App Review

A First Look Into Apple’s iOS 11 Developer Beta 1

The day that the first developer beta of a new operating system version is available is a bit like Christmas; we get to open up a package and see what’s inside. That was the situation on Monday, June 6 when the first developer betas of iOS 11 (see if your iDevice is compatible here) and…
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Rocket Yard Guide: The Best Communities for Mac Gamers

The Mac gaming space is bigger than you might have thought. So today, the Rocket Yard is bringing you a guide to the best places to buy Mac games and to find like-minded gamers for community discussion and interaction. Of...

First Look: Parallels Desktop 12 and Parallels Toolbox

Each August, the Mac community is treated to the latest version of Parallels Desktop. This application, which is celebrating its tenth birthday this year, provides a way for Mac users to run Microsoft Windows — and a lot of...

Mac Gaming: See Frames Per Second...
  [Update from the developer: Apple introduced a significant security change with macOS Sierra. It’s part of the System Integrity Protection, and you will need to disable a part...

Despite What You May Have Read,...
Hang around a Mac gaming forum or YouTube channel for five minutes and you’re bound to see someone ask “why would anyone choose a Mac for gaming?” It’s an...

App Review: Mosaiscope Offers New Way...
Many people would rather get their Internet news from RSS feeds than from visiting actual websites for a few very compelling reasons: there are fewer ads, they can scan headlines and...

Friday Five: The First Apps You...
It’s the end of the week, but that doesn’t mean an end to learning more about your favorite Apple devices. Each week, the Friday Five takes a quick look at a...

DaisyDisk at work Friday Five: Great Apps for the...
It’s the end of the week, but that doesn’t mean an end to learning more about your favorite Apple devices. Each week, the Friday Five takes a quick look...

WiFi Explorer Icon App Review: WiFi Explorer is a...
In many of our homes and offices, the connection between our devices — Mac or iOS — and the Internet is all dependent on the strength and speed of...