Blog Reverse Chronological Index


2024-02-23 The Ultimate Mac Buyer’s Guide, Part 1: Choosing the Best Mac for Your Needs

2024-02-15 Disable macOS Major Software Update Notifications: "defaults write MajorOSUserNotificationDate"

2024-02-15 OWC Helps Put Storage Disk onto Moon

2024-02-15 Backup Best Practices: How to Make Fast Clone Backups on a Mac

2024-02-07 Computer Security: 7 Rules to Keep Hackers at Bay

2024-02-06 Zoom Security Does not Look Good—  Alternatives?


2024-01-30 How Corporate Security Sloppiness Threatens Your Online Life and How You Can Reduce Your Risk

2024-01-23 Is the OWC ThunderBlade X8 the Ultimate SSD? A Pro’s Review and Performance Breakdown

2024-01-23 TESTED: OWC Thunderbay X8 SSD, Single SSD Blade

2024-01-23 Deals: Gorgeous 5K Display with Built-In Computer (2020 iMac 5K)

2024-01-21 Reader Comment: a Way to Move the Entire Home Folder

2024-01-20 TESTED: OWC Thunderbay X8 SSD

2024-01-20 Storing Important Data on the Boot Drive is Asking For Trouble — Always Make a Separate Volume 📹

2024-01-20 Botchware: Apple Forcibly Upgrading Macs to macOS Sonoma without User Permission or Input + How to Defeat Upgrades

2024-01-14 OWC Thunderblade X8: RAID-0 Stripe or Fault Tolerant RAID-4/RAID-5?

2024-01-14 My Most-Used Software, Enhanced: BBEdit 15

2024-01-11 TESTED: 4TB Samsung T9 USB-C SSD vs 8TB Samsung T5 EVO SSD

2024-01-11 China Says It Cracked Apple’s AirDrop Encryption to Track Senders

2024-01-10 What to Do Your When Mac’s Time Machine Says Its Backup Drive Is Full

2024-01-08 OWC Thunderblade X8: NVMe RAID SSD with 8 blades

2024-01-08 One Screenshot that Captures Everything Wrong with Apple

2024-01-07 Apple's Vision Pro Headset: newest way to distance yourself from yourself, and from humanity?

2024-01-06 Apple M3 Ultra/M4 Ultra: What to Expect for Computing Grunt in 2024

2024-01-03 Do You Really Need to Run Antivirus or App Cleaner Utilities on Your Mac?

2024-01-03 Apple Macbook Pro M3 Max: Breakneck Speed and a Fun-Killing Fan

2024-01-01 Apple 2023 MacBook Pro M3 Max: Fan Noise, How Loud is Too Loud?



2023-12-30 Reviewed: Four 22TB Hard Drives

2023-12-29 Recommended Security Settings for Safari

2023-12-29 Invasion of Privacy? Google settles $5 Billion Consumer Privacy Lawsuit

2023-12-28 Apple 2023 MacBook Pro M3 Max: Intolerably Noisy with full GPU Usage

2023-12-27 2023 MacBook Pro M3 Max, 16/14-inch Models: Test Results Finalized

2023-12-26 OWC Holiday Savings

2023-12-20 36 Million Customers Affected In Massive Comcast Data Breach

2023-12-20 2023 MacBook Pro M3 Max: Real World Photoshop: Make Multi-Res Image Series

2023-12-20 2023 MacBook Pro M3 Max: Real World Photoshop: Make Multi-Res Image Series

2023-12-20 2023 MacBook Pro M3 Max: Adobe Lightroom Import/Export

2023-12-20 2023 MacBook Pro M3 Max: Focus Stacking with Zerene Stacker

2023-12-20 2023 MacBook Pro M3 Max: SHA512 Hashing + icj verify

2023-12-20 2023 MacBook Pro M3 Max: Adobe Camera Raw: RAW to JPEG for Sony A7R IV, Fujifilm GFX100S, PhaseOne IQ4 150, Nikon D850

2023-12-20 2023 MacBook Pro M3 Max: Photoshop Benchmarks Including Filters

2023-12-20 Order Today for 2-Day Shipping by XMAS

2023-12-19 2023 MacBook Pro M3 Max: Panorama Assembly in PTGui and Photoshop

2023-12-19 Backup Best Practices: How to Use Time Machine Optimally With Other macOS Backups

2023-12-19 Upgrading Macos Carries Big Risks for Pro Workflows

2023-12-18 2023 MacBook Pro M3 Max: Performance Overview (video) 📹

2023-12-18 2023 MacBook Pro M3 Max: Adobe Camera Raw AI Denoise + Enhance Details

2023-12-18 Apple 2023 MacBook Pro M3 Max: Intolerably Noisy with full GPU Usage

2023-12-16 Apple 2023 MacBook Pro M3 Max: Raw Computing Grunt vs Mac Pro M2 Ultra, 2021 MacBook Pro M1 Max

2023-12-13 Apple 2023 MacBook Pro M3 Max: Arriving for Testing

2023-12-12 WSJ: Apple Makes Security Changes to Protect Users From iPhone Thefts

2023-12-11 OWC Express 1M2 USB4 SSD: Clone Backup Speed

2023-12-11 Another Use for Speedy Camera Memory Cards: Encrypted, Ultraportable Backups of Critical Data

2023-12-08 OWC Express 1M2 USB4 SSD: RAID-0 Stripe on Mac Pro (video) 📹

2023-12-07 OWC Express 1M2 USB4 SSD: How Fast with Real World Usage?

2023-12-07 TESTED, OMG: OWC Express 1M2 USB4 SSD Trounces the Fastest Thunderbolt 3 SSD

2023-12-03 Creating an Encrypted Volume for Backup or Otherwise (video How-To) 📹


2023-11-29 “Your iCloud Storage Is Almost Full” — How To Backup Your iPhone To A Mac Instead Of Paying Rent

2023-11-27 IntegrityChecker (icj) Java Release 3.0 fc35

2023-11-27 How-To Videos for diglloydTools IntegrityChecker 📹

2023-11-24 Black Friday Deals at OWC & BH Photo

2023-11-22 Deals: 2020 iMac 5K or 2017 iMac 5K — Gorgeous Display with Built-In Computer

2023-11-18 macOS: How to fix unwanted “Hot Corners” Land-Mine Behavior

2023-11-15 Reader Question: “time date stamps on my folders get updated when I use icj update”

2023-11-15 Huge Value in Deeply Discounted Apple Mac Studio M1 Ultra

2023-11-10 GREAT Deal on Same 2021 MacBook Pro M1 Max that I Bought a Few Months Ago

2023-11-07 Apple 2023 MacBook Pro M3 Max: my Perspective on Apple’s Powerful New Laptops

2023-11-05 iPhone 15 Pro Max: How Many Times to “Trust this Computer?”

2023-11-05 iPhone 15 Pro Max: Connects at USB 2.0 speed 9/10 Times


2023-10-25 iPhone 15 Pro Max can Degrade Thunderbolt Peripherals to USB 2.0 Speed

2023-10-25 OWC Oktoberfest Deals + Get-It-While-They-Last Garage Sale


2023-09-29 macOS Ventura 13.6: Command Key Window Shortcuts in Terminal Hardly Work at all Now

2023-09-28 Apple Watch: Cannot Deliver the Most Basic Functionality, returning it

2023-09-27 BEWARE: Apple Software Update may Force 'Upgrade' to macOS Sonoma

2023-09-26 Apple Watch Noise Nanny: Outdoor Bicycling is Too Loud

2023-09-26 OWC Deals on Laptops and More

2023-09-24 Apple Watch, Watch Faces: too much 'Form', too little 'Function'

2023-09-23 Apple iPhone 15 Pro Max: Apple Silicone Case Must be Removed to Connect USB-C Cable

2023-09-23 macOS Ventura: Broken iPhone/iPad WiFi Personal Hotspot for Computer: No Mail, no Ping, no ssh... web browser only

2023-09-23 macOS Ventura Breaks Bluetooth Pairing— “not supported”

2023-09-23 Apple iPhone 15 Pro Max: USB 2 Connection/Speed, no USB 3.1, why?

2023-09-23 Apple Watch: Validity of Exercise Metrics and Usability, an Extreme Endurance Cyclists’s Perspective

2023-09-23 What I Want More than an Apple Watch: Sensing Peripherals Including Detachable Small Cameras

2023-09-22 Apple iPhone 15 Pro Max: USB 2 Connection/Speed, no USB 3.1, why?

2023-09-22 IntegrityChecker (icj) Java Release 3.0 fc34

2023-09-22 Apple Watch Setup: a Miserable Hours-Long Experience

2023-09-20 Reader Comment: Adobe Photoshop Forcing Unwanted macOS System 'Upgrades', Printing Color Accurately is Broken on macOS Ventura

2023-09-20 When will Apple Mail Work Properly for Large Images?

2023-09-20 Integrity Checker: Tamper Detection for Files?

2023-09-19 Reader Comments: iPhone 15 Protective Cases

2023-09-19 Delivering Soon: Apple iPhone 15 Pro Max

2023-09-19 Delivering Soon: Apple Watch Ultra 2: Dilettante Device or Rapid Refund?


2023-08-18 TESTED: 8TB OWC Envoy Express Thunderbolt 3 SSD

2023-08-07 Some Praise of 2023 Mac Pro M2 Ultra and (mostly) macOS Ventura

2023-08-03 IntegrityChecker (icj) Java Release 3.0 fc32

2023-08-02 2023 Mac Pro M2 Ultra: Sleep/Wakeup Causes Drastic Loss of Performance for both CPU and GPU — FIXED in macOS Ventura 13.5

2023-08-01 Example of Consulting Inquiry, How I Advise my Clients

2023-08-01 How Apple Breaks Far Too Many Web Sites from Working Properly — “Enable Content Blockers”


2023-07-29 OWC Atlas Ultra CFExpress B Camera Card: Awesomely Fast, Perfect Encrypted Wallet Backup

2023-07-28 That Internal USB Port inside the 2023 Mac Pro M2 Ultra

2023-07-28 IntegrityChecker (icj) Java Release 3.0 fc31 + DiskTester Java and other tools

2023-07-25 diglloydTools DiskTester Java to Debut Soon

2023-07-24 How to Fix Pesky Problem of No Access to Your Own Volumes at the Top Level

2023-07-24 IntegrityChecker Diagnoses a Failing SAN (Storage Area Network) that is Corrupting Files

2023-07-22 Are your Backups Valid?

2023-07-21 Tentative: Java has Improved to the Point where a cross-platform diglloydTools DiskTester Java looks Viable

2023-07-21 macOS Ventura: 'Vampire' GPU Usage — 1 to 25% of GPU used when Nothing is Happening

2023-07-21 Adobe Creative Cloud: Way too Many Daemon Processes equate to Crapware

2023-07-21 macOS Ventura: Screen Capture of 2nd Display at 1/2 Resolution, Not Full-Res

2023-07-21 macOS Ventura: Command Key Window Shortcuts in Terminal Frequently Stop Working

2023-07-20 macOS Ventura 'upgrade' Destroys My User Account, Forces Recovery

2023-07-20 2021 MacBook Pro M1 Max Strangely Slow with Adobe Lightroom

2023-07-19 Slowdown/Performance Variation with 2021 MacBook Pro M1 Max... Ambient Temperature? Apparently not

2023-07-19 2023 Mac Pro M2 Ultra: pair of OWC Accelsior 8M2 does 40 GB/sec?

2023-07-19 IntegrityChecker (icj) Java Release 3.0 fc30

2023-07-18 2023 Mac Pro M2 Ultra: Sleep/Wakeup Causes Drastic Loss of Performance for both CPU and GPU

2023-07-18 REVIEWED: 2023 Mac Pro M2 Ultra (UPDATED with corrected graphs)

2023-07-18 Apple 2023 Mac Pro M2 Ultra: Buggy Performance with GPU and CPU that Requires Reboot to Fix

2023-07-18 2023 Mac Pro M2 Ultra: Dropping CPU Performance at 3 or more CPU Cores

2023-07-18 2023 Mac Pro M2 Ultra: Large Losses in CPU and GPU Performance; Rebooting Recovers temporarily

2023-07-16 Workaround for the Kernel Panic with M2 Macs: File Sharing via 10 Gigabit Ethernet

2023-07-16 macOS Ventura: Memory Leak in QuickLookSatellite?

2023-07-16 2023 Mac Pro M2 Ultra: Large Losses in GPU Performance Require Reboot

2023-07-15 Bleeding Edge Computing: In Less than 24 hours, macOS Ventura Seemingly Self Destructs (kernel panic with 4 or more NVMe SSDs)

2023-07-15 JDK 21 Goes Crypto Native on Apple Silicon: 4X Faster IntegrityChecker, 2X Speed of Intel

2023-07-15 macOS Ventura Setup on 2023 Mac Pro M2 Ultra — kills an entire work day

2023-07-15 macOS Ventura: Command Key Window Shortcuts in Terminal Still Broken with 2 displays

2023-07-12 Data Integrity: a Backup is a Hope and a Prayer unless it’s a VERIFIED backup

2023-07-01 OWC: Scorching Hot 4th July Deals All Weekend Long


2023-06-30 IntegrityChecker (icj) Java Release 3.0 fc28 — Fixes Stalling Bug with Legacy 'ic' Files

2023-06-27 IntegrityChecker (icj) Java Release 3.0 fc27

2023-06-17 Yet Again, IntegrityChecker Saves Me from Major Data Loss — Corrupted Files in Multiple Backups

2023-06-17 TESTED: Seagate Iron Wolf Pro 22TB Hard Drive

2023-06-16 Parallels Virtual Machine Useless on Apple Silicon M1, M2

2023-06-05 Apple 2023 Mac Pro M2 Ultra/Max and Apple 2023 Mac Studio M2 Ultra/Max

2023-06-03 TESTED: OWC Atlas Pro, OWC Atlas Ultra SDXC Card Speed, with/without Encryption

2023-06-02 TESTED: Incredibly Fast OWC Atlas CFExpress Type B Cards in OWC Atlas FXR Card Reader, Encrypted or Not

2023-06-01 How to Create an Encrypted Volume on an SSD or Camera Card


2023-05-30 Camera Cards for Wallet Backups — SDXC vs CFExpress Type B, APFS Encryption

2023-05-22 Deeply Discounted Used & New Macs at OWC

2023-05-18 macOS Ventura 13.4 Brings Important Bug Fix for Apple Silicon SoftRAID Users

2023-05-16 Reader Question: APFS or HFS for Hard Drive Backup?

2023-05-09 My Most-Used Software on Sale: BBEdit

2023-05-02 TESTED, Apple 2022 MacBook Pro M2 Max vs Apple MacBook Pro M1 Max

2023-05-01 Apple Core Rot: File Sharing Crashes all My Machines When Connecting eg "SOCD report detected: (iBoot panic)"


2023-04-21 WSJ: When Apple Comes Calling, ‘It’s the Kiss of Death’

2023-04-19 WSJ: The iPhone Setting Thieves Use to Lock You Out of Your Apple Account

2023-04-17 Phishing: Don’t Get Scammed by FUD of Cloud Storage Limits — “Your Cloud Storage Might Be Full”

2023-04-12 Data Loss by Failing To Backup

2023-04-12 SoftRAID 7.5

2023-04-10 Another Emergency Priority iOS Update?

2023-04-08 IntegrityChecker (icj) Java Release 3.0 fc23

2023-04-05 TESTED: WD Purple Pro 22TB Hard Drive (vs Seagate Iron Wolf Pro 20TB)


2023-03-31 TESTED: 4TB SanDisk Extreme Pro V2 USB-C SSD

2023-03-30 IntegrityChecker (icj) Java Release 3.0 fc20

2023-03-30 TESTED: 4TB SanDisk Extreme Pro V2 USB-C SSD

2023-03-30 Yet Another Urgent Security Update for Apple iOS

2023-03-28 Do Any Macs Support USB-C 3.2 Gen 2x2?

2023-03-28 macOS Security: erroneous messages eg “openjdk-20-x64.jdk is damaged and can't be opened”

2023-03-23 Reader Comment: “no test showing IOPS” — MPG Reverting to using Mebibytes instead of Megabytes

2023-03-21 TESTED: 4TB Samsung T7 Shield USB-C SSD

2023-03-21 TESTED: 1TB OWC Elektron USB-C SSD

2023-03-14 OWC Mad March Savings

2023-03-07 Apple Continues to Destabilize macOS with Kernel Panics

2023-03-02 IntegrityChecker (icj) Java Release 3.0 fc17


2023-02-27 REVIEWED: OWC Thunderbolt Go Dock for Port Expansion

2023-02-26 Legal Tort Liability to Require Email for Login ID?

2023-02-26 Is Your Password Known to Hackers?

2023-02-25 Apple iOS: Your Digital Life Stolen if Passcode Compromised? How it Works

2023-02-25 2-Factor Authentication (2FA) for Securing your Computer of Phone or Tablet Logins

2023-02-25 WSJ: A Basic iPhone Feature Helps Criminals Steal Your Entire Digital Life

2023-02-25 Using a Password Manager or Any Stored Passwords on a Portable Device is a Terrible Idea?

2023-02-17 Zero-Day Exploits for macOS, iOS Could Cost you Your Life Savings, Identity Theft, etc.

2023-02-17 TESTED, Apple 2022 MacBook Pro M2 Max: Image Scaling with Topaz Gigapixel AI

2023-02-17 TESTED, Apple 2022 MacBook Pro M2 Max: Adobe Lightroom Import/Export

2023-02-17 TESTED, Apple 2022 MacBook Pro M2 Max: Assemble Panorama in Photoshop

2023-02-17 TESTED, Apple 2022 MacBook Pro M2 Max: Adobe Camera Raw, RAW to JPEG

2023-02-17 TESTED, Apple 2022 MacBook Pro M2 Max: Maven Build Java App

2023-02-17 TESTED, Apple 2022 MacBook Pro M2 Max: Photoshop Benchmarks

2023-02-17 TESTED, Apple 2022 MacBook Pro M2 Max: SSD Performance

2023-02-17 TESTED, Apple 2022 MacBook Pro M2 Max: Integrity Checker Java 'verify'

2023-02-17 TESTED, Apple 2022 MacBook Pro M2 Max: Memory Bandwidth

2023-02-17 TESTED, Apple 2022 MacBook Pro M2 Max: Adobe Camera Raw Enhance Details

2023-02-17 TESTED, Apple 2022 MacBook Pro M2 Max: Adobe Camera Raw Enhance Details

2023-02-17 TESTED, Apple 2022 MacBook Pro M2 Max: Zerene Stacker Focus Stacking

2023-02-17 Apple 2022 MacBook Pro M2 Max: How Much Faster than 2021 MacBook Pro M1 Max?

2023-02-16 REVIEWED: 2022 MacBook Pro M2 Max

2023-02-15 macOS Ventura: Finder Display of File/Folder Dates with Time in Seconds

2023-02-15 Connecting Old DVI-D Displays to Modern Macs

2023-02-13 Dirty Secrets of Thunderbolt Daisy Chaining: Never Reliable, Probably Never Will Be, Kernel Panics with Sustained I/O eg Backups


2023-01-29 Reader Comment: macOS Ventura Fails to Mount Camera Cards For Some

2023-01-24 The Anxiety Inducing Experience of Updating macOS Monterey

2023-01-22 IntegrityChecker (icj) Java Release 3.0 fc9

2023-01-17 Apple MacBook Pro M2 Max

2023-01-07 One Strong Reason (Literally!) that 1Password is the Best Choice for a Password Manager for most of us

2023-01-05 Twitter Data Breach: Hack Put 200 Million Users' Private Info Up For Grabs

2023-01-02 Why Passkeys Will Be Simpler and More Secure Than Passwords

2023-01-01 How to Create a Password System You Can Live With

2023-01-01 Apple VPN Leakage Goes Unaddressed



2022-12-27 OWC End-of-Year Holiday Savings

2022-12-21 iPhone Call Audio Routing

2022-12-08 FBI ‘Deeply Concerned’ After Apple Says Nearly All iCloud Data Now Has End-to-End Encryption

2022-12-03 OWC Deals: Load up on HUGE Storage, Max-Out Memory, etc


2022-11-25 macos Bug for Launch Daemons in launchctl: posix_spawn ... Operation not permitted error 1

2022-11-25 Black Friday Deals at OWC

2022-11-21 OWC Atlas FXR: Thunderbolt 3 / USB-C Card Reader for CFExpress Type B

2022-11-21 OWC Envoy Pro FX SSD, Now in 4TB Version

2022-11-21 Apple Analytics Personally Identifies You While Marketing the Piss Out of “Privacy”?

2022-11-18 Some Early Black Friday Deals at OWC

2022-11-15 Apple’s New iPhone SOS Feature: Great for the Real Deal, Ripe for Abuse by Feckless Morons

2022-11-10 macOS Monterey Update 12.6.1 Tends to Kernel Panic Machines Using SoftRAID —  Apple XProtect Bug?

2022-11-09 Screaming Deal on Apple iMac 5K: Superb Display with a FREE Computer Inside as Low as $849

2022-11-09 macOS Monterey Update 12.6.1 Won’t Sleep Display

2022-11-09 macOS Monterey Locks Me Out of my 2019 Mac Pro after Shutown/Reboot, Both Admin Accounts Kaput


2022-09-18 IntegrityChecker (icj) Java Release 3.0 fc3 — Public Release of IntegrityChecker Java version 3.0

2022-09-09 IntegrityChecker (icj) Java Release 3.0 FC1 — Looking For Testers

2022-09-07 IntegrityChecker (icj) Java Release 2.0.5fc3 — Last Release Prior to version 3.0

2022-09-02 Too-Small Internal SSD? Fast External SSDs are a Great Way to Add Space

2022-09-02 Which Version of macOS for Older, Newer Machines? Rules For Upgrading

2022-09-01 Screaming Deal on Apple iMac 5K: Superb Display with a FREE Computer Inside as Low as $849


2022-08-29 Hard Drives: When a More Expensive Drive Costs a Lot Less

2022-08-21 TESTED: Seagate Iron Wolf Pro 20TB hard drive


2022-07-14 2019 Mac Pro vs Mac Studio M1 Ultra: USB Speed Differs with many things, such as OWC Envoy Pro EX 8TB USB-C SSD

2022-07-14 TESTED: CFExpress Type B Camera Cards, OWC Atlas Pro and OWC Atlas Pro Ultra

2022-07-14 Apple Core Rot: Invasive Spotlight Indexing Impairs Use of Your Mac


2022-06-27 Locked Out of my Own Desktop: Confusing, but an Easy Fix Found

2022-06-25 Scalability of Focus Stacking: Apple Mac Studio M1 Ultra vs Apple 2019 Mac Pro 28-Core XEON W

2022-06-24 Reader Comments on Apple Mac Studio M1 Ultra

2022-06-24 Apple Mac Studio M1 Ultra: Fan Noise

2022-06-22 REVIEWED: Apple Mac Studio M1 Ultra — Now with Updated Results for Photoshop CC 23.4.1 — Big Speed Improvements

2022-06-21 Adobe Releases Photoshop CC 23.4.1 — FIXES Serious Performance Bugs on Apple Mac Studio M1 Ultra

2022-06-21 TESTED: Apple Mac Studio M1 Ultra: Java Web Server Startup

2022-06-21 TESTED: Apple Mac Studio M1 Ultra: Build Java App with Apache Maven

2022-06-21 TESTED: Apple Mac Studio M1 Ultra: Adobe Camera Raw Enhance Details

2022-06-21 TESTED: Apple Mac Studio M1 Ultra: SHA512 Hashing Speed Scalability

2022-06-21 TESTED: Apple Mac Studio M1 Ultra: diglloyd Photoshop Benchmarks

2022-06-21 TESTED: Apple Mac Studio M1 Ultra: Create Multi-Res Image Series

2022-06-21 TESTED: Apple Mac Studio M1 Ultra: Adobe Lightroom Import/Export

2022-06-20 TESTED: Apple Mac Studio M1 Ultra: RAW File Conversion, Hasselblad X1D

2022-06-20 TESTED: Apple Mac Studio M1 Ultra: RAW File Conversion, Nikon D850

2022-06-20 TESTED: Apple Mac Studio M1 Ultra: RAW File Conversion, Sony A7R IV

2022-06-20 TESTED: Apple Mac Studio M1 Ultra: RAW File Conversion, Fujifilm GFX100S, Fujifilm GFX50S

2022-06-20 Adobe Lightroom Memory Usage: Excessive?

2022-06-19 TESTED: Apple Mac Studio M1 Ultra: RAW File Conversion, PhaseOne IQ4

2022-06-19 TESTED: Apple Mac Studio M1 Ultra: Adobe Photoshop CC 2022: Filters — 2X CPU and GPU Cores and Memory = SLOWER

2022-06-18 TESTED: Apple Mac Studio M1 Ultra: Focus Stacking with Zerene Stacker

2022-06-18 TESTED: Apple Mac Studio M1 Ultra: IntegrityChecker, Verify (SHA512 Hashing, Multithreaded)

2022-06-18 TESTED: Apple Mac Studio M1 Ultra: Memory Bandwidth

2022-06-18 TESTED: Apple Mac Studio M1 Ultra: SSD Speed

2022-06-16 Apple Mac Studio M1 Ultra SLOWER than M1 Max?

2022-06-15 Apple Mac Studio M1 Ultra Up And Running

2022-06-12 Apple Mac Studio M1 Ultra Coming Soon for Testing


2022-05-18 macOS Finder Changes File Creation and Modification Dates on Every File it Copies (but milliseconds part only, HFS only)

2022-05-12 Apple Mac Studio Coming for Review... When Supply Chain Delivers

2022-05-07 Validating Backup Volumes is Essential, Right-After and Later Too!

2022-05-05 OWC Envoy Pro EX 8TB USB-C SSD: 8TB of Maxed-Out Speed for USB-C Macs or PCs

2022-05-03 Developer Out There Who Knows NSFileManager + Objective C, Craft a Command Line Executable?


2022-04-29 IntegrityChecker Java Release 2.0.3b25

2022-04-23 Reader Question: “Will DiglloydTools work with macOS Monterey?”

2022-04-22 Reader Comment: Prices for 2018 Mac mini RAM have dropped radically

2022-04-20 Apple Studio Display: the Technological Dumpster Fire that Crashes Just Like iOS and macOS, and Bricks Itself

2022-04-14 IntegrityChecker Java for Windows Now Available for Download

2022-04-13 IntegrityChecker Java for Windows: How To Install Java

2022-04-13 IntegrityChecker Java for Windows: How To Set the Path Variable

2022-04-12 IntegrityChecker Java for Windows: Tested And Working


2022-03-23 Apple Mac Studio Coming for Review... When Supply Chain Delivers

2022-03-20 OWC Stuffs 8TB into Svelte Envoy Pro EX USB-C SSD

2022-03-15 18TB Hard Drive only $299, Mad March Savings at OWC

2022-03-13 Is the Apple iMac 5K Dead as a Product Line?

2022-03-11 Apple M1 Ultra CPU: a Technological Tour de Force Joining Two M1 Max Chips on the Same Die with UltraFusion

2022-03-11 Apple M1 Ultra CPU GPU Performance: Fastest CPU and GPU in a PC/Mac in History? With Ultra Low Power Consumption

2022-03-10 Accessories and Storage for your Apple Mac Studio

2022-03-10 Apple Mac Studio Coming for Review

2022-03-09 AI: the Greatest Boon in History, or the End of Humanity and the tool of Tyrants? And what does a Rainbow Taste Like?

2022-03-09 Apple Mac Studio with M1 Ultra Looks to Offer Thrilling Performance

2022-03-08 Daughter’s 2016 MacBook Pro Craps Out—What We Replaced it With

2022-03-02 macOS Monterey Locks Me Out of my 2019 Mac Pro after Reboot, Repudiating my Login Password


2022-02-22 32TB OWC Accelsior 8M2 PCIe SSD: Flawless Blazingly Fast Performance for Months

2022-02-22 Apple iCloud Might Eject Your Files, Eliminating them From Your Backups

2022-02-17 Reader Comment: “In the calendar app, search does not work”

2022-02-15 A Bit More Privacy For WiFi on your iPhone

2022-02-14 macOS Monterey: Constantly Loses 2nd Display Coming out of Sleep, Forces me to Reboot 2-3 Times Every Day — Thunderbolt = voodoo

2022-02-05 How to Fix: Spotlight Search Not Working in macOS Monterey, Broken on External Volumes, Network Volumes


2022-01-26 TESTED: Apple 2021 MacBook Pro M1 Max — a Stunning Performer That Crushes Intel-Based Macs

2022-01-18 Apple 16-inch MacBook Pro M1 Max Here Soon for Testing

2022-01-17 Reader Comment: Finder File Copying Data Loss... “catalyst that drove me off the platform”

2022-01-11 Kudos to Apple for its Mail Privacy Protection Feature

2022-01-11 Kudos to Apple for its New “Private Relay” Feature

2022-01-10 Huge Price Savings for 128GB Memory for iMac 5K and Other Macs

2022-01-10 REVIEWED: 2020 iMac 5K vs 2019 iMac 5K vs 2019 Mac Pro

2022-01-08 Upgraded to macOS Monterey — an Unexpectedly Good Result — So Far

2022-01-03 IntegrityChecker Java (icj) Version 2.02 Now Available

2022-01-03 IntegrityChecker Java (icj): Suppressing Innocuous HASHES_MATCH_DATE_CHANGED Warnings

2022-01-03 IntegrityChecker Java (icj): How to Eliminate the WARN_IO_STALL Messages

2022-01-01 SHA-512 Hashing Speed in Java: 2019 Mac Pro, 2019 iMac 5K, 2020 iMac 5K, 2021 MacBook Pro M1 Max



2021-12-27 MacOS Big Sur Dec 14 Update: Reboots 2019 Mac Pro Continually

2021-12-22 Apple M1 Macs: Not a Mature Solution for General Usage eg Java Virtual Machine

2021-12-18 USA Taxes: Section 179 for Small Business Owners (Accelerated Depreciation): Deduct if In-Service by End Of Year

2021-12-16 Java for Apple M1 Macs

2021-12-16 Why Use IntegrityChecker Java for Data Integrity?

2021-12-08 Flash Memory Speed and Reliability: SLC NAND, pSLC NAND, MLC NAND, TLC NAND

2021-12-08 Inside Tim Cook’s Secret $275 Billion Deal with Chinese Authorities

2021-12-06 IntegrityChecker Java: How Fast Can Hashing Go on the 13GB/sec OWC Accelsior 8M2 PCIe SSD?

2021-12-05 Super-Fast SSD Better for Adobe Photoshop?

2021-12-02 TESTED, First Look: 32TB OWC Accelsior 8M2 PCIe SSD


2021-11-29 OWC Cyber Monday Deals

2021-11-28 OWC Atlas S Pro SDXC Camera Cards — Ultra High Flash Durability, Ultra High Speed, 5-Year Warranty + special introductory pricing

2021-11-26 OWC U.2 Shuttle for Housing Four NVMe M.2 SSDs in a Single Carrier

2021-11-26 OWC Mercury Pro U.2 Dual for up to 16TB U.2 SSD, or 64TB NVMe M.2

2021-11-26 Apple 16-inch MacBook Pro M1 Max Should be Here for Review in a Few Weeks

2021-11-25 Black Friday: Top Computer Accessory Picks, Macs on Sale

2021-11-25 Numerous Daily “ios 15.1 is available for your iPhone” Notifications are Getting Old

2021-11-24 World’s Worst Customer Service in the Apple Store, Stanford Mall

2021-11-24 Enclosure for 3.5-inch SATA Drives: OWC Mercury Elite Pro mini USB-C

2021-11-23 OWC Announces miniStack STX World’s First Thunderbolt™ 4 Certified Storage and Hub Expansion Solution

2021-11-23 Computing Suggestions Aimed at Photographers and Videographers— Macs, Storage, Connectivity

2021-11-02 Will Apple Ever Fix the Kernel Panic Problems in macOS?

2021-11-01 OWC Accelsior 4M2, a 32TB PCIe SSD

2021-11-01 MacBook Pro M1 Max Shipping in 2022 — Consider a 10-Core iMac 5K with Gorgeous Large Display Instead, and Save $1500 too!


2021-10-30 Why the Apple Mac mini is a Disaster as a Headless Server

2021-10-29 How to More than Double I/O Speed for Validation of Data Integrity of Large Amounts of Data (IntegrityChecker)

2021-10-26 OWC Accelsior 8M2 PCIe SSD offers up to 64TB of Blazing-Fast Storage Capacity

2021-10-26 OWC Announces Release of SoftRAID 6.2 for Mac, Compatibility with macOS 12 Monterey and Support for APFS Volumes

2021-10-22 Fastest SSD Yet in the MacBook Pro M1 Max, but Will Apps Run Things Faster Because of It?

2021-10-22 Only the 16-Inch Apple MacBook Pro M1 Max offers “High Power Mode” for Intensive Usage

2021-10-22 Recommended Storage Products for Photographers, Used Macs, Port Expansion, etc

2021-10-21 Will We Have an Apple M1 Max Duo and Quad in 2022? Intel-Based Solutions to Become Performance Dinosaurs Overnight?

2021-10-20 Apple Core Rot: Safari No Longer Preloads Tabs on macOS Big Sur

2021-10-20 Can the Apple M1 Max chip be Scaled to 25 CPU Cores and 80 GPU Cores by late 2022 via TSMC 3nm Technology?

2021-10-20 Apple M1 Max Chip: Apparent Die Size of 432 mm^2 Dwarfs Just About Everything Else, Far Beyond Any Competitor

2021-10-20 AppleCare Now Extends Beyond 3 Years, and Two Ways to Do So

2021-10-20 The 'Killer' Mac that Apple is NOT Offering, and Might Never  — the Apple Mac Workhorse

2021-10-20 Reader Comment: “what Apple did with the M1 Max, it’s very impressive... Intel is really in deep trouble”

2021-10-19 Big Thanks to B&H Photo — Apple 16-inch MacBook Pro Coming For Review

2021-10-19 What Penalty Should Negligent/Incompetent Companies Face When Exposing User Data? T-Mobile Data Breach

2021-10-19 Storage and Accessories by OWC Apple 14/16-inch MacBook Pros M1 Pro/M1 Max

2021-10-18 Apple 14/16-inch MacBook Pros Here, with M1 Max or M1Pro CPU: What You Need to Know

2021-10-18 Phishing: Beware Emails with Many Invisible but Clickable Links, Latest Fad is Sender that Says "iPhone 13"

2021-10-16 macOS: 3+ CPU Cores for up to several minutes after Rebooting

2021-10-14 Latest macOS Mojave Update on my iMac 5K Wrecks Sleep Mode; iMac Constantly Wakes up Dozens of times a day

2021-10-13 Apple ARM M1X CPU Macs eg MacBook Pro Next Week... Time to Consider?

2021-10-12 Portable SSDs for Travel Storage and Especially Backup

2021-10-11 diglloydTools MemoryTester Finds Bad Memory in Server Today, Prompted by IntegrityChecker Flagging Corrupt Files

2021-10-11 Memory Fails in Web Server, with Sporadic Problems Making the Cause Mysterious, Until Today

2021-10-11 With Apple, You are the Product Being Sold — Software Intent on Sales Ignores Your Interests

2021-10-08 IntegrityChecker Java: Simultaneous Data Verification on any Number of Hard Drives or SSDs

2021-10-08 OWC Announces Thunderbolt Dual DisplayPort 1.4 Adapter supporting up to dual 8K displays

2021-10-05 Apple Safari Tab Bar Colorization: How to Disable

2021-10-05 Years Later, macOS Big Sur leaves Major Disk I/O Performance Bug Unfixed

2021-10-04 Checking for Data Corruption after macOS Hoses Your System

2021-10-04 macOS Big Sur Locks Me Out of my 2019 Mac Pro after Kernel Panic, Repudiating my Login Password


2021-09-27 Corrupted .git/index File: “git fatal: unordered stage entries in index”

2021-09-27 How To Prevent System Sleep while a Terminal Command is Running: caffeinate

2021-09-26 Should you Upgrade to macOS Monterey?

2021-09-26 Apple is slow to fix critical security bugs, leaving you vulnerable to disaster

2021-09-13 macOS and iOS: Zero-click Security Bug Finally Fixed


2021-08-26 Can’t Apple Release a macOS that is Reliable?! Kernel Panics

2021-08-13 Apple Spotlight Won’t Find Applications Until they are Launched

2021-08-10 TESTED: OWC Envoy Pro SX

2021-08-05 Apple replacing industry-standard end-to-end encrypted messaging system with infrastructure for surveillance and censorship — iPhone as spyPhone

2021-08-02 Apple M2 Macs: What Pros Need to Know in a Nutshell

2021-08-01 How to Make Web Sites Work Properly with Apple Safari Web Browser —  Disable 'Enable content blockers'


2021-07-30 BBEdit Still My Plain Text Editor of Choice For Source Code, HTML, etc

2021-07-30 Separate Your Data from System and Applications on the Boot Drive Using an APFS Volume

2021-07-30 Brain-Dead Spotlight Search for Source Code Files

2021-07-30 Backing up With Carbon Copy Cloner For Years Now, Latest Update As Good As Ever in Functionality, but Confusing Visuals

2021-07-28 How To Quickly Email a Link to a Web Page

2021-07-25 Batch Renaming Files for Photography using 'A Better Finder Rename'

2021-07-23 Quick Look: 'A Better Finder Rename' for Batch Renaming Files

2021-07-22 OWC Introduces Envoy Pro SX Thunderbolt Bus-Powered Portable SSD

2021-07-21 How to Batch-Rename files in the macOS Finder

2021-07-21 Phishing Scams: “urgent favor please, traveling and need help buying gift card”

2021-07-10 OWC U2 SHUTTLEONE: Build Your Own Affordable High-Performance U.2 SSD

2021-07-02 Comcast Cable Modems Are Flaky In General, Cannot do Port Forwarding or Port Mapping


2021-06-28 Apple Core Rot: Never Update Your iPhone Before a Trip, Make Sure to Run the Additional Update

2021-06-28 Apple Core Rot: Networking in macOS is Badly Broken for WiFi Hot Spot

2021-06-28 B&H Photo Mega Deal Zone

2021-06-18 With the Delay of Apple M1/M2 Pro Macs, What to Do Now?


2021-05-18 Apple Readies new Crop of Pro Mac using Apple M1/M2 Chip Technology

2021-05-18 Reader Comment: sticking with Mac vs transitioning to a PC

2021-05-15 Reader Comment: MacBook Pro running OSX 10.12 has finally had the discrete GPU die... used this machine almost continuously for 10 years

2021-05-13 NewerTech Announces USB-C to HDMI And USB-C to DisplayPort Adapters with up to 8K Video

2021-05-12 Reader Comment: Avoid “Upgrades”, Stick with What is Proven

2021-05-11 macOS Big Sur: how to List Active Kernel Extensions

2021-05-11 macOS Big Sur 11.3 Reader Comment: Multiple Issues including Kernel Panics


2021-04-29 macOS Big Sur 11.3: Upgrade ASAP for fix to 0-Day Gatekeeper Security Exploit (Apple CVE-2021-30657)

2021-04-29 iOS 14.5 and macOS: Removing/Breaking Useful Functionality One Small Piece at a Times

2021-04-27 MacOS Big Sur 11.3 Update: woe to professionals daring to use dual displays on a Mac

2021-04-24 Automatic Image Downsizing in Apple Mail Wrecks Image Readability

2021-04-21 OWC Solutions for Apple M1 iPad Pro

2021-04-20 Apple 24-Inch iMac with M1 CPU —  Home Run for Mainstream Usage, Iffy for Photographers

2021-04-15 OWC Thunderbolt 4 Dock: Seamless Operation Overall, But With a Few Limitations

2021-04-15 Apple Image Capture in macOS Big Sur: Degraded and Broken

2021-04-04 Display Connections for HDMI/DisplayPort Displays on 2019 Mac Pro or Other Macs


2021-03-27 Kernel Panics are Oh So easy to Provoke — Remove an SD Card

2021-03-26 macOS Big Sur: Finder Randomly Depopulates Favorites in Sidebar

2021-03-18 Kernel Panics with Adobe Photoshop on macOS Big Sur Continue

2021-03-09 Diglloyd Tools IntegrityChecker Java 2.0.0

2021-03-07 HOT! the OWC Thunderbolt Hub Delivers Unprecedented Rock-Solid Thunderbolt, a mini review

2021-03-06 diglloydTools IntegrityChecker Java: Optimizing Performance by Working Around macOS Caching Performance Bugs

2021-03-06 diglloydTools IntegrityChecker Java: Optimizing Performance on Hard Drives (macOS)

2021-03-05 Apple Core Rot: the Arrogance of Apple User Interface Design in macOS Big Sur

2021-03-03 REVIEWED: OWC Envoy Pro FX Thunderbolt/USB-C SSD — Awesomely Fast

2021-03-01 diglloydTools and IntegrityChecker Java Working Fine on macOS Big Sur

2021-03-01 “Upgraded” to macOS Big Sur on 2019 Mac Pro — No Workflow Benefits, All Downside So Far


2021-02-26 TESTED: OWC Mercury Elite Pro Dual USB-C Enclosure, Aggregate Bandwidth with Multiple Drives

2021-02-23 TESTED: OWC Mercury Elite Pro Dual USB-C Enclosure, RAID-0 Striping Performance

2021-02-22 TESTED: OWC Mercury Elite Pro Dual USB-C Enclosure

2021-02-19 Thunderbolt 4 Is Here, Delivering Thunderbolt Hub and Thunderbolt Dock Possibilities, Guaranteed Charging Power and Bandwidth, 8K Video

2021-02-19 At Last! Thunderbolt 4 Makes Connecting Stuff a Lot Cleaner: OWC Thunderbolt Hub

2021-02-19 OWC Thunderbolt 4 Dock Adds Ports, and a Thunderbolt Hub

2021-02-19 Smart Move: Universal and Fully Compatible Thunderbolt 4 / USB-C Cables

2021-02-09 Up to a Whopping 36TB Storage in the *NEW* OWC Mercury Elite Pro Dual USB-C Enclosure

2021-02-05 Reader Comment: “so wish I saw your blog post before purchasing 2019 MacBook Pro”

2021-02-01 TESTED: Western Digital 18TB Ultrastar DC HC550 hard drive in OWC Mercury Elite Pro USB 3.2 enclosure


2021-01-29 How-To: Formatting a new Hard Drive or SSD in Apple Disk Utility

2021-01-29 Installing an 18TB Hard Drive into the OWC Mercury Elite Pro USB 3.2 Enclosure

2021-01-22 Will Apple M1 Macs Become More Reliable than Intel-based Macs?

2021-01-22 Adobe Photoshop CC 2021 Continues to Kernel Panic macOS Catalina

2021-01-18 AudioTechnica Microphone for Better Zoom calls and similar

2021-01-16 OWC Acquires LumaForge, Forging into High-End Video Storage and Workflow

2021-01-13 OWC Announces High-Powered 6 Port USB-C Travel Dock E for Macs, PCs, iPads, Tablets, or Phones

2021-01-12 Backing-up All Your Stuff: an 18TB Hard Drive installed in OWC Mercury Elite Pro USB 3.2 Enclosure

2021-01-12 European Readers: How To Buy OWC Products Over In Europe —

2021-01-10 OWC Envoy Pro FX Thunderbolt 3 and USB-C SSD

2021-01-08 OWC Elektron USB-C SSD Trounces the Samsung T7

2021-01-04 REVIEWED: 2TTB Samsung T7 USB-C SSD



2020-12-29 Adobe Photoshop CC 2021 and Apple Destroy My Workflow Worse Than Any Problem I’ve ever Had

2020-12-28 Last Minute Business Deductions: Consult with Lloyd on Computer or Photography Purchases

2020-12-28 Some of my Favorite Stuff From OWC

2020-12-28 Apple Punished Employee for Approving App That Was Critical of Beijing, Lawsuit Alleges

2020-12-28 Some of my Favorite Stuff and Top Picks at B&H Photo

2020-12-16 Professionals should NEVER Upgrade a Production Machine with a Major macOS Release

2020-12-14 Apple Security Update Causes Two Kernel Panics, Won’t Boot Once, Screws Up Displays, and DATA LOSS PROBLEMS

2020-12-09 Reader Comment: “great fan of your work”

2020-12-03 TESTED: OWC Envoy Pro Elektron USB-C SSD


2020-11-28 Apple M1 Macs: Single-Core Performance is Awesome, Multi-Core Lags the Professional Intel Macs

2020-11-28 First Iteration of Apple M1 Macs: 16GB memory Limit Puts Hard Ceiling on Potential Uses

2020-11-27 Black Friday Deals at OWC

2020-11-27 Apple Spyware in macOS Big Sur Cannot be Disabled (“ Your Computer Isn’t Yours”)


2020-11-06 OWC Announces Envoy Pro Elektron The Fastest, Toughest Mini-Sized USB-C Bus-Powered SSD

2020-11-04 How to Change Web Search Engine Preference in Web Browser, or iPhone/iPad


2020-10-16 Apple iOS 14 is Buggier Than Ever Before, macOS Crapalina Remains a Buzzing Turd-Pile

2020-10-09 OWC Thunderbolt 3 Mini Dock for Ethernet, USB, HDMI

2020-10-09 If Apple Can’t Get the Basics Right, How Can you Expect Security? — “We Hacked Apple for 3 Months: Here’s What We Found”

2020-10-06 Apple T2 Chip: Unfixable Security Flaw that Gives Attacker Full Control

2020-10-05 Why Doesn’t Apple Safari Work on Important Web Sites?

2020-10-05 Viewing Processes and Memory in macOS Activity Monitor

2020-10-05 Reader Comment: accountds Running Wild, Viewing Processes and Memory

2020-10-04 Apple Core Rot: Apple Has Lost Me as a Customer

2020-10-04 Apple Core Rot: macOS Mojave Supplemental Update

2020-10-02 OWC Launches New Hub for Thunderbolt™ 4 PCs

2020-10-01 OWC Introduces OWC Mercury Pro LTO Tape Archiving Solution


2020-09-19 Apple Core Rot: iOS 14 and macOS Safari Update Bring Treasure Trove of New Bugs

2020-09-18 Protecting Yourself in the Age of the Internet is Darn Hard: 3 Credit Cards Compromised in 2 Weeks after Mortgage Refinance Application

2020-09-10 Apple Core Rot: Syncing of Random Music Tracks to iPhone, iPad

2020-09-09 Bloomberg: Apple Gives Users More Time to Buy AppleCare After Sales Slow

2020-09-09 Apple Core Rot: Apple Stops Working after a Few Images

2020-09-06 Apple Core Rot: Erases my 200GB of Music on iPad and iPhone Every Time I Update iOS.

2020-09-06 False Advertising Claiming that Audio can be Listened-To Offline

2020-09-06 OWC Thunderbay FLEX 8: Discussing Various Configuration Possibilities

2020-09-05 OWC Thunderbay FLEX 8 REVIEWED: all-in-one 8-Bay Thunderbolt 3 Enclosure for Hard Drives and SSD + PCIe Slot + DisplayPort 1.4 + USB Hub and SD and CFExpress Slots

2020-09-01 Apple 2020 iMac 5K: Save up to 77.7% with OWC Memory

2020-09-01 Apple Core Rot: Apple Notarizes Adware (Malware), Compromises User Systems

2020-09-01 Adobe Photoshop CC 2020 Rainbow-Beachballs and Goes Zombie-Process, macOS Catalina Goes Non-Functional Requiring Hard Reboot

2020-09-01 Sloppy engineering, irresponsible and negligent quality control practices, and disdain for the needs of working pros are now the hallmark of Apple software


2020-08-29 Apple Core Rot: recent Apple macOS Catalina Update Crashes Mac Pro every other night with kernel panic: “thunderbolt power on failed”

2020-08-20 Reader Question on diglloydTools IntegrityChecker: “verify terabytes of content back and forth between the cloud and other local RAID drives I have”.

2020-08-19 2020 iMac 5K Display Stream Compression (DSC) and Its Role in Making Dual 6K Display Support Possible

2020-08-07 Reader Comment: Apple Feedback Assistant App

2020-08-07 Reader Comment: “Loss of confidence in Apple, what are our options?"

2020-08-06 Apple 2020 iMac 5K: Might it have Dual Thunderbolt 3 Busses when Configured with Radeon Pro 5700 or Radeon Pro 5700 XT GPU?

2020-08-06 Apple 2020 iMac 5K: Save up to 77.7% with OWC Memory

2020-08-05 Apple 2020 iMac 5K: some Nice New Options but with Downsides for Pro Users, Too


2020-07-31 diglloydTools IntegrityChecker Java v2.0 fc4 Available for Download

2020-07-31 Apple iPhone Refuses to Play 90% of My Music and Audiobooks: “song is not currently available in your country or region”

2020-07-30 TESTED: OWC Thunderbolt 3 10-Gigabit Ethernet Adapter

2020-07-29 How Secure Boot and System Integrity Protection Guard Your Mac From Malware

2020-07-28 It’s Almost Too Late to Get the Last Mac that Can Run Mojave

2020-07-26 Disturbing Number of Bad 16-Inch MacBook Pros

2020-07-26 Apple Core Rot: Screws my Music Library, Forgetting Locations and Immediately Crashing When Searching for Missing Tracks

2020-07-23 A Troublesome Security and Privacy Flaw: Apple Mail Auto-Complete + How to Delete Unwanted Recipients

2020-07-19 Apple Safari Web Site Security Features are Badly Designed: must be disabled for ALL web sites if just one web site has issues

2020-07-16 macOS Catalina 10.15.6 Update: Whacks Software Update Preferences, turns Everything On

2020-07-16 macOS Catalina 10.15.6 Update: Safari Cannot Download Files Any More: “the disk doesn’t have enough free space” (ditto for macOS Mojave security update)

2020-07-15 diglloydTools IntegrityChecker: Major Release Coming Soon

2020-07-15 Insolent Software Development: Adobe Creative Cloud Background Process Mess Chews up ~1GB of Memory when not in use

2020-07-12 OWC ThunderBay FLEX 8: Eight Bays for Hard Drives, U.2 NVMe SSDs, Hard Drives or SATA SSDs — Now Shipping

2020-07-10 OWC Announces SoftRAID for Windows

2020-07-06 Data Loss Prevented: IntegrityChecker Saves my Bacon by Detecting Corrupted Files after a Clone

2020-07-05 TESTED: 4TB OWC Mercury Extreme Pro 6G SSD

2020-07-02 TESTED: 16TB OWC Accelsior 4M2 PCIe SSD

2020-07-01 REVIEWED: Netgear Nighthawk X10 Wireless-AD7200 Tri-Band Gigabit Router


2020-06-30 Thoughts on Apple’s Transition away from Intel CPUs to Apple ARM, macOS Big Sur

2020-06-30 Update your PC or Older Mac with a FAST High Capacity SSD: OWC Mercury Extreme Pro 6G SSD Now to 4TB Capacity

2020-06-29 OWC Envoy Express Thunderbolt 3 DIY Enclosure : World’s First Thunderbolt 3 Bus-Powered M.2 NVME SSD Solution

2020-06-27 Daily Aggravation with macOS Catalina Sleep Problems: Still the Same Piece of Shit as 4 Months Ago

2020-06-25 Faster WiFi with Antennas and Beamforming? (Updated with reader comments)

2020-06-09 OWC Thunderblade 16TB Thunderbolt 3 SSD: Double the Fun

2020-06-07 Cell Signal Booster: weBoost Drive Reach Substantially Improves Uplink Performance Over WeBoost Drive 4G-X

2020-06-01 Use Apple’s “Night Shift” to Reduce Blue Light on Computer Display and iPhone, iPad


2020-05-30 Reviewed: OWC Envoy Pro EX Thunderbolt 3 and USB-C

2020-05-28 Reviewed: OWC Mercury Elite Pro Dock Storage Solution with USB-A Ports, DisplayPort, Gigabit Ethernet, Thunderbolt 3

2020-05-19 OWC ThunderBay 8: Speed vs Transfer size, RAID-0 vs Fault Tolerant RAID-5

2020-05-19 OWC ThunderBay 8: Speed Across Volume Capacity, RAID-0 Stripe vs Fault-Tolerant RAID-5

2020-05-18 2019 Mac Pro and Kernel Panics with PCIe Cards

2020-05-17 OWC ThunderBay 8: Examples of Various Configurations using SoftRAID

2020-05-17 First Look: OWC ThunderBay 8

2020-05-12 Working From Home: Apple Mac Systems and What to Get With Them

2020-05-11 OWC ThunderBay 8: Installing Hard Drives and SSDs, Plus Info and Specifications

2020-05-11 OWC ThunderBay FLEX 8: Eight Bays for Hard Drives, U.2 NVMe SSDs, Hard Drives or SATA SSDs

2020-05-05 How to Rename Files in the Finder

2020-05-01 Long Term Usage Report: WeBoost Cell Signal Booster Greatly Expands my Camping Site Options and Saves the Day on Internet Access


2020-04-26 OWC Doubles SSD Capacity for Accelsior 4M2 PCIe SSD, Thunderblade, Envoy Pro EX

2020-04-17 Why Is My Mac Hanging When Copying Files After Upgrading to macOS Catalina 10.15.4?

2020-04-03 2019 MacBook Pro Seems to Have a High Failure Rate

2020-04-03 macOS: Apple 'TrueTone' and Display Profile Problems

2020-04-03 Popular Video Conferencing App 'Zoom' is Rife with Security Bugs and Maybe Infiltration by Chinese Communist Party

2020-04-02 Malware on iPhone? Unwanted “Congratulations Apple iPhone user” Popup Malware Erases Existing Site from Browser History + Improper Security Certificate


2020-03-30 macOS System Sleep Issues: Apple Mail a Possible Factor?

2020-03-01 macOS Catalina is a Disruptive POS — No System Sleep, Displays Won’t Sync


2020-02-28 How to Enable the Mac Startup Chime on Recent Macs

2020-02-21 macOS Catalina: Loads of Crapware Chewing up Memory and Sometimes CPU Cycles, Adobe Does it Too

2020-02-21 macOS Catalina: System Sleep Frequently Fails

2020-02-15 $500 Off Apple Mac Pro at B&H Photo, $300 Off 16" MacBook Pro, iMac Too

2020-02-11 Apple Pro Display XDR: USB-C Ports Connect at USB 2.0 Speed (20X slower)

2020-02-10 Why Those Super Handy USB-C Ports on Displays and Video Cards SUCK

2020-02-08 Apple Breaks Basic Functionality in macOS Crapalina: Cannot Access Files Even with Full Disk Access and 'sudo'

2020-02-03 macOS Catalina 10.15.3: Privacy Tab Does not Work — Files and Folders Inoperable

2020-02-01 macOS Catalina 10.15.3 Disables all of my Samsung T5 Backup Drives

2020-02-01 Apple Pro Display XDR: a Gorgeous $7K Display Presented at the Apple Store like Some Cheap $399 4K TV at Best Buy, and Apple Employees Don’t Even Know Their Products

2020-02-01 macOS Catalina 10.15.3 vs 10.15.2: Consistent Performance Losses in Photoshop CC 21.0.3 vs 21.0.2


2020-01-31 macOS Catalina Screws up My Display Arrangement and Resolution EVERY TIME I Reboot

2020-01-30 Does macOS Have a Rare but Stupefyingly Nasty Multithreading Bug in the Unified Buffer Cache?

2020-01-29 The World’s Most Valuable Company is Incompetent at Software Development  — Apple Management Disrespects Tens of Millions of Customers

2020-01-29 Reader Comment: Apple 2019 MacBook Pro 16-inch “blown away by the speed”

2020-01-29 Reader Comment: 2018 Mac mini with macOS Catalina Will Not Boot with eGPU

2020-01-29 2018 Mac mini has Serious Trouble Syncing with Display via either HDMI or DisplayPort

2020-01-29 Why I Returned the 16-Core 2019 Mac Pro... Wanted 28 Cores!

2020-01-27 MacBook Pro Finally the Do-It-All Desktop Replacement? Top End Apple 16-inch MacBook Pro Models are on Sale

2020-01-21 Deep Sony Discounts for Students and Educators via B&H Photo EDU Advantage Discount Program

2020-01-21 diglloydTools IntegrityChecker Java version 1.3b11 Update: Better Handling of Permissions Issues

2020-01-20 diglloydTools IntegrityChecker Java version 1.3b7 Update (incorporates online help)

2020-01-20 Upgrading from macOS Catalina to macOS Mojave (“downgrading” to macOS Mojave)

2020-01-19 Apple Core Rot: Too Many Crashes with macOS Catalina (“Unexpected S5 Entry” when ejecting SDXX camera card)

2020-01-19 Insanely Fast Data Integrity Checking with diglloydTools IntegrityChecker Java

2020-01-19 How to Add File/Folder Access Permissions for Java in macOS Catalina

2020-01-19 How to Add File/Folder Access Permissions in macOS Catalina, including Full Disk Access

2020-01-19 For Mac/Windows/Linux/etc — diglloydTools IntegrityChecker Java version 1.3b5 Now Available — Includes Automated Install Script for macOS users

2020-01-18 Apple Core Rot: macOS Catalina Fails to Update Critical Security Settings

2020-01-18 Caution for Those Working with Color-Calibrated Displays: macOS Catalina Resets Display Profile

2020-01-18 Reader Comments: macOS Catalina vs Mojave, Drive Initialization Hanging/Crashing

2020-01-10 GPU and Thunderbolt 3 Bandwidth: Why the AMD Radeon Pro W5700X Might be a Better Choice than the AMD Radeon Pro Vega II: Display Stream Compression Support

2020-01-07 Eye-Burning Bug in macOS Catalina on 2019 Mac Pro: LG 5K Display Resets to Maximum Brightness Every Reboot

2020-01-05 2019 Mac Pro: Detailed Analysis of Phase One Capture One 20 Performance, GPU and CPU Utilization

2020-01-05 diglloydTools IntegrityChecker Java version 1.2b2 Incorporates SHA-512 for Major Performance Boost

2020-01-05 OWC Mercury Accelsior M42 PCIe SSD: Running Two of Them Independently — Awesomely Fast (but don’t stripe 8 blades yet)

2020-01-05 Apple 2019 Mac Pro: Display Will Not Re-Sync with NEC PA302W after Coming Out of Sleep + Base Video Card vs Other Cards, Thunderbolt 3 Ports

2020-01-05 Apple 2019 Mac Pro: Apple’s Intel Xeon W CPUs Have a Lot More Cache than Intel Specifications

2020-01-04 Apple 2019 Mac Pro: MUCH Slower CPU Cores than 2019 iMac 5K, but Lots More of 'em

2020-01-04 Apple 2019 Mac Pro: a Quick Look at How I Configured the Beast

2020-01-03 Apple 2019 Mac Pro: OWC 32GB Modules Show 1/3 Higher Bandwidth than Apple 8GB Modules

2020-01-02 MAJOR Performance Improvements to diglloydTools IntegrityChecker Java version 1.1b10

2020-01-02 2019 Mac Pro: Hardware Elegance, macOS Crapalina Belongs in the Toilet

2020-01-01 OWC Mercury Accelsior PCIe SSD: Fasted SSD MPG has ever Tested, by 2X

2020-01-01 Apple 2019 Mac Pro: Not All Memory is the Same Speed, Mixing Sizes Not so Good



2019-12-31 Geeking Out on New Year’s Eve, with 🍾Bubbles

2019-12-29 Get Your Federal Tax Write-Off ASAP! And here’s an Insane deal on a 2018 MacBook Pro

2019-12-28 Detecting Data Corruption Caused by Bit Rot or Bad Drives or Software Bugs with diglloydTools IntegrityChecker

2019-12-28 Life in Thunderbolt 3 Hell: a Single Thunderbolt 3 Bus Plus Thunderbolt Cabling/Ports Are a Severe Headache

2019-12-26 On the Way for Testing: 2019 Mac Pro 16-core / 48GB / 4TB

2019-12-22 TESTED: 2019 MacBook Pro 16-inch versus 2019 iMac 5K — MacBook Pro Finally the Do-It-All Desktop Replacement?

2019-12-22 Cameras They’re All But Giving Away, and Other Deals

2019-12-20 OWC Delivers up to 512GB in 2017 iMac Pro (prior limit was 256GB)


2019-12-19 Beware of Email Phishing: Faux FedEx Example

2019-12-19 2019 Mac Pro: the 8/12/16 Core CPUs Can Use 1TB Memory (24/28 Cores Not required)

2019-12-19 macOS Catalina: Read-Only Boot Volume Precludes Use of Top-Level File System Namespace / Paths (UPDATE: Solution with /etc/synthetic.conf)

2019-12-19 macOS Catalina: Costly 'Upgrade' for Those with 32-Bit Software

2019-12-18 2019 Mac Pro: Most likely Slower than 2019 iMac 5K Unless Gobs of Memory or GPU or CPU Cores are Used

2019-12-18 2019 Mac Pro: Tips for Upgrading Memory

2019-12-18 2019 Mac Pro: Apple Reference Articles and Specifications

2019-12-18 Validating Data Transfer/Copy Before Deleting the Source/Original Data: diglloydTools IntegrityChecker

2019-12-18 Up to 42% Off 2018 Apple MacBook Pro

2019-12-18 Factory refurbished Apple iMac Pro at a great price from OWC

2019-12-18 HUGE Savings on Mac Pro Memory at OWC

2019-12-18 Reader Question: Top-End 2018 MacBook Pro Screaming Deal?

2019-12-13 The Good Stuff for Your 2019 Mac Pro

2019-12-10 Apple Mac Pro and Apple Pro Display XDR Now Available for Pre-Order at B&H Photo

2019-12-08 Consult with Lloyd for the best possible Mac for you Computing Needs (or general PC configuration)

2019-12-04 OWC Cyber Week Deals, and Lloyd’s Most-Used Computer Products

2019-12-01 Insane Deal on Nikon D610, and Other Good Stuff


2019-11-26 macOS and iOS: How to Exclude the Wrong WiFi Network

2019-11-24 The Apple iOS 13 Fiasco

2019-11-23 iOS 13.2.3: Random Haptic Clicks Drive Me Nuts on iPhone 11 Pro Max

2019-11-21 Don’t be Fooled with Phone Phishing: Purported Compromised Apple Account with Spoofed Number Makes it Look like Apple is Calling

2019-11-19 About that Dual 6K Display Support on the Apple 2019 MacBook Pro 16-inch

2019-11-19 Deals on Apple MacBook Pro

2019-11-19 Apple iOS 13.2.3 Breaks Bluetooth Pairing for my Mercedes Sprinter Van for all my iPhones

2019-11-17 Why I Might Have to Abandon the 2019 iMac 5K

2019-11-17 One Possibly Way to Fix Thunderbolt Problems

2019-11-17 Apple iOS 13: Can the Privacy Mode Banner be Dispensed With?

2019-11-17 Apple iPhone 11 Pro Max Cameras: Protruding Lens Design Captures Crud, Risks Scratching

2019-11-17 Apple iPhone Face Recognition: Amazingly Seamless but Fails in Dim Light (UPDATED with ideas to try)

2019-11-17 Audio Shut-Off Problems in Safari on iPhone 11 Pro Max (iPhone 7 Plus continues to work fine)

2019-11-15 How to Stop macOS from Urging You to “Upgrade” to macOS Catalina

2019-11-11 OWC Unleashes the All-New Thunderbolt 3 Pro Dock for Extreme Workflows


2019-10-20 Reader Question: diglloydTools IntegrityChecker Purchase Options

2019-10-08 Professionals Should Stay Away from macOS Catalina for Six Months


2019-09-14 Best Speech to Text App for Dictation, for Other Uses?

2019-09-06 Caution on Upgrading to macOS Catalina — Could Cost You Money and Functionality — Configure Software Update to Prevent Auto-Update

2019-09-04 Features Coming to IntegrityChecker java

2019-09-03 Copying Files in macOS Can Truncate File Date/Time to One-Second Granularity


2019-08-30 Apple Support Cost My Client Dearly

2019-08-30 How macOS Can Cause Data Loss: Spotlight Chooses on Backup (Clone) Volumes, Which User then Works on... Later Wiped Out by Backup

2019-08-28 How to Show or Hide Hidden Files in macOS Finder

2019-08-28 OWC Upgrades the USB-C Travel Dock , Solves Hassles for Laptop Users with SD Card Reader, USB-A Ports, 100W Charging, HDMI Port

2019-08-28 Beware of Phishing — Fake Chase Bank


2019-07-16 Awesome Deal on Fully Loaded Mid 2018 MacBook Pro — Save $2800 — WOW!

2019-07-07 2018 Mac mini: Thunderbolt 3 Disconnects Drives Due to RF Inteference from WiFI Antenna Placement—OWC Tech Support Solves User’s Issue


2019-06-30 Displayport™ 2.0 Video Standard Enabling Support for Beyond-8k Resolutions

2019-06-29 TESTED: OWC Mercury Envoy Pro EX 2TB USB-C SSD: Awesomely Fast!

2019-06-28 Apple 2019 Mac Pro: Made in China

2019-06-27 Apple 2019 Mac Pro: Everything I Want... but Truly High-End and Unaffordable for Most

2019-06-21 OWC Announces “Fastest USB-C SSD Ever Built”

2019-06-21 Upgrading the 2018 Mac mini to 64GB Memory

2019-06-20 Apple Core Rot: iTunes Bugs

2019-06-20 Apple Core Rot: macOS Finder Shows Bogus Files Not Yet Copied 18 Hours Later

2019-06-14 The 2019 iMac 5K that I Use is Already Discounted at B&H Photo


2019-05-27 Detecting Corruption / Validating Data Integrity Over Time and Across Drives and Backup/Restore

2019-05-25 An Interview with OWC’s Larry O'Conner on Development of the Aura Pro X2 SSD.

2019-05-11 Configuring Time Format to Include Seconds Such as in macOS Finder Windows; YYYY-MM-DD and HH:MM:SS Format for Date/Time

2019-05-09 Browser Hijacking: the Malware

2019-05-07 Switched to macOS Mojave, out of Necessity with 2019 iMac 5K

2019-05-06 B&H Photo Introduces PayBoo Card, Refunds the Sales Tax for Many States — Game Changer for Retailers?

2019-05-06 Update on Using an eGPU for Photoshop for Adobe Camera Raw Enhance Details

2019-05-02 Upgraded my 2015 MacBook Pro Retina Apple Flash Drive to the 2TB OWC Aura Pro X2 SSD

2019-05-02 Two-Minute Install of OWC 128GB Memory Kit for 2019 iMac 5K Works Great, Runs Big Jobs Effortlessly

2019-05-02 How Much are GPU and CPU Cores used by Adobe Camera Raw Enhance Details?

2019-05-02 How Much is the GPU used for Raw File Conversion in Adobe Camera Raw?

2019-05-02 How Much are GPU and CPU Cores used by Photoshop Filters?

2019-05-01 Notes on Using an eGPU for Photoshop for Adobe Camera Raw Enhance Details


2019-04-18 2019 iMac 5K: Coming for Review

2019-04-17 OWC Can Upgrade the iMac Pro to 256GB

2019-04-16 OWC Aura Pro X2 SSD: up to 2TB of Super Fast SSD in Your MacBook Pro, Mac Pro, MacBook Air, Mac mini Models up

2019-04-05 2018 Mac mini has Thunderbolt 3 Compatibility Issues

2019-04-01 Reader Question: Radeon Pro Vega 48 GPU Upgrade for 2019 iMac 5K


2019-03-30 Concerned about macOS Security Fixes

2019-03-29 Breaking the 64GB Barrier: OWC Enables Up to 128GB Memory in 2019 iMac 5K, get 128GB for about the Price of 64GB!

2019-03-24 An eGPU is Useless for Photoshop and Lightroom Unless...

2019-03-21 OWC Continues Growth and Expansion on Three Continents

2019-03-18 Apple 2019 iMac 5K: 64GB OWC Memory Costs *Less* Than 32GB from Apple

2019-03-18 Apple iMac Pro: Higher-End Graphics Option, and up to 256GB Memory

2019-03-18 Apple 2019 iMac 5K: Two Hits with One Big Miss

2019-03-11 SEVERE Security Issue: Google Chrome Might Claim Current Version When Actually Out-of-Date and At-Risk

2019-03-10 Why 64GB Memory Matters, and Why It Might Not Be Enough

2019-03-06 Apple Costs me 1/3 of my Monthly Cell Phone Data by Downloading Unwanted macOS Mojave

2019-03-05 Apple Core Rot: macOS Finder File Copying: Fails to Replace "dot files" When Replacing a folder = DATA LOSS

2019-03-02 Reader Question: Moving from a 2010 Mac Pro to Newer Mac such as 2018 Mac mini (UPDATED with Reader Comments)

2019-03-01 Apple Apparently IGNORES Researcher’s Report of 0-Day Exploit for macOS KeyChain


2019-02-28 TESTED: 8TB OWC Thunderblade Thunderbolt 3 SSD

2019-02-27 Plugging in an Unknown Thunderbolt or USB-C Device is Electronic Unprotected Sex: the “Thunderclap” Vulnerability

2019-02-25 Better Progress Indicator in Carbon Copy Cloner

2019-02-22 Performance Tip for diglloydTools IntegrityChecker, java version

2019-02-22 Apple Core Rot : Debugging Severe Security Bug in Apple’s macOS Security Infrastructure (Apple Gatekeeper and Apple MRT)

2019-02-21 Apple Core Rot: Serious Audio Issues with 2018 Mac mini (Distorted Audio, Crushed Sound)

2019-02-20 Apple Core Rot: macOS Finder Shows Zero-Size Folders — Very Dangerous if Unaware

2019-02-20 Apple Core Rot CAUTION: Apple’s macOS Security Infrastructure Might Not be Working on Your Mac (Apple Gatekeeper and Apple MRT)

2019-02-16 When a Hard Drive Fails: Rebuilding a RAID-5 in SoftRAID

2019-02-15 Beware of Phishing — Fake Chase Bank

2019-02-11 Apple Core Rot: Apple Mail hangs for an Hour or More

2019-02-09 OWC Thunderblade: Unboxing Pictures

2019-02-09 Apple 2017 iMac 5K is a Terrific Machine, but Too Often It Impedes My Work

2019-02-09 Understanding Thunderbolt 3 Daisy Chaining

2019-02-07 Banishing the Drone of Spinning Hard Drives: and Fans: Moving to 8TB OWC Thunderblade SSD

2019-02-06 Facebook and Its Ilk Are a Disease

2019-02-04 Can you Trust Apple with Anything at All? Claimed 0-Day Exploit for Stealing Every Password in Your Keychain on macOS Mojave and earlier macOS

2019-02-04 Tested: OWC Drive Dock USB-C

2019-02-04 OWC Introduces New Dual Drive Dock with USB-C 10Gb/sec

2019-02-03 Interface by WhenHub

2019-02-02 Tested: OWC Mercury Elite Pro Mini 1TB SSD USB-C

2019-02-01 2018 Mac mini: Problem with Video When Waking up From Sleep 📹


2019-01-31 Use Graphic Converter to Fix Image File Dates

2019-01-30 Apple Revokes Facebook’s Enterprise Certificate

2019-01-29 OWC ThunderBlade Gen 2: up to 8TB SSD, Runs Cooler and Faster at Lower Cost

2019-01-28 Apple Core Rot at its Finest: the Apple Facetime Bug Clown Show

2019-01-28 Understanding Thunderbolt 3 Bandwidth

2019-01-27 How to Fix Damaged File Dates (RAW or JPEG or movies) with exiftool

2019-01-27 Apple Core Rot Metadata Loss: macOS Finder Destroys File Dates When Moving Files

2019-01-26 Apple 2018 Mac mini: Java Performance for diglloydTools IntegrityChecker a Big Bump Up vs 2017 iMac 5K

2019-01-26 OWC Thunderbay 6 vs OWC Thunderbay 4: what if 5 Drives Are Used for RAID-0 instead of just four?

2019-01-24 OWC Thunderbay 6 vs OWC Thunderbay 4: What If 5 Drives Are Used for RAID-5?

2019-01-24 TESTED: OWC Thunderbay 6, RAID-0 and RAID-5 Performance

2019-01-23 Firmware Updater for OWC Thunderbay 4 Fixes Thunderbolt 3 Disconnect Issue

2019-01-19 Testing Six Samples of Toshiba 14TB MG07ACA Enterprise Class Hard Drive

2019-01-11 My Days of 4 CPU Cores Are Over: Six Cores is Dubious for My Work, 8 CPU Cores Might Have to Be the New Minimum + Might Need 8TB SSD

2019-01-10 Discount Ends Soon on my Favorite Plain-Text Editor, BBEdit by Bare Bones Software

2019-01-06 OWC Unveils the Mercury Helios FX 650 eGPU for Massive Gaming, VR and Professional Graphics Processing Power

2019-01-06 OWC Unleashes the 2019 Envoy Pro EX Lineup Featuring All-New Shock-Resistant Sleeve

2019-01-06 OWC Mercury Elite Pro mini Family of Storage Solutions Delivers USB-C Performance in a Portable Package

2019-01-06 New OWC ClingOn Physically Secures Thunderbolt 3 / USB-C Ports for More Reliable Operation

2019-01-03 OWC Acquires Akitio, Adds to Thunderbolt 3 Product Lineup



2018-12-27 OWC Year-End Sales

2018-12-25 Data Integrity Over Time, and with OS Changes

2018-12-20 Apple 2018 Mac mini: Substantial Performance Gain over the Fastest 2017 iMac 5K

2018-12-12 Apple 2018 Mac mini Reviewed

2018-12-11 Save Big On Apple Through Dec 22

2018-12-11 Using Apple FileVault for Data Security

2018-12-07 Teenagers and Lightning Cable Mortality


2018-11-26 OWC Cyber Monday Specials

2018-11-26 Deep Discounts on 2018 MacBook Pro + Top 35 Cyber Monday Deals at B&H Photo

2018-11-23 Black Friday Deals at OWC

2018-11-23 Top 40 B&H Photo Black Friday Deals

2018-11-21 B&H Photo Named One of America’s Best for Customer Service by Newsweek

2018-11-21 Amazon Compromises my Email Address

2018-11-18 Beware of Phishing Based on Fear of Secret Porn Behavior and Real Password Compromise

2018-11-09 2018 Mac mini Coming for Testing

2018-11-07 Need Memory for the 2018 Mac Mini? OWC Saves You Money

2018-11-07 Apple Core Rot is Back with a Vengeance in the Latest Security Update for macOS 10.13.6

2018-11-01 OWC Products Compatible with new 2018 MacMini, 2018 MacBook Air, 2018 iPad Pro


2018-10-30 OWC Has Upgrades for the 2018 Mac Mini + Garage Sale Deals

2018-10-30 New iPad Pro, MacBook Air, MacMini at B&H Photo

2018-10-26 OWC Updates Pricing for Aura Pro X Line of SSDs

2018-10-11 Beware of Phishing — Fake “Apple Limited”


2018-09-29 Data Integrity Over Time, and with OS Changes

2018-09-29 MPG Recommendation on macOS Mojave

2018-09-18 OWC Lauches the Thunderbay 6, a Six-Drive Thunderbolt 3 Enclosure, with RAID Options

2018-09-18 The NuGuard KX Case Has Saved My iPhone 7 Plus even at Speed from my Bicycle

2018-09-18 OWC Launches SoftRAID Version 5.7

2018-09-04 Reader Comments: Configuring the 2018 MacBook Pro as as Desktop Replacement

2018-09-04 Tested: Mikegyver High-Speed USB-C Charger for 2018/2017/2016 MacBook Pro via Vehicle DC Power

2018-09-04 Simple Things that Get in the Way

2018-09-03 Video Presentation: Configuring the 2018 MacBook Pro as as Desktop Replacement 📹

2018-09-03 Checking drives before putting into “production”

2018-09-01 Tested (again on the 2018 MacBook Pro): OWC Envoy Pro EX Thunderbolt 3 SSD

2018-09-01 Amazing Deals on the Brand-New Apple 2018 MacBook Pro: What to Get for a High School or College Student


2018-08-27 Back to School: Solid Discounts on 2018 Macs

2018-08-16 2018 MacBook Pro: the Apple T2 Chip Can Erratically Kernel Panic the System

2018-08-14 2018 MacBook Pro Reviewed: Fastest Apple MacBook Pro Ever and By Far—It’s a Winner

2018-08-14 2018 MacBook Pro: Large Improvement vs 2017 MacBook Pro for Sustained GPU Performance

2018-08-13 OWC Drive Deals

2018-08-12 Semi-Bricking a 2018 MacBook Pro

2018-08-12 Reader Question: 2018 MacBook Pro Soldered -On Storage vs Data recovery

2018-08-12 Reader Question on 2018 MacBook Pro: Does the 13-inch Model have Yellowish Tint to Its Display?

2018-08-09 2018 MacBook Pro: First Tests Now Published (UPDATE AUGUST 11: More Tests)

2018-08-03 Testing in Progress on Apple 2018 MacBook Pro 15-inch 2.9 GHz 32GB 2TB Radeon Pro 560X


2018-07-30 Reader Comment: Which SSD or Storage for Video?

2018-07-28 Reader Comment: Which Mac for Video?

2018-07-25 On the Way For Testing: Apple 2018 MacBook Pro 15-inch 2.9 GHz 32GB 2TB Radeon Pro 560X

2018-07-25 OWC Docks Confirmed To Work with 2018 MacBook Pro

2018-07-23 Followup 9 Months Later: My Sprinter Photography Adventure Van Project: Computer Desk and Connectivity

2018-07-22 Tired of a Weak Cell Signal in your Vehicle? The WeBoost Cell Signal Booster Works Great!

2018-07-21 OWC Back to School Deals

2018-07-17 B&H Photo Deals (Ending July 18)

2018-07-17 Amazon Prime Day + OWC Deals

2018-07-16 Pondering the 2018 Apple MacBook Pro: Serves Little Useful Purpose for *Me* Even for Travel—I Await a Revised iMac or iMac Pro

2018-07-16 Check Out B&H Photo Deals at 20% Off or More

2018-07-12 Apple Updates the MacBook Pro to a Real Pro Machine

2018-07-06 OWC Mercury Helios FX Thunderbolt 3 Expansion Chassis for PCIe Graphics Cards

2018-07-04 OWC Express 4M2: 4-Slot M.2 NVMe SSD Enclosure

2018-07-03 OWC July 4 Specials


2018-06-29 Another Finder Data Loss Bug

2018-06-26 Apple’s Penchant for IGNORING Data Loss Risks Continues, Unabated: Finder Erroneously Shows Files as Zero Bytes

2018-06-23 Tested: OWC Envoy Pro EX Thunderbolt 3 SSD

2018-06-23 Tested: Samsung 860 EVO, 2TB and 4TB

2018-06-23 Laptop and/or Desktop for College Student?

2018-06-22 OWC Savings on *Factory Sealed* Apple iMac 5K

2018-06-22 OWC Hard Drive and SSD Savings

2018-06-14 Using an old Apple 30-inch Cinema Display on an iMac Pro

2018-06-14 OWC announces mission with Splash to bring clean water to children


2018-05-30 Apple Core Rot: File System Performance Problems, Thunderbolt 3 Performance Problems, Thunderbolt 3 Disconnect Problems, etc.

2018-05-30 Upgrading to macOS High Sierra Without the Forcible “Upgrade” to APFS

2018-05-29 Siri Knowledge: an Oxymoron?

2018-05-26 OWC May Hard Drive and SSD Savings

2018-05-24 My Recommended iMac 5K for Photographers is now $400 Off

2018-05-21 The Internet of Things (IoT) Poses Huge Numbers of Worldwide Security Risks, Large and Small

2018-05-20 Adding Features/Functionality Always Decreases Security, Never Underestimate the Power of the Dark Side: Siri and Alexa et al Exploits

2018-05-20 How to Fix Apple Remote Desktop that was Broken by Apple’s Recent Security Update: Reinstall RemoteDesktopClient 3.9.3 on Client Machines Using SSH

2018-05-20 Apple Core Rot: It’s Big Things, and Hundreds of Little Ones, that Together Add up to Chaos

2018-05-15 Are Smart Phones an IQ and Creativity Downgrade, with Anti-Social Bonus Points?

2018-05-15 Thunderbolt Bug: Drives Disconnect at Random and Intermittent Times

2018-05-07 Overheating Can Kill Optical Thunderbolt 2 Cables, Root Cause is the Mac Itself (Thermal Dumping)


2018-04-28 OWC Thunderblade SSD Shipping in All Capacities up to 8TB — Ideal for Video Production and Capture. and/or Silent and High Capacity Photoshop Workflow

2018-04-28 Apple’s Problems with Severe Security Bugs Continue

2018-04-28 Beware of Phishing — Fake “Apple Limited”

2018-04-10 Concussion aka Mild Traumatic Brain Injury (mTBI): Experience Report and Advice, Ongoing


2018-03-28 Apple’s Tim Cook Weighs in on Facebook

2018-03-24 Concussion

2018-03-16 One more Finder File Copy Bug: Is it Even Safe to Count on the macOS Finder to Copy Files?

2018-03-16 Privacy: When Your Computer is Repaired, Does the Facility Scan your Private Information too? BestBuy’s GeekSquad Gets Paid to Scan and Report to the FBI

2018-03-07 Lots of Shootouts: 2017 iMac Pro 18-core vs 2017 iMac 5K

2018-03-07 iMac Pro 18-core Rocks Delivers Unprecedented Performance Gains for Adobe Lightroom, Trouncing the 2017 iMac 5K

2018-03-04 What Can an iMac Pro 18 Core Do? Require Special Restoration Procedures when Semi-Bricking Itself

2018-03-01 Caution: AT&T “Unlimited” and Other Plans Become Unusable When Throttled


2018-02-27 What Can an iMac Pro 18 Core Do? Go into Infinite Reinstall Loop

2018-02-25 Get 4TB of SSD for about $776, Install in $90 Dual-Bay External — Super Convenient Capacious Storage

2018-02-24 Apple Needs to Rethink Activity Monitor for High Core Count Machines

2018-02-24 What Can an iMac Pro 18 Core Do? Destroy Its Boot Volume Rendering Itself Unbootable

2018-02-24 Apple Throws Chinese Users Under the Bus

2018-02-18 macOS High Sierra: APFS Corrupts Disk Images

2018-02-14 What Can an iMac Pro 18 Core Do? Coming Next Week to Find Out

2018-02-13 Apple iOS Source Code In the Wild

2018-02-07 Macfixit: Top Apple Blogs to Read

2018-02-02 Reviewed: TekQ 512GB SSD


2018-01-30 Reader Question: Time to Move to High Sierra?

2018-01-26 Reviewed: 2TB LaCie Bolt 3 Thunderbolt 3

2018-01-26 CAUTION: Photoshop CC 2018 Latest Release Broken With Dual Displays (Unusable for Me)

2018-01-25 Reader Comment: LaCie 2Big Thunderbolt 3 Storage Dock

2018-01-21 2TB LaCie Bolt: Uses Two 'Blades' So Can Run as RAID-0 Stripe (default) or RAID-1 Mirror or Two Independent Volumes

2018-01-19 This Site Will be Down Jan 19 for an Hour or Two for Server Upgrade (UPDATE: Upgrade done)

2018-01-18 REVIEWED: LaCie 2Big 20TB Thunderbolt 3 Storage Dock

2018-01-17 SoftRAID Updated to Fix Issue with macOS 10.13 High Sierra

2018-01-17 macOS 10.13.2 and Disk Utility = Atrocious Bug-Ridden Disaster

2018-01-15 Helicon Focus 7.0: Huge Improvement in Scalability for High Core Count Machines

2018-01-13 $1000 Off Apple iMac Pro at Micro Center

2018-01-12 iMac Pro: Speed with Helicon Focus

2018-01-12 What Might a 2018 iMac 5K Include?

2018-01-12 2018 Is the Year for Thunderbolt 3 To Flower

2018-01-12 OWC Envoy Pro EX Thunderbolt 3 SSD

2018-01-12 Shipping Soon: OWC Thunderbay 4 with Thunderbolt 3, Up to 48TB Capacity

2018-01-12 Shipping Soon: OWC Thunderblade 4 Thunderbolt 3 SSD with Blazing-Fast Performance in 1/2/4/8TB capacities.

2018-01-12 Apple and Privacy: are there Bedrock Principles Based on Inviolable Philosophical/Moral Principles, or Rather, Concretized Pragmatic Range-of-the-Moment “whatever works” Policies?

2018-01-11 Apple Quality Control: Enough is Enough

2018-01-11 Detecting and Preventing Credit Card and Similar Financial Fraud via Text Notifications

2018-01-10 How Fast is the Apple iMac Pro for RAW File Conversion?

2018-01-10 Nasty macOS High Sierra Bug: Unlock AppStore Preferences with *any* Password

2018-01-09 2TB LaCie Bolt: Maxes Out Thunderbolt 3 Bus for Reads, Very Fast Writes, Beats iMac Pro SSD for Reads 1MB and Smaller

2018-01-09 Perspective on Just What a Deal an iMac 5K or iMac Pro is Versus Historical Cost

2018-01-09 Apple’s Mitigations for the Meltdown and Spectre CPU Architecture Bugs: Long-Running Update Doesn’t Jive With Description

2018-01-09 SoftRAID Issue on the iMac Pro: Keeps Reintalling Driver and Rebooting

2018-01-08 Thoroughly TESTED: Apple iMac Pro vs 2017 iMac 5K and Others

2018-01-07 Apple iMac Pro: First Look at Performance

2018-01-07 macOS Compatibility Problems with iMac Pro with both High Sierra 10.13.2 (17C88) and Sierra 10.12.6 (16G1114)

2018-01-07 Testing the 2017 iMac Pro against the 2017 iMac 5K and 2013 Mac Pro and 2010 Mac Pro

2018-01-07 Meltdown and Spectre CPU Architecture Bugs: Apple Has Partially Addressed with No Performance Impact?

2018-01-02 New Year’s Resolution for Apple: Can We Please Have macOS 'Sobered Up' in 2018? Keychain Crash and Others—macOS Increasingly Unstable = Unacceptable



2017-12-31 Computer Gear Recommendations + OWC Year-End Deals

2017-12-30 diglloydTools v 2.2.15 Now Includes Java IntegrityChecker with up to 50% Speed Improvement

2017-12-29 iMac Pro in Stock at B&H Photo + Year-End Deals

2017-12-27 OWC Tears Down the 2017 iMac Pro, Announces Future Memory Upgrade Programs

2017-12-27 OWC Unboxing Videos for iMac Pro, Teardown to Follow Soon

2017-12-27 OWC Unboxing Videos for iMac Pro, Teardown to Follow Soon

2017-12-26 Crashes When Copying Files over a Network? Try Turning off Packet Signing

2017-12-26 Why Does Apple Put Random Unwanted Crud Into my iPhone Calendar?

2017-12-25 New iPhone, iPad, Mac, etc? Cables and Related

2017-12-24 diglloydTools Updated to v 2.2.15, IntegrityChecker Sees up to 38% Speed Improvement

2017-12-23 Why More CPU Cores Often Run no Faster, and Sometimes Slower than Fewer CPU Cores

2017-12-23 Reviewed: Samsung T5 2TB SSD

2017-12-23 OWC Offers Dual DisplayPort and dual HDMI Adapter for Thunderbolt 3 Macs or PCs

2017-12-23 Turbo Boost and the Intel Xeon W CPUs in the Apple iMac Pro

2017-12-20 iMac Pro Models for Photographers

2017-12-19 NewerTech NuGuard KX Case for iPhone 8 and 8 Plus, iPhone X (saved my iPhone several times when dropped) + Screen Protectors

2017-12-18 4-Core CPUs do not Leave Much Grunt for Other Tasks: Cloning Can Use all Available CPUs in a 4-Core Mac

2017-12-18 Copying Files with macOS Finder: Data Loss Bug

2017-12-14 iMac Pro: Pricing and Thoughts

2017-12-13 iMac Pro: Downclocked CPUs

2017-12-09 One Example Among Many of Things that Suck with macOS: Continual Breakdown in Quality Control

2017-12-03 Wither the iMac Pro?

2017-12-03 FOR SALE: 2013 Mac Pro 3.3 GHz 8-Core + NEC PA322UHD 4K Display

2017-12-03 4-Core CPUs are Easily Maxed-Out with a Few Simple Tasks

2017-12-01 4-Core CPUs do not Leave Much Grunt for Other Tasks

2017-12-01 Cabling up the OWC Thunderbolt 3 Dock in my Mercedes Sprinter Photography Adventure Van

2017-12-01 Reader Question: Testing More than One New Drive with DiskTester


2017-11-30 Switched to 2017 iMac 5K as Primary Machine: Details on Gear I’m Using

2017-11-30 iPhone: Blurred Screen Requires Rebooting Phone

2017-11-30 iPhone: App Store Downloads Never Finish

2017-11-30 Apple Mail: Cannot Configure ToolBar as Desired

2017-11-30 Perspective on Apple Core Rot Over Some Years

2017-11-28 The Most Serious Apple Software Quality Failure Yet: Logging-in 'root' without any password

2017-11-27 Gobsmacked: Power Efficiency of the 2017 iMac 5K vs 2015 iMac 5K, Particularly on the Road in Sprinter Van

2017-11-27 Using Two Thunderbolt 3 Ports to Build Out a System

2017-11-27 Time Machine and APFS: Local Backups

2017-11-27 Computers Are not Getting Faster in a Meaningful Way, GPU is Half-Baked Tech, Too Many Software Developers Suck

2017-11-27 OWC Cyber Busters — Many Just about gone

2017-11-27 HOT! OWC Envoy Pro EX 2TB Thunderbolt 3 SSD Now In Stock

2017-11-27 Tips on Using Apple Time Machine, Tips on Backup

2017-11-27 Advice for those Considering the 2016 MacBook Pro Deals

2017-11-27 Hand-Picked CyberMonday Deals at OWC

2017-11-26 How to Disable Downloading of macOS High Sierra

2017-11-26 How to not Waste/Lose a Huge Chunk of Cellular Data for Personal Hotspot : Disable Background Downloading

2017-11-26 Hand-Picked CyberMonday Deals at OWC

2017-11-26 My Hand-Picked Cyber Monday Deals at B&H Photo

2017-11-26 My Plain Text Editor of Choice: BBEdit

2017-11-25 Testing Seagate 12TB Enterprise Capacity 3.5-inch (Helium) Hard Drives

2017-11-25 Upgrading to macOS High Sierra Without the Forcible “Upgrade” to APFS

2017-11-25 How and Why I Partitioned the 2TB SSD in the 2017 iMac 5K

2017-11-25 OWC Black Friday Door Busters end Sunday Nov 26

2017-11-24 macOS High Sierra APFS Performance is Inferior to HFS on Apple’s Fastest SSD: all cost, no benefit, at least not yet

2017-11-24 macOS High Sierra: Apple Core Rot in Spades: “damaged and can’t be opened” for all pdf, dmg, xml, xsd, properties, jar files, folders also — “damaged and can’t be opened” error message caused by xattr

2017-11-23 Crazy Good Discounts on Apple MacBook Pro, Sony A7S II and A9, Drones, Phones

2017-11-23 Why I Probably Will Never Buy a Mac Pro Again

2017-11-23 Choosing a Photography Workstation Setup for 2018 Usage

2017-11-22 Black Friday DoorBuster Deals at OWC

2017-11-21 Black Friday Sneak Preview Deals at OWC + Note on Big Fast Thunderbolt Storage

2017-11-20 Ordered a 2017 iMac 5K: Why Now and what about iMac Pro?

2017-11-20 Security Expert Bruce Schneier Weighs In on the Equifax Breach

2017-11-18 Black Friday Deals at B&H Photo

2017-11-11 Reader Question: Best Mac if Buying Now

2017-11-06 Reader Comment: Thunderbolt 3 Crash with High Sierra

2017-11-06 It’s Television Discount season!

2017-11-01 OWC Halloween savings


2017-10-22 Apple Kernel Bug? 2015 iMac 5K Runs at 0.8 GHz When Cold, Even with Warm Air Out Rear Vents

2017-10-20 Caution on Upgrading to macOS High Sierra: Sony Firmware Updates

2017-10-18 Will the iMac Pro Be Worth The Cost?

2017-10-16 Mobile Phone Companies Sell your Name and Location Data

2017-10-16 Equifax: It Just Keeps Getting Better, for Hackers

2017-10-16 All your WIFI are belong to us: Major vulnerability in WPA2 to be released

2017-10-12 OWC Mini Travel Dock Handy for Quick Peripheral Usage, SD Card Reader, Pass-Thru Charging, USB Ports

2017-10-12 Deals on Factory Sealed iMac 5K at OWC + Refurbished Mac Deals

2017-10-06 Out of Space on your 2010-2015 MacBook Pro? SSD Prices Highly Attractive for Upgrading SSD Capacity

2017-10-06 macOS HighSierra: New Security Behavior includes a new Zero Day Exploit (kernel level compromise) and Dumping User Passwords

2017-10-05 macOS HighSierra: APFS Conversion of Boot Drive SSD

2017-10-05 macOS HighSierra: Brief Use Brings Relief in a Way: Worth Ignoring for a While

2017-10-03 Travel Bag for iMac 5K — Works Great


2017-09-17 Options for Connecting a Display with Mini DisplayPort or DisplayPort input to a Mac with Thunderbolt 3 / USB-C

2017-09-17 macOS High Sierra: Apple’s Technote on APFS is Both Confusing and Possibly Incorrect

2017-09-15 OWC USB-C Mini Travel Dock for Thunderbolt 3 / USB-C Macs such as 2016/2017 MacBook Pro, 2017 iMac 5K

2017-09-11 iPhone Camera bug

2017-09-10 macOS High Sierra: Caution Advised

2017-09-08 Will the iMac Pro Be Worth The Cost?

2017-09-08 Travel Bag for iMac 5K

2017-09-08 My Sprinter Photography Adventure Van Project: Which Mac?

2017-09-08 iPhone 7s and 8: End of the Line for Value was with iPhone 6?

2017-09-04 Deals on Apple MacBook Pro: My Thoughts on Deeply Discounted 2016 Model vs 2017 Model

2017-09-03 Reasons that ECC Memory Matters

2017-09-03 OWC Raising Money for Red Cross

2017-09-03 iPhone: Made in China Gets Interesting


2017-08-31 OWC Thunderbolt 3 Dock Now Available for Ordering

2017-08-29 SoftRAID Warns on Serious High Sierra Bug

2017-08-29 Great Deal on 13" MacBook Pro for Student

2017-08-29 Padded Case for iMac 5K

2017-08-23 SoftRAID Saves the Day

2017-08-23 OWC Used Macs Mega Sale

2017-08-21 Checking drives before putting into “production”

2017-08-18 Reader Question: Connecting a Dual-Link DVI-D Display to new Macs with Thunderbolt 3 / USB-C

2017-08-12 Deep Discounts on 2015/2016 Macs at B&H Photo

2017-08-12 Reader Comment: How to Solve Connecting Mini DisplayPort Display to Macs with USB-C/Thunderbolt 3

2017-08-11 MacOS Bug: Kernel Task Uses Most or All CPU Cores Continuously (Ambient Temperature Too High)

2017-08-11 Substantial discounts on Macs at B&H Photo + OWC Back to School Specials

2017-08-09 Reader Question: SSD vs Fusion Drive in iMac 5K

2017-08-03 OWC Back to School Deals


2017-07-29 My Sprinter Photography Adventure Van Project: Which Mac? Experience Report / Proving it Out? MacBook Pro = Not so good for big jobs

2017-07-25 64GB Memory Kit for 2017 iMac 5K Works Great: Save $760 vs Apple

2017-07-24 Photo and Mac Computer Deals of Note

2017-07-24 Get a 5K Display for only $1499 PLUS a FREE COMPUTER

2017-07-23 Nifty Desk Fan that Runs on USB

2017-07-22 2017 iMac 5K: Connecting a Display Done Easily with OWC Thunderbolt 3 Dock + Reader Comments

2017-07-21 TESTED: BatPower USB-C High Speed In-Vehicle Charging of 2016/2017 MacBook Pro and 2015 MagSafe MacBook Pro Too!

2017-07-21 My Sprinter Photography Adventure Van Project: Computers and Computer Desk

2017-07-20 2016/2017 MacBook Pro or 2017 iMac 5K: Connecting a Display Done Easily with OWC Thunderbolt 3 Dock

2017-07-19 2017 MacBook Pro vs My 2015 MacBook Pro

2017-07-19 Up to $500 off MacBook Pro At B&H Photo

2017-07-18 Can Companies Like Apple and Facebook and Google do Business in China Ethically?

2017-07-18 2017 MacBook Pro: IntegrityChecker Verify

2017-07-18 2017 iMac 5K: XCode Build C++ Project

2017-07-18 2017 MacBook Pro and 2017 iMac 5K: Convert 50-Megapixel CR2 Raw to JPEG

2017-07-18 2017 MacBook Pro: Text Search with grep Versus Other Macs (SSD Speed + CPU Speed)

2017-07-17 Apple Core Rot: Networking Problems (NFS, Failure to Copy Files, More)

2017-07-16 Apple Bug? 2017 MacBook Pro Has Impaired Performance Using Apple Power Brick vs OWC Thunderbolt 3 Dock + Why Does 800% CPU Usage Go Into Idle Clock Speed Mode?

2017-07-16 Adobe Lightroom Performance: Inefficiencies Could be Fixed

2017-07-14 2017 iMac 5K vs 2015 iMac 5K : Lightroom Import, Generate 1:1 Previews + Lightroom Export Full-Res JPEGs

2017-07-09 2017 MacBook Pro: SSD Speed is Best Ever

2017-07-09 2017 MacBook Pro: 30-Bit Color (10 Bits per Channel)

2017-07-09 TESTED with Photoshop: 2017 MacBook Pro

2017-07-08 TESTED with Photoshop: 2017 iMac 5K vs 2015 iMac 5K

2017-07-08 2017 iMac 5K: How System Memory Needed for Photoshop?

2017-07-08 TESTED with Photoshop: 2017 iMac 5K SSD vs 2015 iMac 5K

2017-07-07 Save Big Bucks on 64GB Memory for 2017 iMac 5K

2017-07-07 Speed Up Migration Assistant Using Thunderbolt Instead of Ethernet (or WiFi)

2017-07-07 TESTED: 2017 iMac 5K SSD Speed vs 2015 iMac 5K (Surprising Finding)

2017-07-07 Save a Few Gigabytes: How to Remove Garage Band

2017-07-07 TESTED: BatPower USB-C High Speed Charging of 2016/2017 MacBook Pro in Vehicle

2017-07-01 Apple Core Rot Strikes Again: Time Machine Wipes Out Other Backups and Fails to Restore Properly


2017-06-30 4th of July Deals at OWC/

2017-06-30 2017 MacBook Pro: Personal HotSpot via iPhone Does not Work

2017-06-21 Screen Burn-In: Ghost Images on iMac 5K Display

2017-06-20 macOS Thunderbolt 10 Gigabit Networking Still Not Ready for Prime Time

2017-06-20 Apple MacBook Pro: DC Power Input for Efficient Battery or Car Operation? (bypass DC-AC-DC waste)

2017-06-19 Apple iPhone Security: Pocket Dialing

2017-06-19 Does macOS 10.12.5 Break Gigabit Ethernet?

2017-06-17 Deals at a Glance for Apple Macs and More

2017-06-17 Comparing the 2017 iMac 5K to the iMac Pro

2017-06-16 SmartAlec for Drive Health Monitoring:

2017-06-16 Ordered Too Little Memory in 2017 iMac 4K? OWC Can Upgrade It Anyway

2017-06-15 Coming Soon for Review: 2017 iMac 5K

2017-06-15 Coming Soon for Review: 2017 MacBook Pro

2017-06-15 Deals on Apple Macs

2017-06-13 Apple Photos: Bad Idea + Downloading Images from iPhone/iPad/Other Devices using Apple Preview

2017-06-13 Software Discounts on BBEdit and HoudahSpot (Personal Favorites) and Other Software

2017-06-10 Dell UltraSharp 32 Ultra HD 8K Display is Shipping, Dec 2017 iMac Pro Already Behind the Curve

2017-06-07 Assessing the Dec 2017 Apple iMac Pro

2017-06-06 Apple’s Memory Prices Insanely High As Usual: Save a Bundle by Ordering 8GB Config in Mid-2017 iMac 5K

2017-06-05 New iMac 5K, iMac 5K Pro, MacBook and MacBook Pro Models


2017-05-26 Hard Drive Deals: Why Buy 5TB if only 2/3/4TB is Needed?

2017-05-24 Reader Question: Testing More than One New Drive with DiskTester

2017-05-23 SoftRAID Updated to Version 5.6

2017-05-22 Now Shipping: OWC Thunderbolt Helios 3 PCIe Thunderbolt 3 Expansion Chassis

2017-05-22 Security: Phishing Email Purporting to be a Buyer Complaint

2017-05-19 Big Discounts on Mac Pro and iMac 5K

2017-05-18 Deals on Hard Drives

2017-05-15 macOS 10.12.5 Update

2017-05-15 On Ransomware

2017-05-14 Is Apple’s Time Machine Broken Yet Again

2017-05-11 Mac Users Want NVIDIA GPUs, Apple Keeps Doing AMD—a Disconnect a Future Mac Pro Might Resolve

2017-05-10 OWC Mother's Day Deals

2017-05-10 B&H Photo Mother's Day Deals and More

2017-05-10 Security: Phishing Email Purporting to be a Password Reset Notification

2017-05-09 Tired of Being Tracked and Bombarded with Ads? Ghostery

2017-05-08 The #1 Optimization for Photoshop Users: Speed up Save/Open by up to 20X

2017-05-08 OWC Accelsior Pro Q: Rock Solid and Blazingly Fast

2017-05-05 Great Deals on 10 Core Mac Pro

2017-05-05 Reviewed: OWC Mercury Elite Pro Dual Mini USB-C

2017-05-03 SmartAlec for Drive Health Monitoring

2017-05-03 OWC Thunderbolt 3 Dock: USB SSD Speed via Dock vs Direct Connect

2017-05-02 OWC Thunderbolt 3 Dock: USB SSD Speed via Dock vs Direct Connect


2017-04-30 OWC Thunderbolt 3 Dock: SD Card Slot Speed vs Dedicated Card Reader, 2015 MacBook Pro

2017-04-30 OWC Thunderbolt 3 Dock: In Hand for Testing

2017-04-28 iTunes: Infinite Loop Trying to Install an App

2017-04-27 Cost-Effective High Capacity Hard Drives: 8TB Now Highly Attractive

2017-04-24 OWC Thunderbolt 3 Dock: 13 Ports that Solve the Compatibility Headaches with the 2016 MacBook Pro

2017-04-17 SSD Speed Anyone?

2017-04-16 New Thunderbolt 3 Products from OWC

2017-04-15 Deals at OWC /

2017-04-15 Lloyd at Photoshop World Apr 19/20/21

2017-04-15 Getting Your Devices and Data Over the U.S. Border

2017-04-13 OWC Accelsior Pro Q vs Accelsior: Real World Throughput

2017-04-11 Which is faster for RAW File Conversion, CPU or GPU?

2017-04-10 My Plain Text Editor of Choice: TextWrangler / BBEdit

2017-04-09 Caution on Photoshop CC 2017 Update: Missing/Black Windows and Palettes Require Quitting Photoshop

2017-04-07 How to Disable All Push Notification Requests in Apple Safari

2017-04-07 Solution for sudo hang problem in macOS 10.12.4

2017-04-07 Desired Features for 2018/2019 Mac Pro

2017-04-06 Apple’s Promised Mac Pro Powerhouse

2017-04-06 macOS 10.12.4: File Sharing Running at a few kilobytes per second

2017-04-05 Apple’s Rare and Very Welcome Hints at Future Mac Pro and iMac


2017-03-29 New Deals on MacBook Pro, Mac Mini

2017-03-28 Caution on macOS 10.12.4: sudo is broken

2017-03-28 Caution on macOS 10.12.4: sudo is broken, sudo hangs before password for nearly 5 minutes

2017-03-27 OWC Accelsior Pro Q Speed vs Transfer Size

2017-03-25 TESTED: OWC Accelsior Pro Q PCIe SSD for 2010/2012 Mac Pro or any Thunderbolt Mac (via Helios Enclosure)

2017-03-17 Security: Another Phishing Example (plus Apple Junk Mail Bug)

2017-03-12 When Will a new iMac and Mac Pro Arrive?

2017-03-10 Manage That Keyboard: How to Disable Caps Lock

2017-03-10 Apple Core Rot: Logging Spew

2017-03-07 Wikileaks Reveals Many Things... like Televisions as Covert Listening Devices

2017-03-06 OWC Nearly Doubles PCIe SSD Performance with Accelsior Q


2017-02-28 Tim Cook and Support for Pro Users

2017-02-28 “Our digital fingerprints are everywhere. How do we protect ourselves?” — Stanford Engineering

2017-02-25 OWC Weekender specials

2017-02-23 Caution on Upgraded Apple Remote Desktop

2017-02-23 Will the next Apple Mac Pro (if any) be the Final Straw that Puts the Nail in the 'Pro' Coffin?

2017-02-21 OWC Thunderbolt 3 Cables Now Shipping

2017-02-21 Thunderbolt 3 and USB-C Infographic

2017-02-21 SoftRAID Updated to Version 5.5.6

2017-02-10 Big Discounts on *Current Model* iMac 5K at OWC

2017-02-01 OWC Now Has Thunderbolt 3 Cables

2017-02-01 Macular Degeneration Linked to Blue Light (sunlight and most forms of LED lights)


2017-01-30 Security: Phishing Email Purporting to be a Password Reset Notification

2017-01-29 Apple’s Time Machine Obliterates my Data When It is Most Needed (Restore)

2017-01-29 Finder Hangs While Copying

2017-01-25 Isolating/Blocking Hard Drive Vibration, Especially on a Hardwood Desk or Floor

2017-01-25 Intel 'Kaby Lake' Processors for MacBook Pro, iMac, MacBook, etc: Already Way Behind the Curve?

2017-01-25 Touchbar MacBook Pro not Rated for Colder than 50°F — Serious Design Flaw for Active Users?

2017-01-23 Intel “Baby Canyon” NUCs with Kaby Lake and Thunderbolt 3 and Lots More

2017-01-19 Checking drives before putting into “production”

2017-01-15 Lifespan of Uninterruptible Power Supplies (UPS)

2017-01-15 Bill Atkinson’s “Photo Card” for iPhone/iPad: Tangible Internet-Age Postcards

2017-01-11 FOR SALE: Lloyd’s Apple Laptops, NEC Display

2017-01-10 Adobe Memory Usage, with no apps in use

2017-01-10 macOS BloatWare (and what feels like SpyWare)

2017-01-10 Safari Seems Less Stable in macOS 10.12.2

2017-01-09 The GPU remains a Science Fair Project

2017-01-09 2.5K or 4K or 5K Display for Image Editing and Viewing?

2017-01-08 Crapware in macOS

2017-01-08 Can a 2016 MacBook Pro support an 8K display?

2017-01-08 Dell UltraSharp 32 Ultra HD 8K Display Suggests that an iMac 8K is Technically Feasible

2017-01-05 LG 5K Display for 2016 MacBook Pro

2017-01-04 OWC Envoy Pro Thunderbolt 3 2TB SSD

2017-01-03 A Powerful Argument for a Small Laptop

2017-01-03 OWC “DEC” for 2016 MacBook Pro

2017-01-03 Desktop CPU Performance at a Standstill?

2017-01-03 Apple Core Rot: PDF Support

2017-01-01 Monitoring Most Everything: iStat Menus

2017-01-01 2016 MacBook Pro: Test Results vs 2015 MacBook Pro and 13" 2016 MacBook Pro + a Big Surprise

2017-01-01 2016 MacBook Pro: Test Results Updated to include 2015 MacBook Pro and 13-inch 2016 MacBook Pro



2016-12-30 Bought the 2015 MacBook Pro: Best Model for My Usage at a Big Savings

2016-12-29 Another “Going Back” Review of the 2016 MacBook Pro

2016-12-29 Even ”Enterprise Grade” Drives Fail

2016-12-28 Great Deal on 13" MacBook Pro

2016-12-27 'Area 51' Sale

2016-12-26 Which 13-inch 2016 MacBook Pro? (or MacBook)

2016-12-26 A Slew of Discounts on Apple Macs, iPads

2016-12-26 Clean Dust Off Computer Innards for Longer Service Life

2016-12-26 Reader Comment: “iMac is a ticking bomb sealed inside a locked aluminum showcase”

2016-12-25 Desired Features for a New Mac Pro

2016-12-25 Desired Features for a New iMac

2016-12-23 iTunes and iPhone: Which Phone?

2016-12-23 2016 MacBook Pro: Design by Dilettantes?

2016-12-23 How to Remove Apple Crapware. Or Not, Thanks to Apple’s New Lockdown

2016-12-22 Reader Comment: “Bloomberg piece goes hand-in-hand with today’s article that you posted”

2016-12-22 How Can Apple Mail Possibly need 3.1 GB of Memory?

2016-12-21 Memory and SDD/Flash Prices on the Rise

2016-12-21 OWC 40TB SSD Performance as Photoshop Scratch Drive

2016-12-21 Taxes: Section 179 for Small Business Owners (Accelerated Depreciation): Deduct if In-Service by End Of Year

2016-12-19 Almost in 2018, Computers Are not Getting Faster in a Meaningful Way, GPU is Half-Baked Tech, Too Many Software Developers Suck

2016-12-13 Refurbished Mac Deals at OWC/

2016-12-13 Mac Deals at B&H Photo

2016-12-13 Two-Factory Security for macOS

2016-12-13 macOS 10.12.2 Update

2016-12-10 How much SSD Can You Handle?

2016-12-08 Malware Hides in Advertising

2016-12-07 2016 MacBook Pro: Cannot Sustain Performance Under Load — Update

2016-12-06 OWC Introduces Redesigned Mercury Elite Pro Dual with Thunderbolt 2 Technology + SALE on “Gen 1” Version

2016-12-03 2016 MacBook Pro: Cannot Sustain Performance Under Load

2016-12-03 2016 MacBook Pro TESTED: Photoshop Filters

2016-12-02 2016 MacBook Pro: Users Report Serious Graphics Glitches, Apple Investigating

2016-12-01 Wiping Personal Data Off a Mac that is Being Returned or Sold

2016-12-01 2016 MacBook Pro TESTED: Lightroom Import RAW Files

2016-12-01 2016 MacBook Pro: Returning it

2016-12-01 Photoshop + Lightroom for a Year for $88


2016-11-30 Budget Macs

2016-11-30 Reader Comment: DiskTester

2016-11-29 Apple Mail Calendar Spam

2016-11-28 Cyber Monday Deals

2016-11-27 2016 MacBook Pro TESTED: 10-Bit Color With External Display

2016-11-26 OWC 40TB SSD: RAID-4 vs RAID-5 from 32KiB to 512MiB Transfers

2016-11-26 OWC 40TB SSD Sequential Transfer Speed: RAID-4 beats RAID-5 by 16% for Reads

2016-11-26 2016 MacBook Pro: Strange Rainbow Beachball Behaviors

2016-11-26 2016 MacBook Pro: Readers Considering 2015 MacBook Pro Instead

2016-11-25 TESTED: OWC 40TB SSD Sequential Transfer Speed

2016-11-25 TESTED: OWC 40TB Thunderbay 4 Mini SSD with RAID-0 Stripe and RAID-4 Fault Tolerance

2016-11-24 TESTED: OWC 40TB Thunderbay 4 Mini SSD

2016-11-23 OWC 40TB Thunderbay 4 Mini SSD

2016-11-23 OWC Black Friday Specials

2016-11-23 B&H Photo Black Friday Deals Start Tonight at 21:01 Pacific Time (12:01 Eastern)

2016-11-23 OWC 40TB Thunderbay 4 Mini SSD

2016-11-22 2016 MacBook Pro TESTED: Photoshop Performance on Real World Job 'Create Size Variants'

2016-11-22 2016 MacBook Pro: Return It and Stick With 2013 Model?

2016-11-21 Apple Abandons Wireless Routers (no more Apple Airport)

2016-11-21 2016 MacBook Pro TESTED: Photoshop Performance

2016-11-19 2016 MacBook Pro: the SanDisk USB-C Card Reader Does not Work with my Lexar SDXC Cards

2016-11-19 2016 MacBook Pro: USB-C Might Offer Massive Runtime via External Batteries

2016-11-19 2016 MacBook Pro: Configuring the Touchbar Control Strip

2016-11-19 2016 MacBook Pro: Configuring the Touchbar Control Strip to Show All Function Keys

2016-11-18 2016 MacBook Pro: Siri Icon on the Touchbar is Driving me Crazy

2016-11-18 2016 MacBook Pro: Why I Went With the 2TB SSD

2016-11-18 Apple iPhone Secretly Uploading Call Logs when iCloud is Enabled?

2016-11-18 2016 MacBook Pro: Disappointing 8-Bit Video on Built-In Display

2016-11-18 2016 MacBook Pro: the Downsides to a Soldered-on SSD

2016-11-18 2016 MacBook Pro: Jaw-Dropping SSD Performance

2016-11-18 2016 MacBook Pro: System Integrity Protection (SIP) Disabled as Shipped by Apple

2016-11-18 2016 MacBook Pro: Enabling the Startup Chime... does not work

2016-11-18 2016 MacBook Pro: the Touchbar Already Saving Me Time

2016-11-17 2016 MacBook Pro: Hangs on Restart, How to Force Reboot?

2016-11-17 2016 MacBook Pro: Arrived, Solving the Adapter Mess

2016-11-10 OWC Offers Up to 40TB SSD in Thunderbay 4 Mini

2016-11-10 Marco Arment: “A world without the Mac Pro”

2016-11-09 The Internet of Things is a Disaster Waiting to Happen (Self-Propagating Smart Light Bulb Worm)

2016-11-08 2016 MacBook Pro: Pros and Cons Abound

2016-11-07 OWC Announces Updated Mercury Elite Pro Dual

2016-11-04 Apple Cuts Prices Substantially on Thunderbolt 3 and USB-C Adapters

2016-11-03 OWC Infographic: Thunderbolt 3 and USB-C

2016-11-02 2016 MacBook Pro: USB-C Might Offer Massive Runtime via External Batteries

2016-11-02 OWC Thunderbolt 3 Dock: 13 Ports that Solve the Compatibility Headaches with the 2016 MacBook Pro

2016-11-02 2016 MacBook Pro: Firewire 800 Compatibility

2016-11-02 Reader Comment: Apple Pro Division?

2016-11-02 2016 MacBook Pro: High Sales + Schiller on the Omission of an SD Slot

2016-11-01 2016 MacBook Pro: SSD Speed

2016-11-01 2016 MacBook Pro: What Options I Ordered, and Why

2016-11-01 2016 MacBook Pro: the 16GB Memory Limit in the + CPU Speed vs Other Macs


2016-10-31 Why no Included Adapters with new Macbook Pro?

2016-10-31 Saving 5GB or so from iTunes

2016-10-31 Saving up to 8.5GB of Space After Every Apple Xcode Update

2016-10-30 The 'Killer' Feature of the 2016 MacBook Pro : Best Laptop Display Gamut Yet?

2016-10-29 OWC Teardown of 2016 MacBook Pro: SSD is Removable in the 13-inch non-touchbar model

2016-10-29 Compatibility Hardware for Thunderbolt 3 / USB-C Macs (USB, Thunderbolt, Camera Card Readers, etc)

2016-10-27 New Apple MacBook Pro (updated with comments, updated again with solutions)

2016-10-27 macOS Sierra 10.12.1: Data Loss + Breaking Backup Protocols is Now a Feature?

2016-10-21 Apple iPhone 7 Caution Was Warranted: GSM-only model has Inferior LTE Performance

2016-10-21 Deal: OWC Neptune 480GB SSD only $117.75

2016-10-18 New Macs Coming?

2016-10-16 Potential Security Issue: Google Chrome Update Mechanism Broken, Erroneously Claims up to Date for Any/All Versions

2016-10-15 Reader Question: can Siri be disabled on an iPhone?

2016-10-13 iPhone 7 in Jet Black: MUCH Better Grip in the Hand + SIM-Free iPhone 7 Now Available

2016-10-12 macOS Sierra: Apple Mail Continues to Have Severe Performance Issues, plus crashes

2016-10-10 Yahoo’s Bulk Surveillance of Every Account under Government Coercion

2016-10-08 diglloydTools: Current version Works with macOS Sierra (no update needed)

2016-10-07 macOS Sierra: Crashes Viewing Folders with Images (while selecting them)


2016-09-30 macOS Sierra: Possible Data Loss Scenario

2016-09-23 macOS Sierra: Cannot Copy/Paste Properly

2016-09-23 iOS 10 Supports Color Spaces

2016-09-23 Half a BILLION User Accounts Compromised

2016-09-21 A Question for Readers: How to Print iPhone Photos

2016-09-21 macOS Sierra: Compatibility Issues

2016-09-20 macOS Sierra: Severe Apple Mail Performance Problems

2016-09-20 macOS Sierra: Stable Release

2016-09-16 OWC Drive Dock Now Available in USB 3.1 Gen 1 for about $75

2016-09-12 iPhone 7: Apple will not sell unlocked iPhone with both GSM and CDMA, but maybe in a a few weeks

2016-09-12 Altitude on iPhone: ProAltimeter app

2016-09-11 macOS Sierra: Uneventful Upgrade for MacBook Pro Retina

2016-09-11 Startup Key combinations for Intel-Based Macs

2016-09-10 What I Want in an iPhone: Dual Carrier Support Simultaneously

2016-09-10 Reader Question: diglloydTool IntegrityChecker to address “had an experience where a number of my RAW files were silently corrupted”

2016-09-10 Excellent Search Tool: HoudahSpot

2016-09-09 An uncomfortable 2 Days with Amazon Dash Buttons

2016-09-09 Apple iPhone 7: can an Unlocked Model Actually be Bought at Apple Store?

2016-09-09 Apple iPhone 7 Caution: GSM-only model lacks CDMA network support, precluding future use with Verizon or Sprint

2016-09-08 macOS Sierra: Some Small Issues, but Mostly Good So Far

2016-09-07 Apple iPhone 7: New Features I Like

2016-09-06 NewerTech NuGuard KX Case for iPhone 7 / iPhone 7 Plus (saved my iPhone 6s Plus several times)

2016-09-05 Why Pay Top Dollar for a New Mac for Most All Purposes?

2016-09-04 Big Discount on *Factory Sealed* 2015 Apple MacBook at

2016-09-03 Updated: Diglloyd Photoshop Benchmarks

2016-09-02 Risky “Zero Day” Exploit Bugs Fixed in iOS 9.3.5 for iPhone, also in OS X


2016-08-31 Viewing and Backing up Files from a Digital Camera on a Trip

2016-08-30 iPhone Software Update Failure: ‘“Not enough free space is available on this computer” (8.81TB not enough space for 0.128 TB iPhone)

2016-08-15 Emojis in File Names on macOS

2016-08-14 java.nio.file.Path and Forward Slash and Backward Slash in File Names on HFS+ and FAT or ExFat File Systems

2016-08-13 diglloydTools IntegrityChecker Java Version: Finds Duplicates, Saved me 100GB!

2016-08-13 diglloydTools IntegrityChecker 'icj' beta 6 now posted

2016-08-10 Off Topic: REVO Guide S Sunglasses

2016-08-10 Monitoring Memory Usage

2016-08-10 Deals at MacSales — 6 Core Mac Pro and More...

2016-08-09 diglloydTools IntegrityChecker 'icj' beta 5 now posted

2016-08-07 Brazen Example of Phishing

2016-08-04 NEW! Cross Platform Java-Based diglloydTools IntegrityChecker

2016-08-01 “Not Connected to Internet” after Waking from Sleep in OS X 10.11.6


2016-07-28 OWC Quarterly 'Garage Sale'

2016-07-25 Reviewed: Samsung 4TB 850 Evo SATA III SSD

2016-07-25 Looking for a Deal on Apple Mac, iPad? Plus $550 Off 2015 MacBook

2016-07-23 Don’t Get Scammed / Phished by Look-Alike Emails (UPS Example)

2016-07-21 My Kids Don’t Like the Idea Much

2016-07-19 Reader Question: Carbon Copy Cloner and File Integrity

2016-07-19 macOS 10.11.6 Issue with Pegasus?

2016-07-19 8K Video Card Support Now Available, though NOT for Apple 📹

2016-07-18 Apple Breaks Thunderbolt Networking in OS X 10.11.6?

2016-07-18 MacSales Deal on iMac 5K

2016-07-12 OWC 'Upgrade Your Summer' Photo Contest

2016-07-12 Amazon Prime Day

2016-07-12 Deals of the Week at B&H Photo, Selected

2016-07-11 Finder Setting for Generic Icons or Custom Icons Based on Content

2016-07-08 Apple Knows Better: Your Needs as a Traditional Mac User do not Matter — Has Apple Abandoned the Creative Community?

2016-07-08 Apple Still Cannot Tell Time

2016-07-08 iPhone Panoramas In Depth: Shooting & Post Processing Tips, Numerous Examples up to 11K Resolution

2016-07-06 My iPhone 6s Plus Saved From Cracking Again by NewerTech NuGuard KX Case

2016-07-02 MacSales Sizzling Firecracker Savings


2016-06-22 Apple Mail Security: Viewing Mail Headers

2016-06-21 OWC Thunderbay 4: Now up to 40TB Capacity

2016-06-18 Don’t Get Scammed / Phished by Look-Alike Emails (PayPal Example)

2016-06-17 No New Macs at WWDC

2016-06-16 OS X Sierra

2016-06-02 June 'Garage Sale' + Deal on iMac 5K

2016-06-02 Deals: Rebates on Apple MacBook Pro Retina, Macbook, MacBook Air

2016-06-01 Withered Apple: Whither Macs with Thunderbolt 3? WWDC Announcements?


2016-05-31 What a Bad Hard Drive Fails Like when Running diglloydTools 'fill-volume'

2016-05-30 Memorial Day

2016-05-28 How to get a Better Idea of Memory Usage: Purge the OS X File System Buffer Cache

2016-05-27 More OS X Open-File Bugs: QuickLookSatellite, Apple Mail, Ghost Applications, Trash Will Not Empty

2016-05-26 Zerene Stacker: Good Example of a Program that Uses all the CPU Cores

2016-05-26 OWC Adds Apple 'BootCamp' (Windows Booting) Support for OWC Aura SSD and Others

2016-05-26 The Drive I Use for Backup in the Field

2016-05-25 OS X Bug: QuickLookSatellite Opens Files and Never Closes Them, Causing Wide-Ranging Errors

2016-05-24 First Look: OWC USB-C Dock

2016-05-18 Apple 2016 MacBook: Real-World Photoshop Performance + IntegrityChecker Speed

2016-05-18 Apple 2016 MacBook: Real-World Photoshop Performance + IntegrityChecker Speed

2016-05-18 Apple 2016 MacBook: CPU Utilization During Network File Copy

2016-05-17 Lightning Cable for iPhone/iPad Keep Breaking? Tudia Klip Might Help

2016-05-17 When Software Crashes It is Immensely Frustrating: Why is Lightroom Crashing?

2016-05-16 Apple 2016 MacBook: SSD Performance

2016-05-12 OWC Weekender Specials: Deep Discounts on Apple Mac Pro and Memory

2016-05-11 Tested: SanDisk Extreme Pro 512GB SDXC Camera Card

2016-05-10 OS X: How to Fix Hang in Image Capture Utility

2016-05-09 Photoshop CC 2015 Now Uses all the CPU Cores for RAW-File Conversion

2016-05-07 NVIDIA Doubles GPU Speed, Halves Price with new GTX 1080: Good for New Macs?

2016-05-06 Graduation Approaches: Great Camera Deals

2016-05-04 Upgrades Make Sense in Many Cases

2016-05-02 B&H Photo Mother’s Day Specials

2016-05-01 Do you have 2 “iPad devices”?


2016-04-28 What’s Coming in Macs This Year?

2016-04-27 What’s all the Fuss About iPhone Security Anyway?

2016-04-22 Thunderbolt 3 Brings Many Benefits, but Neither a Seamless nor Immediate Transition

2016-04-21 Thunderbolt 3 Emerges: OWC Announces Thunderbolt 3 SSD, Dock, PCIe Enclosure

2016-04-20 B&H Photo NAB Specials End 21 April

2016-04-20 Mac vs PC Pricing

2016-04-19 Apple Bumps Up the MacBook

2016-04-17 B&H Photo NAB Specials

2016-04-17 8TB HGST Ultrastar He8 Hard Drive in 2009 Mac Pro Internal Bay (DiskTester fill-volume)

2016-04-14 OWC Weekender Deals

2016-04-11 OWC Announces SoftRAID 5.5: allows users to convert Apple RAID volumes to SoftRAID

2016-04-11 Late 2015 Apple iMac 5K: a Display Without Peer for Sheer Viewing Pleasure

2016-04-08 SSD Performance: Sufficiency for the CPU Cores

2016-04-06 Upgrading SSD Boot Drive: USABLE Capacity Increase Is Even Better Than It Seems

2016-04-05 REVIEWED: OWC Aura 960GB SSD Upgrade for MacBook Air, MacBook Pro Retina

2016-04-05 Thunderbolt on OS X: Spontaneous Drive Disconnect

2016-04-04 Corporate Security Breaches: Best Practices, and Why Sensitive Info Should be Removable

2016-04-04 Selling that Computer? Wipe Out Personal Files First

2016-04-02 Deal: 3TB Hard Drives for $90


2016-03-31 DEAL: 14,000mAh Portable Power Pack

2016-03-31 OWC April 'Garage Sale'

2016-03-27 What a Bad Hard Drive Fails Like when Running diglloydTools 'fill-volume'

2016-03-24 iOS 9.3: Setting up NightShift feature, to Help Sleep

2016-03-15 OWC Introduces 480GB and 1TB SSD Upgrades for 2013 and Later MacBook Air and MacBook Pro Retina

2016-03-14 3 iMac Deals + Building a High-Performance iMac

2016-03-07 Schneier: Data is a Toxic Asset

2016-03-07 OS X Malware: Ransomware Encrypts Data, Demands Payment to Recover

2016-03-01 SSD Prices at Very Attractive Levels

2016-03-01 Photography / Videography: Enhancing your iMac 5K (or Mac Pro)


2016-02-29 Apple Breaks Ethernet in OS X El Capitan

2016-02-26 The Crypto Wars Redux

2016-02-22 Reader Question: Mac Pro Upgrade or Replace?

2016-02-17 Apple in PR Denial even as Apple Core Rot Spreads

2016-02-04 Thunderbolt Networking: Very Poor Performance with Sustained Usage

2016-02-03 Newertech Headless Video Accelerator: Speeds Up Display, Video, Keyboard & Mouse Use Via Remote Access 📹

2016-02-03 OS X El Capitan Finder: “The operation can’t be completed because one or more required items can’t be found. (Error Code-43)”

2016-02-02 2016 is the Year for Thunderbolt 3


2016-01-28 Up to $200 Off Macbook and 13" MacBook Pro Retina

2016-01-27 Reader Question: Drive Speed of 6TB vs 8TB Hard Drives (VIDEO USERS: some neat tricks here for guaranteeing high drive speed)

2016-01-25 Play 4K Videos on 4K TV: Load Onto USB3 Drive 📹

2016-01-24 diglloydTools Updated to version 2.2.13

2016-01-23 2TB OWC Mercury Electra 6G SSD in MacBook Pro

2016-01-21 Reviewed: 2TB OWC Mercury Electra 6G SSD

2016-01-21 OS X 10.11.3: Three Displays now Sleep/Wake Properly (UPDATE: worse than ever)

2016-01-21 OS X 10.11.3: iMac 5K Screen Black Screen —Will not Wake Up From Sleep

2016-01-20 OWC USB-C Dock for MacBook Now Shipping

2016-01-12 Price Drop on 4TB Internal SSD for 2013 Mac Pro, 6TB Hard Drives, 1TB SSDs, USB3 Hub

2016-01-09 Reader Question: Backup Drive for a RAID

2016-01-02 Modifying the NewerTech NuGuard KX Case for iPhone 6s, 6s Plus with a Knife and Scissors

2016-01-02 Apple Core Rot: Spotlight Cannot Find File Names



2015-12-31 OWC Envoy Pro Mini 480GB Ultra-Portable SSD (Thumb Drive) as an OS X Boot Drive

2015-12-31 Don’t Get Scammed (Phished) by Amazon Promotional Credit Scams

2015-12-29 REVIEWED: OWC Envoy Pro Mini 480GB Ultra-Portable SSD (Thumb Drive)

2015-12-27 Archiving Images and Data

2015-12-27 End of the Year: 3 Days Left for Small Business to Write off that new Computer, Camera, etc

2015-12-26 Wow! Up to 4TB Internal SSD in 2013 Mac Pro

2015-12-26 OWC “Area 51” aka “Move 'Em” Specials

2015-12-24 Apple iMac 5K Purchased and Arrived: It’s a Keeper for Professional Use, which is Unprecedented

2015-12-23 Web Browser Cookies + OS X El Capitan: Safari Cookie Security?

2015-12-22 Recommended Computer Upgrades, B&H Free Overnight + Small Business Deduction Note

2015-12-21 Handy items for Charging, Connecting, etc

2015-12-21 $150 Off Apple Watch

2015-12-20 Memory: It’s Great to Have 64GB in the iMac 5K

2015-12-20 $1799 ($500 off) for Excellent MacBook Pro 15", Recommended Peripherals for Storage, Backup

2015-12-19 TESTED: 2TB Samsung 850 EVO, Singly and RAID-0

2015-12-19 A Troublesome Security and Privacy Flaw: Apple Mail Auto-Complete + How to Delete Unwanted Recipients

2015-12-17 TESTED: 1TB OWC Mercury Extreme Pro 6G SSD

2015-12-17 Why I Use Three NEC Displays on Mac Pro

2015-12-16 400GB SSD for $99: Old Dog Laptop? Puppy It! Or 1.6TB Thunderbolt SSD? Easy as Pie.

2015-12-16 New Products from OWC

2015-12-15 2013 Mac Pro: Video Glitches Gone for 3 Days Now, After PRAM and SMC Reset

2015-12-14 End of the Year: Time for Small Business Owners to Consider Getting that new Computer Gear, etc

2015-12-14 Security researcher examines MacKeeper, says sensitive data for more than 13 million accounts easily accessed

2015-12-13 Rebates on Macs, $100 Off Apple Watch

2015-12-12 Walkthrough: How to make a RAID Stripe Using SoftRAID 5.1

2015-12-12 2013 Mac Pro: Video Card Going Bad? Display Signal Problems with Crackling Sound, Reader Confirmation

2015-12-12 Don Norman and Bruce Tognazzini: How Apple Is Giving Design A Bad Name

2015-12-11 OWC Deals

2015-12-10 TESTED: 1TB OWC Mercury Extreme Pro 6G SSD in Thunderbay 4 Mini, RAID-0 Stripe Configuration

2015-12-10 More Apple Core Rot: Apple Mail Still Broken + More Views

2015-12-09 Apple Core Rot: Little Things are not Little Things (iOS Image Display)

2015-12-07 Reconfiguring Storage to use 8TB Drives, Data Integrity Critical

2015-12-07 On Thunderbolt Cable Quality

2015-12-06 Time Machine does not show all the items that are excluded!

2015-12-06 Thunderbolt Networking with Apple Migration Assistant

2015-12-06 $500 Off a MacBook Pro Faster than the One I Use for My Professional Photography Field Trips

2015-12-05 TESTED: OWC Drive Dock Takes 2 Bare Drives (HDD or SSD), Thunderbolt 2 or USB3

2015-12-05 Micron P400e 400GB Enterprise-Grade SSD

2015-12-05 diglloydTools Updated to version 2.2.12

2015-12-05 iMac 5K (Late 2015) vs Mac Pro: XCode Build diglloydTools

2015-12-04 OWC Most Popular Items

2015-12-04 Intel Talks Thunderbolt 3: One cable to rule them all, and it’ll be optical in 2016

2015-12-04 Best Starter Camera Deal?

2015-12-04 The Weird Stuff that Sells for Gifts

2015-12-03 iMac 5K vs Mac Pro: Iridient Developer: Convert 50-Megapixel Images to 16-bit TIF

2015-12-03 Reader Comment: Apple Core Rot

2015-12-02 iMac 5K vs Mac Pro: PhotoZoom Pro

2015-12-02 OWC Deals, Including Sealed-Box Mac Pro

2015-12-01 Isn’t it About Time that 4K Video is Available Directly on an iMac? 📹

2015-12-01 Photoshop CC 2015: 10-bit Per Channel (30-bit Color) Now Supported

2015-12-01 iMac 5K (Late 2015): Bridges the Gap to the Mac Pro—It’s a Keeper


2015-11-30 Cyber Monday Deals at OWC and B&H Photo

2015-11-27 Black Friday Deals at OWC and B&H Photo

2015-11-24 Get a Gorgeous 5K Display—with a Free Computer Included!

2015-11-23 iMac 5K (Late 2015) with 64GB: the Key to Professional Usage

2015-11-23 Parents: Macs Under $1000, and Many More Mac Discounts

2015-11-21 iMac 5K (Late 2015) vs Mac Pro: Real World Photoshop Performance

2015-11-21 Apple iMac 5K: 8GB and 16GB Configurations can *ADD* Memory While Keeping the Two Modules You Already Paid For

2015-11-20 OWC 64GB Memory for iMac 5K Now $675

2015-11-20 Late 2015 iMac 5K vs Mac Pro: Convert 50-Megapixel RAW Files to JPEG

2015-11-20 Late 2015 iMac 5K: Photoshop Filters vs Mac Pro

2015-11-20 Late 2015 iMac 5K: diglloyd Photoshop Benchmarks

2015-11-20 Late 2015 iMac 5K: IntegrityChecker 'verify' (SHA1 hash)

2015-11-19 Late 2015 iMac 5K: Rocking Fast Flash Drive / SSD

2015-11-19 Disk Utility Has No RAID Support in OS X El Capitan but OWC Has SoftRAID Lite for only $34

2015-11-19 Wish Lists from Lloyd and Others

2015-11-18 Cool New Product: OWC Drive Dock Takes 2 Bare Drives (HDD or SSD) and is Thunderbolt 2!

2015-11-18 SoftRAID RAID-4 / RAID-5 Performance with Heavy CPU load

2015-11-18 TRIPP LITE USB3 Hub: 'Bulletproof', now Using two of Them

2015-11-17 HGST 8TB Ultrastar He8: RAID-4, RAID-0, RAID-5 Scalability

2015-11-17 iMac 5K: Top-Line Config Now in Stock

2015-11-16 New Discounts on MacBook Air, MacBook and MacBook Pro at B&H Photo

2015-11-16 10 Gigabit Networking Between Macs via Thunderbolt Bridge (Built-in!)

2015-11-16 Apple OS X El Capitan Cannot Tell Time

2015-11-15 Deals of Note at B&H Photo

2015-11-15 “Data and Goliath: The Hidden Battles to Collect Your Data and Control Your World ”, by Bruce Schneier

2015-11-14 HGST 8TB Ultrastar He8 vs HGST 6TB Deskstar NAS, 6TB Capacity Utilization

2015-11-14 TESTED: 1TB OWC Mercury Extreme Pro 6G SSD

2015-11-14 Apple Core Rot: How Many Helper Processes Does One Need, Exactly?

2015-11-14 OWC Announces SoftRAID 5.1, and SoftRAID Lite

2015-11-14 Real-World Drive Speed with 8TB HGST Ultrastar He8 Hard Drive (DiskTester fill-volume)

2015-11-13 Beware of Apple Mail Photo Quality: Resizing of Outgoing Images

2015-11-13 OWC Price Drop and Deals: 8TB HGST Ultrastar He8 and TRIPP LITE USB3 Hub

2015-11-13 Real-World Drive Speed with 8TB HGST Ultrastar He8 Hard Drive (DiskTester fill-volume)

2015-11-13 Reader Question: Drive Speed of 6TB vs 8TB Hard Drives (VIDEO USERS: some neat tricks here for guaranteeing high drive speed)

2015-11-13 OWC Ships New 1TB Mercury Extreme Pro 6G SSD

2015-11-13 Testing Hard Drive Consistency for a RAID

2015-11-12 Apple Core Rot Remains in App Store : OS X Sporadically Fails to Update Apps

2015-11-12 iMac 5K: the Top-Line Config + Save On Memory by Getting the Memory Separately

2015-11-12 One of the Most Confusing Finder Preferences

2015-11-12 How to Use 32TB or 40TB of 8TB Hard Drives?

2015-11-12 OWC Viper: 4TB or 8TB of Ultrafast SSD via Thunderbolt 2

2015-11-11 REVIEWED: HGST 8TB Ultrastar He8 Hard Drive, Singly and in RAID

2015-11-11 Clone Backups on Steroids

2015-11-11 $150 off the Brand-New Apple iMac 5K

2015-11-11 OWC Deals: 4TB and 6TB Hard Drives, 32GB Memory for Mac Pro 2009-2012

2015-11-11 JPEG Batch Output in Photoshop and Lightroom: Rainbow-Beachball Hang Requiring Force Quit

2015-11-10 Coming Soon for Testing: HGST 8TB Ultrastar He8 Hard Drive

2015-11-09 Reader Comment: “DiskTester is awesome software as it detects irregularities before they become relevant”

2015-11-07 Best Choice for Color Gamut and Real Calibration is a Professional Solution (iMac 5K not so great)

2015-11-06 Apple’s DCI(P3) Color Gamut Improves Upon Longstanding Marginal Gamut, Yet Makes Little Sense in Context for Amateurs or Pros

2015-11-05 30-bit Color Support in OS X El Capitan with Dual NEC Wide Gamut Display + 32-bit Color

2015-11-05 MPG’s Computer and Storage Wish List at B&H Photo


2015-10-31 OWC Thunderbay 4 Deal: 20TB RAID-5 Edition Deal: now with Spare 5TB Drive

2015-10-30 10-bit Graphics Support in OS X El Capitan: Adobe Confirms Support is Coming for Photoshop

2015-10-27 Reader Question: Revamped Mac Pro Due?

2015-10-26 The Apple iMac 5K ('Late 2015')

2015-10-26 My Workhorse Wide Gamut Display: NEC PA302W now only $1599

2015-10-25 Those Annoying Late Night Machine Wake-Ups

2015-10-24 Reader Question: Spin-Up Delay with Hard Drives

2015-10-22 Reader Question: Charge-Only Lightning cable

2015-10-21 Impressions of 4K Television

2015-10-21 Apple Core Rot now featured in App Store : OS X Cannot Update Itself Properly

2015-10-16 Reader Question: Why No USB3 ports on OWC Thunderbay 4?

2015-10-16 OWC Thunderbay 4 Deal: 20TB RAID-5 Edition Deal: now with Spare 5TB Drive

2015-10-16 Checking RAID-1 Mirror Status in OS X El Capitan (now that DiskUtility is toast for RAID)

2015-10-15 OS X El Capitan Breaks Time Machine

2015-10-15 Reader Question: How to Approach El Capitan

2015-10-15 Reader Comment: Adobe Quality Control an Issue?

2015-10-14 Reader Question: Update Coming for Apple Thunderbolt Display?

2015-10-13 New Apple iMacs Available for Pre-Order at B&H Photo + BUYING RECOMMENDATIONS

2015-10-13 OS X El Capitan: Image Capture Now Hangs Sometimes

2015-10-13 New Apple iMac 5K 27" Supports 64GB Memory, OWC Has Kits Available

2015-10-09 OS X El Capitan: Worst OS Release Yet

2015-10-08 iPhone 6s Plus: can it work Like a Real GPS Unit?

2015-10-08 iPhone 6s Plus: Dubious Cell Reception

2015-10-08 Apple Kills Off RAID Support in OS X El Capitan, Leaving Users Dangling in the Wind: SoftRAID is the Solution Now

2015-10-08 OS X El Capitan: Disk Utility “designed by morons” design ethic + RAID Support Removed + Wanton Bugs

2015-10-07 diglloydTools: Working Fine on El Capitan

2015-10-07 OS X El Capitan: Installed

2015-10-07 Brand-New iPhone 6s Plus with iOS 9.0.2: “No Service” Bug Takes Phone Offline

2015-10-04 Downloading the 6GB OS X El Capitan Release via an iPhone High in the Mountains


2015-09-30 OS X El Capitan Out Soon (next major OS release)

2015-09-24 Apple iPhone Core Rot: Apple Breaks Personal Hotspot in iOS 9.0.1 + HOW TO FIX

2015-09-24 Save About $830 on a 6-Core Mac Pro + Special Additional Discount on Pro Bundle

2015-09-24 NewerTech NuGuard KX Case for iPhone 6s, 6s Plus

2015-09-23 Will Apple Core Rot Trend be Reversed?

2015-09-23 Apple XCode Ghost Compromises some Apps in the Apple App Store

2015-09-19 Two Products MPG Uses Every Day

2015-09-19 A Big Privacy Lie: Anonymization

2015-09-18 RFID Blocking Sleeves for Passport, Credit Cards

2015-09-17 Sony 4K Television: Wow!

2015-09-14 Upgrading to an iPhone 6s Plus: all AT&T “deals” are the same bitter pill with a bit more or less sugar coating

2015-09-14 Security is only as good as its implementation (or as bad as its incompetent implementation)

2015-09-05 Use a 4K Display on MacBook Pro Retina: Vertical Orientation

2015-09-05 Testing Multiple Drives for Consistency for a RAID , or just Finding Dud or Flaky Drives in a Batch

2015-09-04 Reader Question: NEC Displays vs Apple

2015-09-04 OWC: Drive Deals, Labor Day Weekend Specials

2015-09-02 OWC Thunderbay can be Partitioned into Multiple RAID-5 Volumes


2015-08-30 DEAL: 2013 Mac Pro + SPECIAL BUNDLE DISCOUNT (“sweet spot” for photography )

2015-08-29 OWC Fall Garage Sale

2015-08-27 Finding Deals on Macs or anything else at B&H

2015-08-26 Back to School Time: a Used Mac for The Kids?

2015-08-25 DEAL: MacBook Pro

2015-08-25 A simple and extremely compact way to store extra stuff on a laptop: SD cards

2015-08-22 DEAL: OWC Thunderbay 4 RAID-5 Edition with Extra 4TB Drive

2015-08-22 Don’t Get Phished by Ashley Madison Scams!

2015-08-18 Charging iPhone, iPad, any USB-Chargeable Device: Lupine USB One

2015-08-16 Apple ID Account Hassles Continue

2015-08-16 For Nearly Two Years, the OWC Envoy Pro EX Delivers the Portability and Backup Speed For Travel

2015-08-11 OWC Back to School Specials

2015-08-11 Testing Multiple Drives for Consistency for a RAID or Similar

2015-08-08 More Apple Core Rot: Finder Sluggish Since 10.10.4 Update

2015-08-07 Green Charging: Buy Lots of Potatos

2015-08-07 Blank Gray Screens When Dual Displays are Attached, Color Profiling on Dual Display

2015-08-05 Apple Quality, and Particularly Apple Service Overseas


2015-07-29 10 Apple Deals at B&H

2015-07-21 MagSafe Connector Disconnects? Fix it with the NewerTech Snuglet

2015-07-21 Photoshop CC 2014 Now Gets the CC 2015 Bugs

2015-07-20 Power On the Road: Power Inverter for Everything, MagSafe Charging for Apple Laptops

2015-07-09 The Risks of Mandating Backdoors in Encryption Products

2015-07-08 OWC Extends Warranty to 2 Years for Thunderbolt 2 Dock Owners

2015-07-07 NewerTech Kitchen Kit for iPad

2015-07-05 diglloydTools for Testing Drives, Data Integrity, Wiping Sensitive Files

2015-07-01 OWC Thunderbay 4 RAID Customers: Get your FREE SoftRAID Download

2015-07-01 Apple Releases OS X 10.10.4

2015-07-01 OS X 10.10.4 Now Supports 'TRIM' for 3rd-party SSDs

2015-07-01 Firecracker Deals at OWC


2015-06-30 UPDATE: Your Passwords are at Risk with OS X and iOS?

2015-06-29 Don’t Get Suckered In By Spam Email (Phishing) #2

2015-06-28 Lexar Camera Cards Tested: 64GB, 128GB, 256GB

2015-06-28 Lexar 64GB 2000X SDXC Digital Camera Storage Card: How Fast in Different Card Readers?

2015-06-28 OK, So Up in the Mountains in a Canyon, Whadya do for Power for a Laptop?

2015-06-22 The Best MacBook Pro for Photographers, Videographers, Power Users

2015-06-22 Don’t Get Suckered In By Spam Email (Phishing) #1

2015-06-19 Reviewed: 2015 Apple MacBook

2015-06-18 Mini Review: 2015 Apple MacBook

2015-06-18 Dell UP2715K: 5K Display: Works on Late 2013 MacBook Pro Also

2015-06-18 Dell UP2715K: 5K Display for Mac

2015-06-18 All your passwords at risk with OS X and iOS, and Apple Sits on the Problem

2015-06-17 Dell UP2715K: 5K Display for Mac

2015-06-15 2015 MacBook Pro: On my Daily Real-World Task, it nearly matches a Souped-Up 2013 Mac Pro!

2015-06-14 2015 MacBook Pro: How Much Faster is it for Real World Daily Work?

2015-06-12 Tested: Lexar 256GB 1000X SDXC Card

2015-06-12 USB-Charging your iPad, iPhone, Cameras in the Car, Colored Lightning Cables

2015-06-12 $230 off iPad Air

2015-06-11 Big Price Drop on my Workhorse Hardware-Calibrated Wide Gamut Pro-Grade Display: NEC PA302W

2015-06-10 Used Macs are a Good Value

2015-06-10 Suggested Accessories for the MacBook Pro

2015-06-10 Mac Deals at B&H Photo

2015-06-10 2015 MacBook Pro: Only the High-End Model supports 5120 X 2880 External Display

2015-06-09 2015 MacBook Pro: Search Speed

2015-06-09 2015 MacBook Pro: Photoshop Performance

2015-06-08 2015 MacBook Pro SSD Speed = Awesome in the Real World Too

2015-06-08 OWC Announces USB-C Dock for new MacBook

2015-06-07 2015 MacBook Pro SSD Speed = Awesome

2015-06-07 Big Capacity for your Digital Camera: Lexar Professional 128GB Cards

2015-06-06 Storage and RAID Deals


2015-05-27 Upgrade iMac to up to 8TB Internally!

2015-05-26 OS X Yosemite May Drop Unstable 'discoveryd' and Restore mDNSResponder

2015-05-26 Some Deals at B&H Photo on Macs

2015-05-23 OWC Teardown of iMac 5K

2015-05-23 Apple Photos: Nuisance Behavior by Design

2015-05-22 RAID-5 Can Partitioned

2015-05-19 OWC Memory Kit for new iMac 5K

2015-05-17 $200 off the True 4K LG 31MU97

2015-05-14 How to save about $360 on a 20TB OWC Thunderbay 4

2015-05-14 True 4K 31.5-inch display for $1174 (LG 31MU97-B 4096 X 2160 4K Display)

2015-05-13 Savings on Various Macs (limited time)

2015-05-07 Tested: Lexar 128GB 1066X Compact Flash Digital Camera Storage Card

2015-05-04 The Best Way to use Apple’s Photos App

2015-05-03 Isolating/Blocking Hard Drive Vibration, Especially on a Hardwood Desk or Floor

2015-05-03 Detecting Corruption / Validating Data Integrity Over Time and Across Drives and Backup/Restore

2015-05-01 2013 Mac Pro 6-core for $3175

2015-05-01 OWC Announces Video Commercial Contest Starting May 1, Grand Prize Package Worth Over $12,000 📹


2015-04-27 Apple Pro Video Updates: Endless Repeated Updates

2015-04-19 How To Partition a Drive to Free Space Using Disk Utility

2015-04-17 OWC NAB Specials Through Apr 19

2015-04-16 OWC Jupiter Ideal for Video Storage; NAS and/or SAN at 10 GBps, up to 512TB

2015-04-11 MacBook Pro 13.3-inch 8GB / 256GB with Retina Display for $1249

2015-04-10 Apple Watch is Out and In Crazy Demand, What’s it For?

2015-04-10 OWC Thunderbolt 2 Dock: All Sorts of Ports for Every Mac with Thunderbolt

2015-04-09 MacBook Pro: What Could be Coming Next?

2015-04-08 OS X 10.10.3 Security Updates

2015-04-08 Saving Money on Internet Speed: When Less is No Different—Comcast Business Class 100 megabit vs 75 megabit

2015-04-08 Comcast Customer Portal Login

2015-04-07 SoftRAID 5.0.7 Delivers Performance Enhancements

2015-04-07 Apple Core Rot: Runaway Spotlight (mds_stores Process)

2015-04-02 Time Machine Running Slow and Low on Space? Exclude Older Items.

2015-04-01 2013 Mac Pro Flash Drive (SSD) Can Fail


2015-03-30 Hard Drives: Odds of Failure with Time, When to Upgrade/Replace

2015-03-27 Making an Old Dog of a Laptop Run Like a New One: Wow!

2015-03-26 Hard Drives: Staying the Course with Higher Performance and up to 8TB Capacity

2015-03-26 iMac: How to Upgrade the Internal Drive

2015-03-25 Which Mac to Get? How to Backup? Planning for Growth.

2015-03-22 Apple: A Trillion Dollar Company Dominating Personal Electronics, Cars and (incidentally) Computers

2015-03-22 OS X Security: Various Developments

2015-03-04 Tested: OWC 240GB Envoy Pro Mini USB3 Thumb Drive

2015-03-04 OS X and Malware


2015-02-28 diglloydTools Updated to version 2.2.11

2015-02-28 OWC Weekend Specials

2015-02-27 Which Mac to Get? How to Backup? Planning for Growth.

2015-02-25 Reader Question: Photoshop and Large Files — Best Way to Optimize

2015-02-22 An Example of When More CPU Cores Mean Responsive vs Sluggish

2015-02-21 OWC Weekend Specials

2015-02-20 Adware = Malware (Lenovo and https)

2015-02-19 Is Nothing Safe Any More? Cellular Phones Compromised En Masse

2015-02-17 My Mac Consulting Can Save You Money and Protect Your Data

2015-02-16 Apple Watch for Sports — What About ANT?

2015-02-15 How to Prioritize Network Interfaces for Peak Performance

2015-02-14 Lockdown: The Coming War on General Computing

2015-02-13 OWC Weekend Specials

2015-02-12 With the Coming of the Apple Watch, Digital Monitoring is the Next Big Thing

2015-02-12 Our Toaster Failed, and we want another one just like it

2015-02-12 Reader Comment: Apple Core Rot

2015-02-11 Apple Aperture: Taking It No Further

2015-02-09 Lexar 64GB 2000X SDXC Digital Camera Storage Card

2015-02-06 Drives Unmounting After Sleep in OS X Yosemite?

2015-02-04 Apple Core Rot and Safari Issues

2015-02-02 SoftRAID 5.0.6 Released With Important Fixes


2015-01-29 ArsTechnica: Why DNS in OS X 10.10 is broken, and what you can do to fix it

2015-01-29 MacWorld: Wi-Fi issues continue to hamper OS X users despite updates

2015-01-29 Apple Lightning Cables (for iPhone, etc)

2015-01-29 How Fast Can Eight (8) SSDs go: Speed vs I/O Transfer Size

2015-01-29 How Fast Can Eight (8) SSDs go: SoftRAID RAID 1+0 vs RAID 5

2015-01-28 How Fast Can Eight (8) SSDs go in Dual OWC Thunderbay Minis on Thunderbolt 2?

2015-01-28 960GB Micron/Crucial M500 SSD for $325

2015-01-28 Continuing Performance Issues in Apple OS X Yosemite, Particularly in Photoshop

2015-01-28 Apple OS X 10.10.2: Many Bug Fixes Along with Fresh Manure

2015-01-26 Through end of January: One Hour Consulting for 1 Bitcoin

2015-01-22 Hard Drive Reliability

2015-01-22 Apple Core Rot: More Views

2015-01-17 What’s the Most Important Aspect of Your Mac?

2015-01-17 How to Automate DiskUtility Verification of Mounted Volumes

2015-01-13 ioSafe Fireproof NAS

2015-01-13 PDFEditor for Mac

2015-01-13 Newfangled Popup Password Dialogs Defeat Password Managers

2015-01-12 Reader Feedback: “WORTH it. My drive (SSD) is back and so is my productivity”

2015-01-12 Selling that Computer? Wipe Out Personal Files First

2015-01-09 Detecting Corruption / Validating Data Integrity Over Time and Across Drives and Backup/Restore

2015-01-09 Testing Multiple Drives for Consistency for a RAID or Similar

2015-01-09 OWC Envoy Pro 1TB SSD In Stock

2015-01-09 Possible Work-Around for Spotlight Privacy/Security bug of Indexing Spam Email

2015-01-09 Spotlight Builds in a Feature Spammers Could Only Dream About

2015-01-07 OWC Announces 'Transwarp', Combining the Speed of SSDs with the Capacity of Hard Drives

2015-01-07 OWC Announces the 'Viper', a Capacious Blazingly Fast SSD for High-End Video and Similar Demanding Uses

2015-01-06 Arment: “Apple Has Lost the Functional High Ground” and then regrets

2015-01-05 New CPU Options / Revised Mac Pro?

2015-01-04 Pathological Network Performance in Apple OS X

2015-01-03 Spotlight: Brain-Dead Search Priorities

2015-01-03 Upgrade to a 1TB Internal SSD in MacBook Pro Retina, MacBook Air

2015-01-02 Tested: OWC Thunderbolt 2 Dock

2015-01-01 OWC Envoy Pro 1TB SSD



2014-12-29 Elgato Thunderbolt Dock for $135

2014-12-29 Taxes: Section 179 for Small Business Owners (Accelerated Depreciation)

2014-12-29 iTunes Won’t Sync Any Contacts to iPhone

2014-12-27 TESTED: Kingston HyperX 128GB Data Traveler USB3 Thumb Drive

2014-12-26 Year End Computer Purchases: Consult

2014-12-26 Apple Core Rot

2014-12-24 TESTED: Hitachi HGST Deskstar 6TB NAS Hard Drive — Fastest Yet!

2014-12-23 Troubling Precedent: Apple Pushes Security Update Without User Permission (NTP Security Flaw)

2014-12-22 Year End Computer Purchases: Consult

2014-12-22 Suggested Boot/Master Volume Partitioning for Large SSD

2014-12-21 OWC Turnkey Upgrade Program for Mac Pro

2014-12-21 Virtualization for Safer Software Updates

2014-12-21 Thunderbolt EFI Exploit

2014-12-13 TESTED: OWC Aura SSD for 2013 Mac Pro with Photoshop

2014-12-13 Procedure for Minimizing Risks with a Software Updater that Runs as 'root'

2014-12-13 Sea Change: Security is Your Job Also, the Writing is on the Wall

2014-12-12 TESTED: OWC Aura SSD for 2013 Mac Pro (first + only internal 2TB SSD for Mac Pro)

2014-12-12 OWC Aura SSD for 2013 Mac Pro

2014-12-06 OWC Mercury Electra 6G 960GB SSD: RAID-0 Striping vs RAID-5 vs RAID-4 vs RAID-10

2014-12-06 Site Maintenance this evening.

2014-12-05 OWC Mercury Electra 6G 960GB SSD: Stunning Performance in Thunderbay Mini: Throughput, Photoshop, Incompressible Data Too

2014-12-04 diglloydTools Updated to version 2.2.11

2014-12-04 OWC Offers 1TB SSD for $449

2014-12-04 B&H Photo: Apple Mac Pro for $2599

2014-12-01 Big Discounts on Storage

2014-12-01 Adobe DreamWeaver CC 2014 Does Not Launch! How to Fix Preference Permissions


2014-11-26 OWC Holiday Deals

2014-11-25 RAID-0 vs RAID-4 or RAID-5: Does the CPU Usage Matter?

2014-11-25 Heat Your House with Someone Else’s Computers

2014-11-25 A Pseudo-Security Trend: Password Reset and Locked Accounts

2014-11-24 OS X Yosemite Update (10.1): Regularly Deletes the AppleMail VIP List

2014-11-23 RAID-0 vs RAID-4 or RAID-5: Does the CPU Usage Matter?

2014-11-22 RAID-5 vs RAID-4: Which is Faster?

2014-11-22 RAID: Performance vs Transfer Size

2014-11-21 Any Kind of RAID is Easy with SoftRAID

2014-11-21 diglloydTools Updated to version 2.2.9

2014-11-21 Email Notifications for Site Updates

2014-11-21 What an Impaired SSD Looks Like

2014-11-21 SoftRAID 5.0.5 Released

2014-11-21 OS X Yosemite Finder File Copy: Data Loss

2014-11-21 OWC ThunderBay Mini Performance with Four SSDs

2014-11-20 OWC ThunderBay Mini Performance with Four SSDs

2014-11-19 OS X Yosemite: Problems From “system cleanup” Software

2014-11-19 OS X Yosemite: Update the SoftRAID Driver

2014-11-19 OS X Yosemite: Apple Kills TRIM for 3rd-Party SSDs, Renders System Unbootable

2014-11-19 4K Televisions Plummet in Price

2014-11-18 OS X Yosemite: Disable WiFi if Using Gigabit Ethernet

2014-11-18 Yosemite

2014-11-18 OWC Thunderbolt 2 Dock with 5 USB3 Ports (2 High Power), Gigabit Ethernet, Audio, HDMI, Daisy-Chainable

2014-11-18 OS X Yosemite Deletes Java / JDK, but Photoshop Needs It

2014-11-17 OS X Yosemite Update (10.1): Destroys Apple Mail VIP List Again

2014-11-17 OWC Announces ThunderBay Mini: 4-bay Enclosure for 2.5-inch Drives, Thunderbolt v2

2014-11-15 SSDs Are Not Created Equal

2014-11-14 Get a Mac Pro Workhorse, Cheap

2014-11-14 OWC Offers Thunderbay Mini, Thunderbolt v2 Enclosure for 2.5-Inch SSDs or Hard Drives (4 bays)

2014-11-13 iPhone / iPad: New Security Risks Emerge

2014-11-13 OS X Yosemite Deletes VIP list in Apple Mail

2014-11-12 diglloydTools Updated to version 2.2.8

2014-11-11 Configuring and Backing Up High Capacity Multi-Drive Storage

2014-11-10 4K Video on 2010/2012 Mac Pro?

2014-11-07 Selling that Computer? Wipe Out Personal Files First

2014-11-06 Fastest iMac 5K vs the Fastest Mac Pro: Create Multi-Resolution Image Series

2014-11-05 When the iPhone and Three Nearby Computers all Ring for a Phone Call, and is this a Privacy Issue?

2014-11-05 Fastest iMac 5K vs the Fastest Mac Pro: PhaseOne CaptureOne Pro RAW to JPEG

2014-11-05 Apple iCloud: Promiscous Saving for Security Lapses

2014-11-04 iMac 5K: Content Lacking

2014-11-04 Verizon Tracking Users in Nefarious Way

2014-11-04 Fastest iMac 5K vs the Fastest Mac Pro: More Benchmarks

2014-11-04 Fastest iMac 5K vs the Fastest Mac Pro: RAW to JPEG

2014-11-04 OS X Yosemite Deletes VIP list in Apple Mail

2014-11-03 The iMac 5K Goes Back

2014-11-03 Audio Storage Drive for a MacMini

2014-11-03 Static Problems on Input/Output with Some Macs?

2014-11-02 iMac 5K: Adding a 2nd Display (4K Display)

2014-11-02 Photography is MPG’s Primary Work

2014-11-02 iMac 5K: Stressing the CPU and GPU

2014-11-02 OS X Yosemite: Severe Performance Issues with File Open Dialog

2014-11-02 diglloydTools DiskTester, IntegrityChecker, MemoryTester — Works Fine on OS X Yosemite

2014-11-01 Say

2014-11-01 Transparency in OS X Yosemite

2014-11-01 Fastest iMac 5K vs the Fastest Mac Pro: Video Transcode 4K to 1080p

2014-11-01 Fastest iMac 5K vs the Fastest Mac Pro: XCode Build

2014-11-01 Fastest iMac 5K vs the Fastest Mac Pro: Photoshop Filters, Various


2014-10-31 Fastest iMac 5K vs the Fastest Mac Pro: Integrity Checker (SHA1 Hash)

2014-10-31 Fastest iMac 5K vs the Fastest Mac Pro: Photoshop

2014-10-25 iMac 5K Review to resume...

2014-10-22 Disappointing: iMac 5K Flash Drive (1TB SSD) way slower than Mac Pro

2014-10-22 The 'Cloud' is DEFINITELY a Huge and Tempting Target for Hackers

2014-10-22 iMac 5K Screen Scaling

2014-10-22 iMac 5K: System Black-Out

2014-10-22 iMac 5K: Display Quality in Context

2014-10-21 Color Gamut of iMac 5K

2014-10-21 MPG iMac 5K Has Landed

2014-10-20 Search Terms in OS X Yosemite Get Sent to Apple

2014-10-20 OS X Yosemite: Severe Performance Issues with File Open Dialog

2014-10-20 OS X Yosemite: Full Screen Mode Continues to be Anti-Functional for Dual Displays

2014-10-19 MPG iMac 5K Arrives Soon

2014-10-19 OS X Yosemite: Switched to it on my Main Machine

2014-10-18 Capacity Utilization vs Speed: that 5th Terabyte on 5TB and 6TB Hard Drives

2014-10-17 Apple iMac 5K Memory Kits at OWC

2014-10-17 Capacity Utilization vs Speed, which is faster, 4TB, 5TB or 6TB Hard Drive?

2014-10-17 Apple iMac 5K Color Gamut?

2014-10-16 OS X Yosemite: Disable Transparency

2014-10-16 OS X Yosemite: Screen Bleed-Through for Images Impairs Perception

2014-10-16 Oct 2014 Mac Mini (new one): is the Memory Upgradeable?

2014-10-16 Why There is no New 5K External Display to Match the iMac 5K

2014-10-16 Hard Drives: Capacity Utilization vs Speed aka “4TB or 5TB or 6TB Hard Drives?”

2014-10-16 How Much Resolution in a 5K Display?

2014-10-16 Game Changer: MacMini with Dual Thunderbolt 2 Ports

2014-10-16 WOW! Apple iMac with 5K Display

2014-10-15 Unlovely: Password Negligence at Financial Institutions

2014-10-15 Lovely: Long Ugly Passwords

2014-10-14 The 'Cloud' Remains a Huge and Tempting Target for Hackers

2014-10-13 Recommended: 1Password for Both Higher Security and Convenience

2014-10-11 Wiping Free Space on Hard Drives and SSDs

2014-10-11 RAID-5 Can Partitioned

2014-10-10 Upgrading the CPU in a 2009 or 2010 or 2013 Mac Pro Tower

2014-10-10 Photoshop and CPU Core Usage

2014-10-08 Big Storage: 4TB, 5TB, 6TB Hard Drives

2014-10-08 iPhone Features, AT&T vs Verizon

2014-10-07 Driving and iPhone or Siri Do Not Mix

2014-10-07 Patches for 'bash' Shell Vulnerability

2014-10-06 NEC to Offer 32-Inch Professional UltraHD 4K Display Soon

2014-10-06 Radio Frequency (RF) Exposure from Apple iPhone 6

2014-10-05 Internet Speed is an End-To-End “Up To” Concept, not a Consistent Quantity


2014-09-13 What does an iPhone 6 Plus cost?

2014-09-10 Big Storage: 4TB, 5TB, 6TB Hard Drives

2014-09-10 Wiping Free Space on Hard Drives and SSDs

2014-09-09 The new Apple iPhone: Display Zoom on Larger Model Attractive

2014-09-07 Don’t Assume that a Password Manager is Safe, Auto-Fill for Password a Bad Idea

2014-09-05 FOR SALE: 6 OWC Mercury Elite Pro External Quad-Interface Enclosures (for 3.5-inch Hard Drives)

2014-09-05 OWC Garage Sale

2014-09-02 On Nude Selfies and Celebrities

2014-09-02 OWC Thunderbay Now Up to 24TB (4 X 6TB Hard Drives)


2014-08-31 Cell Phone Kill Switches

2014-08-31 Thunderbolt Cabling Reliability: Check the Fit and Tension

2014-08-31 Simplify Your Storage: Fast, Reliable, Expandable

2014-08-29 OWC Labor Day Specials

2014-08-29 diglloydTools Updated to version 2.2.7b

2014-08-22 Thunderstorms and Thunderbay

2014-08-05 OWC Offers Thunderbay in RAID-5 Edition

2014-08-04 SoftRAID 5 Goes Final: High Performance RAID 5, RAID 1+0, RAID-0, RAID-1


2014-07-31 FOR SALE: eSATA enclosures, Thunderbolt to eSATA

2014-07-30 Just Did a Big Drive Reconfig: How Did I Verify Data Integrity?

2014-07-29 Fast H.264 Video Compression on the MacBook Pro Beats the 2013 Mac Pro 📹

2014-07-29 RAID 1+0 Fault Tolerance with SoftRAID 5

2014-07-25 Four SSDs in OWC Thunderbay 4 test with RAID-0 and RAID-5

2014-07-15 diglloydTools Updated to version 2.2.7a

2014-07-11 RAID-0 Scalability with Thunderbolt 2: Separate Bus or Daisy Chain?

2014-07-08 RAID-0 Scalability: 60TB and 12 Hard Drives in Three OWC Thunderbay 4 Enclosures

2014-07-02 60TB here for Testing (OWC Thunderbay 4)

2014-07-01 July 4th deal on OWC Thunderbay IV


2014-06-30 Reader Questions on SoftRAID

2014-06-29 Testing the OWC Thunderbay 4

2014-06-27 Apple to End 'Aperture' Support

2014-06-27 OWC Thunderbay IV vs Thunderbay 4

2014-06-25 Used Macs and Mac Pros and Displays at OWC

2014-06-25 OWC Ships Thunderbay 4-Drive Solution with Thunderbolt 2

2014-06-25 Excellent USB3 Expansion: TRIPP LITE 7+1 Port USB3 Expansion Hub

2014-06-23 Through June 30: Take 20% off Consulting with purchase of diglloydTools

2014-06-21 Reader Question: “A way to make DiskTester iterate test for 50 times or more?”

2014-06-21 Reader Feedback: “WORTH it. My drive (SSD) is back and so is my productivity”

2014-06-16 OWC Thunderbay Special

2014-06-11 Detecting Corruption / Validating Data Integrity Over Time and Across Drives and Backup/Restore

2014-06-10 Big Fault Tolerant Storage: OWC Now Offers a Supported and Preconfigured RAID-5 Solution via SoftRAID + Thunderbay

2014-06-08 SoftRAID 5: RAID-5 Can Be One Huge Volume, or Partitioned to Suit

2014-06-08 SoftRAID 5: How it Works (Screen Shots)

2014-06-08 SoftRAID 5: Performance with RAID-0, RAID-5, RAID-1+0

2014-06-08 Fault Tolerant RAID: Cold Spare Advised

2014-06-08 Testing Multiple Drives for Consistency for a RAID or Similar

2014-06-08 diglloydTools Updated to version 2.2.7b1

2014-06-04 Thunderbolt: Does the Cable Length Matter for Performance?

2014-06-03 Awesome: SoftRAID with RAID-5 rebuild

2014-06-03 FIXED in 10.9.3: OS X File System Hang Bug

2014-06-03 Through June 9: Take 20% off Consulting


2014-05-28 OWC Thunderbay as RAID-5 or RAID 1+0 Video Storage Solution 📹

2014-05-26 How to Configure 2013 Mac Pro + many Mac Pro Configs in stock at B&H Photo

2014-05-25 Dell UP2414Q 4K UltraHD Display Review Updated

2014-05-25 CPU Cores: Specifics Matter

2014-05-24 4K UltraHD Display: Dell UP2414Q

2014-05-23 OS X 10.9.3 Fixes 90° Screen Rotation Bugs

2014-05-23 Remainder of May: Take 20% off Consulting

2014-05-22 United Airlines WiFi: Google Chrome and Firefox Work, Safari DOA

2014-05-19 Special: 4TB for $165, also, 1TB Laptop Drives

2014-05-17 Crypto Won’t Save You Either

2014-05-17 Safely Recording and Storing Video Footage: a Few Pointers 📹

2014-05-14 Compressor: Needs some Bug Fixes

2014-05-14 Deducing GPU Usage for Final Cut Pro and Compressor by Watts 📹

2014-05-13 Transcoding Panasonic GH4 UltraHD 4K Video to 1080p: Surprising Speed on 2013 Mac Pro with Final Cut Pro and QuickTime

2014-05-07 OWC Thunderbay Now up to 20TB as 4 X 5TB Drives

2014-05-06 diglloydTools Updated to version 2.2.5

2014-05-06 OWC Thunderbay Fan Noise = Nil

2014-05-03 diglloydTools Updated to version 2.2.4

2014-05-02 OWC Thunderbay can use Hard Drives or SSDs and Handy for Swapping Drives of all Types


2014-04-21 Phase One CaptureONE Pro to Fully Utilize All GPUs Available (e.g. 2013 Mac Pro)

2014-04-19 Video Card or Photoshop Bug? (graphics drawing glitch)

2014-04-14 Reader Question: Upgrading Video Card for Adobe Lightroom in 2009 Mac Pro

2014-04-10 MPG Experience: a Month Using the 8-core 3.3 GHz 2013 Mac Pro

2014-04-07 OWC Upgrades Thunderbay 4-Bay Enclosure to Ultra-Quiet Fan

2014-04-07 Ethernet Way Faster over Thunderbolt 2

2014-04-01 diglloydTools Updated to version 2.2.3


2014-03-31 OWC CPU Upgrade Program for 2013 Mac Pro Now Available

2014-03-31 OS X File System Hang Bug

2014-03-30 Photoshop CC With Too Little Memory

2014-03-29 Using Dual GPUs on the 2013 Mac Pro

2014-03-28 Saving and Opening Huge Photoshop Files *FAST* (OWC Mercury Helios 2 and Dual Accelsior PCIe SSD)

2014-03-28 Tested in 2013 Mac Pro: 64GB vs 128GB Memory from OWC

2014-03-26 OWC Introduces 128GB Memory Upgrade Kit for 2013 Apple Mac Pro

2014-03-26 iTunes User Interface Ignores Screen Size, Tedious and Hard to Use

2014-03-24 OWC Helios 2 and 128GB 2013 Mac Pro

2014-03-19 Price Drop on OWC SSDs

2014-03-18 Deal—TRIPP LITE 7+1 Port USB3 Expansion Hub

2014-03-17 Attaching a Display to the CalDigit Thunderbolt Station

2014-03-17 128GB Memory for 2013 Mac Pro

2014-03-17 OWC 2013 Mac Pro CPU Upgrade Program

2014-03-14 CalDigit Thunderbolt Station Adds Support for iPhone/iPad Charging + Apple Superdrive

2014-03-14 2013 Mac Pro: Which one to Choose, How to Store Image Files, Backup, etc

2014-03-14 2013 Mac Pro In Stock at B&H

2014-03-13 Metadata = Surveillance

2014-03-13 OS X 10.9.2 bug with 90° Screen Rotation Reportedly Fixed in OS X 10.9.3 Beta

2014-03-12 Isolating/Blocking Hard Drive Vibration, Especially on a Hardwood Desk or Floor

2014-03-10 2013 Mac Pro: Photoshop CC Filter Crashes Appear to be Due to Apple Graphics Drivers

2014-03-10 OS X 10.9.2 Breaks Display Support with NEC Displays: Sleep, 90° Rotation Failure

2014-03-08 Housing Data Safely: Dual OWC Thunderbay 4-Bay Units for Performance, Capacity, Redundancy, Backup

2014-03-08 2013 Mac Pro: that 1TB Flash Storage (SSD) ’Rocks’

2014-03-08 Photoshop CC Sharpening Now 3X Slower But ONLY on the 2013 Mac Pro (unmaking the power of the Ring)

2014-03-07 2013 Mac Pro: 1TB SSD Faster on Writes

2014-03-07 2013 Mac Pro: Dual Displays Problematic

2014-03-06 2013 Mac Pro: Total System Configuration

2014-03-06 2013 Mac Pro: Upgraded to 3.3 GHz 8-Core

2014-03-05 Apple’s CarPlay: iOS in the Car = Deadly New Distractions?

2014-03-05 WebCam Internet Security

2014-03-05 How and Why to Partition the Mac Pro Internal SSD (ditto for any Mac)

2014-03-05 2013 Mac Pro Arrives

2014-03-03 How to Choose a Secure Password

2014-03-01 Is Thunderbolt Faster than USB3?


2014-02-28 2013 Mac Pro: Apple Misses Ship Dates, What is Wrong with Apple Logistics? (UPDATE: Mac Pro SHIPS)

2014-02-26 2013 Mac Pro: USB3 Performance Impaired Relative to MacBook Pro (Single PCIe Lane Throttles Bandwidth)

2014-02-25 OS X 10.9.2 Reportedly Fixes the TLS/SSL Security Bug

2014-02-22 Major Security Flaw in Apple iOS and Apple OS X, Involves Fundamental TLS / SSL Security Protocols

2014-02-20 USB3 Ports and eSATA Ports on Older Mac Pro: NewerTech MAXPower eSATA 6G + USB3 PCIe Card

2014-02-20 Fast USB Digital Camera Card Readers

2014-02-19 2013 Mac Pro: Order Status

2014-02-17 Expanding USB3 Ports

2014-02-14 4 Cores Can Look Good “On Paper” (Benchmarks) but in Real Usage Can Constrain Your Work

2014-02-13 One of Many Mavericks Bugs: Column Widths in Finder, Open/Save Dialogs

2014-02-12 Sapphire HD 7950 Video Card Upgrade for 2009/2010/2012 Mac Pro

2014-02-12 2013 Mac Pro: Tests Updated for 4-core 3.7 GHz D300 GPU Model (base model)

2014-02-12 Switched to the 2013 Mac pro

2014-02-12 Is a 4TB Enterprise-Grade Hard Disk Drive Faster than a 3TB Consumer-Grade HDD For RAID?

2014-02-09 Tips for Attaching Thunderbolt Devices on the 2013 Mac Pro

2014-02-08 Reviewed: OWC Thunderbay 4-bay Thunderbolt Enclosure

2014-02-05 “You Saved My Bacon” (Always keep 3 backups)

2014-02-04 MPG CPU Choice for 2013 Mac Pro + Order Status


2014-01-31 One Program I Can’t do Without: SpamSieve for Email Filtering

2014-01-30 2013 Mac Pro: 4-Core 3.7 GHz with D300 GPUs Coming For Testing

2014-01-29 Apple Cheats on AppleCare Term

2014-01-28 OWC Install Videos for Late 2013 Mac Pro

2014-01-28 FOR SALE: the MPG 12-core 3.33 GHz Mac Pro with 80GB

2014-01-23 D700 GPUs Strut Their Stuff: Unigine Valley 3D Rendering

2014-01-23 12 Core 2013 Mac Pro with D700 GPUs Tested Against Others

2014-01-23 Tested: 2.7 GHz 12 Core 2013 Mac Pro with D700 GPUs

2014-01-22 Software Extensions are an Additional Attack Vector—Avoid Them

2014-01-21 12 Cores vs 12 Cores (and D700 GPUs)

2014-01-21 2013 Mac Pro: DxO Optics Pro and Scalability with more CPU Cores

2014-01-20 2013 Mac Pro: Workflow, Backup Advice

2014-01-20 2013 Mac Pro: Lead Times Extend to March at Apple Store, but B&H has the 6-core in stock

2014-01-19 2013 Mac Pro: Sigma Photo Pro X3F Raw to 16-bit TIF

2014-01-18 2013 Mac Pro: How Much Memory for Performance?

2014-01-18 2013 Mac Pro: Innards

2014-01-18 2013 Mac Pro: Raw to TIF with Iridient Developer

2014-01-17 2013 Mac Pro: Importing with Aperture

2014-01-17 2013 Mac Pro: 6-core in stock at B&H Photo

2014-01-17 2013 Mac Pro: Which Filters Benefit from the GPU in Photoshop CC?

2014-01-17 2013 Mac Pro: Panorama in PTGuiPro

2014-01-17 Configuring a Mac Pro Goes Well Beyond CPU and GPU Choice

2014-01-17 Photography Is My Thing

2014-01-17 Evolving Thoughts on 2013 Mac Pro GPU and CPU Choices

2014-01-17 But... the Power of the GPU...

2014-01-17 2013 Mac Pro: 6 or 8 CPU Cores?

2014-01-17 Changing my Config for the 2013 Mac Pro

2014-01-16 Two GPUs to Rule Them All, and in the Software Bind Them—Photoshop CC Now Sharpens 4X Faster

2014-01-16 2013 Mac Pro: Filters in Adobe Photoshop CC Tested

2014-01-16 2013 Mac Pro: Image Scaling with PhotoZoom Pro

2014-01-16 2013 Mac Pro: SHA1 Hash on 8 cores vs 12

2014-01-16 Mac Pro 2013: Nice Hand Warmer

2014-01-16 Redo for Photoshop CC 14.2 (CC 14.2 Unstable on 2013 Mac Pro)

2014-01-15 Mac Pro SHOOTOUT: 2010 12-Core 3.33 GHz vs the 2013 8-core 3.3 GHz

2014-01-14 Perfect Scalability to 12 Cores with Photo Zoom Pro

2014-01-14 2013 Mac Pro: 8 core 3.3 GHz vs 6-core 3.5 GHz Coming Soon

2014-01-13 Adobe Photoshop CC and CPU Cores: Does not Scale For Common Operations

2014-01-12 Adobe Photoshop CC Using More Cores Than Ever Before (NOT!)

2014-01-12 Does Fan Noise Matter to You? ('Highly Sensitive’ HSP brain wiring)

2014-01-12 2013 Mac Pro: How Many CPU Cores for Your Workflow?

2014-01-11 The Fastest Mac Pro for Photoshop

2014-01-11 Partition an SSD / Flash Drive or Not?

2014-01-10 OWC Thunderbolt Cables up to 30 Meters

2014-01-10 Understanding Drive vs Volume, Partitioning

2014-01-09 CPU Upgrade Best Case Benchmarks

2014-01-08 In Stock at B&H: 6-core Mac Pro

2014-01-07 Mac Pro Shipping Status

2014-01-06 Which Mac Pro Model to Buy if Upgrading the CPU?

2014-01-06 Hoping to Test a Faster 8 Core Mac Pro

2014-01-05 Dangerous (to your data) Misconceptions About Backup

2014-01-05 How to Clone a Volume, and Cloning as a Backup Strategy

2014-01-05 Erasing a Drive, How and Why to Partition a Drive, RAID, Validating a Drive

2014-01-04 Why Use RAID? Is RAID for Backup? What is Fault Tolerance

2014-01-04 Validate Hard Drives Before Putting into Use Especially for RAID

2014-01-03 Reviewed: Late 2013 MacBook Pro Retina

2014-01-03 FirmTek ThunderTek/PX Q6G: eSATA on Mac Pro vs via Thunderbolt

2014-01-02 Mac Pro Energy Savings: What is the Reality?

2014-01-01 Reviewed: CalDigit Thunderbolt Station

2014-01-01 Thank you For Subscribing

2014-01-01 Soft RAID 5 to Offer RAID-5 and RAID 1+0 Fault Tolerance via Software for Any Multi-Drive Setup

2014-01-01 2014: Year of Thunderbolt?

2014-01-02 OS Mavericks 'App Nap' Kills Photoshop Performance

2014-01-01 How Fast is the Internal PCIe SSD in the MacBook Pro Retina 'Crystal Well'?



2013-12-31 2013 Mac Pro: Visual Impression 'Like a Glass Sculpture'

2013-12-31 Apple Airport Extreme Upgrade delivers Extreme Satisfaction

2013-12-31 Viewed in Person: Sharp PN-K321 - 4K Ultra HD LED Monitor

2013-12-31 Dual MacBook Pro Retina Experience: One Defective, One Flaky

2013-12-31 Used 2.93 GHz Mac Pros and MacBook Pros

2013-12-31 OWC 'Area 51' Blowout Sale (all sorts of stuff, cases for iPhone, iPod too)

2013-12-30 OWC Mercury Elite Pro Dual on Thunderbolt: Striping and Striped Pair of Mirrors

2013-12-30 FirmTek ThunderTek/PX PCIe Thunderbolt Enclosure + Q6G 4-Port eSATA card

2013-12-30 Mac Pro 3.2 GHz New for $2199 (Prior Model)

2013-12-28 2013 Mac Pro: Costly but Worth It? Or Costly and Slower?

2013-12-28 Apple Posts Mac Pro PCIe Flash Storage (SSD) Tech Note

2013-12-28 Faster CPU for 2013 Mac Pro?

2013-12-27 Does Opting for the High-End GPUs on the 2013 Mac Pro Make Sense?

2013-12-26 Mac Pro Shipping Status

2013-12-26 OWC Mercury Elite Pro Dual as Fault-Tolerant RAID-1 Mirror over Thunderbolt

2013-12-26 OWC Mercury Elite Pro Dual: Thunderbolt or USB3 Dual Drive Enclosure

2013-12-25 AT&T Text Messaging: Can it be Disabled?

2013-12-23 OWC Mercury Elite Pro Dual: Thunderbolt vs USB for Dual-Drive RAID

2013-12-22 Peripherals and Add-Ons for Transition to the 2013 Mac Pro

2013-12-22 Making an Old Dog of a Laptop Run Like a Young Puppy, Make Lightroom or Photoshop Fly

2013-12-20 Thunderbolt Stuff for Mac Pro (and other Macs)

2013-12-20 Faster CPU for 2013 Mac Pro?

2013-12-20 Memory for Mac Pro: Effectively $795 for 64GB

2013-12-20 Mac Pro via B&H Photo, Discounted Price on AppleCare

2013-12-19 It’s Amateur Hour at Apple

2013-12-19 Thunderbolt or USB3 for Hard Drives?

2013-12-19 2013 Mac Pro: What I ordered and Why

2013-12-18 2013 Mac Pro: Personalized Advice

2013-12-18 2013 Mac Pro: Which CPU and GPU?

2013-12-18 2013 Mac Pro Buying advice

2013-12-17 Gift Ideas for the Computer User

2013-12-17 PowerRocks 'MagicStick' Portable Battery for iPhone , iPod, other phones

2013-12-04 It’s Now December—Where is the 2013 Mac Pro? At Least the Pricing.

2013-12-02 Ultra-HD Displays Begin to Appear: 24", 28" and 32" 4K Displays Announced from Dell

2013-12-02 OWC Cyber Monday Deals


2013-11-27 OWC Black Thursday Deals

2013-11-24 Are Thunderbolt Product Choices Poised to Balloon in Variety, Availability, Scope?

2013-11-20 Best Price for AppleCare

2013-11-20 OWC CPU Upgrade for 2010/2012 Mac Pro

2013-11-12 OWC Has Used 4-core and 8-Core Mac Pros in Stock

2013-11-06 OS X Mavericks: Not Recommended At Present

2013-11-05 2013 Mac Pro: Keyboard and Mouse Sold Separately

2013-11-01 Mac Pro Discontinued, Stocks Selling Out


2013-10-29 Disabling Hourly Wake From Sleep by Airport Utility

2013-10-28 Copying an Email Address Without the Extra Crufty Adornments (AddressesIncludeNameOnPasteboard)

2013-10-28 OS X Mavericks and Safari

2013-10-27 Cost and Value of 2013 Mac Pro

2013-10-26 Minor Update for diglloydTools for OS X Mavericks

2013-10-25 Comments on OS X Mavericks

2013-10-22 Want the Existing 6-Core Mac Pro?

2013-10-22 Brief Notes on new Apple MacBook Pro

2013-10-22 Notes on the Apple 2013 Mac Pro

2013-10-22 Memory for the 2013 Mac Pro

2013-10-16 OWC Has Used 2.93 GHz 8-Core Mac Pros in Stock

2013-10-14 Settings Panel for iPhone

2013-10-14 iPad Mini: Why is it Not a Phone Also?

2013-10-13 Grip and Shock Damage Protection for iPhone 4/4s/5/5s, Color Choices in NuGard KX

2013-10-11 There is no 'Free Lunch': Your Likeness and Endorsement by Google (or Facebook)

2013-10-10 Switched to iPhone 5s from 4s

2013-10-08 How the NSA Compromises Systems (Firefox and Tor Too)

2013-10-08 Install the Driver for the OWC Mercury Accelsior PCIe SSD (OS X Cuts Power Prematurely to PCIe)

2013-10-07 Are Your Backup Drives Still Functional? Are Your Files Subtly Damaged?

2013-10-07 Fast iMac or Mac Pro?

2013-10-07 OS X Mavericks and diglloydTools

2013-10-07 Caution When Upgrading to OS X Mavericks: Kernel Extensions (ATTO, Drobo)

2013-10-06 OWC Releases Firmware Update For Its Mercury SATA SSDs

2013-10-03 Best Alarm Sound on iOS 7

2013-10-03 Security Breach at Adobe for 2.9 MILLION Customers

2013-10-03 Voting With Your Wallet

2013-10-03 Making an Old Dog of a Laptop Run Like a New One: Wow!

2013-10-02 Prices Drop a Little: Toshiba 3TB Hard Drives + OWC Mercury Accelsior PCie SSD

2013-10-01 Off topic: Insurance Goes Insane


2013-09-30 OS X 10.8.5 and OWC Mercury Accelsior PCIe SSD Issue (Kernel Panic from Sleep)

2013-09-30 Reader Comment: Hard Drive Warranty

2013-09-29 2013 Apple Mac Pro: Faster than the Current Model?

2013-09-25 Apple iOS 7: iPhone Accessibility / Legibility Tips

2013-09-24 iPhone 5s vs Nokia Lumia 1020 Camera Phones

2013-09-24 New iMac with PCIe Flash Storage

2013-09-24 Apple iCloud: Broken by Design

2013-09-23 Apple iOS 7: Type Weight and Size Impairs Usability, Presbyopia and Vision Issues

2013-09-23 Grip and Shock Damage Protection for iPhone 5/5s

2013-09-21 ioSafe N2 NAS: Cloning Speed vs Other Solutions

2013-09-17 OWC DataDoubler Kit for Mac Mini: 2 X 1.5 TB Internally With 9.5mm Drives

2013-09-17 ioSafe N2: A Cornucopia of Functionality

2013-09-16 New 2013 Mac Pro: When?

2013-09-16 ioSafe N2 Fireproof and Waterproof Dual-Drive NAS

2013-09-13 Corning Optical Thunderbolt Cables Certified by Intel

2013-09-07 OS X Mavericks and diglloydTools

2013-09-04 NEC PA302W LED-Backlit 30-Inch Wide Gamut Display


2013-08-20 OWC Offering Used Mac Pros: 4-core and 8-core Systems as low as $879 / $1149

2013-08-14 Thunderbolt and eSATA Combo

2013-08-10 Newer Technology 'NuGuard KX Mini' Drop-Protection Case for Apple iPad Mini


2013-07-29 Faster Workflow, Faster Lightroom, Faster Photoshop?

2013-07-25 Kona Cloud Coffee 10% Discount for Site Readers + Aerobie Aeropress

2013-07-24 Get the Existing Mac Pro While They Last?

2013-07-22 Thunderbolt Product Choices Poised to Balloon in Variety, Availability, Scope

2013-07-21 Apple Developer Site Breach

2013-07-16 Pre-Canned Search Terms

2013-07-14 iPhone Case: Grip and Shock Damage Protection: NewerTech NuGuard KX Case

2013-07-13 Defrag or Upgrade to Faster/Larger? (Lightroom, Aperture, etc)

2013-07-12 How to Safely Transfer Data or Verify Backups

2013-07-08 Retina Display Support with Web Page

2013-07-07 Photoshop CS6 Performance with Pegasus J4 + OWC 6G SSD RAID

2013-07-05 Promise Pegasus J4 Thunderbolt: Recommended High Performance Config *with* Built-in Backup

2013-07-03 Promise Pegasus J4 Thunderbolt: Performance with Hard Drives

2013-07-03 Promise Pegasus J4 Thunderbolt: Performance with Four OWC 6G SSDs and Incompressible Data

2013-07-03 OWC 4th of July Deals and Specials

2013-07-03 Promise Pegasus J4 Thunderbolt: Performance with Four OWC 6G SSDs

2013-07-02 Promise Pegasus J4: Initializing Drives

2013-07-02 Promise Pegasus J4: Internal View with Four 6G SSDs

2013-07-02 2013 Apple Mac Pro: Pure Elegance, Visualized

2013-07-01 Promise Pegasus J4: Coming for Testing with SSD and HDD

2013-07-01 OWC Mercury Elite Pro Mini with 6G SSD on USB3 — Speed Increase


2013-06-29 How to Safely Transfer Data or Verify Backups

2013-06-29 How to Automate DiskUtility Verification of Mounted Volumes

2013-06-25 Blue Shield Health Care: Internet Incompetence in mid-2013

2013-06-25 New Mac Pro: In Essence a Compute Box, so Why Not 10 Gigabit Ethernet?

2013-06-13 Pegasus J4: One Part of the Switchover Solution for the new Mac Pro?

2013-06-13 15-inch MacBook Pro (non Retina): 16GB Memory Option Removed?

2013-06-13 2013 Apple Mac Pro: Connecting eSATA via Thunderbolt

2013-06-12 Apple iOS 7 Icons

2013-06-12 Apple iOS 7

2013-06-12 2013 Apple Mac Pro: The Good Parts

2013-06-12 OS X 10.9 'Mavericks' — 64GB *NO GOOD* on 4/6-core Mac Pro

2013-06-12 2013 Apple Mac Pro: Thoughts on a Switchover from Existing Tower

2013-06-11 OS X 10.9 'Mavericks' Supports 128GB — Confirmed

2013-06-11 Reader Perspective: Gear Improvements Over Time

2013-06-11 Reader Comment: OpenCL Support for the dual AMD GPUs

2013-06-11 2013 MacBook Air: Nice Machine Overall

2013-06-11 2013 Apple Mac Pro: TMP?

2013-06-11 2013 Apple Mac Pro: Hive Storage

2013-06-11 2013 Apple Mac Pro: Cables and Rotating Chassis

2013-06-11 2013 Apple Mac Pro: Misses the Mark for Video Users

2013-06-11 2013 Apple Mac Pro: CPU Choices Predictions

2013-06-11 2013 Apple Mac Pro: More Reader Comments

2013-06-11 Detecting Corruption / Validating Data Integrity Over Time and Across Drives and Backup/Restore

2013-06-11 2013 Apple Mac Pro: Video User Comment

2013-06-10 2013 Apple Mac Pro: CPU Choices

2013-06-10 2013 Apple Mac Pro: Visuals

2013-06-10 New Mac Pro: 1866MHz DDR3 memory

2013-06-10 New Mac Pro: WHEN?

2013-06-10 2013 Apple Mac Pro: Bear Proof?

2013-06-10 “In general is it better to purchase the older 6 core Mac Pro or get this newer machine?”

2013-06-10 2013 Apple Mac Pro: Thunderbolt 20 Gbps

2013-06-10 2013 Apple Mac Pro: Reader Comments

2013-06-10 2013 Apple Mac Pro: Faster or Slower, Elegant but Klunky, Promise vs Reality, Video Oriented

2013-06-10 WWDC: iOS and iCloud

2013-06-10 WWDC: iOS in the Car

2013-06-10 WWDC: The New Apple Mac Pro

2013-06-08 Will a New Mac Pro Support 4K Displays?

2013-06-07 Need Advice on Photography Setup?

2013-06-07 OWC Garage Sale

2013-06-04 New Apple Mac Pro? No PCI and no Internal Expandability? Will it be a Mac Mini Super Sized?

2013-06-04 Reader Comment: Subscription Model, and Support

2013-06-03 Adobe Creative Cloud: How Adobe is Responding

2013-06-02 WWDC and Intel Haswell CPUs and About Time for a New Mac Pro?


2013-05-25 The Apple Mail VIP Feature: VIP Entry for One Person With Multiple Emails

2013-05-24 FirmTek U3 Trayless Enclosure for 2.5-Inch SSD or Hard Drive

2013-05-23 The Implications of a Centralized App Store and Centralization in General: Single Point of Failure

2013-05-20 Possible new Retina Displays

2013-05-19 OWC Mercury Accelsior E2: How Fast are the eSATA 6G Ports with External SSD?

2013-05-12 Convenient Fast SSD for Travel: OWC Mercury Envoy Pro EX USB 3.0 Slim SSD

2013-05-11 Adobe Creative Cloud: Activate/Deactivate and “Phone Home” License Check

2013-05-10 Adobe Creative Cloud: The “Toaster”

2013-05-09 Adobe Creative Cloud: John Nack Hints at “Inert Files” Solution

2013-05-09 Adobe Creative Cloud: Summary View

2013-05-09 Adobe Creative Cloud: How to Upgrade the Non-Cloud CS6

2013-05-09 Adobe Creative Cloud: The Main Point

2013-05-08 Adobe Creative Cloud: Reader Comments

2013-05-08 Adobe Creative Cloud: Why no 'Buyout' or Read-Only Option?

2013-05-08 Adobe Creative Cloud: No Fair Warning Given for Upgrades

2013-05-08 Adobe Creative Cloud: A Time-Wasting Chat

2013-05-08 Adobe Creative Cloud: Lopsided Legal Agreement

2013-05-08 Adobe Creative Cloud: Date of Birth Mandatory, Lopsided Legal Agreement

2013-05-07 Reviewed: OWC Mercury Envoy Pro EX USB 3.0 Slim SSD

2013-05-06 Adobe Clouds Software Choice (Adobe Creative Cloud Only Going Forward)

2013-05-05 What I want in a MacBook AIr

2013-05-05 Shock Resistance: NewerTech NuGuard KX Case for Apple iPhone 4/5

2013-05-01 The Commercialization of Digital Spying


2013-04-30 OWC Mercury Envoy Pro USB 3.0 Slim SSD

2013-04-28 Massive Detail Possible on Retina Display

2013-04-27 Screen Glitch: OS X 10.8.3 Issue?

2013-04-27 New Mac Pro at WWDC?

2013-04-14 A Robust Backup Process

2013-04-07 Example of Verifying Data Integrity

2013-04-06 OWC Mercury Accelsior 'E2' PCIe SSD with Dual eSATA Ports — the Upgrade Process and Data Verification

2013-04-06 Why is a MacBook Pro Retina Faster for Photography than a 12-Core Mac Pro?

2013-04-06 OWC Mercury Accelsior 'E2' PCIe SSD with Dual eSATA Ports — the Upgrade Process

2013-04-06 Reader Report: OWC Mercury Electra SSD

2013-04-05 Are You a Professional “Switcher” (to PC)?

2013-04-05 One Backup (only) is a Disaster Waiting to Happen


2013-03-31 So You Actually Trust Your Sensitive Data to Apple’s iCloud ?

2013-03-26 A Finder Shortcut for Organizing Photos or Files Into New Folders

2013-03-26 How to Safely Transfer Data or Verify Backups

2013-03-23 Reader Comment: RAID, Highpoint, USB3

2013-03-20 Intel X25 SSD Needs Firmware Update to be Compatible with OS X 10.8.3 ?

2013-03-12 OWC Larry Comments on Memory Price Trends and SSD NAND Supply

2013-03-11 12-Core Mac Pro for only $2499.99, 4-core 3.2 GHz only $2199.99 — New Mac Pro Coming?

2013-03-06 Well, my Mac Pro Just Keeps Getting the Job Done Every day

2013-03-04 Social Engineering Scams to Steal Your Money

2013-03-01 10 Gbps Ethernet


2013-02-22 Mac Book Pro with Retina Display — 2.7 GHz Models Differ in On-Chip Cache

2013-02-21 Apple 'Time Machine' and Backup

2013-02-21 OWC Mercury Accelsior Backorders Filled, Most capacities in Stock

2013-02-21 Stick with a Reputable Brand SSD

2013-02-21 Memory Price Trends for MacBook Pro, iMac, Mac Pro, MacMini

2013-02-20 Fixed: iTunes Import Resulting in Duplicate or Triplicate tracks

2013-02-18 How to Speed Up Adobe Photoshop Lightroom

2013-02-18 How to Safely Transfer Data or Verify Backups

2013-02-15 The Crash from 'File:///' — More Broadly What Are These Keyboard Sniffer Hooks Doing in a System-wide OS X API?

2013-02-14 Mac Book Pro with Retina Display — Price Drop and Recommendation

2013-02-13 Tidbits: How Apple Doesn’t Respect Its Users

2013-02-10 Core Rot at Apple? and Interview on 'The Tech Night Owl'

2013-02-10 Web-Streamed Movies Stop Working— Is it the Sony Bravia TV or Comcast Internet or the Router, or Neither or Both? Arggg...!

2013-02-09 The iMac is a New Design, therefore the Mac Pro is Tool Old to Consider

2013-02-06 New Mac Pro in 'Spring'?

2013-02-04 FOR SALE: Atto R380 RAID Card + CiDesign iStorage Pro + 8 X 2TB Hard Drives

2013-02-04 OWC Mercury Accelsior 'E2' PCIe SSD Includes Two eSATA Ports

2013-02-01 Data Robotics Drobo 5D

2013-02-01 Mac Pro Rumblings


2013-01-31 Musings on the 'Cloud' Lock-In and 'Appliance' Computing

2013-01-28 Why This Site Cannot be An Apple Affiliate

2013-01-23 Core Rot at Apple?

2013-01-19 Huge Photoshop Files Need a Fast Working Drive

2013-01-18 How Foolin' with Fusion Can Blow Up Your Data

2013-01-17 3.4 GHz iMac: XCode Build

2013-01-13 Apple Late 2012 3.4 GHz iMac: Photoshop CS6 Auto Align Layers

2013-01-11 Fast Hard Drive: Toshiba HGST 3TB (HDKPC08/DT01ACAxx) with RAID-0 Stripe Results

2013-01-11 NetSpot: Find Networks and their Signal Strength

2013-01-10 Apple iMac with Fusion Partitioning: Benefits of Partitioning, and How-To

2013-01-10 Apple iMac: RAW File Conversion to TIF and JPEG vs Mac Pro, MBP

2013-01-10 Fast Hard Drive: Toshiba HGST 3TB (HDKPC08/DT01ACAxx)

2013-01-09 Apple iMac: The Fusion Cliff

2013-01-09 Apple iMac: Fusion and Its Alternatives

2013-01-09 Reviewed: Apple Late 2012 3.4 GHz iMac

2013-01-08 How to Automate DiskUtility Verification of Mounted Volumes

2013-01-06 OWC Mercury Aura Pro and Envoy Pro for MacBook Pro Retina (and Air)

2013-01-06 OWC Mercury Viper 6G 3.5" SSD

2013-01-05 Apple iMac 3.4 GHz Coming for Testing

2013-01-04 Which Retina Display (Samsung or LG ?) Apple Has a Database Tool



2012-12-31 Drobo 5D and Drobo Mini

2012-12-31 USB3 on the Mac Pro: CalDigit PCIe 2-Port USB3 Card

2012-12-28 OWC Area 51 Sale

2012-12-23 Why Not a Mac Pro Mini?

2012-12-23 Confused About Mac Pro Options? Consult With MPG

2012-12-21 Taxes: Section 179 for Small Business Owners (Accelerated Depreciation)

2012-12-20 OWC Last Minute Shipping

2012-12-20 New Apple 27" iMac — 32GB Memory

2012-12-20 SSD and NAND Memory Chips Availability

2012-12-17 Presentation Tonight: Computers for Photographers (Concord, CA, 7:00 PM)

2012-12-16 OWC Offers Memory Upgrade Kit for late 2012 Apple 21.5" iMac

2012-12-15 What’s Most Important for Your Mac?

2012-12-11 Photoshop CS6 13.0.2 HiDPI Update: Faster Than Before by 13%

2012-12-11 Photoshop CS6 13.0.2 HiDPI Update — Retina Display Images Look Terrific

2012-12-10 My Favorite Mac Hardware

2012-12-10 Memory Price Trends for MacBook Pro, iMac, Mac Pro, MacMini

2012-12-04 Time Machine Bug — Is Your Data Being Backed Up?

2012-12-03 New Apple 27" iMac — Buying Advice

2012-12-01 How to Show / Unhide the Library Folder in Your Home Directory (Mac OS X)


2012-11-30 New Apple 21.5" iMac — Memory is Difficult to Upgrade

2012-11-30 New Apple 27" iMac

2012-11-21 OWC Black Friday Deals for Mac or PC

2012-11-19 Reader Question: Updating the Boot Drive

2012-11-18 New Mac Pro in Late 2013?

2012-11-18 Reader Question: DiskTester and OS X Cache

2012-11-14 Seafood for the holidays?

2012-11-14 When Will a New Mac Pro Appear?

2012-11-12 Speed Up Saving and Opening Photoshop CS6 Files

2012-11-12 Which is Faster with Photoshop CS6? 12-Core or 6-Core Mac Pro?

2012-11-09 MacWorld: MacMini and Fusion

2012-11-08 Update on Apple 'Fusion': Writes are Fast, No Smart Migration

2012-11-06 MacMini: 16GB vs 8GB, Hard Drive vs SSD

2012-11-05 Reader Questions on the Mac Mini

2012-11-04 MacMini with PCIe SSD (OWC Mercury Helios + Accelsior) = FASTER STILL

2012-11-04 MacMini — Turnkey Upgrade with 16GB and Fast 6G SSD

2012-11-04 MacMini — Digital Camera RAW Conversion vs Mac Pro, MacBook Pro

2012-11-03 MacMini — Dual Internal Separate Drives are Superior to the 'Fusion' Option

2012-11-03 MacMini — Hard Drive vs SSD

2012-11-03 MacMini Quad-Core Performance vs MacBook Pro, Mac Pro

2012-11-03 Summary So Far of Apple Fusion Technology — Attempted on MacMini, Mac Pro

2012-11-03 Disk Utility (Fusion Version)— Cannot Handle Two Internal Drives in MacMini

2012-11-03 Memory Price Trends for MacBook Pro, iMac, Mac Pro, MacMini

2012-11-02 MacMini and Fusion Drive Setup

2012-11-02 MacMini Dual-Drive Coming to test Fusion Performance/Behavior

2012-11-01 Lively Logic for Graphing


2012-10-31 Performance of 'Fusion' Drive (OWC Accelsior 480GB PCIe SSD + 2TB HDD)

2012-10-31 Setting Up Your Own High Performance 'Fusion' Drive

2012-10-27 OWC Mercury Elite Pro 4TB External with USB 3, Firewire, eSATA Ports

2012-10-25 Apple’s Fusion Drive

2012-10-24 Analysis of the new Mac Pro — Oops Nothing Announced

2012-10-23 Files and Folders That Are Invisible in Finder Windows (But Should Not Be)

2012-10-23 Analysis of the Oct 2012 MacMini

2012-10-23 Analysis of the Oct 2012 iMac

2012-10-23 MacBook Pro 13" with Retina Display — Analysis versus the 15" Model

2012-10-21 MacBook Pro Lineup: Will we ever see built-in Cell Support?

2012-10-19 MacBook Pro with Retina Display — Thoughts on the 13" Model

2012-10-19 Apple 27" iMac Seagate 1TB Drive Replacement Program

2012-10-11 MacBook Pro with Retina Display — Thoughts from on the Road and at Home

2012-10-08 How to Safely Transfer Data or Verify Backups

2012-10-08 Media integrity and performance verification— one of many reasons to use DiskTester

2012-10-06 16GB Memory for MacBook Pro — No-brainer at $120


2012-09-19 MacBook Pro 13" 2.9 GHz as a Fast Little Server

2012-09-19 Mac Pro Memory Drops in Price

2012-09-11 Confused About Mac Pro Options? Consult With MPG

2012-09-11 2012 MacBook Pro: Powers on By Itself on Rough Roads

2012-09-05 A Fast and Silent Internal 960GB Clone Volume in my Mac Pro: OWC’s Mercury Electra Max SSD

2012-09-05 iMac Deals at B&H Photo

2012-09-04 OWC Mercury Helios PCIe Thunderbolt Expansion Chassis for Thunderbolt Macs

2012-09-04 Memory Price Trends for MacBook Pro, iMac, Mac Pro, MacMini


2012-08-28 Oracle Java 7 Critical Security Hole — Affects Java in Web Browser

2012-08-23 OWC Mercury Helios PCIe Thunderbolt Expansion Chassis for MacBook Pro

2012-08-23 Getting a Mac Pro or MacBook Pro that’s In Stock (with free shipping)

2012-08-07 Apple’s Time Machine Can Silently Exclude Key Volumes from Backup

2012-08-07 A Fast and Silent Internal 960GB Clone Volume in my Mac Pro

2012-08-06 Mountain Lion — Apple Image Capture Disables 'Scan' Button for my Epson Workforce 840 Printer/Scanner

2012-08-04 Mountain Lion — 'Save As' Back, But Overwrites the Original File!

2012-08-04 MacBook Pro with Retina Display — Screen Burn-in Update


2012-07-31 Mountain Lion — Switched on my Mac Pro, a few Glitches

2012-07-28 Network Copy Errors (.DS_Store) with OS X Mountain Lion

2012-07-25 Why I NEED 80GB or 96GB Memory in my Mac Pro: Photoshop CS6 Performance

2012-07-25 Mac OS X Mountain Lion: Application Signing “unidentified developer”

2012-07-25 Mac OS X Mountain Lion Notes

2012-07-22 FOR SALE: my 17" MacBook Pro

2012-07-19 Mac Pro 3.33 GHz 6-core Readily Available

2012-07-17 Confused About Mac Pro Options? Consult With MPG

2012-07-13 Lexar USB3 Card Reader Works on MacBook Pro with Lexar Firmware Update

2012-07-13 MacBook Pro Retina Display — Screen Burn-in Absent on Replacement Unit

2012-07-11 An Internal 960GB Clone Backup Volume

2012-07-11 Mac OS X Mountain Lion Coming Soon (and some advice)

2012-07-10 Verify/Repair a RAID Volume in Mac OS X Lion (Disk Utility won’t work)

2012-07-10 Upgrade to 80GB Memory in My Mac Pro

2012-07-10 How Fast is USB3 on the MacBook Pro 15"?

2012-07-09 The Thieves at Microsoft — Again

2012-07-09 Which 15" MacBook Pro to Get? Retina or non-Retina?

2012-07-08 MacBook Pro 15" has two 6G SATA Ports that are Reliable and Fast

2012-07-08 MacBook Pro 15" vs MacBook Pro 15" Retina Display

2012-07-06 1.92TB of Fast SSD Storage in a 15" MacBook Pro

2012-07-05 OWC Elite Pro Mini SSD on MacBook Pro Retina with USB3 = Blazing Fast

2012-07-05 No New Mac Pro, so Helped a Client with a Top-End Windows PC

2012-07-04 MacBook Pro Retina: Apple Addresses the Non-Upgradeable Memory Omission

2012-07-03 MacBook Pro Retina SSD Speed

2012-07-03 Zombie Messages on iPhone

2012-07-03 MacBook Pro Retina Display — Screen Burn-In Problem Continues

2012-07-03 OWC 8GB ECC Memory Modules for Mac Pro Now Mix 'n Match with 1/2/4 GB Apple and OWC Modules

2012-07-02 Retina Display for Graphs and Similar

2012-07-01 Store Your Data in the 'Cloud' ?

2012-07-01 No Way to Lock MacBook Pro Retina?


2012-06-23 MacBook Pro Retina Display — Screen Burn-In — Ghost Images

2012-06-23 Inadvertent Oversize Web Graphics look GREAT on a Retina Display

2012-06-22 MPG Pro Workstation $250 OFF

2012-06-22 OWC 960GB Mercury Electra 3G SSD — Breakthrough SSD Capacity!

2012-06-21 MacBook Pro Retina 2.7 GHz — Memory Bandwidth Compared

2012-06-21 The Thieves at Microsoft

2012-06-21 Photoshop CS6: MacBook Pro Retina 2.7 GHz vs MacBook Pro 17" vs Mac Pro

2012-06-21 OWC Specs Drive Mechanisms in its Externals

2012-06-21 MacBook Pro Retina: RAW Conversion to JPEG Speed vs MacBook Pro 17"

2012-06-20 Does 1600 MHz Memory Offer Higher Performance than 1333 MHz Memory?

2012-06-20 Understanding Photoshop and Lightroom Behavior with the MacBook Pro Retina

2012-06-20 Understanding Photoshop and Lightroom Behavior with the MacBook Pro Retina

2012-06-20 MacBook Pro Retina: Scaling and Display Area

2012-06-20 Photoshop CS6: MacBook Pro Retina 2.7 GHz vs MacBook Pro 17" 2.5 GHz

2012-06-20 MacBook Pro Retina Display — Glitches

2012-06-19 MacBook Pro Retina Display — BREATHTAKING When Presented Correctly

2012-06-19 MacBook Pro Retina First Impressions

2012-06-18 MacBook Pro with Retina Display — Shipped!

2012-06-17 Confused About Mac Pro Options? Consult With MPG

2012-06-17 MPG Pro Workstation SPECIAL OFFER (Souped-up Mac Pro), $250 OFF

2012-06-16 6G SSD Speed in June 2012 MacBook Pro 15" Optical Drive Bay

2012-06-15 MacBook Pro Retina Display— Beautiful and Looks Bad Too

2012-06-15 Battery Replacement Cost for MacBook Pro Retina

2012-06-14 Have a MacBook Pro Retina For Testing Loan?

2012-06-13 What Apple COULD Have At Least Done With the Mac Pro

2012-06-13 Reader Comment: AppleCare? (and good deals for AppleCare)

2012-06-13 MacBook Pro Retina Teardown

2012-06-12 MacBook Pro Retina vs MacBook Pro 17" (or 13" or 15")

2012-06-12 Apple to Professional Users: Screw You

2012-06-12 Mac Pro 6-core Refurbished Unit More Expensive Than NEW Model

2012-06-12 Apple Now Uses Sandforce SSDs in MacBook Air

2012-06-12 Which Model of the MacBook Pro Retina?

2012-06-11 Get a Better Deal on a MacBook Pro 13"

2012-06-11 MacBook Pro Retina has SOLDERED MEMORY

2012-06-11 Apple Mac Pro Non-Upgrade

2012-06-11 MacBook Pro with Retina Display

2012-06-11 Apple WWDC to Reveal New Stuff

2012-06-09 Rumored Mac Pro and MacBook Pro Plan

2012-06-07 Rumored Mac Pro New Features

2012-06-05 Mac Pro Update Rumored to Be Imminent

2012-06-04 Imprecision on Adobe Cloud

2012-06-03 Memory Price Trends for MacBook Pro, iMac, Mac Pro, MacMini


2012-05-30 OWC Mercury Accelsior PCIe SSD 960GB

2012-05-28 Using all 12 CPU Cores

2012-05-25 Reader Comments: Mal wieder ein echt super Artikel

2012-05-25 How Long to Convert 500 Nikon D800 14-bit NEF to JPEG?

2012-05-25 Mac Pro Petition

2012-05-23 Update on SoftRAID and Mac OS X 10.7.4 Volume Mounting

2012-05-19 Dealing with Huge Photoshop Jobs — Actual Experience Today

2012-05-16 Thoughts on new Apple MacBook Air (and possible MacBook Pro)

2012-05-14 Apple iDevices Destroy Image Quality

2012-05-11 Loathing for Microsoft — Product Key

2012-05-11 Mac OS X 10.7.4: Apple Mail Rainbow Beachball

2012-05-11 Issue with Mac OS X 10.7.4 and Volume Mounting?

2012-05-06 OWC Mercury Accelsior PCIe SSD 240GB vs 480GB + RAID

2012-05-05 OWC Accelsior PCIe SSD Reader Comment

2012-05-05 Three Web Sites by Lloyd Chambers

2012-05-01 OWC Mercury Accelsior 240GB / 480GB


2012-04-26 The Adobe Tax — CS6 Rent vs Upgrade

2012-04-20 OWC Mercury Accelsior and System Feel

2012-04-19 OWC’s new Mercury Accelsior PCIe SSD for Ultra-Fast Photoshop CS6

2012-04-18 Memory Price Trends for MacBook Pro, iMac, Mac Pro, MacMini

2012-04-18 OWC Garage Sale, including 48GB Memory for Mac Pro for $575

2012-04-16 OWC’s new Mercury Accelsior PCIe SSD for Ultra-Fast Photoshop CS6

2012-04-15 OWC’s new Mercury Accelsior PCIe SSD for Blistering-fast Drive Performance

2012-04-12 Which is the Fastest 2TB (or 1TB or 3TB) Hard Drive?

2012-04-11 4TB Hitachi Deskstar 7K4000 Hard Drive in 3-way RAID-0 Stripe

2012-04-10 Tested: 4TB Hitachi Deskstar 7K4000 Hard Drive

2012-04-08 New Mac Pro, Maybe Not For a While

2012-04-05 Turn Off Java — Flashback Trojan Risk

2012-04-04 4TB Hitachi Deskstar 7K4000 Hard Drive for 16TB Inside a Mac Pro


2012-03-31 4TB Hitachi Deskstar 7K4000 Hard Drive

2012-03-23 OWC Mercury Accelsior PCIe SSD

2012-03-21 WOW! OWC 480GB SSD for only $599

2012-03-19 Memory Price Trends for Mac Pro, iMac, MacBook Pro, MacMini

2012-03-19 Memory Usage with Photoshop CS5

2012-03-19 It’s About Time for a New Mac Pro

2012-03-16 Vote for your Favorite Peripheral Vendor — Reader’s Choice Awards


2012-02-25 OWC SSD Updater and MacBook Pro DataDoubler

2012-02-21 MPG Pro Workstation Solution with OWC PCIe SSD

2012-02-21 Memory Price Trends for Mac Pro, iMac, MacBook Pro, MacMini

2012-02-20 How OS X Sandboxing Affects Developers

2012-02-19 Dinosaur

2012-02-18 ZFS for Mac OS X — ZEVO

2012-02-17 Apple Account Hackers

2012-02-17 Tested: 4TB Hitachi Deskstar 5K4000 'Coolspin' Hard Drive

2012-02-16 What Are the Implications for Application Signing?

2012-02-16 The iOS-ification of Mac OS X — Mac OS X 'Mountain Lion' — Feeling Like Prey Now

2012-02-16 Hitachi Coolspin 4TB Hard Drive

2012-02-11 Seagate Barracuda XT SATA 6Gb/s 64MB Cache Hard Drive w/ 5 Year Warranty

2012-02-10 Buy Mac Pro Now, or Wait?

2012-02-10 diglloydTools beta Now Available for Download

2012-02-06 The iOS-ification of Mac OS X

2012-02-06 Seafood for your Valentine?

2012-02-05 Working on diglloydTools Update


2012-01-22 More Memory With Big Photoshop Jobs = Big Speedup

2012-01-22 How to Use the MPG Mailing List

2012-01-19 Where to Buy a Mac Pro, MacBook Pro, iMac?

2012-01-19 ULTIMATE Mac Pro — the MPG Pro Workstation Solution with OWC PCIe SSD (for Video and Database and Scientific and Huge Photoshop Users)

2012-01-19 OWC PCIe SSD Card Coming Soon

2012-01-11 OWC 16GB Memory Modules for 2009/2010 2011 Mac Pro — Tested and Run at Full Speed

2012-01-06 OWC 16GB Memory Modules for 2009/2010 Mac Pro — 48GB / 96GB in Mac Pro



2011-12-30 New Year’s Seafood (or Steak)

2011-12-23 An SSD-based MPG Pro Workstation Design with Fault-tolerant Time Machine Backup

2011-12-20 Stocking Stuffers and Gifts

2011-12-17 Price for MacBook Pro 16B Memory Plunges (or 32GB for iMac)

2011-12-17 Mac Pro Now, or Wait?

2011-12-14 Computers, Cameras, or taxes? Section 179 Full Write-Off for Small Businesses

2011-12-10 Installing Mac OS X Snow Leopard on an Apple Mac Pro That Shipped with Lion

2011-12-09 Deals: Memory Prices for MacBook Pro Plummet, OWC Offers Free Shipping for over $29 orders

2011-12-09 NewerTech Power2U Wall Outlet with Dual USB Charging Ports

2011-12-08 OWC Warranty Service on iMac Modifications

2011-12-07 Hard Disk Drive Price Trends

2011-12-03 No New Mac Pro Yet, Which Means What?

2011-12-01 Memory Price Trends Graphs Updated

2011-12-01 End of Life for the Apple Mac Pro? Still no word from Apple


2011-11-26 MPG Reader Special Prices at OWC — even lower than Black Friday prices

2011-11-25 Black Friday Specials at OWC

2011-11-16 Media integrity and performance verification— one of many reasons to use DiskTester

2011-11-12 The Adobe Shake-Down

2011-11-12 Memory Price Trend Graphs Updated

2011-11-12 OWC Comments on the Hard Drive Availability Situation

2011-11-11 MacBook Pro 17" 2.5 GHz In the Field vs MacBook Air, MacBook Pro 13"

2011-11-11 MacBook Pro Dies In Its Sleep— Runs Hot and Goes Dead

2011-11-01 Memory and Hard Drive Prices: Win Some, Lose Some

2011-11-01 Apple MacBook Pro 2.5 GHz Quad-Core with 16GB Memory

2011-11-01 End of Life for the Apple Mac Pro?


2011-10-31 First Look: Apple MacBook Pro 2.5 GHz

2011-10-28 OWC’s SSD Updater

2011-10-28 MacBook Pro 17" 2.5GHz On The Way

2011-10-27 Apple iPhone 4S Experience

2011-10-24 MacBook Pro Speed Bump: Faster Than Ever— Make it Even Faster and Save Some Money

2011-10-24 Hard Drive Prices Bump Up Due to Flooding in Asia

2011-10-22 Accounting Software for Mac

2011-10-21 For Sale: my MacBook Air 1.7 GHz

2011-10-21 Forgot the Mac’s Admin Password?

2011-10-20 Apple iPhone 4S Issues and Comments

2011-10-19 Price Drop for 8GB Modules for MacBook Pro, iMac, Mac Pro

2011-10-11 Price History of Memory for Mac Pro, MacBook Pro, iMac Memory

2011-10-10 Yes, diglloydTools Works on Mac OS X Lion (and Mountain Lion)

2011-10-09 Backup and Backup Drives for Photographers

2011-10-08 I’ve ordered my iPhone 4S, and What About Two Networks at Once?

2011-10-06 Mercury Aura Pro 6G SSD for MacBook Air Impressions

2011-10-05 MacBook Air USB Problems

2011-10-05 My Mac Consulting Can Save You Money and Protect Your Data

2011-10-03 Mac Pro 48GB Memory Kit Now Under $1000

2011-10-03 Bottom Near for MacBook Pro Memory Prices?

2011-10-03 Apple iMac Memory Prices Flatten

2011-10-03 Where to Buy a Mac Pro or MacBook Pro


2011-09-16 Mercury Aura Pro 6G SSD for MacBook Air

2011-09-15 Mac OS X Lion and Full Screen Mode

2011-09-15 Apple EFI Firmware Update Fixes Some SATA 6G Problems?

2011-09-11 New Mac Pro Late in 2011 or Early 2012?

2011-09-10 An Impressive Experience At The Apple Store With the iPhone

2011-09-09 Memory Prices Stabilize for Apple iMac

2011-09-09 Memory Prices Stabilize for MacBook Pro

2011-09-09 Memory Prices Stabilize for Mac Pro

2011-09-02 OWC Releases Mac-based Firmware Updater for OWC Mercury SSDs


2011-08-30 My All-SSD Mac Pro System

2011-08-18 Limited Time Special: $200 off MPG Pro Workstation Through August 31

2011-08-17 Mac OS X Lion: Unable to Print With Epson Stylus Pro 3800

2011-08-15 Get 16GB of Memory for Apple iMac for Only $148!

2011-08-15 Big Price Drop on OWC 16GB Memory Kit for Apple Macbook Pro

2011-08-14 One Good Reason to use SoftRAID — Predicting Drive Failure

2011-08-14 My MacBook Pro 17" Has Gone Back to Apple for A Full Refund

2011-08-13 My Killer-fast Mac Pro System Based on Solid State Drives (SSD)

2011-08-11 FOR SALE: Atto R380 RAID Card + CiDesign iStorage Pro + 8 X 2TB Hard Drives

2011-08-11 No New Mac Pro, As Makes Sense in Context

2011-08-09 Apple Lion Recovery Disk Assistant — But There is a BETTER WAY

2011-08-09 Memory Prices Stabilize for Mac Pro

2011-08-09 Memory Prices Drop for MacBook Pro

2011-08-08 My Consulting Services Might Save You Time and Money and Also Get You the Right System for Your Needs

2011-08-08 Mac OS X Lion Hairballs

2011-08-08 Restoring a Failed Firewire 800 Port

2011-08-01 MPG Pro Workstation and MPG Pro Laptop Programs NOW AVAILABLE


2011-07-26 To the Summit of White Mountain Peak

2011-07-24 Mac OS X Lion and diglloydTools

2011-07-23 Software RAID Works on Lion, But Apple Has Broken Basic Functionality

2011-07-23 OWC Mercury Elite Pro External Drive

2011-07-23 OWC Mercury Elite Pro Mini Bus-Powered Portable External Drive (Hard Drive or SSD)

2011-07-21 Why No New Mac Pro?

2011-07-21 Protocol for Upgrading to Mac OS X Lion

2011-07-20 Apple OS X 'Lion' Comments

2011-07-20 Apple’s July 2011 MacBook Air

2011-07-14 Mac Memory Prices Slump Some More

2011-07-04 OWC 480GB in 2010 Mac Pro, Single SSD, and RAID-0 of 2 or 3 SSDs

2011-07-04 Sustained Transfer Speed — OWC 480GB 6G SSD in 2011 MacBook Pro, 6G Port

2011-07-04 OWC 480GB Mercury Extreme Pro 6G SSD With Photoshop CS5 on 2011 Mac Pro

2011-07-04 My 17" MacBook Pro Lemon Still Has SATA 6G Problems

2011-07-02 OWC 480GB 6G SSDs Coming For Testing


2011-06-30 MPG Pro Workstation and MPG Pro Laptop Programs on Hold Due to New California Affiliate Law

2011-06-27 Mac Memory Prices Continue to Drop

2011-06-25 Thunderbolt Peripherals To Remain Pricey Until 2012

2011-06-24 Final Cut Pro X Usage of CPU Cores and Memory

2011-06-21 Rumor Mill In Full Swing for new Mac Pro

2011-06-18 Which Mac Pro for Photoshop CS5 and Lightroom 3.x?

2011-06-14 Solid State Drives — Brand Caveat Emptor

2011-06-08 Mac Pro Memory Prices Drop Some More

2011-06-07 2011 MacBook Pro: Will Apple Fix the 6G SATA Bugs?

2011-06-07 The All-SSD Mac Pro

2011-06-06 OWC Retroactively Adds Two Years More To Warranty for Mercury Extreme Pro 6G SSDs For Total of Five (5) Years

2011-06-05 Securing Your Mac — More Pages Added

2011-06-02 Whither Thunderbolt?

2011-06-01 Three Web Sites by Lloyd Chambers

2011-06-01 Basic Steps for Safer Computing

2011-06-01 Memory Price Trends for Mac Pro and MacBook Pro and iMac


2011-05-31 Why I Returned the Amazon Kindle

2011-05-28 OWC 480GB 6G SSD Due To Ship Soon, Price Down to $1280

2011-05-24 Reviewed in Depth: OWC 16GB Memory Modules for Mac Pro

2011-05-21 Print, Fax, Copy, Scan With an All-in-one Office Printer — My New Epson Workforce 840

2011-05-21 16GB Memory Modules for Mac Pro

2011-05-20 Apple Slipstreaming Dual 6GB SATA III Ports into 13/15/17" MacBook Pro — But Don’t Assume it Functions

2011-05-19 How to Test Your 6G or 3G Solid State Drive (SSD) for Consistent Performance

2011-05-17 Higher Capacity Hard Drives Stay Faster

2011-05-17 Upgrade Your Mac Pro to 3.46 GHz or Up to 12 CPU Cores

2011-05-16 6 Gbs SSDs in Existing 2010/2009 Mac Pro

2011-05-15 Photoshop CS5 DisallowFlateCompressedPSD Plugin Does Not Work With Some Layers

2011-05-15 Scan Documents Into Your Mac with an All-In-One Printer/Scanner/Fax

2011-05-13 Update on Photoshop CS5 DisallowFlateCompressedPSD.plugin

2011-05-13 OWC SuperSlim Turns Any MacBook Pro Internal Optical Drive Into An External Enclosure Drive

2011-05-10 Reader Comments on 16GB Memory Modules for Mac Pro

2011-05-09 64GB Memory for 12-core Mac Pro Now Under $1500 + Memory Price Trends

2011-05-08 How Fast a Drive Is Needed for Optimal Photoshop File-Save Speed?

2011-05-07 Save Big Photoshop Files 20X Faster!

2011-05-07 How fast are Four Hitachi 7K3000 3TB Hard Drives in a RAID-0 Stripe?

2011-05-06 Save Big Photoshop Files 16X Faster! Adobe Releases DisallowFlateCompressedPSD.plugin for Photoshop CS5

2011-05-06 Photoshop CS5 12.0.4 Upgrade Kills All But One Software License

2011-05-05 2011 iMac Supports SATA III 6 Gbps When Firmware Update Is Applied

2011-05-05 120GB Intel 510 6G SSD Performance in MacBook Pro

2011-05-05 OWC Mercury Aura Pro Express 480GB SSD For 2010 Apple MacBook Air

2011-05-04 MPG Pro Workstation: 4-cores @ 2.93GHz, 24GB Memory as 3 X 8GB, 4 X 3TB Hard Drives, 240GB 6G SSD, Built and Pre-Tested, $4920

2011-05-04 My Original 17" MacBook Pro Headed To Apple For Testing

2011-05-04 Remote Access To Photoshop via iPhone, iPad

2011-05-03 Apple’s Sandy Bridge iMac Arrives

2011-05-03 Replacement 17" MacBook Pro works GREAT with OWC 6G SSD

2011-05-02 Replacement MacBook Pro Due Thursday May 5, Will Retest


2011-04-28 Save 15% on a Mac With a Refurbished Model — Good as New

2011-04-28 A New Mac Pro Model vs Existing Models

2011-04-28 MacBook Pro Memory Prices Are Steady, Cheap for 8GB, Pricey for 16GB

2011-04-27 Prices at Rock Bottom for 4GB, 8GB Mac Pro Memory Modules

2011-04-27 Update on Apple Tracking Data on iPhone, iPad

2011-04-25 Is Apple Tracking Your Movements Via Your iPhone (and iPad)?

2011-04-22 Correction to Power Usage of Synchronous NAND Flash in OWC Mercury Extreme Pro 6G SSD

2011-04-22 Followup on 17" MacBook Pro Issues — Problems Have Not Gone Away

2011-04-21 OWC 6G 240GB SSD — WOW! Blazing Fast with Photoshop CS5 and File Copies

2011-04-20 Could There Be a New Mac Pro Coming?

2011-04-19 Power Usage of Synchronous NAND Flash

2011-04-18 Speed Reading the Applications Folder with OWC Mercury Extreme Pro 6G SSD

2011-04-17 Brand-new 17" MacBook Pro Performs Brilliantly with OWC 6G SSD

2011-04-15 Aluminum Foil Fix For Your 17" 2011 MacBook Pro SATA 6G Problems

2011-04-14 OWC Mercury Extreme Pro 6G SSD Results on 15" 2.2GHz MacBook Pro Core i7

2011-04-14 Another MacBook Pro Arrives Today— Resuming Testing With OWC 6G SSD

2011-04-13 OWC Mercury Extreme Pro 6G SSD Tested In 2010 Mac Pro Internal 3 Gb SATA II Port

2011-04-13 Adobe Photoshop CS5 Performance with OWC 6G SSD on 2011 MacBook Pro

2011-04-13 Suspicious MacBook Pro Internal SATA cable— Deferring Tests on 2011 MBP

2011-04-13 NEC DisplayPort to Mini DisplayPort Cable PA-MDP-CABL

2011-04-12 First Test Results With OWC Mercury Extreme Pro 6G Solid State Drive (SSD)

2011-04-12 New OWC Mercury Extreme Pro 6G SSD — Perfect Match For The 2011 MacBook Pro?

2011-04-09 Minimizing Down-time With A Fault-Tolerant MPG Pro Workstation

2011-04-08 OWC Introduces Mount Pro 2.5" Drive Sled For Adding Any 2.5" SATA Drive To 2009-2010 Apple Mac Pro

2011-04-07 Prices at Rock Bottom for 4GB, 8GB Mac Pro Memory Modules

2011-04-06 How to Install More Than One Power Hungry Video Card in a Mac Pro

2011-04-01 Disable Spotlight for Faster Backups

2011-04-01 Reader Feedback on MPG Advice


2011-03-30 Intel 510 SATA III 6 Gbps SSD Fails to Format in 2011 Apple MacBook Pro

2011-03-28 How to Safely Transfer Data or Verify Backups

2011-03-28 Is Your Mac Slow to Boot Up?

2011-03-28 In Transit for Testing: Intel 510 SATA III 6 Gbps SSD

2011-03-26 OWC Mercury Extreme Pro 115GB Solid State Drive With 25nm Flash, Reviewed

2011-03-23 Opening Up An OCZ Vertex 2 SSD

2011-03-23 OWC SSDs and Sleep with MacBook Pro

2011-03-22 Anti-virus on Mac OS X— Vulnerabilities

2011-03-22 Mac OS X 10.6.7 Update Fixes Black Screen Issue For NEC Displays

2011-03-22 AT&T Extorts More Money For iPhone Data Already Paid For, Threatens To Cut Access

2011-03-21 OWC Transitions to 25nm Flash Memory With Big Price Drop for 480GB SSD at $920

2011-03-21 Hibernate Mode With OWC SSDs, and All Sandforce-based SSDs

2011-03-20 The Changing Solid State Drive Landscape

2011-03-19 Final Cut Pro Dropped Frames and Anti-Virus Software on Mac OS X

2011-03-19 New Intel Xeon E3 Chips For Servers or Possibly the Mac Pro

2011-03-18 Do OCZ Solid State Drives Contain Tier 2 Flash Memory?

2011-03-18 OWC Begins Transition to 25nm Flash Memory With Big Price Drop for 400GB SSD

2011-03-15 How to Get a Mac Pro at 3.46 GHz with 6 or 12 CPU Cores

2011-03-15 Backing Up Your Mac: Keep It Safe, and No, Time Machine is NOT Enough

2011-03-15 Yet Another Adobe Flash “Critical” Security Flaw

2011-03-15 OWC Updates Mercury Elite-AL Pro Line With a Whopping 3TB Model

2011-03-13 Extending Battery Life on the Apple MacBook Pro by Disabling Discrete Graphics

2011-03-13 Making a RAID-1 Mirror with SoftRAID 4

2011-03-10 MacBook Pro With 16GB Makes All the Difference for Big Jobs

2011-03-10 2011 MacBook Pro Tests Updated To Include 2.8GHz Mac Pro — Wow!

2011-03-09 Photoshop CS5 Tests Updated for 16GB Memory in MacBook Pro, 2.8GHz Mac Pro

2011-03-09 Is 32GB for iMac Coming Next?

2011-03-09 Photoshop CS5 Tests Updated for 16GB Memory in MacBook Pro, 2.8GHz Mac Pro

2011-03-09 iPad: ”Could Not Check For an Update to the Carrier Settings”

2011-03-08 Intel’s “Sandy Bridge” for Mac Pro CPU?

2011-03-07 “Secret” Firmware Update Allows 2008 MacBook Pro to use 8GB Memory

2011-03-07 Memory, CPU and Compute Speed Results for 2011 MacBook Pro 2.3Ghz 4-Core

2011-03-06 Results for Bibble Pro and Aperture added to 2011 MacBook Pro 4-core Review

2011-03-05 Apple SSD TRIM Status on Mac OS X 10.6.6 With 2011 MacBook Pro

2011-03-04 More 2011 MacBook Pro Test Results

2011-03-03 Tests of 2011 MacBook Pro 2.3GHz 4-Core vs 2010 2.66 GHz 2-core, Mac Pro

2011-03-01 Noisy APC BR1500G Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS)


2011-02-28 AppleCare and USA Macs Outside the USA

2011-02-28 New Apple MacBook Pro SATA Ports— SATA 6Gb/s and SATA 3Gb/s

2011-02-28 Intel Announces SSD 510 with up to 500MB/sec Read Speed, 315 MB/sec Write Speed

2011-02-28 NEC PA301W 30" Wide Gamut Display

2011-02-28 NEC Offers DisplayPort to Mini DisplayPort Cable PA-MDP-CABL to Resolve Sleep Issues With Multiple Displays

2011-02-27 Buying a New MacBook Pro or Other Mac?

2011-02-26 Astonishingly FAST Solid State Drives (SSD) Coming Soon

2011-02-26 Upgrading MacBook Pro Memory Does Not Affect the Apple Warranty

2011-02-26 Key Feature Differences with the 13/15/17-inch MacBook Pro Models

2011-02-26 Configuring the 2011 Quad-Core Apple MacBook Pro

2011-02-26 Apple Now Offers 8GB Memory Modules for Mac Pro

2011-02-25 The 2011 Quad-Core Apple MacBook Pro

2011-02-25 Thoughts on Thunderbolt

2011-02-16 Moving from 34nm to 25nm NAND flash Chips for SSDs

2011-02-15 Photoshop Performance: Beware of Memory Usage and Mac OS X Cache

2011-02-14 Apple 27" LED Cinema Display — Short Cable Means Useless Toy

2011-02-11 New Road Biking Site Now up

2011-02-10 OWC Mount Pro for Installing 2.5" Hard Drive or SSD Into Mac Pro Drive Bays

2011-02-09 Get your 8-core 3.46 GHz Mac Pro Today!

2011-02-04 Mac Pro: How Many CPU Cores?


2011-01-31 OWC Guardian MAXimus Mini and Mercury Elite-AL Pro Dual Mini

2011-01-28 MPG Pro Workstation @ 2.93GHz, 12GB, 4 X 2TB, 120GB SSD, more for $3999

2011-01-28 Memory Prices at rock bottom for Apple Mac Pro, MacBook Pro, iMac

2011-01-27 When More Is Less — 12 CPU Cores are Slower Than 6 CPU Cores with Photoshop

2011-01-25 Update on Mac Pro Video Card Sleep Issue and Mini DisplayPort Cables — FIXED

2011-01-23 iPhone and Zombie Emails, Verizon iPhone

2011-01-23 Mac Pro bargain still available at $1799

2011-01-23 Thoughts on the future of the MacBook Pro and MacBook Air

2011-01-19 How To Follow Your Stocks Efficiently

2011-01-15 MPG Pro Workstation and MPG Pro Laptop Can Ship Overseas to Most Countries

2011-01-15 Hard Drive Noise

2011-01-14 Inexpensive Apple Mac Pro as a File Server for Home or Small Business

2011-01-09 Apple MacBook Air Reviewed, Especially For Photographers

2011-01-07 How to View Disk Usage, Reclaiming Wasted Cache Space

2011-01-05 SPECIAL DEAL on a 2009 Mac Pro 2.93GHz as an MPG Pro Workstation

2011-01-04 Why Is My Backup Taking so #$*#$#*$* Long?

2011-01-03 Photography Sister Site —

2011-01-03 Why I Always Have At Least 24GB memory (and why a 16GB iMac doesn’t cut it)

2011-01-08 Join our Alerts List, Get the RSS feed too, Follow on Twitter



2010-12-29 Two Compact and Portable Choices for Mirrored or Striped External Storage

2010-12-29 OWC QX2 RAID now with up to 12TB

2010-12-27 Cameras, computers or taxes? Section 179 Deduction for Businesses

2010-12-27 OWC Year End Deals and Mailing List

2010-12-19 Spend $$ instead of $$$$$$ on a Mac Pro

2010-12-19 Update on Mac Pro Video Card Sleep Issue and DisplayPort Cables

2010-12-16 Cameras, computers or taxes? Section 179 Deduction for Businesses

2010-12-15 Holiday Deals at OWC

2010-12-15 You Can Get AppleCare Anytime Within the First Year — and Here’s a Deal

2010-12-14 Solid State Drive (SSD) Price Trends

2010-12-11 Site Overhaul — Please Report Any Bad Links or Other Issues

2010-12-11 NewerTech Guardian Maximus 3TB RAID-1 Mirror for Fault Tolerance

2010-12-11 Update on Memory Prices for Mac Pro, MacBook Pro, iMac

2010-12-11 Update on Mac Pro Video Card Sleep Issue and DisplayPort Cables

2010-12-02 Memory Price Trend: 8GB Modules for Mac Pro

2010-12-02 MacBook Air Solid State Drive (SSD) Performance

2010-12-01 Higher Capacity Hard Drives Are Faster


2010-11-30 Reviewed: Seagate 500GB Momentus XT Hybrid Laptop Hard Drive

2010-11-29 AT&T Customer Service = Oxymoron

2010-11-28 Memory Prices Plummet: Save $465 on 8GB MacBook Pro Memory, Save $1000 on 12GB Mac Pro Memory

2010-11-26 Cameras, computers or taxes? Section 179 Deduction for Businesses

2010-11-25 Spend $$ instead of $$$$$$ on a Mac Pro

2010-11-24 Hitachi 3TB 7K3000 Reviewed in Depth — Fastest 7200rpm SATA Drive Yet!

2010-11-23 Update on 2010 Mac Pro Display Sleep problems with Mini DisplayPort

2010-11-21 Hitachi 7K3000 for 3TB of Storage on a Single Drive

2010-11-13 Review and How-To: Novatel Wireless MiFi 2372 3G Mobile Wi-Fi Hotspot

2010-11-11 Tested: Hitachi Deskstar 7K2000 vs Western Digital RE4 in iStoragePro SAS Enclosure w/ Atto R380

2010-11-10 Reader feedback: Thanks for Saving Me $6000

2010-11-08 Photoshop — Permissions Will Not Let Photoshop Use the Volume for Scratch

2010-11-08 Reader feedback: Upgraded my New Mac Pro 4-core According to Your Suggestions

2010-11-07 Join our Alerts List, Get the RSS feed too, Follow on Twitter

2010-11-07 Fast Reliable Hardware RAID with the iStoragePro 8-Bay Enclosure + Atto R380 RAID card

2010-11-06 Reader comment: Mac Pro or iMac?

2010-11-06 Case Study: Upgrading the 2010 MacBook Pro for Photoshop and Lightroom

2010-11-06 $150 off Standard MPG Pro Workstation “Burly” Through November 12th

2010-11-05 Adobe Lightroom 3.2 Import bug solved — aliases and symbolic links followed as “subfolders”

2010-11-05 Adobe Lightroom 3.2 bug for image Import

2010-11-03 Single greatest influence and resource

2010-11-01 Spend $$ instead of $$$$$$ on a Mac Pro


2010-10-30 Reader Feedback on Mac Pro Setup and more

2010-10-29 MacBook Air — Comparing to MacBook Pro 13"

2010-10-24 Mac Performance Guide - I figure you saved me at least $2500

2010-10-13 Hot deal on brand-new 2009 Mac Pro

2010-10-13 MPG Pro Workstation satisfied customer

2010-10-11 OWC announces PCIe SSD solution for 2011 with up to 3.2TB at 4GB/sec speeds

2010-10-09 NEC posts tech note on Mac Pro video issues

2010-10-09 Where to buy a Mac Pro


2010-09-29 How to Safely Transfer Data or Verify Backups — User Comment

2010-09-24 User Delighted with Photoshop CS5 Optimization

2010-09-21 How to Safely Transfer Data or Verify Backups

2010-09-21 Setting up Your Mac — Put Adobe Flash on a Leash

2010-09-18 Apple 27" Cinema Display

2010-09-16 Update on Video Issues with Mac Pro

2010-09-16 Get a DEAL on a Brand-new 2009 Mac Pro 2.66GHz

2010-09-12 Making Sharp Images, Zeiss Guide, Lens and Camera Reviews, Digital Infrared

2010-09-10 Photoshop CS5 Scalability and Low-hanging Fruit

2010-09-10 “Your Mac Performance Guide is by far one of the best articles I've ever read in regards to understanding how a computer works”

2010-09-10 Hot Corners to Work Around Black-screen Video Problem on Mac Pro

2010-09-09 Video Card Problems with 2010 Mac Pro

2010-09-06 Setting Up Your Mac

2010-09-06 PTGui with a RAM Disk Goes Like Stink!

2010-09-06 Bibble Pro Speed With a RAM Disk

2010-09-05 Mac Pro 3.2GHz Added to 2010 Mac Pro Review

2010-09-05 Mac Pro 12-core: Hall of Fame and Hall of Shame

2010-09-04 OWC Mac Pro CPU Upgrade Program Now Online for 2009 and 2010 Mac Pro

2010-09-04 Apple 512GB (500GB) Solid State Drive (SSD) Put To the Severe Duty Test

2010-09-02 Upgrade Your Mac Pro CPU to 3.33GHz and/or More CPU Cores!

2010-09-02 “Godzilla” Mac Pro for Image Retouchers, Photo Labs and Lucky You

2010-09-02 When More is Less — 12 Cores and 48GB are Slower Than 6 Cores and 24GB with Photoshop CS5!

2010-09-02 2010 Mac Pro 12-core @ 3.33GHz — Reviewed!

2010-09-02 How to Cut Handbrake Video Encoding Time by 40%!

2010-09-01 Whither 16-bit in Photoshop?


2010-08-31 My Mac Pro 2.93GHz 8-core is For Sale

2010-08-30 2010 Mac Pro Remains Bus-limited With More than Two Fast Solid State Drives

2010-08-30 Optimizing Apple Aperture Import by 28% With One Click

2010-08-30 More Coming on 2010 Mac Pro

2010-08-27 2010 Mac Pro Hexacore 3.33GHz “Westmere” Updated — 2.4GHz 8-core model

2010-08-22 2010 Mac Pro Hexacore 3.33GHz “Westmere” Reviewed and Compared

2010-08-20 MacPro 2010 3.33GHz 6-core “Westmere” vs Mac Pro 2009 3.33GHz 4-core “Nehalem” — Testing Underway

2010-08-20 My MacPro 3.33GHz Hexacore Less than an Hour’s Drive Away

2010-08-19 It’s Official —16/24/ 32GB in 2010 Mac Pro 4/6-Core

2010-08-19 How to Preview and Sort 2000 Images Fast

2010-08-17 My MacPro 3.33GHz Hexacore on Its Way (Shipped)

2010-08-12 OpenGL Sometimes Slower than Just Disabling it

2010-08-12 Memory for 2010 Mac Pro at OWC

2010-08-12 2010 Mac Pro in Stores Today?

2010-08-11 Why I Adore My NEC 27" Wide-Gamut Display

2010-08-10 2010 Mac Pro 4/6-core Processors — Why There is a 16GB Memory Limit (maybe, maybe not)

2010-08-10 Mac Pro Delivery Scheduled for ~ August 26

2010-08-09 16GB LIMIT for 4-core and 6-core Mac Pro? 32GB limit for 8/12-core Mac Pro?

2010-08-09 Apple MacPro 6-core 3.33 GHz “Westmere” Ordered for Testing

2010-08-09 How to Mitigate 2010 Mac Pro 4/6-core Memory Limits

2010-08-09 Mac Pro 4-core, 6-core, 8-core, 12-core Models Available for Order

2010-08-08 Apple 27-inch iMac Compared to 3.33GHz Mac Pro for RAW-file Processing

2010-08-08 Mac Pro CPU Power Estimates for Best Case/Reasonable Expectations/Murphy’s Law

2010-08-08 My iMac 27" is Off to OWC for the MPG Pro One Upgrade — What I Ordered

2010-08-07 Apple 2010 27" iMac — Upgrading, Performance, Cores and Clock Speed, and Avoid that SSD Option

2010-08-07 New Sites for diglloydTools, MPG Pro Workstation, MPG Pro Laptop, MPG Pro One

2010-08-07 Join our Alerts List, Get the RSS feed too, Follow on Twitter

2010-08-05 Final Cut Studio — How to Test?

2010-08-04 MPG Pro One™ NOW AVAILABLE (pro-grade 2010 iMac 27")

2010-08-01 Mac Pro August 2010 Pricing Estimates — Ouch!

2010-08-01 How to Follow My Coverage and Reviews of the New MAC PRO and iMac


2010-07-31 OWC a la Carte Upgrades for iMac, including eSATA, Memory, SSD option

2010-07-31 New! MPG Pro One™ (pro-grade iMac)

2010-07-31 Screen Garbling

2010-07-31 How Photoshop CS5 Saves Me Time (and how it wastes my time too)

2010-07-30 Getting the Right Mac Pro for Your Needs, Pre-configured, Pre-Tested and Ready to Use

2010-07-30 Mac Pro — Which Model for Photography, Video, Sound?

2010-07-29 Mac Pro: 4/6/8/12 Cores for Sound Processing?

2010-07-28 Pricing and Valuing the iMac Against the Mac Pro

2010-07-27 Apple’s SSD for iMac (dual internal drives)

2010-07-27 Memory Upgrades — How Does Your Vendor Test?

2010-07-27 Analysis of the new August 2010 Mac Pro

2010-07-27 New Apple Mac Pro! The “Westmere” hexacore chip arrives!

2010-07-27 Apple’s SSD for Mac Pro (or iMac) — Not a Smart Move

2010-07-24 Apple Mac Pro update — Coming soon?

2010-07-17 Carbon Copy Cloner 3.3.3 Cautionary Advice When Cloning to a Larger Volume

2010-07-16 Western Digital Caviar Black 2TB Hard Drive. Fast!

2010-07-16 Speed of internal SATA Ports with Mac OS X

2010-07-16 OWC offers 30-day Money-back Guarantee on Mercury Extreme Pro SSD

2010-07-16 Install a 5th Drive Into the Mac Pro

2010-07-16 What About Apple’s 512GB Solid State Drive (SSD)?

2010-07-15 OWC Mercury Extreme Pro 480GB and 240GB Solid State Drives (SSD)

2010-07-11 OWC Mercury Extreme Pro RE 400GB Solid State Drive (SSD)

2010-07-11 Join our Mailing List, Get the RSS feed too, Follow on Twitter

2010-07-10 Fastest Ever! Western Digital RE4 2TB Enterprise Grade 'RAID Edition' hard drive w/ 64MB Cache

2010-07-08 NewerTech StoraDrive™ for Bare Hard Drive Storage

2010-07-08 Connecting a MacBook Pro or iMac or Mac Pro to a DisplayPort Monitor (Mini DisplayPort to DisplayPort cable)

2010-07-02 Why I disable OpenGL in Photoshop CS5


2010-06-30 Photoshop CS5 Crashing With OS X 10.6.4 with ATI Radeon 4870 and OpenGL on Mac Pro

2010-06-30 Apple Mac Pro update — When?

2010-06-28 Reviewed: NEC 27-inch professional wide gamut color display

2010-06-25 Converting to a Larger Time Machine volume, and a Faster One Too!

2010-06-22 Dual internal Drives in a MacBook Pro with “OWC Data Doubler” Bracket

2010-06-15 Big Price Drop on 8GB Memory Modules

2010-06-15 Cost Effective Reliable Backup and Storage

2010-06-15 Get the Right Mac Pro for your Needs

2010-06-15 So-long Photoshop CS4

2010-06-07 Jobs silent on hexacore Mac Pro at WWDC


2010-05-30 How to save 8GB of space on your MacBook Pro boot drive!

2010-05-29 Speed and reliability in your MacBook Pro When Traveling — Solid State Drives (SSD)

2010-05-29 Restoring solid state drive performance with DiskTester ‘recondition’

2010-05-28 How to subscribe to an RSS feed

2010-05-28 Media integrity and performance verification— one of many reasons to use DiskTester

2010-05-27 Severe duty test: OWC Mercury Extreme Pro 240GB vs Intel 160GB G2

2010-05-27 Memory prices drop for MacBook Pro 8GB kit

2010-05-26 Should You Opt for Apple’s solid state drive?

2010-05-25 Why you need more space than you need!

2010-05-25 Using Apple Time Machine for Backup

2010-05-23 Newer Technology Guardian Maximum 2TB RAID-1 Mirror for Plug and Play Reliability

2010-05-23 Choosing a Mac Pro— will you make an expensive mistake or the right choice?

2010-05-22 Mac Pro hexacore and dodecacore coming in June?

2010-05-22 Fast and ample storage in a MacBook Pro with 480GB SSD and 1TB HDD

2010-05-22 MacBook Pro Core i7 anti-glare screen in stock at B&H Photo

2010-05-17 eSATA for the MacBook Pro (or Windows/Linux)

2010-05-14 MacBook Pro SSD single drive and RAID stripe vs hard drive

2010-05-12 Apple Mac Pro Nehalem: quad-core @ 3.33GHz or 8-core @ 2.93GHz?

2010-05-11 OWC announces new solid state drive capacities of 120/240/400/480GB


2010-04-30 Optimizing Photoshop CS5 — 5X slower or 3X faster than CS4!

2010-04-28 Solid state drives: caveat emptor, performance degradation with use

2010-04-26 Special report: Virtual Memory Performance on Apple MacBook Pro

2010-04-26 MacBook Pro Core i7 SATA performance is top-notch!

2010-04-22 RAW file processing on Apple MacBook Pro Core i7 with Lightroom, Aperture, CaptureONE Pro, DPP, NX2

2010-04-14 DIGLLOYD Mac Performance Guide releases powerful Mac Performance Enhancement and Testing Tools — diglloydTools 2.0

2010-04-14 OWC and DIGLLOYD offer ultra-high-performance MPG Pro Laptop


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