The Mac Observer's Mac Geek Gab Enhanced show

The Mac Observer's Mac Geek Gab Enhanced

Summary: Dave Hamilton and John F. Braun come together weekly to discuss things of interest to Mac geeks, yet present them in a way that's both entertaining and informative for the average listener.

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  • Artist: Dave Hamilton & John F. Braun
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 MGG 384: Photos, Lion Tips, Speaker Management & More! | File Type: audio/x-m4a | Duration: 94:02

Dave’s back from vacation and he, John, and Pilot Pete dig into the mailbag to answer your questions. Topics include finding links to networked files, solving Address Book problems, managing external speakers with iTunes and your Mac, and troubleshooting iPhoto. All this and more on today’s episode. Download now (it’s free!) and enjoy!

 MGG 383: Premium Posted with Switching Mail Replies, Timed Macros, More! | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 04:52

Dave and John kick off February’s second Premium episode with a few great tips, including one for managing reply and reply-all in Then it’s on to answering questions, starting with some variety and then narrowing down to quite a few hard-drive related questions that listeners sent in. John and Dave provide their best insights and invite you to do the same. Join them at their Premium feed, just US$25 for 6-months and you, too, can be a part of this extra conversation.

 MGG 382: iOS to Mac Syncing, Geocaching, Lion Finder & More | File Type: audio/x-m4a | Duration: 85:21

John and Dave have a fun-filled show today, discussing iPhone photography, iPhone geocaching, Mac syncing, more taming of the Lion Finder, and much much more. Download, press play, and enjoy. It’s free today!

 MGG 381: Mac Internet Recovery, HTML on iPad, iDevice Syncing, More! | File Type: audio/x-m4a | Duration: 99:56

This week’s Mac Geek Gab episode finds your two favorite geeks, Dave and John, starting off discussing the reasons and how-tos behind Lion’s new Recovery Partition as well as Internet Recovery, then it’s off to figure out how to edit HTML on your iPad, solving iDevice and Mac syncing issues and lots, lots more. Plus, Dave has now had some hands-on time with the Lantronix xPrintServer, and he and John talk through that, as well. Perfect to take with you on the road and geek out during your commute!

 MGG 380: Premium Posted with Managing iTunes Libraries, iOS Time Zone, More | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 05:22

Dave and John kick off February’s first Premium episode with discussion about portable iTunes libraries (and their associated woes!), discussing the nuances of setting your iOS Calendar to properly handle time zones, and some quick tips about how to read console logs. Then it’s off to some Cool Stuff Found and more. You won’t want to miss this episode, so sign up today (it’s just US$25 for 6 months of extra episodes!), download, and enjoy!

 MGG 379: Trackpads, RAM Upgrades, AirPort Utility & More! | File Type: audio/x-m4a | Duration: 95:44

Today’s episode has John and Dave talking through flaky trackpads, upgrading laptop RAM, the new AirPort Utility, and emptying the trash. They also discuss tricks that might cause your MacBook’s trackpad to stop working, how to reconfigure your network with multiple routers, and diagnosing shutdown issues related to Lion’s resume functionality. Then, of course, come some tips as well as a fantastic list of Cool Stuff Found. Download today and enjoy!

 MGG 378: Tips, Cool Stuff Found, & Your Questions Answered | File Type: audio/x-m4a | Duration: 93:14

Back from Macworld | iWorld, John and Dave dig into the mailbag to share your tips, your Cool Stuff Found, and then to answer your questions. You don’t want to miss this one, folks! Download it today for free.

 MGG 377: Live from Macworld | iWorld - Stump The Geeks! | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 45:23

John and Dave recorded this live on Friday, January 27, 2012 at Macworld | iWorld allowing audience members to come up with questions to try and stump the geeks! Peppered in between questions were Cool Stuff Found picks from the visits John and Dave each made to the show floor. Tune in, press play, and enjoy!


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