So You Love CleanMyMac 3? Try Gemini 2 Next.

Speed Up That Suddenly Slow Mac We’ve talked about CleanMyMac 3 enough here for you to know that we love the product. It takes your slow Mac and gives it the deep cleanse it needs to speed up and perform quickly. A few reasons why we love this Mac cleaning product: Create...

Speed Up Your Mac By Removing Duplicate Files

Stop the spinning rainbow wheel and speed up your Mac by finding and removing duplicate files Gemini 2 is the sister application of MacPaw’s Clean My Mac 3. It’s a duplicate file finder. As you go through the craziness of your day, you may not realize how many application...

Should I Buy MacKeeper? No. Uninstall MacKeeper Now.

Editors note: this is a follow-up MacKeeper review to our original post. We recommend uninstalling MacKeeper and considering a product like Clean My Mac 3 or Gemini 2 Despite initially glowing reviews of the Mac cleaning software, MacKeeper, we’ve come to believe this is a...

Switching from iPhone to Android? Read This First.

If You’re Making the Switch iPhone to Android, You Need to Prepare Based on my interest in the Google Pixel and the excellent reviews of the new phone, I recently tried out the Google Pixel phone, with its Android system. What I found is that the switch from iPhone...

Mac Running Slow? You Need This to Speed it Back Up.

A Round-up of Reviews and Tips that WILL Speed Up Your Mac Is your 5+ year old Mac running slow? Are you hoping to get more life out of it because the budget does not have room for a new computer? I’ve been there. And by that I mean, I’m there. I’m running my...

More Ways to Fix and Prevent Mac’s Spinning Rainbow Wheel

Editor’s note: this is an addendum to our wildly popular How to Fix and Prevent Mac’s Spinning Rainbow Wheel post. Make sure you’ve checked that one out first, then come back here for a laugh and more solutions!   When You Can’t Stop Seeing the...

5 Ways to Solve a Mac Running Slow After macOS Sierra Upgrade

Did you recently download macOS Sierra only to find your Mac is now crawling along? If macOS Sierra running slow is a problem for you we have 5 potential solutions. Clean, Clean, Clean We can’t emphasize this enough: you need to keep your Mac free of junk files. Although...

Search Your Mac Quickly

Utilize macOS Sierra’s Spotlight to Search Mac Quickly You know you have a file on your Mac, but you’ve searched high and low (figuratively speaking) and you can’t find said file. Now what? Or, you want to skip the searching shenanigans and find that file...

Save Your iPhone Battery in Winter

Cold iPhone battery? Protect your lithium ion battery for longer. I live in Chicago and we spend large swaths of the year wrapped in cold temperatures. As someone who regularly commutes to work meetings on foot I often find myself on my iPhone out in the freezing temps. Doing...

MacOS Sierra Problems Downloading

Troubleshooting a common MacOS Sierra problem So you got pumped up to download and run MacOS Sierra after reading MacOS Sierra reviews, but now you’re running into problems? Some users report they can’t even download MacOS Sierra, or they receive error messages...