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Chuck Joiner talks with the most interesting and influential people in the Mac industry, as well as the individuals who are out there making it happen on the front lines of the global Mac community.

Chuck Joiner talks with the most interesting and influential people in the Mac industry, as well as the individuals who are out there making it happen on the front lines of the global Mac community.
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Chuck Joiner talks with the most interesting and influential people in the Mac industry, as well as the individuals who are out there making it happen on the front lines of the global Mac community.

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MacVoices #18169: Macstock – Mike Potter Delivers The Final Announcements for Macstock 2018

7/18/2018
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The Road to Macstock comes to an end in a conversation with Macstock organizer Mike Potter, who has some new announcements heading into the event. Mike explains the Digital Pass option that will let those who aren’t able to make the trip to still enjoy the presentations, talks about why TextExpander from Smile is the perfect Gold sponsor for this year’s productivity theme, and what he expects to come out of this year’s Macstock Swap. Macstock has grown and evolved during its short lifetime....

Duration:00:36:26

MacVoices #18168: Road to Macstock - Allison Sheridan's Changing State of Presentation

7/16/2018
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The Road to Macstock finally takes on Allison Sheridan, who tells us what she may or may not present at the conference. Will it be text tricks or mind mapping? Allison talks about some of the surprising things that you can’t do with text and how to get around them, then take’s Chuck’s suggestion of turning her mind map of her presentation into a presentation itself. Will she present one, the other, or a combination of both? This edition of MacVoices is supported by our new Patreon campaign....

Duration:00:33:34

MacVoices #18167: Jeff Carlson Takes Control of Your Digital Storage For Mac

7/13/2018
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Our storage needs are growing every day. Photos, videos, documents…we are all getting and keeping more, and that’s why Jeff Carlson wrote Take Control of Your Digital Storage. From hard drives to SSDs, NAS to RAID, iCloud to Dropbox, Jeff helps us understand how it all works, and what you need. We talk to him about the benefits of network attached storage, Apple’s built-in functions to help offload documents to the cloud, and why some types of RAID shouldn’t be considered backups. Show...

Duration:00:45:58

MacVoices #18166: Road to Macstock - Wally Cherwinski on Multicam Production

7/11/2018
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The Road to Macstock may be getting shorter, but is also picking up speed with a discussion with video guru Wally Cherwinski about his session and Deeper Dive into multicam production. He explains what multicam is, and why you want to do it. But multicam isn’t just for professionals or experts. Wally goes into how multicam projects can be created with tech you already own, including your iPhone and iMovie, and provides some real-world examples of where it can be used. This edition of...

Duration:00:27:54

MacVoices #18165: Road to Macstock - Guy Serle On The MyMac Game Show

7/9/2018
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Our next stop on the Road to Macstock is a conversation with Guy Serle, who gives us some insight into one of the fun activities at this year’s event, the MyMac Game Show. This year’s show will be a little different; Guy explains how, tests Chuck’s knowledge, and explains why any live streaming activities may or may not work well. Show Notes: Chuck Joiner is the producer and host of MacVoices. You can catch up with what he's doing on Twitter, Facebook, Google+ and LinkedIn. Subscribe...

Duration:00:22:08

MacVoices #18164: Update - July 2018

7/6/2018
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In the July update, Chuck hides from the camera, looks back and what came out of WWDC and AltConf, and ahead to one of the big reasons you should attend Macstock. The update wraps up with a call for Star Trek Las Vegas attendees, and a re-arrangement of the MacVoices Patreon listings. Show Notes: Chuck Joiner is the producer and host of MacVoices. You can catch up with what he's doing on Twitter, Facebook, Google+ and LinkedIn. Subscribe to the show: iTunes: - Audio in iTunes -...

Duration:00:06:12

MacVoices #18163: Road to Macstock - Mike Schmitz' Apple User’s Guide to Personal Productivity

7/5/2018
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This time, the Road to Macstock leads to productivity expert Mike Schmitz, who’s presentation will be on personal productivity with an Apple focus. Mike will discuss the essential components of that system, and even share one of them in this discussion, just to get you warmed up. He talks about his approach to productivity, the benefits he has seen from his Macstock attendance, and why you should come too. This edition of MacVoices is supported by our new Patreon campaign. If you find...

Duration:00:22:18

MacVoices #18162: Road to Macstock - Barry Fulk Outlines A Wide Variety of Evening Events at Macstock

6/29/2018
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The Road to Macstock takes us to Barry Fulk, the organizer of the evening activities at the Macstock. Barry is well-known for his social event planning, and this year will take the after-hours options to a new level. Barry talks about what those options are, how they take the best of the past years and improves on them, and why what happens after Macstock closes is just as important as the sessions themselves. [audio src="http://traffic.libsyn.com/maclevelten/MV18162.mp3"] This edition...

Duration:00:27:05

MacVoices #18161: Road to Macstock - David Ginsburg On An iOS-Oriented Workflow

6/27/2018
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Next up on the Road to Macstock is a discussion with presenter David Ginsburg, who will be teaching attendees to better use iOS from a productivity standpoint. There are some things that everyone uses - Mail, Messages, Calendar, Notes and the like. David’s session will focus on being more effective with those apps. He also talks about his appreciation of Macstock, and why he is proud to be associated with it. This edition of MacVoices is supported by our new Patreon campaign. If you find...

Duration:00:24:04

MacVoices #18160: Jeff Porten Takes Control of Your Productivity

6/25/2018
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Jeff Porten is the author of the latest release from Take Control Books. Take Control of Your Productivity is a bit different than previous Take Control titles, covering a broad range of productivity topics. Jeff talks about how he approaches questions of philosophy, techniques, and tools, blending them all together with his personal advice on how to get (and remain) your most productive. Sharing his personal journey and how he supplements the book with online content, Jeff makes this a...

Duration:00:46:39

MacVoices #18159: Road to Macstock - Noah Leon On His 'Love Notes To Newton' Documentary

6/22/2018
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The Road to Macstock takes a different turn in our conversation with Noah Leon, the filmmaker who has created Love Letters To Newton, a documentary about Apple’s first personal digital assistant. Noah discusses the origin of the film, who he talked to, and how he made it. This year’s Macstock audience will be the among the first to see the finished product. Noah explains who was responsible, and why he’s looking forward to watching it with a bunch of Apple fans. This edition of MacVoices...

Duration:00:25:19

MacVoices #18158: MacVoices Live - A FAQ/AMA Session

6/21/2018
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Chuck held a Facebook live to answer some frequently asked questions about MacVoices so he doesn’t have to keep answering them (at least in theory), and attempted to answer audience questions. This edition of MacVoices is sponsored by Smile, the makers of PDFpen and PDFpenPro, PDFpen for iPad, PDFpen for iPhone, PDFpen Scan+, as well as TextExpander for Mac and TextExpander for iPhone and iPad, as well as the new TextExpander for Windows. Great software to help you get more...

Duration:00:27:04

MacVoices #18157: Road to Macstock - Adam Christianson On The Power of Text

6/20/2018
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The Road to Macstock is back on track with a discussion with Adam Christianson of The MacCast to cover why his session will focus on Markdown, how he uses it, and how it can make you productive. In this interview, Adam explains what it is, and why it is an important part of his productivity tool kit. This edition of MacVoices is sponsored by Smile, the makers of PDFpen and PDFpenPro, PDFpen for iPad, PDFpen for iPhone, PDFpen Scan+, as well as TextExpander for Mac and TextExpander for...

Duration:00:22:42

MacVoices ##18156 - WWDC/AltConf - Rob Elkin and Josh Michaels Reveal the Origins of AltConf

6/19/2018
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In San Jose at this year’s AltConf, co-founders Rob Elkin and Josh Michaels share stories about how the event came to be, how it evolved, and why it was such an unexpected success. Lots of laughs and some insight into what it takes to create a meaningful event. This edition of MacVoices is brought to you by SupportYourApp. Focus on growth. Build your customer support the smart way. SupportYourApp specializes in supporting Mac and iOS apps since 2011.Scale smarter – leverage a remote...

Duration:00:16:10

MacVoices #18155: WWDC/AltConf - Rob Elkin On This The Development of AltConf

6/19/2018
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At AltConf in San Jose, event Co-Founder Rob Elkin talks about the changes and success of this year’s AltConf, how it has grown to events beyond the Bay area, and teases some ideas for the future. This edition of MacVoices is brought to you by SupportYourApp. Focus on growth. Build your customer support the smart way. SupportYourApp specializes in supporting Mac and iOS apps since 2011.Scale smarter – leverage a remote support team with SupportYourApp. Show Notes: Chuck Joiner is...

Duration:00:06:37

MacVoices #18154: - WWDC/AltConf - Anna Crook On Attendee Reaction To This Year's AltConf

6/19/2018
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In San Jose, Anna Crook, one of the organizers of this year’s AltConf, talked about the audience reception to the conference track, the number of female attendees, and more. This edition of MacVoices is brought to you by SupportYourApp. Focus on growth. Build your customer support the smart way. SupportYourApp specializes in supporting Mac and iOS apps since 2011.Scale smarter – leverage a remote support team with SupportYourApp. Show Notes: Chuck Joiner is the producer and host of...

Duration:00:08:09

MacVoices #18153: WWDC/AltConf - Rogue Amoeba's Paul Kafasis on WWDC's Mac Announcements

6/18/2018
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In San Jose at AltConf, the CES for Rogue Amoeba, Paul Kafasis, provides us with his thoughts on Dark Mode, the amount of time given to the Mac at Apple’s keynote, and the announcements from the consumer vs. developer viewpoints. WWDC has evolved into more than a developer’s conference. Paul talks about that development, and how his company scored a new URL. This edition of MacVoices is brought to you by SupportYourApp. Focus on growth. Build your customer support the smart way....

Duration:00:15:43

MacVoices #18152: WWDC/AltConf – Dean Murphy of Adblock Plus On Security In Safari

6/18/2018
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In San Jose at AltConf, Adblock Plus’ Dean Murphy provides some reactions to Apple’s announcements and how it will affect their product, Adblock Plus, which helps you avoid ads while web surfing. Dean also covers some of the upcoming changes in Safari’s plug-in structure, and how they expect to address those changes. This edition of MacVoices is brought to you by SupportYourApp. Focus on growth. Build your customer support the smart way. SupportYourApp specializes in supporting Mac and...

Duration:00:07:40

MacVoices #18151: WWDC/AltConf - Aleksey Novicov of Yodel Code Shows Off Contact-Sharing App Slip

6/18/2018
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At AltConf in San Jose, what we hope will become a contact-sharing standard was demonstrated by Aleksey Novicov of Yodel Code. Slip allows two consenting users to share their contacts simply by launching the app and holding their phones close together. Matching colors and patterns on-screen assure that you are sharing with, and only with, the intended individual. Aleksey tells us why it is a free app, and some of the features he’s planning to add. This edition of MacVoices is brought to...

Duration:00:16:47

MacVoices #18149: WWDC/AltConf - Skytripping Looks Great And Is Good For You

6/15/2018
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At AltConf in San Jose, Dan Hixon of Skytripping explains how their app provides visual entertainment that not only looks good, but is good for you. Citing research that indicates being in nature, or at least seeing visuals of nature, can improve your state of being, he outlines how their drone footage of scenic settings is delivered via Apple TV or iOS device, and can help you de-stress. (And who doesn’t need to de-stress?) This edition of MacVoices is brought to you by SupportYourApp....

Duration:00:11:48