MacOS

macOS 10.14 Mojave: The Ars Technica review
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Enlarge (credit: Apple) I ended last year’s review of macOS High Sierra by lamenting its invisibility but praising the much-needed work it did on the macOS foundation. There weren’t a lot of ways to tell that a Mac was running High Sierra instead of Low Sierra, but Apple quietly replaced the file system and the […]

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Dark Screen Mode Among New macOS Mojave Highlights
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Apple on Monday gave the world a peek at macOS Mojave, the next version of its operating system for Macintosh laptop and desktop computers. The preview took place at the company’s Worldwide Developers Conference held at the McEnery Convention Center in San Jose, California. Mojave has a mix of new features that add to its […]

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A host of new security enhancements is coming to iOS and macOS
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(credit: Nathan Mattise) Apple on Monday previewed a variety of security and privacy features it plans to add to macOS and iOS operating systems, including encrypted Facetime group calls, password-management tools, and camera and microphone protections. The company also released a beta version of the upcoming iOS 12 that, according to Motherboard, all but kills […]

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Apple releases iOS 11.3.1 alongside security updates for macOS 10.13.4
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Enlarge / The 2018 iPad running iOS 11.3. (credit: Samuel Axon) Today, Apple released small software updates for iPhones, iPads, and Macs: iOS 11.3.1 for the mobile devices, and a security update to the already-released macOS 10.13.4 for Macs. At just over 49 megabytes, iOS 11.3.1 is a minor update that fixes iPhone 8s for […]

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Tim Cook on merging macOS and iOS: “I don’t think that’s what users want”
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Enlarge / Tim Cook, chief executive officer of Apple Inc., speaks during an event at Lane Technical College Prep High School in Chicago on Tuesday, March 27, 2018. (credit: Christopher Dilts/Bloomberg via Getty Images) In an interview published in The Sydney Morning Herald today, Apple CEO Tim Cook suggested that Apple is not working toward […]

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Apple has begun notifying macOS users of coming 32-bit app incompatibility
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Enlarge / High Sierra wallpaper. The low-hanging clouds in the background may or may not be related to the name. (credit: Apple) Today and tomorrow, macOS users will begin seeing notifications informing them that 32-bit apps will not be supported in a future version of macOS, Apple representatives told Ars. Starting at midnight April 12, […]

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Apple releases macOS High Sierra 10.13.3 and iOS 11.2.5
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Enlarge / One of the 2016 MacBook Pros. (credit: Andrew Cunningham) Apple updated its entire suite of operating systems today with public releases of macOS High Sierra 10.13.3, iOS 11.2.5, tvOS 11.2.5, and watchOS 4.2.2. The High Sierra update is relatively minor. It fixes a bug that caused messages in the Messages app to appear […]

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macOS High Sierra 10.13.2 is here with enterprise and security updates
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Enlarge / High Sierra wallpaper. The low-hanging clouds in the background may or may not be related to the name. (credit: Apple) Rounding out several days of OS updates that included iOS 11.2, tvOS 11.2, and watchOS 4.2, Apple today rolled out macOS High Sierra 10.13.2 for supported Macs. You can download the update now […]

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iOS crashes and MacOS flaws? Here's what to do     – CNET
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The MacOS password flaw can reportedly return. Plus, some iPhones and iPads are repeatedly tanking. But you can fix the issues, with iOS 11.2 and with a Mac reboot.

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