4 hidden Mac tweaks to speed up your computer


Take macOS to the next level.

Is your Mac computer crawling to a standstill? It doesn’t have to be that way—try these advanced tricks to grant macOS the best possible performance.

The original article can be found here: http://www.popsci.com/macos-tweaks-improve-performance?dom=rss-default&src=syn

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Build a portable computer on a USB stick

USB computer

It’s a PC that you can carry anywhere.

Using modern-day Linux distributions, you can set up a portable computer that will fit on a standard USB flash drive. You simply plug it into any other machine.

The original article can be found here: http://www.popsci.com/portable-computer-usb-stick?dom=rss-default&src=syn

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How to control your computer with your voice

Siri on macOS Sierra

Siri or Cortana aren’t just for your phone

Both Windows 10 and macOS Sierra come with voice-activated digital assistants to do your bidding. Here are all the different ways you can put them to use.

The original article can be found here: http://www.popsci.com/control-your-computer-with-your-voice?dom=rss-default&src=syn

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Speed up your web browser with 5 simple tips

Whether you use Firefox, Chrome, Edge, Safari, or Opera

Sluggish browsers and online slowdowns get in the way of the sites you’re trying to reach. Use these quick tips to keep everything running smoothly.

The original article can be found here: http://www.popsci.com/speed-up-your-web-browser?dom=rss-default&src=syn

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The complete guide to spring cleaning your computer

Computer spring clean

Blow away those digital cobwebs

Your computer could use a spring clean just as much as your house. Here’s how to tidy up the clutter and keep your machine running smoothly for the year ahead.

The original article can be found here: http://www.popsci.com/spring-cleaning-your-computer?dom=rss-default&src=syn

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New uses for your old phone, tablet, or laptop

How to breathe new life into an outdated device

Just because one of the gadgets you own has become outdated doesn’t mean you have to trash it. There are lots of ways to give your hardware a second life.

The original article can be found here: http://www.popsci.com/new-uses-for-old-phone-laptop-tablet-device?dom=rss-default&src=syn

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The best ways to back up all your photos to the cloud

Keep your digital memories safe

Worried about losing your precious pictures? Make sure they’re saved for posterity on the web—whether you’re using iOS, Android, macOS, or Windows—with these leading…

The original article can be found here: http://www.popsci.com/back-up-photos-to-cloud?dom=rss-default&src=syn

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