Tech Stories 6 – Seniors and Tech

Tech Stories 6 – Seniors and Tech Mr Waxman When helping seniors with tech, we have to apply a completely different way of thinking. We have to adapt to their environment and what they are capable of doing. The most difficult part about dealing with seniors is trying to get them to do things for...

Tech Stories 5 – Apple ID ?!

Tech Stories 5 – Apple ID ?! Janis Leader Apple ID –  Whats that ! Probably the most important password you have if you own a Apple Mac, iPad or iPhone. Source (https://www.justaskgemalto.com/en/difference-apple-id-icloud-id/) Despite the fact that there are millions of Apple users...

Tech Stories 3 – Backups !

Tech Stories 3 – Backups ! Today we saw Frank Westermann www.frank-westermann.com Frank has a iMac 27″ 3Tb Fusion Drive, about a month ago I got the familiar call about how his computer was slow. I went around the following day and we did some hardware tests and saw that both internal...

Tech Stories 2 – No Backup 1143 Days !

Tech Stories 2 – No Backup 1143 Days ! Today I met with Lukas, Lukas has not done his back up for 1143 days ! That means everyday when he would turn on his computer he would make a conscience decision to tell the Time Machine notice to go away. When my Time Machine is not working for one day I start to...

Tech Stories 1 – Time Machine

Tech Stories 1 – Time Machine Jackie McAngus – in early December Jackie’s machine started to run really slow, she called me and asked what it was… I told her right away it was her hard drive dying but needed to see it first to confirm. The next day she did just that and verified...

Tech Stories – A New Beginning

Tech Stories –  A New Beginning Revamped from my 2018 project… I started this in 2018 and lost momentum… but recently have had a bit of inspiration from my friend Lisa Welton, she has been waking up before the sunrise and going to the beach everyday for last year, If she can do that, I...

Catalina – Don’t Do it…

Catalina – Don’t Do it… Here we go again ! So Apple will be releasing their new operating system in mid to late September… It is my recommendation NOT TO UPDATE ! Please wait till we are close to 10.15.3 or beyond… currently in Mojave and High Sierra we are at 10.13.6 and 10.14.6...

Dropbox not working on 10.9 or Older

Dropbox not working on 10.9 or Older Many of you already know this but Dropbox does not work on older machines… And if you try to upgrade your computer, Apple forces you to upgrade to Mojave which is not ideal on older machines… We have a solution, we can install any other operating system...

Apple Recalls certain MacBook Pro Batteries

Apple Recalls certain MacBook Pro Batteries To check the status of your laptop go here: https://support.apple.com/es-es/15-inch-macbook-pro-battery-recall if you would like to see all the available repair programs go here: https://www.apple.com/es/support/exchange_repair/ If you need to book in a time with us...