MacCast - For Mac Geeks, by Mac Geeks

by Adam Christianson (Mac Geek)

A show for Mac geeks by Mac geeks. Covers everything Apple, macOS, iOS, and more. Keep up to date on the latest Apple rumors, commentary, and news. Throw in technology tips and tricks for your Mac, iPhone, iPad, iPod, Apple TV, and more. Plus listener questions with helpful feedback and general technology geekery and you have the Maccast. Enjoy!

  

Latest Episodes

Maccast 2018.08.16 - Podfeet Edition

A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 668. On this episode I'm joined by my good friend Allison Sheridan from the Nosillacast Podcast. In this weeks news we look at: Group FaceTime out, for now. Is Apple gonna make a car? Apple Pencil support for 2018 iPhones. AirPods Wireless Charging Case. AirPower Mat. New MacBooks and MacBook Airs. Then Allison and I talk about Siri, HomePods, and Home Automation. Allison's mind mapping obsession and some of her productivity tips. Can an AC battery charge your MacBook Pro? How automation and help most of us.

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Posted on 17 August 2018 | 4:43 am


Maccast 2018.08.07

A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 667. About those low Mac numbers. Apple Pay smells success. Apple ends affiliate program for Apps. iOS 12s "leaky" icons. HomePod gets it's "smart speaker' share. Apple is first "trillion dollar" company. Reverse audio in GarageBand. A call from the top. What Siri needs to "work on". Thing of the Moment: Breaker.

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Posted on 8 August 2018 | 12:59 am


Maccast 2018.07.31

A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 666. Apple's Q3 2018 results. Triple iPhone Update imminent. Siri performs well in AI testing. MacBook Pro T2 chip shutdowns. Apple possibly working on 'Time Bandits' series. Apple has forced developers to subscriptions. Startup Security Utility booting new MacBook Pro. Cross-platform encrypted disk images. Using USB Restricted Mode.

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Posted on 1 August 2018 | 6:48 am


Maccast 2018.07.24

An enhanced podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 665. The Macbook Pro 'thermal' controversy. Apple might limit USB-C fast charging. Apple has more autonomous cars on CA roads. Surprise, keyboard membranes block debris. Combining video files. Radio on the HomePod. Torture testing AirPods.

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Posted on 25 July 2018 | 6:18 am


Maccast 2018.07.06

A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 663. Future of AirPods. Apple expands iPhone production in India. Goodbye Samsung. Hello LG. iOS 12 reveals "FaceID" iPad. Apple considers entertainment "bundle". Apple does it's own Maps. New Mac and iPad references in Eurasia. Follow-ups on DVD ripping. More on subscription pricing. Passwords and 1Password. Know your IP ratings.

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Posted on 7 July 2018 | 6:28 am


Maccast 2018.06.24

A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 662. Apple Pay in Norwa. Apple does deal with Sesame Workshop. Your iPhone could replace your car keys. Air Power may arrive after a year. GarageBand update could make you a musician. Apple announces 'sticky key' program. Mac Hardware cycle feedback. iCloud Drive vs. On My Device. My DVD ripping workflow. Playlist shifting.

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Posted on 25 June 2018 | 6:23 am


Maccast 2018.06.19

A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 661. USB-C iPhone? Apple tightens Contacts rules for Apps. Apple acknowledges USB lockout. Apple's worldwide video continues growth. International news roundup. iWork gets audio annotations. Notability for Mac. State of gaming on the Mac. iCal always wants password, ugh.
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Posted on 20 June 2018 | 6:40 am


Maccast 2018.06.12

A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 660. Lower cost for 2018 iPhones? iOS 12 'evidence' of TrueDepth iPad. More details on Mac iOS porting. Apple orders J.J. Abrams and Sara Bareilles show. Apple Watch Face-off lawsuit. Proof FaceID sucks. Open FaceTime. What happened? Backing up apps, updated apps, and stuff. Thing of the Moment: Notability.

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Posted on 13 June 2018 | 2:31 am


Maccast 2018.06.04 - WWDC 2018

A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 659. WWDC 2018 coverage. iOS 12. watchOS 5 tvOS 12. macOS Mojave.

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Posted on 5 June 2018 | 6:08 am