Safari

How to Get New Safari 11 Features without Upgrading to macOS High Sierra

How to Get New Safari 11 Features without Upgrading to macOS High Sierra

macOS High Sierra is an incremental upgrade, at best. The climb from Sierra to High Sierra is a scenic one but it brings but a handful of little features to this update. High Sierra is more about the behind-the-scenes changes and stability improvements (which might be reason enough to upgrade for some).

How to Create a PDF from Web Page on iPhone and iPad in iOS 11

How to Create a PDF from Web Page on iPhone and iPad in iOS 11

Safari’s update for iOS 11 is filled with technology updates that mostly work behind the scenes. The Cross Site Tracking prevention feature, for example, will automatically block trackers for you.

Apple Defends Safari Ad Blocking, Says ‘People Have a Right to Privacy’

Apple Defends Safari Ad Blocking, Says ‘People Have a Right to Privacy’

Earlier this year, Apple announced new measures that its web browser, Safari, would go to help protect a user’s browsing history and information.

Ad Companies Talk About How the New Safari Update Could Affect the ‘Infrastructure of the Modern Internet’

Ad Companies Talk About How the New Safari Update Could Affect the ‘Infrastructure of the Modern Internet’

Apple is bringing some Safari related changes with macOS High Sierra and iOS 11, set to be released on Sep 19 and 25 respectively. Ad companies, however, aren’t too pleased with some of the new additions made with the update, particularly the Intelligent Tracking Prevention feature.

How to Use The New iOS 11 Safari Features on iPhone and iPad

How to Use The New iOS 11 Safari Features on iPhone and iPad

Safari gets quite an upgrade in iOS 11. There are visual changes, new useful features for reading articles and underlying technology changes. Here’s how you can use all the new features in Safari in iOS 11.

How to Use Safari’s Auto Reader View Feature in iOS 11

How to Use Safari’s Auto Reader View Feature in iOS 11

Safari’s built-in Reader View is one of the best ways to read on the web. Just like Pocket, it does a really good job of stripping a website of all the formatting and presents you with only the important parts – text and images. Reader View’s design in iOS 11 is even better. On the iPad Pro, in San Francisco font, it’s just gorgeous.

Safari on iOS 11 Will Automatically Convert AMP Links to Original URLs

Safari on iOS 11 Will Automatically Convert AMP Links to Original URLs

AMP or Accelerated Mobile Pages is open source publishing platform by Google aimed at reducing browsing speeds and improving page scrolling by cutting down advertising and some other parts of a standard URL. Naturally, this has come under severe scrutiny from developers and website owners as it completely erases the original URL when shared. Apple, however, has a workaround for this with iOS 11. Federico Viticci from MacStories discovered that Safari on iOS 11 beta converts AMP links to standard URLs when copied to clipboard or shared around.

Mobile Safari is Getting Changes to Scrolling

Mobile Safari is Getting Changes to Scrolling

Navigating the web via mobile Safari is usually a hassle-free experience, but for those who may take some exception to the way scrolling behaves, there are some changes being made to a future version of the app that may help with that.

How to Post Photos on Instagram from Your Mac

How to Post Photos on Instagram from Your Mac

Instagram is insanely popular, but it’s never really had a non-smartphone app. There’s no official iPad app. And we didn’t even have a functioning website until recently. If you wanted to post photos to Instagram, for your personal or business account, you always had to go to your smartphone.

15 Essential Safari Tips & Tricks for iPhone in GIFs

15 Essential Safari Tips & Tricks for iPhone in GIFs

It’s incredible how much Safari has evolved since the inception of iOS, known back then as iPhone OS. We’re 10 major releases in and what was once a basic mobile browser is complete with handy shortcuts, superior tab management, and added speed and security.