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  • Lesser-Known Mac Tips, Tricks, and Customizations

    Thu 5:16pm By Alexander Fox
    Whether you’re a new Mac user or a veteran of the platform, you might not be aware of everything your Mac can do. Here’s a list of tips, tricks, and customizations that can improve your quality of life while using your Mac. Remove Icons in System…
  • Can the New Apple TV App Compete With New Streaming Services?

    Thu 8:30am By Apple Gazette
    Apple came out with the first Apple TV or iTV in 2006, but that hardware hasn’t taken off like the iPhone or iPad. Apple has come late to the streaming media game with its new app. This is long delayed relative to Google’s YouTube, Amazon’s Prime Instant…
  • How Trump’s Immigration Stance Could Hurt Apple

    Wed 10:19pm By Alexander Fox
    As an international company with tens of thousands of employees, Apple could be deeply affected by many of the actions President Trump might take, especially in regards to immigration. Apple and Trump’s Travel Ban While it took Apple longer that some other…
  • Application Accessibility Top Priority for Developers in 2017

    Wed 10:00am By Apple Gazette
    Among the many trends taking shape in application development today, accessibility is arguably one of the most important. With more than 18 million people living with some type of disability – and more than half of them using smartphones – making…
  • Getting Started with Mac Encryption

    Tue 4:14pm By Alexander Fox
    In the modern world, encryption is becoming more and more of a pressing issue. As governments have become more enthusiastic about surveilling their citizens, folks concerned for the safety of their data would do well to take encryption seriously.…
  • Free iOS Apps Today: Download Paid Apps for Free, February 13, 2017

    Feb 13, 2017, 8:00 am By Noemi Tasarra-Twigg
    Ready for the week? Here are free iOS apps to have a nice start. (Note: These apps are free as of this writing; they will go back at regular price anytime.) Paid apps gone free Ikaro Racing HD : Air Master Introducing the most realistic Air Racing game and…
  • Weird Dating Apps to Find Love, Maybe?

    Feb 9, 2017, 11:30 am By Alexander Fox
    As Valentine’s Day rolls around, some of our readers might be turning their eyes towards love. Whether you’ve got someone (lucky!) or you’re looking for someone (my sympathy), you might get a chuckle out of these weird dating apps for iPhone and iPad.…
  • Batch Rename Files on macOS

    Feb 7, 2017, 12:30 pm By Alexander Fox
    You can batch rename files on macOS in a few different ways. Professional photographers and music lovers especially will appreciate the ability to quickly rename a pile of files at once. If you haven’t done any batch renaming before, it might help to…
  • Free iOS Apps Today: Download Paid Apps for Free, February 6, 2017

    Feb 6, 2017, 7:00 am By Noemi Tasarra-Twigg
    Ready for the week? Here are free iOS apps to have a nice start. (Note: These apps are free as of this writing; they will go back at regular price anytime.) Paid apps gone free Lane Splitter Ride your motorcycle at insane speeds through ever changing traffic.…
  • The Best Markdown Editors for the Mac and macOS

    Feb 2, 2017, 11:14 am By Alexander Fox
    In most text editors, you style your text with formatting tools. For example, you might select word, click the “bold” button to make it bold, and move it. All this formatting relies on invisible “markup” that hides behind the scenes in your documents.…
  • 16 Valentine’s Day Gifts for Apple Lovers

    Jan 31, 2017, 7:57 pm By Alexander Fox
    Technology isn’t the most romantic of interests. But sometimes, the most touching gift you can get your beloved is a gift that shows them you truly understand their interests. If your special someone is feels a special way about Apple, there’s a couple…
  • Do I Need Mac Antivirus Software?

    Jan 31, 2017, 12:44 am By Alexander Fox
    If you’re a long-time Mac user, you might make the mistake of thinking that your computer is immune to the viruses, malware, and Trojans that plague Windows users. You might even feel a little smug about this. Unfortunately, that isn’t the case. It’s…
  • Free iOS Apps Today: Download Paid Apps for Free, January 30, 2017

    Jan 30, 2017, 8:00 am By Noemi Tasarra-Twigg
    Ready for the week? Here are free iOS apps to have a nice start. (Note: These apps are free as of this writing; they will go back at regular price anytime.) Paid apps gone free Angry Birds Space HD The #1 mobile game of all time blasts off into space! Play…
  • Best Podcast Apps for the iPhone and iPad in 2017

    Jan 26, 2017, 12:18 pm By Alexander Fox
    I’m going to tell you a secret: driving is really boring. Our forefathers figured this out way back in the day, and that’s why they started putting radios in cars. If I can’t do anything that sit in one spot and stare at things, I may as well have some…
  • Best iMessage Sticker Packs on iOS for 2017

    Jan 24, 2017, 3:10 pm By Alexander Fox
    Back in September of 2016, Apple released iOS 10. This update to the iPhone operating system include a number of tweaks, but the most notable change was the massive expansion of the Messages app. What was once a limited SMS/MMS messaging application suddenly…
  • Top iOS Fitness Apps To Improve Your Workout in 2017

    Thu 12:35pm By Alexander Fox
    Staying in shape is hard. Fortunately, technology is here to help. These iOS fitness apps will help you stay in shape and met your New Year’s resolutions in 2017. Map My Fitness If you do much cardio, a GPS-tracking iOS fitness app like Map My Fitness is…
  • Are Kaby Lake MacBook Pros Coming in 2017?

    Jan 17, 2017, 3:08 pm By Alexander Fox
    For many high-end users, Apple’s most recently laptop release has been a source of frustration. The new MacBook Pros, released back in October 2016, have been widely seen as disappointing. Mediocre hardware updates, along with limited battery life,…
  • Free iOS Apps Today: Download Paid Apps for Free, January 16, 2017

    Jan 16, 2017, 8:00 am By Noemi Tasarra-Twigg
    Ready for the week? Here are free iOS apps to have a nice start. (Note: These apps are free as of this writing; they will go back at regular price anytime.) Paid apps gone free Warp Shift Warp Shift is a unique puzzle game set in a mysterious world. It takes…
  • The Best Mac Backup Strategies You Should Use Today

    Jan 12, 2017, 2:04 pm By Alexander Fox
    You probably don’t need to be convinced of how important a good backup strategy is. From ransom-ware and system crashes to randomly-corrupted files and user error, there are dozens of surprises that can make your data suddenly inaccessible. But what are the…
  • Getting Started with Terminal: An Introduction

    Jan 10, 2017, 9:10 pm By Alexander Fox
    If you ever wanted to hack the mainframe, using macOS’s built-in command line might be appealing. The command line interface, or CLI, is a powerful, text-only method for interacting with your computer. On macOS, it’s accessed through an application called…
  • Supercharge Studying with Studypool for iOS

    Jan 10, 2017, 12:39 pm By Alexander Fox
    Studying is hard work. If you can get past the distractions, procrastination, and tedium, you still have to deal with cramming difficult material into your head. Most of the time it’s a matter of reviewing familiar material, but sometimes you just do not get…
  • Free iOS Apps Today: Download Paid Apps for Free, January 9, 2017

    Jan 9, 2017, 8:00 am By Noemi Tasarra-Twigg
    It’s been a while since we had a showcase of free iOS apps due to the holidays, but we’re back; so, here are some apps to download. Paid apps gone free Hero Wars Hero Wars: Angel of the Fallen is a Defense + RTS game that combined action arcade. In 2012,…
  • Best CES 2017 Announcements for Mac Users

    Jan 5, 2017, 5:56 pm By Alexander Fox
    The Consumer Electronics Show, or CES, is a well-known yearly event at which tech manufacturers parade their newest and neatest technology. We typically see a mix of total garbage and pie-in-the-sky concept projects along side some legitimately cool offerings,…
  • The Six Best Personal Finance Apps for Trading and Making Investments On Your iPhone

    Jan 4, 2017, 10:00 am By Apple Gazette
    The advent of smartphones has made the most complex aspects of trading and investment simpler and easier to handle. This has been made possible through a number of apps that will enable you make sound financial decisions in both aspects. While there are…
  • Top 5 Mac To Do Apps in 2017

    Jan 3, 2017, 2:31 pm By Alexander Fox
    With the New Year comes a slew of resolutions. No doubt a few of us have resolved to be better organized, to forget less, to be less stressed out. Ifhere’s a few Mac to do apps that might help you meet your goals in 2017. OmniFocus 2 – $40 OmniFocus is…