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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Quick and Easy Ways to Speed Up Your Mac

At MachMachines we are known for pumping out ideas to ensure your Mac is running fast and efficiently. Here’s a round up of recent posts that include quick and easy ways to speed up your Mac: 1. Re-install Your Operating System The quickest and easiest way to fix Mac...
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