Get the Lowest Prices anywhere on Macs, iPads and Apple Watches: Apple Price Guides updated March 18th
 

Topic: Mac OS X

How to use the hidden features in Apple's Pages for Mac

09/27/2018, 02:09 pm

The stylishly simple and minimalist look of Pages hides a powerful writing tool -- and a page layout one too. AppleInsider has a word.

16 comments

How to leave the macOS beta program now Mojave has been released

09/27/2018, 09:09 am

You signed up so you could get an early look at macOS Mojave but now the final version is available and you can't seem to get it. AppleInsider shows you how to get off the beta bandwagon.

2 comments

macOS Mojave adds new features to Apple's Pages, Numbers and Keynote

09/26/2018, 10:09 am

Apple's signature productivity apps get a set of new features that exploit what Mojave brings to the Mac. AppleInsider writes, calculates and presents what's new.

15 comments

Apple releases first macOS Mojave 10.14.1 beta to developers

09/25/2018, 04:09 pm

One day following the public release of macOS Mojave, Apple on Tuesday issued a beta of the operating system's first point update to developers for testing.

0 comments

How to make a bootable, external macOS Mojave install disk

09/25/2018, 01:09 pm

Apple makes installing macOS very simple -- if you only have one Mac. When you have many, it takes an unnecessarily protracted time. Circumvent Apple's installer and create your own using the Terminal.

11 comments

Inside macOS Mojave: Apple's Home app brings HomeKit to the Mac with limitations

09/25/2018, 09:09 am

It's a surprising boon to have the Home app on your Mac where you can control your lights and other smart devices right from the keyboard. Yet, the app is oddly incomplete compared to the iOS version.

4 comments

Apple says these Mac Pro graphics cards are Mojave compatible, reveals Boot Camp support limited for iMac

09/24/2018, 09:09 pm

Apple on Monday updated a pair of support documents relating to the release of macOS Mojave, outlining legacy Mac Pro compatibility via graphics card upgrades and support for Boot Camp on certain iMac models.

14 comments

Hands on: Much-awaited OmniFocus 3 for Mac brings tags to To Do tasks

09/24/2018, 03:09 pm

The hugely powerful To Do app revamps its visual design and expands its features with tags and a greatly updated repeating dates function. AppleInsider adores nearly every inch of it.

5 comments

Apple releases macOS Mojave with Dark Mode, Stacks, eGPU improvements, and more

09/24/2018, 01:09 pm

Apple's latest Mac operating system has exited beta testing and is available for all users to download now. AppleInsider delves into what it gives us and whether you should update right now.

21 comments

How to recover deleted files from iCloud on your Mac

09/20/2018, 04:09 pm

If you've deleted a critical file from iCloud, if you know where to look, you can save your bacon. Only, Apple makes it hard to find on Macs -- and impossible on iOS. AppleInsider lost some files for you.

11 comments

Being practical about iPad Pro, Mac mini, iMac and other possible Apple launches in October

09/17/2018, 03:09 pm

We can't even guarantee that there will be another Apple Special Event in October -- yet that hasn't stopped, squashed, or even dented the rumors of how great it will be. AppleInsider looks at the facts behind other October events, and what could still be on the way.

22 comments

Apple will release macOS Mojave on September 24

09/12/2018, 03:09 pm

The macOS Mojave release date has been confirmed by Tim Cook at Special Event conclusion, with it coming a week after iOS 12, watchOS 5, and tvOS 12.

3 comments

Looking back at Steve Jobs's NeXT, Inc -- the most successful failure ever

09/12/2018, 10:09 am

It seems little went right for NeXT and certainly nothing remains of this once promising company -- except that it is the reason Apple survives and it's how the web began. AppleInsider on the peculiar story of the company Steve Jobs formed after leaving Apple on September 12, 1985.

17 comments

What app-specific iCloud passwords are and when Apple forces you to use them

09/10/2018, 01:09 pm

Sometimes, an app wants your iCloud credentials for legitimate reasons, and Apple has app-specific passwords to keep your data safe -- but, there are limits to them that Apple doesn't mention. AppleInsider shows you what they do, plus how and when to use them.

6 comments

Evernote might be in trouble, so here's how to get your notes out of it completely and safely

09/05/2018, 02:09 pm

We wish the company well -- but while there's any chance it's in trouble, we at least want a backup of our information, and we want it accessible in one of the firm's rivals. There's much more to backing up than copying notes, though, so AppleInsider shows you how to be certain you save everything.

27 comments

Remote macOS exploit using custom URL schemes demonstrated by security researcher

09/05/2018, 12:09 am

Researchers demoed a recently discovered exploit in macOS that allows malware to be remotely installed on a target machine through the use of custom URL handlers in Safari.

10 comments

Skype users can now record calls on Mac and iOS

09/04/2018, 08:09 pm

Microsoft on Tuesday added call recording functionality to its Skype voice and video calling service, an oft-requested feature that will add platform value for a wide swath of users, from professionals to on-the-go podcasters.

2 comments

How to work around Split View's rough edges on the Mac to make it the tool it should be

09/04/2018, 11:09 am

If you've ever used this macOS feature, you know it's useful -- but you also how clunky it is when you want to stop or to change the apps in view. AppleInsider shows you the quickest ways to use it and when alternative apps are better.

9 comments

Beyond the new 'iPhone Xs,' what to expect from Apple's Sept. 12 'Gather round' special event

08/30/2018, 04:08 pm

Now the invitation is out, you could brace yourself for speculation, wild predictions, a lot of wishful thinking, and a few Apple leaks. AppleInsider examines Apple's hardware lineup, detailing what we might see -- and exactly why.

74 comments

How to use Keynote's hidden presentation features to hold your audience's attention

08/28/2018, 12:08 pm

It isn't enough to finely craft a Keynote presentation if it is poorly delivered, AppleInsider examines the many ways that Apple's Keynote can help improve how you actually present your slideshow to audiences.

1 comments