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APFS and Time Machine and Big Sur

Jul. 7th, 2020 - 1:44 PM | 00:19:34

John Martellaro and Dave Hamilton join host Kelly Guimont to discuss the latest iteration of APFS and how it could affect Time Machine drives.

Podcast Archives

  1. May. 7th, 2020
    The Mac Observer's Daily Observations Podcast
    Audiobooks on Macs – TMO Daily Observations 2020-05-07

    Charlotte Henry joins host Kelly Guimont to walk through how to listen to your audiobooks on a Mac, both from Audible and from Apple Books.

  2. May. 6th, 2020
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    Why Apple Cares About ARM – TMO Daily Observations 2020-05-06

    John Martellaro and Charlotte Henry join host Kelly Guimont to discuss ARM processors, what exactly they are why Apple wants to develop them.

  3. May. 5th, 2020
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    WWDC 2020 Announced – TMO Daily Observations 2020-05-05

    Bryan Chaffin and Dave Hamilton join host Kelly Guimont to discuss WWDC 2020, and making lemonade from the hand of lemons we've been dealt.

  4. May. 4th, 2020
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    Star Wars Day! Also MacBook Pro Updates – TMO Daily Observations 2020-05-04

    John Martellaro and Charlotte Henry join host Kelly Guimont to discuss Apple's updates to the MacBook Pro and what exactly is (and isn't) new.

  5. May. 1st, 2020
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    Apple Earnings Chat – TMO Daily Observations 2020-05-01

    Andrew Orr, Bryan Chaffin, and John Martellaro join host Kelly Guimont to discuss Apple's earnings, and what was said (or not) during the call. With a bonus trolling that Kelly totally fell for.

  6. Apr. 30th, 2020
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    All About Apple ID – TMO Daily Observations 2020-04-30

    Andrew Orr joins host Kelly Guimont to discuss Apple ID management tips, from resetting a password to cleaning up contacts and more!

  7. Apr. 29th, 2020
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    Contact Tracing Origin Story – TMO Daily Observations 2020-04-29

    Andrew Orr and Charlotte Henry join host Kelly Guimont to discuss the latest on Contact Tracing and how Apple and Google teamed up.

  8. Apr. 28th, 2020
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    Zoom Security Tips – TMO Daily Observations 2020-04-28

    Charlotte Henry joins host Kelly Guimont to discuss newly everywhere meeting service Zoom, and how hosts and attendees can stay safe.

  9. Apr. 27th, 2020
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    Apple Processors in Apple Computers – TMO Daily Observations 2020-04-27

    John Martellaro and Bryan Chaffin join host Kelly Guimont to discuss the future of processors in the Mac, and why it matters who makes them.

  10. Apr. 24th, 2020
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    iPhone SE Reviews Are In – TMO Daily Observations 2020-04-24

    Charlotte Henry joins host Kelly Guimont to discuss the reviews of the iPhone SE and how it can be a worthwhile upgrade for some people, depending.

  11. Apr. 23rd, 2020
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    Dr. Mac’s Productivity Prescription – TMO Daily Observations 2020-04-23

    Today, Bob "Dr. Mac" LeVitus joins host Kelly Guimont to chat about ways each of them have discovered to be productive while not in a "regular" office.

  12. Apr. 22nd, 2020
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    Data Privacy vs Data Security – TMO Daily Observations 2020-04-22

    Bryan Chaffin, John Martellaro, AND Charlotte Henry join host Kelly Guimont to discuss the Apple/Google teamup and how that affects our data.

  13. Apr. 21st, 2020
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    Apple History: iMac Edition – TMO Daily Observations 2020-04-21

    Charlotte Henry and Bryan Chaffin join host Kelly Guimont to discuss the iMac and how it fundamentally changed both Apple and consumer tech.

  14. Apr. 20th, 2020
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    Mac Screenshot Tips, New iPhones – TMO Daily Observations 2020-04-20

    Charlotte Henry and John Martellaro join host Kelly Guimont to discuss quick tips for screenshots on macOS, and the new iPhone release.

  15. Apr. 17th, 2020
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    Interview with Gary Orenstein of Bitwarden – TMO Daily Observations 2020-04-17

    Kelly sits down with Bitwarden's Gary Orenstein to talk about their password manager and how it can be both open source AND secure software. Learn more about setting up passwords and why it matters on Security Friday!

  16. Apr. 16th, 2020
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    New Streaming and Subscribers – TMO Daily Observations 2020-04-16

    John Martellaro and Charlotte Henry join host Kelly Guimont to discuss new streaming services, and how the "old" ones stack up against them.

  17. Apr. 15th, 2020
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    iPhone SE: 2020 Edition – TMO Daily Observations 2020-04-15

    John Martellaro and Bryan Chaffin join host Kelly Guimont to discuss the newly released iPhone SE, or SE: 2020, or SE 2: Electric Boogaloo...whatever it's called, Apple released the new one today and there was a lot to say about it.

  18. Apr. 14th, 2020
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    Apple Releases Mobility Data, Replies to Senate – TMO Daily Observations 2020-04-14

    Andrew Orr and John Martellaro join host Kelly Guimont to discuss Apple's release of (anonymized) mobility data, and their reply to a Senate letter inquiring about the COVID-19 website.

  19. Apr. 13th, 2020
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    Apple and Google Team Up, Contact Tracing – TMO Daily Observations 2020-04-13

    Andrew Orr and Charlotte Henry join host Kelly Guimont to discuss Apple teaming up with Google on new technology for contact tracing, what exactly contact tracing entails, and what sorts of questions come up as a result.

  20. Apr. 10th, 2020
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    Location-Based Reminders, Main Menu on iPad – TMO Daily Observations 2020-04-10

    Andrew Orr and Bryan Chaffin join host Kelly Guimont to discuss setting up reminders by location instead of time, and a "Main Menu" idea for iPadOS.