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You Can Play Flappy Bird and Other Games Through macOS Push Notifications

You Can Play Flappy Bird and Other Games Through macOS Push Notifications

macOS push notifications give us an update about new messages across multiple apps and services. Now an iOS engineer has added a notifications UI that lets you play “Flappy Bird” within a notification!

New macOS Vulnerability Could Potentially Give Root Access to Local Users

New macOS Vulnerability Could Potentially Give Root Access to Local Users

Finding vulnerabilities in the operating systems isn’t new. A lot of vulnerabilities in macOS have been reported earlier. But, a decade-old vulnerability has been found that could lead to root access being given to local users on Unix-based systems, including macOS Big Sur.

This Brilliant AR Based macOS Concept Is Straight Out of the Future

This Brilliant AR Based macOS Concept Is Straight Out of the Future

Ever since its inception, macOS has changed a lot. Apple recently released macOS Big Sur for the public. Have you ever wondered how macOS would look with a futuristic AR interface? Well, a 24-year old designer by the name of Dominik Hofacker has reimagined macOS with an AR twist.

Google Chrome for M1 Mac Is Blazingly Fast as Compared to Rosetta 2 Version

Google Chrome for M1 Mac Is Blazingly Fast as Compared to Rosetta 2 Version

Earlier this month, Apple unveiled M1 Chip Macs touting significant performance improvement. Last week Google released a Chrome browser for Macs powered by M1 Chip. New MacBook Air, 13-inch MacBook Pro, and Mac mini users have to download a different Chrome version. The best part is that this version of Chrome runs faster than the one on Rosetta 2.

Timelapse Video Shows How macOS has Evolved from OS X to Catalina in 20 Years

Timelapse Video Shows How macOS has Evolved from OS X to Catalina in 20 Years

macOS has evolved a lot in the recent past. Mac OS X debuted in 2001, and since then, the operating system has transformed drastically. Apple recently announced macOS Big Sur, and the same will be available for the public later this year. Now a new timelapse video takes us through all the Mac software updates starting from Mac OS X to macOS Catalina.

macOS Big Sur vs. macOS Catalina: Side-by-Side UI Design Comparison

macOS Big Sur vs. macOS Catalina: Side-by-Side UI Design Comparison

Apple unveiled the biggest update to macOS in years, introducing macOS Big Sur during the first online-only WWDC keynote last month. The macOS Big Sur Beta 1 update was released just after the WWDC keynote. Now, a developer has posted detailed side-by-side comparison images of macOS Catalina vs. macOS Big Sur to showcase design changes between the two versions.

macOS Vulnerability Allows Unauthorized Apps to Bypass Privacy Protections System

macOS Vulnerability Allows Unauthorized Apps to Bypass Privacy Protections System

A macOS developer has unearthed a vulnerability that affects macOS Mojave, Catalina, and even the macOS Big Sur. The vulnerability gains access to protected files on your Mac by bypassing the security system. The Privacy Protections System known as TCC (Transparency, Consent, and Control) debuted in macOS Mojave. It was introduced with the purpose of protecting certain files on your Mac from access by unauthorized apps.

Apple to Add All Existing and New iOS and iPadOS Apps to ARM Macs by Default

Apple to Add All Existing and New iOS and iPadOS Apps to ARM Macs by Default

During WWDC 2020, Apple unveiled its plan to move from Intel processors to ARM-based processors. The company also announced that it will launch the first ARM-based Mac as soon as the end of this year and that all iOS and iPadOS apps will be compatible with ARM Macs.

macOS Big Sur Support: Which Macs Are Compatible with Big Sur?

macOS Big Sur Support: Which Macs Are Compatible with Big Sur?

Of all the announcements made by Apple, the macOS Big Sur announcement was the biggest of all. The OS features a completely redesigned UI, plenty of new features, and also paves the way for future Macs with Apple’s custom silicon. If you are wondering whether your Mac will support macOS Big Sur or not, read below.

Apple Releases macOS Big Sur Beta 1 To Developers

Apple Releases macOS Big Sur Beta 1 To Developers

Apple unveiled the next major version of macOS during the WWDC 2020 event today. With macOS Big Sur, the company has introduced a new UI design, various new features, and better apps, including an improved Safari web browser. Now, the first developer beta version of macOS Big Sur is available to download and install on compatible Macs.