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iPhone XR vs iPhone XS vs XS Max: Which to buy? Is it time to upgrade your iPhone? Have you held out long enough and are finally deciding to treat yourself with a new gadget? Well, if you’ve taken a look at the most recent range of iPhones, no one would blame you if you felt overwhelmed. Apple rarely offers so… Read more... How to get Windows on Mac Mac vs Windows. Windows vs Mac. Why choose if you can get the best of both worlds by dual booting? Install Windows on Mac so you can jump back and forth from one operating system to another on the same computer. By now, the practice is well-established and Windows can… Read more... 10 perfect Instagram themes and how to recreate them Want to take your Instagram feed from mediocre to marvelous? Instagram has quickly become one of the world’s favorite social platforms for sharing photos and videos, and with more than a billion users, it can be tricky to stand out from the crowd. The most successful Instagram users create a… Read more... What's the best iPhone tripod to buy? Do you use your iPhone as your everyday camera? Smartphones aren’t just for selfies anymore, and even professional photographers are using their iPhones to capture incredible shots, from landscapes to portraits and everything in between. No matter where you are on your photography journey, you can use your iPhone to… Read more... How to take a screenshot on any iPhone model As you use your iPhone, sometimes there are things you want to save or share. Maybe you had a hilarious text conversation, or you just paid a bill and want to save the confirmation. In this article, we’re going to show you just how easy taking iOS screenshots can be,… Read more... How To Choose Applications We all love apps. But there are applications that work incorrectly, cause instability and generally should not be promoted in any way. We know that, because users often report our Customer Support about such apps and we are interested in making CleanMyMac safer and more cautious in cleaning third-party programs.… Read more... The best data recovery software for Mac Losing data, whether it’s photos with precious memories, years of spreadsheets with budgets and accounts, or the draft of that novel you’ve been working on, is horrible. It’s one thing we all dread when we use computers whether it happens because a hard drive fails unexpectedly, your Mac crashes catastrophically,… Read more... How to delete photos from an iPhone: The complete guide iPhone is the perfect tool for taking spontaneous, memorable photos: it’s always there, you don’t need anything else to take a shot, and you don’t even have to be a pro to make it good. Because of that it’s easy to get carried away and pack your phone full of… Read more... Intel chip security flaw: Will your Mac be affected? macOS security update: What are Meltdown and Spectre The beginning of 2018 has had the technology world in frenzy. Two major processor vulnerabilities, namely Spectre and Meltdown have been discovered. Experts claim this current bug is unlike any security breach we’ve seen in the past because it affects hardware. This… Read more... How to clear cache and Other data to clean up your iPhone As you use your iPhone, it gets filled up with all sorts of things: apps, photos, videos, messages. And that’s fine, but it also gets filled up with stuff you have little control over and don’t necessarily need. If you've ever checked your storage, you know there’s a vaguely named… Read more...

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