Upgrading a 2009 iMac CPU

Well just after opening up my 2017 iMac to clean it and re-paste the CPU and GPU I got my new upgraded CPU for my 2009 iMac. I bought this iMac for $150 and it came with a 2.8 GHz i7-860 CPU, 2 TB Hard Drive, and 8 GB of RAM. Pretty good specs for … Read more

Mac Yak Episode #12

In this episode we were joined by Christian Bergman, the man behind macintoshgarden.org. Just awake from his nap (6 hours ahead of us in Sweden) he tells us how macintoshgarden started and what it takes to run the site today. We also touch on several topics, including: Topic 1: Announcing our newest Mac Yak member: … Read more

PPC Challenge Day 7

The week is up and here is Greg Thompson with his final thoughts on the 2019 PPC Challenge: Final thoughts on the PPC Challenge. Well I had a great time using this old PPC for a week to do tasks that I normally use my 2017 iMac and 2017 MacBook Pro to do. I found … Read more

PPC Challenge Day 6

Greg Thompson is still hanging in there! Day 6 Two days to go and all is going well. Did the morning ritual of checking email and Facebook with the G5. Also listened to some music on iTunes while doing that. Attempted to get wired server client working on the G5 except it will not connect … Read more