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Gadget Corner: Seagate 1TB USB 3.0 Backup Drive

Seagate 1TB Mac Backup DriveWe know for a fact here at Capital Mac Service, that most of you don’t backup your Macintosh on a regular basis. Most of you find it a hassle, or, simply don’t know how to use the built-in Time Machine software to back your critical data up. Most of you also don’t know that a typical hard drive will only last you about 3-4 years on average, and, that it will simply stop working with no chance to get that data back (unless you use a drive recovery service for about $700-$1,000). In this Gadget Corner by Capital Mac Service, we are going to make it super-easy for you to not have to deal with data loss–introducing the Seagate 1TB USB 3.0 portable backup drive. Simply purchase this amazingly small and self-powered hard drive and plug it into your Macintosh. The Mac will ask you if you want to use this as a backup drive–say “yes” and from now on, your computer will keep itself perfectly backed up. That’s it, literally.

Some features of this hard drive include:

  • Quick file transfer with USB 3.0 connectivity
  • USB powered -no power supply necessary
  • Compatible with Time Machine software built-in to every Mac
  • Various colors
  • Cable included

This hard drive is at an all-time low of about $60 and will save you hundreds on a complete data loss, especially if your Macintosh is getting older. Take a moment and purchase this amazing backup drive from Amazon today–you won’t be disappointed. Seagate 1TB USB 3.0 portable backup drive (from Amazon).

Gadget Corner: $20 Wireless Driveway Alarm


Have you ever been in the shower and the doorbell rings? How about an early alert system that is waterproof and wireless and will alert you to anyone approaching your driveway, or, even the front door.

This cool device can alert you long before anyone hits the front door wirelessly and with different tones and even blinking LED’s. The sensor is waterproof and battery powered and the transmitter is plugged into any wall outlet.

Purchase this favorite of Capital Mac Service here: 1byone Wireless Driveway Alert – Infrared Motion Sensor Doorbell – One Receiver and one Sensor – “Easy Chime” Kit – Plug in Chime – 1 Year Warranty