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  • 17 Apple Gifts for Apple Fans Under $50

    Tue 9:47am By Alexander Fox
    Do you have buddies that love everything Cupertino? Get the tech fan in your life in some great Apple gifts without breaking the bank. Carabiner Lightning Cable – $29.95 Do you have a friend that always asks for a charger? Clip this to their pants so they…
  • Free iOS Apps Today: Download Paid Apps for Free, December 11, 2017

    Mon 8:00am By Apple Gazette
    Here is your weekly dose of free iOS apps to download. Have fun! (Note: These apps are free as of this writing; they may go back to their regular price anytime so download the apps for free while you can.) Paid apps for free today Felis: Save all the cats! You…
  • Remove Malware from Your Mac with Malwarebytes

    Dec 7, 2017, 1:45 pm By Alexander Fox
    Thanks to a smaller market share, Macs are not as susceptible to malware infections as their Windows counterparts. However, it’s still possible to find your Mac infected with malware. This often happens to users that aren’t careful about where they…
  • Why are there so many macOS and iOS bugs?

    Dec 5, 2017, 12:44 pm By Alexander Fox
    If you’ve been paying attention to the Apple-sphere recently, you might have noticed that complaints about macOS and iOS bugs seem to be flooding all channels. Issues with iOS 11 and macOS High Sierra abound, and many commentators have wondered what’s…
  • Free iOS Apps Today: Download Paid Apps for Free, December 4, 2017

    Dec 4, 2017, 8:00 am By Noemi Tasarra-Twigg
    Here is your weekly dose of free iOS apps to download. Have fun! (Note: These apps are free as of this writing; they may go back to their regular price anytime so download the apps for free while you can.) Paid apps for free today Birthday & Greeting Cards…
  • How to Prevent Common Social Engineering Attacks

    Nov 30, 2017, 12:46 pm By Alexander Fox
    When you see hackers on TV, they’re always digital experts. They aggressively tap keyboards in darkened rooms, taking down firewalls and infiltrating networks by cracking computer code and breaking security protocols. As you might guess, this has little to…
  • What’s the Best Music Streaming Service for Apple Users?

    Nov 28, 2017, 12:40 pm By Alexander Fox
    The three main giants of the streaming music industry are all broadly similar. They have similarly large libraries, near-identical monthly fees, and similar feature sets. So what’s the best music streaming service for Apple users? Spotify Spotify is the…
  • 5 Best UK Banking Apps in 2017

    Nov 27, 2017, 10:00 am By Apple Gazette
    Mobile banking has over the years continued to become a growing trend as more people prefer to access their banking services whenever and wherever they want through banking apps. If you’re based in the UK, here’s a list of of the best banking apps you can…
  • Free iOS Apps Today: Download Paid Apps for Free, November 27, 2017

    Nov 27, 2017, 8:00 am By Noemi Tasarra-Twigg
    Here is your weekly dose of free iOS apps to download. Have fun! Note: These apps are free as of this writing; they may go back to their regular price anytime so download the apps for free while you can.) Paid apps for free today Epic War TD 2 Sequel to the…
  • The MacDaddy Of Holiday Gifts

    Nov 23, 2017, 8:30 am By Apple Gazette
    Starbucks writes the code of your customized latte on a red cup. CVS is decorated in red, white, and green, and you can’t escape its doors without hearing at least one animatronic bear singing “Deck the Halls” from a distant aisle. And you can’t forget…
  • 3 Business and Marketing Lessons Learned from Apple

    Nov 21, 2017, 4:05 pm By Zac
    Apple is one of the largest and most powerful brands in the world today. Not only do they have billions of dollars in sales and massive market share in both mobile and computer devices, they also have loyal customers that proudly pay more for their products…
  • Getting Started with Terminal: What is sed and how does it work?

    Nov 21, 2017, 1:30 pm By Alexander Fox
    If you’re just getting started with Terminal, it can take a while to become familiar with the basic ins and outs of the command line interface. Once you have settled into a groove, you can start exploring some of the extremely powerful utilities available…
  • Free iOS Apps Today: Download Paid Apps for Free, November 20, 2017

    Nov 20, 2017, 8:00 am By Noemi Tasarra-Twigg
    Here is your weekly dose of free iOS apps to download. Have fun! Note: These apps are free as of this writing; they may go back to their regular price anytime so download the apps for free while you can.) Paid apps for free today Drawn to Kill I can train…
  • Why You Should Buy Pre-Owned Apple Products

    Nov 17, 2017, 8:30 am By Apple Gazette
    Keeping up with Apple is no easy feat for the average person. If you want the latest iPhone, Mac, iPad, or what have you, you’ll need to have some serious cash ready. And with the release of the iPhone X, the price points have reached ridiculous heights.…
  • How Does Audio Compression Work, and What Is “Lossless” Audio?

    Nov 16, 2017, 9:16 am By Alexander Fox
    Earlier in the year Spotify began testing “lossless” audio files. And anyone who’s ripped a CD through iTunes has seen all the different ways audio files can be saved. Apple even provides their own lossless audio codec. But what is “lossless” audio,…
  • Apple Launches New Peer-to-Peer Payment System

    Nov 15, 2017, 8:30 am By Apple Gazette
    Is there anything that Apple won’t try? The answer is probably no. Already covering smartphones, laptops, smartwatches, tablets, desktop computers, music (streaming and downloading), apps and much more, the tech giant has now set its sights on the lucrative…
  • Top Photo Editing Apps for iPhone and iPad in 2017

    9:44am By Alexander Fox
    As amazing as the iPhone is, it suffers from one central tragedy: it’s an incredible camera tied to a lackluster photo editing software. Even in iOS 11, Apple’s built-in photo editing tools are fairly anemic. Considering the power of the iPhone’s camera,…
  • Free iOS Apps Today: Download Paid Apps for Free, November 13, 2017

    Mon 8:36am By Noemi Tasarra-Twigg
    Here is your weekly dose of free iOS apps to download. Have fun! Note: These apps are free as of this writing; they may go back to their regular price anytime so download the apps for free while you can.) Paid apps for free today Car Club:Tuning Storm RANKING…
  • Is Safari Better than Chrome on macOS?

    Nov 9, 2017, 1:03 pm By Alexander Fox
    Once upon a time, Safari was a mediocre-at-best web browser that power users avoided. It was minimal, but also slow and incompatible with web technologies. But all that has changed in recent years. As Mac evangelist John Gruber says, “Safari is a terrific…
  • How to Customize the macOS Context Menu

    Nov 7, 2017, 9:31 am By Alexander Fox
    When your Mac is brand new, the context menu is clean. And for the most part, it stays that way. But if you want to add or subtract to it, you have some limited flexibility to edit the macOS context menu. Show and hide services The primary method for adding…
  • Free iOS Apps Today: Download Paid Apps for Free, November 6, 2017

    Nov 6, 2017, 8:00 am By Noemi Tasarra-Twigg
    Here is your weekly dose of free iOS apps to download. Have fun! Note: These apps are free as of this writing; they may go back to their regular price anytime so download the apps for free while you can.) Paid apps for free today Vikings: an Archer’s…
  • Getting Started with Applescript: Productivity and Automation

    Nov 2, 2017, 9:32 am By Alexander Fox
    “Never do anything twice” is an old programming maxim. And yet, faced with a computer capable of powerful automation, folks choose to instead manually repeat tasks. Programming is hard, after all, and it takes a while to learn. But you don’t need to be…
  • What Happens When You Restart Your Mac

    Oct 31, 2017, 9:50 am By Alexander Fox
    Restarting your Mac is a common task. It’s a solution for a host of problems, resetting your system and solving many problems effectively. Even though macOS doesn’t require nearly as many restarts as its companion Windows, troubleshooting and hardware…
  • Free iOS Apps Today: Download Paid Apps for Free, October 30, 2017

    Oct 30, 2017, 8:00 am By Noemi Tasarra-Twigg
    Here is your weekly dose of free iOS apps to download. Have fun! Note: These apps are free as of this writing; they may go back to their regular price anytime so download the apps for free while you can.) Paid apps for free today The Forgotten Room Play as…
  • Block Annoying Javascript Ads on Chrome and Firefox

    Oct 26, 2017, 1:33 pm By Alexander Fox
    Alongside animation and interactivity, Javascript powers a range of intrusive advertisements, obnoxious pop-ups and dangerous attack vectors like XSS. By selectively blocking certain sources of Javascript, you can get the content you want while blocking the…