Personal computers, without all the reasons that prematurely break them, are actually pretty resilient hardware. Many last for more than five years. In fact, a good portion of them even last ten years or more. They simply survive a lot longer than any reasonable length of time people usually use them before deciding to upgrade.
Notes on my Apple devices is one of my most used app. This is where I jot down ideas, write blog posts, book outlines, and generally store text information that does not require editing.
We are fans of the most affordable Mac, the Apple Mac mini. With Apple charging exorbitant prices for the Mac Studio, it more attractive than ever. And, just like the Mac Studio, it’s BYOD (Bring Your Own Display, mouse (or trackpad) and keyboard) which means you need these essentials to complete the desktop. Here is […]
In a mixed environment, MacOS and Windows PC, you often get USB Thumb Drives or External Hard Drive formatted in NTFS file system that you can read but not write on a Mac. Here is a quick and easy hack to enable writing to NTFS Drive without installing any software.
Going back to school, college or university? It is time to thing seriously about getting a Mac. For those who just want fast, stable, secure, reliable, no-nonsense computing from their laptop or desktop, a Mac is an obvious choice. Not only does it give you all the above, it also comes with a huge suite […]
At the same time that the new generation iMac 24-inch powered by M1 chip was announced, Apple also announced the 5th generation iPad Pro 12.9 and 11-inch also powered by M1 chip. There is no place that the M1 can not go. Now, if you look at the two devices, the iMac 24 is nothing […]
Mac Mini M1 is Apple’s best value desktop ever. Powered by Apple’s M1 chip with 8-core processor and 8-core GPU, it is designed to run Apple’s MacOS, apps and Pro apps efficiently. There is also a growing number of native apps optimised to run on the M1 chip by third-party developers, but is it a […]
Here’s what you need to remote desktop from a MacOS computer to another MacOS computer for free. No need for plugins, web extensions, software or apps. And, we are here to tell you that it is all there, the remote desktop server and client already built-in.
Custom build your own PC for college or university the easy way using a barebone system. Simply choose your memory and storage and in some cases, your choice of processor and you are off to a flying start. Nothing is more satisfying that having a hand in building your own computer.
Apple just announced that it will migrate their iMacs and Macbooks to use Apple’s own ARM based silicon chip. Laptops and hybrids (2-in-1) with ARM-based processors have been around for a while now. So how is this move any different? For start, Apple is focusing on desktop too. Until today, we have not seen a […]
These Mini PCs are bucking the trend. Small and tiny does not mean they are less powerful than their full size desktop or tower counterparts. Far from that, these powerful ultra small form factor PCs are packed with so much power, yet use very little energy to run.
Are you children fighting over who gets to use the computer for their class work next? If you have spare monitors, keyboards and mouse lying around, here are some of the best budget mini PCs you can get to make sure that each child gets a computer of their own.
Budget all-round PCs with little to go wrong, is quiet and have a small foot print are perfect for classrooms, libraries and IT suites. These PCs will not only perform well and meet all education needs but cost less, is more reliable and generate little heat.
When considering an All-In-One Desktop PC, one approach is to get the most powerful unit your budget allows. Due to its design, you won’t be looking to upgrade yourself it in any way, not like a conventional desktop. Here, we explore ten seriously powerful AIOs with Intel Core i7.
There are many good reasons for choosing an All-In-One desktop PC over a conventional tower or a desktop with base unit. We look at five simple reasons why you should consider an AIO and follow up with five amazing examples.
An all-in-one (AIO) desktop PC is a computer that combines all the components of a desktop computer into one enclosed unit. Instead of using a separate tower or base unit and monitor for the desktop, it puts the base unit behind the display.
The old Mac Mini used to be the most affordable MacOS based machine one can buy. With new 2020 Mac Mini however, Apple has incorporated the Apple M1 chip. It has 8 CPU cores and 8 GPU cores. Leaving the rivals in the dust. But if you still have to get mini PC, we explore […]
When minimal fuss is what you want from your everyday computing and your primary tasks are based online then one of these cost effective low maintenance Chromeboxes or nettop boxes is your thing.
When you think how small, thin and light laptops are these days, those same components inside them have found their way to the desktop. Giant beige towers are a thing of the past. If you are conscious about room and space on the desk, it’s time to consider a mini PC.
The new iMac 5K 27-inch launched in the middle of 2017 brought a lot to the table, we take a look at how it stacks up when compared to other All-in-One desktops?