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Topic: macOS

How to delete all of the Siri recordings that Apple may have of you on Mac or iOS

08/02/2019, 09:08 am

There is a way to delete the anonymized Siri recordings that Apple may have on file for you, but there are some consequences for doing so.

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Apple predicted to launch a 5G MacBook Pro in 2020

08/02/2019, 07:08 am

Supply chain sources claim that Apple and other vendors are gearing up to launch a 5G MacBook Pro in 2020, with other vendors looking at production of cellular models utilizing the new network before the end of 2019.

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AppleInsider is growing, are you a good fit for our team?

08/01/2019, 03:08 pm

AppleInsider is looking for passionate, energetic journalists with the determination to build and break influential stories on all things Apple.

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Apple releases the fourth public beta for macOS 10.15 Catalina

08/01/2019, 02:08 pm

On Thursday, Apple released the fourth public beta version of its macOS Catalina operating systems, giving those in the public beta test program a chance to test out the latest Mac features before their release in the fall.

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macOS 10.14.6 Supplemental Update fixes glitches with sleeping Macs

08/01/2019, 02:08 pm

Apple on Thursday issued an unusual "Supplemental Update" for macOS 10.14.6, meant to address problems some Mac owners were having waking their systems from sleep mode.

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Apple releases fifth developer beta for macOS 10.15 Catalina

07/31/2019, 01:07 pm

The fifth round of developer betas for Apple's milestone operating systems, with the last of the bunch -- macOS 10.15 Catalina -- now available to download by test participants.

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Jamf buys Mac security outfit Digita Security, Patrick Wardle in tow

07/31/2019, 09:07 am

Apple device management platform Jamf on Wednesday announced its takeover of Digita Security, a firm that employs noted researcher Patrick Wardle and specializes in endpoint security for Mac-based businesses.

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Apple now selling updated LG UltraFine 5K Display [u]

07/30/2019, 06:07 pm

Apple is selling a new version of the LG UltraFine 5K display at retail and online, with better speed from the USB-C ports, and more power deliverable to a host computer.

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What Apple's T2 chip does in your new MacBook Air or MacBook Pro

07/29/2019, 12:07 pm

Apple says the T2 is a security chip, and if all it did were keep your data more secure, it would be worth it. Yet this little processor does so much else, and it has a startling effect on performance.

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MacBook Pro vs MacBook Air - Which is the better buy?

07/27/2019, 12:07 pm

A few weeks ago, Apple launched a pair of machines in direct competition with each other. Let's take a look at the differences between Apple's new entry level MacBook Air, and the new base model 13-inch MacBook Pro with two Thunderbolt 3 ports. Which one should you pick up?

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How to speed up working on your Mac by making windows snap into position

07/24/2019, 03:07 pm

Get your Mac to rearrange all of those overlapping document windows you've got, and instead make it possible to see what you need, when you need it.

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Having problems with Wi-Fi on Amtrak trains? Here's how to (probably) fix it

07/24/2019, 01:07 pm

Amtrak's trains are a good way to get from point to point, inexpensively and quickly, without subjecting your vehicle to miles it doesn't necessarily need to have. And they have Wi-Fi, of a sort. Here are some tips on how to connect to the Wi-Fi hotspots on the trains, and some things you should know.

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Comparing the features of the Surface Book 2 vs 13-inch 2019 MacBook Pro

07/24/2019, 12:07 pm

Microsoft's Surface Book 2 is very similarly priced to the new 2019 13-inch MacBook Pro that was just released. Let's take a look at which device has the features you need in a portable, mid-range computer in our hands-on Surface Book 2 vs MacBook Pro showdown.

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How to stream Robert Mueller's testimony on your iPhone, iPad, Mac or Apple TV

07/24/2019, 08:07 am

Former special counsel Robert Mueller is to be questioned by the House Judiciary Committee over his investigation into Russian interference in 2016's election. Here's how to watch it live on your Apple devices.

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How to force a Mac application to quit

07/22/2019, 02:07 pm

From just using Command-Q to entering Terminal commands, there are a surprising number of ways to quit an app -- and, at times, we need them all. Here's how to get rid of an app that just won't quit.

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Apple rolls out macOS 10.14.6 with bug & security fixes

07/22/2019, 01:07 pm

Apple on Monday released the finished version of macOS 10.14.6, what will be one of the last updates for Mojave.

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Slack macOS update launches quicker and uses half the memory

07/22/2019, 12:07 pm

Workplace productivity tool Slack has released an update for its macOS desktop app that boasts a number of performance improvements, including launching 33% faster than previous versions, while also using as little as 50% of the memory to run.

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Review: Apple's 2019 13-inch MacBook Pro is an excellent, inexpensive workhorse

07/20/2019, 02:07 pm

Without an event, Apple quietly announced an updated base model 13-inch MacBook Pro that featured new quad-core processors, Touch Bar with Touch ID, T2 Security Chip, True Tone display, and an updated butterfly keyboard. Is this new $1299 laptop worth it?

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You need a backup plan before you move to macOS Catalina

07/20/2019, 10:07 am

You need a backup plan, and it's prudent to implement one before a major update like macOS Catalina. Here's how and when to choose between Apple's Time Machine and third-party options including online backup services.

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'SiriOS' predicted for 2020 WWDC - here's what it might be

07/19/2019, 01:07 pm

Apple should produce a "SiriOS," a report into voice recognition and digital assistants by Mangrove Capital Partners suggests, but while the firm is certain the "voice community" expects it to be revealed by 2020, there is little detail on what it could be.

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