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Learn about getting the most from your Apple technology with focused topics and workflow guests. Creating Mac Power Users, one geek at a time since 2009. Hosted by David Sparks and Stephen Hackett.

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Learn about getting the most from your Apple technology with focused topics and workflow guests. Creating Mac Power Users, one geek at a time since 2009. Hosted by David Sparks and Stephen Hackett.

    It’s All Based on Stickies, with Paul Kafasis

    It’s All Based on Stickies, with Paul Kafasis

    Stephen and David are joined by Paul Kafasis to talk about Mac software development in the modern era, some of Rogue Amoeba's history and the tools Paul uses to get his work done.

    • 1 hr 16 min
    WWDC 2021 and the Future of Mac Automation

    WWDC 2021 and the Future of Mac Automation

    WWDC 2021 has brought new versions of all of Apple's software platforms, with a large number of features coming to them all at once. Stephen and David talk through the changes, and speak to Apple's Vivek Bhardwaj about the new Shortcuts for Mac.

    • 2 hr 10 min
    HyperCard All the Way Down, with Adam Engst

    HyperCard All the Way Down, with Adam Engst

    With over 30 years of history, TidBITs is the longest-running tech publication covering Apple in the world. This week, one of its founders, Adam Engst, drops by the show to talk about his writing workflow, unusual input devices and how WWDC has changed.

    • 1 hr 46 min
    Our Video Workflows

    Our Video Workflows

    David and Stephen are both working on more video than ever, so they compare notes on their processes, gear and editing tools.

    • 1 hr 24 min
    Zoom Jiu Jitsu with Teddy Svoronos

    Zoom Jiu Jitsu with Teddy Svoronos

    David and Stephen are joined by Teddy Svoronos to discuss the tech that he has implemented for distance teaching and learning in his role at the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University.

    • 1 hr 22 min
    macOS Services, with Sal Soghoian

    macOS Services, with Sal Soghoian

    Stephen and David talk with Sal Soghoian on the history of Automator and Services on the Mac, both of which are cornerstones of automation on macOS today. The trio discusses how these tools came to be, and how Apple has evolved them over the years.

    • 1 hr 32 min

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