Apple opening its OS X Yosemite Beta Program to consumers on July 24 | TUAW: Apple news, reviews and how-tos since 2004

Apple confirmed it is opening up its OS X Beta Program to the public starting tomorrow -- Thursday, July, 23. Mac owners can sign up for the beta program on Apple's website using their Apple ID and will receive a Mac App Store promo code to download a beta version of OS X. Consumers must be have Mac running OS X Mavericks to be eligible for the program.