macOS: What is Purgeable Storage on Your Hard Drive?

On episode 695 of Mac Geek Gab listener Todd had a question about macOS. What is purgeable storage, and is there a way to manually clear it out and reclaim storage space? Purgeable Storage There are a bunch of features introduced in macOS Sierra about reclaiming hard drive space. A lot stuff doesn’t need to stick around, like log files, app installers, or duplicate files. … Continue reading macOS: What is Purgeable Storage on Your Hard Drive?

How to create a private LAN for Mac hardware devices

Apple has long had robust networking support in macOS, allowing many different kinds of network interfaces to be connected at once, including multiples of the same kind (like ethernet), network adapters plugging into to interfaces (like ethernet over Thunderbolt and ethernet over USB-C), and multiple simultaneous internet connections. But Macworld reader Steven can’t get a particular installation to work that he needs for speed for … Continue reading How to create a private LAN for Mac hardware devices

Graphtec CE Lite-50 Cutter Plotter

http://www.uscutter.com/Graphtec-CE-LITE-50-20in-Cutting-Plotter Graphtec CE LITE-50 20in Cutting Plotter Included Items: New Graphtec 20″ CE LITE-50 Cutting Plotter Roll Media Stocker Cutting Blade Set (Includes 1 Standard & 1 Long) Media Carrier Sheet (330 mm/ 13″ wide) Software Graphtec Pro Studio for Windows 10/8.1/8/7 (3 License Keys) Graphtec Studio for Mac OS X 10.6 – macOS 10.12 (Sierra) Cutting Master 4 Adobe Illustrator and CorelDRAW plug-in software … Continue reading Graphtec CE Lite-50 Cutter Plotter

Graphtec CE Lite-50 Contour Cutting

http://www.uscutter.com/Graphtec-CE-LITE-50-20in-Cutting-Plotter Contour cut around printed images to create labels, card inserts and other designs. Graphtec CE LITE-50 20in Cutting Plotter Included Items: New Graphtec 20″ CE LITE-50 Cutting Plotter Roll Media Stocker Cutting Blade Set (Includes 1 Standard & 1 Long) Media Carrier Sheet (330 mm/ 13″ wide) Software Graphtec Pro Studio for Windows 10/8.1/8/7 (3 License Keys) Graphtec Studio for Mac OS X 10.6 … Continue reading Graphtec CE Lite-50 Contour Cutting

How to clear cache on iPhone or iPad: Get a speed boost

The iPhone and iPad are user-friendly devices, but iOS still gets clogged up over time with unwanted files and memory hogs. This can slow your device down. In this article, we’re going to look at how to clean out the cache, the junk and the memory-clogging files on your iPhone and get it to run a bit faster. Giving your Apple device a spring clean … Continue reading How to clear cache on iPhone or iPad: Get a speed boost