A new "Dark Mode" transforms the desktop with a dramatic new look that puts the focus on user content. Apple said the new features have been "inspired by pros" but are designed for everyone.
Craig Federighi, Apple's senior vice president of software engineering, demoed how the new ARKit 2 platform has improved tracking capabilities so that coders can build apps that can more realistically detail the real world. Finder also gets a significant update in macOS Mojave with an all-new Gallery View that lets users skim through files visually. Safari now also automatically creates, autofills and stores strong passwords when users create new online accounts and flags reused passwords so users can change them. The Mac App Store will also gain new video previews as well as a more prominent ratings and reviews section. Stacks essentially groups all files of the same type into one clickable. well - stack. Users can customize their Stacks to sort based on other file attributes like date and tags. For example, one suggestion might be to take a group of images and turn them into a PDF.
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Among the most intriguing updates in Mojave is the inclusion of additional privacy and security measures in Safari, where Intelligent Tracking Prevention will help to block social media "Like" or "Share" buttons and comment widgets from tracking users without permission. Essentially the changes make it harder for third parties to generate a "fingerprint" identity of you and your system and then track it across sites, manifesting itself with extra "allow" or "don't allow" options in terms of granting access.
Apple is bringing tips articles into the Mac App Store, giving users direct access to information on how to use the apps they've already installed.
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Apple also announced that Microsoft Office 365 and Adobe Lightroom CC will both be available to download via the new store. There is also a Facebook-like feature which tells the users about photos they look past year as a memory reminder.
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With Continuity camera, you can take a photo and it will immediately appear on the Mac.