MACWORLD Talk And Bare Bones' Rich Siegel On The Mac Show

This weekis Mac Show turns its eyes towards everybodyis favorite upcoming holiday time event, MACWORLD San Fancisco. Neil Ticktin will discuss the new MacTech Central area at MWSF, and Rich Siegel from Bare Bones Software will give us the latest scoop from the Bare Bones world. According to the Mac Show:

There are many early indicators of events - Robins on your lawn herald spring, pumpkins are a sign Halloween is near and Christmas ornaments in department stores - in October - mean another frenzied buying season is upon us.

And a sure sign that Macworld Expo is just around the proverbial corner is when The Mac Show begins itis biannual giveaways of Show Floor and Super Passes to the biggest event of a Mac useris calendar!

As everyone knows, Macworld Expo and Conference will be in San Francisco and run from January 9th to the 12th, four days of Mac fun for everyone. And the host of The Mac Show, Shawn King, confidently (and rather easily) has predicted that this Macworld Expo will be the biggest ever!

The Mac Show has plans to broadcast from the Expo and wants you to be there with them. Tune in to tonightis show to find out how you can win your very own passes to the biggest show in the Mac Universe!

The Newsmaker of the Week is Neil Ticktin, CEO of Xplain Corporation. Xplain has recently announced that the Developer Central and Net Innovators areas at Macworld Expo are merging to create a new area: MacTech Central. Neil will be on to talk about the decision.

The Featured Guest on Wednesdayis Mac Show will be the President and CEO of Bare Bones Software, Rich Siegel. Rich will be on to talk about one of the coolest tools for your Mac - BBedit!

On the TechTips segment, sponsored by Micromatis Tech Tool Pro 3, the inimitable Chris Breen will be on to talk about Mac911 for video and there will be another segment of the popular MacMedia Pro segment, with Mark Stevens

Peter Cohen of MacCentral has the weekis game news and will help Shawn and Hilary give away a MacPlay Game Pack!

Speaking of giveaways, as always, The Mac Show has a bucketload of prizes filling up their SwagBag - MacToday magazine subscriptions, Podium CoolPads from, copies of Macromediais Freehand and Microsoftis Office 2001:Mac, copies of Tech Tool Pro 3 & more t-shirts! Tune in to win!

You can tune into the Mac Show every Wednesday from 9-11:00PM EST.