Mac: If you're a Hackintosh user, you know the About This Mac window on your Mac often contains errors about what hardware you have installed. Over on iDownloadBlog, they show you how to manually edit the details to include whatever you want.
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Mac: When it comes to video players on Mac, VLC has long been the best choice. That doesn't mean there can't be competition though. IINA is a video player still in early development that is looking to give VLC a run for its money.
Mac: If you tend to run the same Terminal command pretty often, then it makes sense to do one of two things: Create a text expander snippet or turn it into a keyboard shortcut. How-To Geek shows you how to do the latter using Apple's built-in Automator tool.
One of the biggest professional gripes about the new MacBook Pro — dongle issues aside — is its lack of upgradability. Apple made the decision to solder the storage onto the logic board (just as it does the RAM), making it impossible for users to upgrade past the capacity they choose at time of purchase.
Apple's Safari web browser tends to get a bum rap because it's a pretty boring and comes with every Mac, but over the years Apple has quietly made it pretty useful. Plus, Safari is much more popular than you'd think. If you're reading this in Safari right now, here's how to get the most out of your experience.
Mac: Apple might have pulled the battery life indicator out of the MacBook, but there are plenty of third-party ways to bring it back. If you're looking for something a little more fun than just a number, Juice let's you set your own customisable icons for different battery levels.
A lot of people, including some of the world's best known commentators on Apple, are saying that the company is facing serious challenges in its Mac business — unsurprisingly, Apple is clapping back at those reports and says everything is just fine.
iOS/Android: Apple has its own tool to help users switch from Android to iOS, but Google can't get a similar app past the App Store's moderators. Instead, Google just launched a backup tool inside the already-approved Google Drive.
Let's take a trip down memory lane: think back to when the first Apple iPhone was released back in 2007. Fast forward a year, and the first Android smartphone, the HTC Dream, hit the market. Each of them completely changed the game for mobile phones for years to come. Just how did these ancestor phones stack up against each other? Let's find out.
iOS: When it comes to weather apps on the iPhone, you have hundreds of choices. Still, while Dark Sky is easily some people's favourite of the bunch, it's aesthetically a little off-putting for others. Partly Sunny is a new option that has nearly all the features of Dark Sky, but has a design that's a little more appealing.
It’s no mystery that Macs leave a lot to be desired when it comes to editing PDFs. Fortunately, PDFpenPro 8 is here to give your Mac a boost. This PDF editing software lets you merge, markup, and even OCR PDFs straight from your Mac.