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How good do Audio Engine speakers sound?

by:  Russell Chernak – Apple Sales Professional Audio Engine is a US based audio company with a reputation for designing and manufacturing high end audio products.  Their target audience is audiophiles, but everyone can appreciate the quality of the sound produced by these speakers. The product line includes speakers, wireless systems, and digital audio converters. …

University Apple Store

Graphite’s West Location is Now Open! In an effort to better serve our existing customers and hopefully earn some new ones, Graphite has opening a retail focused location on the west side of Madison. 2848 University Avenue Graphite West Hours Monday thru Saturday 10AM-7PM Our space is located in University Station between Edible Arrangements and…

Steve Jobs 1955-2011

A word from our owner, Bob Mahnke: It’s hard to envision some of the accomplishments of Steve Jobs. As Graphite – Apple Specialist, embarks on our next phase of growth – the opening of a new retail location – one of the many accomplishments that was credited to Steve Jobs really jumped out at me,…

Your Business on Macintosh

Posted by Paul Stokes For years the Windows PC has dominated the business world, but that is all beginning to change.  Did you know that Apple has surpassed Microsoft in market capitalization?  Apple is charging ahead and turning its attention to enterprise sales.  Here are some reasons why Macintosh computers are ideal for business and…

Back up your Mac

It’s easy, inexpensive, and totally worth it. Posted by Paul Stokes Time Machine Every Mac comes with a fantastic program called Time Machine.  Never worry about losing your important data again.  Time Machine will automatically back up everything on your computer including photos, music, videos, documents, applications, settings, and more.  If your computers hard drive…

What is RAID Technology?

Posted by Paul Stokes RAID stands for redundant array of independent disks and provides an increase in storage reliability due to its redundancy of back up.  RAID combines two or more hard drives into a single stand alone unit.  Multiple disks set up as a RAID are considered to be in a RAID array.  All…

The Best Macintosh Shortcuts

Posted by Paul Stokes Using shortcut commands can impact your productivity dramatically.  If you begin to use them regularly, they will become second nature and the speed you work at will increase rapidly. Macs are growing in popularity and we want all the users out there to get the most out of their Mac.  Here…

Why Outsource Your Macintosh Support?

Posted by Paul Stokes IT departments are challenged to affect many aspects of a business.  Their hope through successful IT management is to improve productivity, reduce downtime, improve morale, all in hope of increasing sales. During tough times, when budgets are cut and spending is done with caution, the IT department can be a target…

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