Speeding up slow 21 inch iMac

Solid State Drive held in front of iMac

In 2012 Apple introduced a redesigned iMac. If you have some time for nostalgia, check out the video of Phil introducing the iMac. It was super thin and they had decided to leave the DVD drive behind and push forward in the new diskless world. “Nobody uses disks anymore, they are downloading everything now”… but … Read more

The Mac Laptop You Should Never Buy

2011 MacBook Pro Problems

Mid 2010-Late 2011 15″ MacBook Pro MacBooks are great computers for most people, even used Macs are usually a good value. We recommend them all the time to friends and family–but there are a couple Macs that we do not recommend purchasing–the Mid 2010 to Late 2011 MacBook Pro with 15 inch or 17 inch … Read more

Swelling MacBook Batteries Need to be Replaced!

MacBook battery that has swelled

You may have heard about “exploding” MacBook computer batteries. When a lithium ion battery, like the one in your MacBook or cell phone, starts to fail, a chemical reaction can occur that causes the battery to swell up like a balloon. If the battery is punctured or otherwise damaged, it is technically possible for it … Read more