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How to surf the web on Apple TV

How to surf the web on Apple TV

Here is how to browse the internet and watch web services on your Apple TV

Here is how to browse the internet and watch web services on your Apple TV

25 Oct 17

How to block ads on Mac

How to block ads on Mac

We show how to block online adverts on your Mac, in Safari and Chrome

We show how to block online adverts on your Mac, in Safari and Chrome

23 Oct 17

How to use the Touch Bar on the MacBook Pro

How to use the Touch Bar on the MacBook Pro

Find out what you can do with the Touch Bar on the MacBook Pro, including how to use and customise it to speed up and simplify common tasks

Find out what you can do with the Touch Bar on the MacBook Pro, including how to use and customise it to speed up and simplify common tasks

03 Oct 17

How to turn an iPhone into a Wi-Fi hotspot

How to turn an iPhone into a Wi-Fi hotspot

It's easy to share your iPhone's data with a Mac or iPad and browse the internet on the go. Here's how to make a Wi-Fi hotspot

It's easy to share your iPhone's data with a Mac or iPad and browse the internet on the go. Here's how to make a Wi-Fi hotspot

02 Oct 17

How to stop autoplay video in Safari & Chrome on Mac

How to stop autoplay video in Safari & Chrome on Mac

Annoyed by autoplaying videos online? Here's how to block them in Safari and Chrome on your Mac, and on Facebook

Annoyed by autoplaying videos online? Here's how to block them in Safari and Chrome on your Mac, and on Facebook

21 Sep 17

How to add USB-C ports to a MacBook

How to add USB-C ports to a MacBook

Tired of the single-port life? We show you how to add more to your MacBook

Tired of the single-port life? We show you how to add more to your MacBook

08 Sep 17

 
How to speed up a slow Mac

How to speed up a slow Mac

Mac running too slow? Here are some performance tips & software to make your Mac run faster

Mac running too slow? Here are some performance tips & software to make your Mac run faster

04 Sep 17

How to use your iPad for work

How to use your iPad for work

How you can effectively use your iPad (not Pro!) to get work done

How you can effectively use your iPad (not Pro!) to get work done

01 Sep 17

How to use MacBook trackpad gestures

How to use MacBook trackpad gestures

It's far easier to use a MacBook productively if you take the time to learn a few trackpad gestures. Here are the essentials

It's far easier to use a MacBook productively if you take the time to learn a few trackpad gestures. Here are the essentials

31 Aug 17

How to download Netflix movies on Mac

How to download Netflix movies on Mac

Here's our guide on how to download and watch Netflix videos offline on a Mac

Here's our guide on how to download and watch Netflix videos offline on a Mac

30 Aug 17

How to free up space on a Mac

How to free up space on a Mac

Ways to free up hard drive space on a Mac instead of buying an external hard drive

Ways to free up hard drive space on a Mac instead of buying an external hard drive

29 Aug 17

 
How to find a Mac's serial number

How to find a Mac's serial number

We explain how to find a Mac's serial number, even if it's refusing to turn on (and you've lost the packaging)

We explain how to find a Mac's serial number, even if it's refusing to turn on (and you've lost the packaging)

23 Aug 17

How to rip a DVD or Blu-ray Disc to Mac

How to rip a DVD or Blu-ray Disc to Mac

Here's how to rip films and TV shows on DVD or Blu-ray Disc on to your Mac

Here's how to rip films and TV shows on DVD or Blu-ray Disc on to your Mac

22 Aug 17

How to access an external drive that's not showing up on a Mac

How to access an external drive that's not showing up on a Mac

Here's what to do if you plug a hard drive or flash drive in to your Mac and doesn't see it and won't let you access the data

Here's what to do if you plug a hard drive or flash drive in to your Mac and doesn't see it and won't let you access the data

22 Aug 17

What to do if you spill liquids on your Mac

What to do if you spill liquids on your Mac

There's no point crying over spilled milk, here's what to do to save your drowned Mac

There's no point crying over spilled milk, here's what to do to save your drowned Mac

21 Aug 17

How to clean a Mac

How to clean a Mac

Before you sell your Mac, or let someone else use it, here's what you should do if you don't want to share your germs

Before you sell your Mac, or let someone else use it, here's what you should do if you don't want to share your germs

21 Aug 17

 
How to send and receive text messages on your Mac

How to send and receive text messages on your Mac

You can send and receive text messages on your Mac - including texts from friends who don't have iPhones, here's how

You can send and receive text messages on your Mac - including texts from friends who don't have iPhones, here's how

21 Aug 17

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