Cool Stuff Found kicks off this week’s show, with email clients, Wi-Fi Widget(s), combo iPhone/Watch chargers, disk utilities and much, much more. Then, after a few additional tips from you, dear listeners, it’s time for your questions. Topics this week include comparing local vs. Cloud storage for things like your music, videos and documents; memory interleaving and when to use it; solving corrupt user accounts that won’t login; and solving the issues with web pages that are slow to load. Press play and enjoy!
MGG 643: You Scratch Your Head, I’ll Scratch Mine
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Note: Shownotes are complete!
- 00:00:00 Mac Geek Gab 643 for Sunday, February 5, 2017
- 00:02:13 CSF-Wi-Fi Widget
- 00:05:13 Alex-CSF-See All of Apple’s Repair Extension Programs
- 00:06:21 Ken-CSF-Belkin Valet Charger for Apple Watch & iPhone
- 00:07:47 Alex-CSF-ddrescue
- 00:10:09 Ed-CSF-EasilyDo Email Client
- 00:11:06 Robin-642-CSF-SwitchResX
- 00:12:16 Roger-642-Use Shared Reminders for Grocery List
- 00:14:00 BusyCal
- 00:16:31 Ioannis-Time Machine Checksum Verification
- 00:22:43 Terence-Menus won’t stick
- 00:25:48 SPONSOR: Blue Apron – MGG gets you 3 meals free
- 00:28:50 SPONSOR: TextExpander for Teams
- 00:31:12 SPONSOR: eero – MGG gets free overnight shipping
- 00:34:23 Dave-638-Google Voice vs. iOS Voicemail
- 00:38:27 Workflow
- 00:42:58 Graham-641-Memory Upgrades and Interleaving in iMacs
- 00:50:37 Michael-Slow Web Page Loading After Wake
- 01:01:45 Brian-NAS vs. Cloud for various types of data
- 01:08:00 Michael-Corrupt User Account won’t Login
- 01:14:31 Todd-To xfinitywifi or Not to xfinitywifi
- 01:24:56 NEW MGG PREMIUM
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