MacBook Air Running Slow? Tutorial – How to Fix?

Editors note: this post was originally published in August 2015 and was updated in February 2017 to reflect new reviews and experiences. The whole point of having a MacBook Air is to have a snappy computer that boots and allows you to do your work on the go. A slow MacBook Air...

MacKeeper: Is it worth buying?

Editors note: this post was originally published in May 2015 and was updated in January 2017 to reflect new reviews and experiences. Mackeeper is a software suite from Kromtech that claims the ability to speed up your computer, remove worthless files, and provide a connection to...

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...

Understand Mac RAM and Storage

  What’s the difference between Mac RAM and storage? (And understand how to speed up your Mac.) Is your Mac running slow? And have you heard you need to free up your Mac RAM and/or storage? And are you wondering what those things are? You’re in luck. RAM RAM...

Do I Need to Upgrade to macOS Sierra?

Is your Mac running slow? Overheating? Just not performing up to par? One of our top recommendations for computer problems is to make sure you have a clean installation of the most recent operating system. We also recommend downloading a Mac cleaning program, such as Clean My Mac...

MacBook Pro Overheating? Try a Cooling Pad

If you find your MacBook Pro Overheating consider these well-rated cooling pads (after you’ve investigated for any other issues) If you’ve got an MacBook Pro overheating you need to first try our Top 5 Tips for an Overheating Mac which include the following: Clea...

Top 5 Tips for an Overheating Mac

What to Do Right Now When You Have an Overheating Mac Tip 1: Clean Up Now We’ve harped on this for months now, but seriously, have you cleaned up your Mac? If you have many files, images, and videos and you run this thing constantly, you need to do a clean sweep. We...

Back to School: CleanMyMac 3 Review and Deal

It’s no secret around here that I love MacPaw products. First, as I detailed in my CleanMyMac 3  review — the product helps a ton when my Mac is running slow. I also love the extra features of CleanMyMac 3, including the program schedule. Additionally, I found Gemini 2 to...

Mac Running Slow? More Benefits from CleanMyMac 3

Since my initial review of CleanMyMac 3 this past summer, I’ve spent time working with the program in the background day-to-day. And I have to say, I’m impressed.  If you have a Mac running slow and you’ve already read that first review, but you still...

Why is My Mac Running Slow?

Diagnose Why You Have a Mac Running Slow and Do Something About It Your computer is dragging, overheating,  or you’re repeatedly experiencing the spinning rainbow wheel, but you don’t know why, right? Use this step-by-step guide to find the problem, implement a...