60 The Mac Observer's Mac Geek Gab Premium Enhanced feedback@macgeekgab.com (MacGeekGab) ExpressionEngine 2.8.1 http://www.macobserver.com/tmo/features/mac_geek_gab Mon, 15 Dec 2014 12:30:00 -0500 The Mac Observer: You'll Hear Your Mac News Here From Now On... Dave Hamilton & John F. Braun Two Mac Geeks Share Knowledge With You. Dave Hamilton and John F. Braun come together weekly to discuss things of interest to Mac geeks, yet present them in a way that's both entertaining and informative for the average listener. en-us The Mac Observer, Inc. 2014 The Mac Observer's Mac Geek Gab Enhanced http://www.macobserver.com/tmo/features/mac_geek_gab http://www.macobserver.com/imgs/category_images/macgeekgab_logo_sans_Finder_144px.jpg 144 144 Mac Geek Gab Podcast Technology clean The Mac Observer feedback@macgeekgab.com mac, observer, mac observer, geek, gab, macintosh, nerd, hamilton, braun, tmo, macobserver MGG 531: Dual Networks, Wi-Fi Jitters, Boot Failures & More http://www.macobserver.com/tmo/podcast/macgeekgab-531 Mon, 15 Dec 2014 17:30:00 +0000 Boot failures abound, system fonts go FUBAR, and Wi-Fi has the jitters. Never fear, John and Dave are here to help and talk through all this and more. Join your two favorite geeks for this special, Monday edition of Mac Geek Gab.

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MGG 530: Chasing Those Pesky Incrementing Hostnames http://www.macobserver.com/tmo/podcast/macgeekgab-530 Sun, 07 Dec 2014 17:28:00 +0000 Eliminating Yosemite's Incrementing computer names, the real skinny on Yosemite and third-party SSDs, which codecs to use for creating your own streamable movies, advice on clean-installing and much, much more keep your geeks busy throughout this week's Mac Geek Gab episode. Download, press play and enjoy!

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MGG 529: Baby, It’s Cool Stuff Found Outside http://www.macobserver.com/tmo/podcast/macgeekgab-529 Sun, 30 Nov 2014 17:41:00 +0000 Dave's fresh off of a cruise ship (RC's Oasis of the Seas) and he and John have a pile of Cool Stuff Found for you today. Let's see how much your two favorite geeks can rock this boat!

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MGG 528: Everything’s Broken (and Your Geeks Fix It) http://www.macobserver.com/tmo/podcast/macgeekgab-528 Sun, 16 Nov 2014 17:25:00 +0000 Third party DNS risks, Yosemite email issues, Comcast's hotspot concerns and managing large Dropboxes on systems with smaller SSDs are just the tip of this week's Mac Geek Gab iceberg. Download, press play, and enjoy!

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MGG 527: It’s Hard to be Offensive When You’re a Geek http://www.macobserver.com/tmo/podcast/macgeekgab-527 Sun, 09 Nov 2014 16:40:00 +0000 Dave's back from MacTech, the studio iMac has a new power supply, and he and John are rocking and rolling at full strength! Topics covered include learning how to manually upload to iCloud Photo Library, cleaning up your SMTP Servers in Mail, sorting out where all those "remembered" wireless networks come from and more (LOTS more!). Download and enjoy! 

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MGG 526: Neutrons Have Their Own Dance http://www.macobserver.com/tmo/podcast/macgeekgab-526 Sun, 02 Nov 2014 16:59:00 +0000 Yosemite is a new OS, and with that comes oddities. Thankfully your two favorite geeks are here to help. Mail issues are plaguing many listeners and John F. Braun and Dave Hamilton talk you through how to keep things running as clean as possible, even cleaning up Mail behind the scenes. Then it's on to custom FaceTime ringtones, how to manage the battery on a spare iPhone and much, much more. Download today and enjoy!

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MGG 525: Wi-Fi Isn’t Always Friendly ... Or Consistent http://www.macobserver.com/tmo/podcast/macgeekgab-525 Sun, 26 Oct 2014 16:54:00 +0000 Yet another crazy week for Apple users. Apple Pay launched, iOS 8.1 was released, all kinds of new stuff came out. John and Dave talk through all of this as well as answering your questions about managing text, restoring documents to the FInder, seeing details about Time Machine and more. Download today and enjoy!

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MGG 524: Cool Stuff Found & Yosemite Notes http://www.macobserver.com/tmo/podcast/macgeekgab-524 Sun, 19 Oct 2014 15:54:00 +0000 John and Dave have been attending all sorts of press events lately, collecting and researching for Cool Stuff Found. That combined with everything sent in by you and fellow listeners makes for a pretty fun list! Plus, Yosemite went live this week and your geeks are here to get you started down the path, too!

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MGG 523: Three Mikes and Two Geeks On Mics http://www.macobserver.com/tmo/podcast/mgg-523 Sun, 12 Oct 2014 15:34:00 +0000 Network issues nipped the tail end of last week's show, but your geeks made it through regardless. This week John and Dave go through running iPhoto from a flash drive, sharing a clipboard between iOS and OS X, Wi-Fi Calling with your new iPhone, Updating expired podcasts and resolving a failed (but recurring!) iPhoto import. Download and enjoy!

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MGG 522: Sometimes Networks Just Fail http://www.macobserver.com/tmo/podcast/macgeekgab-522 Mon, 06 Oct 2014 18:55:00 +0000 John and Dave start by helping answer your questions about iOS 8 Cookies, Bubbbles, Newsttand and Stocks. Then it's on to answering your questions about using your Mac to translate audio into text, migrating your Mac to a new drive and handling Apple's Customer Relations department. All this and more in this weeks episode. Download today and enjoy!

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MGG 521: Crash Reports (and Hovercrafts) are Full of Eels http://www.macobserver.com/tmo/podcast/macgeekgab-521 Sun, 28 Sep 2014 16:07:00 +0000 Dave's got both an iPhone 6 and an iPhone 6 Plus, so he and John discuss that, but then it moves quickly on to your questions. Topics include: iOS 8 Family Sharing, syncing photos without PhotoStream, granting read-only access to files on your Mac, how to interpret crash reports, a discussion on Shellshock and more! Download today and enjoy!

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MGG 520: Wrapping Up Tech Week With iOS 8 & More http://www.macobserver.com/tmo/podcast/macgeekgab-520 Sun, 21 Sep 2014 15:42:00 +0000 It's been iPhone week. It's been server migration week. It's been tech week (in more ways than one!), and your two geeks are here, ready to roll and with a very special guest, no less! FIrst they'll talk through some of their favorite iOS 8 tips and tricks. Then it's on to a slew of your questions, including revisiting the age old question of Drobo or Synology (hint: there's no hard and fast answer here!) plus resolving John's own tech issue! Download and enjoy.

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MGG 519: Aspect Ratios Are Fun & AT&T Next is Probably Better For You http://www.macobserver.com/tmo/podcast/macgeekgab-519 Sun, 14 Sep 2014 15:51:00 +0000 Dave's fresh back from Cupertino (and fresh from ordering a new iPhone), and he and John talk through the events of the week plus answer your questions. Want to know the size delta for watching movies on the iPhone 6 Plus vs. an iPad mini? Dave did some crazy Pythagorean-theorum-based math for you! He also did some more standard math to figure out if an AT&T Next Plan is right, too. Then it's on to question. Want to know how to copy files from a drive that's corrupted? Want to disable your iPhone number from iMessage? Want to create a $35 Time Capsule? All these questions and more will be answered this week on Mac Geek Gab.

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MGG 518: Larrys Have Problems (That Geeks Can Solve) http://www.macobserver.com/tmo/podcast/macgeekgab-518 Sun, 07 Sep 2014 15:47:00 +0000 iCloud Notifications, Burning CD tracks, securing network devices, backing up your NAS and much, much more. All of this in today's Mac Geek Gab episode featuring Dave Hamilton and John F. Braun, your two favorite geeks! Download today and enjoy.

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MGG 517: Random Access Gab http://www.macobserver.com/tmo/podcast/macgeekgab-517 Tue, 02 Sep 2014 21:33:00 +0000 Two geeks. Your question. Answers. Tips. How can you go wrong? You can't, unless you don't listen! Wanna learn the best way to swap an SSD in – and when it's not necessary? Want to learn how to backup your massive iMovie library? Having battery woes? Lightning connector not working properly? All this and more in this week's Mac Geek Gab! Download, press play and let the cogitation commence!

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