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 2021.01.17

A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 773. Mac sales growth in 2020. Apple TV+ gets Samberg / Stiller Sci-fi Dramedy. Rumored images of new iPad Pro. Apple maybe testing in-screen TouchID. New Macbook Pros with ‘significant’ design changes. New iMacs and New Displays. Big Sur Community Feedback. Use iMac as a display. Get “full” Apple TV+ descriptions. Storing “paperless” documents.

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Posted on 18 January 2021 | 7:44 am


Maccast 2021.01.10

A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 772. Our first look at AirTags, Apple’s first AR product, Apple my partner with Hyundai for Apple Car, New features coming to iPhone 13, 2021 iPad Changes, Apple Silicon marketshare expected to increase in 2021, Big Sur: First impressions, Thunderbolt / USB 4 Explained, Move Files to iPad, Formatting Mac for Clean Install.

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Posted on 11 January 2021 | 7:07 am


Maccast 2021.01.03

A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 771. HomePod mini update expands charger support. Rumor of AirPods Pro in two sizes. iPhone get most Xmas activations. Apple continues to explore 'foldable'. My Fitness+ review. The Apps that made me.

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Posted on 4 January 2021 | 7:35 am


Maccast 2020.12.27

A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 770. 2020 was not too bad for Apple. Year-end speculation turns to Apple Car. A Gaming focused Apple TV. The Verizon 5G dupe. New Macs RAM vs SSD. Fitness+ Community reviews. A community thank you.

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Posted on 28 December 2020 | 7:56 am


Maccast 2020.12.20

A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 769. iPhone 13 Pro may get 120Hz Display. Apple launches Fitness+. More rumors of new Apple TV. Apple may ramp up iPhone production. Apple rolled out App Privacy labels. AirPods Max reviews. Apple expands Maps 'Look Around'. Apple closes 100 retail stores. More on external drives. My "NAS" backup solution. Advice on Music Memos. Thing of the Moment: Anker PowerExpand Elite 13-in-1 Thunderbolt 3 Dock

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Posted on 21 December 2020 | 7:40 am


Maccast 2020.12.13

A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 767. Apple’s AirPods Max. Apple’s M1 is just the beginning. Apple Fitness+ will launch December 14th. Apple changes leads on car project. Apple is serious about privacy features. New iPad this Spring. Next for iPhone. Apple TV+ News. Alternatives to Apple Podcasts. iPhone 12 Power issues. Where are multi-port USB-C Chargers? Best drive for your Photo Library. See software update history. Thing of the Moment: Anker Nano

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Posted on 13 December 2020 | 11:26 am


Maccast 2020.12.05

A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 766. iPad Pro may also get OLED. The ‘portless’ iPhone. M1 Mac run with up to six displays. Apple teasing Fitness+. MagSafe Duo chargers now available. Some reports of iPhone 12 issues. One more thing in 2020. A few more Apple TV+ docuseries. M1 reactions from the community. Manually migrating Podcasts. Many devices. Many Notifications. Taking Smaller Screenshots. To clean install or not clean install. Thing of the Moment: macOSicons

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Posted on 6 December 2020 | 7:53 am


Maccast 2020.11.23 - HomeKit & HomeBridge with Ara Derderian

A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 765. A special episode of the Maccast discussing HomeKit and HomeBridge with my friend Ara Derderian (@ocreclaimedtreasures) from the HTGuys podcast

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HOOBS
Insteon
LifX
iDevices
MyQ
Hue
Eve
Ring
Wyze
Eufy

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Posted on 24 November 2020 | 7:18 am


Maccast 2020.11.22

A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 764. Apple’s M1 continues to impress. Apple’s record Mac Quarter. iPhone 12 mini teardown. Apple’s web podcast player. Apple reduces App Store fees. Apple returns Peanuts to broadcast TV. Apple to bring ‘Tetris’ movie to Apple TV+. Correction on M1 memory. 20W USB-C “flat” charger. Site tracks ‘Universal’ apps. Resurrecting a 2006 Mac mini.

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Posted on 23 November 2020 | 7:22 am