Apple releases upgrades for Mac OS X, iTunes, and iOS

Apple has released updates for Mac OS X, iTunes and iOS.

Mac OS X 10.10.5 focuses on bug fixes and security issues, including the DYLD_PRINT_TO_FILE privilege escalation exploit. According to Apple, this update: 

° Improves compatibility with certain email servers when using Mail ;

° Fixes an issue in Photos that prevents importing videos from GoPro cameras;

° Fixes an issue in QuickTime Player that prevented playback of Windows Media files. 

Mac OS X 10.10.5 can be downloaded via the Updates tab at the Mac App Store.

iTunes 12.2.1 offers stability and performance improvements. For example:

° You can click on the Beats 1 banner to see what's currently on, or view a complete broadcast schedule so you never miss a show.

° You can now view a list of the artists you're following on Apple Music.

° An issue where iTunes loses its place when you go back to a previous page in Apple Music has been resolved.

° The upgrade addresses a problem where artists may be sorted incorrectly in My Music and an issue problem where playlists displayed in the action menu may not match the playlists in your library.

° Artists can now share thoughts, photos, music, and videos to Connect, right from iTunes.

You can download iTunes 12.2.2 through the Updates tab on the Mac App Store.

iOS 8.4.1 is a a maintenance and security update that includes improvements and fixes to Apple Music. It:

° Resolves issues that could prevent turning on iCloud Music Library ;

° Resolves an issue that hides added music because Apple Music was set to show offline music only;

° Provides a way to add songs to a new playlist if there aren't any playlists to choose from;

° Resolves an issue that may show different artwork for an album on other devices ;

° Resolves several issues for artists while posting to Connect;

° Fixes an issue where tapping Love doesn't work as expected while listening to Beats 1.

iOS 8.4.1 is now available to download through the Settings app on an iPhone or iPad.