macOS: News

16 Nov 2023


Microsoft introduces Windows app for iPhone, iPad, Macs, and PCs

Microsoft has created a Windows App for iOS, iPadOS, macOS, Windows, and web browsers, serving as a one-stop-shop for streaming Windows from various sources.

30 Aug 2023


WhatsApp group video calling on Mac: A step-by-step guide

WhatsApp has introduced a new native app for macOS, providing users with exciting features and a familiar design tailored for Mac users.

13 Jun 2023


MacBook Air 15-inch now available in India: Should you buy

Apple's newly announced MacBook Air 15-inch is now up for grabs in India starting at Rs. 1,34,900. It is available via the brand's online and offline stores, and authorized resellers.

06 Jun 2023


WWDC: Apple announces Vision Pro, iOS 17, MacBook Air 15

WWDC 2023 is perhaps the most significant product launch event by Apple in almost a decade.

08 May 2023


WhatsApp on iOS to introduce community tabs within chat lists

Another day, another update. WhatsApp is working on improving the in-app experience for users.

29 Dec 2022


WhatsApp will soon allow users to select chats on desktops

WhatsApp is developing a new feature that will help users organize their chat lists on desktops.

04 Aug 2022


Government warns macOS, iOS, ChromeOS users of severe security threats

Users of macOS, iPadOS, iOS, and ChromeOS, beware, says the Indian government's Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT-In).

15 Jul 2022


MacBook Air M2 goes on sale today: Should you buy?

The all-new MacBook Air M2 is now available for purchase in India. The device bears a starting price tag of Rs. 1,19,900 for its 8GB/256GB configuration.

03 Jun 2022


Apple WWDC 2022: iOS 16, macOS Mammoth, and other rumors

Apple's Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) is set to be held on June 6. The company's new operating systems will be the centerpiece of the event that brings a whole bunch of software developers under one roof.

02 Nov 2021


Memory leak causes macOS Monterey apps to chew through RAM

Many Mac users who recently upgraded to macOS Monterey reported abnormally high RAM usage by certain applications, including Apple's Control Center, Mozilla Firefox, and the Safari browser. The issue has come to be known as "memory leak."

24 Oct 2021


These macOS Monterey features won't work on your Intel-based Macs

Apple's macOS Monterey will be available as an OTA update for macOS Big Sur users, including those running older Intel-based Macs, starting Monday, October 25.

19 Oct 2021


Get macOS Monterey for free on October 25: Here's how

After months of beta testing, Apple has finally announced macOS Monterey will be available as a free upgrade for macOS Big Sur users starting October 25.

13 Oct 2021


What to expect from Apple's 'Unleashed' event on October 18?

While products announced at Apple's previous "California Streaming" event are just beginning to reach consumers, Apple has now started drumming up hype for another upcoming event dubbed "Unleashed," slated to be held on October 18.

11 Aug 2021


Apple explains Child Safety policy amid growing concerns

After the implementation methodology of Apple's upcoming Child Safety policy drew flak from eminent personalities, the iPhone maker has attempted to dispel the growing alarm.

31 Jul 2021


Here's how to use Low Power Mode on your Mac

Around a month ago, Apple released the public beta version of macOS Monterey. Besides a slew of useful features, the updated operating system features a Low Power Mode that can be used on MacBooks.

25 Aug 2020


#BugAlert: Security flaw flagged in Safari, but Apple delayed patch

Apple's Safari browser has been taking on Google Chrome with its promise of safety and security, but that does not mean it is totally bug-proof.

23 Jun 2020


Apple Silicon: How it will redefine Macs of the future

At WWDC 2020, Apple made plenty of announcements, focusing mainly on the software side of things.

19 Jun 2020


2020 MacBooks are running into USB 2.0 connectivity issues

The latest line of MacBooks - 2020 MacBook Pro and MacBook Air - is running into connectivity issues, creating problems for a number of users around the world.

06 May 2020


Apple's WWDC starts from June 22, and will be free

Back in March, Apple had announced its Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) 2020 would take place in an online-only format, due to the novel coronavirus pandemic.

17 Apr 2020


Apple's new feature will extend your MacBook's battery life

Apple is working on a handy new way to make MacBook batteries last longer.

03 Apr 2020


Finally, Facebook launches Messenger app on Windows, macOS

More than nine years after launching Messenger, Facebook has made the popular messaging service available as a dedicated app for Windows and macOS users.

19 Mar 2020


Tricks to remain 'active' on Slack while working from home

After the COVID-19 outbreak, companies around the world began allowing employees to work from home. While many firms have opened offices, some continue to work remotely.

16 Mar 2020


Here's what you need to play Stadia games in 4K

Finally, Google has launched the long-awaited ability to play 4K Stadia games on the web.

02 Mar 2020


The 'all-in-one' keyboard you want, the keyboard you can't buy

Not every notebook packs enough ports to let you plug in multiple peripheral devices, say two-three pen drives, at the same time.

14 Feb 2020


This Mac app will help your kids learn basic programming

In a bid to teach basic programming skills to young kids, Apple has launched the Swift Playgrounds app on Mac.

06 Feb 2020


Apple patches Mac bug that exposed encrypted emails: Details here

Finally, a long-existing security flaw exposing parts of encrypted emails has been patched in Apple's macOS.

29 Jan 2020


Watch out! Trojan disguised as flash update infecting Macs

If a random Flash update pops-up on your Mac computer, better be sure that it is a notification from the official Adobe-owned program.

16 Jan 2020


Now, Google is killing Chrome Web Store apps

A few weeks after killing digital magazines in News, Google is working to pull the plug on Chrome apps.

16 Jan 2020


Microsoft is playing a catch-up game, launches a Chrome-like browser

More than a year after announcing the plan to switch Edge to Chromium, Microsoft has made the stable version of the upgraded browser available on Windows and macOS.

11 Jan 2020


Firefox affected by critical flaw, update it immediately

The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency of the US Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has raised alarms over a critical vulnerability plaguing Mozilla Firefox.

12 Dec 2019


RedmiBook 13 v/s MacBook Air: Which one should you buy?

Xiaomi has launched its all-new RedmiBook 13, featuring a high 90% screen-to-body ratio, a premium-looking metallic body, improved thermal management, and 10th-generation Intel Core processor.

10 Dec 2019


13-inch MacBook Pro randomly shutting down? Here is Apple's solution

MacBooks are generally considered to be one of the more stable laptops but surely, they are not problem-free.

09 Dec 2019

North Korea

Watch out! This Mac malware can carry out stealthy attacks

Often, we run into malware strains designed to compromise computers, steal data from them.

10 Nov 2019


Apple caught leaking encrypted emails via macOS: Details here

Despite betting big on privacy, Apple hasn't been able to deliver the 'super secure' experience that we all expected.

23 Sep 2019


Like Google, Apple also killed ad blockers in its browser

Back in June, Google triggered a wave of backlash after confirming a bunch of changes that would eventually render Chrome ad blockers unusable.

21 Aug 2019


Now, you can try Microsoft's Chromium-powered Edge browser: Here's how

Microsoft has released the revamped Chromium-powered version of its Edge browser in beta.

05 Aug 2019


Soon, you will be able to recover Windows via internet

Microsoft is building a new capability for Windows, one that would let you recover the operating system via the internet.

24 Jul 2019


Uninstall VLC: Critical security bug plagues media player

If you use VLC for binging shows on your computer, uninstall it immediately.

09 Jul 2019


Websites can turn Mac's camera on without permission: Here's how

A major zero-day vulnerability that lets websites hijack and activate webcams without permission has been flagged for Mac users.

14 Jun 2019


Google lets you make video games without coding: Here's how

After launching several fancy projects, including a tool to teach coding, Google's in-house incubator, Area 120, has launched a video game dedicated to making games.

09 May 2019


How to enable dark mode on your smartphone and laptop

If you're a heavy user, you may feel the need to enable dark mode at some point.

02 May 2019


Loved Snake on Nokia? Now try 'Snakeybus' for something better

For every youngster, entertainment on a Nokia phone meant 'Snake', the game that revolved around controlling a snake and collecting points.

01 May 2019


#GamingBytes: Giving 'Endgame' spoilers could get you banned from games

One of the worst things you can do today is spoiling the suspense of a cultural phenomenon.

28 Apr 2019

Amazon Echo

You can spy back on your smart devices like Echo

Smart home devices are known to collect/share information with third-parties to improve your experience as well as to serve adverts.

16 Apr 2019


iOS 13 features: Dark mode, undo gestures and much more

In a matter of months, Apple will unveil iOS 13, the next generation of its operating system for iPhones and iPads.

27 Mar 2019


iOS 12.2 update crashed Apple News app, annoying users

Just a day ago, Apple unveiled its Apple News+ service to offer a humongous assortment of magazines and newspapers for a price as low as $9.99.

28 Feb 2019


Watch out! 'Thunderclap' vulnerabilities allow hackers to steal Mac files

Your MacOS or Windows PC could be at the risk of major third-party attacks.

11 Sep 2018


#TechBytes: 5 best web browsers you can use

To access anything on the World Wide Web, we need to have a good browser.

10 Sep 2018


Beware! These Mac apps might be stealing your data

Apple has long held a reputation of hosting only secure apps on its App Store.

13 Aug 2018


This bug puts new Apple Mac at risk

While Macs are touted to be one of the most secure devices, the same can't be said for the latest Apple machines.

09 Aug 2018


#TechBytes: How to officially install Windows on Mac

It's not common knowledge that Microsoft Windows can be installed on MacBooks, but Apple officially supports running both macOS and Windows on its devices.

07 Jul 2018


5 new Apple iPad and MacBook models certified in Eurasia

Apple has registered five new iPad and MacBook models each with the Eurasian Economic Commission (EEC).

28 Jun 2018


macOS Mojave first public beta released: Here's how to install

A day after releasing the first public beta of iOS 12, Apple has now rolled out the public beta version of macOS 10.14 Mojave.

06 Mar 2018


Google is killing Google-Drive app, here's what you can do

Google Inc. will shut down its Google Drive app for Windows and macOS on May 12.

16 Jan 2018


Ten years ago, Steve Jobs unveiled the first MacBook Air!

It has been ten years since late Apple co-founder and CEO, Steve Jobs, unveiled the game-changing "MacBook Air" notebook, which was "the world's thinnest" back in 2008.

29 Nov 2017


Major bug in MacOS: Users can access system without password

After a series of bugs in Apple's latest iOS 11 update for iPhones, it is now struggling to deal with similar problems in the most recent Mac OS update.

05 Jun 2017


What to expect from Apple's WWDC17

Apple's Worldwide Developer's Conference 2017 (WWDC17) kicks off today at the McEnery Convention Centre in San Jose, California.