Apple seeds macOS Sierra 10.12.4 beta 8 and watchOS 3.2 beta 7

Apple on Monday seeded an eighth beta of macOS Sierra 10.12.4 and a seventh beta of watchOS 3.2 to its registered developers and members of the Apple Developer Program. Both macOS Sierra 10.12.4 beta 8 (build 16E192b) and watchOS 3.2 Continue reading Apple seeds macOS Sierra 10.12.4 beta 8 and watchOS 3.2 beta 7

Latest macOS Sierra beta informs you when your Mac’s display is using significant energy

The latest beta of macOS Sierra 10.12.3 provides a brand new display brightness energy saving recommendation for extending battery life under the Battery menu bar item, MacRumors has discovered. It appears in macOS Sierra 10.12.3 beta 4 when display brightness is set above the 75 percent mark. Continue reading Latest macOS Sierra beta informs you when your Mac’s display is using significant energy

New betas of iOS 10.2.1, macOS Sierra 10.12.3, watchOS 3.1.3 and tvOS 10.1.1 now available

Apple today released new OS betas to its registered developers. iOS 10.2.1 beta 3 (build 14D23), macOS Sierra 10.12.3 beta 3 (build 16D25a), watchOS 3.1.3 beta 2 (build 14S959) and tvOS 10.1.1 beta 2 (build 14U711) are now available for Continue reading New betas of iOS 10.2.1, macOS Sierra 10.12.3, watchOS 3.1.3 and tvOS 10.1.1 now available

Apple launches beta 2 of iOS 10.2.1 and macOS Sierra 10.12.3

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Apple on Tuesday seeded to members of the Apple Developer Program a second beta of iOS 10.2 and a second beta of what would become the third major update to macOS Sierra. iOS 10.2.1 beta 2 (build 14D15) and macOS Sierra 10.12.3 Continue reading Apple launches beta 2 of iOS 10.2.1 and macOS Sierra 10.12.3

Apple releases macOS Sierra 10.12.2 update

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Following yesterday’s iOS 10.2, tvOS 10.1 and watchOS 3.1.1 releases, Apple today completed its OS updates by launching macOS 10.12.2 software update (build 16C67) for Sierra-compatible Macs. In addition to bug fixes and performance improvements, macOS Sierra 10.12.2 packs in 100+ new and redrawn Continue reading Apple releases macOS Sierra 10.12.2 update

Here’s why macOS Sierra 10.12.2 removes your battery’s estimated time remaining

macOS Sierra 10.12.2 battery time remaining indicator

Aside from a number of fixes, GPU improvements and a few new features in macOS Sierra 10.12.2, the update’s introduced a significant change related to the Mac’s Battery menu. Long story short, Macs with macOS Sierra 10.12.2 or later no longer display the battery’s Continue reading Here’s why macOS Sierra 10.12.2 removes your battery’s estimated time remaining

iOS 10.2.1 and macOS Sierra 10.12.3 now available to public beta testers

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After seeding iOS 10.2.1 beta 1 and macOS Sierra 10.12.3 beta 1 to members of the Apple Developer Program yesterday, Apple today released versions of these software updates for public beta-testing. If you sign up at the Apple Beta Software Continue reading iOS 10.2.1 and macOS Sierra 10.12.3 now available to public beta testers

macOS Sierra 10.12.2 fixed vulnerability that let attackers obtain disk encryption password

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Last week’s macOS Sierra 10.12.2 software update squashed a number of bugs and patched a few newly discovered  vulnerabilities, among them one that allowed an attacker to obtain your FileVault disk encryption password by plugging in a $300 Thunderbolt device into Continue reading macOS Sierra 10.12.2 fixed vulnerability that let attackers obtain disk encryption password

Deliveries for Mac gains full Sierra compatibility, Touch Bar shortcuts & other new features

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After refreshing Deliveries for iOS with full iOS 10 and watchOS 3 support and other nice-to-haves four days ago, Deliveries for Mac was updated on the Mac App Store with full support for macOS Sierra, Touch Bar shortcuts on the new MacBook Pro Continue reading Deliveries for Mac gains full Sierra compatibility, Touch Bar shortcuts & other new features