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MacCast - For Mac Geeks, by Mac Geeks



A podcast for Mac geeks by Mac geeks



Published: Thu, 16 Feb 2017 01:15:18 -0800

Last Build Date: Thu, 16 Feb 2017 01:15:19 -0800

Copyright: Copyright 2006 Adam Christianson
 



Maccast 2017.02.15

Wed, 15 Feb 2017 23:13:00 -0800

A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 603. Apple's Apple Pay fight in Australia. Apple's interest in AR continues. Another 'new' Apple connector? Apple's new campus as detailed as it's products. Software and Mac updates. Apple TV news. Apple Watch leads the market. Having the 'next' iPhone will cost you. Apple suspends sales of LG UltraFine 5K Display. Apple's 'record breaking' quarter. More alternatives to Time Capsule backups. Understanding Apple File System. Paste as plain text. Importing Photos on an older Mac. Thing of the Moment: Hidden Folks.

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Maccast 2017.02.05

Sun, 05 Feb 2017 23:37:48 -0800

A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 602. Apple rocks their Q1 2017 earnings. Apple Watch power bands. Apple's new beta have some nice surprises. Apple continues manufacturing deals. Apple moves International iTunes to Ireland. LG 5K displays have wi-fi issue. Rumors of ARM based Macs are back. TV app limited without wi-fi. Mail.app Drafts folder duplicates. Question about Siri and Apple Maps. How to hobble your Touch Bar.

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Maccast 2017.01.28 - The Amigos

Sat, 28 Jan 2017 14:39:50 -0800

A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 601. This week, a special "The Amigos" episode with David Sparks (MacSparky), Ken Ray (Mac OS Ken) and Victor Cajiao (3 Nerd Things). This time we discuss Apple's Apple Music and media content strategy, how we think Apple did in 2016 and what we hope to see from Apple in 2017, and the future for Apple's Siri technology in the next version of iOS. Plus we get a "Thing of the Moment" from each of the Amigos.

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Maccast 2017.01.23

Mon, 23 Jan 2017 16:42:15 -0800

A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 600. How AirPods pair automagically. Foxconn considers US LCD plant. Apple increases Apple TV app size limit. Next iPhone more waterproofier. Apple Music will be more than Music. More rumors of MacBook Pro updates. Qualcomm accused of bullying Apple. Ready for Apple Pencil 2? Software updates for all the things. Using SD cards to expand laptop storage. Network backups after Time Capsule. Sending Messages with Apple Watch. Thing of the Moment: LittleBits.

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Maccast 2017.01.13

Fri, 13 Jan 2017 22:07:48 -0800

A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 599. Apple Watch 3, more of the same. MacBook Pro refresh is possible. Biggest month ever for App Store. Apple execs miss bonus. Did Apple consider a 'Click-wheel' iPhone? Revised predictions for iPads. Scoble claims Apple working on AR glasses. iPhone 8 may have steel frame. Apple finds bug via Consumer Reports testing. Easy AirPod removal. Suggestions for "authorized" devices while traveling. Comments on Apple 'TV' app. macOS Sierra PDF death trap. Let's talk about small SSDs.

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Maccast 2017.01.05

Thu, 05 Jan 2017 23:30:00 -0800

A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 598. Apple expansion in Asia. iPhone cameras may go vertical in 2017. Apple led holiday device activation. Apple's first AI Research Paper. Possible battery issues for AirPods? Consumer Reports stands by MacBook Pro battery report. New iOS "Theater" mode. The disappointment of the TV app. Networks, mesh vs. wi-fi extenders. AirPods lost and stolen. International iCloud security hassle.

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Maccast 2016.12.24

Sun, 25 Dec 2016 01:06:04 -0800

A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 597. Odd rumor of plastic iPhone display. Apple still has 'great desktops' coming. What AirPod teardowns reveal. My AirPod adventure and AirPod review with Michael Johnston from The iOS Show.

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Maccast 2016.12.18

Sun, 18 Dec 2016 23:33:00 -0800

A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 596. Air Pods have arrived… sort of. Microsoft boasts about Mac switchers. Apple cannibalization and magic. MacBook Pro battery issues prevail. Update on Accessibility with Shelly Brisbin.

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Maccast 2016.12.12

Mon, 12 Dec 2016 15:27:44 -0800

A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 595. Apple Watch sales in question. iPhone 6s shutdowns increase. Fix coming for MacBook Pro GPU problems. New iPhone color in 2017? Why AirPods are delayed. Apple support site adds AASPs. Apple TV Single Sign On active for some. Apple Pay now at 35% of US merchants. Foxconn considers US factory. International news. More 'Touch Disease' feedback. The "battery replacement" experience. My thoughts on Super Mario Run. Apple says you can dump iTunes Match. New port confusion.

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Maccast 2016.12.04

Sun, 04 Dec 2016 23:17:00 -0800

A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 594. Apple users plagued by iCloud spam. Move evidence of 10.5-inch (or bigger) iPad. Apple has at least ten iPhone 8 prototypes. The Macbook Pro's mystery connector. Macbook Pros suffering GPU "glitches". A few iPhone issues. Apple out of the router business? Tim says AirPods here in "next few weeks". Can drones make Apple Maps better? Apple wrote the NHTSA a letter. Touch Disease, sorry wrong phone. Details on Apple Melbourne. Is Apple's org chart holding back the Mac? New Macbook Pros use non-native resolution? Why is Apple storage so damn expensive? iOS designed "FOR" California. Thing of the Moment: Common Sense Media.

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Maccast 2016.11.21

Mon, 21 Nov 2016 16:01:45 -0800

A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 593. Apple did talk with McLaren. New MacBook Pro seems to be a mixed bag. iPhone sales peaked for 2016? Air Pods, where for art thou? TV app arrives in iOS 10 beta 3. Apple testing AR "smart glasses". The new Apple Book. Sal Soghoian no longer with Apple. Melbourne may finally get an Apple Store. The App Store purge has begun. Apple puts you call logs in iCloud. Apple acknowledges "Touch Disease". Apple may be out of the router business. App missing undo? What to do? SSD vs. Hybrid Drive. I'm stumped on a Live Photos question. Using OS X Keychain.

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Maccast 2016.11.12

Sat, 12 Nov 2016 23:31:00 -0800

A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 592. New MacBook Pro seems to be a hit. Sketchy 'Jet White' iPhone rumors. NBCUniversal will sell Apple News ads. Apple cracks down on 'fake' apps. Apple makes it easier to get tvOS apps. When will we get AirPods? Sync apps back from iTunes. Getting photos back in the "Camera Roll". Health Data and multiple devices. What's is Documents & Data?

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Maccast 2016.11.06

Sun, 06 Nov 2016 23:28:00 -0800

A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 591. Reactions to new Macbook Pros. Apple's tablet market share is up. Rumors of 10th Anniversary iPhone. Price cut for Apple Music. Are smartwatch sales dropping? AirPods might not ship this year. Your MacBook Pro feedback. Get iOS star ratings back. About App Thinning. Picking Photos from 3rd Party Apps. Test out the Touchbar with an iPad.

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Maccast 2016.10.30

Sun, 30 Oct 2016 23:17:00 -0700

A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 590. Apple's Q4 Earnings. Apple's "Hello Again" Event. Apple car not stalled out yet. Apple delays AirPods. Apple's hard sell to Pros. iMessage for Android? Fixing Mail Threads in iOS 10. Apple TV keyboard continuity. Thing of the moment: iIrving

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Maccast 2016.10.21

Sat, 22 Oct 2016 11:15:27 -0700

A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 589. Apple special event on the 27th. Is Apple developing a 'dynamic' keyboard? Apple changes 'Titan', again? Apple's advance into AI and AR. Apple partners with home builders for HomeKit. Apple Store redesign has some surprises. iPhone 7 sales looking up. Genuine Apple chargers on Amazon, not genuine. Apple fixes LTE issues on Verizon iPhone 7s. iPhone 7 broken home button workaround. What's wrong with Siri? Using the iOS 10 Magnifier. Encrypting Time Machine backups. Thing of the Moment: Blackbox

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Maccast 2016.10.11

Tue, 11 Oct 2016 23:59:00 -0700

A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 588. Will we see new Macbook Pros soon? Apple Q4 results call scheduled and moved. Aetna employees get free Apple Watches. AirPods a hit before they hit. Three iPad Pro models coming in the Spring. Apple working on it's cloud. International news roundup. Odds & Ends. The incident with Dash. Fujitsu Scan Snap macOS Sierra update. Some two-factor follow up. You thought your iPhone 7 upgrade was tricky. Customizing Photos Memories. Digital Touch, you take control. Thing of the Moment: Anker SoundSync Drive.

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Maccast 2016.09.30

Fri, 30 Sep 2016 23:59:00 -0700

A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 587. A special episode of the Maccast. I invited my friends Victor Cajiao (Terratech) and Kelly Guimont (The Aftershow) to come on and talk about all the latest Apple stuff. We got into iOS 10, the new iPhone 7, and macOS Sierra with some good honest analysis, trips, trick, and more.

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Maccast 2016.09.26

Mon, 26 Sep 2016 23:18:00 -0700

A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 586. macOS Sierra arrives. iPhone 7 success or failure? More possible iPhone 7 bugs. iPhone 7 LCD is 'best ever'. Lightning EarPod teardown. Apple Watch tops smartwatches. Apple not buying McLaren. Siri in the living room? International news roundup. Time to move to two-factor. Print to PDF in iOS 10. Optimized Storage in macOS Sierra.

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Maccast 2016.09.18

Sun, 18 Sep 2016 23:29:00 -0700

A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 585. iPhone 7 is here. Inside Apple's latest custom chip technologies. Apple's interest in AR. Apple car engineers at Magna. What's next for Apple Services? AirPods and other feedback. Saving multiple iOS backups in iTunes. My first days with the new iPhone. iOS 10 features you may have missed. iMessage tips and tricks.

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Maccast 2016.09.10

Sat, 10 Sep 2016 23:23:00 -0700

A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 584. Apple's iPhone event. iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus. AirPods. Apple Watch Series 2. Buying an iPhone. Next up, new Macs? Apple doing App Store Housecleaning. Shake up in Apple Car project. iPhone "touch disease" feedback. Headphone jack removal fallout. Moving data to your new iPhone. Building a personal cloud.

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Maccast 2016.08.31

Wed, 31 Aug 2016 23:57:00 -0700

A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 583. Apple next event September 7th. So what about new Macs? Rumors already for 2017 iPhone. Label fights Apple Music "Exclusives". Apple's been using Machine Learning for years. Does your iPhone have 'Touch Disease'. Critical security update in iOS 9.3.5. Apologies to Gretzky and Steve. What we want in new Apple products. Monitor cellular data on iOS. Thing of the moment: Nebo

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Maccast 2016.08.22

Mon, 22 Aug 2016 23:42:00 -0700

A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 582. Schematic confirms iPhone 7 rumors. Intel can now produce ARM-based chips. Tim Cook's Apple. New iPad size and lower price? Macbook Pro update missing latest Intels? Apple Music new deals and lyrics. Apple took the Store out of Apple Store. Follow-ups from last show. Backups in a non-Mac World. More on archiving movies. Questions on Media Storage. Thing of the moment: Reigns

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Maccast 2016.08.12

Fri, 12 Aug 2016 14:14:16 -0700

A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 581. Will Apple Watch 2 have more autonomy? More iPhone case leaks and fakes. New Macbook Pros soon, no really this time. Buttons for smart switches. Apple Watch emergency info. Lock Screen as a phishing attack vector. Does Apple have a problem with focus? Details on my backup strategies Thing of the Moment: Clockwork Synergy Bands

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Maccast 2016.08.05

Fri, 05 Aug 2016 23:13:03 -0700

A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 580. Hacking, encryption, and Black Hats, oh my! Pangu Jailbreak hack and Apple's "fix". The next Apple Watch. Apple Lightning EarPods. An iPhone of a different color? Apple International news. Apple's next TV plan/ Can and iPad be your computer? Mac HomeKit automation in new house. macOS Sierra Optimized Storage explained. Thing of the Moment: Hey-Siri.io

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Maccast 2016.07.28

Thu, 28 Jul 2016 23:06:37 -0700

A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 579. Apple beats Q3 expectations. Apple Car rumors, lots to update. Apple's moves in television. Eh? More iPhone 7 Headphone rumors. The El-ah, Pokemon in the room. Olympic Apple Watch Straps. New Apple's with USB-C. Archiving iMovie Projects. Sharing between iTunes and Music. Thing of the Moment: Bloxels.

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Maccast 2016.07.20 - Macstock 2016

Wed, 20 Jul 2016 08:08:33 -0700

A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 578. A special episode of the Maccast from the road. Victor Cajiao, George Starcher, and myself sit down and reflect on the recent Macstock 2016 conference that took place in Woodstock, Illinois. We share our experiences and thoughts on this really great show.

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Maccast 2016.07.06

Wed, 06 Jul 2016 23:22:00 -0700

A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 577. iPhone 7 new storage options. Spotify is not happy with Apple. NYC Apple institution Tekserve shuts down. Apple new beta 2s are out. New Mac malware spotted. External USB drives unmounting/remounting. iDevice life-hacks. What does an 'optimized' iCloud Photo Library mean. What does Wi-Fi Assist do? Getting Apple help anywhere anytime.

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Maccast 2016.06.29

Wed, 29 Jun 2016 23:26:00 -0700

A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 576. Next OS updates, the more we know. Where are the new Macs? Why Tim says, "don't trust the supply chain". Spotify has double Apple Music's paid subscribers. Apple pays out on iBooks settlement. Internet freaks over iOS 10 kernel. How is watchOS 3 faster? Syncing Photos App. iPhone lifehacks. Drive issues and failures. Thing of the Moment: Prisma.

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Maccast 2016.06.19 - Interview with Brian Roemmele

Sun, 19 Jun 2016 19:49:33 -0700

A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 575. A special episode of the Maccast. I got a chance to sit down and chat with Brian Roemmele. You may have caught his recent piece on Apple and VocalIQ on Medium. Brian is the creator of the Apple Pay discoverability app PayFinders and an "endless student" with an immense knowledge of voice and payment systems. I asked Brian about his thought on Apple's recent Siri and Apple Pay announcements from WWDC and we talked about the future of voice, payment, and AI technologies in general.

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Maccast 2016.06.14 - WWDC 2016

Tue, 14 Jun 2016 23:26:00 -0700

A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 574. Special coverage of Apple's World Wide Developer Conference 2016. I share my thought on all the announcements and updates for tvOS, watchOS, macOS Sierra (OS X), and iOS 10.

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Maccast 2016.06.05

Sun, 05 Jun 2016 23:17:00 -0700

A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 573. Will Siri come home? Will Siri become smarter? Inside Apple Retail. Larger base storage in iPhone 7. What's next for Macs? Apple Watch lacks developer interest. Apple TV third in set-top revenue. 5K Apple Thunderbolt Display. WWDC 2016 Keynote. Apple Cloud Outages. iOS 9.3.2 fix for iPad Pro 9.7. Apple Pay adoption still slow. Elon Musk on Apple Car. The problem with a Siri "Hub". What Google knows about you. The business of Apps. Possible SE camera alignment issue.

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Maccast 2016.05.25 - Rene Ritchie

Wed, 25 May 2016 15:45:48 -0700

A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 572. I was lucky enough in this episode to be able to sit down and talk with Rene Ritchie, Editor-in-Chief of iMore and Executive Editor of Mobile Nations, about a bunch of Apple related topics. Rene shares his great perspective on Apple, it's products, and the possible future of the company.

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Maccast 2016.05.15

Sun, 15 May 2016 23:01:00 -0700

A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 571. Apple HomeKit app? Rumored iPhone 7 designs. Apple meets with "top" Podcasters. Foxconn will open iPhone plant in India. Siri's little sister, Viv. Apple Pay hits Canada. iTunes downloads are almost done. Apple's increased R&D spending. More wireless charging feedback. iTunes bug may delete music. Defending more frequent device upgrades. Restore iCloud sync data. Using Homebrew package manager.

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Maccast 2016.05.07

Sat, 07 May 2016 23:42:00 -0700

A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 570. 2017 year of no 'Home' button? Apple loses "iPhone" naming in China. Apple can't sell "refurbs" in India. Apple Music UI overhaul. Apple Music doesn't delete your Music. LAPD hack iPhone. Project 'Titan' needs more room. Wireless charging feedback. Where to get refurb gear. Apple Watch Language Trick. Apple TV live recording. Recover Contacts from TimeMachine. Thing of the Moment: SketchPartyTV

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Maccast 2016.04.30

Sat, 30 Apr 2016 23:13:45 -0700

A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 569. Apple Q2 2016 Results. Apple Car. iPhone 7. Macbooks. Apple Watch. Apple & the FBI. Feedback on wireless iPhone charging. Listeners need our help. Fight phishing and maleware. Refurbished Apple products. Thing of the Moment: Audio Technica AT2005USB

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Maccast 2016.04.22

Fri, 22 Apr 2016 23:07:00 -0700

A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 568. iPhone 7 smart connector. Suppliers get Apple Watch 2 orders. Apple prepares to do battle in DC. Apple moving back to MacOS? Apple still looking at 'original' TV content. Macbook gets an update. Apple reportedly investigates App Store paid search. Apple recovers 89 million. Apple's secret German car lab. WWDC dates announced. Feedback on app subscription pricing. Feedback on the iPad Pro 9.7. iTunes and App Store Tricks. Couldn't Apple TV do more? Help for dual Apple Watch Health data. Thing(s) of the Moment.

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Maccast 2016.04.12

Tue, 12 Apr 2016 23:41:00 -0700

A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 567. iPhone SE hard to come by. Apple FBI Update. Disney kicks Apple TV to the curb. Siri knows Baseball and Westros. iPad Pro praises and pokes. iOS 9.3.2 beta. Apple Watch updates. What's next for Macs. The "gods" of project Titan. Comments on apps and pricing models. Peer to Clear Apple TV issue. Ping iPhone Apple Watch Trick.

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Maccast 2016.03.30

Wed, 30 Mar 2016 19:30:13 -0700

A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 566. New MacBooks may still be coming. Apple Music adds another 'show'. Apple Pay coming to web. Apple's cables/adapter enhance iPads. The bigger bigger iPhone. iOS 9.3 causing issues for some. DOJ successful unlocks the iPhone. Apple Store new design opens in Memphis. iPhone SE and iPad Pro 9.7 sales. Clearing up my legal terms. Other health benefits of Night Shift. Customized News Reading. Scrubbing in tvOS 2.2. A Liam in every Apple.

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Maccast 2016.03.23

Wed, 23 Mar 2016 19:46:47 -0700

A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 565. Apple's 'Let us loop you in' event. What about the Macbooks? FBI postpones trial with Apple. Apple Pay adds more banks, still struggles. Apple wants it's own cloud. More on the iPhone 7. Apple's privacy czars. Disappointed in the Apple event? It's your fault. Using Night Shift. Locking Notes. No trash can in iOS. Why? Thing of the Moment: CultCloth.

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Maccast 2016.03.16

Wed, 16 Mar 2016 02:41:00 -0700

A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 564. Apple's event confirmed for March 21st. iPhone 7 rumors increase. Apple's FBI fight heightens encryption debates. Apple News gets new ad formats. Ransomware follow-up. Flaky HomeKit? Check your router. Mail Move To Shortcuts. Thing of the Moment: RadTech Sleevz for iPad Pro.

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Maccast 2016.03.09

Wed, 09 Mar 2016 23:57:00 -0800

A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 563. Apple OLED iPhone in 2017. Apple Pay a hit in China. Apple passes on Thursday night NFL. DA implies San Bernardino iPhone houses a 'cyber pathogen'. Mac's will support Oculus when they're "good". Apple wants to sell used iPhones in India. Mac's first ransomeware. Follow up to Apple vs. FBI. Your old OS X USB installer might not work. How to stop ransomeware. HomeKit exercise in frustration.

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Maccast 2016.03.03

Thu, 03 Mar 2016 14:23:18 -0800

A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 562. Apple vs. the FBI Updates. Siri coming to OS X. Apple TV Updates. iPhone SE and 9.7-inch iPad Pro. Apple, "Sorry we broke your Ethernet". Show corrections. Apple has your iCloud keys. Apple TV 'Top Shelf'. What is Safari 'Local Storage'. Thing of the moment: Spigen Style RingSpecial thanks to our sponsor:
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Maccast 2016.02.23

Tue, 23 Feb 2016 23:59:00 -0800

A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 561. Apple vs. the FBI. Apple Pay in China. 'Vital Signs' a pure music play. Apple's India expansion. Apple's new iPhone trade-up program. A9 in 4-inch iPhone and iPad 3. Apple fixes Error 53 bug and apologizes. Apple Watch leads smartwatch sales. Apple extends MacBook Pro Repair Extension Program for Video Issues. Tim Cook confirms Apple Car by denying it. New OS betas hit the streets. Adobe Creative Cloud gotcha. System Prefs power user guide. Thing of the moment: Payfinders.

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Maccast 2016.02.14

Sun, 14 Feb 2016 23:14:00 -0800

A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 560. New stuff in Apple's recent Betas. Apple's investment in AR/VR space. Recent OS X Security scares. TSMC to be sole provider for iPhone 7 processors. Strange report of Apple Car 'motor noises'. Apple puts pause on TV streaming service. Apple expanding global operation in India. Apple USB-C Charge Cable Replacement Program. iTunes Match refunds for iTunes Radio. Avoid putting your iPhone in the past. Troubleshooting shutdown stalls. Deleting Music on iOS. Thing of the Moment: Firewatch

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Maccast 2016.02.07

Sun, 07 Feb 2016 23:13:00 -0800

A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 559. Apple Event possible in March. iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus. Apple Watch no longer "impact resistant". Hack Apple hardware get aquihired. Beware of cheap USB-C cables. Apple's partners vie for Sharp Display. Apple expanding iPhone trade-in program. Apple's view of 2016 revealed in Town Hall meeting. 'Error 53' is a thing, but not an "error". Mac Pro Repair Extension Program. Feedback on death of 3.5mm jack. Tip, set lower brightness. Snell, Armant and others on "App rot". Saving iBooks notes.

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Maccast 2016.01.31

Sun, 31 Jan 2016 23:24:00 -0800

A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 558. Apple Q1 2016 results. Apple Car. Apple VR. The next iPhone. The next Apple Watch. iPad Air 3. New Macbooks & Macbook Pros, OS X and iOS Updates. Thoughts on Apple discontinuing iTunes Radio. Thoughts on HomeKit with Ara Derderian (HDTV Podcast).

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Maccast 2016.01.21 - The Amigos

Thu, 21 Jan 2016 00:37:00 -0800

A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 557. This week, a special "The Amigos" episode with David Sparks (MacSparky), Ken Ray (Mac OS Ken), and Victor Cajiao (Terratech). We discuss prepping your Apple devices for their "afteryourlife". The Death of iAd. What new tech did we got over the holidays (or recently) and HomeKit, what's up with it?

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Maccast 2016.01.17

Sun, 17 Jan 2016 22:21:24 -0800

A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 556. Apple Music reaches 10M subscribers. Apple 4-inch iPhone rumors get stranger. Boyle's 'Steve Jobs' "bomb" wins awards. Apple updates all the betas. Apple's "open" secret, the iCar. Analysts see lower March iPhone sales for Apple. Apple Watch most popular smartwatch of 2015. Apple's iAd seems to be winding down. New York bill to force smartphone "back door". Remote Access and Notebooks. CarPlay feedback. Export originals from Photos. The trouble with printers. Thing of the Moment: Homebridge.

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Maccast 2016.01.08

Sat, 09 Jan 2016 09:28:43 -0800

A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 555. Dubious claims of 256GB iPhone. More reports of Apple slowing iPhone production. AT&T and Sprint killing off contracts. USB-C on the rise at CES. CarPlay also getting mixed play at CES. Apple Pencil is an IC bundle of joy. Circus Ponies closes Notebook. When a host accuses a Genius. Notes syncing not working on older OS X. Finding old Messages. Thing of the Moment: Know It All!

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Maccast 2015.12.29

Tue, 29 Dec 2015 22:13:55 -0800

A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 554. Apple working on Hi Res audio. What's next for iPhone? Apple cuts pricing in India again. Apple stays firm in encryption battle. When a 'Genius' isn't a genius. OS X Startup modes and keys. Thing of the Moment: Tickle

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