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 2017.076.24  

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:

eMaccast 2017.02.28  

An enhanced podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 604. iPad Event when and what? Next iPhone may see in 3D. Apple dubs new 'spaceship' Apple Park. Apple OKs 3rd party iPhone screen repairs. Feedback on Paste and Match Style. A couple of listener tips. The Apple Car exists (or did). Interview with Scott Johnson.

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eMaccast 2017.02.15  

An enhanced podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 603. Apple's Apple Pay fight in Australia. Apple's interest in AR continues. Another 'new' Apple connector? Apple's new campus as detailed as it's products. Software and Mac updates. Apple TV news. Apple Watch leads the market. Having the 'next' iPhone will cost you. Apple suspends sales of LG UltraFine 5K Display. Apple's 'record breaking' quarter. More alternatives to Time Capsule backups. Understanding Apple File System. Paste as plain text. Importing Photos on an older Mac. Thing of the Moment: Hidden Folks.

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eMaccast 2017.02.05  

An enhanced podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 602. Apple rocks their Q1 2017 earnings. Apple Watch power bands. Apple's new beta have some nice surprises. Apple continues manufacturing deals. Apple moves International iTunes to Ireland. LG 5K displays have wi-fi issue. Rumors of ARM based Macs are back. TV app limited without wi-fi. Mail.app Drafts folder duplicates. Question about Siri and Apple Maps. How to hobble your Touch Bar.

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eMaccast 2017.01.28 - The Amigos  
An enhanced podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 601. This week, a special "The Amigos" episode with David Sparks (MacSparky), Ken Ray (Mac OS Ken) and Victor Cajiao (3 Nerd Things). This time we discuss Apple's Apple Music and media content strategy, how we think Apple did in 2016 and what we hope to see from Apple in 2017, and the future for Apple's Siri technology in the next version of iOS. Plus we get a "Thing of the Moment" from each of the Amigos.
Things of the Moment Dave - Trackr Bravo Ken - Capto Victor - OWC USB-C Docks Adam - Setapp

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eMaccast 2017.01.23  

An enhanced podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 600. How AirPods pair automagically. Foxconn considers US LCD plant. Apple increases Apple TV app size limit. Next iPhone more waterproofier. Apple Music will be more than Music. More rumors of MacBook Pro updates. Qualcomm accused of bullying Apple. Ready for Apple Pencil 2? Software updates for all the things. Using SD cards to expand laptop storage. Network backups after Time Capsule. Sending Messages with Apple Watch. Thing of the Moment: LittleBits.

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