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#436: MPU+: These Things Are Like Tribbles

June 25th, 2018 · 108 minutes

In this episode, we launch the new MPU Discourse community, talk about Siri Shortcuts, Katie got a HomePod, David shares thoughts on the iOS Beta and his recent visit to Apple Park. We also tackle listener questions about messages in the cloud, iPad accessories and kids in college.

#435: Catching up with Don McAllister

June 18th, 2018 · 102 minutes

Don McAllister returns to talk about building a business around ScreenCastsOnline, building his team, delegation, project management, and more. We also talk chat travel and electric cars.

#434: PDF Workflows

June 11th, 2018 · 86 minutes

Katie and David talk about the state of PDFs in 2018, how the PDF format has evolved, and best practices for creating, naming, managing and working with PDFs.

#433: WWDC 2018

June 5th, 2018 · 89 minutes

David and Katie share their thoughts on WWDC 2018 including thoughts on iOS 12, macOS 10.14, tvOS and watchOS 5

#432: MPU+: Walking Down The Hallway On The Internet

May 28th, 2018 · 101 minutes

David and Katie share what's on their minds this month including the end of the Airport Era, David's thoughts on the state of Notes apps including Bear and Apple Notes, surviving a house fire, thoughts on the iPhone X, Refurbs, and more.

#431: Mac Maintenance

May 21st, 2018 · 96 minutes

Katie and David discuss best practices for keeping your Mac healthy including Mac maintenance tips, diagnosing common problems, getting rid of unnecessary files, maintenance utilities, and care tips.

#430: Catching up with Marco Arment

May 14th, 2018 · 99 minutes

Marco Arment Returns to Mac Power Users to discuss the state of the Mac, the iMac Pro, Apple's laptops, Overcast, privacy, digital cameras and more.

#429: iWork Deep Dive

May 7th, 2018 · 96 minutes

With the recent updates to iWork we thought it time to dive deep. We share the best uses for Pages, Numbers, and Keynote. We discuss the pros and cons of the apps, collaboration, and try to tackle the question - can you get by with iWork alone?

#428: MPU+: The Bedroom Episode

April 30th, 2018 · 90 minutes

This month on MPU+ David and Katie spend some time discussing bedroom tech, including what's on our nightstands and sleep tracking. We also discuss David's new backup strategy, Drafts 5, Returning a Lost iPhone, Apple's Education Event, and follow-up on Katie's lightning strike.

#427: Creating the iPhone Field Guide

April 23rd, 2018 · 89 minutes

David has written a new book - the iPhone Field Guide. In this episode, we discuss his latest project, the process of creating a multimedia book, the state of iBooks Author and more.