iCloud backup is built into every iPhone and iPad. It’s a convenient, effective way to protect photos, documents, and other data. Even better, it’s a set-and-forget system that securely copies new or modified files from your phone to Apple’s servers. Backup occurs while you sleep. Once you set it...
Disk imaging is a method of backing up your computer. It creates an exact copy of your hard drive and everything on it—your operating system, drivers, application software, and data. Often this backup will be bootable. If your hard drive dies, you can start up from the backup and...
Computer backups are essential. One human error, computer problem, or accident could permanently erase your valuable photos, media files, and documents. Offsite backup should be part of your strategy. Why? Learn from my mistake. On the day our second child was born, our house was broken into, and our computers...
Quick Summary You keep valuable documents, photos, and media files on your computer, so you need to back it up. Every computer is vulnerable to failure, and you need to make a second copy before disaster strikes. Your backup will be even safer if you keep it offsite. Backblaze provides unlimited...
Quick Summary Every computer is vulnerable to failure. I’m sure you’ve heard horror stories. One day it might happen to you, so take action. Set up a comprehensive backup plan, and make sure that plan includes offsite backup. iDrive is a good all-round online backup solution. After choosing an affordable plan,...
Quick Summary Keeping your data safe is one of the most important jobs that gets regularly overlooked, but Acronis True Image makes the whole process simple enough that anyone can follow backup best practices. Setting up scheduled backups is extremely easy, and Acronis allows you to backup your mobile devices...