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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#336: iPhone Productivity

August 21st, 2016 · 85 minutes

David and Katie share some of the most efficient productivity tasks and apps appropriate for the iPhone. Topics include calendars and contacts, email, task management, scanning, writing, and additional utilities for productivity.

#335: Workflows with John Voorhees

August 15th, 2016 · 94 minutes

David and Katie chat with John Voorhees about software development and writing for MacStories all while juggling a busy day job.

#334: MPU Live: "She Can't Take It Anymore, Captain!"

August 8th, 2016 · 100 minutes

Victor Cajiao discusses all the steps of producing a modern music album, we help troubleshoot an accidentally reformatted hard drive, discuss password schemes, using a ScanSnap for photos, share listener feedback on our Special Event and Keynote shows, discuss options for Evernote and share listener tips.

#333: The Amazon Lifestyle

July 31st, 2016 · 97 minutes

Katie and David dive deep in this one on the Amazon lifestyle. There are so many different services and features available from Amazon. Who can make sense of them all? Katie and David do in this episode.

Thanks to MPU listener Jigar Talati for help with the shownotes this week!

#332: Other Uses For Keynote

July 25th, 2016 · 91 minutes

Keynote is a great app for giving presentations but it can do so much more. This episode explores many uses for Keynote beyond presentation day.

Thanks to MPU listener Jigar Talati for help with the shownotes this week!

#331: Stephen Hackett: Collector of Macs

July 17th, 2016 · 99 minutes

Mac user, collector, and … yes … YouTuber Stephen Hackett joins in to explain essential cloud-based services used to run the Relay Network, his growing collection of Macs, and his photo and video workflows.

Thanks to MPU listener Jigar Talati for help with the shownotes this week.

#330: I'm not familiar with "Wookieepedia"

July 11th, 2016 · 105 minutes

David and Katie catch up on listener feedback. Ruben shares how he uses his MPU workflows on his work PC, we discuss merging Apple IDs, cleaning up after being scammed, follow-up on iOS photography, family tech support and listeners share their tips and tricks.

#329: Special Event Tech

July 3rd, 2016 · 95 minutes

Katie and David talk through the tech required to plan and put on a special event. Topics including project planning, audio and photo slideshow workflows, and websites and social media.

#328: iOS Email

June 27th, 2016 · 96 minutes

David and Katie go back to email specifically to discuss the state of iOS email clients, the various email apps they've used, what they like, what works, what doesn't and how they're managing email on iOS.

#327: Family Tech Support

June 19th, 2016 · 86 minutes

Mac Power Users are often the family tech guru. In this episode, Katie and David walk you through helping family members buy, setup, and maintain their Apple hardware. They also include their lists of 10 things you should do for family member's Macs, iPads, and iPhones.