The dark mode of the system that everyone wants on the iPhone finally arrives … on Mac – BGR

After revealing that iOS 12 will support the iPhone 5s earlier today, 9to5Mac is back with another surprise. While digging into the WebKit source code (which is the engine that powers Safari), the site has stumbled upon an intriguing piece of code that seems to imply that Apple will add a dark system-wide mode to Mac.

As 9to5Mac explains, the new code implemented in WebKit in March indicates that Apple will introduce an official dark mode in macOS 10.14, which will be the next major release of the operating system after High Sierra. The code that 9to5Mac discovered "is designed to fit WebKit rendering of a website based on the actual appearance of the application." This could allow macOS to change the appearance of the components of the user interface.

"Dark Fashion" of all kinds has been present in macOS since El Capitan in 2015, but app developers have to opt to use it to make it work. This new code will theoretically give macOS users the ability to activate dark mode at will, which will then be applied to all system applications. Apple has not yet confirmed such a feature, and the inclusion of a dark mode is not guaranteed, but it seems that macOS is gaining a long-awaited feature in the near future.

Unfortunately, there were no such references for iOS 12, which means that iPhone and iPad users will likely continue to wait for an official dark mode. IPhone users have been clamoring for years for the addition of a …

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