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 Air replacement, it definitely has the MacBook Air feel to it, as Apple CEO Tim Cook says that it’s “the most extreme and efficient notebook we have ever created.” The new MacBook weighs just two pounds and is only 13.1mm thin at its thickest point, which is 24% thinner than the 11-inch MacBook Air.
As rumors have been predicting, this new MacBook comes with a [...]
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 computer even if their old one was still performing adequately. They usually want the new features and the slightly faster processor.
Of course, if you’re on a tight budget, you can’t exactly upgrade whenever you want, and you have to be careful as far upgrading your MacBook too soon, but when is “too soon” and when is the right time to [...]
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 just connect a Bluetooth accessory to their device and off they go.
However, Bluetooth is kind of a scary world for those that are unfamiliar with it. Connecting and pairing Bluetooth devices to your computer can be a confusing endeavor, but once you know how it works and the steps that it takes to pair a Bluetooth device to your [...]
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). It also houses your trash can, as well as the Finder icon for opening up a Finder window. The dock also stores any minimized windows from any app that you have open.
It’s similar to the taskbar on Windows in a way, but with some major differences that sets itself apart.
If you want to take your dock to the next level and get the most of it, there are plenty of things you can do to customize it and make it [...]
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 new MacBook.
While the all-new MacBook isn’t a MacBook Air replacement, it definitely has the MacBook Air feel to it, as Apple CEO Tim Cook says that it’s “the most extreme and efficient notebook we have ever created.”
The new MacBook weighs just two pounds and is only 13.1mm thin at its thickest point, which is 24% thinner than the 11-inch MacBook [...]
Whether you just bought your first Mac or are just looking for some great apps to have in your arsenal, here are 20 free Mac apps that you should consider downloading and installing.
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 such) is look for useful apps to download, that way you can start taking advantage of your new computer right away.
The Mac App Store has thousands upon thousands of free apps to choose from, as well as the even larger collection of Mac apps that are spread all across the internet. It can be a little difficult to sift through the clutter and find those useful apps. However, [...]