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How to get Xbox Live on Mac

How to get Xbox Live on Mac

You can get Xbox Live by running Windows 10 on your Mac and soon you'll be able to play Xbox games on your Mac. Here's our how.

You can get Xbox Live by running Windows 10 on your Mac and soon you'll be able to play Xbox games on your Mac. Here's our how.

27 Jun 16

How to create a website using a Mac

How to create a website using a Mac

Build your website using an Apple Mac computer. Here's how to design and build your own website on Mac.

Build your website using an Apple Mac computer. Here's how to design and build your own website on Mac.

24 Jun 16

How to set up & use Parental Controls in Mac OS X El Capitan

How to set up & use Parental Controls in Mac OS X El Capitan

Parental Controls can help you keep an eye on your child's computer activity. Here's how to make a Mac child-friendly and protect your kids online

Parental Controls can help you keep an eye on your child's computer activity. Here's how to make a Mac child-friendly and protect your kids online

23 Jun 16

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

21 Jun 16

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

21 Jun 16

 
How to import a DVD to play on iPad

How to import a DVD to play on iPad

Import your old DVD collection to play on iPad and rip DVDs to your iTunes.

Import your old DVD collection to play on iPad and rip DVDs to your iTunes.

13 Jun 16

How to close, maximise and minimise apps and windows on Mac

How to close, maximise and minimise apps and windows on Mac

Take control of your Mac's windows with our guide to close, maximise and minimising windows in OS X. Plus close apps on iPad.

Take control of your Mac's windows with our guide to close, maximise and minimising windows in OS X. Plus close apps on iPad.

09 Jun 16

How to use Instagram on Mac

How to use Instagram on Mac

Instagram can be viewed on your Mac, but if you want to upload photos you have to resort to using your iOS device, until now.

Instagram can be viewed on your Mac, but if you want to upload photos you have to resort to using your iOS device, until now.

08 Jun 16

How to recover deleted files and photos on Mac, iPad and iPhone

How to recover deleted files and photos on Mac, iPad and iPhone

Clicked 'delete' and instantly regretted it? Don't worry. Our tutorial explains how to recover deleted files and photos on Mac, iPad and iPhone

Clicked 'delete' and instantly regretted it? Don't worry. Our tutorial explains how to recover deleted files and photos on Mac, iPad and iPhone

06 Jun 16

 
How to learn JavaScript coding on a Mac

How to learn JavaScript coding on a Mac

Discover how to use the JavaScript scripting language on your Apple Mac, with our simple tutorials and recommended online courses

Discover how to use the JavaScript scripting language on your Apple Mac, with our simple tutorials and recommended online courses

03 Jun 16

How to set up and learn SQL on Mac

How to set up and learn SQL on Mac

The SQL programming language is the backbone of most apps, businesses, and websites. Here's how to get started coding with SQL on the Mac

The SQL programming language is the backbone of most apps, businesses, and websites. Here's how to get started coding with SQL on the Mac

03 Jun 16

How to change Apple ID: How to set up, access, edit or delete an Apple ID

How to change Apple ID: How to set up, access, edit or delete an Apple ID

We've got answers to all your Apple ID questions. What should you do if you forget your ID or need to reset the associated password? Plus: How to delete an Apple ID permanently

We've got answers to all your Apple ID questions. What should you do if you forget your ID or need to reset the associated password? Plus: How to delete an Apple ID permanently

03 Jun 16

How to move your iTunes Library to another location

How to move your iTunes Library to another location

Running out of space on your Mac? Here's how to move the iTunes library to another computer or an external hard drive

Running out of space on your Mac? Here's how to move the iTunes library to another computer or an external hard drive

03 Jun 16

How to authorise your computer in iTunes

How to authorise your computer in iTunes

To play your iTunes Store purchases, you may need to authorise your Mac or PC first

To play your iTunes Store purchases, you may need to authorise your Mac or PC first

27 May 16

 
Learn to code using the C programming language on your Mac

Learn to code using the C programming language on your Mac

Mastering the C programming language is a great skill, and Mac OS X makes it easy to learn. Here's how to get started

Mastering the C programming language is a great skill, and Mac OS X makes it easy to learn. Here's how to get started

26 May 16

Windows 10 Anniversary Update confirmed for 2 August - Windows 10 Anniversary Update UK release date, price, feature rumours: New features in Windows 10 Anniversary Update

Windows 10 Anniversary Update confirmed for 2 August - Windows 10 Anniversary Update UK release…

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

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

How Game of Thrones' Battle of the Bastards was created

How Game of Thrones' Battle of the Bastards was created

Best 3D Touch tips & shortcuts: 15 brilliant interface features for iPhone 6s & iPhone 6s Plus | Sneak peek of iOS 10's new 3D Touch shortcuts

Best 3D Touch tips & shortcuts: 15 brilliant interface features for iPhone 6s & iPhone 6s Plus |…