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How to Force Restart MacBook Pro With Touch Bar & MacBook Air

I have a very embarrassing admission to make: after 33 years of being a Mac user, I was completely stumped when I recently tried to force quit and restart my 2017 MacBook Pro with Touch Bar. Fortunately, I was able to figure it out, so I thought I'd pass along this tip to readers of the Rocket Yard who might also run into this situation. Update: March 2, 2021 – This tip also applies to 2018, 2019, 2020 MacBook Pro with Touch Bar and 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020 MacBook Air With Touch ID models. This all happened while I was...

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How to Scan and Store Documents with the Files App

Tax time. It usually means gathering all sorts of paperwork together, stuffing it into an envelope, and then getting it to an accountant. This year, many accountants are trying to do less face-to-face, and asking clients to scan and upload...

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OWC RADiO: Postlab’s Solutions for Remote Collaboration

Isacc T is the US Workflow Architect for Postlab, a robust solution that allows teams to work remotely using proxy files. Postlab via its parent company, Hedge, is one of the prominent solutions to the ever-elusive search for a seamless remote collaboration platform, eliminating the need for XML transfers and allaying our fears concerning versions.

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OWC in the Press: News and Reviews – February 26, 2021

Welcome to this edition of OWC in the Press: News and Reviews, where we showcase some of the latest headlines and most helpful articles from publications across the globe. This week we have some fantastic pieces from Shutterbug, Techradar, Gearadical, BetaNews, PetaPixel, and PC Mag.

How to Install, Remove, Edit, and Manage Fonts in macOS

With macOS, you can add, remove, edit, and manage your fonts using Font Book. You can even create font collections and libraries. Your Mac comes with lots of built-in fonts, but you can expand or alter the collection. How to...

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OWC RADiO: Cloud Video Editing and Publishing With Ian McDonough

This week, we release the first in a series of interviews on the topic of remote collaboration. OWC Radio host Cirina Catania talks with CEO Ian McDonough of Blackbird about its well-established track record in this arena. Although the latest...

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A Beginner’s Guide to Understanding RAID [UPDATED]

When it comes to your photos, videos, and other valuable files, you don’t want to skimp on data security and management. Whether it is past archives, existing projects, or future jobs, RAID storage solutions are a vital component to optimizing...

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OWC RADiO: Postlab’s Solutions for Remote Collaboration

Isacc T is the US Workflow Architect for Postlab, a robust solution that allows teams to work remotely using proxy files. Postlab via its parent company, Hedge, is one of the prominent solutions to the ever-elusive search for a seamless remote collaboration platform, eliminating the need for XML transfers and allaying our fears concerning versions.