AppleCare doesn’t void every upgrade, and your geeks talk through some things you can do on your own … and how to make sure you understand where your warranty begins and ends. Questions from you listeners are always the bulk of this show, and they’re all over the map today which makes for a fun, varied show. But Cool Stuff Found is always a favorite, and this week we’ve got a ton for you!
MGG 693: This Neato Four Way Adapto-Thing
AppleCare doesn’t void every upgrade, and your geeks talk through some things you can do on your own … and how to make sure you understand where your warranty begins and ends. Questions from you listeners are always the bulk of this show, and they’re...
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- 00:00:00 Mac Geek Gab 693 for Monday, January 22, 2018 <https://macgeekgab.com/>
- 00:01:52 Bruce-CSF-WiFi Signal
- SmartJoin (the Wi-Fi login thing John was thinking about, from our pal Alf at iStumbler labs)
- 00:03:18 Joe-CSF-SuperDuper! Restoring from APFS Snapshots
- 00:05:21 John’s APFS experiment with spindle drives
- 00:07:34 DLH-Qmadix Invisible First Defense screen glass
- 00:10:12 Jason-CSF-Deseat.me deletes your unused online accounts
- 00:11:42 Jason-CSF-Rocket Emoji Picker for macOS
- 00:13:25 CSF-Yubikey
- 00:18:52 CSF-Vanilla to hide your menu bar icons
- 00:20:03 Jason-CSF-Cherpake Remote Control for your Mac
- 00:21:14 Jason-CSF-Make a QR Code for your Wi-Fi Guests
- 00:22:37 The Magic Bullet Newsletter – X-Files
- 00:24:33 James in the Chatroom-CSF-692-M4V Gear
- 00:25:13 Lawyer Jeff-CSF-MGG Dashboard Widget
- 00:26:40 SPONSOR: OWC – Check out all the new products announced recently from MacSales.com
- 00:30:10 Gary-Upgrading SSD without voiding AppleCare
- 00:35:52 Bernhard-Replacing part of the Fusion drive on an iMac
- 00:39:57 The thoughts on Fusion Drives
- 00:42:19 Thrifter.com
- 00:42:50 Ian-High Sierra with SSD RAID (John, do you know?)
- 00:45:39 Apple’s RAID
- 00:46:38 This week’s MGG Premium Subscribers:
- Ken M., Jeff P., Gary B., John V., Stephen A., John D., Santiago M., Ken from Kailua, Clive S., Everett T., David G., George D., Cindy K., Racer G., Toni C., Michael E., Brett P., Mark S.
- 00:49:00 Allister-iOS’s “Lock Camera” option
- 00:52:04 Laura-Wiring when Wi-Fi doesn’t Work
- 00:59:34 David-Extended Desktop with USB-C
- 01:03:22 John teases us with some Neato Four Way Adapto-Thing
- 01:04:51 Neal-Finding Mac App Store Receipts
- 01:09:24 Mark-Which of my files are corrupt?
- GraphicConverter for testing images
- 01:17:25 Managing iCloud Photo Library
- 01:22:00 MGG Outtro
- The Mac Geek Gab iPhone app
- Active MGG Sponsors and Coupon Codes List
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