No matter how much battery life you get from your MacBook, it never seems to be quite enough for the task at hand. This quick “how to” will share some handy tips and tricks for squeezing every possible minute of life from your laptop’s battery.
With the introduction of iOS 8 and OS X 10.10 Yosemite, Apple made AirDrop file transfer available across platforms. In this article, we’ll discuss how to use AirDrop to transfer files among the platforms.
While the Mac is one of the easiest to use computers around, OS X does require occasional maintenance to keep running in tip-top shape. Drive Genius 4 silently works to speed up, clean up, protect, and even bring your Mac back from the dead.
Before getting rid of your old Mac, you’ll want to wipe the data from it, and slap on a fresh installation of OS X. Here’s how.
A leaked product page on the Australian Parallels page, (since removed), indicates that version 11 of the popular virtual machine software will support Microsoft Windows 10’s Cortana virtual assistant via OS X.
The BatteryBox supplies enough portable energy that it can power a MacBook Air for 13 hours straight, or fully charge an iPhone 11 times!
Intel presentation slides leaked by FanlessTech suggest the company’s new Skylake processors could being impressive performance and power consumption improvements to future models of Apple’s Mac lineup.
Get the most out of your wireless network with NetSpot Pro Wi-Fi Optimizer for the Mac. Using NetSpot pro, anyone can visualize, optimize, and troubleshoot wireless networks quickly and easily.
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If you’re a user of Realmac’s Ember scrapbook application for the Mac, you’ll be glad to know the company has some big plans for updating the app. In a post on the Realmac blog, the company laid out the app’s future.
Apple on Wednesday released the MacBook Pro Flash Storage Firmware Update 1.0 for mid-2015 models of the MacBook Pro. Apple says the update fixes a storage firmware issue that could cause data corruption in rare cases.
iOS 9 is already in beta, and before you know it, the new mobile OS will be released to an eager public. Get ready now to develop apps with the Exclusive iOS 9 Swift Coding Course!
During Tuesday’s third quarter 2015 earnings call, Apple CEO Tim Cook noted that the App Stores, (both iOS and Mac), experienced their best quarter ever, seeing a 24% growth in revenue. The number of customers spending money also grew by 19%.
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Apple on Wednesday released Mac mini EFI Firmware Update v1.8 for late-2012 Mac mini models, designed to fix an issue that could prevent USB keyboards from being recognized when the Mac wakes from sleep.