Tag Archive: Clean


How to Clean Install OS X Yosemite

Most Mac users who are upgrading to OS X Yosemite should go through the standard process via the Mac App Store and start the installation from there, it’s by far the easiest approach and it generally goes flawlessly. Some users like to perform what is known as a clean installation of Mac OS X though, … Read More [Read More…]

How to Clean Install OS X Yosemite

Most Mac users who are upgrading to OS X Yosemite should go through the Mac App Store and start the installation from there, it’s by far the easiest approach and it generally goes flawlessly. Some users like to perform what is known as a clean installation of Mac OS X though, which is essentially wiping … Read More

Clean Installing iOS 7.1 May Fix iPad Air Low Memory Crashes

Some iPad Air owners have been impacted by a persistent crashing issue, where either the entire device crashes and reboots, or, more commonly, where the Safari browser crashes and randomly quits. The Safari crashing issue is often repeatable by pointing Safari at several Javascript heavy web pages with numerous tabs open, or by opening a … Read More

This Week in Cult of Mac Magazine: Spring Clean Your Mac

This week Cult of Mac Magazine looks into why your Mac gets crufty and what you can do about it. You know how your friendly technician always tells you to just reboot the computer, but there’s got to be more…Read more ›    [Read More…]

Refresh Screen & Keyboard Kit Promises To Keep Your Mac Squeaky Clean [Review]

Refresh Complete Screen & Keyboard Cleaning Kit by Techlink Category: Cleaning Kit Works With: iMac, MacBook Price: £19.95 ($ 33.38) Chalk it up to the state of modern life if you want — where we’re much more comfortable looking at an iPhone…Read more ›    [Read More…]

Watch An iPad-Controlled Hoist Quickly Clean Up A Garage [Kickstarter]

https://d2pq0u4uni88oo.cloudfront.net/projects/757029/video-320614-h264_high.mp4 The myLIFTER is a Kickstarter project for a small-yet-powerful, Bluetooth-enabled winch controlled by an iOS app — and it’s loaded with all kinds of other ingenious features, like programmable distances and the ability to link a chain of myLIFTERS…Read more ›    [Read More…]

Atlas Carbon Headphones: Compact Design And Clean Sound For The Budget-Conscious Audiophile #BlackFriday [Deals]

I’ve had a chance to test a number of headphones throughout the past year, and have grown more fond of the more traditional “over-ear” headphones during that time. As a regular podcaster – and as the person who edits those…Read more ›    [Read More…]

How to Clean Install OS X Mavericks

How to Clean Install OS X Mavericks

The default solution for installing OS X Mavericks is to download it free from the App Store and then perform an upgrade from a previous version of Mac OS X, whether that’s from Mountain Lion or Snow Leopard. Upgrades are fast, efficient, and most important, very easy, and that’s the recommended option for the vast majority of Mac users. Nonetheless, some users may want  [Read More…]

Impatient? You Can Clean Install iOS 7 GM Right Now

iOS 7 logo Though you should be patient and wait a week for the official release of iOS 7 on the 18th, you technically don’t have to. For the incredibly impatient who don’t mind a few inconveniences, you can get a head start and update a compatible iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch to the iOS 7 GM build right now. Of course there’s a catch: you’ll have to download the iOS  [Read More…]

Clean Dust And Dirt Out Of Your iPhone 5 Camera With These Simple Tools [iOS Tips]

Mine isn't quite *this* bad.My iPhone 5 camera has gotten some grime inside it, and my pictures are all yucky because of it. I’ve procrastinated taking it to the Apple Store to get cleaned out because, hey, I’m busy lazy. Luckily, there’s a guy on YouTube who’s buddy had the same problem, and he put up a video showing […]

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