Safari’s built-in “Reload Page from Origin” feature can be really helpful if you can’t seem to get a site to work properly, as it’ll force your Mac to bypass any cached information it has and load the page anew. All the details are here in today’s Quick Tip!
This is a benchmarking suite designed to allow browser engineers to test their browser engines, and it’s part of Apple’s contribution to the broader WebKit community.
LAS VEGAS – Valt believes its visually-oriented approach provides better password security.
Apple released macOS High Sierra 10.13.2 Supplemental Update Monday, a security update designed to mitigate Spectre.
Two scripts—AdThink and OnAudience—obtain information that can identify you from autofill forms.
This release enables Payment Requests by default, and it includes 38 other improvements and bug fixes, too.
Google is deploying a change in its AdWords service that obeys Apple’s rules, while still allowing online advertisers to track conversion rates.
Showing a shortened, or “smart” URL bar is clearly a design choice by Apple, and not a usability choice.
The level of control that Apple provides in Safari makes it more enticing to use over third-party browsers.
Apple promised a way to block websites from cross-site tracking in Safari in macOS High Sierra and iOS 11. Here’s how to see if it’s enabled.
This release tests out the Files and Directory Entries API, as well as a new encryption scheme called Elliptic Curve P-521.
High Sierra is here! And one of its most useful new features is the subject of today’s Quick Tip. If you’re annoyed by videos that auto-play on websites, we’re going to tell you how to stop that from happening altogether.
That’s a pretty serious allegation, saying a single browser is going to sabotage the economic infrastructure of the internet.
Here’s what you need to know to make your own custom keyboard shortcuts for Mac apps.
This is a great feature because it’s faster to open links this way than long-pressing them or even using 3D Touch.
With this feature, whenever you share a link to an AMP page, it will automatically share the original URL, instead of the AMP URL.
This release tests out Payment Requests for Web Payments, and adds support for phonetic names in Apple Pay.
Apple launched a new Safari Extensions section on the Mac App Store this week. Currently there are 27 Safari Extensions on the MAS, a mix of free and for-fee Extensions. The original Safari Extensions Gallery website is still available, too, though, where you can find every Extension available. There wasn’t a lot of information released with the Mac App Store addition, and we don’t yet know if Apple plans to move all of them. Safari Extensions add hooks into apps, services, and other features into Apple’s Safari browser. Many are free—especially app companions—while others come with a (small) price tag.
This release tests Apple Pay support for Cartes Bancaires, France’s interbank network, as well as 33 different bug fixes.
Safari’s tech preview releases are aimed at developers, and are similar to the developer betas for macOS and iOS.