Which MacBook to Buy for College

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It’s that time of the year when college students are shopping for a laptop, and if you’re one of those college students set on getting a MacBook, here are some things to keep in mind when deciding which MacBook to buy. Apple sells three different MacBook models: There’s the MacBook Air, the MacBook Pro, and […]

Why You Should Wait for the 2016 MacBook Pro

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New 15-inch MacBook Pros were released back in May with a new 13-inch MacBook Pro released back in March, making it a good time to buy a new MacBook Pro. However, here’s why you should wait until the 2016 MacBook Pro releases. Apple’s new MacBook Pros come with a Force Touch trackpad and a faster processor, […]

5 Best MacBook Stands

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To keep your MacBook cool and prevent it from overheating, a stand is a great accessory to have. Here are the five best MacBook stands you can buy. One of the best ways to keep your MacBook cool and prevent it from overheating is elevating it by putting it on a stand, that way air […]

How to Check If You Need a New MacBook Battery

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If your MacBook is getting a bit aged, you might notice that performance has taken a hit, but your battery might be suffering even more. Here’s how to check if you need a new MacBook battery. You may think that your old MacBook is simply just aging when you discover that the battery can only […]

How to Get By with a 128GB MacBook

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If you have a 128GB MacBook, here’s how to get by with that much space without fear of filling it all the way up. When buying a MacBook, getting the entry-level model can save you a lot of money up front, but that usually means forgoing the higher-capacity models and sticking with the 128GB storage […]

What Size MacBook Should You Buy?

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When you’re buying a laptop for the first time and have decided to go with a MacBook, the next decision is what size screen to get. This is perhaps one of the more difficult buying decisions when it comes to MacBooks. You have to make the right decision when it comes to screen size, because […]

How to Find a Stolen Mac

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Nothing’s worse than having your Mac stolen, but here’s how you can find it and hopefully get it back. MacBooks get stolen constantly, whether it’s because of negligence on the owner’s part or your house simply gets broken into and your Mac is the unlucky one. Usually, the only way you can even try to […]

How to Save a MacBook from Water Damage

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If you accidentally spilled some water on your MacBook or it went for an accidental swim, here’s how to save your MacBook from water damage. If there’s one thing you should know about electronics, it’s that they don’t mix well with water, but sometimes accidents happen, and that’s where you have to take action so […]

How to Keep Your MacBook Cool

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If your MacBook is constantly getting hot under the collar, here are some ways that you can keep your MacBook cool. MacBooks are notorious for getting a bit warm, and not only that, but once the cooling fans kick in, it sounds like a passenger airliner getting ready to take off at O’Hare. The good […]

How to Keep MacBook Cables from Breaking

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Is your MacBook cable on your charge breaking? You’re certainly not alone (and we have a fix), but we have a few tips that will help you avoid a broken MacBook charger cable in the future. Most of us have experienced a broken charging cable at one point or another. They get worn out after a […]

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 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 […]

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 […]

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 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 […]