How to Update Apps using Terminal on a Mac

How to Update Apps using Terminal on a Mac

If you administer a number of Macs, it is easier to run common tasks through the command line. Here’s how you can update apps using Terminal on Mac.

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How to Record Your Mac’s Webcam Video

How to Record Your Mac’s Webcam Video

If you need to record your Mac’s webcam video and audio to disk, you can use either QuickTime Player or VLC. Here’s how to do it.

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How to Repair Hard Disks with fsck on macOS

How to Repair Hard Disks with fsck on macOS

When the Disk Utility fails to fix your hard disk, you’ll have to turn to one of the big guns. Here’s how you can use fsck to fix a Mac hard disk.

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How to Record Phone Calls on Your iPhone

How to Record Phone Calls on Your iPhone

Unlike Android, iOS doesn’t have a built-in ability to record phone calls, but that doesn’t mean you can’t record phone calls on an iPhone. Here’s how to do it.

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12 Things Siri Is Actually Good At

12 Things Siri Is Actually Good At

While Siri is not as powerful as Google Assistant, its abilities have improved over time. Here are some tasks that are actually easier with Siri than without.

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How to Configure a macOS Sierra Server

How to Configure a macOS Sierra Server

Unknown to many, macOS does have a dedicated server application to turn itself into a server. Here’s how you can configure a macOS Sierra server.

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Best Backup Strategy for the Mac

Best Backup Strategy for the Mac

A sound backup strategy is crucial for any computer user. Here is one solid backup strategy you can use to save your data before you need it.

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How to Add and Remove Kexts from macOS

How to Add and Remove Kexts from macOS

Kexts are analogous to drivers under Windows, and they let the kernel communicate with your computer’s hardware. Here’s how to add and remove kexts in macOS.

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4 of the Best Markdown Editors for macOS

4 of the Best Markdown Editors for macOS

Markdown provides a unique writing technique and is designed to be easily converted into HTML. Here are the best Markdown editors for macOS.

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How to Use Diff to Compare Files in Linux

How to Use Diff to Compare Files in Linux

Diff is a command line tool that allows you to compare two files and see the differences between them. Here is how you can use diff to easily compare files in Linux.

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How to Set Up a Plex Server on MacOS

How to Set Up a Plex Server on MacOS

Plex allows you to access your media library from the road, building your own personal Spotify and Netflix. Here’s how to set up a Plex server on macOS.

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Upgrading and Using Python 3 on a Mac

Upgrading and Using Python 3 on a Mac

Python is now in version 3.5, and yet your Mac is still shipping with Python 2.7. If you have a need to use Python 3, here’s how to upgrade and use Python 3 on Mac.

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What Are Ram Drives and How Do They Work?

What Are Ram Drives and How Do They Work?

While SSD is fast, in some instances you can make use of RAM drives to make the system go even faster. Find out what RAM drives are and how they work.

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How to Set Up RAID in macOS Sierra

How to Set Up RAID in macOS Sierra

macOS Sierra restored the option to set up RAID with a GUI. Here’s how you can easily configure and set up RAID 1 or 0 in macOS Sierra.

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