New Mac Ransomware Discovered Spreading Through Pirated Programs

Listen, it’s never a good idea to download pirated software, but yet people do. There are many reasons for this, first of all it’s illegal. Secondly, because the source you’re downloading it from might not necessarily be trusted, and there could be some changes made that would hide malicious files inside of the installation.Unfortunately, some Mac users are finding out the hard way because according to a report from Malwarebytes, […] Source: Ubergizmo Technology

Safari On macOS Big Sur Will Support 4K Netflix Streams

If you enjoy watching Netflix on your Mac computer, there’s a chance that you might have been a bit disappointed in terms of stream quality. This is because despite Netflix offering 4K streams, macOS computers could never quite take full advantage of that, but that is expected to change in Safari in the upcoming macOS Big Sur update.According to a tweet by Ishan Agarwal, it appears that in the macOS […] Source: Ubergizmo Technology

Apple Confirms Boot Camp Will Not Be Supported On Its ARM-Based Macs

While Apple’s macOS does certain things great, there are certain apps that users need to use that simply aren’t available for Mac. As a result, they will need to use Boot Camp or another virtualization software like Parallels. Unfortunately, it seems that Boot Camp will not be supported by Apple’s upcoming ARM-based Mac computers.This was confirmed by Apple’s SVP of software engineering, Craig Federighi during the Daring Fireball podcast in […] Source: Ubergizmo Technology

You Can Soon Interact With Apple’s Devices Without Touching The Display

It seems that in the near future, users of Apple’s devices will soon be able to interact with them without necessarily having to touch it. This is thanks to Apple’s updated Vision framework in which starting in iOS 14 and macOS Big Sur, developers will be able to update their apps to detect things like gestures, hand poses, and the human body.So what does this mean for end users? Like […] Source: Ubergizmo Technology

iOS 14 And macOS Big Sur Will Introduce Massive Improvements To User Privacy

Apple has long touted themselves as a company that values the privacy of its users. In fact with the upcoming updates to iOS and macOS, it seems that Apple will be making those commitments to privacy even more upfront-and-center, starting with changing how certain privacy features work by making them an opt-in feature.For example with Safari, Apple gives users the option to opt-out of being tracked, but the problem is […] Source: Ubergizmo Technology

Boot Camp May Longer Be Available On Apple Silicon Mac Computers

One of the features integrated into macOS is Boot Camp. This effectively allows users to run Windows apps on their Mac computers by booting their computers into Windows, giving users the best of both worlds, so to speak. Unfortunately, it seems that in the future, Apple’s Mac computers may no longer support it.As some of you might have heard, Apple recently confirmed their transition from Intel’s x86 processors to their […] Source: Ubergizmo Technology

Safari Will Now Be Able To Detect If Your Password Has Been Breached

Over the years, we’ve come across various massive hacks of customer databases. As a result, there is a good chance that one of your accounts out there might have been compromised. While this is problematic, one way you can isolate the issue would be to ensure that all your accounts use different passwords.The idea is that if you use a different password for all your accounts, it would limit how […] Source: Ubergizmo Technology

Fujifilm’s Webcam Software For Mac Will Be Releasing This July

Last month, Fujifilm announced that they would be releasing the Fujifilm X Webcam software for computers. In case you missed the announcement, basically this is a software that turns Fujifilm digital cameras into webcams pretty much as a plug-and-play method, and the good news is that it will be coming to Mac computers next month.When the company initially announced the release of the software, it was only available for PCs, […] Source: Ubergizmo Technology

Canon’s Webcam Software Is Now Available For Mac Users

Back in April, Canon announced that they would be releasing software for Windows PCs in which it would allow users to turn their Canon cameras into webcams. Given that video conferencing is rising in popularity these days due to the coronavirus pandemic that has forced many to work and study from home, this was excellent news.So what about Mac users? For Mac users who weren’t feeling the love, not to […] Source: Ubergizmo Technology

Latest macOS Update Will Better Manage Your MacBook’s Battery Health

With Apple introducing USB-C ports to its MacBook laptops, this allows users to connect their laptops to external monitors while charging them simultaneously. This in turn has resulted in many MacBook users turning their laptops into permanent desktop workstations, but we imagine that this is at the cost of battery life.The good news is that if you’re running a similar setup, you might want to update your laptop to the […] Source: Ubergizmo Technology