Mr Mac Byron Bay

... a legend in his own lunchtime

tomcolor725cm

Mobile: 0418 408 869

Tom Hain AKA Mr Mac, has been supporting Apple Macintosh clients in the Byron Shire for the last 18 years.


I have built up a loyal clientele who appreciate personal service and quick solutions to the common situations that arise in the day to day life of the Mac computer, iPhone and iPad user.

Catch up on my blog below, register for monthly updates and look in the How To pages for common assistance in setting up and using your Mac computer.
I look forward to your company!

 

 

 

Also check out my Facebook page for regular updates: https://www.facebook.com/mrmacbyronbay

Should Primary Schools Ban Smartphones?

Should Primary Schools Ban Smartphones?

 

A contentious issue has been raised amongst concerned parents in regards to the over-use of smart-phones in schools. They are getting harder and harder to control as the always-connected generation live and breathe social media, having had a phone from a young age.

 

They can't imagine life without…

Read more: Should Primary Schools Ban Smartphones?

A Trillion Dollar Company!

A Trillion Dollar Company!

So our once small cult Apple company is now the first US$1,000,000,000 company!

Well that's awesome, but what does it mean for us regular Apple users? We are the ones dealing with built-in obsolescense in our devices, upgrades not being optimum for older equipment, as well as the bigger picture…

Read more: A Trillion Dollar Company!

Impressions of the iPhone X

Impressions of the iPhone X

 

 

4 years. That's how long it is since I had a phone upgrade. My trusty iPhone 6 was doing the business, coping with everything I needed from a smartphone. I was on my 2nd iPhone 6 handset and my son was running a 5S with a badly cracked…

Read more: Impressions of the iPhone X

Should You Install High Sierra?

Should You Install High Sierra?

 

 

The current Mac operating system, High Sierra 10.13, is offered for free via the Mac App Store and everyone is prompted regularly to update.

 

But should you take the offer?

 

High Sierra is designed primarily for computers with SSD storage. That is a Sold State Drive, as fitted…

Read more: Should You Install High Sierra?

We All Love New Stuff!

We All Love New Stuff!

Yes we all love new devices and operating systems from Apple — as long as our hardware, iPhones and iPads are recent enough to take advantage of them. And if you are at the end of a contract with a mobile phone company then you can get a new one!…

Read more: We All Love New Stuff!

Problems With Sierra

Problems With Sierra

The latest operating system for Macintosh computers, called macOS Sierra (and also know as OSX 10.12) has been with us for about 6 months now. It has some decidedly different features that many people found out about by default, painfully!


I'm referring to iCloud Drivewhich is turned on by automatically.…

Read more: Problems With Sierra

Copyright © 2017 Mr Mac Byron Bay. All Rights Reserved.