Published: 28 Sep 2016 14:00:00 EDTCopyright: Copyright 2016, MacInTouch Inc.
28 Sep 2016 00:28:00 EDTa subtle window-alignment feature; iCloud file management problems; ClickToFlash vs. Safari video handling; unwanted face-tracking; installation and boot issues; keyboard glitches; Apple changes, feedback and more
28 Sep 2016 00:28:00 EDTSnapz Pro and screen-capture alternatives
28 Sep 2016 00:28:00 EDTLinux Mac installers, booting and troubleshooting
28 Sep 2016 00:28:00 EDTbug fix, battery drain
28 Sep 2016 00:28:00 EDT"Komplex" Trojan/backdoor (using MacKeeper vulnerability)
28 Sep 2016 00:28:00 EDTFirefox, Snow Leopard incompatibilities, alternative options, 1Password, etc.
28 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDTBuilding on Amazon's AWS/EC2 platform, Apple adds FileMaker database services to its cloud computing collection.
28 Sep 2016 14:00:00 EDTThis Mac utility promises to "securely get rid of files and data that may invade your privacy and act as potential threats to your Mac."
28 Sep 2016 13:48:00 EDTThis Mac app encrypts folders with multiple levels and passwords.
28 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDTHere's a Mac "firewall for files" from a noted iPhone hacker.
27 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDTcable modem security issues
27 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDTSSD Trim refresher
27 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDTUSB3 hub experiences and issues
27 Sep 2016 00:04:00 EDTThis excellent audio editing, recording and processing app gets an update for macOS Sierra.
27 Sep 2016 10:48:00 EDTPut Linux on a USB drive to boot it on your Mac.
27 Sep 2016 00:42:00 EDTThis amazing text editor handles files of any size, plain or formatted (with embedded graphics, sound and movies), and it's fully scriptable. And it runs on Mac OS X 10.4 through macOS 10.12 Sierra. (Did I mention it's also freeware?!)
27 Sep 2016 00:18:00 EDTSee what's taking up all your storage space.
26 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDTApple omitting security fixes for older systems (e.g. iOS 9, OS X), forcing unwanted updates on customers and leaving open critical vulnerabilities on abandoned hardware (e.g. iPhone 4s, iPad 2 and iPad Mini, pre-2009 MacBook Pro, etc.)
26 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDTsecurity flaws in iTunes backups, fingerprint/Touch ID issues, the 10.0.2 update, Apple Notes compatibility and update issues
26 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDTbookmark change; font preference change
26 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDTanalyzing Yahoo response to mammoth hack
26 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDTApple updates its app for making e-books to sell through its e-stores.
26 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDTThis email app, a viable alternative to Apple Mail and Thunderbird (with which it shares some code), gets a substantial update in a new version.
26 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDTThis cross-platform app converts email files from most popular apps to standard, portable formats and even offers a built-in IMAP server to help with conversion and archiving. The latest update brings macOS Sierra support.
26 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDTThis app can extract your Apple Mail and Postbox mail (or import mbox files) and save it in a database for searching, archiving, tagging, statistics and export to standard database and mail formats.
26 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDTThe popular virtualization product gets a macOS Sierra update.
26 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDTThe free virtualization system from Oracle gets a Control-click fix, audio fixes and patches for other problems.
26 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDTRun Windows apps on your Mac, without running Windows itself (now with fewer crashes).
24 Sep 2016 09:52:00 EDTSecureEventInput mechanism for keeping passwords more secure
24 Sep 2016 09:52:00 EDT500 million hacked accounts and related notes
24 Sep 2016 09:52:00 EDTwatchOS 3 battery life changes and tips
24 Sep 2016 09:52:00 EDTSSD recommendations for 2009 Mac Mini upgrade
23 Sep 2016 19:06:00 EDTApple patches three bugs in its new operating system for mobile devices.
23 Sep 2016 13:11:00 EDTGet "cache cleaning", virus scanning and much more from this utility that doesn't just run on Sierra....
08 Sep 2016 10:20:00 EDTThis essential troubleshooting tool gets macOS Sierra support and other updates.
23 Sep 2016 12:22:00 EDTThe Mac geocoding app gets an update for macOS Sierra.
22 Sep 2016 00:05:00 EDTmore about the feasibility of ARM-based Macs
22 Sep 2016 08:58:00 EDT4K mini DisplayPort-HDMI adapter
22 Sep 2016 00:05:00 EDTupdate on "HacBook/HackBook Elite"
22 Sep 2016 00:05:00 EDTdead "non-replaceable" battery replacement
22 Sep 2016 00:05:00 EDTApple Disk Utility and alternatives
22 Sep 2016 11:55:00 EDTThe modern web browser for PowerPC-based Macs moves to the latest Firefox platform (with attendant security fixes).
21 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDT911 emergency modes
21 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDTApple blocks stealthy Dropbox hack with macOS Sierra
21 Sep 2016 09:38:00 EDTThis backup app promises high performance with SSD/RAID devices, plus cloning, archiving, scheduling, and more.
21 Sep 2016 09:09:00 EDTThe installer package browser and extractor gets an update for macOS Sierra.
20 Sep 2016 01:10:00 EDTMac Mini issues; ECC memory; replaceable components, etc.
20 Sep 2016 01:10:00 EDTupdating iOS 9 without being forced to iOS 10
20 Sep 2016 18:22:00 EDTMozilla's free alternative to Google Chrome gets critical security patches, Mac bug fixes and other improvements.
20 Sep 2016 15:35:00 EDTApple's "intelligent personal assistant", a new personality for the Mac platform, debuts today, along with a long list of security patches.
20 Sep 2016 15:35:00 EDTApple server add-on for OS X gets security patches and an update for macOS Sierra, as well as Profile Manager updates.
20 Sep 2016 15:35:00 EDTApple's web browser gets critical security patches - but only for OS X 10.10 and up.
20 Sep 2016 17:00:00 EDTApple updates its iWork app suite for Macs, adding beta-quality support for the new real-time collaboration feature while requiring macOS Sierra 10.12 as a prerequisite.
20 Sep 2016 01:10:00 EDTThis robust and efficient network file transfer system lets you directly sync folders among various devices in various locations without needing any third-party cloud to do it.
20 Sep 2016 01:10:00 EDTThis clipboard manager can keep track of snippets in lists and sync them among Macs and iOS devices using iCloud.
20 Sep 2016 01:10:00 EDTThis cross-platform mail server offers IMAP/POP/SMTP support, anti-virus/spam protection, a web interface, HIPAA encryption, SSL support and more.
20 Sep 2016 01:10:00 EDTThis adapter lets you hook up all sorts of SATA and IDE storage devices to your Mac via USB 3.
19 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDTApple's silent Xprotect security blacklist updates
19 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDTDocuments and Data sync gone, iCloud Drive only
19 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDTalternatives to Dropbox
19 Sep 2016 12:44:00 EDTThis effective email spam filter gets an update for macOS Sierra.
19 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDTThe full-featured, yet inexpensive, image editor gets a fix for a macOS Sierra crash.
19 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDTThis object-oriented, visual development system can build apps for OS X, Windows, Linux, iOS, Web, and Raspberry Pi.
19 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDTDevelop Python apps on your iPad or iPhone with this integrated development environment.
19 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDTThis free terminal emulator makes Apple's Terminal app look pretty weak in comparison.
19 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDTCommunicate with and control all manner of hardware devices with this software and a USB-serial communication adapter.
17 Sep 2016 09:40:00 EDTT-Mobile "carrier update" bug fix; Lightning cable problems; user interface changes; a Swift Playgrounds problem and resolution; plus email problems and solutions
17 Sep 2016 09:40:00 EDT"optimized" (i.e. iCloud) file storage; a timestamp issue with files downloaded by Safari; user interface issues, etc.
17 Sep 2016 09:40:00 EDTiPhone 7 CPU vs. Mac x86 CPU; Dell Project Sputnik, XPS 13
17 Sep 2016 09:40:00 EDTiMazing and iTunes compatibility questions
17 Sep 2016 09:40:00 EDTissues with latest update
17 Sep 2016 09:40:00 EDTswollen (failed) battery, fire danger, replacement issues and Apple Store experience
17 Sep 2016 09:40:00 EDTDropbox security issue, company responses, workarounds, alternatives, etc.
16 Sep 2016 00:52:00 EDTmore about cable modems and routers
16 Sep 2016 12:25:00 EDTend of Office 2011 availability, support
16 Sep 2016 00:52:00 EDTfile-sharing problems, workarounds
16 Sep 2016 12:25:00 EDTMike Bombich's popular disk cloning, file backup/archiving and testing app gets code changes to accomodate macOS Sierra, along with other updates.
16 Sep 2016 12:10:00 EDTThis full-featured, cross-platform backup app has been around for a long time.
16 Sep 2016 00:52:00 EDTThis alternative to iTunes for many iOS device management tasks includes backup/archiving and restoring, Mac-mobile information exchange, file transfer, browsing, cloning and more.
16 Sep 2016 11:56:00 EDTThis Safari extension, which blocks nasty scamware pop-ups in the web browser, gets some fine-tuning.
16 Sep 2016 01:12:00 EDTApple adds Fujifilm X-Pro2 and Pentax K-1 support to OS X 10.11 El Capitan. (Earlier Macs will need a more supportive third party.)
15 Sep 2016 15:32:00 EDT"A local attacker may be able to cause unexpected application termination or arbitrary code execution."
15 Sep 2016 16:02:00 EDTApple updates its app for mass management of mobile devices.
15 Sep 2016 16:16:00 EDTThis Mac security app, which monitors and manages access from each application to your network and storage devices, gets an update for macOS Sierra.
15 Sep 2016 16:20:00 EDTThe popular network monitor and privacy utility gets macOS Sierra support.
14 Sep 2016 10:58:00 EDTbuggy release of the new iOS 10 disabled many iPhones and iPads (before Apple fixed the bug on their end); confusing release of a 10.0.1 version the same day as the 10.0.0 debut
14 Sep 2016 10:58:00 EDTconfiguration issues and tricks
14 Sep 2016 10:58:00 EDTmore tips for capturing video from/on old Mac IIsi
14 Sep 2016 10:58:00 EDTcarrier compatibility, contracts and availability delays
14 Sep 2016 09:48:00 EDTApple patches a security problem with its mobile OS the very day it debuted, and iOS 10 also patches a bunch of serious security holes that may not be patched in iOS 9....
14 Sep 2016 10:36:00 EDTPatched in watchOS 3: "An application may be able to read sensitive location information."
14 Sep 2016 09:08:00 EDTThe Google web browser gets high-priority security patches for critical Adobe Flash flaws.
14 Sep 2016 09:08:00 EDTThe open source web browser project gets high-priority patches for critical Adobe Flash flaws and other changes.
14 Sep 2016 10:30:00 EDTMicrosoft posts confusing information and updates regarding critical security flaws in its Office software suite that allow remote control of victim systems.
13 Sep 2016 09:22:00 EDTApple Mail user interface change, viewing full headers of emails
13 Sep 2016 09:22:00 EDTusing Lingon in a workaround for file-sharing bugs
13 Sep 2016 10:40:00 EDT"Apple Goes Mushy, Part IV"
13 Sep 2016 15:20:00 EDTApple's new mobile operating system deepens integration of artificial intelligence and third-party platforms. (Unfortunately, it also disabled some iPhones and iPads on installation.)
13 Sep 2016 13:28:00 EDTAlong with iOS 10, Apple also posted new versions of its Watch and TV variants of the mobile OS, plus Swift Playgrounds for iOS 10.
13 Sep 2016 13:45:00 EDTApple gives its Music app a makeover and adds macOS Sierra Siri support to its device control, purchasing and playback app.