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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#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.

#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.