Maccast 2014.12.26

Written by: Adam Christianson

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A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 510. BBC shines harsh light on Apple supplier. iPhone sales boom over holidays. Apple TV Watch ABC. Apple Pay continues winning consumers. Apple patches NTP security issue. Dealing with adware. Setting a silent alarm in iOS. Duplicate iTunes “gifts”.

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Maccast 2014.12.18

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A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 509. Next gen A9 chip production. Apple about faces on App rejections. New ‘Made for i’ guidelines. 2015 the year of HomeKit? Apple wins iPod anti-trust case. Apple Pay gears for Expansion. TouchID and 5th Amendment. Mac network service order. Does turning off iCloud have to be frightening? Changing Mail swipe gestures. Fixing a Safari pop-up DOS.

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Maccast 2014.12.11

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A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 508. The ghost of Fairplay’s past. Is Apple’s security too strong? Development with our Apple Overlords. Apple TV adds even more “channels”. Latest in Apple numbers. iOS 8.1.2 released. Apple Watch production starts soon? Delete ‘All’ Music in iOS. Victor’s Apple Watch thoughts. Know your iCloud 2-factor recovery key. OS X Dictation Commands.

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Maccast Members 183 – Catching up with Victor

Written by: Adam Christianson

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A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 183. A special episode of the Maccast where we catch up with our old friend Victor Cajiao. Victor has been on hiatus, but has re-emerged and I grabbed him to get his opinions on the latest gear from Apple. Victor and I talk about the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus, his digital Photography, then 27-inch Retina iMac, and the Apple Watch. Plus, we get the exclusive announcement of his new show with George Starcher called Artechulate.

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Maccast 2014.11.30

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A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 507. Apple tightens up manufacturing partners. GT Advanced fallout continues. Devs get 10.10.2 Yosemite Beta. A8 may have more power than advertised. Analyst expects big 4Q Apple numbers. Apple updates Apple Watch site. Rumored schematics for 12-inch iPad. Shutdown, Sleep, Restart shortcuts. Screenshot to clipboard. Another iOS developer’s story. Fix OS X Yosemite gigantasave sheet. Text Edit, iCloud, and iOS (Brett Terpstra’s iOS Text Editors List). Clean iTunes Music Match Storage.

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Maccast 2014.11.20

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A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 506. Mythical iPad Pro has production delays. iOS 8 adoption nears 60 percent. Digging deeper into the A8X. Reports of delays in Retina iMac Shipments. iOS 8.1.1 and OS X 10.10.1. HomeKit devices coming. Apple Watch details come with WatchKit. Odds and ends. Peer to Peer AirPlay. Clearing up Handoff vs. Continuity. Is AppleCare worth it for iOS devices? OS X Yosemite, SSD, and TRIM. Using Grab for Screenshots. Shutdown your Mac with Spotlight.

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Maccast 2014.11.09

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A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 505. Apple’s Beats work goes on. Rumors of iPad Pro continue. Getting closer to an Apple Watch. OS X sends unsaved docs to iCloud. iOS 8.1.1 beta out to devs. Apple numbers up for Phones and macs. Camera Roll crashing bug. iPhone 6 glass. iOS photo filter effects don’t transfer. Interview: Developing iPhone apps with Ditty Labs makers of Top Word. OS X Yosemite Quick Tip.

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Maccast Members 182 – OS X Yosemite Tips & Tricks

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A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 182. With OS X Yosemite hitting the streets last month you may or may not have made the leap. If you you’re like me you haven’t yet and might want some advice on when to jump and how to prepare. If you have upgraded you may still be finding your way around and want to learn about the new features along with tips and tricks. In this episode we are going to dive into Yosemite and hopefully cover both these areas.

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Maccast 2014.10.30

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A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Show 504. Apple rocks the quarterly results. New iMac and Mac mini torn down and benchmarked. iOS 8.1 better, but still some rough edges. The battle over Apple Pay begins. iPad Air 2 specs revealed. That GT Advanced thing. Hacking Continuity on older Macs. Fix for iTunes 12 manual music sync. OS X Mavericks gone from App Store. iOS Keyboards not allowed for Safari passwords. Startup Items not working in OS X Yosemite. OS X Yosemite’s batch re-name feature. Managing OS X Mail Attachments.

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Maccast 2014.10.17 – Apple’s 10.16.2014 Event

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A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 503. Apple’s next event 10.16.2014. Updates on Apple Pay and the Apple Watch. Brand new iPads in the form of the iPad Air 2 and iPad mini 3. An awesome new Retina 5K iMac and the updated Mac mini. Plus, Kelly Guimont from The Mac Observer stops in to share her thoughts and the latest new tech from Apple.

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