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MacStories Unwind is a fun exploration of media and more.

    So, I Was Thinking About the iPad Pro...

    So, I Was Thinking About the iPad Pro...

    This week, Federico proposes an iPad Pro experiment and he and John both recommend Steam Early Access games, one of which is also on iOS.
    This episode is sponsored by:
    Kolide – It ensures that if a device isn’t secure it can’t access your apps. It’s Device Trust for Okta. Watch the demo now. Links and Show Notes
    Unplugged Segment
    Taking Another Run at Podcasting on the iPad Pro Revisiting this story from three years ago... Podcasting on iPad Pro and Mac: A Streamlined Approach with the Sound Devices MixPre-3 II ...and adding some Zoom magic based on Federico and Jason Snell's conversation this week on Upgrade Upgrade 512, Pros Are the Little Boats Picks
    John’s Pick: Peglin On iOS On Steam Also mentioned: Razer Kishi Ultra Federico’s Pick: Hades II Follow us on Mastodon
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    • 20 min
    Federico Visits Medium Ben

    Federico Visits Medium Ben

    This week, Federico and John discuss how Apple crushed it at its iPad event, and Federico lets loose in London.
    Links and Show Notes Crushing It Apple's Crush! ad Hugh Grant, Justine Bateman and More Slam Apple for iPad Pro ‘Crush’ Ad: ‘Truly, What Is Wrong With You?’ Apple’s New iPad Ad Leaves Its Creative Audience Feeling … Flat Federico Lets Loose in London MacStories' 'Let Loose' event coverage Photos from Federico's trip With Myke on the Thames Apple's Battersea Station atrium John Ternus kicks off the event in London Federico and John Ternus Federico in the iPad hands-on area Up Next Dark Matter on Apple TV+ Follow us on Mastodon MacStories Federico Viticci John Voorhees Follow us on Threads MacStories Federico Viticci John Voorhees Follow us on Instagram MacStories Federico Viticci John Voorhees

    • 24 min
    An Ant BBQ

    An Ant BBQ

    This week, we return to an animal kingdom to discuss invading fire ants, raccoons, and wild boar before recommending a Mario classic and Amazon's TV adaptation of the Fallout videogame series.
    Links and Show Notes Ghost in the TV John Versus the Fire Ants Red Imported Fire Ant in North Carolina “Controlling Fire Ants, Pests That Seems to Always Be Present” Image Picks Federico’s Pick: Paper Mario and the Thousand Year Door (GameCube version) Original Trailer Remake Trailer John’s Pick: Fallout Fallout 3 game Fallout 4 game Follow us on Mastodon MacStories Federico Viticci John Voorhees Follow us on Threads MacStories Federico Viticci John Voorhees Follow us on Instagram MacStories Federico Viticci John Voorhees

    • 22 min
    iOS Retro Gaming 5 Eva

    iOS Retro Gaming 5 Eva

    This week, why game emulators on iOS are a big deal, Girls5eva, and Franklin.
    This episode is sponsored by: Kolide – It ensures that if a device isn’t secure it can’t access your apps. It’s Device Trust for Okta. Watch the demo now. Links and Show Notes Unplugged Segment The Wild World of iOS Retro Gaming Related MacStories articles: Game On: Speed Running Game Emulation on iOS How to Load Your Game Boy Games Onto the iPhone to Play in the Delta Emulator Emulators Will Change the App Store Forever The Delta Videogame Emulator Launches on the App Store Picks Federico’s Pick: Girls5eva on Peacock and Netflix Trailer John’s Pick: Franklin on Apple TV+ Trailer Based on the book, A Great Improvisation by Stacey Schiff Follow us on Mastodon MacStories Federico Viticci John Voorhees Follow us on Threads MacStories Federico Viticci John Voorhees Follow us on Instagram MacStories Federico Viticci John Voorhees

    • 21 min
    Cattywampus

    Cattywampus

    This week, John is wired, we explore Southern expressions, share some Legion Go follow-up and have app, hardware, TV, and music picks.
    This episode is sponsored by: Listen Later – Listen to the Articles as Podcasts Links and Show Notes Unplugged Segment Southern Expressions Southern Phrases That Others Need A Dictionary For Are Southern accents disappearing? Linguists say yes Also mentioned: Markdownload Safari extension Legion Go Follow-Up Also mentioned: Espresso 17 Pro Picks John’s Pick: Delta Game Emulator GameSir X2S Controller for the iPhone and iPad mini Also mentioned: GameSir G8 Galileo iOS Gaming with the GameSir Galileo G8 Controller Turning the 11" iPad Pro into a Game Streaming Device Razer Kishi Ultra Federico’s Pick: Loot, Season 2 Trailer Fix You covered by Alex Melton Follow us on Mastodon MacStories Federico Viticci John Voorhees Follow us on Threads MacStories Federico Viticci John Voorhees Follow us on Instagram MacStories Federico Viticci John Voorhees

    • 32 min
    It's All Been Leading up to This

    It's All Been Leading up to This

    This week, at long last, Federico has reached the pinnacle of handheld gaming with a setup that he's been working toward for years.
    This episode is sponsored by: Kolide – It ensures that if a device isn't secure it can't access your apps.  It's Device Trust for Okta. Watch the demo now. Links and Show Notes Unplugged Segment Espresso soda follow-up Moka Drink from Cosenza Brasilena A Federico Videogame Surprise SteamOS-like Linux Projects Nobara Linux Bazzite Dual Boot Guide - BazziteOS and Windows on the Legion Go (Updated) How To Install NEW Lenovo Legion GO Graphics Drivers Lenovo Legion Go ONEXGPU Also, the GPD G1 LMP Fiber Optic Thunderbolt 3 Cable Finally Revealing my BIG SECRET - Corning Optical Thunderbolt 3 240W GaN AC Adapter and USB-C Faster Charger SGWZONE Gaming & AI BOX eGPU Dock Follow us on Mastodon MacStories Federico Viticci John Voorhees Follow us on Threads MacStories Federico Viticci John Voorhees Follow us on Instagram MacStories Federico Viticci John Voorhees

    • 46 min

Customer Reviews

4.1 out of 5
25 Ratings

25 Ratings

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Fun podcast

Enjoyable podcast that I like to listen to at the end of every week. I particularly like the video game and tv show recommendations.

rich aesthetic ,

improved

improved

GGXST ,

Good stuff

I like it. And my iPad too

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