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8 Mac Computer Myths Debunked

Everything has its drawbacks; sometimes you’ll have to discover them yourself, but, most of the time, that drawback has roots in word of mouth, rumors, opinions, etcetera. For instance, consumers who are scouting the market for a new gadget usually gain more insight from articles and product reviews on the Web. Apple’s Mac computers can sometimes be the subject of misinformation among consumers, especially since Apple has a wide range of…

What You Need to Know About Mac Desktops

What set the distinction of Mac desktops were the reasons why they became the top choices of business and creative professionals: exceptional performance, unique style, and user-friendly applications. But before choosing your Mac desktop, it is necessary to know which of the choices best fit your lifestyle and professional needs. The diversity of the Mac desktop line has offered many options to enjoy the Mac experience. The current Mac desktop…

Why is Apple’s Mac Pro perfect for Creative Professionals?

Many multimedia artists and professionals nowadays rely heavily on technology to fuel and accomplish their projects. Since the introduction of Adobe’s creative software and similar applications to the industry, artists from all fields took the opportunity to improve their projects or update their work process. Hardware devices followed suit and started to give users more capable resources that would match their professional requirements. And,…

Mac mini: A fully featured Mac desktop in a compact frame

Mac mini: A fully featured Mac desktop in a compact frame

With upgraded features in the same compact frame, the Mac mini is better than ever. The Mac mini now comes with 4th generation Intel Core processors and GPUs to boost processing and graphics performance. The Mac mini is now faster, too, thanks to PCIe-based flash storage and Thunderbolt 2. With advanced Intel core processors, Hyper-Threading technology, and Turbo Boost 2.0, the Mac mini can muscle through even the most processing-intensive…

What you need to know before upgrading your Mac’s RAM

Have you noticed that your Mac might be performing a bit slower than usual? From experience, I figured before that it might have something to do with too many files in my drive – especially when I download complete seasons of TV series and movies I want to watch in HD, or when I have too many Photoshop files archived somewhere. Then, shining a light into a dark, dark place of ignorance, I learned about RAM. Felix had it coming. Damn it, Felix…

5 Hardware and Accessories to help you Maximize your Mac Pro

It’s undeniable that the refurbished Mac Pro is awesome inside out, despite criticism that it looks like a trash bin. With specs that will make multimedia professionals and graphics enthusiasts swoon, the Mac Pro provides sufficient power to help users effortlessly manage projects and create new ones with ease. The better news is you can always take it further. In an industry that demands progress and favors competitiveness, the Mac Pro can be…

Quick Tricks to Speeding Up Your Mac

No matter how efficient your Mac is, it’s not invulnerable to a few hiccups now and then. Fortunately, you don’t have to be a tech wizard to whip your Mac back into shape. Here are five of the quickest ways to get your Mac back to working at top speed. On Activity Monitor, choose ‘Quit Process’ for performance-hungry but unnecessary applications. The Activity Monitor helps you keep track of the applications and processes that are using your…

Backup Drives for your Mac

You never really know how important backup drives for your Mac are until it’s too late, when all your files and applications are gone thanks to software or hardware failure. Don’t wait till this happens to you; make sure you create backups of your Mac regularly so you won’t have to face the frustration of losing your important documents, photos, and music and the hassle of installing your favorite applications all over again. Any of the…

Which Mac Notebook is Worth Your Investment?

Everything about the Mac notebook line is out of the ordinary. Its simple yet sophisticated design does not compromise its performance due to the fast processors and generous memory built in it. And when it comes to variety, the Mac notebook line has more than enough to meet any kind of preference. Every member of the Mac notebook family is individually equipped with their own set of features and specifications to offer something different to a…

Why should you get a Mac Mini?

Mac lovers rejoice! Apple has recently released a new version of the Mac mini, everyone’s favorite Apple budget computer, equipping it with faster processors and the latest Apple OS. But is it even worth it? Of course it is! Especially if it means being able to get ahead of your friends and everyone else! What? Not a good enough reason? Okay, then maybe these reasons will convince you: Cheaper compared to the iMac The iMac is awesome. It has…

4K Video Possibilities from the Newest Mac Pro

The newest Mac Pro has a lot of features that will please creative professionals everywhere. The latest desktop from Apple is equipped with the most advanced Intel Xeon-class processor and dual AMD FirePro GPUs; all these cutting-edge components power the late-2013 Mac Pro in offering 4K video capabilities. The Mac Pro’s I/O ports (image from unimall.com) Creative professionals can expect the 2013 Mac Pro to be completely capable of…

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5 Steps to Optimize Gaming on your Mac

Photo credits: Sid Meier’s Civilization fanpage   Here’s some good news if you’re a gamer: you are no longer limited to playing games on your Windows PC, because gaming companies have been continuously working over the past few years to make their games compatible with the Mac OS. And to make your Mac gaming experience better, here are a few things that you can do to tweak your Mac: #1:  Clear system and disk of clutter Games require a…

Best Ways for Mac Users to Backup Files

Best Ways for Mac Users to Backup Files

Don’t wait until your Mac’s hard drive gives up, before ransomware holds hostage of your digital files, or a software bug deletes your important data and lose them forever before you back up your Mac. You can prevent such things from happening with these helpful methods for backing up files on your Mac.   1. Backing up your Mac using external storage drive Storage drives such as USB sticks, portable HDDs and SDDs are great options for…

New Mac Mini Unveiled

Today, Apple unveiled the new iteration of their Mac Mini. Previously $599, the new model will begin at $499. Proclaimed by Apple as the “world’s most energy efficient desktop,” the new Mac Mini will feature: 4th gen Intel Core processors Intel iris and HD Graphics 5000 PCI-e-based flash storage 802.11ac Wi-Fi Two Thunderbolt 2 ports Processor Improvements According to Apple, the new Mac mini “keeps up with computers…

Which Mac Are You?

The new MacBook Pro. High performance reaches a whole new height. Introducing the new 13-, 15-, and 17-inch MacBook Pro. State-of-the-art quad-core and dual-core Intel processors deliver up to 2x faster performance.1 New graphics processors on the 15- and 17-inch models are up to 3x faster than before.2 New Thunderbolt technology lets you connect high-performance peripherals and high-resolution displays to a single port, and transfer files at…