macOS Mojave Overview Updated July 19, 2021

macOS Mojave

See All Stories

69 'macOS Mojave' stories

June 2018 - July 2021


macOS Mojave, version 10.14, introduces loads of new features like Dark Mode, Stacks, Dynamic Desktop, new apps including Home, News, Stocks, and Voice Memos, and much more.

macOS Mojave Stories July 19

Apple today quietly released an updated version of Safari for users running versions of macOS prior to macOS Big Sur 11. Safari 14.1.2 is now available for macOS Catalina and macOS Mojave with security improvements and bug fixes.

expand full story

macOS Mojave Stories October 2, 2020

Apple today released a new macOS Mojave 10.14.6 supplemental update to fix several issues that could slow down the Mac. Today’s update also relaunches Safari 14, which was released last month for macOS Mojave users but then pulled out after causing bugs for some users.

expand full story

macOS Mojave Stories October 24, 2019

Broken macOS Mojave or High Sierra Installer? Expired certificate will require a fresh download

Longtime macOS users will know that even though the Mac has a built-in recovery partition, it’s always useful to have a dedicated USB drive with a macOS installer. I am a big fan of using a tool like DiskMaker X to create them to keep around if I need to wipe a drive and reinstall macOS quickly. If you have a drive created for Mojave, Sierra, and High Sierra, know that a certificate has expired. If you are getting an error similar to “This copy of the Install macOS Mojave.app application is damaged, and can’t be used to install macOS”, read on to learn how to fix it.

macOS Mojave Stories July 15, 2019

Apple releases fifth developer beta of macOS Mojave 10.14.6

Apple today has released the fifth beta of macOS Mojave 10.14.6 to developers. Today’s update comes one week after Apple released beta four of the operating system to developers.

macOS Mojave Stories May 18, 2019

I’ve been managing macOS in an enterprise environment since 2009, so I was around during the “stable” periods of Snow Leopard, as well as what others would call unstable periods. One of the common themes I’ve heard in my technology circles over the past few years is that macOS has become less stable. I manage 100s of Mac laptops at the moment, and I would estimate I’ve been responsible for 1,000+ devices over the past ten years. So, I think I’m qualified to discuss the current state of macOS stability. expand full story

macOS Mojave Stories March 26, 2019

Apple yesterday released macOS 10.14.4 to the public with features such as automatic Dark Mode in Safari, Apple News+, and more. On the other hand, the update also seems to include one frustrating bug related to authenticating Gmail accounts through Apple Mail.

expand full story

macOS Mojave Stories February 20, 2019

Xiaomi back to its old tricks with a blatant copy of macOS Mojave’s dynamic wallpaper

Xiaomi owes its very existence to Apple, created to bring Apple product clones to the Chinese market. The company did seem to have somewhat succeeded in finding its own identity more recently, but it’s back to its old tricks with its latest Mi 9 smartphone, due to launch on Sunday …

macOS Mojave Stories February 18, 2019

Apple releases third macOS 10.14.4 developer beta, no new iOS beta yet

Apple has released the third macOS 10.14.4 developer beta for testing before its official release for all customers. The new build is available as an over-the-air update from the Software Update section of the System Preferences app on the Mac.

macOS Mojave Stories February 6, 2019

Security researcher demos macOS exploit to access Keychain passwords, but won’t share details with Apple out of protest

Security researcher Linuz Henze has shared a video demonstration of what is claimed to be a macOS Mojave exploit to access passwords stored in the Keychain. However, he has said he is not sharing his findings with Apple out of protest.

macOS Mojave Stories December 10, 2018

Google is working on adding support to Chrome for dark mode in macOS Mojave. Although the new feature is available now as an early beta, Google has a number of problems to solve to make the new feature work …

expand full story

macOS Mojave Stories December 2, 2018

Over the past few weeks, I’ve been writing a few articles looking at what areas I think Apple is doing well and struggling with its various product lines. I looked at the state of the iPad and the state of the Apple TV. This week, I want to look at the state of the Mac as we quickly head to the end of the year. What’s the best Mac laptop to buy? What’s the worst Mac to buy? What do we hope for heading into 2019? These are all questions I aim to answer as I look at the state of the Mac in 2018. expand full story

macOS Mojave Stories November 15, 2018

Third iOS 12.1.1, macOS 10.14.2, tvOS 12.1.1 beta and second watchOS 5.1.2 beta now available

Roughly a week since the second beta, Apple is now pushing out its third beta for iOS 12.1.1, tvOS 12.1.1, and macOS 10.14.2. The company is also rolling out the second beta for watchOS 5.1.2.

macOS Mojave Stories November 8, 2018

Apple releases supplemental macOS 10.14.1 update for 2018 MacBook Air owners

Apple has today rolled out a supplemental update for 2018 MacBook Air owners after the notebook has only been on the market for one day.

macOS Mojave Stories November 7, 2018

macOS 10.14.2 beta 2 now available to developers

A little over a week after the first beta, Apple is now pushing out its second beta for macOS 10.14.2 for developers.

macOS Mojave Stories November 6, 2018

How to customize Spotlight results on macOS

By default macOS’ Spotlight feature searches anywhere it can to populate results, both locally and on the web. However, especially with shared computers, you’ll want to dial down what it shows. Follow along to learn how to customize Spotlight results on macOS.

macOS Mojave Stories October 31, 2018

UPDATE: Apple has pulled the initial macOS 10.14.2 beta. At this point in time, it’s unclear as to why it has been pulled.

UPDATE 2: iOS 12.1.1 and tvOS 12.1.1 is now available to public beta testers.

UPDATE 3: macOS 10.14.2 beta 1 is now available to both developers and public beta testers.

Hot off the heels of the public releases for iOS 12.1, tvOS 12.1, and macOS 10.14.1, Apple is today pushing out its first beta for iOS 12.1.1, tvOS 12.1.1, and macOS 10.14.2 for developers.

expand full story

macOS Mojave Stories October 30, 2018

As expected, Apple is now rolling out iOS 12.1, watchOS 5.1, tvOS 12.1 and macOS 10.14.1 to the public. Today’s updates bring a slew of new features such as Group FaceTime, dual SIM support for iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max, and iPhone XR, and new emojis.

expand full story

macOS Mojave Stories October 29, 2018

How to enable favicons in Safari on iOS 12 and macOS Mojave

In iOS 12 and macOS Mojave, Apple added support for Safari favicons. Having these little visual indicators on your tabs is a super handy feature for when you have a ton of tabs open at once, giving you a quick way to distinguish tabs. Follow along to learn how to enable Safari favicons in Apple’s new operating systems….

macOS Mojave Stories October 24, 2018

The new Safari Technology Preview brings a much-needed feature to the Mac browser. macOS Mojave introduced a new Dark Mode system appearance, which automatically applies to the dock, menu bar, system controls, and third-party apps can update to take full advantage of the new dark theme interface. However, it is currently not possible for websites to know if the user is using the dark appearance.

This is changing soon. The new Safari beta includes support for the ‘prefers-color-scheme’ CSS media query. This will allow websites to adapt automatically to changes in system appearance. So when you are using Mojave in Dark Mode, (updated) websites can automatically use dark themes too.

expand full story

macOS Mojave Stories October 23, 2018

macOS 10.14.1 beta 5 now available to developers

A little less than a week after the fourth beta, Apple has today seeded macOS 10.14.1 beta 5 to developers. The new beta includes support for Group FaceTime, among other improvements.

macOS Mojave Stories October 22, 2018

We’ve covered how to use simple terminal commands to create a macOS Mojave USB installer in the past, but understand that not everyone is comfortable fooling around with the Terminal. With this in mind, we’ve created a brief tutorial highlighting an alternative method that’s as simple as it gets. Watch our hands-on video for the details. expand full story

macOS Mojave Stories October 17, 2018

macOS 10.14.1 beta 4 now available to developers

A few weeks after the third beta, Apple has today seeded macOS 10.14.1 beta 4 to developers. The new beta includes support for Group FaceTime, among other improvements.

macOS Mojave Stories October 8, 2018

Along with a new screenshot utility, another tentpole feature found in macOS Mojave are stacks. Designed especially for the desktop, stacks allow you to instantly clean up a cluttered desktop work space with just a few mouse clicks. Watch our video for a hands-on walkthrough on how to use stacks in macOS Mojave. expand full story

macOS 10.14.1 beta 3 now available to developers

A few weeks after the second beta, Apple has today seeded macOS 10.14.1 beta 3 to developers. The new beta includes support for Group FaceTime, among other improvements.

Powered by WordPress VIP