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Best Mac for app development 2019

Getting serious about app development and looking for the best Mac for coding? We've got it covered:

Getting serious about app development and looking for the best Mac for coding? We've got it covered:

25 Mar 19

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Best gaming Mac 2019

Our buying guide rounds up the best Macs and MacBooks for playing games

Our buying guide rounds up the best Macs and MacBooks for playing games

20 Mar 19

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Best free PDF editors for Mac 2019

Want to edit a PDF, of fill in a PDF form? Don't fancy paying to do so. Here are some free options to try.

Want to edit a PDF, of fill in a PDF form? Don't fancy paying to do so. Here are some free options to try.

11 Mar 19

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Best free email for Macs 2019

Apple's Mail app is great, but sometimes we need something a little more... feature rich. Here are some of the best alternatives

Apple's Mail app is great, but sometimes we need something a little more... feature rich. Here are some of the best alternatives

27 Feb 19

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The best backup software for Mac 2019

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

13 Feb 19

 
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Best pro photo editors for Mac 2019

We round up the best photo-editing software applications for Mac professionals in 2019

We round up the best photo-editing software applications for Mac professionals in 2019

01 Feb 19

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List of Mac viruses, malware and security flaws

Wondering if it's true that Macs are safe from viruses? Here are some of the recent malware attacks and security threats that Mac users have suffered

Wondering if it's true that Macs are safe from viruses? Here are some of the recent malware attacks and security threats that Mac users have suffered

01 Feb 19

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Can Macs Get Viruses & Do Macs Need Antivirus Software?

Wondering whether your Mac can get a virus? macOS is more secure than Windows, but you'd be wise to look carefully at your security options

Wondering whether your Mac can get a virus? macOS is more secure than Windows, but you'd be wise to look carefully at your security options

01 Feb 19

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Best free Mac apps

We explore the coolest and most useful free software gems for your Mac

We explore the coolest and most useful free software gems for your Mac

21 Jan 19

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Office for Mac buying guide 2019

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

03 Jan 19

 
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3 reasons you need a VPN for your Mac

A great VPN is an essential part of a Mac owner's digital armoury. We explain the advantages for streaming, security and privacy

A great VPN is an essential part of a Mac owner's digital armoury. We explain the advantages for streaming, security and privacy

19 Dec 18

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Best web browser for Mac

Which is the best Mac web browser? Safari, Chrome, Firefox and more compared

Which is the best Mac web browser? Safari, Chrome, Firefox and more compared

28 Nov 18

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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

 
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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

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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

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