Is it Harmful to never shut your Mac down?

Ten or twenty years ago shutting your computer down every time you finished using it was the norm – It was simply what you did.  However in today’s world many people want, or even need, to be connected 24/7, making shutting down after you’ve finished what you’re doing a huge bother.  It would be infinitely easier to leave …

How to watch AVI files on your Mac

While some AVI files will work fine, many will not play properly on the Quicktime application that comes with your Mac. Fortunately there are ways to get your AVI files working with third party software or plugins. So read on to find out how to watch AVI files on your Mac! Choosing A Plugin The first option is …

How to type Japanese characters on your Mac

Unlike many other languages, writing Japanese requires the use of special characters – Kanji, Hiragana and Katakana.  This is relatively simple when writing with a pen & paper, but gets a bit tricky when it comes to typing on a computer.  Virtually all computer keyboards use Roman characters, and while you can type Japanese using Romaji, there …

How to Speed up your Mac

WARNING: A slow or unresponsive MacBook could be the sign of a virus or malware infection. Check out our article on how to clean your computer and keep it safe from viruses and adware by clicking below. Many people experience their Mac slowing down after only two or three years of use, resulting in frustration and loss …

How to save pictures from Facebook to a Mac

Saving pictures from Facebook to your Mac is pretty simple and straightforward, however many people do not know how to do it (including you, since you’re reading this).  Below is the tutorial with images that shows you exactly how to save a picture from your Facebook timeline to your Mac’s hard drive.  The tutorial uses a …