contacts and vcard icons TECH TIP: Managing Your “My Card” in macOS Contacts
macOS’s Contacts app automatically creates a contact card for you—your me card—when you set up your Mac. Information on your vCard — such as your name, email address, or picture (if you add one) — can be used in...

macOS Big Sur 6 Impressive Features of macOS 11 Big Sur Beta
The Rocket Yard recently featured an article in which I described some of the issues I ran into while installing Developer Beta 1 of macOS 11 Big Sur. When I was unsuccessful in installing the beta onto an external...

macOS Big Sur Adventures in Installing macOS 11 Big Sur Developer Beta
Once the dust has settled from the excitement of the annual Apple Worldwide Developer Conference (WWDC), it’s always time to start loading beta operating systems just to see how current apps work with them. If you only have one...

space gray macbook pro and printer icon with a dotted arrow between How to Connect a USB Printer in macOS
The default printer in macOS is the one selected when the Print dialog opens. If there’s “No printer selected” in the Print dialog, you’ll need to add a new printer. For most USB printers, you just need to update...