Reasons Your MacBook Air is Slow. (Fix Them Now!)

The Top Reasons Your MacBook Air is Very Slow If you’re repeatedly Googling “Macbook Air very slow” then it’s time to take more serious action. Let’s get a solution in place for that very slow MacBook Air that won’t cost you and arm and a leg,...

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...

iMac Running Slow? Easy, Common Fixes

Editors note: this post was originally published in August 2015 and was updated in April 2017 to reflect new reviews and experiences. Look no further if you’re living through the frustrating experience of operating a slow iMac computer— we’ve got you covered. Your...

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...

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. We now recommend purchasing MacPaw’s Clean My Mac 3 instead of MacKeeper. Mackeeper is a software suite from Kromtech that claims the ability...

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...

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...

Should I Upgrade to El Capitan?

Reasons to Upgrade to El Capitan and How to Prepare Are you still running your Mac on Yosemite? Or even Maverick? I’ll admit, I’m slow to upgrade my OSX — I have a bit of a don’t fix what isn’t broken philosophy about it. But with the announcement of...

Father’s Day Tech Gift Ideas

Father’s Day is this weekend! While dad can be one of the hardest family members to shop for, I think he’s also the most fun. It gives us a chance to dig a little deeper and find some cool products. You can surely go for the obvious tech gifts and I have some great...

Why is my Mac overheating?

Identify Possible Causes for MacBook and MacBook Pro Overheating I mentioned in my post on how to speed up your Mac, that my current MacBook is four years old. Practically ancient! In recent weeks I noticed my Mac overheating and found myself wondering what causes Mac...
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