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Tech Terms: Mac OS

This is the operating system that runs on Macintosh computers. It is pronounced, “mack-oh-es.” The Mac OS has been around since the first Macintosh was introduced in 1984. 144 more words

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Getting to Know El Capitan

Definitely loving the UI and, especially, some new icons but it looks like Apple has, yet again, moved Network Utility on us because it’s icon has become a dead question mark in my dock. 157 more words

Upgrading Ye Olde iMac to El Capitan

I said I was going to do this a while back in the slim hope it might help with my broken web server. I really want to test locally on the Mac and I’m starting a cover-to-cover adventure today with… 319 more words

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Understanding Firewalls

To help SMEs understand the value of security, the topic of firewalls is the starting point. Microsoft defines a firewall as:

“A firewall is software or hardware that checks information coming from the Internet or a network, and then either blocks it or allows it to pass through to your computer, depending on your firewall settings.

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Top Five Operating Systems


Most of you are still thinking why not windows xp or why not windows 8. And why Windows 7, here is the quick answer. 314 more words


Force Quit a Stuck Mac App

Four Ways to Force Quit a Stuck Mac App

Crashes, hangs, freezes… they happen, even with the best Mac apps. Here are four ways you can force quit an app that’s not responding. 112 more words


WhatsApp's desktop app

WhatsApp just launched a desktop app. This lets you connect with friends and family at anytime, anywhere. Like WhatsApp web, its just basically an extension of your phone which means that you can see the messages on your phone on your desktop. 92 more words