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What is Chrome Helper on Mac and why is it causing high CPU usage?

What is Chrome Helper on Mac and why is it causing high CPU usage?

As good as it is, Google Chrome is still a big memory problem. All of its positives aside, Chrome’s continued bloat with new features and extensions over the years often puts unnecessary strain on your system resources. Chrome Helper, in particular, often seems to be the centerpiece of browser’s memory usage. What is Chrome Helper …

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How to automate repetitive macOS tasks with Automator

How to automate repetitive macOS tasks with Automator

Do you find yourself doing the same monotonous tasks over and over again? In this tutorial, I’ll show you how to use automator to automate 5 of those frustrating and repetitive tasks that take way too long in macOS. Related: How to use Automator in macOS 1. Convert PDF to plain text PDFs are basically …

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Apple Buying Guide: When to Buy Apple Products

Apple Buying Guide: When to Buy Apple Products

With Apple’s WWDC 2020 in the rearview mirror, anticipation may begin to rebuild for the rest of the year and new Apple hardware. As is usually the case, Apple is rolling out its latest software updates this summer and releasing new hardware in the fall. Along with this, there are many questions about when is …

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9 hidden customization settings to get the most out of your Mac

9 hidden customization settings to get the most out of your Mac

There are many features of macOS that are unknown to many. In some cases, a macOS user can wait years before making a new discovery. In other words, until you’ve read some of the best hidden customization settings in macOS to help you get the most out of your Mac. 1. Cleaning up system preferences …

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