Location permissions bug fixed in macOS 13.5.1 update


Apple has released an update on macOS to fix the location permissions bug. Patch 13.5.1 for macOS Ventura has been launched with a single fix for a non-display of location permission settings. The Cupertino-based company mentioned specifically that the update ‘fixes an issue in System Settings that prevents location permissions from appearing,’ This comes in […]

Location services glitch found in macOS Ventura 13.5 update

macOS Ventura 13.5 Update

The latest macOS Ventura update has caused several users headaches through a location services glitch. macOS Ventura 13.5 was released on July 24 and caused a bug where users were unable to view apps that have been using their location data. Location services give apps the power to find a user’s location and use it […]

New data-stealing macOS malware discovered

macOS Malware

A new malware in macOS systems has been discovered by Guardz Cyber Intelligence Research. The malware, titled ShadowVault, was discovered by the CIR and identified as a macOS threat. The organization claims that it used ‘sophisticated covert operations’ to shadow the malware while it was in development. It’s yet to be determined if ShadowVault has […]

JokerSpy macOS malware surfaces


A new malware threat in macOS has surfaced, hitting a crypto exchange as its first notable victim. macOS malware are very few and far in-between compared to the Windows platform. However, there are still some serious threats that have emerged over the past few years. A new discovery led to the identification of a backdoor […]

macOS Sonoma second developer beta launches

macOS Sonoma

The second developer beta for the upcoming macOS Sonoma is available to download and install. Apple has released the second developer beta for macOS Sonoma for Apple Developer enrollees and those who have the first developer beta on their Macs. Public versions are expected to go live shortly once the developer versions are made available. […]

Apple Rolls Out Third macOS Ventura 13.5 Public Beta

macOS Ventura 13.5 Public Beta

In anticipation of its official release, Apple has just made available the third beta version of macOS Ventura 13.5 to its public beta testing community. This move allows the wider public to experiment with the software, just a day after developers received access to this third beta. Interested individuals can access the macOS 13.5 Ventura […]

Apple Patches macOS, iPadOS, and iOS Security Exploits


Apple recently launched updates for the macOS, iPadOS, and iOS to fix security issues. macOS Ventura 13.3.1, iPadOS 16.4.1, and iOS 16.4.1 was released to the public and contained several changes, including a fix on how Siri responds and an auto-unlock feature on the Mac with an Apple Watch. Apple’s webpage reflected the change with […]

macOS 13.3 Update Resolves Network File Sharing Issues

MacOS Ventura Macs Feature Yellow

Apple has released macOS 13.3, an update which addresses network file sharing problems that users have been experiencing. This update comes after numerous reports of issues with file sharing on macOS networks. Users had been facing difficulties with sharing files over local networks, with many encountering slow file transfers, frequent disconnects, and other frustrating issues. […]

Classicbot releases retro Mac themed stationery set


Classicbot recently launched the Trashbot 2.0 Stationery Set featuring retro macOS icons. The set include a whiteboard that’s similar to a Mac desktop, a Memo Pad, a mini figure that looks like the ‘Error’ icon, and Mail, Folder, and Disk desk accessories. They have tiny magnets that can be attached to the whiteboard. Furthermore, the […]

Update for Mac GarageBand comes with security fixes

Mac GarageBand

A new update for the GarageBand app has been released for Mac. macOS GarageBand has received an update today, with support notes saying ‘important security fixes’. However, no other details were mentioned in the release notes. Version 10.4.8 is now live and available to download on the App Store for Mac. GarageBand user should update […]

Beta testers receive macOS 13.3 and iOS 16.4 Rapid Security response update


Apple has sent out a Rapid Security Response update to macOS 13.3 and iOS 16.4 beta testers. Rapid Security Response updates are used to quickly fill in security vulnerabilities as they’re discovered. The 16.4(a) version is the first to be released for the Ventura 13.3 and iOS 16.4 platforms. One notable difference between beta RSRs […]

UGREEN’s All-in-One Docking Station Gets a Significant Price Change

UGREEN Docking Station Triple Display

Sometimes one central hub is all you need to unlock a variety of setup options for your workstation or gaming computer. Today, you can get a $60 discount with the UGREEN 12-in-1 USB-C Triple Display Docking Station, which is down to just $239.99 from its original price of $300 on Amazon. The Docking Station is […]

Apple launches macOS Big Sur 11.7.4 update


Apple has released a new macOS update for Big Sur users. macOS Big Sur 11.7.4 has gone live today and is now available to download. Originally launched in 2020, Big Sur still has a significant number of users, and as a result, continues to get updates every now and then. Patch 11.7.4 does not have […]

macOS Ventura 13.2.1 launches

macOS Ventura 13.2.1

macOS Ventura 13.2.1 is now live for Mac users. The previous version, macOS Ventura 13.2, was revealed to the public on January 23. The update added Rapid Security Response System and physical security key support. Its successor, version 13.2.1 has the build number 22D68 and is available for download. Mac users can open System Preferences, […]

macOS Ventura 13.2 launches to the public

macOS Ventura

Apple’s second major macOS Ventura update is now available to download. macOS Ventura 13.2 is the second iteration in Apple’s Mac operating system since it came out in October last year, and launched only a month after the release of macOS Ventura 13.1. The new version has gone live and can be downloaded on supported […]

Second macOS Ventura 13.2 beta Rapid Security Response update launches

macOS Ventura 13.2 Beta

Apple today has released another RSR, or Rapid Security Response update for macOS Ventura 13.2 beta users. The recent update is the second RSR, with the first coming a month after Apple released the update on Mac computers. macOS Rapid Security Response 13.2 (b) will be automatically applied on Mac when the device is restarted, […]

New Dridex banking malware targets macOS computers

Dridex Banking Malware

A new Dridex banking malware variant uses macOS to spread and infect other computers. Trend Micro, a security research firm, previously mentioned that the malware was exclusive to Windows computers. Now, cybercriminals have modified the virus to include MacBooks and Apple devices. The analyzed sample, collected by Trend Micro is a Mach-O file with possible […]

Google launches new features for macOS Chrome app

macOS Chrome App

Google has added several new features to its Chrome app for Mac, namely the Energy Saver and Memory Saver modes. Energy Saver, as the name suggests, will be activated once the Mac’s battery level is at 20 percent. Battery-draining tasks will be limited, including website visual effects and animations, and the computer’s background activities. As […]