Ensuring Privacy When Using the Mac Safari browser
You can remove all records that macOS’s Safari keeps of where you’ve browsed during a period of time if you wish. If your Mac and your other devices have Safari turned on in iCloud preferences, your browsing history is...

macOS 101: How to Manage, View Downloads in Safari
In the macOS Safari web browser, you can choose where downloaded files are deposited. By default they’re located in your Downloads folder. You can find the Downloads folder by going to the Users folder on your Mac’s hard drive...

A Guide to New Features in the macOS Mojave Safari Browser
During the buildup to Wednesday’s “Gather Round” Apple event in Cupertino, California, we’ve been providing readers of The Rocket Yard with guides to the new features that are currently in beta versions of macOS 10.14 Mojave and expected to...

Quick Tip: How to Change macOS Safari’s Download Location
In its desire to make everything work as easily as possible, Apple often makes default settings that don’t always work for all users at all times. One case in point is the Downloads folder (~/Downloads), which is where Safari automatically...

Tech Tip: Disabling Safari Suggestions on macOS and iOS
Apple’s Safari web browser for macOS and iOS has a variety of amazing features that are often overlooked by users. One of the more powerful features is something called “Safari Suggestions,” which captures what you are typing into the...

More than Safari: How to Switch Between Mac Web Browsers
macOS comes with a secure, fast and compatible built-in web browser — Safari. A lot of Mac users prefer to use Safari for their web browsing, but may decide to use another browser due to familiarity, compatibility issues with Safari, or...

Safari Technology Preview: Should You Give It a Whirl?
Safari Technology Preview is yet another browser available for your Mac, but this special browser lets you see into the near future. Even better, you can bend the future to your will. If that sounds a bit fantastic, it’s...

A Close Look at Safari Extensions in macOS High Sierra
Many Mac users are unaware of Safari extensions, which are actually small applications that run as part of the Safari browser to add functionality to the browser. Apple improved Safari extensions in macOS 10.13 High Sierra, making them easier...

Learn How to Manage Cookies in Safari for High Sierra
Safari 11, included with macOS High Sierra, has a number of new features. It’s also one of the fastest browsers, at least when it comes to rendering and running JavaScript. But one feature that’s turning heads in the web-marketing...