Initial macOS Mojave thoughts
Initial macOS Mojave thoughts

Apple announced macOS Mojave June 2018 1and Mojave became available September 2018 2. Today, November 25th 2018 I upgraded to macOS Mojave. While it has been less than 12 hours, so far all seems to have gone well with the upgrade from macOS High Sierra on my MacBook Pro (15-inch, 2018). While writing this, I... » read more

Mavericks Finder Crash (loop)

Ran into what appears to be my first hassle with Mavericks.  Finder is crashing and restarting over and over. Quick Internet search shows several folks out there having a similar experience.  Over on the Apple discussion forms it was suggested to try quitting (closing) Google Drive as this has been identified through cause and affect... » read more

MacBook Pro Retina and Screen Captures

Having a MacBook Pro Retina is awesome.  I’ve been using mine since the end of July 2012.  I am completely happy with it.  I’m often asked how I like the Retina and the best way I can describe it to people is using the analogy of television, that is standard definition (SD) non-Retina vs. high... » read more

Mac OS X Lion Enable Double-Tap Drag
Mac OS X Lion Enable Double-Tap Drag

By default Mac OS X Lion does not enable the double-tap drag option. You have to enable it if you know where to look. I find the double-tap drag very handy when I’m working with one hand on the computer. For example the other hand is holding the mobile phone or beverage. In case you... » read more

Broken MacBook Pro and Apple

So there I was working away and noticed that my MacBook Pro (MBP) was running a bit sluggish.  It had been a very long time since rebooting it so I thought I would shut it down and restart it.  Here is a capture of my hardware/software Well it shutdown just fine, but that was about... » read more