Tag Archives: iCloud
iCloud Photo Sharing or My Photo...
Apple offers iCloud Photo Sharing and My Photo Stream on its various devices. Do you need both? If not, which one is best for you? With My Photo Stream, you...

macOS Mojave Kills Back to My...
Back to My Mac is an iCloud feature that allows users to network remotely with other Macs. We’ve written at length about the benefits of the Back to My...

Mac’s Hidden Daemons: Should You Be...
The Mac, and for that matter most computing platforms, are just chock full of daemons. Daemons, not to be confused with demons, are usually small programs that run in...


This is What Apple Sends You...
Privacy is a big topic right now, especially with the European Union’s recent move to enforcing the General...

Commentary: What I Want in the...
In just less than two months, Apple holds its annual World Wide Developer Conference. At WWDC 2018, we expect to see what’s new for all of Apple’s operating systems...

macOS Server Will Lose Many Services...
Last summer, the Rocket Yard ran a 7-part series on macOS Server and how it could be used to provide a variety of services — calendar, contacts, mail, messages...


Tech 101: Preparing a Mac For...
There comes a time in the life of just about every Mac where its usefulness has become limited or it will be too expensive to repair or update, so...

Mac 101: Customizing Finder Views, Part...
The Finder is the operating system’s default file manager for viewing and working with the Mac’s filing system. It allows us to easily see and work with the hierarchical...

A Complete Guide to Universal Clipboard...
Are you familiar with Universal Clipboard? It’s a feature of Apple’s Continuity initiative, making it possible to copy text, photos and videos from one Mac to paste them to...

How to Fix and Avoid the...
A few weeks ago, we looked at How to Fix and Avoid the Most Common Mac Error Messages. One of the issues we ran into was which problems we...