Mac Power Users

Learn about getting the most from your Apple technology with focused topics and workflow guests. Creating Mac Power Users, one geek at a time since 2009. Hosted by David Sparks and Stephen Hackett.

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 1h34m. Bisher sind 483 Folge(n) erschienen. Jede Woche gibt es eine neue Folge dieses Podcasts


100,000 Subscribers, with Rene Ritchie

Over a year ago, long-time Apple blogger Rene Ritchie launched Vector, a daily YouTube show covering the world of Apple and tech beyond. This week, David and Stephen catch up with Rene, talking about his video workflows, YouTube as a platform and more.



Journaling with Day One

Journaling can be an excellent way to collect your thoughts and reflect on the events of the day, and Day One makes it easy to do so with your Mac, iPhone, iPad and more.



Mobile Music and Production with Jakob Haq

Jakob Haq is a musician and YouTuber from Sweden who create, edits and publishes all of his content with his iPhone and iPad.



Exploring the Mac App Store

Stephen and David talk through the ups and downs of the Mac App Store and share some of the hidden gems they've found there over the years. Then, they recap Apple's recent media event after being interrupted by Mother Nature in the Sparks' yard.



Something Smells Funny

The guys work their way through some feedback, Stephen has feelings about his Apple Watch and David has switched notes apps ... again.


 2019-03-24  1h36m

Using the iPad as a Laptop

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.


 2019-03-17  1h32m

Shawn Blanc’s Evolved Workflows

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.


 2019-03-10  1h37m

Mac Power Users 472: Live in Chicago with Friends

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.


 2019-03-03  1h19m

Mac Power Users 471: Menu Bars, Docks & Startup Apps, Oh My!

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


 2019-02-24  1h29m

Mac Power Users 470: From Computing to Sheep Farming, with Oogie McGuire

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.


 2019-02-18  1h20m