Apple is bringing SteamVR and HTC Vive support to Macs

Basic improvements include crash protection and instant file and directory cloning, support for snapshots of the file system, and native full disk encryption (rather than logical volume encryption with FileVault 2). There is a chance that some features will not come to older Macs, specifically VR features and the external GPU enclosure feature that relies on Thunderbolt 3.

If you really want to try out the macOS 10.13 High Sierra Developer Preview, and you're not now enrolled in Apple's Developer Program, then go to the Apple Developer Program enrollment webpage, which will show you everything you need to sign up.

All Mac devices supporting Sierra OS will receive a free upgrade to macOS High Sierra. For now, the eGPU (external graphics processing unit) is only for developers, but Apple said it plans to make it available to all of its customers later this year. And finally, Apple is bringing its high-performance, more reliable file system APFS to the Mac. Refinements to the Apps Mac Users LovePhotos: Photos in macOS High Sierra adds a new always-on sidebar that presents albums and organization tools.

"This means users only have long-term persistent cookies and website data from the sites they actually interact with and tracking data is removed proactively as they browse the web", John Wilander, a WebKit security engineer at Apple, wrote in a post for Apple.

The software, known as MacOS, is getting some major updates. The update will replace the MacOS Sierra system that runs on millions of laptop and desktop computers.

The new safety feature suppresses notifications and blocks notifications. The tech company, which is headquartered in California, kicked off the keynote speech at the event by revealing macOS 10.13. Facial recognition training you perform on one device will now appear on all your devices, the Memories feature has new categories, and new editing tools will help with fine-tuning and color saturation. And if you think your photos are gallery- or album-worthy, Apple has now partnered with third-party apps to give you more publishing and printing options.

But we're more interested in two new features that are coming in the new browser. Apple is also bring a much-needed ad tracking blocker through the use of machine learning.

Metal 2 is even faster than the original version, offering up to 10 times quicker draw call throughput. Apple says the machine is fast enough for real-time 3D rendering, code compiling and designing virtual reality content. You can add properly formatted tables to Notes and pin your most important ones. You'll also be able to turn a Live Photo into a long exposure to blur movement.