Mac Power Users

Mac Power Users

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Learn about getting the most from your Apple technology with focused topics and workflow guests. Creating Mac Power Users, one geek at a time since 2009. Hosted by David Sparks and Katie Floyd.

Episodes

Mac Power Users 353: Setting Up a New Mac  

Katie (and David!) dive deep on setting up a new Mac.

Mac Power Users 352: Workflows with Ian Byrd  

Ian Byrd is a former teacher and professional speaker who shares his workflows and tips for giving full-day lectures and workshops, writing, video production and more. Thanks to MPU listener Jigar Talati for help with the shownotes this week!

Mac Power Users 351: 2016 Holiday Geek Gift Guide  

Katie and David share some of their favorite geek gift ideas for that special person in your life this holiday season … or maybe even yourself.

Mac Power Users 350: Accessibility Workflows with Shelly Brisbin  

Shelly Brisbin stops by to talk about Accessibility and gives us a run down of the various Accessibility features and options available on Mac and iOS, how they can be used, what developers can do to make their Apps more accessible and how we can help friends and family use these features.

Mac Power Users 349: MPU+: A Corn-u-copia of Nerdiness  

Katie and David have a lot of feedback this month on the iCloud vs. Dropbox debate, macOS Sierra, more on the new MacBook Pro, and Katie is super-excited about her VESA mount.

Mac Power Users 348: Managing Subscriptions  

In this new App economy it seems more and more apps and services are going to a subscription pricing model. We talk about subscription pricing generally, tips for taming your subscriptions and the subscription services we use.

Mac Power Users 347: New MacBooks!  

Katie and David weigh in on Apple's "Hello Again" event and the new MacBooks.

Mac Power Users 346: Casey Liss: App Programer  

Casey Liss returns to MPU to talk about his new gig, how his Mac and iOS workflows have changed, gear for geek parents and how he uses his Synology NAS. Thanks to MPU listener Jigar Talati for help with the shownotes this week!

Mac Power Users 345: Cloud Wars: iCloud and Dropbox  

Katie and David are joined by David Chartier to discuss whether or not Dropbox and iCloud are up to the task of cloud-based file storage. Thanks to MPU listener Jigar Talati for help with the shownotes this week!

Mac Power Users 344: MPU+: Hello Computer  

The "Live" show has been renamed MPU+. We discuss what to do with Macs that Sierra has left behind, the problem with "free" software, Network vs. Direct Attached storage, listeners share their feedback on Amazon and tips for using Ulysses and Scrivener. We also learn how to print to PDF from Apple Mail and much more. Thanks to MPU listener Jigar Talati for help with the shownotes this week!

Mac Power Users 343: Workflows with Serenity Caldwell  

iMore writer and artist Serenity Caldwell joins the Mac Power Users to talk about the iPad, Mac, the new iPhone, and artist workflows. Thanks to MPU listener [Jigar Talati](https://twitter.com/thescarbro) for help with the shownotes this week!

Mac Power Users 342: macOS Sierra  

Katie and David dive deep into the new features of macOS Sierra and discuss best practices for upgrading and some major incompatibilities. We also discuss the new watchOS. Thanks to MPU listener Jigar Talati for help with the shownotes this week!

Mac Power Users 341: iOS 10  

Katie and David break down the new iOS 10 update for iPhone and iPad. Thanks to MPU listener Jigar Talati for help with the shownotes this week!

Mac Power Users 340: GTD Workflows with Mike Williams  

Mike Williams, President and CEO of the David Allen Company joins Katie and David to talk about the GTD methodology, the tech he uses to get things done, implementing the 5 steps and common pitfalls and solutions. Thanks to MPU listener Jigar Talati for help with the shownotes this week!

Mac Power Users 339: iPhone 7 and Apple Watch Series 2  

Katie and David break down Apple's announcements at its September 7 Keynote including iPhone 7, Apple Watch Series 2, and all of Katie's favorite games.

Mac Power Users 338: Scrivener and Ulysses  

David and Katie dive deep on fiddly writing apps Scrivener and Ulysses. We talk about how these apps work, their features, the good, the bad and the best use cases. Thanks to MPU listener Jigar Talati for help with the shownotes this week!

Mac Power Users 337: Workflows with Father Gabriel  

Catholic priest and geek, Gabriel Mosher, joins us to explain how he uses technology to get his work done. Topics include time and attention, research and writing, presentations, and project management.

Mac Power Users 336: iPhone Productivity  

David and Katie share some of the most efficient productivity tasks and apps appropriate for the iPhone. Topics include calendars and contacts, email, task management, scanning, writing, and additional utilities for productivity.

Mac Power Users 335: Workflows with John Voorhees  

David and Katie chat with John Voorhees about software development and writing for MacStories all while juggling a busy day job.

Mac Power Users 334: MPU Live: "She Can't Take It Anymore, Captain!"  

Victor Cajiao discusses all the steps of producing a modern music album, we help troubleshoot an accidentally reformatted hard drive, discuss password schemes, using a ScanSnap for photos, share listener feedback on our Special Event and Keynote shows, discuss options for Evernote and share listener tips.

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