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What is Mac Auto Fixer?

What is Mac Auto Fixer?

Mac Auto Fixer can be a pain. We show you what it is and demonstrate how to remove it from your system

Mac Auto Fixer can be a pain. We show you what it is and demonstrate how to remove it from your system

16 Nov 18

Best virtual machine software for Mac

Best virtual machine software for Mac

Our expert buying guide rounds up the best virtualisation and virtual machine software packages to help you run Windows on Mac

Our expert buying guide rounds up the best virtualisation and virtual machine software packages to help you run Windows on Mac

14 Nov 18

Best Mac games of 2018

Best Mac games of 2018

The 136 best Mac games: roleplaying, action, adventure, sport, strategy and puzzle games for Mac gamers

The 136 best Mac games: roleplaying, action, adventure, sport, strategy and puzzle games for Mac gamers

05 Nov 18

The best Mac antivirus of 2018

The best Mac antivirus of 2018

Your guide to the best antivirus and security software for Mac 2018 for your peace of mind

Your guide to the best antivirus and security software for Mac 2018 for your peace of mind

02 Nov 18

Best free & cheap Mac photo editors 2018

Best free & cheap Mac photo editors 2018

We help you find some of the best free & low-cost alternatives to Apple's Photos for Mac

We help you find some of the best free & low-cost alternatives to Apple's Photos for Mac

17 Oct 18

Best data recovery apps for iPhone

Best data recovery apps for iPhone

Accidentally deleted a file, or bricked your phone? We round up the best iPhone data-recovery apps, which might just save the day

Accidentally deleted a file, or bricked your phone? We round up the best iPhone data-recovery apps, which might just save the day

09 Oct 18

 
Best Mac tips, tricks and timesavers

Best Mac tips, tricks and timesavers

Your Mac can do hundreds of clever things. Here are some of our favourite macOS shortcuts, hidden features, tips and tricks

Your Mac can do hundreds of clever things. Here are some of our favourite macOS shortcuts, hidden features, tips and tricks

08 Oct 18

Best disk partition software for Mac

Best disk partition software for Mac

Create, resize, or repair partitions on your Mac's hard drive with these terrific software tools

Create, resize, or repair partitions on your Mac's hard drive with these terrific software tools

05 Oct 18

Best data recovery apps for Mac

Best data recovery apps for Mac

Find out about the various Mac data recovery software options available, which one can recover your lost or deleted files?

Find out about the various Mac data recovery software options available, which one can recover your lost or deleted files?

02 Oct 18

Office for Mac buying guide 2018

Office for Mac buying guide 2018

Everything you need to know about Office for Mac & which version you should buy

Everything you need to know about Office for Mac & which version you should buy

25 Sep 18

The best VPN for Mac 2018

The best VPN for Mac 2018

Stay anonymous online & access blocked content with these free and cheap VPNs for Mac.

Stay anonymous online & access blocked content with these free and cheap VPNs for Mac.

24 Sep 18

 
The best Mac clean-up utilities

The best Mac clean-up utilities

Keep your Mac's performance high and storage space clear with these apps

Keep your Mac's performance high and storage space clear with these apps

18 Sep 18

macOS Mojave system requirements

macOS Mojave system requirements

Will macOS Mojave run on your Mac? Here are the system requirements

Will macOS Mojave run on your Mac? Here are the system requirements

11 Sep 18

How to recover data from damaged Mac or external drive

How to recover data from damaged Mac or external drive

Sometimes we forget to create a backup, but all is not lost if our hard drive or SSD has crashed. Here's our guide to recovery.

Sometimes we forget to create a backup, but all is not lost if our hard drive or SSD has crashed. Here's our guide to recovery.

29 Jul 18

The best backup software for Mac 2018

The best backup software for Mac 2018

Looking to keep your data safe? Here are the best Mac backup software and online backup services out there

Looking to keep your data safe? Here are the best Mac backup software and online backup services out there

19 Jul 18

Best Mac for music production

Best Mac for music production

Which Mac is the best option for making and recording your own music?

Which Mac is the best option for making and recording your own music?

17 Jul 18

Best pro photo editors for Mac 2018

Best pro photo editors for Mac 2018

We round up the best photo-editing software applications for Mac professionals

We round up the best photo-editing software applications for Mac professionals

09 Jul 18

 
Best web design software for Mac

Best web design software for Mac

These five web-design software packages for Mac make it easy to build your own website

These five web-design software packages for Mac make it easy to build your own website

28 Jun 18

Best Mac music-production software

Best Mac music-production software

Looking for the best Mac music software? We compare the best alternatives to Apple's free music-making app GarageBand

Looking for the best Mac music software? We compare the best alternatives to Apple's free music-making app GarageBand

22 Jun 18

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Amazon slashes Echo Dot price to just £24.99 to kick off Black Friday

Amazon slashes Echo Dot price to just £24.99 to kick off Black Friday

Best Black Friday deals for designers and artists 2018

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Mac mini 2018 review

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