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Tech tips and suggestions, fixes and other crazy things.

21-Aug-2010

Raising an iMac from the Dead

This is a story of a sick iMac and it’s quick recovery…don’t worry, there are pictures…. I was recently asked to fixed a Mid2007 aluminum iMac. The user reported...

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24-Jun-2010

Get with Site5: Webhosting with Loads of Features

Among the available web hosting and domain registration companies out there, Site5 stands strong and firm, offering loads of features, stable servers, and great prices. When you’re shopping around...

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17-Apr-2010

Round 2: Fatcow vs BlueHost (The Transfer)

A while back I shared an article entitled Round 1: Fatcow vs BlueHost (Initial Setup) where I discussed some initial differences between my experiences with Fatcow and Bluehost. Well...

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13-Apr-2010

Tech4Eleven Re-Visit: Album Art Screen Saver

To celebrate my 100th post, I’d like to revisit a blast from the past… Written on December 8th 2007, the “pre-owned mac-me” wrote about how I envied Mac’s album...

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13-Apr-2010

Great Mac Finds: Fine tune your volume

Sometimes you come across a tip that makes you go “Yes! Thank you. I needed that.” (Hopefully that’s what tech4eleven.com brings you regularly.) Today a tip came across my...

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26-Mar-2010

PC Killed by Fake Anti-Virus? Get Help.

In these times, I’m glad to have a Mac. There’s a certain virus going around and it’s really good. It gets the best of people- and you usually don’t...

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24-Mar-2010

Snap windows with Cinch

Disclaimer: Although in my day job I work with PCs, I am Mac guy through and through (thanks to my wife). With the release of Windows 7, however, there...

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22-Mar-2010

Tech4Eleven Re-Visit: GOOG-411

In this new series, Tech4Eleven Re-Visit, we will be looking at the older articles in the system. Today we look at one of Google’s many great, but lesser known...

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13-Mar-2010

Ode to Macbook Repair

Hello my name is Cory and I abuse my Macbook Pro. Yes, admittedly I’ve used my early 2008 macbook pro pretty hard, extending the capabilities of its processor speed...

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12-Mar-2010

Macgyver your keyboard with Keytweak

I recently had a co-worker ask me if it were possible to change a key on her keyboard to be something else, something more convenient for her daily spreadsheet...

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12-Mar-2010

Clone(zilla) your HDD for Quick Recovery

An oldy but a goody in the world of system backups. I’ve recently stumbled across Clonezilla as an effective way to not only backup the current state of your...

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27-Jan-2010

Another Cat’s Outta the Bag: Apple iPad

It’s everywhere now, Apple’s new iPad. 10 inches of Apple quality design and interface goodness. And relatively cheap @ only $499 for the Wi-Fi only 16GB model with the...

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