Uninstall Apps on Your Mac

How to Safely Uninstall Apps From Your Mac (and Be Sure They’re Gone!) When you purchase a new Mac, it comes preloaded with a number of applications. Moreover, as you put your Mac through the daily grind of life and work, you are likely to download many more applications....

Should I Upgrade to macOS High Sierra?

The Details to Know Before You Download and Install Your High Sierra Upgrade After months in beta, macOS High Sierra released to a wider audience at the end of September. Almost two months later, your MacBook is likely reminding you to upgrade fairly often. Should you upgrade to...

How to Safely Uninstall Apps from Your PC

  Remove Apps From Your PC (and Be Sure They’re Gone!) When you purchase a new PC, it comes preloaded with a number of applications. Moreover, as you put your computer through the daily grind of life and work, you are likely to download many more applications. Over...

Beware Third-Party Adapters for Your iPhone 8

Apple’s Getting Better at Preventing Third-Party Hardware Remember that sad day back in 2016 when Apple killed the headphone jack? I felt pretty broken up about it. And I still am, even though I now own the iPhone 8. I like having headphones that I use for a variety of...

Prevent Mac Spinning Rainbow Wheel

When You’re Ready to Prevent that Spinning Rainbow Wheel Once and For All If you’re in the midst of a spinning rainbow and you need immediate, sweet relief from that pesky wheel, then first read our cornerstone posts on How to Fix and Prevent Mac’s Spinning Rainbow...

How to Fix and Prevent Mac’s Spinning Rainbow Wheel

What to do When You Get Mac’s Spinning Rainbow Wheel Editors note: this post was originally published in April 2016 and was updated in 2017 to reflect new reviews and experiences. The Problem I often have 10+ tabs open on my browser and three to four programs that I am...

How to Fix a MacBook Air Running Slow: a Step-by-Step Tutorial

Is Your MacBook Air running slow? Try these steps to speed it back up. Editors note: this post was originally published in August 2015 and was updated in 2017 to reflect new reviews and experiences. We get it: you expect your MacBook Air is to boot and operate quickly so you can...

iMac Running Slow? Easy, Common Fixes

iMac Running Slow? Here’s Your Checklist to Fix It! Editors note: this post was originally published in August 2015 and was updated in 2017 to reflect new reviews and experiences. Look no further if you’re living through the frustrating experience of operating an iMac...

Is Your MacBook Pro Retina Overheating? Fix It Now!

Simple Changes to Prevent Your MacBook Pro Retina Overheating Is your Macbook Pro retina overheating to the point where you can’t even hold it in your lap? The issues go beyond your discomfort—computers operating at higher temperatures won’t last very long, as the...

Macbook Pro Running Slow? Here’s How To Fix Your Mac Now!

Is your Macbook Pro running slow? Here are some things to try. Editors note: this post was originally published in July 2015 and was updated in 2017 to reflect new reviews and experiences. Any Apple computer will start to slow down over time, but there are steps you can take to...