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iCloud Passwords Gains 2FA Code Generator on Windows PC

Those using Apple iCloud on Windows PC can begin to take advantage of a new level of security. The iCloud Keychain password manager is gaining 2FA code generator support. News of this was first spotted by 9to5Mac who discovered Reddit users discussing this heightened security feature. According to some, users have experienced Apple rolling out 2FA...

macOS Ventura Compatible Devices List: These Macs Missed the Cut

Apple unveiled macOS Ventura at WWDC on Tuesday, detailing some new features coming to the desktop operating system, including improvements to Mail, Spotlight, Safari and Passkeys, Messages, Photos, Continuity Camera and Stage Manager, which also makes its way to M1 iPads. What Macs will support macOS Ventura? Check out the list below: iMac - 2017 and...

Here are New Features Coming to the Mac in macOS Ventura

Apple unveiled macOS 13 during its  Worldwide Developer Conference (WWDC) keynote on Monday, dubbing the new release "Ventura." "macOS Ventura includes powerful features and new innovations that help make the Mac experience even better. New tools like Stage Manager make focusing on tasks and moving between apps and windows easier and faster than ever, and Continuity...

Apple Unveils macOS Ventura for the Mac

Apple has unveiled the next version of its desktop operating system and it’s called macOS Ventura, thanks to the company’s “crack” marketing team. With macOS Ventura, new features include Stage Manager to help you send all apps to the side to help you easily clear a cluttered desktop. Also coming are new features to Mail...

Apple Patent for Keyboard Accessory Hints at Hybrid iPad/Mac Device

[caption id="attachment_373207" align="aligncenter" width="938"] Image: Patently Apple[/caption] The US Patent & Trademark Office (PTO) has granted Apple a new patent for a next-generation keyboard accessory for the iPad that appears to support multiple installation modes (via Patently Apple). Some of the figures included in the patent are particularly interesting as they showcase a macOS or...

Google Drive Flagging Some macOS System Files for Copyright Infringement

[caption id="attachment_368939" align="aligncenter" width="1506"] Image: User "haveasuperday" on Reddit[/caption] Google Drive has been flagging some users for violating its Copyright Infringement policy when they copy a '.DS_Store' file to their Drive — reports BleepingComputer. '.DS_Store' files are metadata files that are only a few bytes in size and are usually created when Mac users copy...

How to Transfer Data From an Old Mac to New Mac [VIDEO]

Apple has shared a new video tutorial on its Apple Support YouTube channel, explaining how macOS users can transfer data from their old Mac to a new one using Migration Assistant. "You don't have to manually move your documents, apps, user accounts, and settings from your old Mac to your new one," explains Apple in the...

How to Update macOS on Your Mac [VIDEO]

The Apple Support YouTube channel recently shared an updated guide explaining how you can update macOS on your Mac. By updating macOS, you "get the latest features and security updates as soon as they're available," explains Apple in the video. To update macOS, make sure you have your Administrator password since it is required to install...

How to Transfer Data From Windows PC to Mac [VIDEO]

Apple has shared a new tutorial on its Apple Support YouTube channel, explaining how you can transfer your data from a Windows PC to a Mac using Migration Assistant. "Migration Assistant makes a copy of supported content to transfer from your PC to a Mac," explains Apple in the video. If you're making the switch...

You Can Now Download macOS 12.2.1 and watchOS 8.4.2

Along with the releases of iOS 15.3.1 and iPadOS 15.3.1 on Thursday, Apple also released macOS Monterey 12.2.1 and watchOS 8.4.2 for download. MacOS Monterey 12.2.1 fixes a Bluetooth bug that was causing battery drain, while watchOS 8.4.2 says it includes “security updates and bug fixes for your Apple Watch." You can update your Mac...

Bluetooth Battery Drain Issue Fixed in macOS 12.3 beta

A battery drain issue in macOS 12.2 seems to have been fixed. According to a new report from 9to5Mac, testing of the new macOS Monterey beta seems to indicate that a battery drain bug present in previous versions may have been fixed this week. With the release of macOS 12.2 Monterey, it shipped with a weird...