Tag Archives: Performance
This mid-2012 MacBook Pro is a deal at $749... Writer Gives 2009 MacBook Pro a...
OWC has the upgrades to give nearly any Mac a performance boost and significantly extend its lifespan. Benjamin Rockwell and Keith Sedor from Computer Talk Radio recently sought to give...

How to Optimize the ‘Big Four’...
I’m pretty sure my web browser (Safari) is the most often used app on my Mac, though it could also be my mail client (Apple Mail). Both are always...

Thunderbolt 3 & USB-C Cables: Not...
Have you found yourself wondering what the differences between Thunderbolt 3 and USB-C cables are? On the surface, they can appear to be identical. However, their capabilities are anything...

Rocket Yard Guide: Six Easy DIY...
Maybe you use your Mac for demanding 4K video editing sessions or for complex graphic design projects. Maybe you only use it for simple web browsing, social media and...


Mac Battle: Workstation Shootout Pits iMac...
Recently, the Rocket Yard tested the Late 2015 27” iMac with Retina 5K display with different memory configurations to show the huge performance gains that can be achieved with...

ONSONG: The Complete Solution for Lyrics...
Note: The following is part of our Creative Tech series. Creative Tech aims to educate and inform creative professionals about the ways technology can enhance their creative work experience....

Make Your MacBook Air or Retina...
Lugging your laptop to class is much easier than it was even just five years ago. There is no shortage of slim, yet powerful, machines available including the ultra-light...

Get New Performance For the New...
People change a lot through four years of high school, or through four (or five or six…) years of college. Interests change. Majors change. It’s a natural part of...


Further Fusion Testing
Since Apple released their Fusion Drive, there have been a lot blogs focused on how to make a DIY (Do it Yourself) Fusion Drive for non-Fusion-Drive-equipped macs, but very...

My First Two Days With Data...
By Aaron Sumner, Guest Blogger I just replaced my MacBook Pro’s original 350 GB hard drive with a 240 GB solid state drive from Other World Computing, installed with...