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Top 5 Best PC-Only Features That Apple Should Copy

Oct 29th 2016 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Fix PC Free News | 0 Comment

Top 5 Best PC-Only Features That Apple Should Copy

The Apple versus PC debate has been stagnant over the past few years, with both sides entrenched in their respective tablet and desktop computer marketplaces. Neither side has any really killer features that are prompting either userbase to shift. Nevertheless, we’re PC fans here at Fix My PC Free. And we have consistently refused to switch to Mac over the years. Why? Well, there are still

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Apple Might Remove the Headphone Jack from the MacBook Pro

Sep 13th 2016 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Fix PC Free News | 0 Comment

Apple Might Remove the Headphone Jack from the MacBook Pro

Have you ever looked at your MacBook and thought, “I wish they made this thing thinner and took out the 3.5mm headphone jack”? If so, then Apple’s next generation MacBook may be the perfect computer for you. That’s right: Apple is reportedly considering removing the headphone jack from its laptops. Just like it removed the headphone jack from the iPhone 7 in a bid to increase wireless h

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Apple Will Pay You $200,000 If You Can Find Bugs in iOS and iCloud

Aug 15th 2016 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Fix PC Free News | 0 Comment

Apple Will Pay You $200,000 If You Can Find Bugs in iOS and iCloud

Apple recently launched a bug bounty program that can pay you a lot of money for finding flaws in Apple software and hardware. The program pays people up to $200,000 for finding iOS and iCloud bugs. The bounty program is starting off small but will slowly expand over time. The news was announced at this year’s Black Hat conference, where Apple stated that they were launching a bug bount

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US Department of Homeland Security Warns Windows Users to Uninstall QuickTime Immediately

Apr 16th 2016 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Software Fixes | 0 Comment

US Department of Homeland Security Warns Windows Users to Uninstall QuickTime Immediately

Windows users are being told this week to immediately uninstall Apple’s QuickTime video player. That warning comes from the US Department of Homeland Security, which made the announcement in partnership with a top cybersecurity firm. The warning claims that two serious bugs have been found in the QuickTime video player that significantly compromise the security of your Windows computer.

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Apple is Getting Sued Over Error 53

Feb 14th 2016 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog PC Protection News | 0 Comment

Apple is Getting Sued Over Error 53

Apple recently admitted that it will remotely shut down your iPhone if you use a third party repair service. And now, Apple is facing a class action lawsuit over that issue. The lawsuit involves the infamous Error 53 controversy. Users have been complaining about a mysterious Error 53 problem since mid-2015. Apple refused to explain the issue until earlier this year, when they explained that th

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iPhone 7 Rumor Roundup: Waterproofing, 4 Inch Screens, and More

Nov 22nd 2015 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Mac | 0 Comment

iPhone 7 Rumor Roundup: Waterproofing, 4 Inch Screens, and More

The iPhone 6S was just recently released within the last month, but that hasn’t stopped people from wildly speculating about next year’s inevitable iPhone 7. What does Apple have in store for the next version of their flagship phone? Find out today in our iPhone 7 rumor roundup. Waterproofing Apple has always favored sexy design over practical case design, which is why iPhones have never

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Tim Cook Calls iPad Pro the Final Nail in PC’s Coffin

Nov 10th 2015 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Mac Mobile | 0 Comment

Tim Cook Calls iPad Pro the Final Nail in PC’s Coffin

Apple CEO Tim Cook made a controversial statement earlier today when he claimed that the iPad Pro – which is a worse-performing, more expensive version of virtually every tablet on the market today – will be the final nail in the PC’s coffin. Cook believes that with the iPad Pro on the market, nobody needs a PC any longer. Cook revealed that information in an interview by the Telegraph:

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New Report Claims Apple Doesn’t Want to Speed Up Your Mac

Jun 13th 2015 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Computer Help | 0 Comment

New Report Claims Apple Doesn’t Want to Speed Up Your Mac

If you ask someone why they like their Mac, they’ll probably tell you they like how fast it is. But a new report argues that Apple doesn’t want you to enjoy fast performance on your Mac. What’s up with that? Well, the report was released in anticipation of the launch of Mac OS X El Capitan, which is the new update to Apple’s desktop operating system. The report was published on PC

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New Exploit Leaves Macs Permanently Vulnerable to Backdoor Attack

Jun 9th 2015 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Miscellaneous | 0 Comment

New Exploit Leaves Macs Permanently Vulnerable to Backdoor Attack

A new exploit has been discovered working on older Macs. That exploit lets hackers remotely overwrite the firmware that boots up the machine, letting attackers control vulnerable devices from the moment you start up the computer – even if it’s been reformatted. The exploit was announced by OS X security researcher Pedro Vilaca, who claims that the attack affects Macs shipped before the midd

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New MacBook Reportedly Runs Windows 10 “Unequivocally Better” than OS X

May 23rd 2015 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Windows 10 | 0 Comment

New MacBook Reportedly Runs Windows 10 “Unequivocally Better” than OS X

When Apple makes new hardware, that hardware is built from the ground up to run Apple software. That’s why many people are surprised about a new report claiming that Windows 10 runs “unequivocally better” on the new MacBook than OS X. That report comes from Alex King, a computer science student at Tufts University. He purchased a 2015 MacBook a little over a month ago. After buying the

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