How to Hide Files on Mac

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If you have sensitive files that you need to keep away from prying eyes, here’s how to hide files on Mac. Most of the time, your files don’t really need to be hidden because most users probably won’t care, but if you have a handful of “important files” that you’d rather not leave out in […]

How to Create a User Account on Mac

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If you bought a Mac and plan to use it as a family computer, here’s how to create a user account so that each family member can have their own. While you could just use one user account that everyone logs into and uses, it’s a lot better to have individual user accounts where each […]

How to Create a Guest Account on Mac

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If you find yourself always letting people borrow your computer, here’s how you can create a guest account so that they don’t mess with any of your own files. There are many times where might have guests over and someone needs to check their email or the kids want to get online to chat with […]

How to Organize Your Photo Collection on Mac

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If your photo collection is getting a bit out of control, here’s how you can bring order to chaos and organize your photo collection on your Mac once and for all. Most users have thousands upon thousands of photos stored on their computer that they’ve built up over the years, and it’s likely that those […]

New MacBook Pro & Cheaper iMac Released

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Apple has updated its 15-inch MacBook Pro with a Force Touch trackpad and a faster processor, as well as a cheaper Retina iMac model. The new MacBook Pro’s Force Touch trackpad allows users to either tap on the trackpad or press down on it get something different. It’s still the same glass material, but it’s […]

How to Create Desktop Shortcuts to Websites on Mac

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Website bookmarks are great to have, but what’s even better are desktop shortcuts right on the desktop. Here’s how to create website shortcuts and add them to your Mac desktop. If there’s a website that you visit frequently, or if it’s a website that you visit first when you get on your computer in the […]

How to Get More Out of an Old iMac

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Whether you’ve had an old iMac just sitting around or bought one for really cheap, here’s how you can breathe new life into it and get more out of an old iMac. As technology advances and software requires better and better hardware, older Macs begin to naturally slow down. Plus, with added use and files […]

How to Upgrade RAM in an Old iMac

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If you have an older iMac that is in need of some upgrading, here’s an easy way to add a bit of a performance boost to your old iMac. One of the cheapest and easiest ways to upgrade any computer is to install more RAM (a.k.a. memory) or replace the current RAM with more gigabytes […]

iMac 8K Model Rumored for Later This Year

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Apple recently released a new iMac with a 5K display, but a post published by LG says that Apple may be working on an iMac 8K version. In LG’s post, the company talks about 8K display technology. LG showed off 8K monitors at CES earlier this year, but it seems that Apple may be working […]

How to Set Up Parental Controls on Mac

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If you have young ones at home and need to set up parental controls on the family Mac, here’s how to set it all up. Parental controls are essential for kids, as it keeps them safe from all of the weird stuff on the internet, as well as keeps them in line so that they’re […]

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 […]

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). […]

How to Clean Your Mac Keyboard

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A dirty keyboard is never a good thing, so if you’re wanting to make it look like new again, here’s how to clean your Mac keyboard. Apple’s keyboard is one of the best-looking keyboards on the market, with it’s aluminum design and the bright white keys that contrast the aluminum color nicely. However, dirt and […]

10 Best iMac Accessories

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While Apple has been focusing a lot of its attention on iPhone and iPad, the company’s iMac desktop computer is also a popular machine. Here are the 10 best iMac accessories to buy. The iMac has a unique design, and many accessory makers try to take advantage of that by making accessories specifically for the […]

Refurbished 5K iMac Now Available in Online Apple Store

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After releasing a few months ago, the newer 5K iMac is now available to purchase in Apple’s online refurbished store at a discount. If you don’t mind a refurbished product, you can grab one for as low as $2,119. This will get you a 3.5 GHz Intel Core i5 quad-core processor, 8GB of memory, and […]

6 Things to Do with Your New Mac

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If you got a brand new Mac for Christmas, you might be tempted to just dive right in, but after the initial setup process, there are a few things you’ll want to do before diving in too deep. Macs were most likely hot items over the holiday season, and those who were lucky enough to […]

iMac Retina Christmas Ship Date Slowly Slipping

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The Retina iMac became an instant hit as soon as it was announced at Apple’s iPad event last month, and that kind of enthusiasm has been showing in the device’s shipping times on Apple’s website, slipping to 2-3 weeks ahead of the holiday shopping season. Apple’s website lists the Retina iMac as available to ship […]

OS X Yosemite Problems Frustrate Users

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Apple released OS X Yosemite for Macs last week, adding new features and connectivity to the iPhone and iPad as part of an update for Apple computers. This impressive update unlocks exciting new features but it also brings a number of OS X Yosemite problems that should make some users think twice about updating, at […]