Category Archives: Apple

How to customize Spotlight search on macOS and to protect your privacy

Spotlight in macOS is a powerful search engine for your Mac and, in some cases, for web. Some apps got deeper Spotlight integration, like Fantastical 2 from Flexibits, so you can enjoy rich integration in Spotlight with many extending data about your calendar events. Another good example is DEVONthink from DEVONtechnologies. But sometimes, you need to protect your… Read More »

Tip: how to add custom LUTs directly to Luminar and Aurora HDR for Mac

Luminar and Aurora HDR are my apps of choice for “common” and HDR photos. Tidy user interface combined with powerful photo-editing features in both of apps make them a beast for both professional and amateur photographers. Unlike products from Adobe, there is no subscription, Skylum releases new major versions every year with about 50% discount for those who… Read More »

My iPhone accessories

In compare to accessories I use for my iPad Pro, my count of iPhone accessories is pretty poor, but still worth it. I use my iPhone 6s as a mobile communicator, so don’t expect any complicated workflow. It’s just companion to my iPad Pro and desktop iMac. Before iPhone, I had some other smartphones, including Android-based smartphones and… Read More »

Small number of 2018 MacBooks Air may have logic board issues

Recently we informed about faulty batteries in 2015 MacBooks Pro and another issue appeared, now with 2018 MacBooks Air according to an internal document obtained by server Macrumors. All affected users will get an e-mail to let them know that their notebooks are eligible for a main logic board replacement. Of course, for free. What’s with Apple? Where… Read More »

New 16-inch MacBook Pro from Apple?

Today’s biggest laptop from Apple has a 15.4-inch display. In the past, in the 2011, Apple discountinued its 17-inch sized MacBooks Pro. It’s not clear why Apple did it, but many IT professionals would value a big laptop. When I in 2013 upgraded my aging 13.3-inch MacBook White to 15.4-inch MacBook Pro, it was something awesome, screen was… Read More »