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Apple M2 Pro and M2 Max MacBook Pro just received some good news

Apple M2 Pro and M2 Max MacBook Pro just received some good news

According to a new leak, Apple may release the new M2 Pro and M2 Max MacBook Pros sooner than expected. Their development is well underway.
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How to turn your MacBook on

How to turn your MacBook on

It's a simple thing, but knowing how to turn on your MacBook is important. Here, we tell you how to turn on your MacBook whether it's sleeping or shut down.
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How to get Spotify on MacBook

How to get Spotify on MacBook

Listen to your favorite songs, create a new playlist, or look for some new tunes. Here’s how to get Spotify on a MacBook to enjoy music while you work.
Apple MacBook Pro side view showing keyboard deck and ports.

How to make your Mac private and secure

How to make your Mac private and secure

MacOS is a secure and private operating system out of the box. However, there are a few settings that you can configure to make it even safer and more private.
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How to keep your MacBook from sleeping

How to keep your MacBook from sleeping

If you find yourself using a MacBook that needs to stay on at all times, there are a few ways to stop it from sleeping. Here's how to do it.
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MacBook Air M2 vs. MacBook Pro M2: Which should you buy?

MacBook Air M2 vs. MacBook Pro M2: Which should you buy?

The MacBook Air and MacBook Pro M2 models are more alike than ever, so which of Apple's budget MacBooks is the best buy for you?
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Developers help older Macs do something Apple won’t allow

Developers help older Macs do something Apple won’t allow

They said your Mac was too old for macOS Ventura, but there is another way -- the way of adding Ventura to your ancient Mac.
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How to find a lost or stolen MacBook

How to find a lost or stolen MacBook

If you’ve accidentally misplaced your MacBook when traveling or it’s been stolen, Apple's Find My feature provides a straightforward method to finding it.
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This reliable leaker has some bad news about Apple’s M2 Pro chips

This reliable leaker has some bad news about Apple’s M2 Pro chips

Reliable sources now say Apple is sticking with 5nm processes for the M2 Pro and M2 Max chips. 
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Common MacBook Air M2 problems and how to fix them

Common MacBook Air M2 problems and how to fix them

With the M2 MacBook Air out in the wild, here are some of the most common problems people are running into.
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Apple MacBook Air M2 buying guide: don’t buy the wrong one

Apple MacBook Air M2 buying guide: don’t buy the wrong one

The MacBook Air M2 has two models, and the choice between them seems simple enough. But buying the wrong one could vastly impact your speed.
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How to exit full-screen mode on a Mac

How to exit full-screen mode on a Mac

Full-screen mode allows you to focus on a single window on your Mac and get rid of distractions, but exiting full screen can be puzzling. Here's how to do it.
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How to show the battery percentage of your Mac

How to show the battery percentage of your Mac

The indicator that displays the exact battery percentage for your Mac system is one of the most useful tools available. Let's take a look at how to enable it.
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How to customize mouse gestures on Mac

How to customize mouse gestures on Mac

Just like a touchscreen device, you can use mouse gestures to scroll, swipe between apps, and zoom. Here’s how to customize mouse gestures on your Mac.
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The Dell XPS 13 Plus has the M2 MacBook Air beat in this one important way

The Dell XPS 13 Plus has the M2 MacBook Air beat in this one important way

The Dell XPS 13 Plus is an amazing laptop, but when put up against the MacBook Air, it beats it in a critical way relating to external displays.
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Zoom just fixed a major security flaw on Mac. Here’s why you should update now

Zoom just fixed a major security flaw on Mac. Here’s why you should update now

Zoom spent the weekend patching a major security flaw in its Mac app, and the update is available right now.
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Here’s why people are saying to buy the M1 MacBook Air instead of the M2

Here’s why people are saying to buy the M1 MacBook Air instead of the M2

Here's why this two-year-old laptop might have the potential to overthrow its own successor.
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Dell XPS 13 Plus vs. MacBook Air M2: which is more cutting edge?

Dell XPS 13 Plus vs. MacBook Air M2: which is more cutting edge?

The Dell XPS 13 Plus and the MacBook Air M2 are two of the most advanced laptops ever made. But which is better?
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How to set wake and sleep settings on Mac

How to set wake and sleep settings on Mac

Make your Mac work on your schedule. You can set wake and sleep settings on Mac or start up, shut down, or restart automatically at the same time each day.
Voice options in VoiceOver.

How to use Mac’s VoiceOver screen reader

How to use Mac’s VoiceOver screen reader

VoiceOver is an important accessibility feature on Macs that can act as a screen reader or work with a braille display. Here's how to enable and control it!
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How to hide the notch on the MacBook Pro and MacBook Air

How to hide the notch on the MacBook Pro and MacBook Air

Is the notch at the top of your MacBook annoying you? MacBook Pros and Air models have this notch, but it's not the end of the world — here's what you can do.
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How to control app access to other apps on a Mac

How to control app access to other apps on a Mac

Which apps on your Mac have access to control others? Whether you want to make a change or just review the list, here’s how to control app access on a Mac.
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How to free up RAM on Mac and PC

How to free up RAM on Mac and PC

Are your computer tasks taking up a little too much RAM and causing slowdowns or crashes? Expanding your RAM isn't always possible: Here's what to do instead.
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Parallels Desktop 18 makes Mac gaming better than ever

Parallels Desktop 18 makes Mac gaming better than ever

Parallels, the popular way to virtualize Windows on Mac, has been updated to Parallels 18. It brings controller and gaming improvements to Macs.
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A more powerful Mac Mini is in the works, and could be coming soon

A more powerful Mac Mini is in the works, and could be coming soon

Apple is readying the launch of an M2 Mac Mini and an M2 Pro Mac Mini for its fall event, according to Mark Gurman.
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How to empty Trash on Mac

How to empty Trash on Mac

When you get rid of files, folders, or apps you no longer need by moving them to the Trash, it’s important to know how to empty Trash on Mac when it’s full.
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How to install Windows on a Mac

How to install Windows on a Mac

You shouldn't be stuck with Apple's MacOS. To help Mac owners enjoy the benefits of Microsoft's OS, we provide a guide on how to install Windows 11 on a Mac.
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Here’s why people are saying to avoid the $1,199 M2 MacBook Air

Here’s why people are saying to avoid the $1,199 M2 MacBook Air

People are saying you should avoid the base configuration of this new machine. This is a frustratingly Apple-esque way to sell a laptop, to say the least.
Apple's M2 MacBook Air is super thin and light.

This concept reimagines a classic Mac app in desperate need of a revamp

This concept reimagines a classic Mac app in desperate need of a revamp

MacOS Ventura brings several updates but the Contacts app looks and works basically the same as it did in 2003. A new concept shows what Apple should have done.
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MacBook Air (M2) review: It’s what Apple has always wanted

MacBook Air (M2) review: It’s what Apple has always wanted

The M2 MacBook Air is the laptop Apple has always wanted to make -- and in most cases, it's a rousing success.
Man using a 24-inch M1 iMac.

How to check your Mac’s temperatures

How to check your Mac’s temperatures

Here's how to monitor your Mac CPU and GPU temperature to help diagnose problems with solutions for both Intel-based and Apple Silicon Macs and MacBooks.
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The best MacBook Pro accessories

The best MacBook Pro accessories

The MacBook Pro is a sleek and powerful laptop, but there are always ways to make it better with a few well-chosen accessories. Here's a list of our favorites.
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The best monitors for the MacBook Air

The best monitors for the MacBook Air

The M1 MacBook Air only supports one external monitor, so it’s important to make the one you get count. Here are the best monitors for the MacBook Air.
Apple M1 chip on a motherboard.

Data recoverers finally crack the highly secure Apple M1 chip

Data recoverers finally crack the highly secure Apple M1 chip

Data scientists at DriveSavers have successfully transplanted an M1 chip from one logic board to another. It's a huge step forward for data recovery on Macs.