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Which is the best programming language to learn on my Mac?

What programming language should I learn on my Mac? Best programming languages for coders. Swift, Python, Java, C & Perl compared

What programming language should I learn on my Mac? Best programming languages for coders. Swift, Python, Java, C & Perl compared

06 Jul 16

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Learn Ruby and Ruby on Rails in OS X

Set up Ruby and Ruby on Rails in OS X and learn how to program Ruby for your website

Set up Ruby and Ruby on Rails in OS X and learn how to program Ruby for your website

06 Jul 16

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Why you should learn to code (and how to do it)

Why you should learn to code. Top 4 reasons to learn coding and how to learn to code online explained.

Why you should learn to code. Top 4 reasons to learn coding and how to learn to code online explained.

06 Jul 16

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How to learn maths online on your Mac

Want better math skills? Here are the apps, sites and services you need to learn mathematics on your Mac. Best online math courses

Want better math skills? Here are the apps, sites and services you need to learn mathematics on your Mac. Best online math courses

06 Jul 16

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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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How to turn off Rootless (SIP, or System Integrity Protection) in OS X

System Integrity Protection (rootless) is a Mac security feature that stops you changing root-level files, and it can stop some programs working. Here's how to disable it

System Integrity Protection (rootless) is a Mac security feature that stops you changing root-level files, and it can stop some programs working. Here's how to disable it

22 Jun 16

 
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Why has Apple Music deleted all my files?

What to do if you have Apple Music, and it's deleted some of your files? Let's see how to recover your original iTunes Music

What to do if you have Apple Music, and it's deleted some of your files? Let's see how to recover your original iTunes Music

07 Jun 16

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

 
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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

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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

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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

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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

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How to restore files from a Windows backup on a Mac

Migrating from Windows to Mac can be difficult, but if you have a Windows backup, you can make the process a lot easier.

Migrating from Windows to Mac can be difficult, but if you have a Windows backup, you can make the process a lot easier.

01 Apr 16

 
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How to get Safari developer preview

The new developer version of Safari is out and everyone can download it, here's how.

The new developer version of Safari is out and everyone can download it, here's how.

31 Mar 16

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