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 1h33m. Bisher sind 575 Folge(n) erschienen. Dies ist ein wöchentlich erscheinender Podcast.

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 36 days 20 hours 51 minutes


episode 571: Catching up with Jeff Richardson

Writer and lawyer Jeff Richardson returns to the show to update Stephen and David on how he's working at a 12.9-inch iPad Pro most of the time, even when needing to use Windows.



episode 570: Mac Security

From the beginning, Mac OS X was designed with security and privacy in mind, but over the years Apple has worked to make both the Mac's software and hardware more even more so. This week, Stephen and David cover what's what when it comes to Mac security.



episode 569: Contextual Computing

This week, David walks Stephen through his concept of contextual computing, and why it's a lot easier to get started with then it sounds.



episode 568: Looking Toward 2021

At the end of an unprecedented year, Stephen and David take some time to reflect on what it's meant for an Apple user, and what they'd like to see out of 2021 in terms of tech.



episode 567: The M1 Honeymoon Continues

In this feedback episode, Stephen and David revisit bookmarks and Mail, M1 Macs and 32-bit apps, note taking and keyboards.



episode 566: Paperless Strikes Back

Stephen and David talk through paperless tools, apps, and workflows in 2020. Also, David's released his new Paperless Field Guide.


 2020-12-13  1h17m

episode 565: The 2020 Holiday Gift Guide

If you're shopping for a nerd in your life, David and Stephen are here to help.


 2020-12-07  1h34m

episode 564: Taking Pictures and Enriching Lives with Austin Mann

David and Stephen talk with photographer Austin Mann about his work and his annual iPhone camera reviews, including what sets the iPhone 12 Pro Max apart from Apple's other new phones.


 2020-11-30  1h34m

episode 563: macOS Big Sur

macOS Big Sur brings with it a new design and updated features. This week, Stephen and David wade in to macOS 11, before giving their impressions of the M1-powered MacBook Air.


 2020-11-23  2h7m

episode 562: The First Apple Silicon Macs

This week, David and Stephen are joined by Kurt Knight, Senior Director, Platform Product Marketing at Apple to talk about the M1 chip and macOS Big Sur. After that, the guys talk about this first wave of new Macs.


 2020-11-16  1h47m