JB Larson

JB Larson

JB Larson is technologist passionate about researching data storage devices, educating clients about technology, and playing the piano when he's not working.

Restoring Mac From iCloud

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Modern students and professionals are more reliant on our laptop and desktop computers than ever before. While we don’t encounter issues most days, sometimes it may feel like something always goes wrong. Whether it’s corrupted hard drives, virus attacks, or…

iCloud Photo Recovery

Modern iPhones enable anyone to take pictures that are nearly indistinguishable from those taken by a professional photographer. This concept even prompted Apple to run an ad campaign based on the line “this photo was taken on an iPhone”. The…

What is iCloud?

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Have you ever thought to yourself, “what is iCloud”? You’re in the right place. iCloud is Apple’s storage solution for all your data. While securing your data with 128-bit AES end-to-end encryption, iCloud currently stores over 8 million TB of…

Magnetic Tape Data Storage

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Magnetic Tape Data Storage Has Come a Long Way! If you were using computers or listening to music between 1960 to 2000, you should be familiar with the device pictured right here. Tapes have been widely used for data storage…

What is Moore’s Law?

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What is Moore’s Law? Gordon Moore is a cofounder of legendary electronics companies Fairchild Semiconductor and the Intel Corporation. Moore’s law is the phenomenon, named after Gordon Moore, observing a positive trend in the number of transistors that can be…

Seagate Game Drive for Xbox

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Seagate is a computer hardware manufacturer specializing in electronic data storage. One of the more recent additions to their hard drive portfolio is the Seagate game drive. While Seagate game drives are extremely reliable hardware, no technology is perfect. Gillware…

SanDisk Data Recovery

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Before being acquired by Western Digital in 2016, SanDisk was a computer hardware manufacturer that specialized in flash memory data storage technology. While SanDisk products provide reliable storage for reasonable prices, they are still susceptible to the same shortcomings as…

Seagate Hard Drive Recovery

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Seagate hard drives are some of the most reliable in the world. That said, no technology is perfect, and losing data from any hard drive is possible. This is why Gillware offers Seagate hard drive recovery. What is Seagate? Seagate…

Disk Recovery Mac

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There are a number of issues that can be resolved with disk utility on a Mac that was booted into recovery mode. For more information on utilizing this strategy for disk recovery Mac, read on! Apple is well known for…