Chromebooks are having a moment. In May it was revealed that Google’s low-cost laptops had outsold Apple’s Macs last quarter, a first for the platform. It was another sign of growth in a period where PCs as a whole aren’t doing so hot. Around...Show More Summary
Last week, Apple quietly dropped a bombshell in the energy industry, launching an entirely new subsidiary called Apple Energy that will manage the complexities of its renewable energy efforts. Related posts: Apple’s Mac App Store Sandboxing...Show More Summary
Apple today started inviting its retail employees to participate in testing macOS 10.12, the latest version of Apple’s Mac operating system unveiled earlier this week during a press event at the company’s annual Worldwide Developers Conference. Show More Summary
The next version of Apple's Mac operating system has changed its name and added multiple new features.
Apple has announced the next big update to their Mac operating system, Mac OS Sierra. Major new features and updates include: Auto Unlock - users with Apple Watch will be able to authenticate their password without typing them in. Universal...Show More Summary
The renaming follows the convention of Apple’s operating systems for its other hardware: tvOS, watchOS, iOS, and now macOS. The post Apple's Mac OS X Is Dead. Long Live MacOS appeared first on WIRED.
If you think about it, OS X isn't really a great name for Apple's Mac operating system. It was just meant to be the next OS after Mac OS 9, but because it has a nice round (roman) number and used all-new UNIX-based tech, Apple has stuck with the name for nigh on 17 years. Show More Summary
How to Automate Actions on Apple Mac OS X using a PHP Shell Script for Automator By Karl Holz Automator is an applications for Apple's Mac OS X that can automate tasks using scripts for performing many types of automated routines. Automator...Show More Summary
Apple has just released the second developer beta of OS X El Capitan 10.11.6. Developers will find the configuration utility needed to install the release at Apple's Mac Developer Resource Center. It can also be installed from the Updates...Show More Summary
Apple has sold far more iOS devices than Macs over the past several years, but as a $20 billion business, the Mac platform remains extremely important to the company. Here's a look at where Apple's conventional computing platform is headed, and what we can expect to see at this year's Worldwide Developer Conference.
Apple has just released the first developer beta of OS X El Capitan 10.11.6. Interested developers will find the configuration utility needed to install the release can be found at Apple's Mac Developer Resource Center. It can also be...Show More Summary
If you have a Mac and a Samsung Smart TV, AirPlay mirroring to the TV would usually require an Apple TV. But now there’s an app for that … more… Filed under: Apple TV, Mac Tagged: AirPlay, AirPlay Mirroring, Apple TV, Samsung Smart ...
According to research firm IDC, more Google Chromebooks were sold in the first quarter of 2016 than all of Apple's Mac line. The milestone marked the first time Google's Chrome OS moved more units than OS X in the United States.
Today, two very important things happened for the future of the PC as we know it. First: For the first time ever, low-cost Google Chromebook laptops outsold Apple's Macs during the most recent quarter, analyst firm IDC tells The Verge. Manufacturers...Show More Summary
According to the IDC research firm, shipments of Chromebooks in the U.S. overtook those of Apple's Mac products for the first time in the first quarter of 2016. The Verge inquired about the Chromebook vs Mac shipments to the IDC: While IDC doesn't typically break out Windows vs. Show More Summary
Over the past quarter, reports from all over have been belaboring the idea that Apple is on the edge of crisis because its iPhone sales--which represent the majority of its business--declined year-over-year and because China--its brightest growth territory--similarly turned in disappointing sales numbers across the board.
A large number of MacBook Pro owners running OS X El Capitan are reporting widespread system freezes since installing the 10.11.4 update to Apple's Mac OS. Hundreds of MacRumors forum members have been posting to a dedicated thread to discuss the issue, which spans 20 pages at the time of writing. Show More Summary
New data from Net Applications shows that Apple's installed base of Mac users now account for 9.2 percent of the conventional PCs used online, as Microsoft's Windows platform falls to a new low among online users.
A supposed schematic of the Apple's next 5.5-inch iPhone has popped up, under the name iPhone 7 Pro. Once again, this schematic, found in the latest issue of Japanese Apple magazine Mac Fan, shows us a phone with space for two cameras on the back, while also lacking a 3.5mm headphone jack. Show More Summary
The third developer beta for OS X El Capitan 10.11.5 is now available from Apple. Interested developers will find the configuration utility needed to install the release can be found at Apple's Mac Developer Resource Center. It can also...Show More Summary