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Answers to your tech questions for your Apple devices and beyond. Dave Hamilton and John F. Braun come together weekly to answer your questions and discuss things of interest to Apple and Mac geeks, presenting them in ways that are both entertaining and informative for the average listener.

Mac Geek Gab — Your Questions Answered, Tips Shared, Troubleshooting Assistance Mac Geek Gab

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    • 4.8 • 150 Ratings

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Answers to your tech questions for your Apple devices and beyond. Dave Hamilton and John F. Braun come together weekly to answer your questions and discuss things of interest to Apple and Mac geeks, presenting them in ways that are both entertaining and informative for the average listener.

Listen on Apple Podcasts
Requires subscription and macOS 11.4 or higher

    Down The Meta Rabbit Hole

    Down The Meta Rabbit Hole

    Did you know about macOS Ventura’s Background Noise? How about making Apple Pay easier on your Apple Watch? Quick Tips rule the day here…right up until the tangents take over! Yep, this one’s got more rabbit holes than most, but you get to join your three favorite geeks having fun […]

    • 1 hr 14 min
    My Lizard Brain Knows It

    My Lizard Brain Knows It

    Did you know you could change your iPhone’s Wi-Fi network during the setup process? How about the Terminal’s ability to show you a list of remote connection options? These are just the first two Quick Tips this week, and it continues from there, folks! Listen as John and Dave take […]

    • 1 hr 20 min
    Don’t Hide Stuff From Yourself

    Don’t Hide Stuff From Yourself

    Tips for your iPhone and Apple Watch start today’s episode, including some often-overlooked nuances of Focus Modes to make your life even better. Then John, Dave, and Pete answer your questions about MacBooks losing battery during sleep, Apple TV installations, Stage Manager and more. Some Cool Stuff Found rounds out […]

    • 1 hr 19 min
    You Mean To Say Purpler

    You Mean To Say Purpler

    Cool Stuff Found rules the day today, with Continuity Camera mounts, Lightroom replacements, Email tweaks, and the final word on 3-in-1 Charging Cubes. That’s not all, though. John, Pete, and Dave dissect (and maybe even answer!) your questions about Ventura’s extra CPU usage, syncing text replacement, AirTag notifications and more. […]

    • 1 hr 19 min
    What Madness Is This?!? (aka macOS Ventura's System Settings)

    What Madness Is This?!? (aka macOS Ventura's System Settings)

    macOS Ventura changed the way we manage preferences with its System Settings app…and lots of things aren’t where we’d expect to find them! Listen as John tries to help Dave make sense of some of these…and maybe that helps us all! There’s more: your two favorite geeks dig into your […]

    • 1 hr 18 min
    Change is...Bad?

    Change is...Bad?

    Apple makes changes, mayhem ensues! Except when it doesn’t and everything’s fine. Listen as John, Pete, and Dave talk through Apple’s changes of the week, from new hardware to newly-released operating systems. macOS Ventura, iPadOS 16.1, new iPads, new Apple TVs…all of it needs to be dissected by your three […]

    • 1 hr 33 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
150 Ratings

150 Ratings

adrianclark1 ,

Genuinely helpful content

Dave and John are brilliant hosts who truly enjoy sharing what they’ve been learning about Apple tech. The community of listeners adds so much in the way of quick tips. I listen to every show.

gilesGTD ,

The best podcast for all things Apple

I’m a long time listener of the Mac Geek Gab. To me it is the best podcast for all things Apple

david_hay ,

A treasure trove

Only recently “discovered” this show, thanks to Alison Sheridan of Podfeet / Nosillacast.

Love the enthusiasm and interaction between Dave and John. Also really really appreciate the techie content.

Now going through the back catalog - I may be some time 😀👍

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