MacOS

Apple Executive Admits Mac Malware Problem

Software boss Craig Federighi admits Apple Mac computers have an unacceptable amount of malware, unlike the iPhone platform

8 months ago

Chrome OS Overtakes macOS In 2020

Chrome OS is now the second most popular operating system in the world, after it overtook macOS, thanks to Chromebook…

11 months ago

Apple Teases Surprise ‘One More Thing’ Launch Event

Third launch event scheduled by Apple for Tuesday 10 November, with new Macs expected to showcase inhouse ARM silicon

1 year ago

Apple Reconfigures Macs To Block Adware

Apple will no longer allow user profiles to be installed on Macs without user interaction, in move targeting 'plague of…

2 years ago

Apple Releases iOS, macOS Fixes For Telugu ‘Text Bomb’ Bug

The issue meant a single character in the Indian language Telugu would cause applications on iPhones, iPads or Macs to…

4 years ago

Apple MacOS Has ‘Another’ Password Flaw

Questions for Apple's quality control after yet another password vulnerability found in Mac OS

4 years ago

Apple Update Undoes MacOS Root Password Fix

Apple security update means root password flaw can return for some users

4 years ago

Mac Users Targeted By Malware Unwittingly Distributed By A Popular Media Player

ESET says it found the OSX/Proton malware in a version of Eltima's media player

4 years ago

Apple Fixes MacOS Bug That Displayed Encrypted Disk Passwords

The issue, found in macOS High Sierra, meant that users were shown the volume's password when they requested a password…

4 years ago

Software ‘Feature’ Sent Plain-Text Passwords Across The Internet

The developer of a popular Mac tool has fixed an issue that caused sensitive data to be sent out unencrypted…

4 years ago

Apple’s iMac Pro Is An Intel Xeon And AMD Vega Graphics Powerhouse

Cupertino reveals the most powerful iMac ever

5 years ago

WWDC 2017: Apple Reveals macOS High Sierra With Metal 2 For VR Development

High Sierra brings in graphics support for deep learning algorithms

5 years ago

Apple Expected To Reveal Refreshed MacBooks At WWDC 2017

A long-over due update to the MacBook and MacBook Air is rumoured to be revealed in June

5 years ago

Apple Fixes Dozens Of Serious MacOS, iOS Flaws

The patches for iOS, macOS and other software include fixes for a bug that could allow a malicioud ebook to…

5 years ago

WWDC 2017: Apple’s Developer Conference Hits San Francisco On 5 June

Expect to see new versions of macOS and iOS at the very least

5 years ago

First Mac Malware ‘Fruitfly’ Of The Year Uses Decades-Old Code

The Fruitfly Mac malware, which targets biomedical research institutions, uses code that dates back to the 1990s

5 years ago

Apple Patches Safari Bug Causing MacBook Pro Battery Issues

Cupertino places blame on the testing actions of Consumer Reports triggering the flaw

5 years ago

Yandex Browser Brings More AI Smarts To MacOS

The enhanced browser offers boosted security and content recommendation features

5 years ago

Scammers Targeting MacOS With Denial-Of-Service Attacks

This follows the discovery of a similar type of attack in November where an HTML5 API caused browsers to freeze

5 years ago

Apple Bug Lets Malicious JPEGs Take Over iPhone, Mac & Apple Watch

Apple has fixed the dangerous bug in updates for iOS, WatchOS and MacOS

5 years ago

Apple Apes Microsoft By Automatically Downloading New OS To Macs

Following in Microsoft's footsteps, Apple will now send automatic downloads of MacOS Sierra to newer Macs

5 years ago

Apple ‘Buys AI Start-Up Turi’ For £150m

Turi's technology could add to Siri's capabilities and improve other offerings

5 years ago

WWDC 2016: Apple Dumps OS X, Announces Siri-Enabled macOS Sierra

MacOS Sierra will support Apple Pay on the web, and Siri comes to desktop

6 years ago