OS X 10.11 El Capitan Bugs and How to Fix Them

If you have not already upgraded to the new OS, experts recommend waiting... Reports of Bugs Apple recently released Mac OS X 10.11 El Capitan, and if you have not already upgraded to the new OS, experts recommend waiting until many of the bugs have been resolved. Many experts recommend waiting for a short period before upgrading, for almost all ...

Yosemite Fixes For Distorted Video in Adobe, Safari Performance Issues and More

[singlepic id=449 w= h= float=none]The have been a rash of problems with Apple’s new Yosemite upgrade. These will eventually get ironed out with software updates or with recommended workarounds. We will be going over the most common problems that some Mac users who have recently upgraded to Yosemite are experiencing. Additionally we will go over some fixes to these Mac …

Is MacKeeper Worth It?

    A lot of Mac users will proudly proclaim that their machines will never catch a virus. While this does have some truth to it, there are still plenty of security vulnerabilities in Macs (take the “Shellshock bug” from last month for example). There are a number of software security packages available, some of them free but most of …

How To Integrate Mac OS X With Windows Active Directory

Business IT administrators and service providers have been coming across more mixed environment network configurations where some users are on Macs and others are using Windows.  There can be some challenges in terms of getting both operating systems to play nice together but generally it is fairly easy to integrate them seamlessly in one IT network system.  

Tips and Tricks on Getting the Most Out of Apple’s New Mac OS Mavericks

OS X Mavericks, Apple’s newest operating system is named after a beach in California, and although it is not drastically different than Mountain Lion (OS X 10.8), Mac users can take advantage of many cool new features.  We will be discussing how you can tap into the new features Mavericks has to offer.

Is Apple Planning on Converging Mac OS X and iOS Into One OS?

  Recently there have been rumors of what the new Mac OS will look like in the future. Since the introduction of the iPhone, one argument that always comes up is that Apple should merge its desktop and mobile operating systems into a single product. Whether Apple will move to merge the operating systems or keep iOS and Mac OS …

iComputer Mac and PC Repair and IT Support at Thrive in Cherry Creek

      Open February 18th 2014 iComputer is delighted to announce that we will be opening a second location with our friends at Thrive Community in Cherry Creek Denver.  Thrive is a newly renovated   business workspace for professionals and entrepreneurs.  Thrive’s sleek and modern   business center and shared office at 201 Milwaukee Street in Denver is the perfect backdrop …

All You Need To Know To Master Mac OS Mavericks

                                                   Mavericks, a new operating system recently released by Apple, is a free software download for Mac users.       Some basic details about Mavericks are:   Mavericks will run on Apple computers from 2009 …

VMware Fusion 6 Professional vs. VMware Fusion 6

Which one is right for you? VMware has been overshadowed in the past by Parallels for running Windows virtual machines on the Mac OS, a mainly consumer market, consisting of home users. However VMware gained notoriety in the enterprise market for the past 15 years by providing professional level desktop and server virtualization software.  VMware’s focus is on providing virtualization tools ...

Parallels Desktop 9 vs. VMware Fusion 6

    Performance Test Results – Which One’s Better?   VMware and Parallels are the two leading products used today for Mac virtualization, hosting a different OS on a Mac than what the original computer hardware supports.  Both VMware and Parallels are based on hypervisor technology, which allows Mac users to run another 32- or 64-bit operating system in a virtual machine along with Mac OS X on a …