Tag Archives: Backup
Report: Apple May Be Unable to...
While we have taken a deep dive into the specs and features of the 2018 MacBook Pro with Touch Bar, a recent discovery might fundamentally change how owners handle data...

Mac 101: Learn the Power of...
You may not have heard of rsync; it’s a file transfer and synchronization program that’s often used to create elaborate and complex backup systems. Written for Unix operating systems,...

Take a Test Drive: How to...
Sometime this summer, macOS Mojave will be made available to participants in the Apple Beta Software Program. Since the Beta Software Program is open to anyone who wishes to...

Mac Upgrade Tips Vol. 2 –...
Join Chris in this second installment of this video series as he provides sage advice to those upgrading their computers for the first time. For Part 1 of this...


Mac Performance Guide: Don’t Only Rely...
At the Rocket Yard, we’re constantly reminding our readers about the importance of having proper protection for their data. Disaster can strike anytime and anywhere, so it’s crucial that your most...

Spin Class: Five of the Best...
“We still have a lot of life left in us” may be the refrain you hear from spinning hard drives when you’re browsing online stores for your storage needs. While...

Three Years After Setup, SoftRAID 4...
In January 2014, Nigel Hobden configured a Mac Pro 5.1, running Mac OS 10.8.5 (Mountain Lion), for Phil Legg and the team at FutureProof Records. Futureproof Records and Promotions —...

Safe Mode & Single-User Mode: What...
Safe mode and single-user mode are two of the special start-up modes that your Mac can be powered up to. They’re often used to troubleshoot issues a Mac may...


Guest Article: How to Bulletproof Your...
Backing up your hard drive is one of those tasks that rates somewhere between flossing your teeth and checking the air in your tires, it’s a necessity that can...

Pro Tools Expert Praises ‘Solid, Well...
For creative workflows, project archives, and system backups, the next generation Mercury Elite Pro Dual with Thunderbolt 2 technology is the perfect RAID solution. Inside The Elite Pro Dual...

How to Install the New macOS...
I’ve always enjoyed working with the latest releases of the Mac OS. Although Apple tends not to release new major versions of the Mac OS until the fall of...

WWDC Preview: How to Get Ready...
Every summer, Apple announces a new version of the Mac OS (now called macOS) at the Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC). Along with highlighting what’s new and improved in the...