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 February 6
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
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
Sylvania HomeKit Light Strip
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 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.