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Mac FAQs: How to fix common problems with macOS

If you've just switched over to Mac, you've probably got some questions. We're here to answer them. Coming over from Windows, there are a lot of things that can be confusing. Moreover, you might run into some problems that you weren't expecting in macOS, and that's always the most frustrating thing. In our previous post, we...

Apple iMac 24-inch with M1 vs iMac 27-inch: Which size iMac should you buy?

Apple introduced the new 24-inch iMac back at its Spring event earlier this year, powered by its ARM-based chipset, the M1 Silicon. Featuring a new design with some peppy color options along with a bunch of value additions, the new iMac definitely makes for an attractive buy. But if you are out in the market...

These are the Best Apple Watch options right now: Series 6, Watch SE, and more!

If you have an iPhone, there's no better smartwatch than the Apple Watch. Other smartwatch makers simply can’t offer the same level of deep integration that Apple provides. Even outside of the Apple Watch, smartwatch options are very limited, and Apple arguably occupies the top spot for wearables. But which of the available Apple Watch...

These are the Best iPhone 11 cases: Spigen, OtterBox, ESR, and more!

The iPhone 11 may not be the latest and greatest Apple smartphone around, but it still remains a valid option for many users, especially since one can get it off for lower prices and coupled with other discounts and offers. The iPhone 11 has a beautiful and timeless design, though the glass sandwich build means...

These are the best AT&T phones you can buy in June 2021: Samsung, Google, Apple, and more!

There's no getting around the fact carrier compatibility can make your choice of a phone harder if you're in the US. Often, you're forced to buy your phone directly through a carrier or jump through hoops to activate it on your carrier, which can introduce several complicated variants. If you import a phone from overseas,...

Looking for Google Photos alternatives? You probably shouldn’t

In November last year, Google announced that it would no longer offer unlimited free storage for "high quality" photos on Google Photos starting June 1, 2021. A lot of you may be on the lookout for a Google Photos alternative. But is there any service out there that offers a similar (or better) cloud storage...

Apple can’t stop users from removing preinstalled apps under proposed antitrust bill

Last week, US lawmakers introduced five bipartisan antitrust bills targeted at Big Tech, namely Apple, Amazon, Google, and Facebook. These proposed antitrust bills aim to impose new constraints on how the Silicon Valley giants operate, end their anti-competitive business practices and restrict acquisitions and mergers. Among the proposed bills is the American Innovation and Choice...

Best Alternatives to Apple’s Magic Keyboard: Logitech K380, Keychron K2, and more!

Apple’s Magic Keyboard is a great keyboard for Mac users. But if you aren’t fan of it for some reason, there are plenty of amazing third-party alternatives on the market. Whether you want a full-size keyboard with a number pad, something cheaper than the Apple keyboard, or maybe a keyboard that can connect to multiple...

These are the Best Apple Watch Bands available right now: Supcase, Spigen, & More!

The Apple Watch is one of the best smartwatches out there and there's little doubt about that. WearOS was headed nowhere until the recent update that Google announced at Google I/O 2021, but the implementation is still dependent on OEMs. The Apple Watch offers a rich set of features for fitness enthusiasts as well as...

Will installing iOS 15 beta void my warranty?

iOS 15 is the highlight release for this year and in preparation for its launch, Apple will release a number of developer beta as well as public beta versions of the software. The first developer beta is already out and the first public beta is expected in July. Like many people, you might be raring...

These are the Best iPhone 12 Cases to Buy in June 2021: Spigen, Otterbox, Supcase, and more!

The iPhone 12 has been around for a while now and it's almost time for the iPhone 13 to be launched in a few months. What that means is that the iPhone 12 can be bought for a lower price than its actual launch price especially during offers and sales like Prime Day that's going...

These are the best 12.9-inch iPad Pro 2021 cases: ESR, Logitech, Spigen, and more!

The new iPad Pro 12.9 is arguably the best tablet money can buy in 2021 with its insanely powerful M1 chip and the mini-LED screen. If you are spending over a thousand dollars getting this exciting iPad, it is a good idea to invest a bit more to get some protection for it. You can...