How to Check Mac Disk Space

Make Sure You Have Plenty of Free Mac Disk Space You may think that if you have 120 GB of storage on your Mac, then you can use 119.9 GB without issues. Unfortunately, that’s not true. Your Mac needs free disk space to use so it can manage storage and memory. Further, some...

macOS High Sierra Delete plist File

Deleting a .plist File May Improve Your Mac’s Performance Some users in the Mac community find that particular .plist files are responsible for telling your Mac to slow down; for instance, so your battery life can be extended. Technically, the file instructs your Mac’s...

Speed Up Mac with a MacBook Air NVRAM Reset

MacBook Air NVRAM Reset May Speed Up Your Machine My MacBook Air is the bedrock of my professional life. And I expect it to run speedy for me wherever I am. If you’re the same way, but unfortunately have a MacBook Air that’s dragging, you can try a MacBook Air NVRAM reset....

Slow MacBook Air? Try a MacBook Air PRAM Reset (and other easy fixes)

MacBook Air PRAM Reset May Speed Up Your Machine My MacBook Air is the bedrock of my professional life. And I expect it to run speedy for me wherever I am. If you’re the same way, but unfortunately have a MacBook Air that’s dragging, you can try a MacBook Air PRAM reset....

The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up Your Computer

“All the things you own want to be of use to you.” — Marie Kondo, The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up In 2014 I embarked on a personal journey of minimalism. When I started, I had not heard of Marie Condo or her best selling The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up. Truly, I...

Retina-ready Mac Wallpapers

Sick of pixelated images? Check our Wallpaper Wizard for Retina-Ready Mac Wallpapers. Maybe it’s just me, but I’m pretty sick of looking at Lone Pine Peak (the mountain image on my Mac background wallpaper). However, if I find an image I love and set it as my...

MacBook Pro Running Slow? Consider a new MacBook Pro battery

A New Battery Can Fix Your MacBook Pro Running Slow Is you MacBook Pro dragging on you? Our cornerstone post, Macbook Pro Running Slow? Here’s How To Fix Your Mac Now!, walks you through the best ways to resolve your slow going issues. Make sure you’re running the latest macOS...

What is a Mac Mini? And Should I Buy a Mac Mini?

Understand the Smallest Computer Apple Makes and if it’s a Right Fit for You What is a Mac Mini? If you aren’t a total computer nerd like us, you’ve probably heard of a Mac mini and assumed it’s just a tiny computer. You’d be right … sort of....

Mac Mini Running Slow? Easy Fixes!

Are you experiencing slow performance with your Mac Mini? All computers, including Mac machines, can become slow, sluggish and unresponsive after a while. They don’t perform the same way as they did when they were first brought home. Does that mean computers like the Mac Mini...

How to Upgrade Mac Memory and Speed Up MacBooks

Learn if You Can Complete a Mac Memory Upgrade If your Mac is running slow and you’ve tried all of our tips to speed up your Mac, you may be looking to upgrade Mac memory. First off, you need to understand what Mac memory is: RAM (Random Access Memory) or computer memory...