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...

iMac Running Slow? Speed Up iMac Now

Make Your iMac Run Like Lightning Again As a photographer, I know how important it is to have my iMac running fast. I need to move seamlessly from my SD card to Lightroom to Photoshop and back again. After months and years of hard use, though, your iMac will inevitably feel...

When Your Mac is Running Slow Download CleanMyMac 3

How to Speed Up Your Mac When Your Mac is Running Slow I switched from a PC to a Mac about six years ago now. You know how they say, “Once you go Mac you never go back.” Yep. That’s true for me. One of the most attractive aspects of the switch was that I...

MacKeeper: Is it worth buying?

Editors note: this post was originally published in May 2015 and was updated in 2017 to reflect new reviews and experiences. We now recommend purchasing MacPaw’s Clean My Mac 3 instead of MacKeeper. Mackeeper is a software suite from Kromtech that claims the ability to...

Quick Fix for Your MacBook Pro Overheating

Quick, Simple Fixes When You Have A MacBook Pro Overheating We know a lot about speeding up your MacBook. It’s what we do. Basically, it’s all we do. And we can get wordy. If you want to read A LOT of words about speeding up your MacBook, here are our favorites:...

Why is My MacBook Pro Slow? (Fix Your Slow MacBook Pro)

MacBook Pro Slow? We Have the Fix for That Slow Mac Because of aging hardware and increasing demands your Mac will slow down over the months and years. It’s inevitable that it won’t feel as zoomy as the day you brought it home. However, you can complete simple...