autodesk Smoke 2015

Since May of this year, Autodesk has been shipping the highly anticipated update to its high-end post-production video editing suite, ...

Crucial MX100 256GB SATA-3 SSD

While the price-per-gigabyte ratio for magnetic platter-based hard drives can't be beat, the speed that a SSD brings to the table for ...

toggle

Most Commented