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Latest Episodes

#474: Using the iPad as a Laptop

March 17th, 2019 · 92 minutes

When thinking about making an iPad a notebook replacement, there are a lot of factors to consider. David and Stephen talk through the hardware and software that can make — or break — this experience.

#473: Shawn Blanc’s Evolved Workflows

March 10th, 2019 · 97 minutes

Shawn Blanc returns to the show to talk about his move to the iPad Pro and how he manages the growing team behind projects like The Sweet Setup and The Focus Course.

#472: Live in Chicago with Friends

March 3rd, 2019 · 79 minutes

Live from Chicago, David and Stephen thaw out long enough to talk to a couple of very special guests about the MacBook Air and the friction between analog and digital tools, before answering some listener questions.

#471: Menu Bars, Docks & Startup Apps, Oh My!

February 24th, 2019 · 89 minutes

David and Stephen talk through the Mac utilities and applications that are always at their fingertips.

#470: From Computing to Sheep Farming, with Oogie McGuire

February 17th, 2019 · 80 minutes

Programmer and sheep farmer Oogie McGuire talks about LambTracker, her application for managing flocks and the hardware that goes along with it, as well as her on-going project of digitizing historical photos.

#469: Running a Business with G Suite

February 10th, 2019 · 94 minutes

With G Suite, Google offers paid versions of its free web apps and services. This week, Stephen and David discuss their usage of these tools, and how G Suite compares to other solutions available to individuals and small businesses.

#468: Mixing Macs and Microsoft with Christina Warren

February 3rd, 2019 · 90 minutes

Christina Warren, tech commentator, podcaster and Cloud Developer Advocate at Microsoft drops by to talk about using a Mac at work, the state of PowerPoint and how to get the most out of tech when traveling the world.

#467: Fitness Apps & Tech

January 27th, 2019 · 97 minutes

The iPhone and Apple Watch can be helpful in managing health and fitness, and coupled with the breadth of options in the App Store, they can become powerful tools in improving our well-being.

#466: John Gruber Returns

January 20th, 2019 · 123 minutes

John Gruber of Daring Fireball and The Talk Show join David and Stephen for a discussion about writing and podcasting, as well as WWDC and what the future may hold for the iPad and Mac.

#465: The Mighty Mac mini

January 14th, 2019 · 103 minutes

Introduced as a low-cost way to switch to the Mac, the Mac mini can now be found working quietly as home and office servers, hosting files, media, backups and more.