Articles by John Smith

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Just got a new MacBook? Here are 5 settings to change on your laptop

Apple MacBook ranks among the most desired laptops on the market. The Cupertino company has been working on improving on its laptop lineup in terms of both design and hardware. If you just got the new MacBook from your local Apple Store or an authorized reseller, there are a lot of things you need to do first. This article walks…



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10 free macOS apps you should have

Apple Mac ranks among the most desired laptops on the market. Apple refreshes its MacBook lineup every year, adding more power and features to your machine. Like iPhone and iPad, Apple MacBook has its own App Store, allowing users to find and download their favorite apps. However, there are a lot of exciting apps and programs that come from outside…


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MacBook Pro vs MacBook vs MacBook Air – Best Mac laptop to buy

Apple MacBook ranks among the most desired laptops out there. The Cupertino company has been working hard to improve its MacBook lineup of laptops for years. Last year, Apple refreshed its MacBook Pro lineup with the introduction of Touch Bar, a small screen that sits at the top of the physical keyboard. There are a variety of MacBook laptops you…


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How to protect your Mac from hackers

Apple Mac is pretty reliable when it comes to security. However, there are exceptions to everything and your laptop has become the target of hackers and malware attacks. With Meltdown and Spectre CPU flaws touching every mobile device and computer, you might be wondering what you can do to yourself from hackers. To help you defend your shiny Mac against…


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How to recover locked or disabled iPhone

Apple iPhone is among the best flagship phones on the market. However, there are times when it may become a cause of annoyance. If you enter the wrong passcode on your iPhone six times in a row, you will be locked out of your device. In other words, you will get a message saying that your device is disabled. This…


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How to fix touchscreen unresponsiveness on your iPhone X

Touchscreen unresponsiveness is among the most common issues when it comes to Apple iPhone. It seems that the problem still persists on iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus and iPhone X this year. We have heard a lot of complaints from users that their 2017 iPhone touchscreen fails to work and becomes unresponsive. If you are among those users who have…


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How to clear out Touch Bar data from your MacBook Pro with Touch Bar

Back in 2016, Apple added Touch Bar to its MacBook lineup of laptops. Touch Bar is a small display that sits at the top of the physical keyboard and replaces the function keys. What Touch Bar actually does is give users shortcuts and apps controls based on what you are doing on your computer. If you are a big fan…


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How to restore a bricked iMac Pro

At this year’s Worldwide Developers Conference, Apple introduced the iMac Pro, the most powerful iMac we have ever seen. The iMac Pro is basically a workstation machine that is specifically designed for pro users. The new machine retains the same design from the standard iMac, while introducing support for Intel Xeon processor and Radeon Pro Vega graphics. The iMac Pro…


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Apple MacBook 12-inch review (2017): Best MacBook in recent years

Apple MacBook is not the best, but the most desired laptop on the market. A stunning design, great features and excellent macOS performance are among the first things that come to mind when you think of Apple MacBook series. With the new 12-inch MacBook, Apple is cramming a lot of high techs into one piece, making it a perfect choice…


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The best tips and tricks for iPhone X

This year, Apple moved away from its tradition of launching two iPhone models. Instead, the Cupertino company welcomed three iPhones to the world, including iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus, and iPhone X. Apple’s 10th anniversary iPhone is now available worldwide and carries a staggering $999 price tag. The iPhone X was one of the hottest items during the Thanksgiving/Black Friday…


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iPhone X: 5 gestures you should know about

iPhone X is among the most innovative smartphones ever released to the public. With iPhone X, Apple has some daring changes that encourage users to slash $1000 this year. The iPhone comes with a lot of gestures that may be confusing to many newcomers. If you just got a new iPhone X, we are here to help. In this guide,…


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How to fix Wi-Fi problems on iPhone X

This year, Apple released three iPhone models to the public. Apple’s move aims to celebrate 10 years of its mighty iPhone. iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus comes with slight improvements like bigger RAM, brighter display, and powerful hardware, while iPhone X marks the biggest design change ever made on an iPhone. Despite those improvements and changes, Apple’s fall 2017…


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Skype not working? Here is the fix

Skype is insanely popular out there, allowing users to make voice calls and voice chat on their computers, smartphones, and tablets. Microsoft-owned software product is widely used among consumers and small business. The Redmond company has been working hard to improve Skype for years and make sure Skype is available in nearly everywhere. However, there are exceptions to everything and…


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iPhone X annoyances: How to fix them

This year, Apple introduced a special iPhone known as iPhone X. The tenth-anniversary edition of iPhone comes with a lot of new things and innovative features that make it stand in line with other competitors on the market. However, if you are a big fan of Apple iPhone lineup, some of iPhone X’s changes and features may be a little…