Articles about Mac OS

macOS 11.4 patches vulnerability allowing malware to take unsolicited screenshots

26 May 2021

Technology
macOS 11.4 patches vulnerability allowing malware to take unsolicited screenshots

Apple recently released an update for macOS (macOS Big Sur version 11.4) which patched a critical vulnerability that allowed bad actors to take screenshots without the users' knowledge.

Everything we are expecting from Apple's WWDC starting June 7

25 May 2021

Technology
Everything we are expecting from Apple's WWDC starting June 7

Apple has finally sent out invites to the press for its annual Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) scheduled for June 7. The Cupertino-based company conducts this event to announce upcoming software changes so developers have ample time to ensure their apps comply with guidelines.

Google begins rolling out dark mode for Search on desktop

13 May 2021

Technology
Google begins rolling out dark mode for Search on desktop

Google had been working on implementing dark mode for its Search service for Windows and Mac machines for quite some time, after introducing the much-requested feature to Android devices last year.

Apple releases iOS and macOS updates patching a WebKit vulnerability

14 Mar 2021

Technology
Apple releases iOS and macOS updates patching a WebKit vulnerability

Apple has recently released updates to iOS and macOS. The update fixes a memory corruption issue within WebKit, Safari browser's underlying framework.

Apple M1 Mac users report abnormally high SSD usage

24 Feb 2021

Technology
Apple M1 Mac users report abnormally high SSD usage

Over the past week, numerous Apple users have tweeted about abnormally high SSD usage on their few-month-old M1 Macs.

Hackers already targeting M1 Macs with malware; Gain root access

18 Feb 2021

Technology
Hackers already targeting M1 Macs with malware; Gain root access

Security researcher Patrick Wardle has found a malicious application called GoSearch22, which is specifically designed for Apple's products running the new M1 chips.

NVIDIA's GeForce NOW cloud gaming service enables M1 Mac support

01 Feb 2021

Technology
NVIDIA's GeForce NOW cloud gaming service enables M1 Mac support

Gaming on Macs was pretty much a source of memes for the longest time, but that is about to change with Apple's new M1 chips. NVIDIA's game streaming service GeForce NOW has just added native support for the M1 silicon-based Macs.

Steve Jobs-signed floppy, valued at $7,500, is up for auction

27 Nov 2019

Technology
Steve Jobs-signed floppy, valued at $7,500, is up for auction

Collectors don't set limits. And definitely not for a piece of history associated with Apple's late co-founder, the legendary Steve Jobs.

MateBook X Pro v/s MacBook Pro: Which one to buy?

29 Sep 2019

Technology
MateBook X Pro v/s MacBook Pro: Which one to buy?

Chinese tech giant Huawei, known for its feature-packed smartphones, has now forayed into the PC segment with new MateBook laptops that arrived in India earlier this year.

New features coming to your Chromebook with Chrome OS 76

18 Aug 2019

Technology
New features coming to your Chromebook with Chrome OS 76

Chrome OS might not be as popular as Windows or Mac OS, but it still serves a large number of users, particularly those looking for simple, productivity-focused features.

Using WhatsApp for desktop? Try these 5 messaging tricks

17 Jun 2019

Technology
Using WhatsApp for desktop? Try these 5 messaging tricks

WhatsApp, the world's most-used messaging app, offers an excellent platform to chat and stay connected.

Using WhatsApp for desktop? Try these 5 messaging tricks

24 Dec 2018

Technology
Using WhatsApp for desktop? Try these 5 messaging tricks

WhatsApp, the world's most-used messaging app, offers an excellent platform to chat and stay connected.

Google makes it easier to pair bluetooth earphones: Here's how

28 Nov 2018

Technology
Google makes it easier to pair bluetooth earphones: Here's how

Google is taking a page out of Apple's book, making it easier for users to connect their bluetooth earphones/speakers across multiple devices.

Major bug in MacOS: Users can access system without password

29 Nov 2017

Technology
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.