Mac users have long been dependent on third party apps like Fluid to create application shortcuts to websites. Chrome also supports this functionality but so far, it is officially available for Windows users. However, thanks to some hidden flags, this functionality can be enabled on macOS too.
Apple has finally done something out of the ordinary and broken silence on their plans for Mac Pro. The Cupertino giant is working on a new Mac Pro and Pro Display which will not be released this year. To fill the gap, they have slightly reduced the prices of current Mac Pros and bumped up the specs. As per Apple, there are Pro consumers who …
Apple has released the latest update to macOS Sierra, version 10.12.3, with bug fixes, graphics switching improvements for 2016 15-inch MacBook Pro and security updates. The update is around 1.05 GB in size and can be downloaded from the Mac App Store.
macOS has some great features for multitasking like Mission Control, fullscreen apps, Spaces and app switcher, however it does not provide any sort of feature customization for these. A new app called Command-Tab Plus helps change this by super charging the app switcher by adding some useful configurations and customizations.
Microsoft has released a brand new Visual Studio for Mac Preview for developers. The new IDE is based on Xamarin Studio, which was acquired by Microsoft earlier this year. Visual Studio for Mac Preview is different than Visual Studio Code for Mac – they share the same name but the former is a full-fledged development environment while the latter is a code/text editor.
Apple has sent out press invites to their Mac event on 27th October, titled Hello again. The event will be held at Apple Campus. It is expected that Apple will announce new MacBook Pro with new design and OLED displays above keyboards, spec bumps to MacBook Air and more.
Apple has released the fourth developer and public beta for macOS 10.12.1. The update is around 1.25GB in size and contains stability, compatibility, and security fixes as per the release notes.
macOS 10.12 Sierra was released to the general public over a week back. During its beta testing period, we had created a guide on how users can create bootable USB installers for macOS using some Terminal commands. However, it is not the easiest process for all users to follow. Now that macOS is available, developers have started creating apps to help users easily create bootable …
One of the new feature in Safari 10 for macOS 10.12 is the ability to view web videos in picture-in-picture mode. This mode shrinks the video into a thumbnail overlay on the desktop, which floats above all applications to let you watch the video while you do something else. This feature has been inspired by iPad which got this feature in iOS 9.
Apple has released iTunes 12.5.1 for OS X, macOS Sierra, and Windows. The update includes a new Apple Music user interface for all operating systems and some macOS 10.12 Sierra specific updates which include Siri support and Picture-in-Picture video playback.
Along with AirPods, Apple has launched three new headphones by Beats, Solo3, Powerbeats3 and BeatsX. All headphone sets are powered by Apple W1 chip just like the Airpods and work with iOS 10, macOS 10.12 and watchOS 3 devices. Since the headphones have Bluetooth, they also work with non-Apple devices but without the benefits of the W1 chip.
The GM builds for iOS 10 and macOS 10.12 Sierra public beta users have been released. Developers got their hands on the GM builds just a day back, while the final builds for the general public are expected to be released for iOS 10 and macOS 10.12 Sierra or September 13th and September 20th, respectively.