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20. August 2019

Instructions: How to download a complete macOS installer

If you want to install Mac OS X or macOS on an Apple Mac, you need the corresponding installation file - the so-called "Installer". I've already told you where you can download (older) Mac operating systems [...]
15. August 2019

According to EISA, Skylum Luminar 3 is “Best Image Editing Software” 2019/2020

Readers of this blog who are interested in photo editing on the Mac know the app: Luminar by Skylum. Thanks to functions that are supported by artificial intelligence (AI), the processing and adjustment of photos [...]
14. August 2019

Keka for Mac: Free, donation-financed macOS archiving program

The Keka app for Mac OS X and macOS is a flexible archiving program for the Apple computer. It can handle zip files by default, but there are a number of formats where you can click [...]
12. August 2019

ClipGrab for Mac: Download and convert YouTube videos

A few days ago I received a question from a reader asking about a Mac alternative for the Windows software "Ant" with which you can download and convert videos from YouTube on your Mac. Looking for […]
8. August 2019

WhatsApp: Maximum file size and file formats that can be sent

WhatsApp from Facebook is an instant messenger, i.e. a messaging app that transfers text, voice messages and files in real time. But what is the maximum file size for sending files on WhatsApp? And which […]
7. August 2019
Summer Sale 2019

Skylum Flash Sale: "Luminar 3" packages from 49 € for only 72 hours!

The software developer Skylum is now offering a special offer in the flash sale for 72 hours only. From today, August 7, 2019, at 14:00 p.m., you will find Luminar 3 on this promotion page as [...]
7. August 2019
DriveDx hard drive monitoring

DriveDx: View hard drive health on the Mac in detail

Only recently I came across the small tool "DriveDx" through a report in the English Macworld (here the download link). With this Mac app, internal and external hard drives can be monitored by the SMART status (Wiki) [...]
7. August 2019

Television over the Internet - IPTV, live stream, app and media library

TV over the Internet - if you want to stay up-to-date, just take a look or zap elsewhere away from the TV in the living room, you can use this type of TV offer. But how do the various IPTV offers differ [...]
2. August 2019

Universal driver USB overdrive for mice, trackballs, trackpads and joysticks on the Mac

A macOS driver is available free of charge under the name USB Overdrive, which not only supports mouse and keyboard, but also other input devices such as trackball, trackpad, joystick and co. The only important thing is that the peripherals have [...]
1. August 2019

chkrootkit - Mac Terminal scan for malware and keyloggers

A free tool for detecting rootkit and other malware is available under the name chkrootkit. It finds over 65 rootkits, worms and LKMs (Loadable Kernel Modules) on systems such as Mac OS X or macOS, [...]