Mac Geek Gab (Enhanced AAC)

Dave Hamilton and John F. Braun come together weekly to answer your questions and discuss things of interest to Apple and Mac geeks, yet present them in a way that's both entertaining and informative for the average listener.


MGG 548: One Geek On The Road

Dave's in Las Vegas for NMX/NAB this week, but he and John brave the hotel WiFi to get your Geek on. Terminal Tips are Threefold (or more) in this episode, made easy by your two favorite geeks. That plus some solutions for slow Safari issues and more. Download and enjoy!

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Stuff mentioned:

  • NAB (National Association of Broadcasters)
  • NMX (New Media eXpo)
  • Photos (6:10)
  • Apple Support Downloads
  • Aperture Migratation Alert
  • The hard link between Photos and iPhoto (6:10)
  • Repair Streaming on Apple TV with a reset (19:20)
  • ping
  • PeakHour 3
  • OS X: About Network Utility
  • Pingdom
  • AirPort Utility 6.x: Set AirPort Utility preferences
  • Mac OS X: How to start up in single-user or verbose mode (29:45)
  • Backblaze Mac Performance Settings (45:50)
  • OS X Yosemite: Enter proxy server settings
  • OS X Yosemite: Connect to shared computers and file servers on a network (50:58)
  • The Mac Geek Gab iPhone app
  • - You're downloading today's show from CacheFly's network
  • BackBeat Media Podcast Network
  • MacGeekGab AAC Enhanced Feed - Thanks to Michael Johnston of The iOS Show and Applr.


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