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Is The New Apple Mac Pro The Ultimate Music Production Workstation?
Apple has certainly delivered on its promise to totally revamp its biggest and fastest Mac, with a price tag to match its stunning specifications. But what does it mean for producers?
Jun. 4, 2019
7 Mistakes To Avoid When Setting Up Your Audio Workstation Computer
Corrupted installs, orphaned plugins, renegade drivers, resource-hogging games - there are many things that could be slowing your system down. Here's how to streamline your work DAW.
Jun. 15, 2018
Apple Dropping Intel Chips: What This Might Mean For Mac Musicians
All the signs point to Apple transitioning its Mac computers away from Intel and onto its own processors. And the implications for musicians could be huge.
Apr. 3, 2018
How To Move Projects From GarageBand To Logic Pro
Moving from Apple's free GarageBand to the much more advanced Logic Pro can be easy if you know the tricks of the trade. Booker Edwards Jr. explains how it works.
Mar. 17, 2017
"Dude, Where’s My Data?" 6 Ways to Keep Your Audio Data Safe
Whether you're a musician, artist, videographer… in fact no matter who you are, good data management practice can save you on headaches further down the road. Paul Wickliffe explains how.
Jun. 1, 2014
5 Ways OS X Mavericks Can Make you a Better Lover
You might not want to admit it, but computers DO affect our real-world relationships, whether positively or not... Francesco Schiavon explains how OS X Mavericks can improve your love life!
Oct. 23, 2013
Reading RSS Feeds in Mountain Lion’s Mail
Wasn't it great when you could easily subscribe to RSS feeds in Apple Mail? The arrival of Mountain Lion removed this ability, but Mike Watkinson discovers all is not lost!
Feb. 27, 2013
Review: Dragon Dictate 3 for Mac
Spend too much time typing everyday? Think of your hands! Your poor hands need rest to avoid RSI, etc. So, why not harness the power of your voice to dictate and control your Mac with Dragon Dictate 3
Feb. 13, 2013
Retina Displays: A Detailed Look
Retina displays on the Mac and iOS platform are relatively new, and within the coming years every display is likely to be of such a high resolution. So, what is retina and how does it work?
Jan. 16, 2013
iCloud in OS X Mountain Lion
If you've still got a question or two about iCloud in Mac OS X Mountain Lion then click the link and read on!
Dec. 2, 2012
Of Mice and Menaces
So you've got the latest Mac and powerful creative apps, but what if you're struggling with your mouse or trackpad? Peter Schwartz shares his tips on making the most of your input device! [w/ Poem].
Oct. 7, 2012
Stay Safe: Gatekeeper in OS X Mountain Lion
In an attempt to keep your Mac as secure, safe and snug as can be, Apple's latest OS: Mountain Lion includes a new feature called Gatekeeper. Read on to discover what it is and it works.
Aug. 20, 2012
OS X Lion: Quick Tips for iCal
Getting to grips with some of the new features in Lion can take a little getting used to. Richard Lainhart shares some more of his essential OS X Lion Tips - this time focusing on iCal.
Dec. 28, 2011
Mac Tip: Changing the File Format of Screenshots in OS X
While Mac OS X is easily accessible for beginners it contains many little tricks that advanced users can take advantage of. Mike Watkinson shares his Mac OS X snapshot shortcuts and Terminal tips.
Sep. 29, 2011
Alternatives To VoiceOver For Making Your Mac Talk
Hidden under its hood, your Mac has powerful accessibility options that are useful for all. In this quick tip, Mike Watkinson communicates his love of the built-in Text to Speech options.
Sep. 24, 2011
Feature Interview: Francesco Schiavon on Lion, Giant iPads and Bonzai
Francesco Schiavon is a master trainer for macProVideo.com and an industry recognized expert consultant for video & digital web deployment. I caught up him to chat about Lion, iOS, teaching & life.
Jul. 21, 2011
Changing your shortname in Mac OS X
While it's possible to easily customise many aspects of OS X, changing your shortname (the name that appears next to your Home Folder icon) is a bit more tricky. Gary Heibner shows us solutions...
Jul. 15, 2011
Optimise Your Mac's Performance: Using Terminal to Run OS X Maintenance Scripts
Optimise Your Mac's Performance: Using Terminal to Run OS X Maintenance Scripts So what we're going to do here is lead you through running those scripts manually through Terminal, OS X' UNIX command l
May. 16, 2011
Stop Mousing around! Shortcuts to: Dock, Menu items & Menus in Mac OSX Snow Leopard
Using key commands can really speed up your workflow and save your mouse hand from moving around a large screen. Here are some tips on how to access the Dock, Menu Bar items and the menus for any...
Mar. 27, 2010
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