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#619: Home Studio Updates

December 19th, 2021 · 112 minutes

David had to move his home office, while Stephen built a cabin. This week, the guys compare notes on how their studios have evolved over the last couple of years.

#618: Making Movies at Pixar, with John Soliman

December 12th, 2021 · 105 minutes

Stephen and David chat with John Soliman, a 2nd Assistant Editor at Pixar about his workflows and how collaboration works at the studio.

#617: Back in Whack

December 5th, 2021 · 120 minutes

David and Stephen are joined by Apple's Jeremy Butcher to discuss the company's new Business Essentials program.

Then, the guys revisit iCloud storage management, clipboard apps and email providers. USB-C hubs and migrating to an Apple silicon Mac are also discussed.

#616: The Quality Will be Ensured, with Daniel Jalkut

November 28th, 2021 · 119 minutes

Stephen and David are joined by Daniel Jalkut. After his absence is blamed on an innocent co-host, Daniel chats with the guys about his indie development career, the new MacBook Pro and the many options developers face when picking a method for writing a macOS application.

#615: The Clipboard Manager Roundup

November 21st, 2021 · 89 minutes

There is a range of applications to supercharge your copy and paste game. This week, David and Stephen explore some of the best options for macOS and even the iPad and iPhone.

#614: The 2021 MPU Gift Guide

November 14th, 2021 · 94 minutes

Believe it or not, it is time for the annual MPU Holiday Gift Guide once again.

#613: The Future of Work, with Sean McCabe

November 7th, 2021 · 103 minutes

David and Stephen talk with Sean McCabe about how he runs his businesses from what can only be described as a Mac battle station while stitching together macOS apps and several cloud services to be more productive.

#612: macOS Monterey & MacBook Pro Impressions

October 31st, 2021 · 109 minutes

David and Stephen review macOS Monterey and cover the features and changes it brings to the Mac. Then, the guys give their impressions of the new M1 Pro and M1 Max MacBook Pros.

#611: Unleashed, Indeed

October 20th, 2021 · 108 minutes

This week, Stephen and David talk through Apple's new batch of MacBook Pros, powered by the M1 Pro and M1 Max systems on a chip.

#610: iPad Workflows

October 14th, 2021 · 104 minutes

Fresh off the release of iPadOS 15, David and Stephen cover the update's revised multitasking system and talk about some of their favorite workflows for the iPad.