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10 Tips To Make The Most Of Preview On Mac

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Preview is one of the stock apps that comes preloaded on your Mac machine. For most users, it’s just an image viewer that allows them to open and view various types of images available on their Macs. However, that’s not the case. The Preview app on Mac is capable of doing more than just letting […]

The 3 Best Free VPN Services For Mac

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MacOS may still be one of the safer operating system choices when it comes to online activity, but it is not infallible. There are no safety guarantees for those choosing to create accounts on newly discovered websites without their data being sold off, or those who wish to do a bit of light shopping without […]

4 Best Free Photo Editors for Mac

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Everyone knows that MacOS is the best platform for image editing, but finding the right software isn’t so clear. Photoshop is the default choice, but the insane pricing can put it outside the budget for a huge number of people.  There are quite a few free or low cost options, but it can be tough […]

Tips & Tricks For Apple Messages That You Might Not Know About

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Apple’s iOS is one of the most used on millions of devices in the world, but you’d be surprised at just how many people who own one hardly know or even use all of its features. That said, there are a lot of cool tricks that only a select few out of its millions of […]

How To Make iPhone Screencasts With Quicktime

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If you want to explain how to do something on a computer, smartphone or tablet screen, your best bet is to make a screencast. YouTube is full of these showing you how to do every conceivable thing in tech. A screencast is a video of you doing things on your screen. You can add your […]

Pre-Installed MacOS Software Which Is Actually Really Good

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Everyone likes to ridicule some of the pre-installed software which comes standard with every MacOS computer. Granted, some of it is bad (Stocks? Dashboard?) but there are also some which are amazingly good. Even my wife (who is extremely anti-Apple in her views) had to grudgingly admit the other day that iMovie is an amazing […]

The Best Diagnostic Tools for Mac

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Windows computers have a number of well known and easy-to-use diagnostic tools, but the people in the Mac camp lack that versatility. MacOS is known to be harder to work with, and most users find it easier to let a specialized tech handle the problem rather than deal with it on their own. But if […]

6 Tips to Get the Most Out of Apple Music

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Since its launch, Apple Music seems to have gotten better and better. Available through iTunes, iOS and (amazingly) Android, you get access to a lot of music for just a few bucks a month. However, you may not in fact be getting the maximum value out of your Apple Music subscription. There are quite a […]

The Best Way to Edit PDFs on Mac

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We all love a good PDF editor. But while there is an abundance of options for PC users, Mac users are left with one simple question: What’s the best way to edit PDF while on Mac? Mac users have a hard time looking for a free PDF editing solution. But with some creativity, there are […]

GeekTool – A Rainmeter Alternative

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The bland default desktops of Windows don’t hold a candle to the beautiful displays RainMeter can create, but Mac users find themselves left out in the cold. RainMeter doesn’t support Mac, and unless you want to run Windows via Bootcamp, you can’t modify your desktop to the extent RainMeter allows—or can you? GeekTool is the […]