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Get Your Mac Ready to Upgrade to ‘Big Sur’

Get Your Mac Ready to Upgrade to ‘Big Sur’

Happy macOS Big Sur release day! While you wait for Apple to release the latest version of macOS, which typically drops between 5 a.m. and 8 a.m. AEDT, there are a few things you can do to get your Mac ready and ensure your upgrade process is smooth and disaster-free…

How to Find Your Local and External IP Address

How to Find Your Local and External IP Address

Your device’s IP address is a critical piece of information that you probably don’t think about very much. You’ll occasionally need it for a network-related setup (if you’re trying to punch a hole in your network to access the contents of your NAS box, run a web server, or connect…

Should I Buy a PC or Mac for University?

Should I Buy a PC or Mac for University?

Yes, we’re wading into these waters this week: The classic PC or Mac debate that spawned countless, hilarious ads from Apple and John Hodgman a decade-plus ago. (I’m sure Microsoft would beg to disagree with Apple’s interpretation, but I think the entire would would agree the Zune should have never…