Is Your MacBook Pro 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. Keeping your computer...
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MacBook Pro Running Slow? Here’s How To Fix it

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...
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An Updated Look at Clean My Mac 3

Take Another Look at One of Our Favorite Mac Products Full disclosure: we are affiliates for MacPaw’s Clean My Mac 3. However, I’ve used Clean My Mac 3 consistently for two years (since I started writing for MachMachines) and I love it and would never recommend it if...
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Mac Won’t Turn On? Take These Steps Now!

​​When You Have a Black Screen and Your Mac Won't Turn On: Step Through These TipsIf you've tried booting up your Mac recently and you aren't getting any response from the machine, we know you're ready to freak out! Don't fret just yet. Try these next steps:Check your charger’s...
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The Ultimate Guide to Fixing Your Mac Spinning Rainbow

​​Get Rid of You Mac Spinning Rainbow Wheel Once and For AllThe Mac spinning rainbow is annoying. The spinning rainbow is a sign that you’re not getting work done and sometimes it means you lose unsaved work. If you’re seeing the Mac spinning rainbow wheel you need to understand...
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Should I Upgrade to macOS High Sierra?

The Details to Know Before You Download and Install Your High Sierra Upgrade After months in beta, macOS High Sierra released to a wider audience at the end of September. Almost two months later, your MacBook is likely reminding you to upgrade fairly often. Should you upgrade to...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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:...
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