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8 ways to lock your mac

8 Ways to Lock Your Mac

You need to keep your Mac safely locked whenever you are away from it. While locking may not interrupt or quit any running programs, you will need to type the password to regain access. Read on to learn the eight simple ways to keep your Mac locked. You need a Password to Regain Access to…

3 ways to recover data from a mac that won’t boot

3 Ways to Recover Data from a Mac That Won’t Boot

Failing to back up your important data in your Mac could be risky. The situation could be disastrous if the Mac fails to boot. Perhaps you have valuable data, half-written manuscript, or irreplaceable photos trapped in your Mac. Remove the Hard Drive It would be difficult to retrieve data if the Mac fails to power…

How to personalize your mac to represent you more

How to Personalize Your Mac to Represent You More

One thing people love to do with their products and services is to personalize them. People absolutely love it when they can make something their own, and believe it or not, that only takes a couple of minutes when it comes to a Mac computer. There are a few very easy things you can do…

‘mighty no. 9’ gets equipped with disappointment

‘Mighty No. 9’ Gets Equipped With Disappointment

One of Kickstarter’s most hotly anticipated projects, Mighty No. 9, finally saw the light of day on June 21 in America and Japan, and critical response has deemed the game anything but ‘mighty.’ According to critics, Mighty No. 9 has landed with a thud. Debuting with a 56 on Metacritic for the Xbox One version (the highest score across all platforms),…

Cortana burns siri

Cortana Burns Siri

Remember those old Mac commercials? The really funny “Mac vs PC” ones? The ones that almost always got a good laugh no matter what side of the Mac/PC line you were on? That bashed on PCs’ weakest points while simultaneously extolling Macs’ strengths? No? Well Microsoft sure well does. In fact, they remember them so well that…

The solo g3: the bomb shelter of hard drives

The Solo G3: The Bomb Shelter of Hard Drives

As we dive deeper into the digital age, more things that we consider to be crucial, or even sentimental, to our lives are stored somewhere electronically: photos, music, art, personal information, documents and contact information. Depending how much of this you have on one device, your life can turn into turmoil if that device crashes…

Four unique keyboard decals for your macbook

Four Unique Keyboard Decals for your Macbook

As a Mac user, you’re always looking for ways to make your computer unique. You can customize things such as your desktop, icons, hot corners, dock and the overall color scheme. Once that’s done, you can bring the modifications to the exterior with skins and decals, some of which use the apple logo as the…

Fixmestick: aiming to make mac disinfection straightforward

FixMeStick: Aiming to Make Mac Disinfection Straightforward

An apple a day keeps the doctor away, or so goes the old adage, but what singular item can help when your Apple computer is the thing needing a doctor? If you like your electronic upkeep simple, easy, and automated, then the answer might be the FixMeStick for Mac, a bootable flash drive containing a…

Why steamos will fail

Why SteamOS Will Fail

Valve has recently made three announced that will shake up PC gaming, for what the  company assumes is the better. I disagree. SteamOS sounds great at first: your whole Steam collection in console form that can easily be usable while on the couch in the living room, why not!? SteamOS Well, unfortunately, that’s hardly the…

Viber with video calling now on windows and mac

Viber with Video Calling Now on Windows and Mac

Viber, the cross-platform messaging and voIP app, has rolled out too many goodies all at once. The app now supports video calling. A new update pushed recently sports a new UI on its Android version. Viber Media has made significant changes to the look and feel of the app. Even better – it’s now available…

Top 5 minecraft tips for beginners

Top 5 Minecraft Tips for Beginners

Minecraft, Minecraft, Minecraft. It doesn’t matter what kind of games you play, or even if you play games at all, because at some point you’re bound to run into this sensational block-building video game. Set in a world made entirely of cubes, Minecraft gives the player the keys to an infinitely large sand box to…

Blue peter badge set to honor sir jonathan ive

Blue Peter Badge set to Honor Sir Jonathan Ive

Apple Designer, Sir Jonathan Ive, Honored for his Trendsetting Innovation The internationally based programme, Blue Peter, through BBC has presented their selective gold Blue Peter Badge to Sir Jonathan Ive, Design Chief at Apple. Ive’s many accomplishments under his belt have helped steer Apple to the powerhouse it stands today, but even more impressively Blue…