Tech Tips
How to Add a Smart Folder...
Smart folders and the Dock just seem to be made for each other. You can configure a smart folder to display just the files or folders that meet your...

Quick Tip: How to ‘Accept’ an...
After I bought my new iMac (and stuffed it with memory from OWC) I decided to start fresh instead of simply transferring all my data over from my older...

In the Vault: How to Encrypt...
With macOS, it’s (relatively) easy to encrypt files — that is, you can translate your data into a secret code so others can’t view it without your permission.  ...

Backup Month: How to Fine-Tune iOS...
April is Backup Month, and though we often focus on Mac backups, it’s equally important to remember to keep your mobile devices backed up as well. In today’s post,...

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...

Happy World Backup Day! Are All...
World Backup Day is here again! Held the day before April Fool’s Day, World Backup Day is a worldwide effort to remind computer users of the importance of making...

Check Out the 2019 iMac 5K...
Watch OWC Nick and OWC Chris as they install and test 128GB of OWC Memory on the 2019 iMac 5K. The iMac 5K is limited by the factory to...

macOS High Sierra Siri icon How to use Siri to find...
You can use Siri, Apple’s “personal digital assistant,” to find files on your Mac (and other places). This comes in handy when you can’t remember the full name of...

Two Ways to connect AirPlay 2...
If you have speakers that are designed to be used with Apple’s AirPlay technology, here’s how you connect them to a Mac. But you may ask, “What is AirPlay...

macOS 101: What’s in the Utility...
Have you ever wondered what’s stored in your Mac’s Utilities folder? This folder contains apps that are used to perform a number of interesting chores, from providing basic information...

Three Reasons Mac Fanatics Have an...
When it comes to computers, many would say that Mac fanatics have an easier, more enjoyable life. Since nobody can escape using a computer today, whether it’s a laptop...

macOS 101: What’s in the Utility...
The utility folder is chock full of handy apps that perform a wide spectrum of tasks, from monitoring the performance of your Mac to giving your Mac a voice....