Category Archives: macOS

“Hacking” notification sounds in macOS

Some users of operation system from Apple, macOS, are complaining about lack of customization. It’s true that macOS is not as customizable as Windows or Linux, but some of these restriction can be overriden by simple “hacks”. This applies on notification sounds too. Did you want to choose notification sound for your favourite app, but app does not… Read More »

Apple updated macOS

Apple released new version of macOS, operating system for Mac computers. Update improves stability, compatibility and performance of Mac computers. This update also fixes security issue, which causes to disable System Integrity Protection on some MacBooks Pro from October 2016, improved reliability of Auto Unlock for Apple Watch users and added support to take screenshot of Touch Bar.… Read More »

Apple released macOS Sierra

Apple today released final version of its operating system for Mac computers – macOS Sierra. Apple renamed “Mac OS X” to “OS X” since OS X Mountain Lion and since now it’s called “macOS” to better match another systems from Apple -> iOS + watchOS + tvOS. Codename is Sierra, so full name of operating system is “macOS… Read More »

Bartender 2 – organize your menu bar apps!

One of iconic UI aspects of macOS is top menu. It’s shared by all apps, labels in top menu are dynamically changed by opened app. For example, if you open Safari (web browser), you will see app name “Safari” and next to it are menu items – “File”, “Edit”, “View”, “History”, “Bookmarks”, “Window” and “Help”. When you open… Read More »

Apple announced release of final macOS, iOS and watchOS, release date of tvOS is uncertain

Apple annouced final version of macOS (formerly OS X) for Macs, iOS for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch and watchOS for Apple Watch. Apple renamed OS X to macOS due to better match to other Apple’s operating systems. These operating system were introduced at summer at WWDC 2016 in San Francisco. Apple provided beta versions of macOS and… Read More »