I love that my macOS computer unlocks when I sit down. This little piece of magic is due to my Watch.
Backup your data.
In the aftermath of Harvey, in between the thoughts and prayers for all those affected, I have to wonder how many of them lost all the information on their computers. Today amist all the distruction, this is a small concern, but at some point it will come up. Backups are SO IMPORTANT!!!! We need to... Continue Reading →
Wired is still better, use it where you can.
In today's connected world most devices are wireless. Phones, tablets, TVs, laptops and gaming consoles. But if at all possible you should use a wired connection where you can.
Oh yeah…I can code!
I don't get to code as often as I use to. In fact, it feels that I haven't done much at all for the last 7-8 years. So, I set out to learn (remember) I can. The times, languages, and systems have changed, but the rules haven't. After many hours of working on some ideas,... Continue Reading →
The personal devices I use…
I have an iPhone, iPad, Mac Mini, Watch, TV and AirPods....I am all in on Apple products. Recently (today as a matter of fact), I have decided to put down the iPad. It's a great device and I use it daily, but do I need it. I have used once since the beginning and love... Continue Reading →
Yes, it is a SCAM!
Anyone who calls and says your computer has a virus is a liar and a thief.
The Switch to MacOS (OSX)
I have recently (April 2016) made the switch to MacOS (OSX 10.12). It has been an up hill learning experience for me. I have been using some form of Microsoft Windows for over 25 years. Many people are afraid of making this change, I know I was apprehensive myself. I have to say that over all... Continue Reading →
Backup your computer files. The only other option is losing everything.
This is the strangest topic I have to talk about. Everyone seems to know they need to backup their computer files, but hardly anyone knows if they are or if it's even working. So here is the answer....YES!!! You need to backup your computer. If you don't mind monthly fees and have no concerns about... Continue Reading →
First post from a Mac
Just bought a new Mac Mini for myself...
Custom designed computer
A friend asked for a custom build computer for her photo/video editing business. Her requirements were simple...SPEED, SPEED, SPEED. Using an Intel i7 processor, 16GB of ram, SSD hard drive and redundant 3.5 Terabyte data drives, not only did she get speed, but some peace of mind knowing her photos are safe from hardware failures.... Continue Reading →