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  • Free iOS Apps Today: Download Paid Apps for Free, October 18, 2018

    Thu 8:00am 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 Feedster: News aggregator…
  • Fight Tech Overuse and Addiction with Screen Time

    Wed 11:00am By Alexander Fox
    Do you spend a ton of time on your phone or computer? Does it get in the way of doing other things? Have you ever tried to use technology less but failed? You might have a difficult relationship with your devices. These are some screen time apps and techniques…
  • Mac Ransomware Exists And It Is Very Much Real

    Wed 8:30am By Yevgeniy Kapishon
    For as long as Mac computers have been available, the proud users of Apple products have always thought that they were safe from viruses and other online security threats. Being virus safe was one of the big reasons to consider using a Mac system in the first…
  • Beyond Dark Mode: Making a Night-Friendly Mac

    Mon 11:00am By Alexander Fox
    macOS Mojave’s release brought an official, system-wide dark mode to Mac users for the first time. It’s beautiful and saves on eye strain. The dark mode blackens the formerly white interface, which is ideal for late-night workers. But the system-wide dark…
  • 8 Best Apple Apps For School In 2018

    Oct 13, 2018, 9:00 am By Natividad Sidlangan
    School back then was probably harder and more tiring than it is today. We owe that to one thing, the lack of search engines and apps. Those things have made searching for homework help answers a breeze. Since then, that sort of modern privilege has evolved to…
  • Free iOS Apps Today: Download Paid Apps for Free, October 11, 2018

    Oct 11, 2018, 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 Just Talk ~ Speech-To-Text…
  • Pro Terminal Commands: Editing the SSH Configuration File

    Oct 10, 2018, 11:00 am By Alexander Fox
    The SSH configuration file on your Mac controls how secure shell, aka SSH, operates. It can be used for simple alternations, like changing the ssh port on your devices, can often eliminate a huge number of ssh “cold calls” on your machine, the ssh…
  • Make Spotlight Useful Again: Expert Tips and Tricks

    Oct 8, 2018, 11:00 am By Alexander Fox
    macOS’ Spotlight has an image problem. The much-overlooked universal search bar never really got its due. When it was released, it was underpowered compared to third-party tools. Updates have dramatically improved Spotlight’s functionality, but it seems…
  • Free iOS Apps Today: Download Paid Apps for Free, October 4, 2018

    Oct 4, 2018, 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 PrestoBingo Shapes – Puzzle…
  • Using Firefox Containers to Stop Data Collection

    Oct 3, 2018, 4:10 pm By Alexander Fox
    Multi-Account Containers is a Firefox add-on by Mozilla designed to help users define and separate their browsing sessions into distinct contexts called “Containers.” If you’re a Chrome user, Firefox Containers are conceptually very similar to users.…
  • 8 Things to Do Before You Publish an App to the App Store

    Oct 3, 2018, 9:00 am By Apple Gazette
    There is really no single formula to follow when it comes to launching and publishing an app. Depending on the kind of work your app does, certain measures can either be great or bad. Before publishing an app though, there are some basic things that cut across…
  • Secure Safari: How to Stay Safe Using Apple’s Browser

    Oct 2, 2018, 9:00 am By Apple Gazette
    It’s the second most popular web browser in the world, but it doesn’t mean that you are fully protected from online security hazards. Sure, Apple has done their utmost to secure Safari, and for all intents and purposes, they have done a very good job.…
  • 5 Ways to Apply an Equalizer in macOS

    Oct 1, 2018, 11:00 am By Alexander Fox
    Applying an equalizer in macOS allows you to take control of your audio playback. You can use an equalizer to fix problematic sound or enhance recorded music. This article shows three ways to apply an equalizer in macOS. 1. Audio Hijack Audio Hijack is a…
  • Pro Terminal Commands: Customize Terminal on macOS

    Sep 26, 2018, 11:00 am By Alexander Fox
    If you spend any time in Terminal on your Mac, it’s worth customizing the look and feel of the application. Here are some of the most interesting ways you can customize Terminal with themes, colorization, and first-run commands. Tweaking Terminal’s Theme…
  • Exploring Your Mac’s System Folders

    Sep 24, 2018, 11:00 am By Alexander Fox
    System folders are folders not intended to be accessed by the user. They help applications and the operating system run, providing support and resources. They’re the layer that allows users to manipulate the host through applications and programs. Some are…
  • Best Mac Apps for Designing a Website From Scratch

    Sep 21, 2018, 8:00 am By Apple Gazette
    If you’re building a website from scratch on an Apple computer, there are a few things you can do to better your building experience. Sure, the Mac store has plenty of room for improvement, but when you know where to look, there are a select handful of Mac…
  • Free iOS Apps Today: Download Paid Apps for Free, September 20, 2018

    8:00am 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 OfficeSuite PRO Mobile Office…
  • Pro Terminal Commands: Copy Colored Code into Word

    Wed 11:00am By Alexander Fox
    If you want to copy colored code from Terminal to Word with the correct colorization, simple copy and paste won’t work. You’ll need to use a tool to generate colorized HTML, then import the HTML into Word. We can use ansi2HTML to convert our Terminal code…
  • How to Encrypt and Password Protect Folders in macOS

    Sep 17, 2018, 11:00 am By Alexander Fox
    Security enthusiasts have likely noticed that folders can’t be directly password protected in macOS. However, you can still protect your data by placing the folders and files in password-protected containers. This has the effect of protecting your folder and…
  • Free iOS Apps Today: Download Paid Apps for Free, September 13, 2018

    Sep 13, 2018, 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 Open Bar! Explore an endless…
  • How to Fix Blurry Photos on macOS

    Sep 12, 2018, 11:00 am By Alexander Fox
    Now that everyone carries their camera with them everywhere, we can all make a claim to the title of “photographer.” And as image enthusiasts, blurry photos are annoying. They’re also extremely common, considering how frequently folks try to talk…
  • Is It Legal to Build a Hackintosh?

    Sep 11, 2018, 9:00 am By Apple Gazette
    A Hackintosh involves any type of desktop or notebook computer (non-Apple) that has a MAC Operating System (Mac OS) installed.  It’s pretty cool because it is not all that difficult to actually build a Hackintosh. What makes it even easier is that there…
  • Why You Need To Get Started With Plex

    Sep 10, 2018, 11:00 am By Alexander Fox
    Plex is all over the web, but what’s so great about Plex? It might be lauded as one of the best media streaming tools on the market, but what does Plex do? Does Plex work with Netflix or Hulu? Not quite. Here are some good reasons to get started with Plex on…
  • Free iOS Apps Today: Download Paid Apps for Free, September 6, 2018

    Sep 6, 2018, 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 Money Math Duel – Split…
  • 7 Actually Useful Ways to Extend Your MacBook Pro Battery Life

    Sep 5, 2018, 11:00 am By Alexander Fox
    The world of battery extension is stocked with myths and legends. Lower your brightness before sleeping the device, quit every app you aren’t using, turn on single app mode — the list is as long as it is ineffective. Here are the tips that actually extend…