Header Image - We Provide Solid Removal Solutions

Tag Archives

41 Articles

SwiftUI to the developers: What does it bring to me and the users?

June is a very active period for Apple users and developer communities. After Apple’s new system was released at the WWDC, the fans will discuss its new highlights such as iOS 13, iPadOS and macOS 10.15, and post their own evaluations.

1

For developers, what is the biggest surprise for the new ecological environment? The answers are very consistent. From the winners of the Apple Scholarship to the sophisticated developers who have participated in WWDC several times, the answers to the question “What is the most exciting thing you see?” are all seeing the release of SwiftUI. 

In addition to iTunes, the new macOS also deleted the Dashboard

macOS Catalina, Apple’s next-generation desktop system, has been pre-released. According to the media that experienced it first, the Dashboard has been removed from the new system.

1

Dashboard was first introduced on the Mac OS X 10.4 Tiger system (2005) and was highlighted as a core feature by Apple. The Dashboard has a separate page where the usre can customize multiple useful widgets such as weather, calculator, calendar, clock, notes, and more.

WPS Office for Mac returned with sincerity

In recent years, in the field of Chinese office software, in addition to Microsoft Office, there is WPS Office, which we are also familiar with. With WPS Office for Windows taking up half of the office software market, Kingsoft WPS became the only office software in  China that can compete with Microsoft Office. Recently, WPS Office for Mac has officially launched.

1

WPS Office for Mac is now available for free download on the Mac App Store, or you can download it directly from the WPS website. I believe many have used this famous software on Mac since the previous beta, including the 2019 beta. WPS Office for Mac is compatible with the  document formats of Microsoft Office and has the advantage of Chinese localization. Compared with Apple’s iWork suite, it has more user groups. The personal version for individual users is free forever.

macOS 10.15 may launch standalone music and podcast apps

macOS 10.15 may launch standalone music and podcast apps

At the spring conference in late March, Apple announced that it will soon launch a new Apple TV App on the Mac. This naturally raises the discussion about whether Apple will introduce other media applications to the Mac. If they do, then iTunes is likely to be split into separate apps, and will no longer be Apple’s multimedia platform.

1

Recently, developer Steve Troughton-Smith disclosed that there is convincing evidence that Apple is developing new apps of music, podcasts  and perhaps books for macOS,  together with TV apps, to constitute a native standalone application for macOS.

Apple announced to hold the Developers Conference from June 3-7

A few days ago, Apple announced to hold the annual Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) in San Jose from June 3-7. The WWDC is one of the biggest event of Apple every year, where developers with the most innovative ideas gather.

2

At present, there are over 1.4 billion devices are using iOS, macOS, watchOS or tvOS, whose important updates will launch at the WWDC each year. Normally, new features of these systems all represent their future.

Apple released a “new version” of macOS 10.14.3 to fix bugs

A months ago, Apple released an update for  iOS 12.1.4, and a “new version” of macOS 10.14.3 to solve the FaceTime bugs in both systems. Why is it called a “new version”? Because Apple has released macOS Mojave 10.14.3 once a few days before that.

2

Uses may access the Software Update in “System Preferences” to download the new macOS Mojave 10.14.3, which is a new method introduced in Mojave. 

Pixelmator Pro now perfectly supports macOS Mojave

Pixelmator Pro now has been updated to version 1.2 with multiple features added, at a price with 50% off discount.

Pixelmator Pro is an awesome photo editing software for Mac that launched the Mac App Store in November 2017. It got popular because it uses Apple’s native api.

After being pushed on macOS Mojave for a month, Pixelmator Pro now has been updated to version 1.2, which perfectly supports the system. The main improvements of Pixelmator Pro 1.2 include the brand new look, automatic Photo Enhance, batch processing of Automator, etc. Recently, the software sells at a preferential price of 30 US dollars (198 dollars in the central district), which is 50% off the original price (60 US dollars). Users who need this shall not miss it.

11

After update, Pixelmator Pro allows you to change the look in the Preferences. It supports the Dark Mode and customized window background.