Siri in OS X: When Will We See It?

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Siri is available on the iPhone and iPad, and is rumored to be heading to the Apple TV, but when will we see it in OS X on Macs? Siri is Apple’s voice recognition personal assistant on iPhone and iPad that allows users to execute commands by voice. It aims at being a hands-free solution for […]

New MacBook: What It Could Mean for Future Products

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Apple announced a new MacBook earlier this month at its Apple Watch event, but instead of giving it the “Pro” or “Air” suffix, the company is simply just calling it the new “MacBook.” Here’s what the new MacBook could mean for future MacBook Pro and MacBook Air models. While the all-new MacBook isn’t a MacBook […]

How to Customize Keyboard Shortcuts in OS X

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If you want to do things faster on your Mac, using keyboard shortcuts is the best way to be more productive without cutting corners. Here’s how to customize the keyboards shortcuts in OS X. While there’s a specific way to do something on your Mac, there’s always a way to do it faster. Keyboard shortcuts […]

50 OS X Keyboard Shortcuts You Need to Know

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If you want to do things faster on your Mac, here are 50 OS X keyboard shortcuts that you should use. While there’s a specific way to do something on your Mac, there’s always a way to do it faster. Keyboard shortcuts are the most popular way to get something done faster, and sometimes it’s […]

New Apple Keyboard Could Arrive Soon

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The Bluetooth Apple keyboard could be getting a slight makeover soon, thanks to a premature listing of a new Apple keyboard that appeared on the Apple Online Store in Czech Republic and Hungary. An Arabic version of the keyboard can also be seen in the US store as well, hinting to the possibility that Apple could […]

When Should You Upgrade to a New MacBook?

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With a new MacBook releasing next month, you may be wondering if your current MacBook is in need of a replacement. Here’s what you need to know when it comes time for a MacBook upgrade. Many times, users upgrade their MacBook before they need to, mostly since they want to have the latest and greatest […]

How to Customize the Mac Notification Center

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Introduced with OS X Mountain Lion in 2012, the Notification Center quickly became a big feature for Mac users. Here’s how to customize it and get the most out of it. The Mac Notification Center can be accessed by clicking the Notification Center icon up in the very top-right corner of the screen. This will […]

How to Connect Bluetooth Accessories to Your Mac

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The world is overflowing with Bluetooth accessories, with products like headphones, speakers, keyboards and mice. Here’s how to connect them to your Mac. Bluetooth is one of the most popular forms of wireless, and most users prefer Bluetooth peripherals over RF wireless simply because there’s no receiver dongle that they have to deal with; they […]

How to Customize the Dock on Mac

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The dock in OS X is one of the best features of your Mac. Here’s how to customize it and get the most of it. The OS X dock is placed on the bottom of the screen and it includes a handful of Mac apps that you use most often (or at least it should). […]

New MacBook vs MacBook Pro: What Buyers Need to Know

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Apple announced a new MacBook last week at its Apple Watch event, but instead of giving it the “Pro” or “Air” suffix, the company is simply just calling it the new “MacBook.” Here’s what you need to know if you’re thinking about buying a new MacBook and can’t decide between a MacBook Pro or this […]

2015 MacBook Pro vs 2014 MacBook Pro: Key Differences

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For those looking to buy a new MacBook Pro, the 2015 refresh brings a few new things to the table. Here are the key differences between this year’s new model and last year’s MacBook Pro. During its Apple Watch event, Apple announced updates to the MacBook Pro, adding a slightly faster processor and a new […]

Why You Should Buy a MacBook Pro Right Now

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Apple announced a new MacBook earlier this week at its Apple Watch event, which comes with a completely new design. It’s not a replacement for the MacBook Pro yet, but that time could come, which is why now is a great time to buy a MacBook Pro. The new MacBook joins the MacBook Air and […]

New MacBook Pro Retina Gets Better Battery, New TouchPad

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Apple took the stage this morning and announced a slew of new products including the newly redesigned MacBook Air, the Apple Watch, as well as updates to the popular MacBook Pro with Retina. But only for the 13-inch Pro. And while the new MacBook Retina is beautiful, those looking for a Pro will be happy […]

Switching to Mac from Windows: What You Need to Know

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If you’ve been a loyal Windows user but are thinking about making the switch to a Mac, here are some things you should know. OS X (the operating system that runs on Macs) and Windows are fairly comparable. They’re both operating systems and they both have a desktop user interface with a toolbar and even […]

Why You Should Wait for the 2015 MacBook Pro

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The last MacBook Pro refresh was earlier last year with a slight upgrade from the previous version, and now that 2015 is here, we look at what we could expect from the 2015 MacBook Pro, as well as why you should wait until it comes out if you’re in the market for a MacBook Pro. […]

Apple Provides Free Fix for MacBook Pro Video Problems

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Apple will fix your MacBook Pro video problems free of charge even if you are out of warranty, or refund the cost of a repair that you paid to fix this problem on MacBook Pro and MacBook Pro Retina notebooks sold in the last three years. The announcement comes after petitions and a class action […]

How to Clean a Retina MacBook Pro

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If you use your MacBook Pro often and have had it for a couple of years now, it’s most likely filled with dust that needs to be removed. Here’s how to clean your Retina MacBook Pro. MacBooks have fans on the inside that are used to cool down the processor during intensive tasks. Any time […]

How to Fix Slow MacBook Performance

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MacBooks are some of the best laptops on the market, but like any laptop, a MacBook can degrade over time and become really slow. Here’s how to fix slow MacBook performance. As technology advances and software requires better and better hardware, older MacBooks begin to naturally slow down. Plus, with added use and files piling […]

Best External Hard Drives for MacBooks

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Whether you’re low on MacBook storage or you need a storage drive for Time Machine backups, here are the best external hard drives for MacBooks. Hard drives are getting cheaper and cheaper nowadays, and you can easily get a couple of terabytes for under $100, which is amazing considering that wasn’t the case just a […]

Best External DVD Drives for Your MacBook

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If you own a MacBook Air or a newer MacBook Pro that doesn’t include a disc drive, here are the best external DVD drives for your MacBook. Not everyone needs a disc drive, which is probably why Apple got rid of them in the MacBook Pro. The world is going digital and that means music, […]