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all items must go (farewell powerbook)

Mac PowerBook 15” G4 You can get your hands on a great machine, a 15” 1.6GHz PowerBook Pro.  I am currently an graduate student in engineering, so I can vouch for the stability and speed of this machine.  Sadly, it’s time for me to move on, but you now you can enjoy this computer.   Here’s […]

zero out your drive or "delete it for good"

So you’re selling (or trashing) your computer and want to make sure there’s nothing left on the hard disk afterwards, right?  No problem.  Going from built-in to hand-crafted, try these options... Use the “Secure Empty Trash” option on your Mac.  It will write zeros over the data 35 times. Perform an erase/zero out option to […]