Articles about macos (page 2)

macOS Will Soon Support Universal App Purchases
When Apple first released the iPad, apps were still sold separately from the iPhone. This means that if you purchased an app that supports both the iPhone and iPad, you would need to get them both separately. Apple later streamlined this by ensuring that as long as the app supported either device, you’d only need to purchase it once.

Rocket League Ends Online Multiplayer Support For Linux, macOS Devices
If you are playing Psyonix’s Rocket League on either a Mac or Linux computer, you might want to take note that the developer has announced that they will be dropping support for online multiplayer for the game on both those platforms. This will take place in March after a final patch for the game has been released.

Fake Flash Update Trojan Is Infecting Mac Computers
Adobe’s Flash platform has been slowly deprecated from use over the years. Companies who have developed browsers, such as Apple, have also disabled the feature by default a few years ago. Unfortunately, it seems that there are still malware out there that is infecting Mac computers.

How To Use AirDrop
AirDrop is Apple’s proprietary way of transferring files from one device to another, and here’s how you can use it.

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Apple’s Macs Could Be Getting A ‘Pro Mode’ To Boost Performance
With most of Apple’s products, it is usually the company who decides how your devices function. This means that compared to other products and platforms, users do not have much control over it. For example, when it comes to determining whether to use the discrete GPU versus the GPU on the motherboard, this is entirely left to macOS to decide.

Bizarre Rumor Claims Apple Might Launch A Gaming Mac In 2020
At the moment, PCs thoroughly and utterly dominate the eSports scene. While there are definitely Mac gamers, due to the fact that PCs are more modular and easier to upgrade, it’s not surprising that many professional gamers choose PCs over Mac computers when it comes to gaming.

Apple’s Bug Bounty Program Is Now Open To Everyone
We imagine that many huge tech companies put their products through a multitude of tests before deciding that it is good enough to be released to the masses. However, more often than not, we’ve seen many product launches where bugs are discovered that were not caught during the beta testing.

How To Change MacOS Default Browser
With macOS, the default browser that comes bundled with the operating system is none other than Apple’s Safari. Safari is an excellent browser, especially if you use multiple Mac computers and/or iOS devices, because it will be able to sync your data such as browsing history across them.

How To Manage Startup Apps On Mac
Want to speed up how fast your Mac starts up? You can do this by managing the various apps that automatically launch when your computer boots. This guide will take you through the process of doing just that.

How To Find Saved WiFi Passwords On Mac
Trying to find out the WiFi password of a network you’ve joined in the past or are connected to at the moment? This guide will teach you how to find that password on a Mac computer.

Apple’s Safari Found To Be Doing A Great Job Of Preventing Tracking
While Safari might not necessarily be the most feature-rich browser, one of the things the company has done right is through a feature known as Intelligent Tracking Prevention, in which it would block cookies on the web from tracking users across multiple websites which in turn prevents advertisers from building a profile about you.

macOS Flaw Reveals Portions Of Encrypted Emails
The whole point of encryption is to ensure privacy, where even if messages or emails are intercepted halfway, as long as the attacker does not have the decryption key, they still will not be able to read it. However, an armor is only as strong as its weakest link, and it has been recently found out that macOS has a flaw which reveals portions of emails that are supposed to […]

16-inch MacBook Pro Might Have Been Confirmed In macOS Catalina Beta
It has been rumored for a while that Apple could be working on a new 16-inch MacBook Pro. Whether or not that is true remains to be seen, but it’s starting to look like it could. This is according to French Apple website, MacGeneration, where they have uncovered images in the macOS Catalina 10.15.1 beta that hints at the laptop.

Luna Display Challenges Apple's Sidecar With New Mac-To-Mac Mode
With the new updates to Apple’s macOS operating system, the company introduced a new feature called Sidecar. In case you’re unfamiliar, this is a new native feature that allows macOS users to use their iPads as a secondary display, so if you needed a second display in a pinch, this feature will let you do just that.