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How to Correctly Uninstall Affinity Photo from Your Mac

Can’t uninstall Affinity Photo by dragging it to the Trash? That’s a common problem that many Mac users encounter when trying to perform an uninstallation. If you run into problems in removing Affinity Photo or other apps, this post could help you out.

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What is Affinity Photo? It is a professional-level image editing software developed by Serif, an alternative to Adobe’s Photoshop and available for Mac, iOS and Windows.

Why some users report that they cannot drag the app icon to the Trash to uninstall Affinity Photo for Mac? That’s mostly because the app is still active on the system. And the fix is quite simple: to shut down Affinity Photo before trashing the icon.

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October 27, 2018 Uninstall Guides ,

Continuity Camera: Transfer Photos/Documents from Your iPhone to Mac

The latest macOS Mojave adds a new Continuity Camera feature, which allows users to quickly add photos and documents from iOS devices to Mac. If you have not tried this new functionality yet, read this post to know how to use the trick for your work.

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First of all, to use Continuity Camera feature requires the following conditions:

  1. Your Mac is using macOS Mojave and your iOS device is using iOS 12.
  2. Your Mac and iOS device have both Wi-Fi and Bluetooth turned on.
  3. Your Mac and iOS device are signed in to iCloud with the same Apple ID that is using two-factor authentication.

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October 26, 2018 Mac Tricks , ,

Adobe Confirms the Full Edition of Photoshop will be Available on iPad Next Year

Adobe announced on Monday that it will release a full version of its Photoshop editing software for the Apple iPad next year. Photoshop is currently available for the iPad, but it doesn’t offer the same functionality that it does on Mac or Windows computers.

Full Edition of Photoshop will be Available on iPad

Adobe unveiled the next generation of Adobe Creative Cloud apps today and says the new updates mark “a major inflection for the future of creativity.”

“We are unlocking a new level of creative potential by releasing more powerful tools, extending creativity beyond the desktop, and empowering creatives to thrive in new mediums like voice and augmented reality,” Adobe says.

The new Adobe Photoshop CC for the iPad delivers “all the power, performance, and precision of Photoshop reimagined for a modern touch and gesture-based interface.”

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October 16, 2018 Software Update ,

Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen Passed Away at the age of 65, Remembered by Bill Gates & many more

Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen passed away today at age 65 following complications from non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma, accordance with the report of CNBC. Allen earlier this month announced that he was again undergoing treatment for the cancer, which he was first treated for in 2009.

Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen Passed Away

Allen is an American inventor, archaeologist and philanthropist, and own 2 professional teams, including the NFL Seattle Seahawks and NBA Portland Trailblazers. Allen ranked among the world’s wealthiest individuals. As of Monday afternoon, he ranked 44th on Forbes’ 2018 list of billionaires with an estimated net worth of more than $20 billion.

Allen cofounded Microsoft in 1975 with Bill Gates. Allen left the company just 8 years later while being treated for Hodgkin’s lymphoma, though he remained a board member through 2000. In 2009, Allen began treatment for non-Hodgkin lymphoma, and it subsequently went into remission. Just two weeks ago, however, Allen said he was again undergoing treatment for the cancer.

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How to Uninstall/Reinstall iTunes on Your Mac

For certain Mac users, they may have never used some built-in software like Garageband or iTunes, and they are considering how to remove those unused apps to reclaim disk space. Well, you can safely uninstall the built-in apps you don’t want to keep on your Mac, yet it should be pointed out that the removal of Apple’s dedicated apps may require more manual steps, compared with uninstalling the third-party apps.

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If you are confused about how to uninstall iTunes from your Mac, check out this post and follow the proper steps below to get rid of iTunes and clean up its remnants.

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August 31, 2018 Uninstall Guides ,

Parallels 14 Launches with macOS Mojave Support

Parallels Desktop is a software providing hardware virtualization for Macintosh computers with Intel processors. On this Tuesday the vendor officially announces the release of Parallels 14 for Mac, a major update that brings support for macOS Mojave.

Parallels Desktop 14 is now compatible with macOS Mojave to run Windows 10 virtual machine. Dark Mode and Quick Look have been supported in the 14th version. Support for additional Mojave features, which are currently in development, will be tested, finalized and introduced around the forthcoming public release of Mojave.

Parallels 14 Launches with macOS Mojave Support

The latest version of Parallels Desktop also adds a slew of new features and improvements, including significant storage savings, faster launch times, improved graphics and the latest versions of Parallels Toolbox for Windows or Mac.

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August 25, 2018 Software Update , ,

Office 365 for Mac 2018 requires macOS Sierra or later

Office 365 for Mac 2018 requires macOS Sierra or later

In July Microsoft announced the Office 2019 for Mac Preview. Now the company confirmed in a blog post that the new features coming along with the new software will be available to Office 365 subscribers who are running macOS Sierra or higher.

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Apple Store Offers Obscura 2 Camera App for Free

Apple Store Offers Obscura 2 Camera App for Free

Are you a iPhone user and fan of photographing? If so, you may be interested in this news: Obscura 2 is currently available for free in a limited time through the official Apple Store app. In the App Store this app still charges for $5 for downloading.

Obscura 2 is an iPhone camera app published by independent developer Ben McCarthy. It was released two month ago as the next generation of the Obscura Camera. iPhone users can have advanced manual controls through its simple interface, such as changing the focus, exposure or ISO. In addition, Obscura 2 provides a bunch of filters to style photos and allows users to shoot and save images in RAW format.

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August 3, 2018 App Promotion , ,

Mozilla Trials Firefox Monitor for Data Breach Testing

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Late last month Mozilla announced a new security tool for its Firefox browser users. Labeled Firefox Monitor, this tool allows users to check if one of their accounts has been compromised in a data breach. Here’s how Mozilla explains the security tool:

We decided to address a growing need for account security by developing Firefox Monitor, a proposed security tool that is designed for everyone, but offers additional features for Firefox users. Visitors to the Firefox Monitor website will be able to check (by entering an email address) to see if their accounts were included in known data breaches, with details on sites and other sources of breaches and the types of personal data exposed in each breach. The site will offer recommendations on what to do in the case of a data breach, and how to help secure all accounts.

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