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How to install Kodi v17 Krypton on a Mac

How to install Kodi v17 Krypton on a Mac

Here's how you can use Kodi to stream your favourite media, from TV shows to movies

Here's how you can use Kodi to stream your favourite media, from TV shows to movies

20 Feb 17

How to recover lost TextEdit files & documents on Mac

How to recover lost TextEdit files & documents on Mac

If you've accidentally misplaced a TextEdit document there's still hope you can get it back. Here's how to recover lost TextEdit documents on Mac

If you've accidentally misplaced a TextEdit document there's still hope you can get it back. Here's how to recover lost TextEdit documents on Mac

17 Feb 17

Best Mac emulators | How to play old games & run classic software on macOS

Best Mac emulators | How to play old games & run classic software on macOS

Get old computers and consoles running on your Mac, from the Apple II and ZX Spectrum to the Atari 2600 and Sega Mega Drive, with our Mac emulation megaguide

Get old computers and consoles running on your Mac, from the Apple II and ZX Spectrum to the Atari 2600 and Sega Mega Drive, with our Mac emulation megaguide

15 Feb 17

How to keep browsing history secret on Mac and iOS

How to keep browsing history secret on Mac and iOS

Keep your online affairs private with this guide to private browsing on iOS and Mac OS X devices

Keep your online affairs private with this guide to private browsing on iOS and Mac OS X devices

14 Feb 17

 
How to remove Mac malware, viruses and ransomware for free

How to remove Mac malware, viruses and ransomware for free

Mac malware is rare, but it does exist. Our guide to removing malware is vital reading for Mac OS X users - and now covers the KeRanger BitTorrent infection

Mac malware is rare, but it does exist. Our guide to removing malware is vital reading for Mac OS X users - and now covers the KeRanger BitTorrent infection

14 Feb 17

How to speed up a slow Mac: tips to make an iMac, MacBook or Mac mini run faster | Speed up Mac OS X and macOS Sierra

How to speed up a slow Mac

Mac running too slow? Here are some performance tips & software to make Mac OS X and macOS Sierra run faster

Mac running too slow? Here are some performance tips & software to make Mac OS X and macOS Sierra run faster

14 Feb 17

How to sync iMessage conversations on iPhone, iPad and Mac

How to sync iMessage conversations on iPhone, iPad and Mac

iMessages sent from iPhone not appearing on Mac? Here's how to sync iMessage conversations between iPhone, iPad and Mac

iMessages sent from iPhone not appearing on Mac? Here's how to sync iMessage conversations between iPhone, iPad and Mac

09 Feb 17

How to use FaceTime on iPad, iPhone & Mac: Make video calls for free

How to use FaceTime on iPad, iPhone & Mac: Make video calls for free

You might not be able to be with your family and friends, but you can see them. Here's how to make a FaceTime video call for free on iPad, iPhone & Mac

You might not be able to be with your family and friends, but you can see them. Here's how to make a FaceTime video call for free on iPad, iPhone & Mac

08 Feb 17

How to remove or update Flash Player on a Mac, fix blocked Flash plug-in

How to remove or update Flash Player on a Mac, fix blocked Flash plug-in

Flash Player seems to be one of the most insecure and pointless pieces of software, so with yet another security vulnerability we ask if it might be better to remove it all together

Flash Player seems to be one of the most insecure and pointless pieces of software, so with yet another security vulnerability we ask if it might be better to remove it all together

02 Feb 17

 
How to use hidden paint app on Mac | Paint on Mac tips

How to use hidden paint app on Mac | Paint on Mac tips

Looking for an equivalent of Microsoft Paint on Mac? Here's how to use Preview for Mac's hidden paint app to sign, annotate images

Looking for an equivalent of Microsoft Paint on Mac? Here's how to use Preview for Mac's hidden paint app to sign, annotate images

30 Jan 17

How to write apps with Swift 3

How to write apps with Swift 3

All you need to know about writing apps with Apple's Swift 3 developer language: the importance of Swift going open-source, new features in Swift 3, and why you should you learn to program in Swift

All you need to know about writing apps with Apple's Swift 3 developer language: the importance of Swift going open-source, new features in Swift 3, and why you should you learn to program in Swift

26 Jan 17

How to get paid-for Mac apps for free

How to get paid-for Mac apps for free

The cost of Mac software and applications soon adds up, but there are ways to get paid apps for free. In this article we show how

The cost of Mac software and applications soon adds up, but there are ways to get paid apps for free. In this article we show how

26 Jan 17

20 Pages for Mac tips | How to use Pages for Mac: Become an Apple iWork wiz with our ultimate guide to Pages for Mac

20 Pages for Mac tips | How to use Pages for Mac

Looking to get more out of Pages? We offer 20 brilliant Pages for Mac tips to turn you into an iWork wiz

Looking to get more out of Pages? We offer 20 brilliant Pages for Mac tips to turn you into an iWork wiz

20 Jan 17

 
How to free up disk space on your Mac

How to free up disk space on your Mac

Ways to free up hard drive space on a Mac instead of buying an external hard drive

Ways to free up hard drive space on a Mac instead of buying an external hard drive

19 Jan 17

Sniper Elite 4 review: Headshotting Nazis has never felt so good

Sniper Elite 4 review: Headshotting Nazis has never felt so good

1995-2015: How technology has changed the world in 20 years

1995-2015: How technology has changed the world in 20 years

The Fresh New Fonts of 2017

The Fresh New Fonts of 2017

WWDC 2017 dates: How to get WWDC 2017 tickets, when is WWDC 2017 and more details announced

WWDC 2017 dates: How to get WWDC 2017 tickets, when is WWDC 2017 and more details announced