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How to AirDrop from iPhone to a Mac and Mac to iPhone

How to AirDrop from iPhone to a Mac and Mac to iPhone

How to use AirDrop to transfer files from iPhone to a Mac and Mac to iPhone (except you may not be able to get it to work)

How to use AirDrop to transfer files from iPhone to a Mac and Mac to iPhone (except you may not be able to get it to work)

26 Jul 16

How to fix FaceTime audio bug

How to fix FaceTime audio bug

A FaceTime bug allows audio to be monitored after FaceTime calls are ‘ended’. Here's what to do.

A FaceTime bug allows audio to be monitored after FaceTime calls are ‘ended’. Here's what to do.

22 Jul 16

VPN for Mac: Best free VPN and paid VPN options for Mac 2016

Best VPN for Mac 2016

Stay anonymous online & access blocked content with these VPNs for Mac

Stay anonymous online & access blocked content with these VPNs for Mac

21 Jul 16

How to force quit on a Mac

How to force quit on a Mac

Here's our guide on how to close programs that aren't responding on a Mac, using the Mac equivalent of ctrl-alt-delete.

Here's our guide on how to close programs that aren't responding on a Mac, using the Mac equivalent of ctrl-alt-delete.

20 Jul 16

 
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

13 Jul 16

11 best antivirus for Mac 2016: does my Mac need antivirus? Best free security software for Mac

11 best antivirus for Mac 2016

The 10 best antivirus programs for OS X. Best free AV for Macs

The 10 best antivirus programs for OS X. Best free AV for Macs

11 Jul 16

No Man's Sky for Mac release date rumours

No Man's Sky for Mac release date rumours

It's coming to PC this summer, but when is No Man's Sky coming out for Mac? We sift through the hints and clues surrounding No Man's Sky's Mac launch date

It's coming to PC this summer, but when is No Man's Sky coming out for Mac? We sift through the hints and clues surrounding No Man's Sky's Mac launch date

08 Jul 16

How to download and install macOS Sierra beta right now

How to download and install macOS Sierra beta right now

We show you how to prepare for and download macOS Sierra beta right now. Developer Preview and Public Beta now available

We show you how to prepare for and download macOS Sierra beta right now. Developer Preview and Public Beta now available

08 Jul 16

 
How to use Git and GitHub on Mac

How to use Git and GitHub on Mac

Learn to use the popular collaboration and versioning system for programmers, with our complete guide to Git and GitHub on the Mac

Learn to use the popular collaboration and versioning system for programmers, with our complete guide to Git and GitHub on the Mac

06 Jul 16

How to run PC games on a Mac

How to run PC games on a Mac

You have the right to remain a gamer. Here's how to run your favourite Windows games on a Mac.

You have the right to remain a gamer. Here's how to run your favourite Windows games on a Mac.

05 Jul 16

How to format a storage drive for Mac

How to format a storage drive for Mac

Disk Utility is built into OS X and easy to use. Here's how to format your drive for OS X

Disk Utility is built into OS X and easy to use. Here's how to format your drive for OS X

05 Jul 16

 
Mac OS X El Capitan vs macOS Sierra comparison

Mac OS X El Capitan vs macOS Sierra comparison

We compare the design, interface and features of Mac OS X El Capitan, Apple's current Mac OS, and macOS Sierra, its next one

We compare the design, interface and features of Mac OS X El Capitan, Apple's current Mac OS, and macOS Sierra, its next one

28 Jun 16

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

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