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Apple Mac Computers – Reviews, Guides & News

The Mac. AKA the Apple Mac has been around in one form or another for almost 40 years. The first Mac, called the Macintosh 128K, launched on January 22, 1984. Between now and then, Apple’s Mac line of computers has gone on to shape and revolutionize the world of personal computers.

Nowadays, Apple is focused on its MacBook, iMac, and Mac mini lineup, as well as its more potent Mac Pro machines. Apple also makes one of the best – and most expensive – monitors on the market in the form of its Pro Display XDR.

If you’re interested in learning more about Mac, here’s all the latest news, leaks, and user guides for Apple’s Mac computers – including detailed guides and buying advice for Apple’s new M1 Mac computers.

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  • Apple Announces Higher Education Deals for 2024

    Apple Announces Higher Education Deals for 2024

    Apple has announced its higher education deals for 2024, offering substantial savings on iPad Pro, MacBook Air, and MacBook Pro The promotion, which kicked off today and runs through October 21st, 2024, presents a golden opportunity for those in academia to acquire Apple’s cutting-edge technology at reduced prices. The cornerstone of this year’s education offer…

  • Apple’s M4 Chip Is Just Months Away

    Apple’s M4 Chip Is Just Months Away

    Despite just updating some Macs with the M3, Apple is getting ready to launch the M4. Apple doesn’t appear to be willing to wait when it comes to upgrading the company’s processors for its laptops and desktops. A new report out from Bloomberg says the company will launch its first M4-powered computers this year. The…

  • Walmart Now Sells The M1 MacBook Air For Just $699

    Walmart Now Sells The M1 MacBook Air For Just $699

    This is the first time in the company’s history that Walmart has directly sold a Mac computer. Earlier this month Apple introduced the M3 MacBook Air. The new M3 MacBook Airs come in 13-inch and 15-inch sizes and feature the blazingly fast M3 chipset. The company also decided to keep the 13-inch M2 MacBook Air…

  • Apple is reportedly working on a 20-inch foldable MacBook

    Apple is reportedly working on a 20-inch foldable MacBook

    Apple’s first foldable might not be an iPhone or iPad, but a foldable MacBook with a 20-inch screen. Apple may have just released the new M3 MacBook Air, but the company is already well into the development stage of a future MacBook like none that’s existed yet. Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, who has a strong…

  • M3 MacBook Air: Specs, Price, Release Date & More!

    M3 MacBook Air: Specs, Price, Release Date & More!

    Apple has unveiled its new line of M3 MacBook Airs in both 13-inch and 15-inch models. Here’s what you need to know! Apple surprised everyone today by releasing updated MacBook Airs with M3 chips. While it’s been known for a while Apple would release M3 MacBook Airs, few thought it would happen before the end…

  • New Apple Products Coming In March 2024: iPad, MacBook & More!

    New Apple Products Coming In March 2024: iPad, MacBook & More!

    New iPads, MacBooks, and more are among the Apple products set to launch soon. If you’ve been waiting to buy an iPad or MacBook, you may want to get your wallet ready. That’s because Apple is getting ready to announce a slew of new products this month – March 2024. Bloomberg’s Mark Gurman says Apple will…

  • MacBooks With ProMotion Displays: Which Models Have It?

    MacBooks With ProMotion Displays: Which Models Have It?

    Which MacBooks have ProMotion displays? Here’s a handy guide to all the MacBooks that currently come with ProMotion displays… Apple’s ProMotion technology started life on its iPad Pro back in 2017. Apple described the iPad Pro’s display as the best screen ever fitted to a mobile device. But Apple was late bringing its ProMotion display…

  • Apple’s macOS Systems In Order: From 1984 To Present Day…

    Apple’s macOS Systems In Order: From 1984 To Present Day…

    Here’s the full list of the macOS operating systems in order – including Mac OS, Mac OS X, and macOS! The Mac operating system has a long and varied history. It’s been known by many names and can be grouped into three main eras, which you can read about here. But even the era groupings can…

  • How “Macintosh” Became Mac: A Brief History of Apple’s Computers…

    How “Macintosh” Became Mac: A Brief History of Apple’s Computers…

    How did Apple come up with the name Macintosh and – more importantly – does it have any special meaning? Let’s investigate the history of Apple’s Macintosh line of computers and find out… Names – especially brand names – are funny things. They get inside your head, become part of the zeitgeist and, most people, have no idea of…

  • What’s The Cheapest MacBook Right Now? Simple: This One… 

    What’s The Cheapest MacBook Right Now? Simple: This One… 

    If you’re looking for the cheapest MacBook right now, you’re in luck – here’s everything you need to know about scoring a killer deal on your next Mac…  Apple’s Mac computers aren’t known for being cheap. In fact, Apple’s whole MO – and general brand appeal – is built around the fact that its products…

  • macOS Version History: A Complete List [2001 to 2023]

    macOS Version History: A Complete List [2001 to 2023]

    Here’s the complete macOS version history in list format, starting from Mac OS X 10.0 (Cheetah) right up to 2023’s latest build, macOS 14 (Sonoma) macOS Version History Version Release Date Key Features Mac OS X 10.0 (Cheetah) March 24, 2001 Aqua interface with 2D and 3D graphics support Mac OS X 10.1 (Puma) September…

  • Apple Mac: The Ultimate Buyer’s Guide [2023]

    Apple Mac: The Ultimate Buyer’s Guide [2023]

    Thinking about buying an Apple Mac but not sure whether to go for an iMac, a MacBook, or Apple’s new Mac Studio? Here’s everything you need to know about Apple Mac computers in a single article… Apple’s entire approach to how it builds its Mac computers has changed radically inside the last few years. Apple…

  • macOS Sonoma: Features, Supported Devices, Release Date & More!

    macOS Sonoma: Features, Supported Devices, Release Date & More!

    Apple has unveiled the next version of the Mac’s operating system, macOS Sonoma. Here are the best new features and supported devices. WWDC23, the event where Apple previews its next-generation operating systems, has now passed. During the keynote, Apple showed off a ton of new software including iOS 17, iPadOS 17, watchOS 10, tvOS 17,…

  • Apple Studio Display vs Pro Display XDR: What’s The Difference?

    Apple Studio Display vs Pro Display XDR: What’s The Difference?

    Apple now has two monitors for its users to choose from: the Apple Studio Display and the Apple Pro Display XDR – but how are these monitors different? Let’s find out… When it comes to top-tier displays from Apple, two names that inevitably spring to mind are the Apple Studio Display and the Pro Display XDR.…

  • Apple Studio Display Reviews: Is This Monitor 100% Legit?

    Apple Studio Display Reviews: Is This Monitor 100% Legit?

    The Apple Studio Display is designed for use with Apple’s ever-growing number of Mac systems. It is a 5K monitor too. And it is very expensive. But is it any good? Let’s find out… The Apple Studio Display costs a lot of money. It comes with a lot of tech built into it, not least…

  • The Apple Studio Display Costs More Than An iMac – Here’s Why…

    The Apple Studio Display Costs More Than An iMac – Here’s Why…

    Why does the Apple Studio Display cost more than an iMac? Here’s everything you need to know about Apple’s sexy new monitor… Apple is known for a lot of things, some good, some bad, but one of its biggest calling cards is price. Apple stuff just costs more. And it doesn’t matter if you’re talking…

  • I Bought An Apple Studio Display – Any Regrets?

    I Bought An Apple Studio Display – Any Regrets?

    Do I regret buying the Apple Studio Display? No. But I also didn’t enjoy how much it cost either… I had my last iMac for almost 10 years; it was a late-2014 iMac 5K. I paid around two thousand quid for it. And, for the most part, it ran like a dream. A lot has…

  • OLED MacBooks Are Coming In 2024, Apparently…

    OLED MacBooks Are Coming In 2024, Apparently…

    You’ll still potentially have to wait over a year for it to happen, but Apple is said to be releasing a slew of OLED MacBooks in 2024 Plenty of Windows laptops come equipped with OLED displays. You have the Dell XPS 15 OLED, the Acer Predator Triton 300 SE, and the Lenovo Slim 9i to…

  • How To Delete Apps On macOS: 2 Simple Methods

    How To Delete Apps On macOS: 2 Simple Methods

    Wondering how to delete apps on macOS? Apple makes it very simple – yet there are a few things to be aware of… Back in the early days of computing, uninstalling an app from your computer (also known as “deleting” the app) was a nightmarish process. This is especially true on the Windows operating system, where…

  • What is macOS Monterey? Apple’s Mac Update Explained

    What is macOS Monterey? Apple’s Mac Update Explained

    macOS Monterey is no longer the Mac’s latest operating system, but plenty of Macs still run it. Here’s what to know about macOS Monterey! Apple just released macOS Ventura, the latest operating system for its desktop and laptop Macs. Ventura has plenty of new features, though it’s not as big an upgrade to macOS as…

  • New Apple Devices Coming In 2022 – There’s Nearly 24 In Total!

    New Apple Devices Coming In 2022 – There’s Nearly 24 In Total!

    Apple’s got big plans for the back-end of 2022 with nearly two dozen new Apple devices scheduled for release, ranging from iPhones to AirPods and Macs and HomePod speakers Apple has a range of new products and devices scheduled for launch and release in the second part of 2022. We have, of course, the prospect…

  • MacBooks With HDMI: A Guide For New Users…

    MacBooks With HDMI: A Guide For New Users…

    Which MacBooks have HDMI? It’s a simple enough question but as is often the case with Apple, the answer is a little more nuanced… Like a kid with OCD, Apple has many, many issues with many, many things that most laptop (and phone) users take for granted. Apple really doesn’t like ports. It hates headphone…

  • Best Ultrawide Monitor For Mac: Premium, Mid-Range & Budget

    Best Ultrawide Monitor For Mac: Premium, Mid-Range & Budget

    If you’re looking for an ultrawide monitor for your Mac, what’re the best options right now? In this guide, we take a look at the best ultrawide monitors for Mac for every possible budget… An ultrawide monitor is a great investment for a range of reasons. These types of monitors are great for improving your…

  • MacBook Air M2 Review: Is It 100% Worth Buying? 

    MacBook Air M2 Review: Is It 100% Worth Buying? 

    Apple’s new MacBook Air M2 is now official and the first slew of reviews are in – but is the MacBook Air M2 worth buying? Let’s find out…  Buying a new MacBook used to be pretty straightforward. You picked one you liked and pulled the trigger. Nowadays, in the era of Apple’s M Series chipsets, things…

  • Apple Mac Storage Comparison: Which Mac Has The Most?

    Apple Mac Storage Comparison: Which Mac Has The Most?

    When it comes to storage on a Mac, you have LOTS of options – from 256GB up to 8TB. Here’s a comparison of all the storage options for Apple’s latest Mac computers… If you’re thinking about getting a new Mac, one of the most important things you need to consider before pulling the trigger on your…

  • Mac Storage: How Much Do I Need – 256GB, 512GB, or 1TB?

    Mac Storage: How Much Do I Need – 256GB, 512GB, or 1TB?

    If you’re looking to buy a new Mac, how much storage do you need – 256GbB, 512GB, or 1TB? Let’s investigate… If you’re looking at getting one of Apple’s new MacBooks – or its Mac mini and/or the Mac Studio – there are a couple of things you DO NOT need to worry about. The first is…

  • Why You Probably Shouldn’t Buy 2022 13in MacBook Pro M2…

    Why You Probably Shouldn’t Buy 2022 13in MacBook Pro M2…

    Apple’s new 13in MacBook Pro is here with the brand new M2 CPU. But you probably shouldn’t buy it – here’s why… Apple’s newly released M2-powered 13in MacBook Pro is a bit of an enigma. On the one hand, it is a massively powerful MacBook that features market-leading battery performance and brilliant internal spec, fronted, of…

  • 13in MacBook Pro M2 Reviews: Worth An Upgrade?

    13in MacBook Pro M2 Reviews: Worth An Upgrade?

    Apple’s new 13in MacBook Pro M2 is now out but is it worth buying or should you be waiting for the redesigned M2-powered MacBook Air? Let’s find out… Apple didn’t reinvent the wheel with the 13in MacBook Pro with its new M2 chipset. Rather, the only real difference between it and its M1-powered predecessor is…

  • macOS 13: All The New Features, Release Date, & Supported Devices

    macOS 13: All The New Features, Release Date, & Supported Devices

    Here’s everything we know about the Mac’s upcoming operating system–macOS 13. The operating system on the Mac was the first OS Apple ever made. It’s also considered by many to be the best computer operating system today, renounced for its ease of use, security, and speed. But while macOS is still one of Apple’s flagship…

  • Apple M1 Chip Comparison: All The Variants Compared

    Apple M1 Chip Comparison: All The Variants Compared

    Apple’s M1 chip comes in a range of flavors designed for different types of users. You have an option for consumers and a few for professional users. Here’s how they all compare… When Apple confirmed it was ditching Intel and would start making its own, custom chipsets, the industry gasped. Apple had shown it had…

  • Which Macs Have M1 Chipset? A Guide For New Users…

    Which Macs Have M1 Chipset? A Guide For New Users…

    Which Apple Macs come with the M1 chipset? Let’s find out… Not so long ago, Apple flipped the PC market on its head. Apple confirmed that it would stop using Intel chips inside its Mac and focus on developing and using its own silicon inside future Mac releases. Like its switch to 64-bit architecture on…

  • How To Manage Share Menu Options On Your Mac

    How To Manage Share Menu Options On Your Mac

    Take sharing to the next level with these simple tips. The Share menu on the Mac is a powerful tool that is under-unitized by most. But in this article, we’ll ex0lain what it is and how to manage it. And its management of the Share menu that is the key here. Most people who don’t…

  • How To Hide System Preferences Panes On Your Mac

    How To Hide System Preferences Panes On Your Mac

    Here’s how to declutter the System Preferences app. Wondering how to hide the System Preferences panes on your Mac? If so, you’ve probably felt a little overwhelmed with the myriad System Preferences panes that allow you to control everything from the appearance of your Mac to things like network settings, Siri, Apple Pay and Time…

  • How To Customize Your Mac’s UI In 4 EASY Ways

    How To Customize Your Mac’s UI In 4 EASY Ways

    Spruce up your Mac with a new look. There’s an easy way to customize your Mac’s UI so it looks unique. The fact that you can even customize the look of the Mac’s user interface surprises some people. Many think that Apple controls every single design element on the Mac.  And while that is true…

  • How To Change The Default Browser On A Mac: Chrome, Safari, Firefox & More!

    How To Change The Default Browser On A Mac: Chrome, Safari, Firefox & More!

    You don’t have to use Safari on a Mac. Here’s how to set your preferred browser. Wondering how to change the default browser on a Mac? Just as you can change the default browser on iOS, macOS lets you set a default browser too. In this article, we’ll walk you through the best and fastest…

  • How To Tell If An App Is Running Natively On Your M1 Mac

    How To Tell If An App Is Running Natively On Your M1 Mac

    You’ll only get the ultimate benefits from your M1 Mac if your apps are written for them. Wondering how to tell if an app is running natively on your M1 Mac? If so, perhaps you’ve recently gotten your first M1 Mac and haven’t been wowed with the speed. After all, Apple bills the M1 Macs…

  • Apple’s Hardware Subscription Service: What You Need To Know…

    Apple’s Hardware Subscription Service: What You Need To Know…

    Apple could soon rent you its devices. Apple is known for making some of the best computers, tablets, and smartphones on the market. But Apple is also known for another thing – its relatively high prices. However, the company is now rumored to be working on a hardware subscription service, where a user would pay…

  • Apple Will NEVER Make A Touchscreen MacBook – Here’s Why…

    Apple Will NEVER Make A Touchscreen MacBook – Here’s Why…

    Are you living in hope of Apple releasing a touchscreen MacBook? You’re going to be waiting a while. Maybe even forever… If you want a touchscreen laptop, you have PLENTY of options in today’s marketplace. From Windows 11 laptops to Chromebooks, there are loads of touchscreen laptops available at a range of price points –…

  • How To Copy And Paste on Mac The EASY WAY…

    How To Copy And Paste on Mac The EASY WAY…

    There are a few different ways to copy and paste on Mac – here are all the main ones you’ll need to know… If you’re coming from Windows, learning to copy and paste on Mac is ever so slightly different. Mac computers use different short-cut keyboard commands and this often trips up new users. But don’t…

  • How To Record Screen on Mac (With Audio): macOS’ 3 Main Options…

    How To Record Screen on Mac (With Audio): macOS’ 3 Main Options…

    If you’re looking to record your screen on Mac – and you want audio as well – this is the guide you’ve been looking for… If you’re using a Mac – either a MacBook, iMac, or a Mac Studio – there are a couple of ways to screen record. If you’re using Chrome, for instance, you can just…

  • Is 256GB Enough Storage For A MacBook? Let’s Find Out…

    Is 256GB Enough Storage For A MacBook? Let’s Find Out…

    On a phone 256GB of storage is fine but on a MacBook it is a very different story altogether – here’s why… Storage and memory are two of the most price-sensitive components used inside tech products. The price of storage can vary by year, it can be affected by external market forces – COVID 19 or natural…

  • How To Check Storage on Mac – The #1 Simplest Method

    How To Check Storage on Mac – The #1 Simplest Method

    If you’ve been using your Mac – be it a MacBook or an iMac – for a while, you might be wondering what your storage situation is looking like? Here’s how you check storage on Mac… Most Macs – whether a MacBook, iMac or a Mac Studio – come with plenty of storage. In some cases, you have up…

  • How To Force Quit on Macs – The #1 Simplest Method

    How To Force Quit on Macs – The #1 Simplest Method

    Need to force quit on Mac? Not sure how it is done? No worries, here are two simple methods for performing a force quit on Mac – it works on all models too, from iMacs to MacBooks… Most of the time you’re Mac will run seamlessly. Even older Macs tend to run fine without too many…

  • How To Use Snipping Tool on Mac – The “ALL Models” Method

    How To Use Snipping Tool on Mac – The “ALL Models” Method

    Whether you’re running an iMac or a MacBook, or an Intel or an M1 Mac, the snipping tool works exactly the same – here’s how to use it… Apple’s Mac computers come with many handy features, but if you work online and create a lot of stuff for either publication inside blog posts or for sharing…

  • Is The iMac Pro DEAD? Some Notable Analysts Believe So…

    Is The iMac Pro DEAD? Some Notable Analysts Believe So…

    Apple’s change to how it does desktop Macs could spell the end for the iMac Pro, according to some well-known analysts… Like a lot of people, I’m running a 2014 iMac and waiting for Apple to release an updated, M1 or M2-powered iMac Pro complete with a 27in display. This would be my ideal all-in-one…

  • Does The Mac Studio Come With A Display?

    Does The Mac Studio Come With A Display?

    Apple’s March 8 Event saw the release of some new iPhones, a new iPad, and the Mac Studio desktop computer. But does the Mac Studio come with a display? As launch events go, Apple’s March 8 event was pretty interesting. Apple introduced a bunch of new products, including the new M1-powered iPad Air, a green…

  • How To Print Screen on Mac – A Beginner’s Guide

    How To Print Screen on Mac – A Beginner’s Guide

    Windows has a Print Screen function. But how do you print screen on Mac computers? In this guide, we’ll show your several ways to do it… Mac and Windows PCs are very different. Not just in how the software looks, but also in how it works too. For instance, one of the staples of Windows,…

  • Where Do Downloads Go on Mac? A Beginner’s Guide

    Where Do Downloads Go on Mac? A Beginner’s Guide

    When you download something on Mac, where does it go? In this guide, we’ll show you how to find all your downloads on Apple’s Mac computers – don’t worry, it is very simple! Apple continues to sell A LOT of its Mac computers. This includes its MacBooks and its iMacs. And this means there is a…

  • New Apple Macs Coming In 2022: Up To 7 Models…

    New Apple Macs Coming In 2022: Up To 7 Models…

    Apple will apparently release seven new Macs and MacBooks in 2022, as well as its new M2 chipset Prior to the launch of Apple’s first M1-powered Macs, there was plenty of trepidation in the air. Many believed Apple was making a massive mistake by ditching Intel and moving to its own custom chipsets. But as…

  • The 8 Best Monitors For Mac Mini: Budget, Gaming & High-End

    The 8 Best Monitors For Mac Mini: Budget, Gaming & High-End

    The new M1 Mac Mini is a fantastic computer with tons of power but you will need a monitor to run one. But what is the best monitor for the Mac Mini? Let’s take a look at all the best options for gaming, high-end visuals, tight budgets, and wide-screen setups… Congratulations on purchasing your new…

  • Apple’s Mail App In Big Sur No Longer Sucks

    Apple’s Mail App In Big Sur No Longer Sucks

    For the longest time, Apple’s Mail for macOS sucked. But with Big Sur, things have improved massively… Prior to installing the latest macOS update, Big Sur, I was all but ready to can my iMac, buy the new Mac mini and start all over again. I’ve also had a long-standing hatred of macOS’ Mail app.…

  • I’m Buying An M1 Mac Mini – Here’s Why…

    I’m Buying An M1 Mac Mini – Here’s Why…

    Should you buy an M1 Mac mini? I’ve been debating this question for the best part of nine months. And earlier this week, I finally decided to buy one. Here’s why… I’m currently running a 2014 5K iMac. As computers go, it has been the best desktop computer I have ever owned. Prior to the…

  • How To Run Windows On M1 Macs: Parallels Desktop 17 To The Rescue!

    How To Run Windows On M1 Macs: Parallels Desktop 17 To The Rescue!

    M1 Macs can’t run Bootcamp, and thus Windows natively. But here’s the workaround. Looking to run Windows on M1 Macs? We’ll tell you how! The M1 Macs are the hottest computers on the planet. Hot as in popular. They’re also some of the fastest consumer-grade computers of any variety that you can buy thanks to…

  • How To Check If Your M1 Mac Is Running Intel Apps

    How To Check If Your M1 Mac Is Running Intel Apps

    M1 Macs can run Intel apps, but it’s best to use the M1 version of the app. You’re probably wondering if your new M1 Mac is running Intel apps. Or maybe you’re wondering how an M1 app differs from an Intel app? Or just maybe you’re wondering why any of it matters. Well, you’ve come…

  • The Real Reason You Mac is Slow (And How To Fix It)

    The Real Reason You Mac is Slow (And How To Fix It)

    If you’ve been running a Mac for more than a few years, chances are it has slowed down a bit. The good news is you can quickly fix this – here’s how… When the new M1 iMac launched, I was ready with my credit card. My current 27in 5K iMac is now pretty old – it’s from…

  • How To Install Garmin Express on Mac – The Ultimate Guide

    How To Install Garmin Express on Mac – The Ultimate Guide

    Garmin Express is an essential tool for maintaining your Garmin watch. It syncs with Garmin Connect, checks for updates, syncs data, and much more besides. Here’s how you download it on Mac If you’re using a Garmin watch and you aren’t running Garmin Express on your Mac, you’re missing out. Garmin Express lets you manage…

  • How To Connect AirPods to Mac: The EASY Way

    How To Connect AirPods to Mac: The EASY Way

    AirPods are great with the iPhone, but they can take audio on your Mac to the next level too.  Looking to connect AirPods to Mac? Without a doubt, Apple’s AirPods are the most popular wireless earbuds in the world. Their original stem design is also iconic. But AirPods are so popular for more than just…

  • macOS Monterey: The Best New Features Coming To The Mac!

    macOS Monterey: The Best New Features Coming To The Mac!

    macOS Monterey is coming to the Mac this fall. Here’s what to expect. Apple has unveiled the next-generation of the Mac’s operating system and it’s called macOS Monterey. If you go by version numbers, macOS Monterey is officially macOS 12.0 though Apple’s marketing simply brands it by its “Monterey” codename. Apple releases macOS updates every…

  • The New M1 iMac: Everything You Need to Know

    The New M1 iMac: Everything You Need to Know

    Everything you need to know about Apple’s new M1 iMac – including specs, new updates, configurations, and its I/O – before you decide to buy one… Quick Links: PRICE | SCREEN | COLORS | M1 CHIP | DIMENSIONS | CAMERA | SPEAKERS | KEYBOARD | PROS & CONS The iMac has maintained a pretty similar design…

  • Best Webcam For iMac: Because You Can Do A LOT Better…

    Best Webcam For iMac: Because You Can Do A LOT Better…

    Apple’s iMac webcam sucks. You can do better. Especially if you go with one of these instead. Meet the best webcam for iMac! Best iMac Webcams – Quick Overview MODEL BEST FOR… BEST DEAL Razer Kiyo Value For Money, Performance VIEW LATEST PRICES Logitech Brio 4K & Image Quality VIEW LATEST PRICES Hrayzan Webcam Wide-Angle Shooting…