Mac Power Users

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#344: MPU+: Hello, Computer

October 10th, 2016 · 95 minutes

The "Live" show has been renamed MPU+. We discuss what to do with Macs that Sierra has left behind, the problem with "free" software, Network vs. Direct Attached storage, listeners share their feedback on Amazon and tips for using Ulysses and Scrivener. We also learn how to print to PDF from Apple Mail and much more.

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#343: Workflows with Serenity Caldwell

October 3rd, 2016 · 81 minutes

iMore writer and artist Serenity Caldwell joins the Mac Power Users to talk about the iPad, Mac, the new iPhone, and artist workflows.

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


#342: macOS Sierra

September 26th, 2016 · 93 minutes

Katie and David dive deep into the new features of macOS Sierra and discuss best practices for upgrading and some major incompatibilities. We also discuss the new watchOS.

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


#341: iOS 10

September 18th, 2016 · 98 minutes

Katie and David break down the new iOS 10 update for iPhone and iPad.

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


#340: GTD Workflows with Mike Williams

September 12th, 2016 · 95 minutes

Mike Williams, President and CEO of the David Allen Company joins Katie and David to talk about the GTD methodology, the tech he uses to get things done, implementing the 5 steps and common pitfalls and solutions.

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


#339: iPhone 7 and Apple Watch Series 2

September 8th, 2016 · 104 minutes

Katie and David break down Apple's announcements at its September 7 Keynote including iPhone 7, Apple Watch Series 2, and all of Katie's favorite games.


#338: Scrivener and Ulysses

September 5th, 2016 · 89 minutes

David and Katie dive deep on fiddly writing apps Scrivener and Ulysses. We talk about how these apps work, their features, the good, the bad and the best use cases.

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


#337: Workflows with Father Gabriel

August 28th, 2016 · 94 minutes

Catholic priest and geek, Gabriel Mosher, joins us to explain how he uses technology to get his work done. Topics include time and attention, research and writing, presentations, and project management.


#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.