How to Set Up Parental Controls on Mac

Screen Shot 2015-03-31 at 10.14.32 AM

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

os-x-keyboard-shortcuts2

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

text

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

mac-keyboard

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

dock-size

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

mac-keyboard-4

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

st-220_high_res_9_l

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

imac-retina

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

mac-sms

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

iMac Retina

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

OS X Yosemite problems arrive with the free update for Macs.

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 […]

Retina iMac RAM Upgrade Possible

Retina iMac

Apple unveiled a new Retina iMac last week that comes with better performance and the obvious upgrade to the display, featuring a 5K resolution on a 27-inch display panel. Users who buy one and look to upgrade it might be glad to know that the RAM is user-replaceable. On top of the Retina iMac, Apple […]

Retina iMac Release Date Rumors Clear Up

iMac-Late-2012-Review-23

Tomorrow is when Apple will officially announce a handful of new products, most likely the iPad Air 2 and a new iMac sporting a Retina display. However, the new desktop all-in-one might not see an official launch until later in the year. According to KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, the rumored 27-inch Retina iMac will […]

October Apple Event Confirmed: 5 Possible Announcements

The October Apple event is confirmed. Here are five things you can expect to see.

The October Apple event is confirmed with new media invites for the event where we expect to see the new iPad Air 2, learn the final OS X Yosemite release date and possibly see a new iMac Retina. The October Apple event invites show an Apple logo and the tagline It’s been way too long. […]

OS X Yosemite Release Date Getting Closer

MacBook-Air-vs-MacBook-pro-Retina-2013-sunlight-620x422

Apple’s long awaited OS X Yosemite release date is inching closer as the company has released its second Gold Master candidate to developers ahead of the OS X Yosemite release later this year. In June, Apple took to the stage at WWDC 2014 and announced a slew of new products including iOS 8 for iPhone […]

Retina iMac May Launch Next Month During iPad Air 2 Event

new-iMac-2014

It’s been a while since we’ve heard rumors about Retina-equipped iMacs, but new reports suggest that Apple will unveil new iMacs next month during its iPad Air 2 event that will come equipped with Retina displays. According to both 9to5Mac and Apple insider Jack March, Apple is preparing to launch a new 27-inch iMac model […]

Apple’s Back to School Promotion Ends September 9

back-to-school

Apple’s annual “Back to School” promotion has been available for students to take advantage of since late July, but the fun comes to an end on September 9. If you haven’t yet taken advantage of this deal and you’re a student, now is the time to take the weekend and thick about what you want […]

How to Reclaim “Other” Storage Space on Your Mac

CCleaner

If you’re running low on storage space on your Mac, you may think you just have too many apps installed, or that your music collection is getting out of hand, but that actually may not be the case. Instead, there might be a slew of hidden files that are taking up precious space on your […]

Apple Magic Mouse Could Get Haptic Feedback Technology

Screen Shot 2014-08-14 at 2.30.24 PM

Apple’s Magic Mouse is an interesting accessory for sure, but it could get even more interesting, with the possibility of haptic feedback and force sensors. The Magic Mouse is one of the more unique computer mice on the market currently, with its curved minimalist design and touchpad surface that does away with an excess number of […]

New iMac 2014 Release Hinted by Apple

imac27-mid2014

New iMacs could be incoming, as a support page on Apple’s website shows a “mid-2014″ iMac listed. The iMac received a bit of an update last month when the entry-level 21.5-inch model got a $200 price cut, but also saw a slight decrease in performance. However, it seems that Apple may be working on another […]