Top 15 Free and Useful Micro Apps for Mac

Top 15 Free and Useful Micro Apps for Mac

Sometimes you just need a simple, tiny app that does one thing right and doesn’t hog the system resources. Here are some of the best micro apps for Mac.

By Jeffry Thurana -
How to Encrypt Your iOS and Mac Backups

How to Encrypt Your iOS and Mac Backups

When you encrypt your backup files, make sure that no one can access your data if they got ahold of it. Learn how to encrypt iOS and Mac backups in this article.

By Corbin Telligman -
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.

By Alexander Fox -
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.

By Alexander Fox -
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.

By Alexander Fox -
Fun Things to Do with the Macbook Pro Touch Bar

Fun Things to Do with the Macbook Pro Touch Bar

The Macbook Pro Touch Bar is not just a complementary feature – you can play games on it too. Have a look at this list for some of the fun things to do with the Touch Bar.

By Ryan Lynch -
How to Use 4K and 5K Displays with Your Mac

How to Use 4K and 5K Displays with Your Mac

macOS doesn’t play well with 4K and 5K displays. This article covers how to set up 4K and 5K displays with your Mac and how to adjust and recalibrate colors.

By Corbin Telligman -
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.

By Alexander Fox -
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.

By Alexander Fox -
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.

By Alexander Fox -
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.

By Alexander Fox -
How to Run iPhone Battery Diagnostics on Mac

How to Run iPhone Battery Diagnostics on Mac

When your iPhone starts randomly shutting down, it is best to run diagnostics to see if your battery needs replacing. Here’s how to run iPhone battery diagnostics on Mac.

By Corbin Telligman -
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.

By Alexander Fox -
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.

By Alexander Fox -