Remember the awesome Google Now launcher that came with the Nexus 5? Well ,the good news is, Google just published it on the Google Play Store. Ready for the bad new? It’s only available for Nexus devices or Google Play Edition devices. Fortunately, there’s an alternative method(s) to install this launcher on almost any Android device. Trust me, this is super simple, yet awesome as heck!
Tech / Repairs
Recently, I got my hands on a new 2013 Mac Pro and I’ve been enjoying every inch of it. If you haven’t watched the unboxing/overview, you can check it out here. Today, we’re upgrading the RAM in this beast of a computer with an OWC 32GB RAM kit. This kit is available for $449 from macsales.com. Check out the video tutorial.
Over the past few weeks, I’ve been building the ultimate Mac mini. We’ve covered upgrading the RAM, SSD choices, and cloning the HDD, but today, we’re installing a speedy solid state drive! This will give you lightning fast boot times and better data transfer capabilities. Watch the video tutorial above to learn how to install a solid state drive in the 2012 Mac mini.
On this episode of Building The Ultimate Mac mini, we’re taking a look at the Kingston HyperX 3K SSD. This is a beastly solid state drive that can achieve read and write speeds well over 500MB/s. In a future video we’ll be cloning the HDD to this SSD and installing it into the Mac mini. Check out the above video for a hands-on look at this HyperX SSD upgrade kit.
Today we’re kicking off the first episode of Building The Ultimate Mac mini. We’re going to perform a 16GB RAM upgrade to a 2012 Mac mini. Further into this series we will be upgrading to a solid-state drive and adding an addition SSD to the mini. Check out the video tutorial and see the parts list below.
Over the next few weeks, I’ll be putting together a new video series called, “Building The Ultimate Mac mini.” This series revolves around upgrading a Mac mini as much as possible to create a Mac that’s almost better than any of Apple’s build-to-order minis. Let’s take a look at some of the parts that we’ll be using.