HGST hard disks still super reliable, Seagates have greatly improved

While the Seagate 1.5TB disks had problems, its new drives look much more reliable. by Peter Bright – Feb 16, 2016 10:48 pm UTC source: HGST hard disks still super reliable, Seagates have greatly improved | Ars Technica Cloud backup provider Backblaze has published more of its hard drive reliability data, giving a look at … Read moreHGST hard disks still super reliable, Seagates have greatly improved

Use the Apple Hardware Test to Diagnose Problems

Use the Apple Hardware Test to Diagnose Problems You can use the Apple Hardware Test (AHT) to diagnose issues you’re having with your Mac’s hardware. This can include problems with your Mac’s display, graphics, processor, memory, and storage. The Apple Hardware Test can be used to rule out most hardware failure as the culprit when … Read moreUse the Apple Hardware Test to Diagnose Problems

TechBits 2014-05-08

How to Turn Off Autocorrect in Pages & TextEdit on Mac OS X — If you want to disable autocorrect for TextEdit and the Pages app, rather than relying on the system-wide autocorrect on/off toggle, you’ll need to go a step further and disable the automatic spelling correction engine built separately into these apps. This … Read moreTechBits 2014-05-08

Another Free Password Manager

Enpass 4.0 Sinew Software Systems’s Enpass (Mac App Store Link) is a secure vault for your private information, including passwords, secure notes, financial data, and even ID papers. The free app features military-grade encryption, can import data from other password managers, and supports easy synchronization with its iOS counterpart over iCloud. Mac OS X | … Read moreAnother Free Password Manager