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How to get an education discount from Apple

How to get an education discount from Apple

Students, teachers and lecturers can buy cheap Mac hardware direct from the Apple Store for Education. Here's how to get your discount

Students, teachers and lecturers can buy cheap Mac hardware direct from the Apple Store for Education. Here's how to get your discount

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

How to take a screenshot on Mac OS X

How to take a screenshot on Mac OS X

Want to capture an editable image of whatever's on your Mac screen? Here's how to take a screenshot - or 'print screen' - on a Mac

Want to capture an editable image of whatever's on your Mac screen? Here's how to take a screenshot - or 'print screen' - on a Mac

19 May 16

How to change your Mac's Bluetooth name

How to change your Mac's Bluetooth name

The option to change your Mac's Bluetooth name is hidden in an unexpected place. Here's how to pick a new Bluetooth identity

The option to change your Mac's Bluetooth name is hidden in an unexpected place. Here's how to pick a new Bluetooth identity

19 May 16

 
How to send and receive texts in Mac OS X El Capitan

How to send and receive texts in Mac OS X El Capitan

Discover how to send and receive SMS text messages and iMessages from your Mac (linked to an iPhone)

Discover how to send and receive SMS text messages and iMessages from your Mac (linked to an iPhone)

19 May 16

How to set up iCloud on iPhone, iPad, Apple TV, PC and Mac

How to set up iCloud on iPhone, iPad, Apple TV, PC and Mac

Looking to get started with iCloud? We explain how to set up iCloud on iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV, Mac or even Windows PC

Looking to get started with iCloud? We explain how to set up iCloud on iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV, Mac or even Windows PC

18 May 16

How to test for bad or faulty RAM on a Mac

How to test for bad or faulty RAM on a Mac

Worried that your Mac's RAM is malfunctioning? Here are giveaway symptoms and reliable tests that let you check its performance

Worried that your Mac's RAM is malfunctioning? Here are giveaway symptoms and reliable tests that let you check its performance

17 May 16

How to hack into a Mac and change the password

How to hack into a Mac and change the password

Forgotten your Mac password? Don't despair. It's pretty easy to sneakily reset the password - here's how

Forgotten your Mac password? Don't despair. It's pretty easy to sneakily reset the password - here's how

17 May 16

How to get WhatsApp on Mac

How to get WhatsApp on Mac

It turns out there are a couple of ways to access your WhatsApp messages from your iPhone, on your Mac

It turns out there are a couple of ways to access your WhatsApp messages from your iPhone, on your Mac

11 May 16

 
How to unlock Mac with iCloud

How to unlock Mac with iCloud

Having the ability to setup your Mac so that it can be unlocked through your iCloud password is always helpful. Here's how to.

Having the ability to setup your Mac so that it can be unlocked through your iCloud password is always helpful. Here's how to.

03 May 16

How to learn HTML, CSS and web design on your Mac

How to learn HTML, CSS and web design on your Mac

Learning how to build a website is a vital skill in the modern age, and it's easy to learn HTML and CSS in Mac OS X. Here's how

Learning how to build a website is a vital skill in the modern age, and it's easy to learn HTML and CSS in Mac OS X. Here's how

02 May 16

How to lock a Mac

How to lock a Mac

Locking your Mac will provide you with more security from those wanting to snoop on your personal data. Here's our guide.

Locking your Mac will provide you with more security from those wanting to snoop on your personal data. Here's our guide.

25 Apr 16

 
How to set up and use a Raspberry Pi 3 with a Mac

How to set up and use a Raspberry Pi 3 with a Mac

Setting up the new Raspberry Pi 3 is easy in Mac OS X. Here's how to use the Raspberry Pi 3 with your Mac

Setting up the new Raspberry Pi 3 is easy in Mac OS X. Here's how to use the Raspberry Pi 3 with your Mac

12 Apr 16

Nvidia GeForce GTX 1080 vs GTX 1070: What's the difference between GTX 1070 and GTX 1080? A price and specs comparison showdown of Nvidia's Pascal graphics cards

Nvidia GeForce GTX 1080 vs GTX 1070: What's the difference between GTX 1070 and GTX 1080? A price…

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

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

Pixelmator 3.5 Canyon brings new selection tools and a retouch extension for Photos

Pixelmator 3.5 Canyon brings new selection tools and a retouch extension for Photos

The best free web browser games for Mac: 10 great HTML5 games you can play in Safari (or other web browsers) right now

The best free web browser games for Mac: 10 great HTML5 games you can play in Safari (or other web…