Maccast 2016.08.22

Written by: Adam Christianson

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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

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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

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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

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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

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Download today’s show here! podcast-mini2.gif MC20160720.mp3 [56.5MB 00:52:53 128kbps]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 Members 199 – Beta Test

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A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 199. You have now unwittingly become a beta tester for the Maccast. I’m currently on vacation and wanted to take the opportunity to see if I could do a podcast entirely using only the iPad Pro. This is the trial episode. It’s a bit shorter than normal, but I explain the set up, why I’m doing this, and what you can expect for the next couple shows.

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Maccast 2016.07.06

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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

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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

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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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Brian on Twitter
Brian’s posts on Quora
Brian’s posts on Medium

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Maccast 2016.06.14 – WWDC 2016

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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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