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 […]

New MacBook Pro Release Could Arrive This Week

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Back in March, Apple introduced a refreshed 13-inch MacBook Pro, and this week it may be the 15-inch MacBook Pro’s turn. A new MacBook Pro release could come at some point this week, according to MacG, which cites “reliable sources” on the matter. Furthermore, a new 27-inch iMac model is also said to be unveiled […]

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 […]

Where to Buy the New MacBook Without Waiting

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If you want to order one of the new 12-inch MacBooks but don’t quite like the back-ordered shipping dates you see on Apple’s website, here’s where you can buy the new MacBook without waiting. Currently, the online Apple Store shows a 3-5 week wait until it can finally be shipped to you, which would put […]

New MacBook In-Store Availability Coming This Month

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The new MacBook was officially launched a month ago, but it will supposedly be available in stores later this month. According to 9to5Mac, a memo was issued to Apple Store retail employees that the new 12-inch MacBook will be available at Apple Stores globally beginning the week of May 25. However, the memo also states that […]

How to Fix a Broken MacBook Charger in Minutes

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Learn how to fix a broken MacBook charger in just a few minutes with a cheap coating that will seal up a fraying cable or learn how to fix a broken MacBook charger that is already broken. If your MacBook charger is not working, here is what you need to do. We’ll show you two […]

How to Connect a Monitor to Your MacBook

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If you’re wanting to connect an external monitor to your MacBook for more screen real estate, here’s how to do it. MacBooks can be great for portability, but if you have a lot of work to do and have a lot of apps open, the 13- and 15-inch screens of the MacBooks aren’t going to […]

Why You Shouldn’t Buy the Cheapest MacBook Pro

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When shopping for a new MacBook Pro, many buyers may decide just to get the cheapest model, but that’s actually not the best idea, and here’s why. The cheapest MacBook Pro that you can buy from the Apple Store costs $1,099, and it’s a whole $200 less than the next model up. While you think […]

15-Inch MacBook Pro Refresh Imminent as Stock Dwindles

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Inventory of the 15-inch MacBook Pro has been slowly dwindling on Apple’s website, hinting to the possibility that a MacBook Pro refresh of the larger model is incoming. Apple updated the 13-inch MacBook Pro last month alongside the announcement of the new 12-inch MacBook. It comes with Intel’s new Broadwell processors, allowing for faster performance […]

5 Things MacBook Buyers Need to Know Today

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It’s a tough time to be a MacBook buyer. It’s hard to find the sleek new MacBook in store, but you don’t need to wait weeks to get your new MacBook if you know where to buy it. We’ll also outline what you need to know to save with MacBook deals if you qualify. Apple […]

5 Best New MacBook Accessories You Can Buy Right Now

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The 12-inch MacBook has been out for a couple of weeks now, and while accessory selection is still quite thin, there are a handful that you can buy right now. Here are five of the best new MacBook accessories that are available for purchase. The new MacBook is Apple’s latest attempt at making its laptops […]

New MacBook vs MacBook Air: What Buyers Need to Know

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Apple’s New MacBook is finally available to the public, 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 MacBook and can’t decide between a MacBook Air or the new MacBook. While the all-new […]

Why You Shouldn’t Buy the New MacBook Yet

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Apple will launch its all-new MacBook tomorrow, but here’s why you shouldn’t buy it right now. Apple announced the new MacBook last month during the Apple Watch event, but instead of giving it the “Pro” or “Air” suffix, the company is simply just calling it the new “MacBook.” However, the all-new MacBook definitely has the […]

5 Things to Know About the New MacBook Release Date

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The new MacBook release date is fast approaching as Apple Stores brace for the new thin and light MacBook with a high-resolution screen and a single port. Apple announced the new MacBook at the Apple Watch event in early March and now, a month later, is ready to start selling it. Apple still lists the MacBook […]

How to Use an iPad as a Second Monitor

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If you have a MacBook and want a bit more screen real estate, here’s how you can use your iPad as a second monitor. In the past, there were a few solutions where you could use your iPad as a second screen over a WiFi connection. It wasn’t a terrible experience, but the inevitable lag […]

New MacBook Performance Suffers Compared to MacBook Air

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If you’re looking to buy a high-performance MacBook, you may want to skip the new MacBook model, as the performance isn’t on par with even today’s MacBook Air. According to some early benchmarks, the new MacBook scored a 1924 and 2044 during two single-core tests, and a 4038 and 4475 for multi-core tests. The 2015 entry-level […]

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 […]

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 […]