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  • Allan

    The macOS 10.13 is coming...

    By Allan, in OSx86,

    Every year we hope great news about macOS, and Apple has really working on it.
    In Piker's Universum, we can see that's is true. Not a fake new, as we had in the passed years.
    Look this URL:

    And this is the Pike's explanation: "What you see here is a (large part) of the CatalogURL for developer seeds. A secure (HTTPS) link (note the green “Apple Inc.”) so this is not some fake link."
    And you, what do you expect to see in this next mac OS version? Share with us!
    Source: Pike's Universum

  • fantomas

    Announcing WWDC 2017

    By fantomas, in OSx86,

    Apple’s developer community will come together at WWDC 2017 in San Jose, California from June 5 to 9 to learn about the future of Apple platforms and connect with thousands of developers from all around the world.

    In addition to the activities planned for conference attendees, a variety of other exciting developer events will take place throughout the city.

  • fantomas

    macOS Sierra 10.12.3 (16D32)

    By fantomas, in OSx86,

    The macOS Sierra 10.12.3 update improves the stability and security of your Mac.

    This update:
    • Improves automatic graphics switching on MacBook Pro (15-inch, October 2016)
    • Resolves graphics issues while encoding Adobe Premiere Pro projects on MacBook Pro with Touch Bar (13- and 15-inch, October 2016)
    • Fixes an issue that prevented the searching of scanned PDF documents in Preview

  • fantomas

    The macOS Sierra 10.12.2 update improves the stability, compatibility, and performances of your Mac.

    This update:
    • Improves setup and reliability of Auto Unlock
    • Allows addition of a Chinese Trackpad Handwriting button to the Touch Bar Control Strip
    • Adds support for taking screenshots of the Touch Bar using the Grab app or Cmd-Shift-6 shortcut
    • Fixes an issue that caused the Touch Bar emoji picker to appear on the display
    • Resolves graphics issues on MacBook Pro (October 2016) computers
    • Fixes an issue where System Integrity Protection was disabled on some MacBook Pro (October 2016) computers
    • Improves setup and opt-out experience for iCloud Desktop and Documents
    • Fixes an issue with the delivery of Optimized Storage alerts
    • Improves audio quality when using Siri and FaceTime with Bluetooth headphones
    • Improves the stability of Photos when creating and ordering books
    • Fixes an issue where incoming Mail messages did not appear when using a Microsoft Exchange account
    • Fixes an issue that prevented installation of Safari Extensions downloaded outside the Safari Extensions Gallery
    • Adds support for new installations of Windows 8 and Windows 7 using Boot Camp on supported Macs

  • Micky1979

    Pandora's Box III has been updated to support macOS 10.12 Sierra,

    and both Enoch and Clover bootloaders are now capable of running the new OS, this only the day after his official presentation at WWDC 2016.

    In the coming days other updates for Pandora and bootloaders will be available to improve compatibility and stability, as soon as ready. Available in the Download Section!
    Good hack by insanelymac.com

  • fantomas

    Apple today unveiled "macOS Sierra" at its Worldwide Developers Conference 2016.

    Developers are being given a preview version of macOS Sierra today and a public beta will be available this summer (in July).
    The final version will be available to the general public in the fall.

  • Mr. Xtreme

    nVIDIA's first Pascal card has been released: the GTX 1080

    and now I'm sure the risk takers are trying them out in their hackintosh's, so I'm going to go over Pascal (I'm going to use the GTX 1080 as a reference, as the 1070 isn't released, correct me if I'm wrong) and check the features, and some info on hackintosh compatibility!
    Specs first
    New Pascal architecture (Duh)
    8GB GDDR5X memory
    2560 CUDA cores
    1607MHz base clock speed
    320GB/s memory bandwidth
    16 nm manufacturing process
    Pricing is quite a bit over $600 USD as they are selling a founders version mostly right now, so that price will get cheaper.

    Now some of the mains points of pascal are:
    Low power consumption
    16 nm manufacturing process (vs the 28 nm of nVIDIA's previous "Maxwell" architecture.
    and high power performance

    Now I'm not here to so much do a review on the video card, I'm more checking out the stuff that hackintoshers are interested in,
    so that brings us to OS X compatibility:
    OS X 10.11.0 to 10.11.6: None
    OS X 10.10.0 to 10.0.5: None
    OS X 10.9.0 to 10.9.5: None

    The list goes on, pascal (Which means GTX 1080, and 1070) have no support in OS X at all! If you are a die hard, then by all means go and enjoy a low resolution, crumby performance, and no HDMI audio, etc. Devs, go for it if you want to try to get it to work on OS X.
    To sum it all up, the pascal line of cards doesn't work yet, and It'll be awhile till they are, buy a 980, and the best intel i7 CPU you can find if you are willing to fork out that much cash.
    -XtremeHacker, June 6th, 2016

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