Setapp launches publicly: get unlimited access to 60+ paid Mac apps for a flat monthly fee

Developer MacPaw’s new Netflix-like subscription service for prime Mac apps has been in invite-only beta since December 2016. Beginning today, Setapp is available to everyone in exchange for a flat monthly fee of $9.99. An alternative to Apple’s Mac App Store, Setapp gives you unlimited access to 61 Mac Continue reading Setapp launches publicly: get unlimited access to 60+ paid Mac apps for a flat monthly fee

A guide to using Travel Time in Calendar on iPhone and Mac

Travel Time is a nifty addition to Apple’s Calendar, capable of precisely estimating the duration of your upcoming trip based on parameters such as milage and traffic. Used properly, it can notably ease some of your daily scheduling woes, but Continue reading A guide to using Travel Time in Calendar on iPhone and Mac

Intel announces Kaby Lake processors for Macs and more

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Intel on Tuesday officially announced its full 7th generation Intel Core processor line, known by many as Kaby Lake, at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. There are over 40 new performance-class processors in the family, which are based on Continue reading Intel announces Kaby Lake processors for Macs and more

Mac tip: change the behavior of Control, Option, Command and Caps Lock keys

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macOS Sierra provides an enhanced keyboard remapping feature that allows you to change the behavior of the special modifier keys on your Mac’s keyboard, such as Caps Lock (⇪), Control (⌃), Option (⌥) and Command (⌘). For example, you could remap the Caps Lock key to trigger Continue reading Mac tip: change the behavior of Control, Option, Command and Caps Lock keys

Senior Director of Design for Mac lineup leaves Apple for engineering role at Tesla

Apple was trying “very hard” (in Elon Musk’s own words) to recruit top talent from Tesla. Now that its Project Titan has shifted gear from building an electric vehicle to developing an autonomous driving software, some of the engineers associated with Continue reading Senior Director of Design for Mac lineup leaves Apple for engineering role at Tesla

How to customize the “About This Mac” section of a Mac

The “About This Mac” window contains information relating to your computer specifications and OS version, and is useful for quickly checking any of those details. However, it’s a little impersonal, and often (on a Hackintosh), incorrect. If, like me, you enjoy customising your Continue reading How to customize the “About This Mac” section of a Mac

Chrome 56 adds support for FLAC codec, “Not Secure” HTTP warning, web Bluetooth & more

Chrome 56 for Mac and other platforms has entered Google’s beta channel. When released to the general public, the browser will bring native support for the FLAC audio codec within the browser and other perks. This should come in handy because macOS Continue reading Chrome 56 adds support for FLAC codec, “Not Secure” HTTP warning, web Bluetooth & more