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#321: Geeking Out with TJ Luoma

May 15th, 2016 · 103 minutes

Geek, preacher, and all-around-nice-guy TJ Luoma joins us to talk about using an off-site Mac mini, rolling your own backup, workflows for preachers, and TJ's new secret project that will update your Mac software for you.

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Geek, preacher, and all-around-nice-guy TJ Luoma joins us to talk about using an off-site Mac mini, rolling your own offsite backup, workflows for preachers, and TJ's new secret project that will update your Mac software for you.


Luo.ma (“Rhymes With Diploma”)
TJ Luoma (@tjluoma) | Twitter
Mac Power Users #181: Automation Workflows with TJ Luoma - Relay FM

David and Katie sit down with automation guru, minister and geek TJ Luoma. We talk about his love for Keyboard Maestro and how he uses automation to make life easier.

Mac Power Users #306: Tackling Contacts - Relay FM

David and Katie revisit the issue of contacts including the various cloud services, new options for contact management on the Mac and iOS, and tips for capturing and cleaning up your contacts.

A Cautionary Tale About Contacts and Backups – MacStories
Contacts Cleaner
My Contacts Backup Pro on the App Store
Cloud Backup for Mac and PC | Online Backup | Arq Backup
Arq 5 Brings Significant New Features and a Major Licensing Improvement – MacStories
macminicolo: Mac Mini colocation | Mac mini hosting
Plex
SpamSieve
BitTorrent Sync
BitTorrent Sync: For Privacy, Speed, and Control – MacStories
Keyboard Maestro 7.1.1: Work Faster with Macros for Mac OS X
Keyboard Maestro Discourse
Mac Power Users #145: Keyboard Maestro Turns 6 - Relay FM

David and Katie take a look at the new version of Keyboard Maestro and discuss what it does, how you can use it to automate tasks on your Mac, when you should use Keyboard Maestro over other automation tools and choosing the right tool for the right job.

Use Keyboard Maestro to Auto-Save in Word
Objective-See
Little Snitch 3
Apps
TextBar Puts Your Text into the Menu Bar – MacStories
TJ's TextBar Article
Canvas - Relay FM
Logos for Mac - Logos Bible Software
Accordance - Bible Software for Mac, Windows, iPad and iPhone
Rev - Transcription, Captions, Translation
Rogue Amoeba | Fission: Fast & Lossless Audio Editing
GitHub - tjluoma/di: [D]ownload and [I]nstall Mac apps
Errata: Restoring Contact Groups on Mac

After recording but too late for editing TJ caught a mistake ... with his own show. Hah! Karma!

Rhymes With Diploma — Mac Power Users: Errata for Episode 321