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Apple and US Manufacturing
Feb 11th, 2021 4:17 PM

Andrew Orr and Bryan Chaffin join host Kelly Guimont to discuss the latest iteration of the game Civilization, and also explain the game to Kelly.

Mac Geek Gab Podcast

Hosted by Dave Hamilton & John F. Braun.

Mac Geek Gab

Dave Hamilton and John F. Braun come together weekly to answer your questions and discuss things of interest to Apple and Mac geeks, yet present them in a way that's both entertaining and informative for the average listener.

Background Mode Podcast

Hosted by John Martellaro from The Mac Observer.

Background Mode

Join The Mac Observer's John Martellaro every week for fascinating interviews with tech industry pros and luminaries. It's more than a show about what they do; it's about who they are.

Apple Context Machine Podcast

Hosted by Bryan Chaffin from The Mac Observer.

Apple Context Machine

Apple Context Machine is a weekly in-depth look at Apple and the tech world from Bryan Chaffin, editor-in-chief of The Mac Observer with special guests from the tech world.

Media+

Hosted by Charlotte Henry from The Mac Observer.

Media+

Charlotte Henry and her guests bring focus — and a little something extra — to discussions about digital media in today's world.

Podcast Archives

  1. Feb. 11th, 2021
    The Mac Observer's Daily Observations Podcast
    Apple and US Manufacturing – TMO Daily Observations 2021-02-11

    Bryan Chaffin joins host Kelly Guimont to discuss Apple's current manufacturing and the possibility of some of it becoming US-based.

  2. Feb. 10th, 2021
    The Mac Observer's Daily Observations Podcast
    Tips for iCloud, Time Machine, and More – TMO Daily Observations 2021-02-10

    Andrew Orr and Dave Hamilton join host Kelly Guimont to share tips for managing iCloud syncing, Time Machine images, and saving web pages on iOS.

  3. Feb. 9th, 2021
    The Mac Observer's Daily Observations Podcast
    Cryptocurrency 201: Get Your Own – TMO Daily Observations 2021-02-09

    Bryan Chaffin and Dave Hamilton join host Kelly Guimont to discuss cryptocurrency! How to get it, and why you should/shouldn't to get it.

  4. Feb. 9th, 2021
    Media+
    Awards Season for Apple TV+ – Media+

    It's awards season and, thanks mostly to 'Ted Lasso', Apple TV+ is heavily involved. Host Charlotte Henry and The Mac Observer's Editor-in-Chief Bryan Chaffin get dressed up and walk down the red carpet to take a closer look.

  5. Feb. 8th, 2021
    The Mac Observer's Daily Observations Podcast
    Project Titan Speculation, Headset Chat – TMO Daily Observations 2021-02-08

    Charlotte Henry and Bryan Chaffin join host Kelly Guimont to discuss the latest phase of Project Titan news, and some headset speculation.

  6. Feb. 8th, 2021
    Mac Geek Gab Podcast
    Mountain Dew vs. iPhone and More Fun Stories — Mac Geek Gab 856

    Spoiler alert: Sometimes the Mountain Dew wins, folks, but you knew that already. That's OK, this episode is chock full of Cool Stuff Found, Quick Tips, plus your questions answered about all sorts of issues. Listen as John and Dave — your two favorite geeks — take you on this ride so you can learn at least five new things!

  7. Feb. 5th, 2021
    The Mac Observer's Daily Observations Podcast
    Security Friday: App Tracking Transparency and More – TMO Daily Observations 2021-02-05

    Andrew Orr joins host Kelly Guimont to discuss Security Friday news and updates, and explains Private Click Measurement and why it matters.

  8. Feb. 4th, 2021
    The Mac Observer's Daily Observations Podcast
    Award Nominations, Corporate Sanctioned Shade – TMO Daily Observations 2021-02-04

    Charlotte Henry joins host Kelly Guimont to chat Apple's latest TV+ nominations and what Apple means when they talk about privacy (it's Facebook).

  9. Feb. 3rd, 2021
    The Mac Observer's Daily Observations Podcast
    Gambling and Mobile Apps and You – TMO Daily Observations 2021-02-03

    Bryan Chaffin joins host Kelly Guimont to discuss gambling apps, and how the stance on gambling differs based on where you are in the world.

  10. Feb. 2nd, 2021
    Media+
    How Apple Might Get into the Subscription Audio Business? — Media+

    Tom Webster of Edison Research joins host Charlotte Henry to discuss the rumored launch of Podcasts+. How would Apple go about getting into the subscription audio business? And should it?

  11. Feb. 2nd, 2021
    The Mac Observer's Daily Observations Podcast
    New Improved MaskID Unlocking – TMO Daily Observations 2021-02-02

    Dave Hamilton and Charlotte Henry join host Kelly Guimont to discuss recent software updates and a beta that can change how your phone unlocks.

  12. Feb. 1st, 2021
    The Mac Observer's Daily Observations Podcast
    Media Monday with Music Tips – TMO Daily Observations 2021-02-01

    Andrew Orr and Charlotte Henry join host Kelly Guimont to discuss the latest Media Monday news, and a couple of tips for the Music apps.

  13. Feb. 1st, 2021
    Mac Geek Gab Podcast
    Spam, Your Privacy, Cool Stuff Found & More — Mac Geek Gab 855

    What's your spam workflow? How do you know if your favorite podcast is selling your data? Want to hear about some Cool Stuff Found? Good news, your two favorite geeks talk through all this and more! Listen as John and Dave answer your questions and do their level best to ensure everyone learns at least five new things each week. Press play and enjoy!

  14. Jan. 29th, 2021
    The Mac Observer's Daily Observations Podcast
    Security Friday: App Transparency and Dots – TMO Daily Observations 2021-01-29

    Andrew Orr and Jeff Butts join host Kelly Guimont to discuss Security Friday news including iOS updates and apps, and that dot on your iPhone.

  15. Jan. 28th, 2021
    The Mac Observer's Daily Observations Podcast
    Apple Wearables: A Fortune 120 Company – TMO Daily Observations 2021-01-28

    Bryan Chaffin joins host Kelly Guimont to discuss Apple's earnings report, the stock market's reaction, and how Watches + Headphones = Macy's.

  16. Jan. 27th, 2021
    The Mac Observer's Daily Observations Podcast
    Updates Ahoy! – TMO Daily Observations 2021-01-27

    Charlotte Henry and Andrew Orr join host Kelly Guimont to discuss why the latest iOS update is very important to install, and a look ahead at earnings.

  17. Jan. 26th, 2021
    Media+
    The Apple TV+ Freeloading Dilemma — Media+

    Author, blogger, and podcaster Dan Moren joins Charlotte Henry to discuss the Apple TV+ freeloading problem. Almost nobody is paying for the service. Very few want to. How can Apple make money from streaming?

  18. Jan. 26th, 2021
    The Mac Observer's Daily Observations Podcast
    Apple Leadership Shuffle – TMO Daily Observations 2021-01-26

    Bryan Chaffin and Charlotte Henry join host Kelly Guimont to discuss new changes in Apple Leadership and speculate on the new regime.

  19. Jan. 25th, 2021
    The Mac Observer's Daily Observations Podcast
    This is Where it Gets Sticky – TMO Daily Observations 2021-01-25

    Charlotte Henry and Andrew Orr join host Kelly Guimont to discuss a new advisory on MagSafe magnets, and the new Time To Walk in Fitness+.

  20. Jan. 25th, 2021
    Mac Geek Gab Podcast
    Headphone Safety, Big Sur, & Geek Challenges — Mac Geek Gab 854

    Big Sur continues to mature...and it continues to have some pesky little issues, too. Never fear, your two favorite geeks are here to answer your questions and help solve your problems. Listen as John and Dave talk through Big Sur, Headphone Safety, and share some Geek Challenges of yours with the Mac Geek Gab family. Press play and enjoy learning at least...five new things!