Not a day without updates. this is the motto Apple has chosen for itself this week. In any case, we could not find another explanation for why the company has been releasing fresh updates of its operating systems for the fourth day in a row. But if in the previous days Apple released updates mainly for iOS and watchOS, today it’s time macOS 10.15 Catalina, which finally got the Golden Master assembly, preceding tomorrow’s release of the release version.
macOS 10.15 will be released on October 4
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Where did iTunes disappear
Than Apple replaced iTunes in macOS 10.15
In macOS 10.15, Apple did what they expected from it a few years ago – the company refused further support for iTunes and singled out three independent applications from it: Video, Podcasts and Music. Now they exist separately providing individual access to the appropriate services, depending on the need. And the function of synchronizing with the iPhone, in order not to release a separate program for its sake, was made an OS system tool.
How Find My Works
How Find My Looks For Missing Devices
Find My Utility is a one-stop solution that combines Find My Mac and Find My Friends. However, now it allows you to search for compatible MacBook models, even if they are completely discharged and not connected to the Web. This is due to the work of Bluetooth Low Energy, which communicates with the iPhone of people passing by and transfers information about its approximate location to the owner through them.
Mac Screen Time
Mac screen time allows you to cope with computer addiction
If earlier the ability to track the time they spend using their devices was available only to iOS users, then with the release of macOS 10.15 Catalina, it will also appear for Mac users. Now they will be able to control themselves by tracking the most frequently launched applications, as well as setting restrictions for themselves or their children with the possibility of blocking.
What is Project Catalyst?
Why do I need Project Catalyst
Thanks to the Project Catalyst initiative, developers will be able to create universal applications for the iPad and Mac. This will expand the range of software for tablets, which used to be limited mainly to smartphone applications stretched for a large screen. As a result, users will have access to a more professional software with advanced features for work.
Does Apple Arcade work on Mac
Apple Arcade is available not only on iOS, but also on Mac
Despite the fact that many were sure that Apple Arcade was destined to change only mobile gaming, this is not so. Apple purposefully made the service available for computers, so that users could, if they wish, start the game on their smartphone, and then switch to the computer and vice versa. This is called ecosystem.