Mozilla tackles Apple’s cookieless advertising system

The web giants are fighting to impose their advertising system without cookies and supposed to be more respectful of privacy. On the one hand, Apple has developed an in-house system called Private Click Measurement (PCM) which has been integrated into Safari since the spring of 2021. On the other hand, Mozilla and Meta are working … Read more

Memories from Google Photos will look more like those from Apple

If you don’t use iCloud Photo Library to store and share all your snaps, chances are you’re using Google Photos instead. Google has announced several enhancements to its service’s “memories,” ie, automatic featured photo selections. An update that is rolling out is making Memories contain more videos. If your videos are long, Google Photos automatically … Read more

VirtualBox 7: Apple Silicon compatibility and other substantive changes to the program

VirtualBox is finally getting up to speed with the Apple Silicon architecture. In its version 7 now available in beta, the open source virtualization software is offered in an ARM version in addition to the historical x86 version. Consequently, VirtualBox 7 adopts Apple’s Hypervisor framework in order to be able to virtualize systems on the … Read more

Calendar 366: a subscription-free alternative to Apple Calendar

There’s no shortage of calendar apps for Apple’s platforms, but there’s a trend for their publishers to migrate to subscription. This was again the case recently for Readdle’s Calendar when it was ported to macOS. n.spektor’s Calendar 366 can be a solution for those who want a package that works anywhere, is more complete than … Read more

Apple security issue: how to update and backup your iPhone, iPad 📍

Apple recently released a series of security updates, indicating that the company had discovered a vulnerability affecting many of its devices, from iPads to iPhones to Apple Watches. Affected products also include computers, as macOS Monterey, iOS, and Safari are all equally at risk. Updates are available for iPhone 6s and later, all iPad Pro … Read more

Our favorite games on Mac, iPhone, iPad and Apple TV

After going through our favorite applications, let’s relax a little while playing. Here are the games we enjoy playing on Apple devices, as well as the services that have become part of our gaming habits. MacGeneration’s favorite applications GeForce Now (Felix) Difficult to know for which service of cloud gaming crack in 2022: the offer … Read more

Facebook Messenger finally optimized for Apple Silicon chips

Better late than never. If you have a Mac M1 or M2 and you chat regularly on Messenger, you will finally be able to download a native version of Facebook messaging. Indeed, version 158 of Messenger downloadable from the Mac App Store adds Apple Silicon compatibility, although its release notes don’t even mention this major … Read more

Curiosity will gain speed thanks to a software update

You will also be interested [EN VIDÉO] Curiosity: a year on Mars in two minutes Discover in this timelapse a year of Martian exploration in two minutes. Curiosity is at work: the rover rolls, digs… © NASA/JPL While the venerable Curiosity rover has celebrated ten years on mars at the beginning of the month, it … Read more

Virtual cameras will have to use technologies from Apple with the successor to macOS Ventura

Since macOS 12.3, Apple offers video application developers to use the CoreMedia I/O framework as a replacement for DAL (Device Abstraction Layer) extensions. In essence, they are tools that allow virtual cameras to be integrated into applications, which are in fact video streams from other applications. Camo can be used as a video source for … Read more