We all love the convenience of a quick upgrade and Migration Assistant, but those bring along many needles inside the haystack that can linger and leave you with fun things to troubleshoot in the future. The reality is that sometimes the Nuke and Pave is worth it, and John and Dave talk this through. That’s not the only segment, though, FAR FROM IT! Cool Stuff Found, Quick Tips, and more and more of your questions are addressed, dissected, and yes, even answered! Press play to learn at least five new things.
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00:00:00 Mac Geek Gab 826 for Monday, July 27, 2020 <<a href="https://macgeekgab.com/">https://macgeekgab.com/>
00:01:47 David-QT for Wallet App
00:06:28 Loren-QT-Use Spaces to Do Quick Operations with no Windows In the Way
00:07:40 Michael-CSF-ETER 4 — Easy PGP on iOS
00:09:12 CSF-Glyph Atom RAID SSD 4TB - USB 10G
775MBps writes, 850MBps reads. Two removable cables (USB-C, USB-A)
CSF-Glyph Atom PRO SSD 1TB - Thunderbolt 3
2150MBps writes, 2350MBps reads. Removable cable fits in edge of drive.
00:13:17 David-CSF-Lifespan to monitor the life of your SSD
00:15:39 Scott-What format for External SSD?
00:22:04 The Case for the Nuke and Pave
00:31:54 Ken-Need new Mac, Can't Get Enough Storage Quickly
Seagate Portable 4TB $95. Goes 120MBps.
SanDisk 2TB Extreme SSD $299 for 2TB, 500MBps
Samsung T7 2TB for $299, 1050MBps
Off-brand VectoTech 4TB SSD, $589, 540MBps
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00:54:14 Ben-Various Shortcuts for Screen-Only Sleep
Is there a similarly fast alternative to Crtl + Shift + Eject for new Macbook that lack eject keys?
00:57:17 Wayne-Does OBD II Interfere with CarPlay?
00:59:44 Louis-Touch Bar F# Keys and Keyboard Maestro
01:01:51 Diagnosing Network issues
01:04:59 Ralph-Plan for Deciding about Hardware Upgrades
01:14:12 Carsten-818-Segmenting your IoT devices off
01:21:31 MGG 826 Outtro
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