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Apple released macOS 14 Sonoma today. Watch out for the top three pitfalls!

Should you wait to upgrade to Sonoma?

Apple released macOS 14 Sonoma today, and as is our custom, we’re warning you to upgrade with care. Everyone is always excited to be running the best Mac OS possible, but there can be pitfalls, especially if you’re installing Sonoma as soon as it’s released. It’s not a bad idea to wait a few days, […]

Why MacBook Pros and milk don’t mix!

Keep AppleCare on your older devices as it is now renewable

Here, I am talking about why AppleCare+ is such a good investment! This is the SECOND time this customer has had a liquid spill incident, and this time, it was a full glass of milk! Also, I talk about why it’s so important to have a backup of your data on newer Macs, as the […]

My own mother lost access to her Facebook account(s) because she had never set up Two Factor Authentication.

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My own mother lost access to her Facebook account(s) because she had never set up Two Factor Authentication. And yes, I checked! She WAS using a unique password only for Facebook, which was a suitable number of letters and numbers. She uses Facebook to support the books she has written about gardening. She had quite […]

Custom built-to-order MacBook Pro with an Apple XDR Monitor? No problem! MacMedics has you covered!

When one of my customers wanted a new MacBook Pro M2 16-inch with 4TB of storage, I was happy to help get it custom ordered for them. They also decided to add the $6000. Apple XDR Display with Nano Texture Glass, which I also got taken care of for them. Both items are covered by […]

An iPad Pro 11-Inch that was run over by a car!

A broken iPad Pro that was run over by a car!

One of our customers placed this iPad on the roof of their car and then drove off! As you can see, it was then run over by another vehicle. Sadly this iPad did not have AppleCare+. If it were enrolled in AppleCare+, then it would have only been a $49 deductible, and our customer would […]

Thanks for saving my laptop! MacMedics is the BEST!

“I was unfamiliar with MacMedics until today, and I cannot possibly articulate how happy I am with my experience! I was greeted with a smile and an eagerness to help me the minute I walked in the door. I admit I was reluctant to make the appointment since I always go to the Apple Store […]

MacMedics helped me recover three days’ worth of work with very little sweat.

Apple's Time Machine is your BEST first line of defense against data loss!

“The MacMedics folks are always helpful, always kind, and never judge me, no matter how silly the thing I did was. They helped me recover three days’ worth of work with very little sweat”. Meg R. Washington, DC Thanks to our customer, Meg, for leaving us this excellent 5-Star Google review. The bottom line was […]

Google 5-Star Review: They are a pleasure to do business with, and always reassuring to know they are so consistently effective.

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“I had been having trouble with Safari loading URLs extremely slowly and could not figure it out. I walked in, and Dana went to work on it. He teamed up with Doug (I think), and the two of them solved it pretty quickly. No charge. To fix something I had not been able to solve […]

MacMedics flashback to 2012 when we were dealing with some real computer bugs!

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MacMedics flashback to 2012 when we were dealing with some real computer bugs:

Congratulations to our long-time customer Bill on his new 24” M1 iMac!

Moving data from a 2100 iMac to a new 2023 M1 iMac

Congratulations to our long-time customer Bill on his new 24” M1 iMac! He’s been shopping local with us since 2011! He bought this 2011 21.5 iMac from MacMedics. The old iMac still worked, so we backed it up with Time Machine for him and migrated the data to his new iMac, which will inherit the […]