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Want Simple Security? Hide ‘Secret’ Files with Terminal

Your Mac is full of secrets; special files and folders hidden away so you don't accidentally make changes to critical system components. But Apple isn’t the only one that hides items on your Mac; some developers use similar tricks to...

Keeping Your Mac Secure Part 3: Firewall, VPN, Antivirus

[youtube] Join Erica as she closes out our Mac Security series with information on using the Mac's built-in firewall, antivirus software needs, using VPN services if you utilize public networks frequently, and a few last tips on keeping your...

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Year in Review: The 10 Most Popular Rocket Yard Posts of 2017

The year 2017 was a big one for tech enthusiasts. New gear and software news – both good and not-so-good – dominated the headlines. So which news articles and tech tips most caught the interest of Rocket Yard readers? These...

The First Five Things You Should Do With A New Mac

Perhaps you're getting a new Mac over the holidays. Whether it's a sleek MacBook or MacBook Pro, an iMac, or perhaps a powerful new iMac Pro, we'd like to start off the relationship with your new Mac on the right foot. To do...

Can APFS be used with Time Machine, Boot Camp, and File Vault?

macOS High Sierra contains many new features and capabilities, but APFS (Apple File System) is certainly one of the biggest changes. Changing the primary file system used by the Mac, or for that matter, any computer system is a big...

macOS 101: What High Sierra Broke and How to Fix It

It's almost become a tradition; one that we wish we didn’t have to put up with. It seems with each new version of the Mac operating system, there are some features that just don’t seem to work the way they...

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