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Topic: Mac OS X

How to uninstall Adobe Flash Player from your Mac

01/03/2021, 06:01 pm

It's 2021, and Adobe is no longer supporting the Flash Player, so it's about time you uninstalled it from your Mac. Here's how to get rid of the relic from an older Internet browsing era.


Parallels 16 for Apple Silicon M1 Mac launches in beta - minus Intel OS support

12/17/2020, 02:12 pm

Popular virtualization software Parallels now supports Apple Silicon in an invite-only Technical Preview -- with notable caveats.


Experimental Windows XP theme aped Mac's Aqua user interface

09/25/2020, 08:09 pm

A recent source code leak reveals Microsoft built and tested a number of divergent themes for Windows XP, with one closely resembling Apple's legendary Aqua GUI.


Amazon's Luna cloud gaming platform coming to iPhone, iPad, Mac

09/24/2020, 02:09 pm

At Amazon's release event on Thursday afternoon, the company announced the Luna cloud gaming platform, which the company promises will arrive at launch on the Mac, iPhone, and iPad.


How to use an NVMe drive to upgrade your Mac's SSD

08/23/2020, 05:08 pm

If you're not able to shell out $1000 or more for a new machine, you can squeeze out a few more years with a storage upgrade for some older MacBook Air or MacBook Pro models. Here's how to do it.


Apple Silicon Macs ditch startup key combos, alter Target Disk Mode

06/24/2020, 03:06 pm

Apple Silicon Macs are changing some long-time user interface methods, and startup key combinations for restore or Target Disk Mode have been significantly changed.


Developers will have 'total control' if an iOS app is in the Mac App store

06/22/2020, 05:06 pm

During Apple's state of the platform presentation at the WWDC, Apple's engineers have explicitly said that it will be up to the developer if an iPad or iPhone app appears in the App Store for Apple Silicon Macs.


Apple unveils plans to ditch Intel chips in Macs for 'Apple Silicon'

06/22/2020, 02:06 pm

In a "historic day," Apple CEO Tim Cook announced a shift to Apple Silicon, with technologies in place to run existing Intel apps with Rosetta 2.


Apple announces WWDC keynote timeline, week-long conference schedule

06/11/2020, 12:06 pm

Apple CEO Tim Cook and company will launch the 2020 WWDC with a "special event keynote" on June 22, at 1 PM Eastern Time -- with sessions following on how to build "the next generation of apps."


How to make a playlist in Apple Music on the iPhone, iPad, or Mac

05/27/2020, 02:05 pm

If you're new to Apple Music or just need a refresher, here's how you can create a playlist on Apple's streaming music service, and share it with friends on your iPhone, iPad, or Mac.


Apple releases fifth beta of macOS Catalina 10.15.5 [u]

05/20/2020, 01:05 pm

Following the release of iOS 13.5, iPadOS 13.5, and others to the public, Apple has issued a fifth beta of its macOS Catalina 10.15.5 to developers.


How add a family member to your Apple Music subscription

05/14/2020, 12:05 pm

Sharing your Apple Music Family subscription with others in your household is a great way to save money while enjoying Apple's vast catalog of streaming music content. Here are the steps you'll need to follow to add family members to your Apple Music subscription.


Apple releases 'major' update to Logic Pro X

05/12/2020, 08:05 am

On Tuesday, Apple rolled out what it is calling "the biggest update to Logic since the launch of Logic Pro X."


Apple releases fourth developer betas of macOS 10.15.5, watchOS 6.2.5, tvOS 13.4.5

05/07/2020, 01:05 pm

Following the release of the fourth betas of iOS 13.5 and iPadOS 13.5, Apple has followed through with fourth betas for macOS 10.15.5, watchOS 6.2.5, and tvOS 13.4.5.


Apple's 2020 WWDC, Swift Student Challenge start online on June 22

05/05/2020, 12:05 pm

On Tuesday, Apple announced that it will host its annual Worldwide Developers Conference virtually, beginning June 22, in the Apple Developer app and on the Apple Developer website for free for all developers.


First ARM Mac said to arrive in 2021 with custom Apple chip

04/23/2020, 07:04 am

A new report claims that the first ARM Macs are on the way in 2021, with a chip design based on the A14 expected in the "iPhone 12."


Blackmagic Teranex Mini delivers advanced color correction to the Apple Pro Display XDR

04/23/2020, 06:04 am

Blackmagic's Teranex Mini is now available, allowing for SDI to DisplayPort 8K HDR connections and studio-quality color connection for Apple's Pro Display XDR.


Best Thunderbolt 3 eGPU enclosures for macOS

04/19/2020, 01:04 pm

On Friday, Blackmagic announced it has discontinued their Vega 56-powered Thunderbolt 3 eGPU Pro. However, there are excellent -- and upgradeable -- options, that won't break the bank.


Hands on: macOS 10.15.5 Battery Health Management

04/16/2020, 05:04 pm

The new Battery Health Monitoring feature appears to be the flagship feature of macOS Catalina 10.15.5. There's not a lot to it, but here's how it works, where it came from, and what to expect.


Apple releases macOS Catalina 10.15.5 beta with battery health monitoring feature

04/16/2020, 02:04 pm

A day after issuing new beta builds of iOS 13.4.5, iPadOS 13.4.5, tvOS 13.4.5, and watchOS 6.2.5, Apple has followed suit with a second beta version of macOS Catalina 10.15.5 for developers with a new battery health management feature.