Make Sure to Get Sierra before High Sierra ShipsAssuming Apple continues its previous practices, once macOS 10.13 High Sierra comes out, it will become impossible to download 10.12 Sierra for the first time. That could be awkward if you want to upgrade an older Mac to Sierra at any point after High Sierra ships,...
Trash Files Instantly from the KeyboardEvery Mac user knows that you drag files or folders you want to delete to the Trash icon in the Dock. And you probably even know that you can select multiple items by Shift-clicking (for a sequential range of items in a list view) or Command-clicking (for an arbitrary...
Filter Mailboxes in Mail in Sierra and iOS 10
If you’re overwhelmed by email, check out the new filter feature in the Mail app in both macOS 10.12 Sierra and iOS 10. It gives you preset filters that show matching messages and hide everything else so you can focus on a subset of messages. Read more on our blog.
How to Enable “Hey, Siri” in Sierra
For whatever reason, Apple didn’t see fit to enable the “Hey, Siri” trigger for Siri in macOS Sierra, but there’s a sneaky way you can configure your Mac to be able to invoke Siri without using the keyboard or mouse. We have step-by-step instructions on our blog.
Understanding Desktop and Documents Folder Syncing
In macOS Sierra, you can use Desktop and Documents folder syncing via iCloud Drive to create unified Desktop and Documents folders across all your Macs, and as an added bonus, you can access the contents of those folders from all your iOS devices. But you should be aware of the ramifications of enabling this feature before you do so—read more on our blog.