macOS Catalina Tips, Tricks, and More
macOS Catalina includes a number of new features, new ways to perform tasks, and of course a few hidden features and tricks, not all of which have been discovered yet. Of course, that’s what we expect from a new...

Bow River near Banff, Alberta, Canada. Photo ©2019, Steven Sande Tips for Travelers 2019: Packing Tech for a Trip
This is the second in a series of articles from the Rocket Yard to help you enjoy your tech equipment while you’re on a trip, either for business or (hopefully) pleasure. The series began with Tips for Travelers 2019:...

More Tips for Mojave’s Screenshot App
With the release of macOS Mojave, the ability to take screenshots underwent a bit of a change. Gone is the old Grab screenshot utility; in its place is the new and improved Screenshot app. And while the new Screenshot...

Tech 101: Tips to Extend the Life of Your Mac
Do you keep your Macs for longer periods of time than do most of your friends? I’ve been accused of hoarding my old Macs; for example, keeping an original 2006 Mac Pro running long after it should have been...

The Rocket Yard Unboxes the New Apple AirPods
Apple’s long-awaited and often-delayed wireless AirPods headphones were finally made widely available this week after their Sept. 7 announcement. The Rocket Yard was able to get its hands on a pair for an unboxing, first impressions and a quick...