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In Touch with iOS, is a podcast that talks about iPhone, iPad, Apple Watch, Apple TV and related technologies, tips, apps, and gear Hosted by David Ginsburg.

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In Touch with iOS, is a podcast that talks about iPhone, iPad, Apple Watch, Apple TV and related technologies, tips, apps, and gear Hosted by David Ginsburg.

    110 - All the Apps we use on our iPhones - With Guest Chuck Joiner

    110 - All the Apps we use on our iPhones - With Guest Chuck Joiner

    The latest In Touch With iOS Warren is off this week emergency fill in and guest Chuck Joiner was on the show. We talk about all the apps we use on our iPhone. We talk about the Wyze Camera and the new wireless offering. Video editing on the iPad and more. 
    The show notes are at InTouchwithiOS.com
    
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    News
    Apple veteran Phil Schiller transitions to new 'Fellow' role, Greg Joswiak promoted to SVP of marketing
    Android is finally getting its version of Apple's AirDrop  Wait we had this for years now Google copied Apple?
    Apple details iOS 14 requirements for default third-party browsers, email clients
    Google Announces New Mobile Features for Docs, Sheets, and Slides, Including Upcoming Dark Mode
    Google's $349 Pixel 4a vs. Apple's $399 iPhone SE
    Apple TV+ is Suddenly Very Appealing to The Superstars of TV And Film
    9to5Mac posted a guide to all the movies and TV shows on Apple TV+ it just keeps growing. Apple TV+ Plus Guide: Here's all the Apple TV shows and movies available now
    Microsoft ends cloud streaming beta for iOS, preps Android-only launch
    PowerCore Play 6K from Anker works with iOS and Android
    Instagram clones TikTok with new short-form 'Reels' video feature launching today Who needs TikTok?
    Standalone 5G network sees T-Mobile reach 2,000 more towns Will the new iPhones get 5G this round coming up?
    Original iPad Mini From 2012 Now Considered 'Vintage' by Apple
    Topics
    Beta this week. With Warren off this week we just do a brief review on what is new with beta 4. 
    Apple Seeds Fourth Betas of iOS and iPadOS 14 to Developers
    Apple Seeds Fourth Beta of tvOS 14 to Developers
    Apple Seeds Fourth Beta of watchOS 7 to Developers
    What apps are on your iPhone? Dave and Chuck discuss what key apps they use all the time and what ones they do not use at all. Should we delete them or just leave them when you need them? 
    Wyze Cam is awesome we talked about a cowboy hat for the new Wyze cam wireless 
    Video editing on the iPad. Both Chuck and Dave do podcasts and there are many ways to edit video but would we want to use an iPad to do this? There are a few options out there including Luma Fusion (which is the best) will Apple bring Final Cut Pro to the iPad?
    About our Guest
    Chuck Joiner is the host of MacVoices and hosts video podcasts with influential members of the Apple community. Make sure to visit macvoices.com and subscribe to his podcast. You can follow him on Twitter @chuckjoiner and join his MacVoices Facebook group.

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    109 - Scanning with your iPhone - With Guest Roger Matthews

    109 - Scanning with your iPhone - With Guest Roger Matthews

    The latest In Touch With iOS Dave and Warren welcome a new guest Roger Matthews, web designer. We talk about the Apple Q3 results, 1Password and using a password manager, plus scanning with your iOS device and Macstock recap.

    The show notes are at InTouchwithiOS.com
    
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    New Guest 
    Roger is a new guest and we find out about him, what iOS devices he uses, and how he uses them.He is a web designer and we talk about using Divi WordPress theme and how well adapts to viewing on the iPhone. 
    News
    Notes of interest from Apple's third quarter 2020 earnings report
    Apple Q3 2020 Results - $59.7 Billion Revenue
    Apple Q3 2020 results: Everything up
    Apple Confirms This Year's iPhone 12 Models Will Be a Little Bit Late
    Apple's Services Segment Sees Double-Digit Growth in Q3 2020
    “This is a very dangerous situation”: Big Tech’s day on the Hill
    Five Key Tim Cook Quotes From Big Tech's Big Hearing
    NBC Universal's Peacock has added 10 million subscribers since launch
    Some Apple Watch Series 5 Owners Seeing Issues With Inconsistent Battery Levels and Random Shutdowns
    Watch out iCloud, Google's Bringing 15GB of Free Storage to iOS Users





    Topics
    Beta this week. Nothing to report Warren gives his review of iOS14 Beta 3 so far and what stands out for him. 
    More discussion about password managers we wanted to expand on the discussion from last weeks episode. 1Password is Dave’s favorite password manager and the Wirecutter wrote up a nice review on how you should be using 1Password. We discuss how we use password managers. 
    How to Use 1Password | Reviews by Wirecutter
    Scanning Apps. We talk about scanning documents with your iPhone and iPad coming on the announcement that Fujtisu released a new driver for its really old scanners and will keep supporting them.
    iOS Scanning Apps we talked about
    ‎Scanner Pro: PDF Scanner
    Genius Scan iOS
    Apple Notes iOS
    Microsoft OneNote iOS
    Turbo Scan iOS
    Adobe Scan iOS is a great Scanning app but your content is hijacked in the Adobe ecosystem you have to pay for a subscription pack to get the PDF exported.
    Dave recaps Macstock and links plus buy a great T-Shirt.
    Virtual Macstock Schedule
    Buy a T-Shirt or Mug Virtual Macstock 2020
    About our Guest
    Roger Matthews is the owner of Developwebsites. He has been a web strategist for over 20 years. He helps people with all areas of developing websites that attract more prospects that turn into customers. 
    About our Co-Host
    Co-Host Warren Sklar @Wsklar is an IT Consultant and moderator of the Mac To The Future FaceBook Group with over 3000 members talking about all things Apple. Request to join this group to be among people who love Apple

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    108 - Updating iOS14 at Slow Speed - With Guest Guy Serle

    108 - Updating iOS14 at Slow Speed - With Guest Guy Serle

    The latest In Touch With iOS is here Warren is from a hospital bed because he is crazy. My guest this week is Guy Serle from mymac.com podcast. Warren decides to update iOS14 and it took  8 hours. Guy has a new iPhone SE 2nd gen, iOS 13.6 is released plus Plex offers live TV kind of plus more. 
    The show notes are at InTouchwithiOS.com
    
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    News
    AT&T Says Its 5G Network Is Now Available Nationwide
    Plex launches free Live TV on iPhone, Apple TV, web without a tuner or antenna
    Apple/Google coronavirus API: not one US state is yet using it
    Jamf opens IPO and shares rise as high as 92% on strong Apple enterprise demand
    iPhone SE Winning Android Users And Unlikely to Cannibalize 5G iPhone Sales
    Function101 debuts Button Remote for Apple TV — Apple World Today
    Apple Releases a New Study to Justify 30% App Store Commission
    Free MLB.TV is Back in T-Mobile Tuesdays
    T-Mobile Unveils Latest Un-carrier Move: Scam Shield, A Massive Set of Free Solutions to Protect Customers From Rampant Scams and Robocalls
    Apple Is Giving Away New Hacker-Friendly iPhones
    T-Mobile will reportedly soon require VoLTE on devices connecting to its network all iPhones from the 6/6S on are VoLTE compatible this could put many android models out to pasture. 
    Topics
    Guy just recently upgraded his iPhone 8 Plus to an iPhone SE. We found out how he likes the iPhone now that he has had it for a few months and what updates stand out for him.
    iOS13.6 was released to all it includes an update to Apple News+ that adds audio playback of stories and added Car Keys option to cars that support it. 
    iOS 13.6 Brings Car Key, Apple News Audio, and Other Improvements
    Apple Launches Audio Stories in Apple News, Adds Local News in Five Regions
    'Apple News Today' Now Available in Apple Podcasts
    iOS 13.6: How to Find Symptom Tracking in the Health App
    Beta Discussion- iOS 14 Public beta 2 is out and Developer beta 3 
    Everything New in iOS 14 Beta 3: New Music Icon, Clock Widget and More
    Apple Seeds Second Betas of iOS 14 and iPadOS 14 to Public Beta Testers
    Apple releases watchOS 7 beta 3 to developers, public beta coming soon
    iOS 14's New AirPods Features: Spatial Audio, Better Automatic Device Switching, Battery Notifications and More
    1Password is Dave’s favorite password manager and the Wirecutter wrote up a nice review on how you should be using 1Password. We discuss how we use password managers. 
    How to Use 1Password | Reviews by Wirecutter
    We mentioned Macstock during the show which happened on 7/25/20. Here was the speaker agenda. LINK Buy a great T-Shirt or mug here LINK
    Make sure to sign up for the Macstock Newsletter so you can find out when these sessions will be published online.
    About our Guest
    Guy Serle is a Podcaster and Host of the MyMac.com Podcast. He also hosts the Mac To the Future Go podcast on Facebook with Dave and Warren. His website is Vertshark.com and you can find him on Twitter at @macparrot email: guy@mymac.com
    About our Co-Host
    Co-Host Warren Sklar @Wsklar is an IT Consultant and moderator of the Mac To The Future FaceBook Group with over 3000 members talking about all things Apple. Request to join this group to be among people who love Apple

    • 1 hr 6 min
    107 - The power of a iPhone Charger - With Guest Jeff Gamet

    107 - The power of a iPhone Charger - With Guest Jeff Gamet

    The latest In Touch With iOS Dave and Warren are joined by guest Jeff Gamet. We talk about the iPhone 12 not having a charger. iOS14 Public beta 2 is out, SetApp is beta testing iOS apps, plus some tips and app picks. 
    The show notes are at InTouchwithiOS.com
    
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    News
    Apple Music app bug reportedly causing sporadic battery drain
    Consumers spent $17 billion through the App Store in Q2 of 2020
    Tom Hanks is “Actually Thrilled” 'Greyhound' is Coming Out on Apple TV+. No. Really.
    iPhone Trade-In Prices Have Been Cut
    Logitech Launches Mouse and Keyboard for Apple Devices
    Which Apps Spy on the iOS Clipboard?
    Apple Updates iWork Apps for Mac for iBooks Author Transition, YouTube and Vimeo Embeds [Update: iWork for iOS Apps Updated Too]
    HomePod Beta 2 Adds Option to Select New Default Services for Music, Podcasts and Audiobooks
    Apple seeds GM betas for iOS 13.6, iPadOS 13.6, tvOS 13.4.8 and watchOS 6.2.8, fourth macOS 10.15.6 beta [u]
    Topics
    Since Jeff is a first time guest we find out more about him and all the iOS devices he uses. 
    Beta testing this week iOS and iPadOS14 Beta 2 was released this week as well as the Public beta. Apple releases second developer betas for iOS 14, iPadOS 14, watchOS 7, tvOS 14, macOS Big Sur
     Apple Seeds First Betas of iOS 14 and iPadOS 14 to Public Beta Testers
    We debate the rumor will Apple remove the Power charge in the iPhone 12. By removing the iPhone 12’s charger, Apple is preparing us for the future
    Apple Opens “Find My” Crowdsourcing to Third-Party Accessories
    SetApp the great Mac App service that gives you a huge suite of apps for 1 price has expanded to a beta program for iOS apps. Setapp for iOS (Beta testing)  right now there are about 5 apps available for iOS. Its super easy to install. All you do is scan QR codes to install and update to the full version. 
    Tips
    How to Share iPhone or iPad in Zoom Meeting
    Apps
    Jeff’s Picks
    Tot
    Batteries
    Dave’s Picks
    ‎Photoshop Camera
    ‎Dolby On: Record Audio & Video
    About our Guest
    Jeff Gamet 
    Jeff Gamet is a podcaster, technology blogger, artist, and author. Previously, he was The Mac Observer's managing editor, and Smile's TextExpander Evangelist. You can find him on Twitter and Instagram as @jgamet.
    About our Co-Host
    Co-Host Warren Sklar @Wsklar is an IT Consultant and moderator of the Mac To The Future FaceBook Group with over 3000 members talking about all things Apple. Request to join this group to be among people who love Apple.

    • 1 hr 13 min
    106 - What to Consume On Your Apple TV - With Guest Bob Fairbairn

    106 - What to Consume On Your Apple TV - With Guest Bob Fairbairn

    The latest In Touch With iOS Warren is at the beach this week but Dave is joined by guest Bob Fairbairn. We talk about Apple TV is it still relevant as well as all the content you can watch and there is quite a bit. Beta 13.6 is out, and some great tips. 
    The show notes are at InTouchwithiOS.com
    
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    News
    Apple Reportedly Canceling Apple Arcade Games and Changing Direction
    New Apple Card promo offers $50 bonus when you sign up for an Apple service
    Apple Launches Website for Paying Apple Card Bills Online
    Tim Cook agrees to testify in Congress this month during hearing on big tech antitrust
    Apple News Loses The New York Times
    BMW Connected app for iPhone adds Car Key support ahead of iOS 13.6 public release
    Topics
    Beta testing this week iOS 13.6 Beta 3 was released Apple releasing iOS 13.6 beta 3 to developers ahead of CarKey debut, more along with iOS14 Beta 1 we would expect 13.6 will be released sooner than later. 
    What do we like about iOS14 so far? Bob gives his opinions on some of the features and what he likes and dislikes. 
    T-Mobile Home Internet Dave’s final thoughts from Ep 103
    With YouTube TV announcing this week they are raising their prices yet again and this time 30%, cord-cutting is becoming less and less reasonable as prices seem to be just about the same. Apple TV devices are still out there but it seems Apple is not paying attention to them but more on TV+ blockbuster content. We discuss the Apple TV, it’s future, and all the content that is out there right now to consume. 
    Locast on Apple TV
    Redbox on Apple TV
    Justwatch 
    Tips
    How to Search in Apple Music by Lyrics Not Song Title
    Connect 2 AirPods to one iPhone or iPad to share
    Recording a Voice Memo on Apple Watch
    Scanning QR codes on your iPhone. Plus add QR Code reader to Control Center
    Smart Devices and Security Bob discusses some security with smart devices. 
    About our Guest
    Bob Fairbairn does Technology and Audio systems consulting 
    Most of his work is around what I call “end-user computing and mobility”. 
    Https://bobfa.me
    Https://Bobfairbairn.com        Audio Systems Design and Sales
    https://ke9a.com    Ham Radio ( Built on Universe)
    Twitter @bobfairbairn 
    Instagram @m43bob

    • 1 hr 4 min
    105 - The iPad Debate can it be your Full time Device Yet - With Guest Joe Kissell

    105 - The iPad Debate can it be your Full time Device Yet - With Guest Joe Kissell

    The latest In Touch With iOS this special episode Dave interviews Joe Kissell from Take Control Books. We devote the show debating if the iPad could be Joe’s full time device and where the limitations are in his workflow. 
    The show notes are at InTouchwithiOS.com
    
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    Dave has a lively conversation with Joe Kissell to find out if an iPad could be his full time device and could he set his Mac aside. A few things that are reviewed including:
    Size - what would work best for his work Keyboard - you do need a keyboard especially if you are writing.  File Management - does the new Files App meet the needs External Storage is a big plus now that iPad Pro has USB-C port His workflow includes many of these programs and could he be without them. He also uses quite a few automation scripts could iOS Shortcuts work for him?
    Here are some items he uses. 
    Nisis Writer Pro  Apple Pages  Microsoft Word Panorama Database
    Through July 8, 2020 take 30% off all Take Control Books  use the click offer link summerfest2020 Here are some of Dave’s favorites click the links.


    About Our Guest
    Joe Kissell is the publisher of  Take Control ebooks, as well as the author of over 60 books on a wide variety of tech topics. Keep up with him if you can on his personal site, JoeKissell.com, and on Twitter.

    • 46 min

Customer Reviews

4.2 out of 5
21 Ratings

21 Ratings

Aloysius 4 ,

Facts, fun

Dave provides a great mix of projected iOS-related products, news about iOS problems, good banter with his guests and even some historical perspective on Apple’s history. Good pacing, never boring

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Great but

David and Melissa was the best together but he bounced back just wish he get better podcast mic because I have to turned up super loud. Keep up the good work

Sara9 ,

Keep it going

Love your podcast. So glad it’s appearing more frequently in my feed. Bringing guests on was a brilliant idea so you can keep it going. Keep it up!!!!

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