How to Use an iPad as a Second Monitor

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MacBooks offer enough screen real estate when it comes to getting work done, but if you want to add more displays into the mix while you’re working on the go, you can connect an iPad as a second monitor. While you probably have your MacBook connected to a larger external monitor while you’re at the […]

Apple Magic Mouse Could Get Haptic Feedback Technology

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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 […]

How to Easily Check Your Mac Warranty Status

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Every Mac user eventually wants to know how much time is left on the warranty of their machine, and there’s actually a really quick and easy way to look that information up without having to call Apple or ruffle through your warranty paperwork. When you want to know what the warranty status is of your […]

2014 MacBook Air vs 2013 MacBook Air: Key Differences

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For those looking to buy a MacBook Air, the new 2014 models look intriguing, but you could save a little money by opting for the older model. Here’s what you need to know before you buy a MacBook Air. For the first time since mid-2013, Apple updated its MacBook Air line back in April with […]

5 MacBook Maintenance Tasks You Should Perform Regularly

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MacBooks are some of the most efficient laptops on the market, but it takes some effort from the user. Here are five MacBook maintenance tasks that you should be performing regularly. Cars need oil changes regularly. Instruments need tuning after so much playing. Even people need to perform some maintenance on their own bodies in […]

2014 MacBook Pro vs 2013 MacBook Pro: Key Differences

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For those looking to buy a MacBook Pro, the new 2014 models look intriguing, but you could save a little money by opting for the older model. Here’s what you need to know. For the first time since late-2013, Apple updated its MacBook Pro line late last month with a slightly faster processor and more […]

Siri Mac Support Teased in New Apple Patent

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Siri has become a staple on iOS devices, but soon it could be coming Mac to give OS X users the same conveniences, according to a new patent application. OS X already has a nifty dictation feature where you can talk out and loud and your Mac will convert it to text. However, it could […]

10 Free Mac Apps Every OS X User Should Have

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Whether you just bought your first Mac or are just looking for some great apps to have in your arsenal, here are ten free Mac apps that you should consider using. When you get a Mac for the first time, one of the things that you’ll probably do right away (after setting it up and […]

How to Transfer Music from iPhone to Computer

Learn how to transfer music from iPhone to computer using an easy tool for Mac or PC.

Learn how to transfer music from iPhone to computer using an affordable app that recovers music on your iPhone to a Mac or PC. If you need to download music from iPhone to computer to avoid losing your music library and playlists this guide will help you. The most common reasons to transfer music from […]

Shazam Mac App Provides Always-On Music Recognition

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Are you always wanting to know more about that song that pops up on the radio while you’re browsing the web on your Mac in the coffee shop? Shazam has released a Mac app that can be ready at a moment’s notice to name that tune. Shazam is one of the most popular music recognition […]

New iMac 2014 Release Hinted by Apple

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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 […]

Mac Mini 2014 Release Tipped by Apple

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A support page on Apple includes the Mac Mini 2014 update pointing to a possible Mac Mini 2014 release in the near future. This would be the first new Mac Mini in nearly two years, and one that many shoppers are waiting for. This morning Apple announced a new Macbook Pro Retina, which presumably triggered an update to this […]

New MacBook Pro Is Slighty Faster with CPU & RAM Boosts

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Apple has officially released new MacBook Pros that come with slightly faster processors and more memory with no rise in price. This marks the first MacBook Pro refresh since last year in October when Apple introduced all-new Intel Haswell processors in the MacBook Pro. This time around, though, the processors are seeing a slightly modest […]

OS X Yosemite Public Beta Problems Frustrate Mac Users

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The OS X Yosemite public beta was officially released yesterday, and many users were able to download the 5GB .DMG file required to install the new operating system. However, there were an equal number of users who didn’t have the same experience. While beta software will obviously come with its own problems and issues, simply […]

How to Equalize Volume When Watching Movies on Mac

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Do you hate the quiet dialogue followed by ear-blistering explosions in movies? Here’s how to equalize the volume and fix the problem on your Mac. If you watch a lot of movies on your computer, you’re no doubt familiar with the way that audio is handled. Throughout a movie or TV show, volume fluctuates tremendously, […]

Apple Prepping 4K iMac, 12-Inch MacBook for October Launch

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Surrounding the many Apple rumors already floating around, the company is said to be working on several new Mac products that could be launched in October. The rumor mill is already working overtime to cope with all of the Apple rumors that have already sprung up over the last couple of months, including new details […]

OS X Yosemite Public Beta Coming Later This Month

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OS X Yosemite has been available to developers in beta form for quite some time, but a public beta is said to be arriving later this month. OS X Yosemite was announced and unveiled at Apple’s WWDC developers conference back in early June and Apple even released an initial beta to registered developers that very […]

How to Sell Your Old MacBook

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If you finally bit the bullet and upgraded to a newer MacBook, here are a few ways to sell your old MacBook for big bucks. There are multiple ways that you can sell an old MacBook, some of which will get you the best return. However, there are not as many avenues that you can […]

How to Try OS X Yosemite Risk Free

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The newest version of OS X (OS X 10.10 Yosemite) is currently in its beta stages and isn’t available to the public just yet, but you can still try it out for yourself without erasing your current Mac setup. OS X Yosemite was unveiled earlier in June at Apple’s WWDC developers conference. However, this new […]