A First Look at macOS Catalina
macOS Catalina, the new Mac operating system, was announced at WWDC 2019. It has so many new features and changes to existing ones, that it really can’t be summed up in just one article. So, we’re going to start...

Dynamic Desktop-1200-675 How to enable Dynamic Desktop in macOS Mojave
macOS Mojave introduced Dynamic Desktop, a series of time-shifting images to match the time of day. And, per the latest developer betas, it should work the same on the upcoming macOS Catalina. The macOS Mojave/Catalina desktop background features a...

Dark Mode View How to Enable Dark Mode in macOS Mojave and Catalina
macOS Mojave introduced the systemwide Dark Mode, in which dark colors are used instead of light colors in the user interface. For example, the menu bar is no longer white with black text but is black with white text. ...

Microsoft Edge Logo Microsoft Edge Web Browser Comes to macOS
This week Microsoft announced the first preview build of its Microsoft Edge web browser for macOS. Built on a Chromium open-source foundation, Microsoft says developers “can expect a consistent rendering experience across the Windows and macOS versions of Microsoft Edge.”...

App Cleaner How to Uninstall Apps in macOS
You can purchase software that lets you uninstall apps on your Mac (more on that in a moment). However, you can do it yourself even though some files may not be automatically removed. Why would you want to uninstall an application?...

Mac Safari Browser How to Remove Browser Cookies in Safari on macOS
Websites often store cookies and other data in Safari on your Mac. This data may include information that you have provided, such as your name, email address, and preferences. This data helps websites identify you when you return so the...

macOS 101: What’s in the Utility Folder, Part 2
Have you ever wondered what’s stored in your Mac’s Utilities folder? This folder contains apps that are used to perform a number of interesting chores, from providing basic information about your Mac, to displaying complex mathematical formulas as 2D...

macOS 101: What’s in the Utility Folder, Part 1
The utility folder is chock full of handy apps that perform a wide spectrum of tasks, from monitoring the performance of your Mac to giving your Mac a voice. In this first of a two-part article, we’re going to...

macOS High Sierra Siri icon How to use Siri to help with spelling in macOS
Can’t remember how to spell a word? No problem. Siri, Apple’s personal digital assistant, can help. To ask for help on your Mac, you can: Press and hold the Command (⌘) key and Space bar until Siri responds. Click...