Quinn’s Spring Cleaning Blog

Well, it’s that time of year again.  Spring is here!  Most of us have some sort of spring cleaning habits, cleaning up the yard that’s been covered in snow for a season, getting into some of the nooks and crannies that the winter weather had us deterred from getting to.  House and home isn’t the…

Do YOU need hands on Tech Support?

We can help with our new Brainiac Bar! At the Mac Outpost / Outpost2 Brainiac Bar we are here to help with your Apple related questions, no appointment needed. Our skilled team of Apple Authorized Technicians are able to sit down in-store and work with you with our popular Tech Session services.  Please feel free…

Apple at School: A Student’s Perspective

Years ago, back-to-school shopping consisted of simple questions like “How many binders do I need?” or “Do I already have enough pencils and paper?” Now, these important questions have changed to “How many gigabytes do I need?” and “Do I already have a copy of Microsoft Office?” Students’ backpacks these days are filled with more…

To Encrypt or Not?

Cyber security is one of the fastest growing technologies in information technology and as technology grows, so does our need to protect our data. Aside from drive failure, one of the biggest culprits of data loss is unintended data encryption. A lot of services we access in this day and age have some kind of…

Paul’s Tips and Tricks

If you watch an experienced Mac user, their hands seem to fly around the keyboard and barely touch the mouse but they have complete control over their computer. Here are a few handy hints to help you master some of the keyboard shortcuts on your Mac. When using the mouse to navigate the file menu,…

Loving Apple Watch Series 4

You may have heard some chatter in the media about a new Apple Watch hitting stores this Fall. And I’m here to tell you that they are awesome! As a long time user of Apple Watch, the Series 4 has raised the most excitement out of me for any other product releasing this year. From…

Virginia Talks “Summer”

As they say, the “dog days of summer” are coming and with the hot weather virtually on our doorstep you’ll likely find yourself spending more time outdoors enjoying the sunshine and warmer temperatures. It goes without saying that a waterproof case for your iPhone is an excellent idea, even for the water resistant phones like…

Owners Blog: 12″ Macbook

Which laptop does the co-owner use?!It’s the 12” MacBook! Last year, I started using the 12” MacBook along with my iMac 27” at work and my iMac 27” at home. The 12” is my go-to for working on the couch or when I travel! I was a little dubious of having only the USB-C port available…