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How to Clear the Google Chrome Cache on Windows or Mac

Here’s how you can clear the cache in Google Chrome on Windows or Mac and free some storage space on your computer’s hard drive. When you visit websites using Google Chrome, it automatically caches certain files on that page such as images, CSS stylings, JavaScript files, and so on. This allows the browser the load the page much faster the next time you visit it as most files are pre-stored (cached)...

How to Start Mac in Safe Mode to Troubleshoot Problems

Here’s how you can start Mac in safe mode to troubleshoot any issues that you’re facing. Just like windows, macOS also comes with a Safe Mode feature that is designed for troubleshooting purposes. When you boot your Mac in Safe Mode, all third-party programs and hardware drivers are disabled and only the extensions that are required for booting are loaded. Safe mode is usually used to troubleshoot...

How to Fix “http-win.cpp:158 Peer cetificate cannot be authenticated” Error in Cydia Impactor [Updated]

Here is how you can fix the Cydia Impactor error “http-win.cpp:158 Peer cetificate cannot be authenticated with given CA certificates SSL”. Update: Cydia Impactor has been updated to version 0.9.39 to fix this issue. Please update to the latest version. Cydia Impactor is a very useful software that allows unsigned iOS apps to be installed on a non-jailbroken iOS device. This means that if you have...

How to Install macOS Sierra 10.12 on Windows using VMware Virtual Machine

Here’s a step by step guide to download and install macOS Sierra on Windows using VMware virtual machine. VMware is a virtualization software that allows multiple operating systems to run on a single machine. On a Windows machine, it means that you can install any operating system that is originally not supported such as macOS Sierra 10.12. Some of you might want to install macOS on your Windows machine...

How to Turn Off Push Notification Prompts from Websites in Chrome or Safari

Here’s how you can disable and stop websites from displaying permission popup for push notifications in Chrome or Safari on Mac. When you browse certain websites using Chrome or Safari, you may receive a prompt from that website requesting for permission to send you push notifications on Mac. These push notifications are usually used to send the latest news and blog posts to your mac. If you find these...

How to Disable Website Push Notifications on Mac

In this tutorial, we will show you how to disable and stop receiving push notifications from websites on Mac. Certain browsers such as Safari and Google Chrome allow websites to ask for permission for sending push notifications to your Mac. Push notifications are usually used by blogs and news websites to notify you of the latest articles and news. Some websites can misuse this feature and send you too many...

How to Turn Off Notifications for Individual Apps in Mac

Notifications are a good way of staying up-to-date with the latest relevant information. You can enable notifications for apps as well as websites so that you’ll be notified of anything that is important. Despite the importance of notifications, sometimes it can get extremely annoying. Apps will abuse this feature to spam you with unimportant messages, but luckily, Apple has provided an easy way to disable notifications...

How to Enable Night Shift on Mac with macOS Sierra 10.12.4 or Later

Here’s how you can configure and enable Night Shift on Mac with macOS Sierra 10.12.4 or later. The macOS Sierra 10.12.4 update adds the Night Shift feature which was first introduced in iOS 10. As of this writing, Apple has released macOS Sierra 10.12.4 beta 2 to public beta testers which comes with the new Night Shift mode and a couple of other enhancements. Night Shift aims to reduce the strain on...

How to Extract and Open RAR Files on Mac

In this tutorial, we will show you how to extract and open RAR files on Mac. A RAR file is a single package that contains one or more compressed files within it. Unlike ZIP, RAR files cannot be extracted and opened on a Mac. ZIP files can be extracted by simply double clicking on them, but when you attempt to open a RAR file in the same way, it doesn’t work. Apple supports a number of archive file formats...

Apple Will Cut Laptop Production by 16% and Discontinue the Macbook Air, Says IHS Research Firm

Apple’s recent filings revealed that the company fell short of its own annual sales and profit goals for the first time in 15 years. The decline in sales also affected CEO Tim Cook’s compensation as well as a number of other high-level executives working for the company. The drop in 2016 sales may have been the result of customers being disappointed with the new iPhone 7, but the launch of...