All posts tagged: mac

Surprising ways to free up Mac storage space

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I appreciate the performance of solid-state storage, what I don’t like is its price and capacity compared to traditional platter hard disk drives. Any method for freeing up space on an SSD is more than welcome in my book. That goes for just about any type of drive these days as media file sizes expand and the bytes get tight. And that’s why my latest Lifehacker how-to guide explores the least-known ways you can claw […]

25 new features in OS X Yosemite

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Apple’s new operating system for driving everything we do on our Macs is just around the corner. It’s called Yosemite, and has a bunch of new features such as Hand-off and iCloud Drive, but also numerous other little updates that aren’t so well publicised. I was lucky enough to bag a public beta of OS X 10.10, so I set to exploring what was new and wrote this piece for Lifehacker detailing my discoveries.

20 OS X Mavericks tips

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Another OS X, another bunch of useful tips by yours truly to help you get the most out of Apple’s latest operating system. This lot was written for TechRadar, so you should head on over there if you fancy a gander. [20 Mavericks tips via TechRadar]

Macs and malware: how real is the threat?

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Mac malware

I was invited to travel to Moscow to visit the headquarters of Russian anti-virus company Kaspersky and learn about the growing threat of malware to Mac users. The experience was informative and entertaining in equal measure, as our group of tech journalists got to interview company CEO Eugene Kaspersky, take a tour around Red Square and sail up the Moskva River, not to mention try out a variety of tasty Russian vodkas! Following the trip, […]