Maccast 2017.10.16

Written by: Adam Christianson

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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

Written by: Adam Christianson

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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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  • IPadPros.net (iTunes )
  • iPod Evolution by Tim Chaten (iBooks)
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    Maccast 2017.07.28

    Written by: Adam Christianson

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    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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