Tag Archives: Touch Bar
A Quick Look at Apple’s Updated...
Kicking off the back-to-school season, Apple today announced updates to the MacBook Air and 13-inch MacBook Pro, as well as announcing special student pricing and a promotion that should...

TipOff 🚀 TipOff #17: Change What Your...
If you happen to have a MacBook Pro with a Touch Bar (most models 2016 and later), you may be wondering where to find the options to change what...

Microsoft Edge Logo Microsoft Edge Web Browser Comes to...
This week Microsoft announced the first preview build of its Microsoft Edge web browser for macOS. Built on a Chromium open-source foundation, Microsoft says developers “can expect a consistent rendering...

Decade of Upgrade: How to Enhance...
By no means was the Mac created in 2008. Apple’s family of personal computers began all the way back in 1984 with the Macintosh and was re-branded as Mac...


Tech Tip: How to Force Restart...
I have a very embarrassing admission to make: after 33 years of being a Mac user, I was completely stumped when I recently tried to force quit and restart...

Unboxing & Looking Inside the 2017...
Continuing the Rocket Yard’s unboxing and teardown of the new Macs that Apple announced at WWDC 2017, we take a close look at the 2017 15-inch MacBook Pro. More Unboxings/Teardowns...

Rocket Yard Video: 2017 MacBook, MacBook...
While Apple made the most headlines at last week’s WWDC keynote address talking about the iMac Pro and improvements to its current iMac lineup, the company also quietly refreshed...

Video Commentary: Thinking Differently on 2016...
In October 2016, Apple announced new MacBook Pro models featuring an all new thinner design, a controversial decision to replace all the ports with Thunderbolt 3 USB-C ports, and a much higher pricing...


Video Commentary: Thinking Differently on 2016...
In October 2016, Apple announced new MacBook Pro models featuring an all new thinner design, a controversial decision to replace all the ports with Thunderbolt 3 USB-C ports, and a...

macOS in Review: A Look at...
The macOS Sierra release on September 20th, 2016 marked a few milestones. It’s the 13th release of the Mac OS, the fourth release of the Mac operating system based...

Commentary: Soldered SSD in Touch Bar...
Late last month, we discovered that the SSD module in the “entry-level” Late 2016 13” MacBook Pro without the Touch Bar is removable. Now that we’ve been able to...