Beyond Time Machine

Backing up Your Mac: Beyond Time Machine

Apple’s Time Machine is free, included in OS X, and easy to use for everyday backup and file restore tasks. You should definately use it! However, in a disaster recovery scenario there are more useful tools to consider such as Bombich Software’s Carbon Copy Cloner. Carbon Copy Cloner can be used to create a Bootable […]

Using Time Machine to Back-up Your Mac

Using Time Machine to Back-up Your Mac Time Machine backs up all of your files to an external hard drive or network storage location so you can restore them later or see how they looked in the past. Automatically! Need to see how a file looked last week or last month? With Time Machine, you […]

Buying a New Mac? …add More RAM and a Faster HD now!

Buying a New Mac? Get More RAM Now! As reported by WIRED Magazine in their 2012 story “The New MacBook Pro: Unfixable, Unhackable, Untenable”, in order to create the increasingly lighter and thinner products today’s Mac users crave, today’s Macs are less upgradable than ever before. In many current-model Macintosh computers, RAM is soldered directly onto the logic board with […]