MacOS Mojave Adds Dark Mode, Clears the Desktop Clutter

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On Monday, Apple released the latest versions of its desktop and mobile operating systems at the Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC), which addresses a bevy of security and privacy concerns tied to wide-range of social media platforms.

Dark Mode was the first new tool shown onstage by Craig Federighi, Apple's senior vice president of software engineering.

The Mac App Store has undergone a thorough redesign as well.

Apple's new macOS Mojave comes with several new advance features which promises to make the new macOS version the best it has ever been.

This Dark Mode lets users toggle between a light and dark desktop, and apps like Mail, Messages, Maps, Calendar and Photos all support the new look too.

Apple has wasted little time in adjusting its rules to allow Valve's Steam Link app to appear on the App Store. However, there'll also be the option to have macOS Mojave adjust its UI settings as the day goes on, with the interface changing its finish depending on what time of day it is.

Apple has been focusing on new updates as it rolls out new software - last week its newest update of High Sierra operating system for Mac desktops included a slew of patches aimed at fixing 32 vulnerabilities - including six fixes for Apple's OS X El Capitan. Stacks helps bring some easy sanity for those users who can't be bothered to be organised but would benefit regardless. With the Desktop Stacks, users will have priority to organise the Desktop clutter into stacks based on the file type, date and tags.

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Mr Federighi said Safari users would now see an alert appear asking users to choose if they would like to share their data. Apple's privacy initiative has already been lauded by industry experts.

Other new features have also been added to the default macOS app Finder, but unless you're a photography nut, you won't really notice the new previewing and photo management features. The sidebar will display EXIF information of the selected image. The macOS app store is getting a total overhaul. Safari web browser will be curbing tracking by apps that try to access your data through comment posts, for instance.

The new Mac Store also lists all the apps that need to be updated in the separate, Updates Section.

The new macOS, along with iOS 12, will roll out this fall, and a beta edition for developers is coming this week as part of WWDC. Autoplaying video of the apps and games give dynamic previews.

Password management is also now improved on Safari with macOS Mojave.

Microsoft only brought Office 365 to its own Microsoft Store previous year, allowing users and alternative to downloading it from the Office website. Apple is reserving this functionality for itself at the moment (with the first ported apps being the aforementioned Apple News, Home, Stocks and Voice Memos).

The new macOS update also introduces easy and accurate screenshot captures, and new screen video recording capabilities.

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