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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#357: Workflows that Worked in 2016

December 25th, 2016 · 86 minutes

Katie and David share some of their favorite new workflows from 2016.


#356: A Fresh Look at DEVONthink

December 19th, 2016 · 81 minutes

Stuart Ingram joins Katie and David to take a fresh look at DEVONthink. We discuss what's new with the service, workflows and organization, machine learning, setup, sync and more.

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


#355: The iPad as a Mac Replacement

December 11th, 2016 · 93 minutes

David gave up his laptop and went iPad only for several months and now shares both the joy and the agony.

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


#354: MPU+: A Christmas Wish

December 8th, 2016 · 77 minutes

Katie and David follow-up on listener questions and feedback. Topics include direct attached storage, auto-mounting volumes, iPad mini vs. Pro, recording Keynote presentations, using WeMo and MyQ with HomeKit and feedback on managing subscriptions, gift ideas and the new MacBook Pro.


#353: Setting Up a New Mac

December 4th, 2016 · 117 minutes

Katie (and David!) dive deep on setting up a new Mac and share their thoughts on the new MacBook Pro. #Katieisnotimpressed


#352: Workflows with Ian Byrd

November 28th, 2016 · 79 minutes

Ian Byrd is a former teacher and professional speaker who shares his workflows and tips for giving full-day lectures and workshops, writing, video production and more.

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


#351: 2016 Holiday Geek Gift Guide

November 20th, 2016 · 92 minutes

Katie and David share some of their favorite geek gift ideas for that special person in your life this holiday season … or maybe even yourself.


#350: Accessibility Workflows with Shelly Brisbin

November 14th, 2016 · 85 minutes

Shelly Brisbin stops by to talk about Accessibility and gives us a run down of the various Accessibility features and options available on Mac and iOS, how they can be used, what developers can do to make their Apps more accessible and how we can help friends and family use these features.


#349: MPU+: A Corn-u-copia of Nerdiness

November 10th, 2016 · 93 minutes

Katie and David have a lot of feedback this month on the iCloud vs. Dropbox debate, macOS Sierra, more on the new MacBook Pro, and Katie is super-excited about her VESA mount.


#348: Managing Subscriptions

November 7th, 2016 · 86 minutes

In this new App economy it seems more and more apps and services are going to a subscription pricing model. We talk about subscription pricing generally, tips for taming your subscriptions and the subscription services we use.