Father’s Day Tech Gift Ideas

Father’s Day is this weekend! While dad can be one of the hardest family members to shop for, I think he’s also the most fun. It gives us a chance to dig a little deeper and find some cool products. You can surely go for the obvious tech gifts and I have some great...

Apple Products in 2016: The New Apple iPhone and More

What’s New for Apple: the New Apple iPhone SE and iPad Pro The iPhone SE I consider myself of average height and build so I imagine my hands are of average size (whatever that means…). I purchased the iPhone 6 because I needed a new phone, I knew I was sticking with...

Summer Tech Gadgets: Gifts for the Nerd in All of Us

Here in Chicago we are basking in a summer that came on fast and furious — we’re in our third straight week of 75+ degree weather and I am embracing the sunshine! Now that I am basking in heat, sunshine, and longer days, I find myself lusting after a few summer tech...

A Review of the Best Password Managers in 2016

  Getting a digital space organized with a password manager I’ve used the same password manager for the last several years and I have no idea how I first chose the program. As my online work continues to expand I find myself juggling an increasing number of logins, for...

10 Office Spaces to Inspire You This Morning

Finding Home Office Space Inspiration for a Variety of Work Needs We moved into our current house about 10 months ago and we promptly began a whole house renovation. As a result, my home office migrated room to room and is finally settling into a finished room in ou...

How to Sell Your Used Mac Online

Tips and Resources for Listing and Selling a Used MacBook Selling a used MacBook? After years together you may realize you and your Mac need to part ways. Maybe your Mac isn’t keeping pace with you anymore, or maybe you’re simply lusting after one of the crisp new...

MacPaw Gemini 2 Review: Remove Duplicate Files and Improve Mac Speed

A Two-Step Solution for Finding and Removing Duplicate Files and Similar Files Last week MacPaw announced the release of Gemini 2, it’s duplicate file finder, and I was geared up to try it after a successful run with CleanMyMac 3, another of MacPaw’s products, earlier...

Why is my Mac overheating?

Identify Possible Causes for MacBook and MacBook Pro Overheating I mentioned in my post on how to speed up your Mac, that my current MacBook is four years old. Practically ancient! In recent weeks I noticed my Mac overheating and found myself wondering what causes Mac...

Free Up Apple iCloud Storage

Make Room On Apple iCloud for Backups You Really Need If you’re like me, you take a lot of images with your iPhone and you’re using up a good amount of iCloud storage with those photos on your phone. In a previous post I talked about the best way to transfer iPhone...

Fantastic Podcast Apps for iPhone and Android

The Best Podcast Apps for iPhone and Android Like so many Americans, the Serial podcast was my gateway series into the podcast world. After its conclusion I was hooked and found a number of other programs to enjoy on my commutes. I’m currently rotating between these top...