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How to connect a MacBook to a TV

Macs are Apple's personal computer lineup -- iMac, Mac Mini, MacBook Air, MacBook Pro, and more. They offer great capabilities that rivals, in some cases, find hard to catch up with. Protecting your MacBook Pro with a case will only make it last longer, so make sure to buy one if you haven't yet. Whether...

How to free up space on a Mac

Apple computers -- Macs -- are known for their durability and power. Take the new MacBook Pro models as an example; they're extremely capable, energy efficient, and merely unrivaled. It's important to keep your Mac protected from scratches and dust, so take a look on our list of best MacBook Pro cases. Another key to...

Apple MacBook Pro (2021) vs iMac: Which one should you buy?

With the launch of its new MacBook Pro (2021) notebooks, Apple now has quite the lineup of products featuring its in-house silicon. Between the M1-powered iMac for a powerful Mac experience and the new MacBook Pros as a portable option, it's safe to say that there's something for everyone. In this article, we'll stack up...

The battery on Apple’s new MacBook Pro is much easier to replace than before

For a few years now, Apple has been getting accused of making repairs harder for third parties and individual users. For example, at some point, replacing the iPhone home button at non-authorized service repair centers disabled the iPhone completely. That behavior was later changed by disabling Touch ID instead after online user outrage arose. Apple...

Can’t tolerate the MacBook Pro notch? Here’s how to make living with it easier

Apple revealed new professional laptops earlier this month during its "Unleashed" Mac event. These new MacBook Pro models come with a notch, similar to that on Face ID iPhones. However, the new MacBook Pro models don't include a TrueDepth camera, so they're still equipped with Touch ID rather than Face ID. Plenty of users have complained...

Here are the best accessories for MacBook Pro

Apple unveiled completely redesigned MacBook Pro models during its virtual "Unleashed" Mac event. These new MacBooks come with more ports of varying types, after users complained previous Macs sacrificed functionality in the name of minimalism. Personally I don't mind the lack of ports because I completely depend on online and wireless solutions. However, most pro...

iOS 15.2 beta introduces App Privacy Report, Communication Safety feature, and more

Apple has released the first beta of the upcoming iOS 15.2 to registered developers. This update comes packed with changes and tweaks aimed at user privacy and security. These features include some that Apple had teased during the iOS 15 reveal at WWDC21. App Privacy Report, Communication Safety, a tweaked Notification Summary, and more will...

How to clean your MacBook

Apple products are known for their premium builds and minimalistic looks. A key to maintaining this feel is keeping them clean and shiny. Whether you have the latest MacBook Pro or an older MacBook Air, the cleaning process is pretty much the same. Macs aren't hard to clean, especially if you keep them protected with...

LCD iPhones aren’t dead, and the next one could be right around the corner

Apple, when compared to other smartphone manufacturers, has been sticking to LCD screens on its phones for longer than it should. Until the iPhone 12 lineup last year, all of its flagship lineups released in September included at least one LCD iPhone, and that includes the iPhone 11. For a while, Apple has resorted to...

Get an Apple MagSafe Duo Charger for $97 today ($32 off)

The MagSafe magnetic charging technology on newer iPhones has led to a surge of new accessories, including Apple's own MagSafe Duo Charger. As the 'Duo' name might imply, it can power both an iPhone and an Apple Watch at the same time without forcing you to carry around multiple wall adapters and cables. It almost...

Apple has released iOS 15.1 that enables SharePlay

Apple has released the final versions of iOS 15.1, iPadOS 15.1, watchOS 8.1, and tvOS 15.1 to the public. These updates across Apple operating systems bring SharePlay support to Apple and (supported) third-party services. SharePlay is a new online group media consumption service that works through FaceTime. It was first spotted in early iOS 15.0...

Apple has released macOS 12 Monterey to the public, here’s how to update

Apple announced macOS 12 Monterey back in June, along with iOS 15, iPadOS 15, tvOS 15, and watchOS 8. Several betas later, Apple has finally made the update available to the public today, October 25. While Big Sur was a more significant upgrade than Monterey, the latter packs several tweaks that make Macs even more...