A user shared pictures of his MacBook Pro that caught fire, showing burn marks and a gaping hole on its bottom. As the owner explained, this occurred days before Apple announced the battery recall program for the machines.
Apple July 3, 2019
One beloved but little-used feature on macOS is going away. macOS Catalina appears to be gutting Dashboard completely, but the change makes plenty of sense as it provides little function these days.
Apple June 5, 2019
As promised, the new Mac Pro is here. Apple redesigned the machine inside and out, making what’s perhaps the biggest comeback in tech thus far.
Apple June 4, 2019
As Apple announced at its 2019 Worldwide Developers Conference, its next desktop operating system is called macOS Catalina. It's compatible with a range of Mac devices, and it's coming with a lot of nifty features to boot.
Apple June 4, 2019
Apple has started emptying out its social media pages for iTunes. At the time of writing, the Instagram and Facebook pages of the service have already been wiped.
Apple June 2, 2019
All signs point to Apple finally pulling the plug on iTunes at WWDC 2019. In place of it will be a standalone Music app, which is said to retain many features iTunes currently offers.
Apple June 1, 2019
The new 2019 MacBook Pro models have been unveiled with eighth- and ninth-generation processors. Apple is also debuting the first Mac notebook with eight cores.
Apple May 21, 2019
Microsoft’s Chromium Edge browser just landed on macOS. Users can download a preview now, which includes features found on the Windows 10 build released earlier.
Microsoft May 21, 2019
Apple’s rumored standalone Music app might not be as trimmed-down as initially anticipated. It appears it’ll basically be iTunes, just with a handful of features removed.
Apple May 10, 2019
Time to Switch to Lightroom, Aperture holdouts. Apple has officially confirmed that the photo editing software will not work on future versions of macOS after Mojave.
Apple May 1, 2019
Standalone versions of Apple Music, Podcasts, and more might be released for macOS, according to a noted developer. They’re apparently part of Apple’s Project Marzipan iOS-to-macOS initiative.
Apps/Software April 6, 2019
Microsoft makes Windows Defender cross-platform by bringing the client to macOS. Users will have access to much of the same antivirus options, including scanning, taking action on threats, and more.
Security March 22, 2019
By 2021, iPhone, iPads, and Macs will be able to run the same apps. Apple will unveil a new SDK that is part of a bigger plan called Project Marzipan.
Apple February 21, 2019
A decades-old Apple IIe is still functioning like it did when a New York City professor last used it 30 years ago. To his surprise, the obsolete computer still works well, even loading an old game from the ‘70s.
Apple February 20, 2019
Apple Maps is in for a big overhaul. Apple is rolling out new Maps data for those enrolled in the iOS 12 Beta program, which will eventually reach all iOS versions.
Apple June 30, 2018
A public beta version of macOS Mojave is now available to download and install. Make sure you have a compatible Mac and you’re enrolled in Apple’s Beta Software Program.
Apple June 27, 2018
Apple released a new update for its music creation software GarageBand. The new update brings a host of new sounds, loops, and instruments, and also offers Artist Lessons for free.
Apple June 23, 2018
Though it has barely recovered from its data scandal, Facebook has now become the latest target of some serious shade-throwing. At the WWDC, it seemed as though Apple was criticizing Facebook as it demonstrated new anti-tracking features in Safari.
Apple June 5, 2018
macOS Mojave, the next major macOS update, is launching this fall. It brings a number of much-needed improvements, including Stacks, Group FaceTime, a redesigned Mac App Store, and more.
Apple June 5, 2018
Goodbye, 32-bit apps: the next version of macOS will no longer support you. Apple is now warning users that they should update their apps to 64-bit, because the next version of macOS will start phasing them out.
Apple April 12, 2018
Select MacBook laptops now support external GPUs with the release of macOS High Sierra 10.13.4. eGPU support works via Thunderbolt 3, adding extra power to MacBook laptops with underpowered graphics cards.
Apple March 30, 2018
Apple has reportedly told its engineers to renew its approach to developing software updates for iOS and macOS. They no longer have to follow a strict schedule and can push back a feature if they feel it needs more work.
Apps/Software February 13, 2018
Apple has finally released security patches for macOS Sierra and OS X El Capitan. The updates come after similar patches for High Sierra, the latest version of Apple’s operating system.
Apps/Software January 24, 2018
A security bug on the macOS High Sierra was detected on version 10.13.2. The App Store System Preferences will easily unlock when logged in as an administrator and using any password as claimed in a bug report on Open Radar.
Apple January 12, 2018
Fixing a design flaw found in Intel processors from the past decade could translate in a significant performance drop. Depending on processor model and task, PCs could get up to 30 percent slower.
Computers January 3, 2018
Apple developers might soon start building apps that run on both iOS and macOS. If true, Apple wouldn’t be the first to take a cross-platform approach to apps, but it will still be a big deal.
Apple December 23, 2017
Apple's first ever iMac Pro is ready to hit retail soon and launch on Dec. 14. The machine will start at $4,999 for the base model, with higher configurations available to meet various needs and preferences.
Apple December 13, 2017
Apple seems to be doing badly in ensuring Macs are secure. Several users have now discovered that updating to the latest version of macOS High Sierra undoes the security patch released recently that’s meant to fix a critical security flaw.
Apps/Software December 3, 2017
A major security flaw has been discovered within macOS High Sierra. When exploited, it enables admin access to Macs, allowing users to perform every task an administrator can also do.
Security November 28, 2017
A former NSA hacker revealed a vulnerability that allows hackers to steal passwords stored in a Mac computer just as Apple launched macOS High Sierra. What can users do to protect themselves from the exploit?
Apple September 26, 2017
WWDC has already gotten off to a big start for Apple with plenty of new products and updates to talk about. One of the bigger ones for Mac users came in the form of external GPU and VR support coming to macOS.
Apple June 6, 2017
Apple has rolled out iOS 10.3.2, the last update for its mobile operating system before iOS 11 is unveiled at the upcoming WWDC 2017. Apple has also released macOS 10.12.5, watchOS 3.2.2, and tvOS 10.2.1.
Apple May 16, 2017
Apple has officially announced details for its WWDC 2017 event and it has a surprise: after 13 years of holding WWDC in San Francisco, the company is returning to San Jose this year. Here's all you need to know about WWDC 2017.
Apple February 17, 2017
Dropbox announced that Paper and Smart Sync services are now available for its users. These solutions are crucial in the manner the company is reinventing itself into a more collaborative platform for business.
Apps/Software January 30, 2017
The newly released Chrome build 56 addresses an antiquated process that drastically reduces reloading inefficiency. The improved outcome will not only let users reload pages faster but also help them reduce power consumption.
Google January 27, 2017
Apple will soon bring the Night Shift feature of the iOS to the macOS through the next update for the computer operating system. Night Shift adjusts the display settings of devices to help users sleep better at night.
Apple January 25, 2017
Apple has confirmed that several changes are going to ship with Swift 3.1 once it rolls out next year. In this version, the company will be introducing limited number of enhancements alongside bug fixes to pave the way for Swift 4's development.
Apple December 12, 2016
Apple just released the sixth public and seventh developer and beta tester previews of macOS Sierra. The latest desktop OS from Apple brings a slew of improvements, some of which are borrowed from iOS 10.
Apple August 23, 2016
Apple has recently rolled out the developer beta version of its next desktop operating system named macOS Sierra for MacBook, Mac Pro, iMac and Mac Mini. Here's what experts are saying so far.
Apps/Software June 23, 2016