Apple makes it easy to install macOS and App Store app updates. Third party updates take a little bit of work, but keeping your entire system up-to-date keeps it safe and secure.
MacOS Big Sur is Apple’s biggest update in years, and if your system can support it, we highly recommend making the upgrade. Here’s what’s new in Apple’s first macOS 11 release.
Though not the most customizable tool in the world, Apple’s option to delete your trash every 30 days could free up gigabytes of space that are currently using space on your drive.
Apple plans to outfit all laptop and desktop PCs with new, custom-made, ARM-based chips within the next two years. Is it worth the wait?
A quick tap of the Command + Q shortcut doesn’t shut Chrome down like it does other programs. Instead, you have to hold the button. Here’s how to get it to behave like all other apps.
Python is easy to install and use, and year-after-year it remains one of the most popular coding languages. Here’s how to install Python’s standard library on any PC running macOS.
Shrink large images down to size with a powerful tool built right in to every PC running macOS: Preview
Desktop icons are a very personal thing. Here’s how to make sure that you, or someone else, can’t mess with them
Hot corners allow you to assign a specific action to each corner of your screen. To activate them, simply move the mouse into that corner.
Apple’s default screenshot tool is one of the best I’ve ever used. It’s effective, but simple, and there’s little to complain about. But who likes a desktop full of screenshots?
Apple users can pick their own wallpaper, photo, and text to display on the lock screen. Here’s how it’s done.
Apple promises nearly 100 updates to the biggest macOS version in years, and the first iteration of macOS 11. Here are all the features worth talking about.
Importing photos from an external source usually results in some rather long and complex file names. You can change these into something more recognizable using built-in tools found in Finder.
Selling your Mac should always start with a thorough wipe to erase sensitive data -- whether files, photos, or text documents -- and log out of commonly used apps and services.
Bluetooth hardware requires careful monitoring to ensure you don’t get stuck with a dead battery at the most inopportune time.
Mac users have a few options to customize the mouse cursor. We'll walk you through all the ways you can highlight the mouse cursor in macOS.