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WebKit Code Hints At Dark Mode For macOS 10.14

04/20/2018, The option to switch between dark and light modes in apps aren’t new, but they are typically offered from app to app which means that should a developer choose not to include it, there’s not much users can do. This is why there are calls for companies...

Apple Reveals Why ‘Hey Siri’ Phrase Was Chosen

04/19/2018, If you’ve ever used a digital assistant on a smartphone, like Siri, Google Assistant, Cortana, or Alexa, you know that there will be a trigger word that you have to say to activate it. In the case of Apple’s Siri, it’s “Hey Siri” as its trigger...

Apple CEO Claims Users Don’t Want A Merged macOS With iOS

04/19/2018, There have been many rumors in the past suggesting that Apple could be looking for a way to merge iOS and macOS together. There is some synergy between both operating systems and they can communicate with each other, but is a merged platform something...


Apple Now Informing Mac Users About 32-Bit App Support Ending

04/12/2018, Companies are actively trying to push developers and users towards 64-bit apps as this has more or less become the standard now for both mobile and computing devices. Apple decided to ditch support for 32-bit devices with iOS 11 and it promised to make a...

Job Listings Hint At Apple’s Plans To Improve Siri

03/30/2018, Compared to Google Assistant or even Amazon’s Alexa, Siri, despite it being around longer, doesn’t feel quite as robust or as responsive despite Apple’s work over the years. In fact a report from earlier this month even suggested that Apple could be...

Latest macOS High Sierra Update Includes Support For External GPUs

03/30/2018, The problem with most Mac computers is that they are not really upgradeable. Apple gives users some options to choose from when configuring their computer, but this is mostly in the RAM and storage department, not so much in the GPU department which...

Apple Proposes New Emojis To Represent People With Disabilities

03/25/2018, Apple is a company that prides itself on its inclusiveness and part of their latest effort is to ensure that people with disabilities are represented when it comes to emojis. The company has recently proposed 13 new emojis that are meant to represent...

Safari Exploits Demonstrated At Pwn20wn 2018

03/15/2018, It is rare if not impossible that software is completely invulnerable to hacks or exploits, which is why updates are important and why companies reward developers who discover bugs or possible hacks. In fact recently at the Pwn20wn 2018 event, several...

WWDC 2018 Dates Confirmed By Apple

03/13/2018, Apple today confirmed the WWDC 2018 dates. As expected, its annual developers’ conference is going to take place in June this year. The company conducts its Worldwide Developers Conference every year to unveil new iterations of its iOS and macOS...

Newly Discovered macOS APFS Bug Could Cause Data Loss

02/19/2018, Apple is a company that has been known to pay very close attention to the details, but in recent years it seems like that is no longer the case, no thanks to an increasing number of buggy software releases. Apple only just released an update that fixed a...

Next macOS Update Could Also Focus More On Stability

01/31/2018, It is expected that Apple will unveil new versions of its iOS and macOS platforms later this year, but according to a recent Bloomberg report, it seems that the next macOS update will not be focused too heavily on features, but rather it seems that it...

Apple Issues Meltdown Patches For Older Versions Of macOS

01/23/2018, Intel recently boasted that 90% of chips affected by the Spectre and Meltdown vulnerabilities have patches, but of course Intel doesn’t actually issue these fixes directly to end-users which means that users have to wait for their OEMs to release the...

Apple Redesigns Its App Store Listing For The Web

01/18/2018, iOS users are probably more than aware that with iOS 11, Apple has made some changes to the way the App Store is designed, which now sports a cleaner and more modern look compared to before. However it seems that these changes are just limited to iOS...