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How to Deal With mshelper, the Latest Mac Malware

It’s been a long time since Apple could claim its computers were really virus-free. Even mighty Mac owners have to keep an eye out for the latest …

Malware

How to Share a Wi-Fi Password with a Nearby Device in iOS 11

Sharing a Wi-Fi password just became a whole lot easier with the introduction of iOS 11. In previous operating systems, if you wanted to share your Wi-Fi password you'd need to give it out so visitors could enter it into their device and join your network. This could get complicated if your devices …

Wi-Fi

10 things you didn't know your iPhone could do

Whether you received a new iPhone over the holidays as a gift or treated yourself to one, chances are you’re not using your smartphone to its fullest.<p>After all, with many hundreds of embedded features, not to mention a new operating system (iOS 11), no doubt there are some things you had no idea …

iPhone

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How to create a bootable macOS High Sierra USB install drive [Video]

If you want the ability to perform a fresh and clean install of macOS High Sierra, then you should consider creating a bootable macOS High Sierra USB install drive. Not only will this walkthrough work for the macOS High Sierra beta, but it will also work for the final public release once available. …

Operating Systems

Five tips to speed up your Mac

Boost your Mac's performance and reclaim hard-drive space with this handful of tips.<p>The only place I like seeing a beach ball is at a beach or in a stadium during a baseball game or concert. The one place I least like to see a beach ball is on my aging MacBook Pro, where the spinning beach ball has …

MacBook Pro

15 free games that will help you learn how to code

Online learning has come a long way in the last few years. There are interactive courses, tons of online tutorials, and one of my personal favorite ways to practice coding: games.<p>While a game alone probably isn't going to teach you everything you need to know about coding, it can be a really …

Stanford University Launches Free Course on Developing Apps with iOS 10

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Stanford University

Productive tools for iOS app development

Xcode is one of the best IDE for coding, so we can’t do anything without that. But there are better tools for other cases especially debugging of …

How to List All of the Available Mac Terminal Commands

• Home<br>• How To<br>• macOS<br>• How to List All of the Available Mac Terminal Commands<p>Chris Hauk - Feb 10, 2017<p>In addition to a great graphical user interface, macOS …

Linux

Once And For All, Does Closing Apps On Your iPhone Save Battery Life?

We’ll do anything to get a little extra battery life out of our beloved iPhones, especially since they seem to drain so darn fast when we need them …

How to Use Your iPad as a Second Computer Display

You are using an <b>outdated</b> browser. Please upgrade your browser to improve your experience.<p>Be more productive with devices you already use every …

13 Things You Can Do with MacOS Sierra You Couldn't Before

MacOS Sierra is here and available for everyone —well, at least anyone who owns a Mac made in the last six years. If you’re wondering what’s new in …

MacOS Sierra: top five things you need to know about Apple's new Mac software

Siri lands on the Mac, you can now copy things between different Mac and iOS devices, your desktop now lives in the cloud – and everything can be tabbed<p>OS X is dead. Long live macOS. Apple’s new version of its Mac operating system – Sierra – will be available for download later today.<p>The free …

Operating Systems

macOS Sierra software update for Mac rolling out now, here’s everything new

It’s been a week since iOS 10 debuted on iPhone and iPad, and now it’s the Mac’s turn with macOS Sierra. OS X is officially no more; long live macOS (version 10.12 to be precise). As its name cleverly suggests, macOS <i>Sierra</i> brings Siri to the Mac for the first time since the voice assistant was …

Apple Pay

How to use MacOS Sierra's picture-in-picture feature

Stay productive while watching videos with MacOS Sierra.<p>Apple's new desktop software, MacOS Sierra, offers a way to watch a video while you continue to go about your business on your Mac -- and it's substantially better than attempting to resize a browser window <i>just so</i>. With Sierra's new …

Sierra

Mac tips, tricks and shortcuts: Here's your master list

All of our Mac shortcuts, tips and tricks assembled in one place.<p>Whether you have just purchased your first Mac or are a seasoned Mac user, this collection of shortcuts is sure to make your life easier -- or at least more efficient when seated in front of your Mac.<p>We have rounded up all of our …

Learning to code as a 30-year-old kid with Apple’s Swift Playgrounds

A guided tour of the app and a chat with the team at Apple about its goals.<p>If you've installed the iOS 10 public beta since it came out last week, …

iPad Mini

What Is ‘Backdoor.MAC.Eleanor’ Malware, And How To Protect Your Mac Against It

Here's everything you need to know about Mac OS X Backdoor.MAC.Eleanor malware and how you can protect your Mac against it.<br>[ Continue reading this …

Cómo limpiar los ítems de arranque para que tu OS X inicie más rápido

El origen del problema que empieza con la frase "<i>mi Mac arranca lento</i>" puede tener muchas formas, pero lo primero que hay que mirar siempre cuando se …

Video shows us 50 new features that are hidden in iOS 10

Apple’s first iOS 10 beta is surprisingly stable but that still doesn’t mean non-developers should install it. While it’s possible (and easy) to …

iOS

Apple's new file manager, APFS, is awesome

Consumers (read: probably you) don’t typically dig into their file system; they only get upset when they run out of space on their computer. That’s part of the reason Apple created its new, proprietary file system — and it’s pretty awesome.<p>What the Apple File System (APFS) does isn’t easy to nail …

Hands On: Yoink 3.2 (OS X)

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Apps

Windows Bridge for iOS getting new features, integration with CoreFoundation and more

Windows Bridge for iOS - also referred to as Project Islandwood - is an open-source project from Microsoft which allows developers to build Universal …

Teaching Swift to Non-Developers

Over the past 2 years, Jeff has been designing curriculum and teaching iOS development to students with little to no programming experience. The …

How to find and remove 'Other' files from iPhone and iPad

The 'Other' category in iPhone and iPad's storage doesn't have to take up so much space.The "Other" category on your iPhone and iPad is basically …

How to restart your Mac

If your Mac is getting sluggish or otherwise behaving strangely, restarting can often help you clear up its ailments. Restarting may also be required …

Mobile Prototyping with Xcode

We’ve used a number of mobile prototyping tools over the years to go from initial concept to interactive prototype. Most of them were decent enough, …