California Right to Repair Act

By |2018-03-15T22:43:04+00:00March 15th, 2018|Apple News, Computer Repair, Google News, iPhone, Location News, Smartphones|

California to Introduce 'Right to Repair' Bill Requiring Smartphone Manufacturers to Offer Repair Info and Parts. California is ready to join the fight for the Right to Repair!  This will require smartphone manufacturers to provide device repair information, replacement parts, and diagnostic tools to consumers and independent repair shops. Announced last week, California Assemblymember Susan [...]

Must have Mac Apps!

By |2017-08-15T21:49:50+00:00August 15th, 2017|Apple News, Computer Repair|

So you just purchased a brand new Macbook and you're curious about the best applications to improve your experience.  Below is our top five list for those new or familiar with the Mac!   Alfred 3 - Alfred is a spotlight replacement for MacOS.  Alfred has powerful workflow's similar(as well as more expansive) than Spotlight. [...]

Macbook Air/Pro 2016: Rumors

By |2016-09-26T18:53:19+00:00September 26th, 2016|Apple News, Computer Repair, DropSmashFIx, Google News|

Looking to upgrade your ageing Macbook?  Turns out Apple isn't looking to stop production on the Air just yet!  Rumored to release this October, the refreshed 13.3" Macbook Air will launch with an upgraded CPU from Intel more RAM, improved cooling and as we can hope, better battery life all packed into a thinner high [...]

Repair of the Week: Macbook Pro Backlight

By |2016-10-24T21:52:55+00:00June 24th, 2016|Computer Repair, DropSmashFIx|

At DropSmashFix, our techs are constantly training and studying to be able to fix anything that comes our way. So when this Apple MacBook Pro was brought in to our Santa Monica with a broken backlight, our team rose to the challenge and got to work bringing this machine back to life! [...]