Archive for April 14th, 2016

by Tom Nelson

Apple’s portable lineup, including the MacBook, MacBook Pro, and MacBook Air, includes some of the most popular notebooks in the computing industry. This comes as no surprise to all of us here at About: Macs, but we also know there are many tips and tricks that make using a portable Mac even better.

To help you get the most out of your MacBook, MacBook Pro, or MacBook Air, we have complied this list of tips, which is a work in progress. Check back often for more tips.

What Really Happens When You Put Your Mac to Sleep?

Putting a portable Mac to sleep is such a common occurrence that few of us ever give it much thought. We just assume that sleep will help conserve the battery, and let us pick up right where we left off. But is that really what happens? You may be surprised.

Apple supports three different versions of sleep; each has its benefits and drawbacks, but few Mac users know which version of sleep their Macs are using. If you want to know the ins and outs of Macs and sleep, this is the place to start.

Read more on About: Macs.

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