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How to View the System Log on a Mac

Your Mac keeps system logs, which can help diagnose and troubleshoot problems with macOS and your installed applications. These logs are stored as plain-text log files on your Mac’s system drive, and macOS also includes an ap…

How to Sync Your Hue Lights to your Mac or PC

If you play games, watch movies, listen to music, or consume other kinds of entertainment on your Mac or PC, you can sync up your Philips Hue lights to whatever you’re playing or watching. Here’s how to make it happen….

What Is the Latest Version of macOS?

The latest version of macOS is macOS 12.0 Monterey, which Apple released on October 25, 2021. Apple releases a new major version roughly once every year. These upgrades are free and are available in the Mac App Store….

How to Build Your Own VPN with the $20 macOS Server

VPNs can be useful tools for keeping you secure online. AĀ VPN encrypts your traffic, useful when you’re using a public Wi-Fi hotspot or any network you don’t trust. There are many different third party VPN services to choose…

How to Remove Malware and Adware From Your Mac

Yes, Macs can get malware. Beyond traditional viruses, worms, and Trojans, there’s now a thriving ecosystem of adware and spyware programsĀ that bombard you with ads and spy on your web browsing, just like on Windows….

16 Finder Shortcuts Every Mac User Should Know

The Finder seems pretty basic, but there are all kinds of things hidden just below the surface. Whether you want to cut and paste files or jump to a particular folder, it’s all about knowing the right keyboard shortcuts….
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