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 […]

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 […]