Tag Archives: Time Machine
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...

Data Privacy Day: Keep Your Data...
Have you ever wondered what would happen if your Mac were lost or stolen? Your first thoughts may be about the inconvenience, or the expense of replacement. But when...

Tips for Travelers: Backups on the...
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...


Tech 101: Explaining the New Apple...
Update 01/25: APFS (Apple File System) comes to iOS with Update 10.3 Without a file system, your Mac, iPhone, iPad or even your Apple Watch would not work. A file system...

Time Machine icon Rocket Yard Guide: Everything You Need...
On rare occasions, powering up your Mac may result in…problems. Rather than watching OS X load and present you with the familiar login screen, you may watch your Mac reboot...

Are Your Tunes Safe? Apple and...
*UPDATE: Just after this post was published, Apple released OS X 10.11.5 and iTunes 12.4. Apple does not say whether or not iTunes 12.4 has alleviated any issues, but...

Yes, You Can Use One Drive...
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...


Bootable Backups: A Key Part of...
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...

An Easy Way To Start Backing...
Every March 31 is World Backup Day, and during the month of April the Rocket Yard will be filled with articles on how to keep data safely backed up a...

Spend ‘Back to the Future Day’...
It’s a day that’s been nearly 26 years in the making. It’s a day that was supposed to feature self-tying shoelaces (nope), hoverboards (kind of), and a Cubs World...

Time Machine icon Time Machine: What It Is, How...
Whether you’re new to the Mac platform or have been using it for years, there’s one feature built into Mac OS X that you should not only know about,...