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This Free Ad Blocker for Samsung Phones Also Kills Bloatware and Manages App Permissions

There are plenty of great ad blockers to choose from, but most just delete the ads or replace them with something less offensive. If you’re looking …

How-To: Transfer files quickly between two MacBook Pros using Thunderbolt 3 and Target Disk Mode [Video]

Target Disk Mode isn’t a new technology, but the fact that you can now transfer files using Thunderbolt 3 is new. Target Disk Mode allows you to quickly share files between two MacBook Pros using Thunderbolt 3. Watch our video walk-through as we guide you through the process step-by-step.<p>Target …

9 Basic Mac Hacks To Make Your Life Super Easy

Have you always been a Windows person and now have recently switched to a MacBook Pro?<p>Do you find the Apple interface confusing?<p>Are you a Mac user, …

3 Essential Mac Hacks That Will Make You 10 Times More Productive

Do you sometimes wish that your Mac would read your mind and organize all your business notes properly? Do you sometimes waste valuable time, looking …

One of the best hidden Mac pro-tips give you more control over volume

One of the easiest ways to impress your Mac-owning friends is simple:<p>Simply press <b>option + shift + volume up (F8) or option + shift + volume down (F9).</b><p>It looks like this:<p>That magical combination of keys lets you increase or decrease the volume in much finer increments than the usual 16-point …

MacBook Pro

Apple's disgracefully outdated Mac lineup is killing sales

Apple's Mac and MacBook lineup is, frankly, a disgrace. I can't think of another top-name brand demanding a premium price for hardware that is so …

MacBook Pro

The Best Chrome Extensions for Google Drive

These browser add-ons will make you even more productive using Docs, Sheets, and Slides.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn …

Google

How to revert to the previous version of Office 365

Not happy with the latest update pushed out by Microsoft? Here's how to go back in time, so to speak.<p>I think one reason people get frustrated with their computers is that things seem to change without warning. For example, yesterday you could print; today the printer is "not found."<p>Or this: …

Software

How to share custom short URLs from your Android

Want to share short URLs that you can pronounce? Or just keep a history of links you share on your Android? This app makes both easy.<p>Sharing links with friends on Android leaves you at the mercy of the app you're using to shorten the ridiculously long ones. Plus, you won't be able to easily see how …

Apps

QardioArm Smart Blood Pressure Monitor Now Available in Apple Retail Stores

Qardio today announced that its QardioArm Smart Blood Pressure Monitor is rolling out to Apple retail stores around the world. As of this week, the QardioArm is available in more than 30 countries, including the UK, Germany, France, Italy, and Spain, with the accessory set to roll out to the United …

Best Android tablets (November 2017)

Android tablets make great gifts, and the best thing about them is that everyone can use them, from a three-year-old to your grandma. But with so many devices out there, how can you make sure you get the best Android tablet for your money? There are probably hundreds of Android tablets on Amazon, …

Operating Systems

7 things I learned about Gmail working at Google

My first day at Google in 2011 felt a bit like joining Hogwarts: you’re excited and not entirely sure what you’ll be doing!<p>I was happy to do anything and learn in the process! For the next two years, I was lucky enough to train Google employees on Gmail and to pitch Gmail to companies of all …

Browser Fairy Overcomes Browser Commitment Phobia

Browser Fairy allows you to set different browsers to open different links, rather than having to use the same browser for everything.<p>If this sounds familiar, you might be remembering Choosy, which worked as a Preference Pane and did a very similar thing. I have written about Choosy on several …

Google Chrome

Neo smartpen N2 instantaneously sends handwritten words and doodles to its iOS/Android app

Today, NeoLAB officially launched its Neo smartpen N2 following a wildly successful Kickstart campaign that raised more than over $350,000. Even more impressive is that the original goal was just $20,000. After selling some 2,500 pens during the initial round of crowdfunding, those that missed out …

Review: Air Display 3 (for iOS with OSX)

Those of us who have multiple iOS devices likely carry them everywhere—whether it’s because we want to catch up on the last episode of <i>Parks and Recreation</i> or to get major work done! Sometimes, it’s okay to have to separate screens, but with desktop extension apps, my productivity skyrockets.<p><b>Air</b> …

Apps

Google is working on a Chrome reading mode, try it out

Google wants to give your peepers a break. Google Chromium Evangelist Francois Beaufort laid out early versions of Reader Mode for Chrome desktop and mobile in a post today on Google Plus (of course). Reader Mode is designed to make on-screen text easier to absorb, by removing unnecessary pictures, …

My Must-Have iPad Apps, 2014 Edition – MacStories

<i>For the past four years, I've been running a series called My Must-Have Apps that, once a year, collects all the apps I find indispensable to get work done on my iPhone, iPad, and Mac. Considering changes to my daily life and workflow, this year will only feature my must-have iPad and iPhone apps.</i> …

Apps

How-to: Use Preview to put signatures on PDF’s, Pages Documents, and Mail messages

As we have written about in previous articles, Preview is a valuable tool in OS X that does not get a lot of press. In this article, we will review how you can use Preview to capture your signature using the iSight camera on a Mac, then use it in Pages documents, to sign PDF documents, and as an …

Την δυνατότητα ανεβάσματος ύποπτων αρχείων για έλεγχο δίνει το VirusTotal για λειτουργικό Mac OS X

Την δυνατότητα ανεβάσματος ύποπτων αρχείων για έλεγχο δίνει το VirusTotal για λειτουργικό Mac OS X #1<p>Haunted by your grace you know I'm falling</b> …

How to get a refund for iTunes or App Store purchases

If you experience a problem with music, movies, TV shows, books, or apps you purchase from iTunes or the App Store, you can request a refund directly …

AirParrot Technical Specifications and System Requirements

AirParrot 2 for Mac - Version 2.7.3<p><b>Size</b><br>30 MB<p><b>OS Requirements</b><br>OS X 10.7.5 or Later<p><b>Minimum Technical Specifications</b><br>Intel Core 2 Duo with 1GB of</b> …

QODE™ Ultimate Pro Keyboard Case for iPad Air 2 (App enabled)

NAMED ONE OF PC MAGAZINE'S<br>BEST PRODUCTS OF 2015<p>"A highly portable case that you need if you plan to do any real work on your iPad." - PC …

Buyer's Guide: Deals on Civilization V for Mac, iPhone 6 and 6 Plus Cases, and More

We've partnered with GameAgent this week to offer <i>MacRumors</i> readers a great deal on one of the best Mac games around -- Civilization V. From now until Sunday, readers can get Sid Meier's Civilization V: The Complete Edition for just <b>$12.50</b>, which is 75% off the standard price of $49.99.<p>The …

First person to buy an iPhone 6 in Perth immediately drops it during TV interview

It's always best to stay calm when you're handling something precious - as the first Perth man to buy an iPhone 6 found out this morning.<p>After …

Learn How to Connect a USB Modem to Your Android Device

It seems that with modern day smartphones, we increasingly need access to the Internet–not only for communication such as Emails and text messages, …

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