Posts from the desk of OWC Chris S.
iOS 7 It’s Here!! It’s Here!! iOS 7 Is Here!!

Well, the moment you’ve been waiting for since WWDC is here: iOS 7 is now available for download! But before you upgrade your iDevice, make sure it’ll work on your model; nothing will put the brakes on iOS-Mania faster than finding out it won’t work for you. iOS 7 is compatible with the following:  iPhone…
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Globe-Bond Use Disk Images To Keep Private Data Private
I always figured I’d make a great secret agent. I’m a pretty good shot (at least with my Red Ryder BB gun), I’m nearly unnoticeable in a crowd (especially at “singles” events), and I know how to keep a...

Globe-Shield-USB Be Careful Where You Plug that USB Cable.
I really like my iPhone 5, but it feels like it’s always running low on power and I’m rushing to find an outlet so I can plug it in. Most of the time, I either plug it into the...

It makes sense, when you think about it. One Simple Tip To Improve Your iPhone Videos.
For the most part, if you know you’re going to be taking pictures or video, your best bet for high-quality results is to use the proper camera for the job. With that said, though, there are times when you’ll...

wwdc13 WWDC 2013 Keynote Highlights
Ever since Apple stopped attending the Macworld Expo, we’ve had to rely on various “Apple Events” during the year to get our fix of new Mac hardware. For the...

time_machine_flux Speed Time Machine Past 88MPH Over...
As far as backup strategies go, Time Machine is a pretty good addition to your backup strategy. You get hourly backups, can go back and retrieve accidentally-deleted files and...

Globe-DIY-231x300 Bouncing Back from Disaster – How...
Here at the OWC Blog, we’ve posted a lot of advice about backing up your data over the years. However, there’s one thing we’ve never explicitly talked about: how...

GlobeMaid An Easy Way to Clear Out...
Over the years, I’ve managed to amass a large amount of apps for my iOS devices. Some of them are really good and I use them daily. Others, I...

Globe-DIY-231x300 OS X 10.8.3 Now Offers Fusion...
We’ve been waiting and waiting for Apple to release the next version of OS X Mountain Lion in hopes that the next full version would have all the necessary...

prod_applemacpro2010 Apple to Stop Mac Pro Sales...
If you’re living in the European Union and you’re looking at getting a new Mac Pro, you’d better hurry. As of March 1, 2013, Apple will halt sales of...

Globe-FoilFix Shielding Resolves USB 3.0 Conflict with...
We’ve spoken quite a bit about the benefits of USB 3.0 in recent months. Its high rate of data transfer, backward compatibility with previous versions, and overall low cost...

timemachine_icon Apple’s Time Machine Bug May Ignore...
We’ve talked about backing up your data quite extensively here on the OWC Blog. We’ve talked about different backup strategies. We’ve discussed mirrored RAID devices like the NewerTech Guardian...