Episodes
An enhanced podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 752. Apple has great Q3. Apple updates the iMac Line. iPhone 12 will be “a few weeks late”. Phil Schiller reduces role at Apple. Next Apple Watch could bring blood oxygen monitoring. Apple “Everything” Gift Cards. iPhone as Payment Terminals. “Unpatchable” Secure Enclave hack. Apple TV+ adds another “first look” deal. App Store App Easter Egg. Archiving Messages. Lock and hide a folder. Remote launch App on...
Published 08/10/20
An enhanced podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 751. iPhone SE sales strong. Are new iMacs coming. Apple greening their supply chain. “Periscope” lenses and future iPhones. 2020 iPhone release delayed. Apple picks up ‘Shining Girls’. Find My App 3rd Party support questions. Apple SiMacs. About ‘optimize’ storage. Some more on iCloud Drive. Special thanks to our sponsors: ————————————————————————————————————— Smile - Check out PDFpen Linode - Cloud Hosting...
Published 07/27/20
An enhanced podcast about all things Macintosh. Mac shipments are up. More RAM in 12 Pro. Kuo outlines Apple Silicon Mac Lineup. Apple AR Semitransparent Lenses. New OS updates. In Apple TV+ News. Apple Maps in Finland, Norway, and Sweden. The Lexus of Mesh. Feedback on IAP subscriptions. Migrating Notes. iCloud Drive Folder Sharing. Special thanks to our sponsors: ———————————————————————————————— CacheFly Raycon
Published 07/16/20
An enhanced podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 749. WWDC Announcements. Latest iPhone 12 stuff. Other rumors. Feedback on IAP subscriptions. In defense of Hanx. Are iOS apps reading your text? Lots of router questions. Radio in Apple Music. Back to School Backup. Special thanks to our sponsor: ———————————————————————————————— Linode - Cloud Hosting for you
Published 07/09/20
An enhanced podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 748. iPhone 12 blanks hint at design. New 16-inch MacBook Pro GPU. App Store rules, still pissing off developers. Could AirPower be back? WWDC is nigh. Why ARM Matters. Your old videos may not play in latest macOS. Digitizing old cassettes. Special thanks to our sponsors: ——————————————————————————————————— Smile - Check out TextExpander Linode - Cloud Hosting for you Shownotes in: HTML or OPML Subscribe...
Published 06/22/20
An enhanced podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 747. Rumors of Lightings death… iPhone 2021 mock-up fakety fake. The bundle is coming. Apple’s open source ‘Password Manager Resources’. Not the ‘green’ iPhone you want. Could WWDC bring ARM? Could it also bring new iMacs? iBooks Author discontinued. More iPads may support Magic Keyboard. Follow-up tip. Who needs a Lightning connector? Help with Airport Airplay issues. Persistent ‘microphone’ icon. Special...
Published 06/14/20
An enhanced podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 746. Health Features in future AirPods. Here’s an iPhone twist… Smart Connector. iPhone 11 now the world’s top phone. macOS update with Battery Health. Apple will reopen 100 US Stores. Apple TV+ has Fraggles. Re-install apps. Save your data. iPad Board Games: Solo & Duo Special thanks to our sponsors: —————————————————————————————————— Linode - Cloud Hosting for you Purple
Published 05/27/20
An enhanced podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 745. New Apple Watch ‘Pride’ bands. HomePods seem to be clearing out. Apple’s seven figure McMillions creator deal. Ready for Apple Glass? No EarPods with iPhone 12? USB-C power tip. Don’t cancel your free Apple TV+. Siloing podcasts is bad for us all. iPhone tips I missed. iPad Board Games: The Pros. Special thanks to our sponsor: ———————————————————————————————— Smile - Check out PDFpen
Published 05/25/20
An enhanced podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 744. Apple’s 2Q 2020 Earnings. Lots of new names coming to Apple TV+. The updated 13-inch MacBook Pro. Apple addresses AirPods Pro issues. New iPad in 2020. Don’t Panic, you have an Apple Watch. The iPhone 12. All the things. Does Apple TV+ have a problem? Play AppleTV on Mac screen. Impressions of the 16-inch MacBook Pro. iPad Board Games: The Starters. Special thanks to our...
Published 05/17/20
An enhanced podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 743. A special “Three Amigos” edition of the Maccast with Victor Cajiao and Ken Ray. Special thanks to our sponsor: ————————————————————————————————————— Purple
Published 04/28/20
An enhanced podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 742. As expected Apple reveled the iPhone SE. iPhone 12 will have new design. Rumors of a cheaper HomePod. Why?!! Battery health coming to Mac. New lower priced iMac. Thoughts on iPad Magic Keyboard. Apple fixes family movie sharing. Listener experience with Apple Trade-in. Switching iOS RSS Readers. Special thanks to our sponsors: ————————————————————————————————— Smile - Check out TextExpander Linode -...
Published 04/27/20
An enhanced podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 741. Apple may acquire live event VR firm. The “next” MacBook Pro update. Apple and others to stream ‘One World: Together At Home’. Apple could pick-up Martin Scorsese’s next film project for Apple TV+. Rumors of “Widgets” coming to iOS 14. Apple over-the-ear headphones soon? 2020 iPad Pro doesn’t have U1 chip. More teens have iPhones than ever. iPhone SE soon? Beware of iOS “Fleeceware”. What I’m playing on...
Published 04/13/20
An enhanced podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 740. Apple playing with HTC VR tech. New A12Z Bionic may not be that new. Is 2021 the year of the Arm-Mac? What might be new with Apple Watch ‘Series 6’. Apple betas Pro-Res support on Windows. The latest on iPhone updates. Apple acquires Dark Sky. Apple TV App improvements. An iPad with a trackpad. Continuity Sketch and Markup. Special thanks to our sponsor: —————————————————————————————————— Linode - Cloud...
Published 04/03/20
An enhanced podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 739. Updated iPhone 8 SE 2 could come in two sizes. New 2020 MacBook Air. Apple also introduced new iPad Pros. Your thoughts on Apple TV+ shows. Apple products on “greatest designs” list. Appley things to do while “distancing”. Special thanks to our sponsors: —————————————————————————————————— Linode - Cloud Hosting for you Smile - Check out PDFPen
Published 03/23/20
A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 738. Kuo sees mini-LEDs in Apple’s future. Apple feels COVID-19 impact. AirPods Pro “Lite”? Repair program for iPad Air. Not buying from Apple can shorten your warranty. Let’s be frank about Apple TV+ shows. Special thanks to our sponsors: —————————————————————————————————— CacheFly ExpressVPN
Published 03/09/20
An enhanced podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 737. First ARM based Mac in 2021? Apple can’t win with Pro wheels. iPhone XR most popular 2019 iPhone. iOS over-the-air recovery. International Apple news. iPad screen shots and Apple Pencil tricks. Cleaning up the Pictures folder. My secure documents diskimage. Things of the Moment: Tot and Crossy Road Castle (App Store). Special thanks to our sponsors: —————————————————————————————————— Linode - Cloud...
Published 03/01/20
An enhanced podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 736. Your phone IS your password. Apple leads “hearables” category. Apple’s next iPhone could see delays. The curious case of iPhone 5G. Updates to the iPad Pro. AirTags could be coming. Siri updated with US election info. Apple may open up iOS default apps. Look Around makes it to three more cities. Feedback from Mac mini as Pro interview. Mac threats are increasing, stay diligent. Turn Mac startup chime...
Published 02/24/20
An enhanced podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 735. A special episode of the Maccast. I sit down with friend and fellow podcaster Scott Johnson from the Frogpants Network to talk about his transition from a 2013 “trash can” Mac Pro to a 2018 Mac mini as his pro production system. Later we also discuss Apple’s Apple Arcade service and how it fits into Apple’s services and Apple’s place in the emerging gaming as a service market. Special thanks to our...
Published 02/17/20
An enhanced podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 734. iPad continues to lead tablet market. iPhone shows sales growth in India. AppleTV+ subscriptions low according to analyst. Apple Watch outsold all Swiss watches in 2019. Latest Apple betas hint at interesting new features. Apple’s indie repair program under fire. China coronavirus impacts Apple production. Access to iCloud.com now available on mobile. Recommendation on learning automation. My GAAP in...
Published 02/10/20
An enhanced podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 733. Apple reports it’s best quarter ever. Apple discussed buying MGM. iPhone 9 could see production delays. Kuo predicts new 2020 products. Now US Apple Maps is rolled out. What you’d like in a future iMac. Disable “always on” iPhone 11 tracking. How does Photos “Optimize Storage” work. Thing of the Moment: Wrap-It Storage. Special thanks to our sponsors: ——————————————————————————————————— Linode - Cloud...
Published 02/03/20
An enhanced podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 732. 2020 iPhones may have latest 5G tech. iCloud encryption debate. A more “Mac-like” iPad keyboard? AppleTV+ subscription numbers look solid, for now. More Apple TV+ news. Mac shipments down in 2019. Enhanced Apple Maps maybe rolled out now? Another cleaning tip. Export Apple Card data. Apple TV Tips. Apple TV and OTA content. Special thanks to our sponsors: —————————————————————————————————————— Smile -...
Published 01/27/20
An enhanced podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 731. It’s 2020 let the sketchy iPhone rumors begin. Apple has new GPU deal with Imagination Technologies. Apple TV+ gets exclusive deal with former HBO exec. Apple sees iPhone growth in China. iPhone XS & XR Battery Case replacements. Apple Maps not as complete as they say. Making the most of Activity. Streaming experience on the Apple TV. When ‘any’ key means power on. Thing of the Moment:...
Published 01/13/20
An enhanced podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 730. AirPods Pro improved latency. iPhone XR best selling smartphone this year. Renders of the iPad Pro with triple lens. Apple could purchase Japan Display. Apple finishes Maps roll-out as promised. Mac Pro feedback. Creating easy photo slideshows. Software to de-duplicate Photos. Special thanks to our sponsor: ——————————————————————————————— Linode - Cloud Hosting for you Learn from the best in the world...
Published 12/30/19
An enhanced podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 729. Selling past peak iPod. Apple acquires more AI phone tech. Bug allows parental control bypass. Counterfeit iPhones from Foxconn. Apple still gets two-thirds of smartphone profits. Apple in talks for more Apple TV+ content. Are Satellites next for Apple. Is a $50+ Mac ridiculous? Save some money on Apple Arcade. Slo-mo video bug. Saving audio from Messages Special thanks to our...
Published 12/22/19