How To Completely Uninstall Apps From Your Mac

To uninstall apps from your Mac, you need to do more than just delete the app from your applications folder. There’s one more step you’re missing to make sure it’s gone

OWC Aura SSD Review

Review: The Internal OWC Aura SSD Beefs Up The Storage In My MacBook

I have a confession to make: When I purchased my mid-2014 Retina MacBook Pro, I went the cheap route and opted for only 128GB of internal storage. With the help of the OWC Aura SSD, 20 minutes and one download was all it took to finally add a total 480GB of additional storage.

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Mac Tip: Customize Finder Toolbar

If you’re one of those people who have grown too accustomed to using your Mac’s Finder window to suddenly change your ways, here’s how you can customize the Finder toolbar to quickly access commonly used functions…and discover new ones.

Mac Tech Tip: Spotlight Search

Do you know what you’re looking for, but not sure where it is on your Mac? The built-in Spotlight Light search tool is a quick way to find files on your Mac.

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Twelve South HiRise MacBook Stand

I don’t have a ton of desk space to work with. So the Twelve South ArcBook stand did the job when I needed to work at my office desk. Now that I have the itch to use my MacBook as a 2nd monitor, I decided to give the HiRise MacBook stand a try.

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Speed Up Your MacBook Finder Window By Removing Cache

If you find that looking for files on your computer takes forever, don’t just chalk it up to an old computer, it could just be that your Finder cache is clogged and needs to be cleared out. Since spring is right around the corner, here are two ways to clear out your Finder cache.

Recover Storage Space On Your Mac via BrothaTech

Recover Storage Space On Your Mac

Even if you take steps to keep your computer “clean” by frequently clearing out the “trash” and “downloads” folders on you Mac, there could be some files you can’t see or didn’t know that are taking up space. So I’ve compiled a task list of things you can do to recover storage space on your Mac.

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Computer Backup Services by BrothaTech and BackBlaze

Instead of building an online computer backup service from scratch, I’ve decided to go with what I know and partnered up with BackBlaze, who’s been backing up my computers since 2011, so I can offer the same simple and reliable services to my IT support clients…and to you.

Cloud Storage Vs. Cloud Synchronization: Which One Is Eating Up Storage Space On Your Computer?

If you’re running out to space on your computer, or your computer is running super slow, it could possibly be that all of those files you think you have “in the cloud” are also taking up precious space on your computer.

App Pick: Disk Doctor For Mac

The first thing you should do to keep your Mac running smoothly is get rid of unused or unwanted files. The app I use and recommend that will help you find and quickly delete those files is Disk Doctor.