Real-Time Collaboration in Office for Mac

After a really long time, Microsoft has released an update to Office for Mac, version 16.9.0, this week that now supports real-time collaborative editing. There are also a bunch of other new features, some I’m…

8 Security Tips To Protect Your Mac

Most people appreciate the need to protect their privacy and keep their data safe. Protecting the devices we use is important, and if you’ve not paid any particular attention or taken any specific steps, you…

Apple Releases macOS High Sierra

Autumn is here for folks in the northern hemisphere. It’s also autumn for Mac users, because Apple has just released the final public version of macOS 10.13 High Sierra. High Sierra’s default desktop wallpaper features…

Chromebooks Beat Mac Sales In 2016Q1

I keep hearing from time to time about how well Chromebooks are selling. Their sales in the United States have become so good that, according to IDC, they have apparently outpaced Mac sales in the first quarter…

Time Machine Setup On CentOS 7

Some of us Mac users who are also Linux users might have a Linux box server sitting at home. I have one that has mostly been relegated to the role of a network attached storage,…

iPhones, iPads, And Others

Apple’s September media event is happening today, or 1 am Singapore time tomorrow morning. By the time we wake up tomorrow morning, which would be cooling off day for our general elections prior to Friday’s…

Mac Backup On WD My Cloud EX4100

Of late, I’ve been backing up my Retina MacBook Pro to a WD My Cloud EX4100. The EX4100, which I had reviewed earlier this year, has become a permanent fixture in my workspace, thanks to…

OS X El Capitan 5th Public Beta

Apple’s next version of OS X, version 10.11 El Capitan, is coming around pretty soon now. The 5th public beta, and 7th developer seed, was released earlier this week. Apple has been pushing frequent updates to the…

Parallels Launches Parallels Desktop 11

Parallels today launched Parallels Desktop 11 for Mac (PD11), a virtualisation software for Mac computers. With PD11, Mac users can run Windows, Linux and even other OS X instances in their Mac computers. The new release…