It’s no secret that you shouldn’t recycle a computer with all your data still on it. Here’s a low-tech way to ensure the stored information is unrecoverable by anyone else.
If you’re the least bit concerned about privacy, you should definitely remove the hard drive from your notebook computer before dropping it off for electronic-recycling. Here’s how to remove the hard drive from a MacBook Pro – mid-2009.
If you don’t like Facebook auto-playing videos in your web browser’s news stream (like me!), here’s how to turn that option OFF.
Of course you should keep your Mac’s desktop clear of extraneous icons — but that’s easier said than done. This organizational technique is quick and easy — and It works great for me.