7 Essential Linux Apps for Guitarists

7 Essential Linux Apps for Guitarists

If you have a digital audio device that can connect your guitar to a PC, here is some software you can use to record, edit and process the signal.

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Dolby Atmos vs DTS:X – Which Is Better?

Dolby Atmos vs DTS:X – Which Is Better?

Different codecs, like Dobly Atmos and DTS:X, have different surround-sound capabilities and support different types of hardware used in higher-end home theater systems.

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How to Completely Uninstall an App on Mac

How to Completely Uninstall an App on Mac

While uninstalling apps on macOS is easy, there are times where it leaves some residual files around. Learn how to completely uninstall apps on macOS.

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How to Add Text to a Video in Final Cut Pro

How to Add Text to a Video in Final Cut Pro

By using titles, you can easily add text to your Final Cut video projects. This could be the title of a video, the location of a scene, or a source for archive footage.

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What You Need to Know About NVMe SSD

What You Need to Know About NVMe SSD

NVMe is a storage system that promises to exponentially increase the bandwidth available to storage devices. Here’s what you need to know about NVMe SSDs.

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80 Plus Power Supply Ratings and What They Mean

80 Plus Power Supply Ratings and What They Mean

The 80 Plus system is used to rate computer power supplies based on their reliability and efficiency. Here’s what you need to know about the 80 Plus power supply rating system.

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How to Install and Use wget on Mac

How to Install and Use wget on Mac

wget is a non-interactive command-line utility for download resources from a specified URL. Learn how to install and use wget on macOS.

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The Ultimate Superuser’s Guide to uBlock Origin

The Ultimate Superuser’s Guide to uBlock Origin

While uBlock Origin is the most powerful and versatile ad blocker available, its design is also a little obscure. Here we’ll show you how to get the most out of uBlock Origin.

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7 Things that Suck About Windows 10

7 Things that Suck About Windows 10

Windows 10 gets plenty of flack. Does it deserve it? Here’s our abridged list of things in Windows 10 that are as bad as stepping on a Lego.

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How macOS App Sandboxing Protects Users

How macOS App Sandboxing Protects Users

Sandboxing is a tool used by macOS to limit the damage that a hijacked app can do. Here is how macOS app sandboxing works to protect its users.

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Why Do Data Breaches Happen So Often?

Why Do Data Breaches Happen So Often?

The news is packed with reports of huge data breaches, and they never seem to cease. This is a quick look at how data breaches work and why it is impossible to eradicate them.

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Commander One: a Finder Replacement for macOS

Commander One: a Finder Replacement for macOS

If you are frustrated by Finder’s limitations, Commander One can provide more functionality than Finder, catering to the needs of specific classes of users.

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How to Record Your Screen on a Mac

How to Record Your Screen on a Mac

Recording your screen on a Mac used to be a real trial, but it’s become incredibly easy in macOS Mojave. Here’s how you can record your screen on a Mac.

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How to Find Your iPhone or iPad with Siri

How to Find Your iPhone or iPad with Siri

Phones are incredibly easy to misplace. If you forget where your iPhone or iPad is, you can ask Siri to ring the phone loudly. Here’s how to do it.

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How Much Does Battery Health Matter?

How Much Does Battery Health Matter?

It is normal for your phone’s battery to degrade with time, but battery health is barely relevant to the health of your device and is almost always wrong.

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How to Get Started in Final Cut Pro

How to Get Started in Final Cut Pro

Final Cut Pro X has changed a lot over the years. If you are just starting to use FCP, here is the get-started guide for Final Cut Pro X and how you can become a Pro.

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How to Write to an NTFS Drive in macOS

How to Write to an NTFS Drive in macOS

Your macOS does not support writing to an NTFS partition by default. To access your Windows drive, this is how you can write to an NTFS drive in Mac.

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Common BIOS Settings Explained

Common BIOS Settings Explained

The BIOS is the firmware responsible for booting up your PC. Learn how you can configure BIOS settings with this simple guide.

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How to Combine Two Scanned Documents in macOS

How to Combine Two Scanned Documents in macOS

If you have various scanned documents that need to be combined together, you can easily do so in macOS without additional software. Here’s how it can be done.

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How Do Solid State Batteries Work?

How Do Solid State Batteries Work?

Solid-state batteries are smaller, lighter, and provide greater power density than lithium-ion batteries based on liquid electrolytes.

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Customizing the Dictionary App on macOS

Customizing the Dictionary App on macOS

The built-in Dictionary app in macOS is a crucially overlooked resource. Learn how you can customize the Dictionary app and put it to good use.

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