DiskMaker X 6 Installer Screen Create a Bootable macOS Sierra Install Drive with DiskMakerX
UPDATE 09/2018: Create a Bootable macOS Mojave Install Drive with DiskMaker X 8 UPDATE 09/2017: Create a Bootable macOS High Sierra Install Drive with DiskMaker X 7 Apple has made macOS installations (and those for Mac OS X before it) as...

How To Get Ready For macOS Sierra
Mac owners — Tuesday, September 20 is the day you’ve been waiting for.  At around 10 AM PT, we should see the release of macOS Sierra to the general public. This post is designed to make sure that you and...

Apple Announces Sept. 20 Release for macOS Sierra
Apple has officially announced a Sept. 20 release date for macOS Sierra. While the announcement didn’t come at today’s big event, Apple did make it official on its website. The new operating system is the first to ditch the OS...

macOS Sierra Preview: Using Siri on the Mac
In the Rocket Yard’s first look at macOS Sierra, one of the standout features I looked at was Siri on the Mac. Several readers here and on another blog I write for have asked me point-blank just how useful...

Setting up Siri Rocket Yard Guide: How To Install macOS Sierra Public Beta
Judging from the response to my earlier post highlighting some of the standout features in the first public beta of macOS Sierra, there’s a lot of interest in the upcoming Mac operating system. In this article, I’ll describe how...

macOS Sierra Public Beta First Impressions: Taking macOS Sierra Public Beta for a Test Drive
Apple surprised many people last month when it announced during the Worldwide Developer Conference keynote address that its desktop/laptop operating system would be renamed macOS. Fortunately, they’re keeping the theme of California locations and landmarks for naming the new...

Tech 101: Spoofing a MAC Address in macOS High Sierra
In this article, we’ll show you how to spoof a MAC address on a macOS computer running High Sierra. This is a technique for changing the factory-assigned physical Media Access Control (MAC) address of a network interface on a...