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#693: Workflows with Mark Bramhill

May 21st, 2023 · 99 minutes

Mark Bramhill's name will be familiar to many, as he produced "Welcome to Macintosh." This week, he chats with David and Stephen about his podcasting career, using a Mac mini as a home server, the power of Descript and what it was like to create an emoji.

#692: State of the Platforms (Spring 2023)

May 14th, 2023 · 95 minutes

With WWDC just a couple of weeks away, Stephen and David take a look at Apple's various platforms and take stock of where things are in the spring of 2023.

#691: Workflows with David Rosenthal

May 7th, 2023 · 81 minutes

David Rosenthal is a world-renown keyboardist, musical director, synthesizer programmer and composer. At the heart of his work is the Mac, and this week he talks with Stephen and David about his background, career, gear and more.

#690: Better Touch Tool with Andreas Hegenberg

April 30th, 2023 · 88 minutes

BetterTouchTool developer Andreas Hegenberg does his first-ever podcast interview about how he wanted to learn to make iPhone apps and stumbled into making one of our favorite Mac utilities, how the app has grown over the years and making a go of it in the software business.

#689: Apple-sized Asteroids

April 23rd, 2023 · 86 minutes

On this feedback episode, Stephen and David revisit their revisit of Contacts, talk about the differences between Obsidian and Craft, answer questions about version control and get philosophical about modern Apple.

#688: Workflows with Adam Tow

April 16th, 2023 · 84 minutes

Adam Tow is a long-time Apple user whose passions include development, photography and the Newton. This week, he talks with Stephen and David about his various projects and the tools he uses to make them a reality.

#687: Revisiting Contacts and Calendars

April 9th, 2023 · 94 minutes

Contacts and calendars are a constant for almost everyone. This week, the guys revisit their setups, discuss alternatives to Apple's first-party apps and more.

#686: Consuming Content in 2023

April 2nd, 2023 · 105 minutes

Much of our content consumption is now digital, from books and newspapers to shows and movies. Stephen and David talk through the services they enjoy and the apps they use when it's time to put their feet up.

#685: Fighting Digital Distractions

March 26th, 2023 · 88 minutes

Between news apps, delivery services, task managers, emails and communication tools, our devices receive an untold number of notifications daily. This week, David and Stephen talk about how to push back against the wave of interruptions that threaten our focus and work.

#684: 20 Mac Apps Under $20

March 19th, 2023 · 83 minutes

It's that time again: Stephen and David round up some Mac apps for their "20 Under $20" saloon!