Steve Brown

Synchronising Passwords Between macOS, Android and iOS

LastPass Demo Screen Image

Trying to remember passwords on the amazing number of websites these days is just about impossible – which tends to lead people into choosing insecure passwords that they can remember, and worse, they then use the same password across all the different sites. Sometimes, even internet banking and eBay, PayPal and so on share the …

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WhatsApp for Mac

If you’re looking for cross-platform messaging so you can chat with all your friends and contacts but have friends who are on iOS whilst some are on Android and others on PC or Mac, it’s hard to go past WhatsApp.

Fix Microsoft Mouse Bluetooth Disconnects When Using Bluetooth Speakers too

I’ve recently upgraded my MacBook Pro to a shiny new 2015 model running OSX El Capitan. Around the same time I bought a Microsoft Designer Bluetooth mouse (part of the reason I upgraded my MBP was because the Microsoft mouse required Bluetooth 4.0 – which didn’t work on my 2009 MBP) – and most of …

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4 Apps to Clean Up Your Mac and Keep It Running Tip Top

OSX is very good at keeping itself clean, when compared to all the registry cruft that can occur with Windows – mostly due to not having a registry that gets filled up. But instead, OSX keeps configuration data in separate folders, often in the hidden Library folder. Uninstalling Applications Application uninstall in OSX is very …

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