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Irvue For Mac: Free Gorgeous Wallpapers For Your Mac Every Day

Although I like Apple’s default selection of wallpapers for Mac, I find myself growing bored of them rather quickly. That’s why I was really glad to come across an app called Irvue by developer Igor Savelev. Instead of wasting time browsing through ‘HD Wallpaper’ websites, Irvue pulls photos from Unsplash.com — a website with a […]

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Apps & Software Mac OS X

How To Access The Wi-Fi Scanner In Mac OS X El Capitan

Just a few days ago, the general public was able to download Apple’s newest desktop operating system: OS X El Capitan. For those of us wanting to find out the best wireless channel to use for our network, you have to trawl through a few settings just like with OS X Mavericks and Yosemite. In this short guide, we’ll […]

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Want To Improve Your MacBook’s Battery Life? Stop Using This Web Browser

I rely heavily on my web browser to help me get serious work done, so it needs to perform well, offer plenty of functionality (extensions & plugins) and most importantly: it can’t negatively affect battery life. As the guys at BatteryBox found out, the browser you use could have a detrimental effect on your MacBook’s battery life, […]

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How To Mac OS X

How to Use Keyboard Maestro to Archive Email in Mail.app

A while back, we published a short tutorial showing how to archive mail with a keyboard shortcut. This tip in itself is a huge timesaver, but one reader wanted to take things a little further and asked how to use a keyboard shortcut to move messages to specific mailboxes and not only the archive. After […]

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Clear Coming to The Apple Watch

In the past couple of days there has been a barrage of apps updated to add support for the Apple Watch. While I’m not much of a watch person, there a couple of apps that make me wish I was. One such example is Clear from Realmac. Clear for iOS was among the apps updated […]

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Apps & Software Mac OS X

CleanMyMac 3: Better, Faster and Smarter

Despite the rapid increase in SSD capacity (and decrease in price), storage is still a precious commodity on most Macs. CleanMyMac, an app I’ve long relied on to help manage said commodity was just updated to version 3 and introduces a wealth of improvements and features all packaged in a stunning new design. Features: Some […]

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WiFi Explorer For Mac: Scan, Monitor & Troubleshoot Wireless Networks (Sponsor)

A big thank you to WiFi Explorer for sponsoring Let’s Talk Tech this month.  WiFi Explorer is a popular Mac utility that allows you to scan, monitor, and troubleshoot wireless networks. It gathers configuration and capability information about all the networks it discovers and presents it on an easy-to-use, intuitive user interface. Information includes network name (SSID), […]

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Apps & Software Mac OS X

Boom 2 Review: The Equaliser App Every Mac Needs

Boom 2 is a feature-rich, equaliser & volume-booting app for OS X that significantly improves the sound quality of your Mac’s speakers. Check out our full review here!

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Giveaway: Win a copy of PhotoSweeper 2 for Mac

To celebrate the launch of Overmac’s PhotoSweeper 2 for Mac, we’re giving away 3 free copies to 3 randomly selected winners! If you’d like a chance of winning, just follow the instructions on the widget below. You’ll need to leave a comment to enter, and for bonus points follow us on Twitter and Tweet about the giveaway […]

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ProjectWizards Announce Merlin Project, New Project Management Software for Mac (Sponsor)

Merlin Project is new project management software for Mac — developed by ProjectWizards Inc. — aiming to solve the problems involved with planning complex projects that a simple spreadsheet can’t handle.