Tag Archive: Utility

How to clean up and speed up your Mac without risk

Speed up and clean up your Mac in few easy steps! Now it’s officially spring and thus time for spring cleaning. When the house or apartment is finished, you might want to start to clean up your Mac. This guide helps you optimize and increase the speed on you Mac – without taking significant risk. …

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gfxCardStatus – a tool for switching gfx card status

Easy tool for controlling the gfx Card Status

gfxCardStatus is a free utility for Mac that allows the user to see the status and change the settings of the graphics card. This is relevant on newer Macs with both integrated and discrete videocards. Those new MacBooks (currently 15” and 17” MacBook Pros) are able to switch graphics card depending on what’s currently required. …

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Caffeine – keeps your Mac awake

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Caffeine is one of my favourite utilities for Mac. It’s a very simple and lightweight piece of software, which purpose is to prevent you Mac from going to sleep and to prevent the brightness of the screen being reduced if you haven’t touched the keyboard in a minute or two. It’s very easy to use …

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