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Some people are crazy about classic cars. Others are dazzled by diamonds. Us? We\’re M-A-D about Macs! We love to share OS X tips and tricks, our favourite Mac apps and Mac kit, and anything else we can find that\’s made to make your Mac even more marvellous. So whether this is your first Mac, or you\’ve been using them from the start, you\’re bound to find something here to help you augment your skills, enrich your Mac experience, or help you troubleshoot issues.

Auto-open at login

Dock showing menu to set up auto-open at login

Having your frequently-used apps, files, folders and even external hard drives open at login can save time and clicks, especially if you get frequent power cuts or like to turn your Mac off at night.

DesignaKnit8 (for Windows!)

The DesignaKnit 8 Splash Screen

If you love designing knitwear DesignaKnit 8 is the best software there is. You might just think it’s a good reason to install Windows on your Mac…

Using Harman Kardon SoundSticks Wireless with your Mac

Harman Kardon SoundSticks with woofer.

Setting up your Harman Kardon SoundSticks Wireless with your Mac is quite straightforward, but if you haven’t done it before you may need a little guidance. So here it is!

Harman Kardon SoundSticks Wireless

Harmon Kardon SoundSticks Wireless on glass table.

I ❤️ my Harmon Kardon SoundSticks Wireless. But just because they’re wireless, it doesn’t mean they don’t have cables…

AppZapper – the uninstaller Apple forgot!

Screenshot showing how AppZapper zaps apps!

Dragging unwanted apps to the Trash to get rid of them leaves behind hidden files that will eventually take up lots of space on your Mac. There are plenty of app uninstallers to help you do the job properly. AppZapper 1 was always my favourite. AppZapper 2 is even better and is still the best of the bunch.