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#450: MPU+:I'm a Big Phone Guy

October 1st, 2018 · 95 minutes

This month in MPU+ we chat about David's new phone, Katie's broken Mac, iOS 12 follow-up, Siri Shortcuts, transitioning from Dropbox to iCloud, David's laptop replacement and more.

#449: macOS Mojave

September 24th, 2018 · 91 minutes

David and Katie talk about Apple's latest operating system, macOS Mojave. We discuss the state of the Mac, yearly release cycles, what we like, what we don't, new features for productivity and more.

#448: iOS 12 and the September 12th Event

September 17th, 2018 · 103 minutes

David and Katie run through their favorite new features for iOS 12, WatchOS 5 and thoughts on the September 12th announcements.

#447: Workflows with Zac Hall

September 10th, 2018 · 100 minutes

Zac Hall joins David and Katie to talk about how he stays on top of Apple news at 9to5Mac as well his work as an online publisher. We also talk about 9to5's recent discovery of the new iPhone and Apple Watch prior to Apple's September 12th event.

#446: MPU+: Are You Going to Go Big?

September 3rd, 2018 · 97 minutes

Katie and David speculate about Apple's upcoming September 12th event, David goes laptopless again, hiding cables and technology clutter around your home, shutting down Wi-Fi on a schedule, storing business cards, fixing a broken iPhone and listener feedback.

#445: HomeKit Intensive

August 27th, 2018 · 91 minutes

David and Katie dive deep on HomeKit and discuss the HomeKit App, managing rooms, creating scenes, automation and our favorite HomeKit enabled devices. We also discuss where HomeKit falls down and our workarounds.

#444: Workflows with iPhone JD Jeff Richardson

August 20th, 2018 · 102 minutes

Jeff Richardson from iPhone JD joins Katie and David to chat about how he uses a Mac at home and PC at work, going all in and adopting a paperless lifestyle with the iPad, starting a successful blog, using the Apple Watch, and more.

#443: Revisiting Music Management

August 13th, 2018 · 89 minutes

Katie and David revisit music management and discuss the state of the two major streaming services, how things have changed iTunes Match, managing their music, and audio at home and in the car.

#442: Workflows with Joe Buhlig

August 6th, 2018 · 89 minutes

Joe Buhlig joins David and Katie to talk about his iPadless life, analog tools for productivity, live streaming, managing a business, Discourse and more.

#441: MPU+: The Grass is Always Greener

July 30th, 2018 · 94 minutes

David and Katie talk about how it's easier now than ever before to cut the cable, Katie's moves away from Evernote, David's experimentation with iOS Mail clients, getting burned when selling online, choosing an email provider, the iOS 12 Beta, and answer listener questions.