New Retina MacBook Pro Models with Faster Haswell Processor now Available

New Retina MacBook Pro Models with Faster Haswell Processor now Available

Just like it was expected, Apple has announced its refresh of the 13 and 15-inch Retina Macbook Pros. The new notebooks come with faster versions of Intel’s Haswell processors and all 13-inch models feature 8GB of RAM standard while all 15-inch models now feature 16GB of RAM. The high end 15-inch model has been discounted by $100, going from $2599 to $2499. So, […]

     
 
 

Push Your iPhone Notifications to Mac with Notifyr

Push Your iPhone Notifications to Mac with Notifyr

iPhone users have long been missing an app that would allow them to push notifications to their Macs. While there have been some solutions and workaround, it seems that none of them was as simple and straightforward to use as the recently launched Notifyr tool. The application utilizes a companion OS X client and Bluetooth Low Energy technology to automatically send iOS notifications […]

     
 
 

The Best Mac Game Emulators That you can Get your Hands On

The Best Mac Game Emulators That you can Get your Hands On

There is no shortage of great video games out there, with Sony, Microsoft and Nintendo leading the way with console gaming as they have for years now. But what about the old classics that you can never find anymore? Mac users should prepare for a trip down nostalgia lane now that the monumental classics of old-school gaming are available on […]

 
     
 
 

Google Brings Native Chrome apps that Work Offline to Mac Users

Google Brings Native Chrome apps that Work Offline to Mac Users

The Chrome apps have been in beta since May, this year, being introduced for the first time in September for Windows and Chromebook users. Now, Google has announced that Chrome Apps are natively available for Mac users. This means that Google’s Chrome Apps will function like native Mac apps, updating automatically, working offline and syncing on any computer if user is […]

     
 
 

Record your Mac Screen with This Free, Incredibly Simple QuickCast app

Record your Mac Screen with This Free, Incredibly Simple QuickCast app

QuickCast is a free screencasting app that is currently available only for Mac users and allows you to capture your screen. The app allows you to record for up to three minutes and you can even talk, so it’s a great tool if you want to make a guide or a tutorial. Your recordings of your Mac screen can be […]

     
 
 

Sesame Bluetooth Accessory Locks Your Mac as you Step Away From it

Sesame Bluetooth Accessory Locks Your Mac as you Step Away From it

Atama is a London-based company that makes app-enabled products and recently they have released Sesame, a Bluetooth accessory that locks and unlocks your Mac based on your proximity. This way, only the person that is carrying the Sesame will be able to block the Mac as it steps away from it. The accessory is based on the latest Bluetooth 4.0 […]

     
 
 

How to Extend MacBook’s Battery Life [Guide]

How to Extend MacBook’s Battery Life [Guide]

The main concern regarding laptops is speed. As a result, nowadays, manufactures are pushing technology to its limits by continuing to upgrade processors, video cards, memories, monitors and so forth. At first glance, all of these seem beautiful, but a laptop has to be portable and all of these changes have direct effects on the battery life. Especially when we’re […]

 
     
 
 

How to Password Protect & Encrypt Files [Mac/Windows]

How to Password Protect & Encrypt Files [Mac/Windows]

Nowadays, the computer has a very important place in everybody’s life, as a personal gadget used for a lot of different things. Everything is digital and it is stored on a computer’s hard-disk or on a cloud system, offering you easier access to your favorite data. Computers have become the place where you hold pictures, documents, favorite music and everything […]

     
 
 

Know Your Flight’s Status: Top 6 Apps & Services

Know Your Flight’s Status: Top 6 Apps & Services

Flying is a dangerous habit, and a pretty darn expensive one. Picture yourself paying around $1500, maybe even more, for a plane ticket from India to USA and not catching the flight, because you’ve forgot the hour or you did not estimate the traffic accordingly. Or imagine a flight that carries one of your boss’s best friends arriving 2 hours […]

 
     
 
 

Apple Fusion Drive: SSD Speed Blends with Big Storage

Apple Fusion Drive: SSD Speed Blends with Big Storage

Ever wanted to have a full solid-state drive and really feel the amazing really speed provided by the SSD technology, but the ones available for Macs were very expensive? Well, Apple has reinvented the notion by introducing Fusion Drive, a technology that elegantly blends the concepts of a conventional SSD with regular hard drive principles, by offering close performance while […]