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Tips for Travelers: Staying Safe On Public Wi-Fi Networks

Rocket Yard Contributor Steve Sande is out of the country on a great adventure, so he’ll be providing readers with a lot of helpful tips over the next month that can help them use their tech gear confidently and safely anywhere. Current location: The meeting of the Amazon River and Atlantic Ocean Today’s Tips for…
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“To sleep, perchance to dream; ay, there’s the rub.” While neither Hamlet nor Shakespeare had computers available, the famous line from Hamlet’s soliloquy does describe a problem many Mac users have experienced: their Macs being in such a sound...

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With each new version of the Mac OS come new tips and tricks hidden away in the operating system. While new discoveries are fun to find and share with...

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Rocket Yard Contributor Steve Sande is out of the country now on a great adventure, so he’ll be providing readers with a lot of helpful tips over the next...

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Rocket Yard Contributor Steve Sande is heading out of the country soon for a great adventure, so he’ll be providing readers with a lot of helpful tips over the next...

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How often have you heard the phrase “make sure you have a backup”? In our tips and articles, we tend to dispense that advice often, usually just before providing...

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There’s an odd little problem with the macOS Calendar app that I’ve run into a number of times, both personally and during my years as a Mac consultant. Sometimes an event...

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Last week Adobe released the latest round of upgrades to the Creative Cloud suite (dubbed “CC 2017”). Adobe’s focus for this release is aimed squarely at refining user experience...