Sir Apfelot Blog

19th of June 2019
Reader question: connecting devices to the USB hub

Reader's question: Is there a sequence for connecting or disconnecting devices to the USB hub?

I recently received an interesting question from my reader Wolfgang: 4 external hard drives, 2 printers, 1 scanner and a LaCie BlueRay recorder are connected to the Mac via an old USB hub. Now have [...]
14. November 2018
The savings potential on my hard drives is quite low, but according to the developer, clearing out also speeds up access to SD cards, which is certainly not wrong with cameras that deliver a high resolution.

CleanMyDrive 2 in the test - free volume manager for macOS

I have been using the CleanMyMac (currently CleanMyMac X) tool from the MacPaw software company for several years, about which I have written a review here. It works as software for system optimization, deletes residual data, performs [...]