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Latest Episodes

#79: Brett Terpstra

July 2nd, 2021 · 89 minutes

In this episode of Automators, Rosemary and David are joined by none other than Brett Terpstra, creator of Bunch, to talk about automation!

#78: WWDC 2021: Shortcuts comes to macOS

June 18th, 2021 · 86 minutes

Hooray! Apple has made Shortcuts for the Mac. In this episode Rose and David dive deep on their initial impressions with the Mac version of Shortcuts and how well it plays with traditional Mac Automation.

#77: Unicorn Automation with Kathy Campbell

June 4th, 2021 · 83 minutes

David and Rosemary are joined by The Unicorn Sidekick, Kathy Campbell, to talk automation. From Lightroom and handling thousands of photos, to Shortcuts for launching music playback, there's plenty of automation to discover!

#76: Automating with Alfred

May 21st, 2021 · 105 minutes

Rose and David dig in with ways they are using the Mac utility Alfred to automate using their Macs. This episode starts with the basics and then starts digging down.

#75: Bunches of Automation, with Jay Miller

May 7th, 2021 · 90 minutes

In this episode, Rosemary and David chat to Jay Miller about how he automates, using Keyboard Maestro, Alfred, Bunch, and more.

#74: Stream Deck: Going Large

April 23rd, 2021 · 112 minutes

Rose and David have gone all-in with Elgato's Stream Deck as an automation tool. In this episode, they go deep into all the tricks and workflows to turn your Stream Deck into an automation robot.

#73: Custom Drafts Themes, Syntax, and more with Tim Nahumck

April 9th, 2021 · 98 minutes

In this episode, David and Rosemary get Tim back on the show to talk about recent updates to Drafts and how he's using it to customize his workflow and how other people can take advantage of them too!

#72: Quality of Life Automation on the Mac

March 26th, 2021 · 108 minutes

Rose and David explain many little automations that can improve your quality of life on your Mac.

#71: Automated Capture

March 12th, 2021 · 91 minutes

In this episode, David and Rosemary tackle the sticky subject of automated capture. In places where no post-it has gone before, learn how they use Drafts, Obsidian, and task management and reference systems to handle their capture!

#70: Matthew Cassinelli and Changing Your Shortcuts Usage

February 26th, 2021 · 96 minutes

In this episode, David and Rosemary are joined by Matthew Cassinelli to talk about how his Shortcuts use has evolved with the changes to Shortcuts.