Maccast 2016.02.07

Written by: Adam Christianson

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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

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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 Members 195 – Adaptation

Written by: Adam Christianson

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A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 195. I’ve been thinking lately about adaptation. Not the 2002 movie starring Nicholas Cage, but the need or ability to change in response to the imposed conditions. There are many reasons I’ve been pondering this and I thought it could make a good starting point for us to have a conversation, so that’s what I’m going to do in this episode.

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Maccast 2016.01.21 – The Amigos

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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

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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

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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

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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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Maccast 2015.12.20

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A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 553. Apple delays TV service. Apple Watch is top smartwatch. Apple moving to make it’s own GPUs. Apple buys more land in San Jose. Apple secret Taiwanese Lab. Jobs movie out, but not down. The case of case bulge. Next iPads and iPhones. Apple reorgs the org. Sharing iCloud Contacts. Family Sharing and location. Stop iTunes battery drain. Shhh, Siri! iTunes Match vs. Apple Music. Thing of the Moment: Pigment

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Maccast 2015.12.12 – Scott Johnson

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A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 552. An interview with Scott Johnson. Scott is a web comic artist and creator of the My Extra Life comic. He also if the founder an creator of the Frogpants Studios podcast network with shows like The Instance, the Morning Stream, and Film Sack. In addition he created the Nerdtacular conference a yearly event for fan of his podcast network celebrating the show, gaming, comics, and geek culture.

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Maccast 2015.12.07

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A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 551. Rumors of Macbook Air updates. iPad Pro’s 12-cluster GPU. Apple explores next iPhone features. New Apple TV obsolete in months. Questions about Family Sharing. Managing iCloud Storage. Troubleshooting with Console. Different types of NAS.

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