May 22, 2022

Apple Pledges Support for 3D Graphics Tool Blender

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Mixer today announced that Apple has actually joined the Mixer Advancement Fund to support ongoing development of the complimentary open source 3D graphics tool.

Along with a contribution to the Development Fund, Apple will supply engineering competence and additional resources to Blender and its wider development neighborhood to assist support Blender artists and developers, according to the statement.

Blender CEO Ton Roosendaal stated the statement suggests that “macOS will be back as a total supported Blender platform.”

Blender said its Development Fund accepts donations “to support activities to provide totally free and open accessible services for all Blender factors,” consisting of bug repairing, code evaluations, technical documentation, and onboarding.

The fund will likewise provide aids and grants to designers on generic and extensively concurred development projects, according to Blender.

Apple CEO Tim Cook to Attend Fundraising Dinner Benefiting LGBTQ+ Youth

Apple CEO Tim Cook, Utah Jazz owners Ryan and Ashley Smith, and Imagine Dragons diva Dan Reynolds and his partner taping artist Aja Volkman are set to heading a fundraising dinner on October 13 that will benefit LGBTQ+ youth services non-profit Encircle.
Encircle offers psychological health services for LGBTQ+ youth and their families. Back in February, Encircle introduced a “$ 8 Million, 8 …

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Apple Pays $100 Million to Settle Developer Lawsuit and Agrees to Multiple App Store Changes

Apple today announced plans to make a number of changes to the App Store in order to settle a class-action claim that was brought versus Apple by designers in the United States.
Under the regards to the deal, Apple will let developers use interaction techniques like email to inform consumers about payment techniques available outside of iOS apps, and it will expand the price points that developers …

Apple Seeds Tenth Beta of macOS Monterey to Developers

Apple today seeded the tenth developer beta of macOS Monterey, the latest version of the macOS os. The tenth beta comes one week after Apple released the ninth macOS Monterey beta.
Registered designers can download the beta through the Apple Developer Center and as soon as the appropriate profile is installed, betas will be readily available through the Software Update system in System …

Apple Seeds Ninth Beta of macOS Monterey to Developers

Apple today seeded the ninth developer beta of macOS Monterey, the most recent variation of the macOS os. The ninth beta comes one week after Apple launched the 8th macOS Monterey beta.
Registered developers can download the beta through the Apple Developer Center and once the appropriate profile is set up, betas will be available through the Software Update system in System …

Apple to Donate to Hurricane Ida Relief and Recovery Efforts

Apple today seeded a macOS Big Sur 11.6.1 beta to designers for testing functions, with the upgrade coming 2 weeks after the launch of macOS Big Sur 11.6.
Registered designers can download the beta through the Apple Developer Center and once the proper profile is installed, betas will be readily available through the Software Update mechanism in System Preferences.
According to Apples …

Apple will be contributing to Hurricane Ida relief and healing efforts on the ground after the destructive classification four storm made landfall in Louisiana over the weekend, according to a tweet from Apple CEO Tim Cook.
” Our ideas are with everyone in Hurricane Idas course, especially those safeguarding in Louisiana, and were grateful for the very first responders who are helping keep communities …

Apple Seeds macOS Big Sur 11.6.1 Beta to Developers With Security Fixes

Office 2021 for Mac Available October 5 With New Collaborative Features

Microsoft today revealed that Office 2021 for Mac will be launched on October 5 with many brand-new features. The suite of Office 2021 apps readily available on Mac consists of Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and OneNote, with the alternative for Outlook.
Office 2021 consists of much of the collaboration features already readily available to Microsoft 365 subscribers, such as real-time co-authoring of documents and Microsoft …

Apple Seeds Eighth Beta of macOS Monterey to Developers

In an updated assistance document, Apple has actually suggested that a permission-related error when utilizing a scanner on a Mac has actually been fixed as of macOS 11.6.
When attempting to utilize a scanner with a Mac, Apple stated users may have received a mistake message showing they did not have approval to open the application. The mistake message stated to call a computer system or network administrator for …

Apple Says Scanner Permission Error Fixed in macOS 11.6.

UnitedHealthcare Offering Insured Members Free Year of Apple Fitness+.

Health insurance coverage service provider UnitedHealthcare has actually announced that a 12-month membership to Apple Fitness+ will be supplied to its totally insured members at no extra cost.
Beginning November 1, members who already own an Apple Watch will be able to register for a yearlong Apple Fitness+ subscription for free. According to UnitedHealthcare, this covers about 3 million of its members across many …

Apple today seeded the eighth designer beta of macOS Monterey, the latest variation of the macOS operating system. The 8th beta comes one week after Apple launched the seventh macOS Monterey beta.
Registered developers can download the beta through the Apple Developer Center and once the suitable profile is set up, betas will be readily available through the Software Update system in …