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Apple 'testing macOS on iPhone'

Apple is reportedly experimenting with an iPhone that can be connected to a larger screen

Apple is reportedly experimenting with an iPhone that can be connected to a larger screen

02 Jul 20

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Behind the scenes backup changes coming in Big Sur

Big Sur will bring APFS Time Machine backups and ability to read encrypted APFS drives on iPad and iPhone

Big Sur will bring APFS Time Machine backups and ability to read encrypted APFS drives on iPad and iPhone

29 Jun 20

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Mac startup chime returns in Big Sur

After four years of silent Mac bootups, macOS Big Sur reintroduces an old familiar friend

After four years of silent Mac bootups, macOS Big Sur reintroduces an old familiar friend

25 Jun 20

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iPhone and iPad apps coming to Mac App Store

Starting this autumn, new iOS apps will also be available for download on the Mac App Store

Starting this autumn, new iOS apps will also be available for download on the Mac App Store

25 Jun 20

 
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Everything Apple announced at WWDC 2020

From widgets in iOS to Apple making its own Mac processors - here's everything Apple showcased at WWDC 2020

From widgets in iOS to Apple making its own Mac processors - here's everything Apple showcased at WWDC 2020

22 Jun 20

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Adobe updates Creative Cloud: What you need to know

It's the biggest revision to Adobe’s Creative Cloud for a while - here’s our overview of the most important changes

It's the biggest revision to Adobe’s Creative Cloud for a while - here’s our overview of the most important changes

18 Jun 20

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Apple publishes bug-reporting guide

New 'How to file great bug reports' document offers glimpse into how Apple deals with flaws in its software

New 'How to file great bug reports' document offers glimpse into how Apple deals with flaws in its software

12 Jun 20

 
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Apple shuts down iTunes U and iBooks Author

iBooks Author will be removed from the Mac App Store in a few weeks, while iTunes U can be used until the end of 2021

iBooks Author will be removed from the Mac App Store in a few weeks, while iTunes U can be used until the end of 2021

11 Jun 20

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What I learned from reviewing every Apple Arcade game

I reviewed 123 iPhone games over nine months, and lived to tell the tale. Here's what the experience taught me

I reviewed 123 iPhone games over nine months, and lived to tell the tale. Here's what the experience taught me

04 Jun 20

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Apple releases macOS Catalina security fix

New macOS 10.15.5 plugin patches a vulnerability that can be exploited to run malicious code

New macOS 10.15.5 plugin patches a vulnerability that can be exploited to run malicious code

03 Jun 20

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Annoying bug makes Mail gatecrash your Mac screen

Bug causing Mail window to appear unbidden in fullscreen mode remains unpatched after four years, developer claims

Bug causing Mail window to appear unbidden in fullscreen mode remains unpatched after four years, developer claims

02 Jun 20

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Apple makes it harder to avoid macOS update prompts

You can no longer enter a Terminal command to skip prompts to upgrade to the latest version of macOS

You can no longer enter a Terminal command to skip prompts to upgrade to the latest version of macOS

01 Jun 20

 
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Which Apple Arcade game should I play?

We recommend Apple Arcade games in every genre and style you can think of

We recommend Apple Arcade games in every genre and style you can think of

29 May 20

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