How to Encrypt Your Mac With FileVault

What is FileVault? FileVault is a data encryption software that is included in all Apple computers (OS X 10.7 or higher). When FileVault is enabled, all the data on the computer is locked until a password is entered, meaning all data is safe from unauthorized users. Why Use FileVault? Enabling FileVault is a good protective measure to have in place,…

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DIY Laptop Repair

Ready to Try Your Hand at DIY Laptop Repair? When DIY laptop repair is your only option, try doing a little research before you take things into your own hands. LifeHacker.com has a number of great articles on ways you can improve your laptop’s performance. Here's our collection of some of the good ones. Laptop getting too hot for your…

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What to Do When You Spill Water on Your Laptop

What to Do When You Spill Water on Your Laptop If you are like us, you never thought seriously about what to do when you spill water on your laptop...until a terrible accident occurred. Considering how many people have the habit of eating lunch at their desk, it's surprising that accidents like this don't happen more often. Sometimes it's your…

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How to Record a Screencast on Your Mac

How to Record a Screencast on Your Mac If you've had ambitions to create a tutorial, now is the time. Perhaps you've been waiting to teach the world your special technique in growing Chia Pets. More likely, you've got something a little less exotic going on. Whatever the case, here's a helpful video that walks you through how to record…

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Computer How-To Articles: Improving Your Computer’s Performance

How to Improve Your Computer's Performance Every so often, we like to take on a mini research project just for you. Today we'll be giving you a list of how-to articles and videos that will explain how to improve your computer's performance. Whether you're a Mac or a PC, there should be something here for you. If you don't find…

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