Mac Power Users

Learn about getting the most from your Apple technology with focused topics and workflow guests. Creating Mac Power Users, one geek at a time since 2009.

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#383: More Education Workflows with Teddy Svoronos

June 25th, 2017 · 99 minutes

Harvard Lecturer Teddy Svoronos returns to talk about how he's using his Mac and iOS devices for giving presentations, some very clever iOS automation techniques, and academic writing. Teddy and David also share some of their favorite apps for making music.

#382: Home Automation Update

June 19th, 2017 · 102 minutes

Katie and David review the current state of Home Automation and the technology they use in their homes. We also talk about our new iPads and wrap-up WWDC.

#381: WWDC 2017

June 9th, 2017 · 110 minutes

With David in San Jose, he gives us a "boots on the ground" perspective of WWDC and we discuss the latest announcements from Apple's Developer conference.

#380: MPU+: Maybe this will be obsolete tomorrow

June 4th, 2017 · 95 minutes

Ed Cormany joins us to talk about regular expressions, how it works and practical applications. On the eve of WWDC, we also cover lots of listener feedback including photo scanning, switching from Windows to iOS, privacy and the IOT, shared photo libraries and more.

#379: Workflows with Liana Lehua

May 28th, 2017 · 113 minutes

Liana Lehua shares her hardware and software setup, apps, and workflow for television production. We also share our hopes and dreams for iOS 11 and other Apple products at this year's WWDC.

#378: More iOS Hidden Features

May 21st, 2017 · 103 minutes

Clayton Morris returns to join Katie and David in sharing more underutilized iOS features, tips, and tricks.

#377: Audio Media Managment

May 14th, 2017 · 102 minutes

This week David and Katie take a good look at dealing with audio on your Apple gear. Topics include traditional music management, the best streaming services and why David loves them, podcast management, and playing audio in your car and home.

#376: Notifications!

May 8th, 2017 · 103 minutes

Myke Hurley joins Katie and David to discuss notifications. We discuss how notifications have become a problem, dealing with distractions and wrangling the various notifications to optimize our devices.

#375: More Big Questions

May 1st, 2017 · 96 minutes

This week David and Katie cover some big questions including the Workflow app, secure cloud storage, email sharing, moving data, managing your network, and how they scan. Also, we learn that under no circumstances will David get access to Katie's Synology.

#374: iPad Sensei - Federico Viticci

April 23rd, 2017 · 99 minutes

We catch up with Federico to discuss how he became an "iPad Guy", some of his favorite tips, tricks, and workflows on iOS, where there's still room for improvement, the future of iOS and more.