Tag Archives: Backup
How to Install the New macOS...
I’ve always enjoyed working with the latest releases of the Mac OS. Although Apple tends not to release new major versions of the Mac OS until the fall of...

WWDC Preview: How to Get Ready...
Every summer, Apple announces a new version of the Mac OS (now called macOS) at the Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC). Along with highlighting what’s new and improved in the...

Tech in a Minute: How to...
Did you know that only 36 percent of computer users back up their data on a regular basis? Let’s move the needle on that stat, and start getting more...

Migration Assistant: The Easy Way to...
The anticipation of purchasing a new Mac is sometimes tempered by the realization that at some point, you’re going to have to move the data from your old Mac...


Tech 101: Everything You Need to...
You’ve been diligent about maintaining up-to-date backups of your Mac’s data by using Time Machine, but there’s a nagging worry in the back of your mind. How do you...

Final Garage Sale of the Year...
MacSales.com has already put together a substantial list of gift and stocking stuffer ideas for the holiday season, but fortunately there was time for one last Garage Sale before...

Rocket Yard Catches Up, Talks Environment...
The MaiTai Cabarete Freestyle Invitational, sponsored by OWC, kicked off this summer, crowing new champions in the men’s and women’s division. The inaugural kiteboarding freestyle competition was a huge...


Photography Team Relies on OWC Envoy...
Noted photographer Lynette Kent and her partner, Rick Redfern, know there is nothing more thrilling than experiencing nature up close and personal. For the ultimate adventure, they recently traveled...

Why Hard Drives Fail and Why...
Like death and taxes, there’s one more thing that’s an absolute in life – all hard disk drives (HDDs) will eventually fail. It’s not a matter of “if” the drive...

Backup Month: Don’t Forget To Back...
During April, the Rocket Yard focuses on the importance of backups to an overall data security plan. Previously, we discussed how to use the Time Machine app built into OS X to...