Apple Investigating 16-Inch MacBook Pro Popping Sound Issue, Fix Planned in Future Software Updates

Apple is investigating a popping sound issue with the new 16-inch MacBook Pro and plans to make a fix available in future software updates, the company has indicated in an internal document obtained by MacRumors. The memo shared with Apple Authorized Service Providers reads as follows: If a customer hears …

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Apple Seeds Fourth Beta of Upcoming macOS Catalina 10.15.2 Update to Developers

Apple today seeded the fourth beta of an upcoming macOS Catalina 10.15.2 update to developers, two weeks after releasing the third beta and over a month after the launch of ‌macOS Catalina‌ 10.15.1. The new ‌macOS Catalina‌ beta can be downloaded through the Software Update mechanism in the System Preferences …

Apple Seeds Third Beta of Upcoming macOS Catalina 10.15.2 Update to Developers

Apple today seeded the third beta of an upcoming macOS Catalina 10.15.2 update to developers, one week after releasing the second beta and three weeks after the launch of ‌macOS Catalina‌ 10.15.1. The new ‌macOS Catalina‌ beta can be downloaded through the Software Update mechanism in the System Preferences app …

Trio of Friends Make Challenging Hike Across Catalina Island to Recreate the macOS Catalina Wallpaper

A few months ago, YouTuber and photographer Andrew Levitt teamed up with his friends Jacob Phillips and Taylor Gray on a one-week road trip to try to recreate all of Apple’s default wallpapers included in macOS. Photo Credit: Jacob PhillipsJust a few weeks after the video, Apple publicly released macOS …

Apple Seeds Second Beta of Upcoming macOS Catalina 10.15.2 Update to Developers

Apple today seeded the second beta of an upcoming macOS Catalina 10.15.2 update to developers, one week after releasing the first beta and two weeks after the launch of the macOS Catalina 10.15.1 update. The new ‌macOS Catalina‌ beta can be downloaded using the Software Update mechanism in System Preferences …

Apple Seeds First Beta of Upcoming macOS Catalina 10.15.2 Update

Apple today seeded the first beta of an upcoming macOS Catalina 10.15.2 update to developers, one week after releasing the macOS Catalina 10.15.1 update. The new ‌‌macOS Catalina‌‌ beta can be downloaded using the Software Update mechanism in System Preferences after installing the proper software from the Developer Center. There’s …

How to Fix a Damaged macOS Installer

Creating a macOS installer on a bootable USB drive provides a convenient way of installing a fresh copy of macOS on multiple Macs, and also allows you to perform a clean installation quickly and easily. If you tried to run your installer recently and unexpectedly received an error that it …

Apple Planning New Mac Catalyst Resources to Help Devs Create ‘Amazing Mac Experiences’

In macOS Catalina, Apple introduced Mac Catalyst, an initiative designed to make it simple for developers to port their iPad apps over to the Mac App Store with minimal work. Mac Catalyst is still new and developing, but its ultimate aim is to bring more apps to the ‌Mac App …

Apple Seeds Third Beta of Upcoming macOS Catalina 10.15.1 Update to Developers

Apple today seeded the third beta of an upcoming macOS Catalina 10.15.1 update to developers, a week after seeding the second beta and a little over two weeks after releasing macOS Catalina to the public. The new ‌macOS Catalina‌ beta can be downloaded using the Software Update mechanism in System …

Serato DJ Pro and DJ Lite Now Compatible With macOS Catalina

Music software company Serato has updated DJ Pro and DJ Lite to bring full support for macOS Catalina, which ditches iTunes in favor of a new standalone Music app. The elimination of iTunes had an immediate impact on DJs who relied on the software to access their music libraries via …

Apple Releases Revised macOS Catalina Supplemental Update

Apple today released a new supplemental update for macOS Catalina, nearly one week after releasing the first supplemental update and two weeks after the launch of ‌macOS Catalina‌. The update can be downloaded through the Software Update section of the System Preferences app, but it may be limited to those …

Apple Seeds Second Beta of Upcoming macOS Catalina 10.15.1 Update to Developers

Apple today seeded the second beta of an upcoming macOS Catalina 10.15.1 update to developers, a little under a week after seeding the first beta and a week and a half after releasing macOS Catalina to the public. The new ‌macOS Catalina‌ beta can be downloaded using the Software Update …

Apple Releases macOS Catalina Supplemental Update With Fixes for Installation, iCloud Login, and Game Center Bugs

Alongside iOS 13.1.3, Apple today also released a supplemental update for macOS Catalina, addressing several bugs from the initial public release version, including a problem with Setup Assistant hanging during Catalina installation. The ‌macOS Catalina‌ Supplemental Update includes installation and reliability improvements, and is recommended for all users.
This update:– Improves …

PSA: Apple Mail Bugs Can Lead to Data Loss in macOS Catalina

Michael Tsai, the developer of EagleFiler and the SpamSieve plug-in for Apple Mail on Mac, has written a blog post warning macOS users about potential data loss in Mail when upgrading to macOS Catalina 10.15.0 (build 19A583). According to Tsai, he’s heard from several users that updating Mail’s data store …

Apple Releases First Beta of Upcoming macOS Catalina 10.15.1 Update

Apple today seeded the first beta of an upcoming macOS Catalina 10.15.1 update to developers, just days after releasing macOS Catalina to the public. The new ‌macOS Catalina‌ beta can be downloaded using the Software Update mechanism in System Preferences after installing the proper software from the Developer Center. It’s …

How to Perform a Clean Installation of macOS 10.15 Catalina

This article guides you through the process of performing a clean installation of macOS 10.15 Catalina using the bootable USB drive method, rather than upgrading your Mac using Apple’s standard installation package, which retains existing user data and any user-installed apps. Creating a bootable USB drive provides you with a …

Apple’s Mac App Notarization Service Experiencing Slowness Following Release of macOS Catalina

In June, Apple announced that all Developer ID-signed software distributed outside the Mac App Storemust be submitted for notarization by Apple in order to run by default on macOS Catalina. Following the release of  macOS Catalina  this week, however, some developers have found the notarization process to be very slow. …

macOS Catalina’s Biggest Changes: What to Check Out After Upgrading

macOS Catalina, which came out on Monday, is the newest version of the operating system that runs on the Mac. Catalina brings some significant changes, including the removal of the iTunes app, a new Sidecar feature, an updated Find My app, and more. In our latest YouTube video and in …