Mac Observer Podcasts

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Spring Preview of TV+
Feb 23rd, 2021 3:20 PM

Andrew Orr and Bryan Chaffin join host Kelly Guimont dig deep into password managers, how they work, and why you need one.

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. 23rd, 2021
    The Mac Observer's Daily Observations Podcast
    Spring Preview of TV+ – TMO Daily Observations 2021-02-23

    Charlotte Henry and Andrew Orr join host Kelly Guimont to look ahead to the Spring preview of what's coming to Apple TV+.

  2. Feb. 23rd, 2021
    Media+
    Facebook Turns The News Off And on Again – Media+

    Host Charlotte Henry is joined by media critic Mic Wright to discuss the recent clash between Facebook and the Australian government, which saw news content removed from the social network in Oz. It is now being restored, but what are the wider implications?

  3. Feb. 22nd, 2021
    The Mac Observer's Daily Observations Podcast
    Silver Sparrow and You – TMO Daily Observations 2021-02-22

    Andrew Orr join host Kelly Guimont to discuss Silver Sparrow malware, including what it's actually doing and how concerned you should be.

  4. Feb. 22nd, 2021
    Mac Geek Gab Podcast
    Solving an LSD Problem — Mac Geek Gab 858

    Of course you knew we meant LaunchServicesDaemon, right? Sometimes it has problems... and your two favorite geeks have the solution! Listen as John and Dave talk through your questions, tips, and Cool Stuff Found while everyone — including them — learns at least five new things!

  5. Feb. 19th, 2021
    The Mac Observer's Daily Observations Podcast
    Security Friday: Malware, Passwords, Security Guides – TMO Daily Observations 2021-02-19

    Security Friday! Andrew Orr joins host Kelly Guimont to discuss security news and tips, including some new malware for the new M1 Mac.

  6. Feb. 18th, 2021
    The Mac Observer's Daily Observations Podcast
    Epic/Apple Slapfight Escalation, Important Emoji Updates – TMO Daily Observations 2021-02-18

    Charlotte Henry joins host Kelly Guimont to discuss the latest chapter of the (Apple v) Epic Saga, with a preview of some new iOS emoji.

  7. Feb. 17th, 2021
    The Mac Observer's Daily Observations Podcast
    Apple TV Followup, For All Mankind Extras – TMO Daily Observations 2021-02-17

    Charlotte Henry and Bryan Chaffin join host Kelly Guimont to follow up on the Apple TV chat from Monday, and look at some For All Mankind extras.

  8. Feb. 16th, 2021
    The Mac Observer's Daily Observations Podcast
    Feature Tour of iOS 14.5 – TMO Daily Observations 2021-02-16

    Andrew Orr and Dave Hamilton join host Kelly Guimont to discuss the new features in iOS (beta) 14.5, including a new way to unlock your phone.

  9. Feb. 16th, 2021
    Media+
    Is Apple Podcasts+ Finally on The Way? — Media+

    Hot Pod founder Nick Quah joins Charlotte Henry to discuss the possibility of Apple Podcasts+ before the conversation takes an unexpected turn...

  10. Feb. 15th, 2021
    The Mac Observer's Daily Observations Podcast
    Apple TV, What is Your Deal? – TMO Daily Observations 2021-02-15

    Dave Hamilton and Charlotte Henry join host Kelly Guimont to discuss the future of the Apple TV box, starting with if it even has a future.

  11. Feb. 15th, 2021
    Mac Geek Gab Podcast
    Avoiding the Duck — Mac Geek Gab 857

    We promised Wi-Fi and we delivered Wi-Fi. That's how it works here at Mac Geek Gab: your two favorite geeks answer your questions and help solve your problems. But it's not only Wi-Fi, of course. Lots of you asked other questions, and we've got that covered, too, including helping to tame that ducking autocorrect feature. Press play and listen as John and Dave help you learn at least five new things!

  12. Feb. 12th, 2021
    The Mac Observer's Daily Observations Podcast
    Security Friday: Hacking and Sign-In Reviews – TMO Daily Observations 2021-02-12

    Andrew Orr joins host Kelly Guimont to discuss Security Friday news about previous news items, updates, and include a practical tip.

  13. Feb. 11th, 2021
    Apple Context Machine Podcast
    The World of Apple Leaks and Measuring Apple’s Success, with Ken Ray – ACM 543

    Bryan Chaffin and Mac OS Ken (Ken Ray) discuss the really weird world of Apple leaks and rumors, including how to navigate them and how they try to cover them as journalists. They also talk about how to measure Apple's success, or more specifically, how a lot of folks outside the Apple world seem to measure Apple's success.

  14. 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.

  15. 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.

  16. 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.

  17. 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.

  18. 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.

  19. 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!

  20. 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.