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.

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episode 542: Beta Tales


It's beta season, and David and Stephen have reported for duty with reports of new features and general thoughts on macOS Big Sur, iOS and iPadOS 14 as well as watchOS 7. Plus, a brief announcement about something coming in July.


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episode 541: WWDC 2020


Recorded just a few hours after the WWDC keynote, Stephen and David share their reactions to iOS 14, macOS Big Sur, and the Mac's transition to Apple-designed processors.


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   1h36m
 
 

episode 540: Subroutine in the Brain


On this feedback episode, David and Stephen talk more about email and working from home, but also get into what it takes to make a MacSparky Field Guide and some weird problems they've recently encountered with their tech.


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   1h37m
 
 

Back to Email


David has finally roped Stephen into talking about email. Topics include email services, apps and strategies. Later in the show, they are joined by Rosemary Orchard and Myke Hurley to hear about two specific apps they use every day.


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   1h53m
 
 

I Predate the Home Computer, with James Thomson


PCalc developer James Thomson joins David and Stephen to talk about his background with the Mac, and what it take to build and maintain the same application over multiple decades.


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 2020-06-01  1h54m
 
 

The Photos Field Guide and Apple Photos


From the early days of iPhoto to now, with Photos.app and iCloud, Apple has offered increasingly-robust photo management tools for its users. This episode, David and Stephen walk through the features and tools you should know about.


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 2020-05-25  1h33m
 
 

Our Bags


A nerd's bag can say a lot about them. This week, David and Stephen empty theirs to talk through their choices and how they've changed over the years.


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 2020-05-17  1h10m
 
 

State of the Platform: Apple Services


From iCloud to Apple TV+, Appe's range of services is broader than ever, but how do they all stack up? Is this shift to services changed how users should view the company?


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 2020-05-11  1h33m
 
 

The Business of Emoji, with Jeremy Burge


Emojipedia founder Jeremy Burge joins David and Stephen to talk about emoji, how they're made and why they've found such huge success. Then, he explains how tech needs change when one lives on a ⛵.


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 2020-05-04  1h26m
 
 

Feeling Frisky with my Money


On this feedback episode, David shares some about an upcoming studio move, and Stephen talks about recent experimentation with a teleprompter. Also on the docket: connected home cameras, more on working from home and the iPhone SE.


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 2020-04-27  1h23m