Category Archives: macOS

Tip: how to clean up right-click menu on Mac

By | 29/02/2020

You may know it. You installed many apps on your Mac and then, when you do right click, many new options are present. Erase with “App Name”, clean up with “App Name”, send to “App Name”, uninstall with “App Name”, share with “App Name”, etc. These new shortcuts are not kind of a malware, many legit apps install… Read More »

Mac threat detections are rising

By | 17/12/2019

I was using antivirus for Mac since my early Mac times in 2008. In that times, my reason was not because I was worried about security. I was sharing files with PC users and also I had installed Windows on my second partition on disk inside my MacBook White and I didn’t want to infect my friends’ computers… Read More »

“Hacking” notification sounds in macOS – macOS Catalina limitations

By | 07/12/2019

I have written a guide how to “hack” notifications’ sounds HERE. For full reference, please read that article before continuing, if you haven’t already do so. “Thanks” to macOS Catalina limitations, you can no longer apply guide called “Cause 2: system sounds:”. It’s because macOS Catalina creates two partitions, one for system data and one for user data.… Read More »

Apple updated macOS

By | 22/10/2019

Apple released a new supplemental update for macOS Catalina. This update can be downloaded via the Software Update section of the System Preferences app. If no update is shown, the reason is that this supplemental update is probably limited to users, which haven’t already download first supplemental update. As for me, I installed first supplemental update and updater… Read More »

uTorrent – victim of macOS Catalina

By | 18/10/2019

Downloading torrents is popular. Torrents do not automatically mean cracked or pirated software, as some media may say. It’s just other way of downloading files, though it’s sometimes abused, but the same applies to classic downloading. It’s something like CD/DVD burners – if you own one, you are not automatically movie or music pirate. One of the most… Read More »

Apple updated macOS, iOS and iPadOS

By | 16/10/2019

Apple just updated macOS, iOS and its fork iPadOS. As for macOS, it’s a Supplemental Update, which fixes some bugs and also a problem with Setup Assistant hanging during Catalina installation. As for iOS and iPadOS, it’s just bug fixes and performance improvements. Updates are recommended for all users, but as usual, before updating your devices, backup all… Read More »

Bye, Aperture

By | 13/10/2019

Aperture is a professional photo editing software. In its days of fame, it competed with big names like Adobe Lightroom. Aperture’s current version originates in 2010. Mac computers are often chosen by photographers, artists, musicians and movie creators, so it was a surprise when Apple decided to discontinue Aperture back in 2014, which was very popular between photographers.… Read More »

Twitter for Mac is back

By | 12/10/2019

As we reported HERE, Twitter decided to drop support and to end development of macOS desktop Twitter client. Maybe you have heard about Apple’s project Catalyst (formerly known as “Marzipan”), which allows to easy port iOS apps to macOS. It’s a multi-year project, which aims to bring more apps to Mac. Under the hood, iOS and macOS are… Read More »