Category: Software

November 15, 2020

5 New Features to Explore in MacOS Big Sur

Apple brings a new look to the Mac’s interface, plus several major improvements to Safari, Messages, and Maps.

by Julian Chokkattu in Gear
November 10, 2020

Apple will release macOS Big Sur on November 12

Apple’s upcoming desktop and laptop operating system, macOS Big Sur, will be released on November 12, the company announced today. macOS Big Sur — which stays with the company’s California-themed naming scheme — will arrive with a new and refreshed user interface, new features, and...

by Zack Whittaker in Apple
October 20, 2020

Apple, Opera, and Yandex fix browser address bar spoofing bugs, but millions more still left vulnerable

Year after year, phishing remains one of the most popular and effective ways for attackers to steal your passwords. As users, we’re mostly trained to spot the telltale signs of a phishing site, but most of us rely on carefully examining the web address in...

by Zack Whittaker in browser security
September 23, 2020

Adobe’s ‘Liquid Mode’ uses AI to automatically redesign PDFs for mobile devices

We’ve probably all been there: You’ve been poking around your phone for an hour, deep in some sort of Google research rabbit hole. You finally find a link that almost certainly has the info you’ve been looking for. You tap it… aaaand it’s a 50-page...

by Greg Kumparak in Abhay Parasnis
September 8, 2020

The Best Android 11 Features and How to Download It

Google’s newest version of its mobile operating system adds small but helpful improvements. If you have a Pixel phone, you can download it today.

by Julian Chokkattu in Gear
September 2, 2020

Daily Crunch: India bans PUBG and other Chinese apps

India continues to crack down on Chinese apps, Microsoft launches a deepfake detector and Google offers a personalized news podcast. This is your Daily Crunch for September 2, 2020. The big story: India bans PUBG and other Chinese apps The Indian government continues its purge...

by Anthony Ha in alex wilhelm