Tag Archive: Stats


Monitor System Stats, CPU Temp, Fan Speed in Mac Notification Center

Many Mac users like to keep a watchful eye on their system stats, including processor utilization, memory usage, disk activity, network usage, CPU temperature, fan speed, and perhaps battery stats. The Activity Monitor Dock icon offers one way to do this, but it’s on a limited basis, so if you’d rather see all kinds of … Read More [Read More…]

Monitor System Stats, CPU Temp, Fan Speed in Mac Notification Center

Many Mac users like to keep a watchful eye on their system stats, including processor utilization, memory usage, disk activity, network usage, CPU temperature, fan speed, and perhaps battery stats. The Activity Monitor Dock icon offers one way to do this, but it’s on a limited basis, so if you’d rather see all kinds of … Read More

Is there an iPhone storage crunch coming? These stats say yes.

Apple’s refusal to upgrade the cheapest iPhone to 16GB could be leading to a crisis, and these stats just might prove it. When the iPhone 6 came out, Apple (un)pleasantly surprised everyone by only upgrading two of the three storage…Read more ›

iOS devices dominate online Christmas shopping stats

It was a great Christmas for iOS, according to new figures released by IBM, which monitored mobile traffic for online shopping over the holidays. What it discovered was that a massive 57.1 percent of online shopping via a mobile device…Read more ›

iPad comes first in Pornhub tablet stats

Apple has always been keen to point out that iOS users spend more time with their devices than those who choose Android, but what exactly are they doing with them? According to statistics from Pornhub, one of the biggest and most successful…Read more ›

Delve deeper into your Twitter stats with Birdbrain app

A lot of people I know used to use Birdbrain as their iOS Twitter client back in the day, but in recent times it’s fallen by the wayside due to a lack of updates. Well, it’s back — and it’s…Read more ›

Amazon Surges Past Apple In Streaming Video Stats

Amazon’s Prime Instant Video service is on fire in the United States — and that growth happened before Amazon even introduced its $ 99 Fire TV set-top box. According to a new report from online-video delivery and caching solutions provider Qwilt,…Read more ›

View Your Usage Stats And Track Your Unique Battery Needs [iOS Tips]

Battery Usage

Look, all these great tips for saving your iPhone battery are not very useful if they don’t apply to you. Your iPhone use is uniquely your own, and you really ought to get a handle on how your battery is affected as you apply the various strategies to help conserve power when you need it.

Otherwise, why bother, right? Here’s how to check your battery usage stats right on  [Read More…]

Apple’s Genius Bar Services Over 18 Million People A Year, And Other Crazy Stats

Every time you drop by your local Apple Store it’s probably crazy busy. Even when they haven’t launched a new product in months, the floors are always packed with people. Apple just opened its 374th and 375th retail stores this weekend in Canada.

While he was up in Canada, Jim Dalyrmple talked to Apple about the success of their retail operation and came away with some interesting statistics – like the  [Read More…]

Find the Frame Rate & Check Video Stats in iChat

Check Frame Rate and video Stats in iChat If you’re recording video chat or just troubleshooting problems with iChat, knowing the frame rate and other video statistics can be helpful information. From the Video menu, pull down to “Connection Doctor”, then select the “Statistics” option from the pull-down menu to see the window shown up top. The group under “Local” is your own Mac, and below will be the screen name  [Read More…]