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TDO 2018-06-22: Tech Chat with Mac Geek Gab

Jun. 22nd, 2018 - 12:37 PM | 00:26:07

John F. Braun and Dave Hamilton from Mac Geek Gab join Jeff Gamet to talk tech about NFC, Apple Pay, digital keys, breathing new life into older Macs, and more.

Podcast Archives

  1. Jun. 22nd, 2018
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    Tech Chat with MGG’s Dave Hamilton and John F Braun – TMO Daily Observations 2018-06-22

    John F. Braun and Dave Hamilton from Mac Geek Gab join Jeff Gamet to talk tech about NFC, Apple Pay, digital keys, breathing new life into older Macs, and more.

  2. Jun. 21st, 2018
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    Apple’s Growing TV Series Lineup, the Long Overdue AirPower – TMO Daily Observations 2018-06-21

    Adam Christianson from the Maccast and Andrew Orr join Jeff Gamet to talk about Apple's growing stable of TV shows for its streaming video service, plus they have some thoughts on AirPower launching possibly a year after it was announced.

  3. Jun. 20th, 2018
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    What Online Services Can Do with Content You Upload – TMO Daily Observations 2018-06-20

    Adam Christianson from the Maccast and John Martellaro join Jeff Gamet to look at who can use our content when we upload to online services and social networks.

  4. Jun. 19th, 2018
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    How We Aren’t Using Smart Speakers, John’s Hopes for New Macs – TMO Daily Observations 2018-06-19

    Andrew Orr and John Martellaro join Jeff Gamet to discuss a report that says almost no one with a smart speaker uses it to control smart home devices, plus John explains why he thinks Apple is ready to release new Mac models.

  5. Jun. 18th, 2018
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    iOS 12 and 911 Calls, New Mac Predictions – TMO Daily Observations 2018-06-18

    Bryan Chaffin and Andrew Orr join Jeff Gamet to talk about Apple's improved 911 location information for iPhones in iOS 12, plus they share their thoughts on when we may see new Macs.

  6. Jun. 15th, 2018
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    Snapchat Courts Developers, the State of Mac Hardware – TMO Daily Observations 2018-06-15

    Andrew Orr and Dave Hamilton join Jeff Gamet to look at what Snapchat is doing with its new APIs to promote its social network, plus they share their thoughts on a developer's complaint about the state of Mac hardware.

  7. Jun. 14th, 2018
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    Tim Cook’s Bloomberg Interview, macOS Mojave and External Drives – TMO Daily Observations 2018-06-14

    Bryan Chaffin and John Martellaro join Jeff Gamet to share their thoughts on Bloomberg's Tim Cook interview, plus Jeff has a tip for installing macOS Mojave on an external drive.

  8. Jun. 13th, 2018
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    John’s Mac mini Idea, AltConf and WWDC 2018 Interviews – TMO Daily Observations 2018-06-13

    John Martellaro and Kelly Guimont join Jeff Gamet to talk about how Apple could blend the Mac mini and Mac Pro into the same design, plus Kelly and John share their favorite AltConf and WWDC 2018 interviews.

  9. Jun. 12th, 2018
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    USB-C iPhones, Carpool Karaoke Season 2 – TMO Daily Observations 2018-06-12

    Bryan Chaffin and John Martellaro join Jeff Gamet to look at the possibility of USB-C coming to the iPhone, plus they share their thoughts on Carpool Karaoke season 2.

  10. Jun. 11th, 2018
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    Goodbye, Net Neutrality – TMO Daily Observations 2018-06-11

    John Martellaro and Bryan Chaffin join Jeff Gamet talk about the end of net neutrality protection in the United States.

  11. Jun. 8th, 2018
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    Sonos and AirPlay 2, iOS 12 Live Listen for AirPods – TMO Daily Observations 2018-06-08

    Bryan Chaffin and Dave Hamilton join Jeff Gamet for the final day of Apple's 2018 Worldwide Developer Conference to talk about the Sonos and AirPlay 2, the Sonos Beam, and Live Listen for AirPods in iOS 12.

  12. Jun. 7th, 2018
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    WWDC 2018 ARKit 2, the End of 32-bit Mac Apps – TMO Daily Observations 2018-06-07

    Kelly Guimont and Bryan Chaffin join Jeff Gamet at Apple's 2018 Worldwide Developer Conference to talk about ARKit 2 and what Apple is doing in the augmented reality space, plus they look at the coming end of 32-bit app support in macOS.

  13. Jun. 6th, 2018
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    WWDC 2018 macOS Mojave Privacy, the Perils of Beta OS Versions – TMO Daily Observations 2018-06-06

    Andrew Orr and Kelly Guimont join Jeff Gamet at Apple's 2018 Worldwide Developer Conference to discuss privacy in macOS Mojave 10.14, and why installing developer betas isn't for everyone. Bonus: Kelly is internet famous.

  14. Jun. 5th, 2018
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    WWDC 2018 Passwords, iOS and macOS Betas, Shortcuts and Workflow – TMO Daily Observations 2018-06-05

    Kelly Guimont and Dave Hamilton join Jeff Gamet at Apple's 2018 Worldwide Developer Conference to look at iOS 12 and macOS Mojave 10.14 password management, device compatibility, and also Shortcuts and Workflow.

  15. Jun. 4th, 2018
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    WWDC 2018 Keynote Wrap Up – TMO Daily Observations 2018-06-04

    Dave Hamilton and Jeff Gamet share their reactions to the 2018 Worldwide Developer Conference keynote presentation where Apple showed off iOS 12, watchOS 5, tvOS 12, and macOS Mojave 10.14.

  16. Jun. 1st, 2018
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    WWDC 2018 Keynote Announcement Predictions – TMO Daily Observations 2018-06-01

    John Martellaro and Andrew Orr join Jeff Gamet to talk about what they expect to see at Apple's 2018 Worldwide Developer Conference keynote, plus what they wish Apple would announce.

  17. May. 31st, 2018
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    Apple’s Intel Engineer Hires, iCloud Safari History – TMO Daily Observations 2018-05-31

    Andrew Orr and John Martellaro join Jeff Gamet to share their ideas on what Apple is doing with the engineers it's hiring away from Intel, plus they look at how much of our Safari browser history Apple retains.

  18. May. 30th, 2018
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    Exploring Messages in iCloud and AirPlay 2 – TMO Daily Observations 2018-05-30

    John Martellaro and Kelly Guimont join Jeff Gamet to explain Messages in iCloud, plus they explore AirPlay 2 and their experiences so far.

  19. May. 29th, 2018
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    FBI’s Router Reset Request, ARM-based Macs – TMO Daily Observations 2018-05-29

    Dave Hamilton and John Martellaro join Jeff Gamet to explain what's behind the FBI's warning to reboot your home network router, plus they share their thoughts on the possibility of a Mac with an ARM processor.

  20. May. 25th, 2018
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    Alexa’s Eavesdropping Incident, Doppler Music Player – TMO Daily Observations 2018-05-25

    Bryan Chaffin and Andrew Orr join Jeff Gamet to share their thoughts on Amazon's Alexa inadvertently recording a conversation and sending it to someone as a message, plus Andrew has a tip on a Music app alternative for the iPhone and iPad.