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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 doing what they love: geeking out! Heck, they even geek out about the nerdy particulars that might have caused TicketMaster’s recent Taylor Swift ticketing fiasco.
Don’t worry, they also answer your questions and even share some Cool Stuff Found, too! Press play and enjoy learning at least five new things with John, Pete, and Dave!
- 00:00:00 Mac Geek Gab 957 for Monday, November 28, 2022
- Quick Tips
- 00:04:06 Cord-Cutting Hangout: Saturday, December 10th, 2022 at 4pm EST (9pm UTC)
- 00:06:43 Down The Meta Rabbit Hole
- 00:09:10 Garry-QT-Slow Down Double-Click on Apple Watch for Apple Pay (Caveman!)
- 00:10:57 Apple Watch Ultra uses ~ 1.2% hour in theater mode 3+ days! 93% → 19% 62 hours YMMV
- 00:14:33 Sleep-tracking with Apple Watch
- 00:15:31 QT-Your Watch Alarm Can Be Set to Wake You Up At the Lightest Stage of Sleep
- 00:17:02 Jim-QT-Disable AirPlay Receiver to Screen Share over Zoom
- 00:18:21 Drewski-QT-Apple Maps Offers Location and Quite a Bit More
- 00:19:29 PP-QT-Single Ear ANC with AirPods Pro added with macOS Ventura
- 00:21:23 Bill-QT-Use Water Mode to disable Watch Screen when Babies Are Around
- 00:24:13 Stephen-QT-Use The Watch’s Red Light to Read Menus
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- 00:26:47 PODCAST: HTML All The Things – Matt and Mike from the HTML All The Things Podcast have you covered with weekly episodes on all things web development, web design, and small business.
- Your Questions Answered and Tips Shared!
- 00:28:02 Kevin-Why Is My Mac Out Of Memory? (Touch column header to sort!)
- 00:36:14 Bob-My Externally-Stored Photo Libraries Keep Getting Corrupted
- 00:40:29 Gary-Sending to People Not Accepting Apple Cash
- 00:43:53 Allison-Tailscale Slows Down The Network … At Least a Little
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- 00:53:00 Ticketmaster vs. The Bots
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