For Mac Eyes Only
Summary: A podcast about Macs for Mac users offering fresh perspectives on Apple news and events. On For Mac Eyes Only, Mike shares his thoughts on the most interesting news and rumors of the week, presents Mac How-Tos and Quick Tips, and answers listener questions about the Macintosh and other Apple related hardware.
Season 10, Episode 14 (#338) On this episode of For Mac Eyes Only: Mike and Dave discuss rumors leading up to WWDC 2016, Backup and WiFi tips, Are unmounted drives safe?, Xfinity without the phone, New life for old Mac Pros. EDITORIAL LINKS > Apple’s patented virtual keyboard for Mac > Rumor: MacBook Pro OLED […]
On this episode of For Mac Eyes Only: Mike, Dave, and Brian discuss resurgent ransomware concerns, the Apple Music file deletion problem, two cool new alternate keyboards for iOS, rotating video in iMovie, and troubleshooting Brian's home AirPort network.
On this episode of For Mac Eyes Only: Mike shares his thoughts on the updated MacBook and the press its been getting. Eric reviews the Transcend JetDrive Lite and kicks off an impromptu Photos rant. Plus: Mike and Eric discuss macOS 11 and the future of the MacBook Pro.
On this episode of For Mac Eyes Only: Mike is joined by Dave who gives some tips and tricks to help keep iOS running smoothly when your mobile device malfunctions. Plus: Celebrating Apple's 40th birthday with a new iPad Pro and a freshly converted Windows user!
On this episode of For Mac Eyes Only: Mike is joined by Gary and Dave to provide first-hand reactions to Apple's announcements during the "Let Us Loop You In" event where Apple ... loops us in on what's new with the Apple Watch, the Apple TV, the new 4" iPhone SE, a smaller iPad Pro, as well as some updates on ResearchKit, iOS, CarPlay, and Apple's environmental program, Apple Renew.
On this episode of For Mac Eyes Only: Mike's presentation to the Suburban Chicago Apple User Group on Mac Emergencies*. In this talk, Mike discusses things that can go wrong with a Mac that can be easily solved by the user. This talk was given on March 12, 2006.
On this episode of For Mac Eyes Only: Mike is joined by Dave to discuss seven "fallacies" of Mac: misunderstandings of what the Mac can do or, more importantly, misconceptions about the platform that only we, those who’ve found the Joy of Mac, can squash! Becoming part of the Apple Community through Apple User Groups like SCAU...or by attending Macstock!
On this episode of For Mac Eyes Only: The Madness Continues! Mike rolls on with a new editorial and then is joined by Brian to continue our exploration of the iPad Pro and its place alongside Apple’s other Pro devices including the MacBook Pro and the Mac Pro. Guest editorial letter by Darren D. And we ask: What would you miss most if Apple discontinued the Mac (or iPad) tomorrow?
On this episode of For Mac Eyes Only: Mike brings back the opening editorial! Eric and Bob join Mike to discuss what it means to be a “Pro” app, design over function in app design, and debate ex-Apple designer’s contention that Apple is “destroying design”.
On this episode of For Mac Eyes Only: Mike is joined by Eric to discuss why Eric dumped iMessage for Telegram, they debate the merits of Apple’s latest “Magic” hardware, and share ways to selectively migrate apps and files to a new Mac without using Migration Assistant. Mike announces the dates for Macstock 2016: July 16 & 17, 2016!
On this episode of For Mac Eyes Only: Mike is joined by Eric and Dave to take a look at some of El Cap’s hallmark features for folks who haven’t yet taken the plunge with the latest edition of OS X as well as dig a little deeper into the features that we personally like — and dislike!
On this episode of For Mac Eyes Only: Mike is joined by Gary and Dave to provide first-hand reactions* to Apple's announcements during the "Hey Siri, Give Us a Hint" event where Apple gives a quick recap of the Apple Watch and watchOS 2, announces the iPad Pro, the all new Apple TV, and the iPhone 6s and 6s Plus.
On this episode of For Mac Eyes Only: Mike is joined by Barry, Brian, Dave, and Chuck to debate the merits of Apple Music and its services, explore where Apple’s competition might give it a run for the money, and discuss how the "idiosyncratic way" we listen to and use music should ultimately be our guide to choosing the music service that suits us best.
After Show Episode #5 In this lightly edited supplement to Episode 323, Eric and I discuss the new Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator replacements: Affinty Designer and Affinity Photo, the value of subscription software, why Mike is done with Adobe, and Microsoft’s re-awakening under Satya Nadella. This episode was recorded on July 31st, 2015. After Show […]
On this episode of For Mac Eyes Only: Mike and Eric dig a little deeper into "El Cap" and discuss OS X's new System Integrity Protection, Metal, the updated Two-Factor Authentication and more.