Miscellaneous Things You Need to Know About Macs
You can watch live TV on your Mac.
For all its multimedia glitz, none of the current Mac models, at least as of this writing, comes with a built-in television tuner. To be sure, you have more and more ways to catch up on TV on a computer nowadays, through numerous websites and streaming TV services such as Hulu and Netflix.
But some of you still like the idea of having your computer double as a television. Just because Apple hasn’t put a TV tuner in the Mac lately — yes, Apple did put TV tuners in some models dating back to the last century — you can add the capability thanks to third-party companies. Check out the various EyeTV options from Elgato Systems, sold in the Apple Store.