MacCast - For Mac Geeks, by Mac Geeks

by Adam Christianson (Mac Geek)

A podcast for Mac geeks by Mac geeks

  

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Maccast 2017.09.17 - Apple's iPhone X Event

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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Posted on 18 September 2017 | 12:11 am


Maccast 2017.09.09

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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Posted on 10 September 2017 | 6:23 am


Maccast 2017.09.02

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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Posted on 3 September 2017 | 2:36 am


Maccast 2017.08.27

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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Posted on 28 August 2017 | 2:47 am


Maccast 2017.08.16

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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Posted on 17 August 2017 | 6:48 am


Maccast 2017.08.02 - iPad Pro Podcasting with Tim Chaten

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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  • Jason Snell’s Podcasting Posts
  • IPadPros.net (iTunes )
  • iPod Evolution by Tim Chaten (iBooks)
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    Posted on 2 August 2017 | 8:22 am


    Maccast 2017.07.28

    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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    Posted on 29 July 2017 | 6:16 am


    Maccast 2017.07.21

    A 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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    Posted on 22 July 2017 | 5:38 am


    Maccast 2017.07.10

    A 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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    Posted on 10 July 2017 | 9:01 am