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MacCast - For Mac Geeks, by Mac Geeks



A podcast for Mac geeks by Mac geeks



Published: Mon, 23 Apr 2018 00:11:49 -0700

Last Build Date: Mon, 23 Apr 2018 00:11:49 -0700

Copyright: Copyright 2006 Adam Christianson
 



Maccast 2018.04.22

Mon, 23 Apr 2018 00:10:51 -0700

A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 653. A special episode of the Maccast where I'm joined by David Sparks (MacSparky) and we look back at the iPhone and how it changed technology and our lives. David and I discuss key milestones in the development of the iPhone and iOS and even have a laugh at the kinds of apps we installed in the "old" days. David also lets us in on the details of his new book, the iPhone Field Guide and shares his knowledge on creating and publishing with iBooks Author and ePub 3.

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Maccast 2018.04.17

Tue, 17 Apr 2018 12:59:21 -0700

A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 652. Third-party screen repairs "bricking" iPhones. Apple posting some pretty good numbers. Apple 'doubles down' to stop employee leaks. Apple grabs Asimov Series. macOS 10.13.4 adds 32-bit app warning. Time for longer passcodes. Mac crashing, move your hard drive? A Pro on waiting for a Mac Pro. Where Apple gets Map data. Safari's "Websites' panel. Apple Watch "fence-sitters", a message. Thing of the Moment: iOttie Easy One Touch

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Maccast 2018.04.09

Mon, 09 Apr 2018 21:52:03 -0700

A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 651. Macs with Apple CPUs in 2020. Working to make Siri "smarter". New iPhones to have features no one wants. Mac Pro won't be here this year. Does HomePod sound different? Does Apple push updates too quickly? Before you nuke and pave. Not Back to My Mac. Backups are not "Archives". Using Podcast "Stations".

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Maccast 2018.03.28 - A Correction

Thu, 29 Mar 2018 09:49:38 -0700

An important correction to some incorrrect geographic information shared on the last episode.


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Maccast 2018.03.28

Wed, 28 Mar 2018 23:35:24 -0700

A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 650. Apple's Education Event. Is Apple making their own displays? Apple ordering a LOT of displays. Apple still heavily testing self driving vehicles. Apple business slowly moving to services. The next Apple Watch. Another HomePod feature. Apple and AppleCare service. Using OpenDNS to secure your network. Undoing autocorrect. Using Home Sharing in the TV App.

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Maccast 2018.03.18

Sun, 18 Mar 2018 23:20:00 -0700

A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 649. Next announcements from Apple. Apple buys Texture magazine service. Apple updates MFi program. iPhone 'upgrade' cycle likely to stay flat. Quick follow-up stuff. Apple's parental controls. Don't use Markup to cover up. Understanding your Mac's sleep modes.

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Maccast 2018.03.12

Mon, 12 Mar 2018 12:18:05 -0700

A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 648. Face ID iPad Pro possible at WWDC. Smaller cheaper Home Pod in the works? More reports that iPhone X sales disappoint. California next state to introduce a "Right to Repair" bill. Apple in talks for new show with the Obamas. Feedback on iPad Pro as laptop replacements. TouchID vs FaceID. Creating and loading a ringtone on iOS. Thing of the Moment: LIFX Bulb.

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Maccast 2018.03.07

Wed, 07 Mar 2018 13:51:08 -0800

A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 647. iCloud on Google servers, not a surprise. More iPhone X Plus details. Two security firms claim to have iOS 11 cracks. Apple's audio products are doing well. Apple Video adds M. Night Shyamalan series. Battery replacement times get longer. Avoid "Apple" phishing emails. Apple Watch track winter activities. A 'lower priced' Macbook Air? FileVault 2 clarification. Dealing with finicky FaceID. Sharing purchases with Family Sharing. Will iPads replace laptops?

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Maccast 2018.02.25

Sun, 25 Feb 2018 22:28:07 -0800

A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 646. Apple fixes Telugu character bug. Nikkei still on about iPhone X cuts. Iffy reports of iPhone SE 2. Apple "most innovative" company of 2017. Apple Pay Cash hits Europe, maybe? Smart speaker owners don't use those smarts. Inside battery replacement scoop. Albums in Apple Music. iMac Pro updates are confused. APFS Disk Image bug. Using FileVault 2.

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Maccast 2018.02.18

Sun, 18 Feb 2018 23:30:00 -0800

A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 645. You CAN remove HomePod cable. Don’t. Apple’s changing OS release policy. Apple moves up in global laptop shipments. Apple developing TV show based on NBA’s Kevin Durant. Apple working on fix for Indian character bug. Another option for remote iOS support. How to reset a HomePod. Apple needs to fix album categorization. When Apple won't replace your battery.

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Maccast 2018.02.11

Sun, 11 Feb 2018 23:28:00 -0800

A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 644. Apple Watch tops Swiss sales. Possible Battery Rebates. ‘Amazing Stories’ producer leaves project. iOS iBoot code shows up on Github. Getting international iTunes Gift cards. More remote iOS support tips. Things to know about HomePod. What’s in your iOS iTunes backups.

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Maccast 2018.02.04

Sun, 04 Feb 2018 23:06:00 -0800

A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 643. 'Disappointing' iPhone X sales, really? Apple adding T-series chips to more Macs. Apple loses Abrams show to HBO. Apple Pay at half of US Retailers. Expect less from iOS 12. Another Apple support happy ending. More HomePod details & questions. More ideas for using multiple iTunes accounts. Dealing with a fiddly iPad keyboard. Option for remote iOS support.

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Maccast 2018.01.28

Sun, 28 Jan 2018 23:01:00 -0800

A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 642. Still debating iPhone X success. Will the Macbook Air be replaced? HomePod orders and arrival date. OS updates, new betas, and more. Almost made a week without this, but NOT. Some more of your Store experiences Thing of the Moment: Anker PowerPort Wireless.

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Maccast 2018.01.21

Sun, 21 Jan 2018 23:50:14 -0800

A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 641. Mac 'DNS Hijacked' malware. Apple battles HBO for new Abrams series. Apple HomePod may be close to shipping. Apple pledges $350B to the US economy. Future iOS will have battery performance 'toggle'. iPhone X maybe out. Larger iPhone in? More 'good times' at Apple Stores. Sending in your iPhone for battery. Netflix in TV app 'Up Next'? Not upgrading older devices.

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Maccast 2018.01.15

Mon, 15 Jan 2018 11:44:26 -0800

A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 640. What you need to know about Spectre and Meltdown. Apple investors want more parental control. Apple clarifies store roof “flaw”. Even more Apple “shows” lined up. Iovine leaving Apple? Nope. Rumors of iPhone SE 2. No major Macbook Pro update this year? Apple at CES in 'stealth' mode. Yet another bookmark manager. More detail on Apple’s iPhone battery program. ‘Affordable’ mo-cap with iPhone X. Multiple App Store dilemma. Problems with QR codes and Apple Pay.

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Maccast 2018.01.02

Tue, 02 Jan 2018 18:31:56 -0800

A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 639. 2017 iPhone sales debate. Possible new Apple Watch features. Early benchmarks on iMac Pro. Apple responds to iPhone battery slowdowns. How to check your iPhone battery health. Follow-up on syncing bookmarks. Positive Apple support experiences. Moving Notes to new iCloud. Dealing with malware pop-ups. Some of my favorite things from 2017.

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Maccast 2017.12.26

Tue, 26 Dec 2017 15:15:32 -0800

A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 638. Fake 'Cuphead' hits the app store. Apple battery 'slow down' causes a stir. Apple unveils Melbourne Store Plans. Developer frustrated with Apple's "HomeKit" response. Apple may bring "cross-platform" apps next year. Future Apple Watch may have EKG. Apple grabs Amazon TV execs. Follow up on Apple's "customer" foc. AirPods with Apple TV trick. Managing iOS devices without iTunes. Device numbers and security. Syncing bookmarks between browsers. Thing of the Moment: Gorogora.

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Maccast 2017.12.17

Sun, 17 Dec 2017 23:41:00 -0800

A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 637. Apple acquires Shazam. App subscriptions getting "intro" pricing. AirPorts finally get the KRACK update. iMac Pros now available for order. Apple invests in VCSEL laser firm. More Apple "original" content video stuff. FileVault and backup. Troubles with Apple support. Stopping the update nagging. Some Safari tips & tricks. Thing of the Moment: Rainbrow (AppStore).

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Maccast 2017.12.10

Sun, 10 Dec 2017 23:59:00 -0800

A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 636. Apple Watch band gets FDA approval. Apple may develop power management chips. Apple’s ‘most affordable’ iPad coming 2018. Another week, more Apple bugs. New tvOS and Amazon Prime app. Ive returns 'full time' as Apple CDO. Alternative iOS App Launcher. Using Apple Pay Cash. Apple’s Gatekeeper Security. Apple Watch helps Maccast listener in emergency. 'Let it Snow' in Apple Store. Thing of the Moment: FlipFlop Solitaire.

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Maccast 2017.11.28

Tue, 28 Nov 2017 23:57:00 -0800

A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 635. Patreon update Apple changing up micro-LED efforts. Apple Watch Apps must go native. Questions about iPhone SE’s future. Cellular iMac Pro? Apple expanding HomePod production. Apple reportedly bought VR headset firm Vrvana. Apple testing self driving cars again? Reasons to still shutdown iOS apps. Let's talk about the "mask" hack. Dealing with a nasty macOS High Sierra bug. Boot failed Mac without a recover partition. Keeping batteries 'healthy'

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Maccast 2017.11.19

Sun, 19 Nov 2017 23:44:00 -0800

A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 634. Maccast Patreon. Bigger iPhone X. FaceID hacks aren't "hacks". Animoji didn't use TrueDepth until it did. iOS 11.2 released. Apple delays HomePod. iMac Pro may have A10 Fusion. Updating an iPhone X from iTunes backup. Siri can't find Apps. Do I buy an iMac or an iMac Pro?

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Maccast 2017.11.05

Sun, 05 Nov 2017 15:15:10 -0800

A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 633. The iPhone X has arrived. Plans forming for future iPhones. More Apple original content hires. iOS Camera access privacy questioned. Apple Watch Series 3 stripes issue. Apple’s Q4 results Apple TV 4K HDR auto switching. iPhone X first impressions. iPhone X tips and tricks. Tips on using Live Photos.

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Maccast 2017.10.25

Wed, 25 Oct 2017 11:30:47 -0700

A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 631. Apple Pay rolls out to more countries. Apple blogs a bit about Siri. Prepare for iPhone X drought. Where do you buy your Apple Products? Mac mini still 'important' at Apple. Apple adds another TV exec. More on iOS 11 "wake" issue. Clearing up Apple TV "forced" 4K. 25 dollar Apple Watch for your Health data. Interview with Michael Simmons of Flexibits - Cardhop.

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Maccast 2017.10.16

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 21:52:26 -0700

A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 631. Apple releases iTunes 12.6.3 update. No, Apple is not slowing old iPhones. TrueDepth Camera and FaceID are the future. Apple Pay support coming to more ATMs. An Apple product in most US households. Apple acquires right to “Amazing Stories”. Apple looking to expand display options. KRACK WPA2 hack. Follow up on my carrier switch. Scan QR codes with iOS 11. Apple TV 4K with Ara Derderian. Thing of the Moment: Beasts of Balance.

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Maccast 2017.10.08

Sun, 08 Oct 2017 23:04:00 -0700

A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 630. Apple Music now has 30M subscribers. Will Apple make ARM based Macs? Apple acquires French AI startup. A couple iPhone 8s reported with bulging batteries. iPhone X shortages still very likely. iOS and macOS High Sierra updates. iPhone wake issue. Not just me. Understanding Apple’s new codecs. Questions about APFS. Optimizing macOS Storage. An iOS 11 and a Safari tip. Payment processors don't get Apple Pay.

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Maccast 2017.09.27

Wed, 27 Sep 2017 23:06:00 -0700

A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 629. The iPhone 8s and LTE Apple Watch are here. New iOS 11 info. Apple TV 4K stuff. macOS High Sierra arrives. iPhone X supplies look tighter than ever. Apple update Privacy site. Some iOS 11 and macOS High Sierra tips and tricks. Quick follow-up on "matched" tracks. Online Backup with Peter Cohen.

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Maccast 2017.09.17 - Apple's iPhone X Event

Sun, 17 Sep 2017 17:11:19 -0700

A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 628. Apple's Meet Us at Our Place Event. Apple Watch Series 3. Apple TV 4K. iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus. iPhone X. Thoughts and reactions to Apple's event announcements. Want to play with AR Kit? Try pCalc. Prepping for OS upgrades.

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Maccast 2017.09.09

Sat, 09 Sep 2017 23:23:00 -0700

A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 627. Big iOS GM leak ahead of launch. Consumer temp for iPhone 8, mild? Steve Jobs Theater prepped. Wild HomePod sightings. Apple ends Apple Music Festival. Apple wants 007. Your AirPods feedback. iTunes Matched, almost. Listener question grab bag.

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Maccast 2017.09.02

Sat, 02 Sep 2017 19:36:01 -0700

A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 626. Apple’s September is on the 12th. iOS 11 and High Sierra are coming too. Apple adds Accenture to iOS business partnership. Google AR Core shows why ARKit is HUGE. Smart Bands rumored, again. Apple Studios taking shape? Freedom vs. Car Service. Why Samsung Pay and not Apple Pay. Cleaning up contacts. Podcast app "Episode Unavailable". Siri do you know my name? Migrating iTunes library to an external drive.

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Maccast 2017.08.27

Sun, 27 Aug 2017 19:47:16 -0700

A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 624. Apple’s September event takes shape. iPhone 5s Secure Enclave hacked. iOS 11 features ‘panic’ mode. HomePod may require iOS device. Apple self-driving campus shuttle. Donate to Hurricane Harvey relief on iTunes. More Apple Pay feedback. Switching to T-Mobile. The power of polite persistence. iOS 11 split screen with "unopened" app. When you backup's backup fails. Thoughts for Crash Plan refugees Thing of the Moment: Anker Hard Drive Docking Station.

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Maccast 2017.08.16

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 23:48:00 -0700

A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 624. Apple’s #1 leaker, the HomePod. Slim details on Apple's AR glasses. Next Apple Watch may go LTE. 4K and the Apple Television. Apple Pay retail experience. New iOS 11 icons, can we talk? Another option for overseas data. Not all Thunderbolt 3 cables are equal.

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Maccast 2017.08.02 - iPad Pro Podcasting with Tim Chaten

Wed, 02 Aug 2017 01:22:51 -0700

A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Show 623. We get briefly into Apple's Q3 2017 results (spoiler: not too shabby) and then talk with Tim Chaten from the iPad Pros podcast (https://ipadpros.net) about using only an iPad Pro to record and produce podcasts.
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    Maccast 2017.07.28

    Fri, 28 Jul 2017 23:16:36 -0700

    A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 622. Apple's growing investment in OLED. Hints of Apple Watch 3 and other stuff. The final days of Flash. Sketchy promise of three US Apple factories. Jony Ive tidbits on Apple Park and AirPods. End of days for most iPods. The iPhone Upgrade Program "tax". More support for Apple Car as a service. Using iPhones. Promise, and danger, of AI. Is Apple Pay failing at retail? Hey Siri, iOS Fiddly. Quick Tip: Get 2-Factor code anytime.

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    Maccast 2017.07.21

    Fri, 21 Jul 2017 22:38:25 -0700

    A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 621. More iPhone 8 launch concerns. Mac sales flat in Q2. Apple launches Machine Learning 'blog'. Dreamworks founder pitches Apple new TV concept. Apple partners with electric vehicle battery manufacture. ARKit could be Apple's biggest tech advance in years. Guy upgrades a new iMac. A 'modular' Mac Pro. Understanding and managing kext files.

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    Maccast 2017.07.10

    Mon, 10 Jul 2017 02:01:25 -0700

    A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 620. Apple engineers join WebVR Community group. iPhone 8 Flash woes. iPhones might not wirelessly charge at launch. Apple video purchases and rentals lose ground. My current Apple setup. Pitfalls of upgrading older machines. Sharing Photos in Photos App.

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    Maccast 2017.07.05 - Nerdtacular 2017

    Wed, 05 Jul 2017 16:22:35 -0700

    A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 619. No Touch ID on iPhone 8? Add to Reading list IS in the Safari Toolbar. Pricing out an Apple Car Service. Nerdtacular 2017 - What the App is That?
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    Maccast 2017.076.24

    Sat, 24 Jun 2017 23:29:00 -0700

    A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 618. Rumored iPhone 8 designs crystalize. Apple in the "Mother of all AI Projects". Teardown reveals 10.5-inch iPad Pro secrets. Apple hopes all your med records belong to iPhone. Apple hires Sony TV execs. Computer History Museum interviews Forestall. Apple Store MacBook Air (aka Chicago). A few more iMac Pro details. Clarifying how Activation Lock works. Reading list. Music stuck on shuffle. Changing "from" in outgoing replies. A letter to Tim from Chelsea.

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    Maccast 2016.06.12

    Mon, 12 Jun 2017 23:02:49 -0700

    A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 616. Early HomePod impressions. More iCloud for your buck. What wasn't revealed at WWDC. More on Apple's new hardware. Common listener questions since WWDC. Keychain Access lock screen trick. Why do iPhones still get stolen?

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    Maccast 2017.06.05 - WWDC 2017 Keynote

    Mon, 05 Jun 2017 23:23:00 -0700

    A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 616. A special episode of the Maccast covering the Apple World Wide Developer Conference Keynote (WWDC) 2017. I rundown all the announcements and share my thought and opinions on everything.

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    Maccast 2017.05.28 - Three Amigos

    Sun, 28 May 2017 23:00:48 -0700

    A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 615. This week, a special "The Amigos" episode with David Sparks (http://www.macsparky.com) and Victor Cajiao. This time we discuss Apple's artificial intelligence (AI) strategy and how that may relate to Siri's future. We discuss the latest rumors about possible product announcements at Apple's World Wide Developers Conference (WWDC) and talk about how we each have interacted home automation into our homes. Plus we get a "Thing of the Moment" from each of the Amigos.

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    Adam - Letgo (https://www.letgo.com)

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    Maccast 2017.05.24

    Wed, 24 May 2017 22:10:47 -0700

    A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 614. Apple Watch 'Smart' Bands. Third party iCloud access lockdown. iPad updates seem to be looming. Macbooks at WWDC? Apple Stores introduce 'Today at Apple'. Probably no iPhone 8 surprises. What's next for iPhone. International Stories. No one is immune to hacking. Everyone's wrong on patent troll story. Don't toss your old keyboard. Can Siri learn from her mistakes?

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    Maccast 2017.05.13

    Sat, 13 May 2017 23:28:00 -0700

    A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 613. More on Apple Home Speaker. As go iPads, so goes tablets. Apple takes top "wearables" crown. Apple TV may finally get Prime Video. A week without iPhone 8 rumors? No. Apple's mapping "street team" expands territory. Older Apple Stores may get "refreshed". Corning is first Apple Advanced Manufacturing Fund recipient. More Wi-Fi location strangeness. Slay your Lightning bunnies. Siri as a home assistant. How to search for Apple help. Thing of the Moment: Artificial SuperIntelligence

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    Maccast 2017.05.02

    Tue, 02 May 2017 23:06:00 -0700

    A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 612. Apple's Q2 2017 Earnings. New week, more iPhone 8 leaks. Apple Music has more TV planned. OSX/Dok slips by Gatekeeper. Apple's Siri-based home assistant. Odds & ends. Mysterious case of moving location data. Older Apple TVs and 2-Factor Authentication. . Beware lightning bunnies.

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    Maccast 2017.04.25

    Tue, 25 Apr 2017 23:39:00 -0700

    A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 611. Will your next iPhone come this year? Lot's of Apple Store news this week. Carpool Karaoke stuck in traffic. Recent hires in AR and Satellites. Apple looks to micro-LEDs. Some clarification about AAC and chapters. Photo at wrong GPS location. iOS Screen Sharing. Apple Watch heart rate sensor trouble.

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    Maccast 2017.04.18

    Tue, 18 Apr 2017 23:23:00 -0700

    A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 610. Many faces, and backs, of iPhone 8. Diabetes monitor in future Apple Watch? Multiuser support may come to Apple TV. Apple get self-driving car permit. The 'Server-grade' iMacs. Do we need an iPad mini? Handling calls with Apple Watch. To defrag or not? The state of AAC in podcasting Thing of the Moment: Internet Archive Mac Software Library.

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    Maccast 2017.04.12

    Wed, 12 Apr 2017 20:17:56 -0700

    A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 609. A delayed iPhone announcement? Next Apple Watch may arrive in September. Apple Pay contracts up for renewal. No 8-core Mac Pro in store. Beats 1 studio in an Apple Store. File Vault 2 issues and concerns. DNS, VPN, and Email security. Thoughts on Clips. More Terminal path tricks. Apple Pay and refunds.

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    Maccast 2017.04.04

    Tue, 04 Apr 2017 23:38:00 -0700

    A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 608. New Mac Pros and more! Strange iPhone 'Edition' rumors. Future iOS device may have Apple GPUs. Apple Music leads in unique monthly users. New iPad torn down. YAATVB - Yet Another Apple TV Bundle. iOS 10.3.1 update. Clarifying why "mini" Player isn't "mini". Some follow ups from last show. A quick talk about VPN. Strange files in the HD root. Show invisible files in macOS Finder.

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    Maccast 2017.03.28

    Tue, 28 Mar 2017 23:21:00 -0700

    A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 607. New iPad, but not Pro. What about "new" iPads? Hackers claim to have your iCloud password. Apple acquires Workflow. Apple Pay coming to ATMs. Apple's latest OS and software updates. Password reset, needs new keychain. In defense of CarPlay. iTunes 12.6 may have gone too far (for me). What your Mac tells Apple. Text message forwarding to Mac. Running Mac anti-virus.

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    Maccast 2017.03.20

    Mon, 20 Mar 2017 23:52:00 -0700

    A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 606. New iPad Pros this week? More expensive iPhone, blame the parts. Apple hires security researcher Jonathan Zdziarski. More 5th Gen Apple TV evidence. International news. You now have more time to buy AppleCare+. Apple's AR timeline gets some clarity. "The" wake from sleep monitor fix. How secure is your macOS user account? Apple Car play disappointment. Do more with your Live Photos.

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    Maccast 2017.03.12

    Sun, 12 Mar 2017 23:25:14 -0700

    A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 605. iPhone 8 ports, screens, and more. Apple's has "thousands" working on AR. Tim Cook says Apple will "do more in the pro area". Apple Pay expands to more countries. Apple Watch shipments continue growth. Apple looking for "original content" partners. iPad event predicted for early April. Apple already patched many CIA exploits. Have you tried Swift Playgrounds? About the AirPods sound quality. Restart a Mac from the keyboard. Quick Tip Join CD tracks in iTunes. Thing of the Moment: Bumpr.

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