MacCast (Enhanced) - For Mac Geeks, by Mac Geeks

MacCast (Enhanced) - For Mac Geeks, by Mac Geeks

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A podcast for Mac geeks by Mac geeks. (Enhanced AAC edition)

Episodes

eMaccast 2017.08.02 - iPad Pro Podcasting with Tim Chaten  

An enhanced 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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Hardware iPad Pro - WiFi (2nd Gen, 512GB) Zoom iQ6 Blue Spark Digital ($200) Shure MV88 ($150) Audio-Technica ATR-2100-USB (USB and XLR dynamic) ($70) Zoom H6 ($350) MobileLite G3 ($25 at BestBuy) Software Ferrite Other stuffJason Snell’s Podcasting Posts IPadPros.net (iTunes ) iPod Evolution by Tim Chaten (iBooks)

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eMaccast 2017.07.28  

An enhanced 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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eMaccast 2017.07.21  

An enhanced podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 621. More iPhone 8 launch concerns. Mac sales flat in Q2. Apple launches Machine Learning 'blog'. Dreamworks founder pitches Apple new TV concept. Apple partners with electric vehicle battery manufacture. ARKit could be Apple's biggest tech advance in years. Guy upgrades a new iMac. A 'modular' Mac Pro. Understanding and managing kext files.

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eMaccast 2017.07.10  

An enhanced podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 620. Apple engineers join WebVR Community group. iPhone 8 Flash woes. iPhones might not wirelessly charge at launch. Apple video purchases and rentals lose ground. My current Apple setup. Pitfalls of upgrading older machines. Sharing Photos in Photos App.

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eMaccast 2017.07.05 - Nerdtacular 2017  
A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 619. No Touch ID on iPhone 8? Add to Reading list IS in the Safari Toolbar. Pricing out an Apple Car Service. Nerdtacular 2017 - What the App is That?
What the App is That? Picks Scott Johnson - Procreate Hammond Chamberlain - Lauchpad Brian Ibbott - Poke Genie Dan Patriss - Colt Express Tom Merritt - Memrise

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eMaccast 2017.076.24  

An enhanced podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 618. Rumored iPhone 8 designs crystalize. Apple in the "Mother of all AI Projects". Teardown reveals 10.5-inch iPad Pro secrets. Apple hopes all your med records belong to iPhone. Apple hires Sony TV execs. Computer History Museum interviews Forestall. Apple Store MacBook Air (aka Chicago). A few more iMac Pro details. Clarifying how Activation Lock works. Reading list. Music stuck on shuffle. Changing "from" in outgoing replies. A letter to Tim from Chelsea.

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eMaccast 2016.06.12  

A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 616. Early HomePod impressions. More iCloud for your buck. What wasn't revealed at WWDC. More on Apple's new hardware. Common listener questions since WWDC. Keychain Access lock screen trick. Why do iPhones still get stolen?

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eMaccast 2017.06.05 - WWDC 2017 Keynote  

An enhanced podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 616. A special episode of the Maccast covering the Apple World Wide Developer Conference Keynote (WWDC) 2017. I rundown all the announcements and share my thought and opinions on everything.

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eMaccast 2017.05.28 - Three Amigos  

An enhanced podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 615. This week, a special "The Amigos" episode with David Sparks (http://www.macsparky.com) and Victor Cajiao. This time we discuss Apple's artificial intelligence (AI) strategy and how that may relate to Siri's future. We discuss the latest rumors about possible product announcements at Apple's World Wide Developers Conference (WWDC) and talk about how we each have interacted home automation into our homes. Plus we get a "Thing of the Moment" from each of the Amigos.

Things of the Moment
Dave - Studio Neat Glif (https://www.studioneat.com/products/glif)
Victor - Topaz Labs Studio (http://web.topazlabs.com)
Adam - Letgo (https://www.letgo.com)

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eMaccast 2017.05.24  

An enhanced podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 614. Apple Watch 'Smart' Bands. Third party iCloud access lockdown. iPad updates seem to be looming. Macbooks at WWDC? Apple Stores introduce 'Today at Apple'. Probably no iPhone 8 surprises. What's next for iPhone. International Stories. No one is immune to hacking. Everyone's wrong on patent troll story. Don't toss your old keyboard. Can Siri learn from her mistakes?

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eMaccast 2017.05.13  

An enhanced podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 613. More on Apple Home Speaker. As go iPads, so goes tablets. Apple takes top "wearables" crown. Apple TV may finally get Prime Video. A week without iPhone 8 rumors? No. Apple's mapping "street team" expands territory. Older Apple Stores may get "refreshed". Corning is first Apple Advanced Manufacturing Fund recipient. More Wi-Fi location strangeness. Slay your Lightning bunnies. Siri as a home assistant. How to search for Apple help. Thing of the Moment: Artificial SuperIntelligence

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eMaccast 2017.05.02  

An enhanced podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 612. Apple's Q2 2017 Earnings. New week, more iPhone 8 leaks. Apple Music has more TV planned. OSX/Dok slips by Gatekeeper. Apple's Siri-based home assistant. Odds & ends. Mysterious case of moving location data. Older Apple TVs and 2-Factor Authentication. . Beware lightning bunnies.

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eMaccast 2017.04.25  

An enhanced podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 611. Will your next iPhone come this year? Lot's of Apple Store news this week. Carpool Karaoke stuck in traffic. Recent hires in AR and Satellites. Apple looks to micro-LEDs. Some clarification about AAC and chapters. Photo at wrong GPS location. iOS Screen Sharing. Apple Watch heart rate sensor trouble.

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eMaccast 2017.04.18  

An enhanced podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 610. Many faces, and backs, of iPhone 8. Diabetes monitor in future Apple Watch? Multiuser support may come to Apple TV. Apple get self-driving car permit. The 'Server-grade' iMacs. Do we need an iPad mini? Handling calls with Apple Watch. To defrag or not? The state of AAC in podcasting Thing of the Moment: Internet Archive Mac Software Library.

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eMaccast 2017.04.12  

An enhanced podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 609. A delayed iPhone announcement? Next Apple Watch may arrive in September. Apple Pay contracts up for renewal. No 8-core Mac Pro in store. Beats 1 studio in an Apple Store. File Vault 2 issues and concerns. DNS, VPN, and Email security. Thoughts on Clips. More Terminal path tricks. Apple Pay and refunds.

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eMaccast 2017.04.04  

An enhanced podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 608. New Mac Pros and more! Strange iPhone 'Edition' rumors. Future iOS device may have Apple GPUs. Apple Music leads in unique monthly users. New iPad torn down. YAATVB - Yet Another Apple TV Bundle. iOS 10.3.1 update. Clarifying why "mini" Player isn't "mini". Some follow ups from last show. A quick talk about VPN. Strange files in the HD root. Show invisible files in macOS Finder.

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eMaccast 2017.03.28  

An enhanced podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 607. New iPad, but not Pro. What about "new" iPads? Hackers claim to have your iCloud password. Apple acquires Workflow. Apple Pay coming to ATMs. Apple's latest OS and software updates. Password reset, needs new keychain. In defense of CarPlay. iTunes 12.6 may have gone too far (for me). What your Mac tells Apple. Text message forwarding to Mac. Running Mac anti-virus.

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eMaccast 2017.03.20  

An enhanced podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 606. New iPad Pros this week? More expensive iPhone, blame the parts. Apple hires security researcher Jonathan Zdziarski. More 5th Gen Apple TV evidence. International news. You now have more time to buy AppleCare+. Apple's AR timeline gets some clarity. "The" wake from sleep monitor fix. How secure is your macOS user account? Apple Car play disappointment. Do more with your Live Photos.

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eMaccast 2017.03.12  

An enhanced podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 605. iPhone 8 ports, screens, and more. Apple's has "thousands" working on AR. Tim Cook says Apple will "do more in the pro area". Apple Pay expands to more countries. Apple Watch shipments continue growth. Apple looking for "original content" partners. iPad event predicted for early April. Apple already patched many CIA exploits. Have you tried Swift Playgrounds? About the AirPods sound quality. Restart a Mac from the keyboard. Quick Tip Join CD tracks in iTunes. Thing of the Moment:

eMaccast 2016.03.12  

An enhanced podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 605. iPhone 8 ports, screens, and more. Apple's has "thousands" working on AR. Tim Cook says Apple will "do more in the pro area". Apple Pay expands to more countries. Apple Watch shipments continue growth. Apple looking for "original content" partners. iPad event predicted for early April. Apple already patched many CIA exploits. Have you tried Swift Playgrounds? About the AirPods sound quality. Restart a Mac from the keyboard. Quick Tip Join CD tracks in iTunes. Thing of the Moment:

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