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A show for Mac Geeks by Mac Geeks. Covering all things Macintosh. Keep up to date on the latest Mac news, topics and rumors. Throw in a good dose of helpful tips, listener questions and feedback and you have the MacCast. Enjoy!

A show for Mac Geeks by Mac Geeks. Covering all things Macintosh. Keep up to date on the latest Mac news, topics and rumors. Throw in a good dose of helpful tips, listener questions and feedback and you have the MacCast. Enjoy!
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A show for Mac Geeks by Mac Geeks. Covering all things Macintosh. Keep up to date on the latest Mac news, topics and rumors. Throw in a good dose of helpful tips, listener questions and feedback and you have the MacCast. Enjoy!

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@maccast

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Episodes

Maccast 2018.05.21

5/22/2018
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A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 657. PGP and S/MIME security flaw. iPhone could get 'Fall' colors. Cook acknowledges Apple's 'interest' in original content. Apple is selling Home Pods. Your thoughts on MacBook Pro Keyboard. Spring Cleaning your Mac. Seeing "Website Not Secure" more frequently. Home Pod wonkiness. Special thanks to our sponsor: Small Dog Electronics, smalldog.com Shownotes in: HTML or OPML Subscribe to the Podcast Feed or Get...

Duration:01:28:40

Maccast 2018.05.13

5/14/2018
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A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 656. New 'black dot' unicode text bug. Apple seeks FAA approval for drones. Apple TV streaming service subscriptions. Apple cancels Irish data center plans. iPhone SE 2 rumors continue. A quick keyboard lawsuit comment. Family members can't stream in TV app. A few from the Slack. Thing of the Moment: Yoink. Special thanks to our sponsor: Techmeme Ride Home Podcast Shownotes in: HTML or OPML Subscribe to the...

Duration:00:57:59

Maccast 2018.05.08

5/9/2018
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A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 655. Apple met with the California DMV. 2018 iPhones could feature USB-C chargers. Apple expands News content. iMac turns 20. HomePod may finally do scheduling. Death of Airport follow-up. A cloned backup fail. Sort of. Upgrading my 2014 Mac Mini. Battery health confusion. Apple Watch not logging in. Special thanks to our sponsor: Ulysses - The ultimate writing app for Mac, iPad, and iPhone, Apple Design Award...

Duration:01:28:12

Maccast 2018.05.02

5/2/2018
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A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 654. Apple outperforms in Q2 earnings. The 2018 iPhones. Will the 'Air' attend WWDC? Kuo calls it Kuits. Apple working on VR. The death of AirPort. Non-Touchbar 13-inch iMac Battery Replacement program. Rockin' the Cheese Grater. Replacing an Airport. A couple quick questions. Steaming limits on Apple Music. Controlling HomePod Music from Apple Watch. Special thanks to our sponsor: Smile - Check out...

Duration:01:32:16

Maccast 2018.04.22

4/23/2018
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A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 653. A special episode of the Maccast where I'm joined by David Sparks (MacSparky) and we look back at the iPhone and how it changed technology and our lives. David and I discuss key milestones in the development of the iPhone and iOS and even have a laugh at the kinds of apps we installed in the "old" days. David also lets us in on the details of his new book, the iPhone Field Guide and shares his knowledge on...

Duration:01:16:28

Maccast 2018.04.17

4/17/2018
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A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 652. Third-party screen repairs "bricking" iPhones. Apple posting some pretty good numbers. Apple 'doubles down' to stop employee leaks. Apple grabs Asimov Series. macOS 10.13.4 adds 32-bit app warning. Time for longer passcodes. Mac crashing, move your hard drive? A Pro on waiting for a Mac Pro. Where Apple gets Map data. Safari's "Websites' panel. Apple Watch "fence-sitters", a message. Thing of the Moment: iOttie...

Duration:01:41:00

Maccast 2018.04.09

4/10/2018
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A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 651. Macs with Apple CPUs in 2020. Working to make Siri "smarter". New iPhones to have features no one wants. Mac Pro won't be here this year. Does HomePod sound different? Does Apple push updates too quickly? Before you nuke and pave. Not Back to My Mac. Backups are not "Archives". Using Podcast "Stations". Shownotes in: HTML or OPML Subscribe to the Podcast Feed or Get the MP3 or Enhanced AAC

Duration:01:34:02

Maccast 2018.03.28 - A Correction

3/29/2018
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An important correction to some incorrrect geographic information shared on the last episode.

Duration:00:01:59

Maccast 2018.03.12

3/12/2018
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A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 648. Face ID iPad Pro possible at WWDC. Smaller cheaper Home Pod in the works? More reports that iPhone X sales disappoint. California next state to introduce a "Right to Repair" bill. Apple in talks for new show with the Obamas. Feedback on iPad Pro as laptop replacements. TouchID vs FaceID. Creating and loading a ringtone on iOS. Thing of the Moment: LIFX Bulb. Special thanks to our sponsor: Casper Shownotes...

Duration:01:10:39

Maccast 2018.02.11

2/12/2018
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A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 644. Apple Watch tops Swiss sales. Possible Battery Rebates. ‘Amazing Stories’ producer leaves project. iOS iBoot code shows up on Github. Getting international iTunes Gift cards. More remote iOS support tips. Things to know about HomePod. What’s in your iOS iTunes backups. Special thanks to our sponsor: Small Dog Electronics, smalldog.com Shownotes in: HTML or OPML Subscribe to the Podcast Feed or Get the MP3...

Duration:01:24:34

Maccast 2018.01.21

1/22/2018
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A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 641. Mac 'DNS Hijacked' malware. Apple battles HBO for new Abrams series. Apple HomePod may be close to shipping. Apple pledges $350B to the US economy. Future iOS will have battery performance 'toggle'. iPhone X maybe out. Larger iPhone in? More 'good times' at Apple Stores. Sending in your iPhone for battery. Netflix in TV app 'Up Next'? Not upgrading older devices. Special thanks to our sponsor: Backblaze -...

Duration:01:33:31

Maccast 2018.01.15

1/15/2018
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A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 640. What you need to know about Spectre and Meltdown. Apple investors want more parental control. Apple clarifies store roof “flaw”. Even more Apple “shows” lined up. Iovine leaving Apple? Nope. Rumors of iPhone SE 2. No major Macbook Pro update this year? Apple at CES in 'stealth' mode. Yet another bookmark manager. More detail on Apple’s iPhone battery program. ‘Affordable’ mo-cap with iPhone X. Multiple App...

Duration:01:22:59

Maccast 2018.01.02

1/2/2018
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A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 639. 2017 iPhone sales debate. Possible new Apple Watch features. Early benchmarks on iMac Pro. Apple responds to iPhone battery slowdowns. How to check your iPhone battery health. Follow-up on syncing bookmarks. Positive Apple support experiences. Moving Notes to new iCloud. Dealing with malware pop-ups. Some of my favorite things from 2017. Special thanks to our sponsor: Smile - Check out...

Duration:01:39:14

Maccast 2017.12.26

12/26/2017
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A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 638. Fake 'Cuphead' hits the app store. Apple battery 'slow down' causes a stir. Apple unveils Melbourne Store Plans. Developer frustrated with Apple's "HomeKit" response. Apple may bring "cross-platform" apps next year. Future Apple Watch may have EKG. Apple grabs Amazon TV execs. Follow up on Apple's "customer" foc. AirPods with Apple TV trick. Managing iOS devices without iTunes. Device numbers and security....

Duration:01:38:27

Maccast 2017.12.17

12/18/2017
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A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 637. Apple acquires Shazam. App subscriptions getting "intro" pricing. AirPorts finally get the KRACK update. iMac Pros now available for order. Apple invests in VCSEL laser firm. More Apple "original" content video stuff. FileVault and backup. Troubles with Apple support. Stopping the update nagging. Some Safari tips & tricks. Thing of the Moment: Rainbrow (AppStore). Special thanks to our sponsor: Backblaze -...

Duration:01:24:28

Maccast 2017.12.10

12/11/2017
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A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 636. Apple Watch band gets FDA approval. Apple may develop power management chips. Apple’s ‘most affordable’ iPad coming 2018. Another week, more Apple bugs. New tvOS and Amazon Prime app. Ive returns 'full time' as Apple CDO. Alternative iOS App Launcher. Using Apple Pay Cash. Apple’s Gatekeeper Security. Apple Watch helps Maccast listener in emergency. 'Let it Snow' in Apple Store. Thing of the Moment: FlipFlop...

Duration:01:21:55

Maccast 2017.11.28

11/29/2017
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A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 635. Patreon update Apple changing up micro-LED efforts. Apple Watch Apps must go native. Questions about iPhone SE’s future. Cellular iMac Pro? Apple expanding HomePod production. Apple reportedly bought VR headset firm Vrvana. Apple testing self driving cars again? Reasons to still shutdown iOS apps. Let's talk about the "mask" hack. Dealing with a nasty macOS High Sierra bug. Boot failed Mac without a recover...

Duration:01:20:59

Maccast 2017.11.19

11/20/2017
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A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 634. Maccast Patreon. Bigger iPhone X. FaceID hacks aren't "hacks". Animoji didn't use TrueDepth until it did. iOS 11.2 released. Apple delays HomePod. iMac Pro may have A10 Fusion. Updating an iPhone X from iTunes backup. Siri can't find Apps. Do I buy an iMac or an iMac Pro? Special thanks to our sponsor: Squarespace. Start your free trial site today at squarespace.com Shownotes in: HTML or OPML Subscribe to...

Duration:01:23:40

Maccast 2017.11.05

11/5/2017
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A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 633. The iPhone X has arrived. Plans forming for future iPhones. More Apple original content hires. iOS Camera access privacy questioned. Apple Watch Series 3 stripes issue. Apple’s Q4 results Apple TV 4K HDR auto switching. iPhone X first impressions. iPhone X tips and tricks. Tips on using Live Photos. Special thanks to our sponsor: Squarespace. Start your free trial site today at squarespace.com Shownotes...

Duration:01:38:03

Maccast 2017.10.25

10/25/2017
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A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 631. Apple Pay rolls out to more countries. Apple blogs a bit about Siri. Prepare for iPhone X drought. Where do you buy your Apple Products? Mac mini still 'important' at Apple. Apple adds another TV exec. More on iOS 11 "wake" issue. Clearing up Apple TV "forced" 4K. 25 dollar Apple Watch for your Health data. Interview with Michael Simmons of Flexibits - Cardhop. Special thanks to our sponsor: Smile - Check...

Duration:01:42:51

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