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Adding a Rocket to a Dinosaur: The Mac Pro Solid State Drive Rebuild

Two weeks ago, shortly after I wrote my blog post entitled “Mac Spring Cleaning: Rethinking How I Organize My Data”, I ordered myself a shiny new 120GB Other World Computing …

 
Mac Spring Cleaning: Rethinking How I Organize my Data

I’ve been thinking a lot about file structure and folder organization lately, particularly when it comes to managing and accessing data across multiple Macs. While I’m accustomed to my current …

 
Operation: Phoenix Revival Part 3: The Hardest Part

You would think installing Lion on a fresh solid state drive would be easy, and in my case, you would be wrong. Allow me to explain. Shortly after Lion was …

 
Operation: Phoenix Revival Part 2: The Surgery

Yesterday I shared the first part of my adventure in opening up the innards of my beloved early 2008 Macbook Pro. Today the journey continues, with the extraction of my …

 
Operation: Phoenix Revival Part I

Three years ago, I purchased one of the last early 2008 model Macbook Pros (MBP), shortly after the late 2008 (aka Unibody) Macbook Pros were released. I did this for …

 
Lion-Ho!

After much gnashing of the teeth and general frustration, I finally found my Snow Leopard disc this evening. I promptly installed it (with the 10.6.8 delta update) on a fresh …