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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 2018.02.18

2/19/2018
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A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 645. You CAN remove HomePod cable. Don’t. Apple’s changing OS release policy. Apple moves up in global laptop shipments. Apple developing TV show based on NBA’s Kevin Durant. Apple working on fix for Indian character bug. Another option for remote iOS support. How to reset a HomePod. Apple needs to fix album categorization. When Apple won't replace your battery. Special thanks to our sponsor: Backblaze -...

Duration:01:25:22

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 2018.02.04

2/5/2018
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A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 643. 'Disappointing' iPhone X sales, really? Apple adding T-series chips to more Macs. Apple loses Abrams show to HBO. Apple Pay at half of US Retailers. Expect less from iOS 12. Another Apple support happy ending. More HomePod details & questions. More ideas for using multiple iTunes accounts. Dealing with a fiddly iPad keyboard. Option for remote iOS support. Special thanks to our sponsor: Squarespace. Start...

Duration:01:16:53

Maccast 2018.01.28

1/29/2018
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A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 642. Still debating iPhone X success. Will the Macbook Air be replaced? HomePod orders and arrival date. OS updates, new betas, and more. Almost made a week without this, but NOT. Some more of your Store experiences Thing of the Moment: Anker PowerPort Wireless. Special thanks to our sponsor: Smile - Check out PDFpen & PDFpen Pro Shownotes in: HTML or OPML Subscribe to the Podcast Feed or Get the MP3 or...

Duration:01:41:30

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

Maccast 2017.10.16

10/17/2017
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A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 631. Apple releases iTunes 12.6.3 update. No, Apple is not slowing old iPhones. TrueDepth Camera and FaceID are the future. Apple Pay support coming to more ATMs. An Apple product in most US households. Apple acquires right to “Amazing Stories”. Apple looking to expand display options. KRACK WPA2 hack. Follow up on my carrier switch. Scan QR codes with iOS 11. Apple TV 4K with Ara Derderian. Thing of the Moment:...

Duration:01:37:32

Maccast 2017.10.08

10/9/2017
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A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 630. Apple Music now has 30M subscribers. Will Apple make ARM based Macs? Apple acquires French AI startup. A couple iPhone 8s reported with bulging batteries. iPhone X shortages still very likely. iOS and macOS High Sierra updates. iPhone wake issue. Not just me. Understanding Apple’s new codecs. Questions about APFS. Optimizing macOS Storage. An iOS 11 and a Safari tip. Payment processors don't get Apple...

Duration:01:26:09

Maccast 2017.09.27

9/28/2017
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A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 629. The iPhone 8s and LTE Apple Watch are here. New iOS 11 info. Apple TV 4K stuff. macOS High Sierra arrives. iPhone X supplies look tighter than ever. Apple update Privacy site. Some iOS 11 and macOS High Sierra tips and tricks. Quick follow-up on "matched" tracks. Online Backup with Peter Cohen. Special thanks to our sponsors: Clean My Mac 3, available at cleanmymac.com Smile - Check out the PDFpen...

Duration:02:19:39

Maccast 2017.09.17 - Apple's iPhone X Event

9/17/2017
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A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 628. Apple's Meet Us at Our Place Event. Apple Watch Series 3. Apple TV 4K. iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus. iPhone X. Thoughts and reactions to Apple's event announcements. Want to play with AR Kit? Try pCalc. Prepping for OS upgrades. Shownotes in: HTML or OPML Subscribe to the Podcast Feed or Get the MP3 or Enhanced AAC

Duration:02:17:32

Maccast 2017.09.09

9/10/2017
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A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 627. Big iOS GM leak ahead of launch. Consumer temp for iPhone 8, mild? Steve Jobs Theater prepped. Wild HomePod sightings. Apple ends Apple Music Festival. Apple wants 007. Your AirPods feedback. iTunes Matched, almost. Listener question grab bag. Special thanks to our sponsor: Casper, an obsessively engineered mattress at a shockingly fair price Shownotes in: HTML or OPML Subscribe to the Podcast Feed or Get...

Duration:01:36:57

Maccast 2017.09.02

9/2/2017
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A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 626. Apple’s September is on the 12th. iOS 11 and High Sierra are coming too. Apple adds Accenture to iOS business partnership. Google AR Core shows why ARKit is HUGE. Smart Bands rumored, again. Apple Studios taking shape? Freedom vs. Car Service. Why Samsung Pay and not Apple Pay. Cleaning up contacts. Podcast app "Episode Unavailable". Siri do you know my name? Migrating iTunes library to an external...

Duration:01:30:27

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