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How to install macOS Ventura beta on your compatible Mac

Whether you're a student or an employee, Macs are great devices for productivity. The latest macOS Ventura makes them even more powerful and feature-rich. What not everyone knows, though, is that Apple has a beta program for macOS. Through it, you can get your hands on pre-release builds that include the latest additions the company...

Apple releases first developer betas of iOS 15.6 and macOS 12.5

WWDC22 is around the corner, and we're expecting to see the previews of iOS 16 and macOS 13 during the main keynote. However, Apple is not done with iOS 15 and macOS Monterey just yet. Following the release of iOS 15.5 and macOS 12.4 to the public earlier this week, the company has now seeded...

Apple Podcasts to introduce clean-up tools, delegated delivery, and more

The Apple Podcasts app has been around for a very long time. Notably, though, it has failed to keep up with the annual iOS updates. With every major OS release, Apple's negligence of this app becomes more apparent. This is especially obvious when you compare it to the company's Music app. The streaming service has...

Universal Control is the unrivaled continuity magic that only Apple has figured out

When someone says Apple, one of the first words that come to mind is overpriced ecosystem. The company has built a solid reputation regarding this matter, and it has earned this particular crown. Whether you're switching to a new iDevice, syncing your iCloud data across the company's products, or using several Apple devices simultaneously as...

Your Mac apps and folders can live in the Menu Bar, thanks to Folder Peek

Apple's computer lineup has been notably evolving for a while now. When you buy a Mac, you know that you're investing in a future-proof, reliable product. Loved by students and employees alike, the Mac lineup offers different devices aimed at various needs and budgets. What they all have in common, though, is that they're solid...

Apple releases the first developer betas of iOS 15.5 and macOS 12.4

Following the release of iOS 15.4 and macOS Monterey 12.3 last month, Apple has now seeded the first developer betas of iOS 15.5 and macOS Monterey 12.4. These versions could be the last major ones for iOS 15 and macOS Monterey -- as WWDC22 is around the corner. At this point, the company is likely...

Apple fixes external display and game controller bugs in macOS 12.3.1

Apple has seeded macOS Monterey 12.3.1, shortly after the release of iOS 15.4.1. This update fixes the external display and game controller bugs that macOS 12.3 had introduced. It's common for Apple to release minor updates following major ones -- to patch the fresh bugs and exploits. Apart from the mentioned issues, macOS 12.3.1 also...

Here’s how to set up a new Apple Mac Studio for the first time

Apple has finally unveiled the all-new Mac Studio. The company has slowly been replacing Intel chips with its own M1 chip lineup. The M1 family now includes the M1, M1 Pro, M1 Max, and M1 Ultra chips. So when you buy a Mac, it'll likely include one of these four processors -- as most of...

macOS 12.3 is causing issues with external displays and game controllers

Apple released macOS Monterey 12.3 earlier this month. This major update enables Universal Control and introduces several new emoji. However, we also learned later on that it is bricking some Macs with replaced logic boards. The latest reports now state that the macOS 12.3 update is sometimes causing issues with external displays and game controllers,...

These are the best docks to use with your Mac Studio

Apple revealed the Mac Studio during its Peek Performance event. It announced this computer along with the iPhone SE 3 (2022) and the iPad Air 5 (2022). Apart from these devices, the company also introduced a new chip to the M1 family -- the M1 Ultra. Right now, it's exclusive to certain variants of the...

PSA: If your Mac logic board has been replaced, don’t update to macOS Monterey 12.3

Apple released macOS Monterey 12 in late 2021, introducing new FaceTime and Safari features, in addition to other improvements. Since then, the company has been working on further enriching the operating system. Earlier this week, the Cupertino tech giant released macOS Monterey 12.3 -- the latest update to this major version. It brings the long-awaited...

Apple will only accept apps built with Xcode 13 starting next month

Starting next month, Apple will begin mandating apps submitted to the App Store to be built with Xcode 13. In an announcement on Tuesday, Apple revealed that come April, it will only accept apps that are built using Xcode 13, the latest version of Apple's app development kit. The move will go into effect from April...