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How to show hidden files on a Mac

We explain how to see hidden files and the ~/Library folder so you can make adjustments. But beware, they are hidden for a reason.

We explain how to see hidden files and the ~/Library folder so you can make adjustments. But beware, they are hidden for a reason.

10 Mar 21

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iOS 14 latest version, problems & new features for iPhone

Here's what you need to know about the latest iOS 14 version, problems & issues, new features in iOS 14.2 and which iPhones run it

Here's what you need to know about the latest iOS 14 version, problems & issues, new features in iOS 14.2 and which iPhones run it

09 Mar 21

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macOS 11 Big Sur: latest version, problems & new features for Macs

Big Sur arrived on 12 November with new features and a new design, here's what the new version of macOS brings, plus the problems!

Big Sur arrived on 12 November with new features and a new design, here's what the new version of macOS brings, plus the problems!

09 Mar 21

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iCloud bug locks out user with surname 'True'

Sloppy protection of text input field means iCloud users' last names can be interpreted as a Boolean variable.

Sloppy protection of text input field means iCloud users' last names can be interpreted as a Boolean variable.

08 Mar 21

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How to run Windows 10 on a Mac for free

Here's how to get Windows 10 for free and install it via Boot Camp, Virtual Box or VMware without paying a penny.

Here's how to get Windows 10 for free and install it via Boot Camp, Virtual Box or VMware without paying a penny.

08 Mar 21

 
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How to install Windows on Mac

Everything you need to know about how to get windows on Mac including differences between using Boot Camp, VMware and Parallels.

Everything you need to know about how to get windows on Mac including differences between using Boot Camp, VMware and Parallels.

08 Mar 21

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How to create a bootable USB macOS installer

Make a macOS installer with createinstallmedia and install macOS on multiple Macs, do a clean install, or access a faulty Mac.

Make a macOS installer with createinstallmedia and install macOS on multiple Macs, do a clean install, or access a faulty Mac.

04 Mar 21

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How to install macOS on an external drive

Worried about installing macOS Big Sur on your Mac? Don't want to run Big Sur as your main system? Run it on an external drive.

Worried about installing macOS Big Sur on your Mac? Don't want to run Big Sur as your main system? Run it on an external drive.

04 Mar 21

 
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The best iPhone web browsers

We put the 8 best iPhone web browsers to the test, to help you find the best choice for your needs

We put the 8 best iPhone web browsers to the test, to help you find the best choice for your needs

02 Mar 21

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Can M1 Macs run older versions of macOS?

Need to run Catalina, Mojave or an older version of macOS on an M1 Mac? Here's why you can't - and what your best option is

Need to run Catalina, Mojave or an older version of macOS on an M1 Mac? Here's why you can't - and what your best option is

02 Mar 21

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Why I switched from Apple Music to Spotify

Spotify understands the importance of podcasts; Apple doesn't. That's why I decided to make a change

Spotify understands the importance of podcasts; Apple doesn't. That's why I decided to make a change

01 Mar 21

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M1 Mac owners 'cannot download iOS apps'

Apple currently looking into mysterious bug that prevents M1 users installing even authorised iOS apps

Apple currently looking into mysterious bug that prevents M1 users installing even authorised iOS apps

01 Mar 21

 
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iPhone security update to thwart zero-click attacks

iOS 14.5 contains an important but invisible change that will make zero-click attacks "significantly harder"

iOS 14.5 contains an important but invisible change that will make zero-click attacks "significantly harder"

24 Feb 21

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Can Macs get viruses & do Macs need antivirus software?

Macs get viruses and malware, but Apple includes lots of protections in macOS that should keep you safe - except when they don't

Macs get viruses and malware, but Apple includes lots of protections in macOS that should keep you safe - except when they don't

23 Feb 21

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