Qi vs. MagSafe, Split Screen, and More! — Mac Geek Gab 929 episode image

Qi vs. MagSafe, Split Screen, and More! — Mac Geek Gab 929

What are the differences between Qi and MagSafe? Listen as your three favorite geeks talk through all this and more. Split screen, searching in Messages, finding hidden drafts in Mail, and Google resuming free GSuite access are just a few of the topics that John, Dave, and Pilot Pete dig into for you all this week. Have a question of your own? Try the new feedback@mgg.fm address and let’s see if that works! Then press Read more…

A Synology Geek Gab — Mac Geek Gab 928 episode image

A Synology Geek Gab — Mac Geek Gab 928

Synology’s DiskStations are a popular item amongst all of us here in the MGG Family, listeners and hosts all included! Listen today as guest Jeff Gamet makes a hasty return to join John F. Braun, Dave Hamilton, and Pilot Pete to talk all things Synology and Network Attached Storage. Press play and enjoy learning at least five new things along with the rest of the MGG Family. Chapters/Timestamps/Stuff mentioned: 00:00:00 Mac Geek Gab 928 for Read more…

Don't Store Your iPhone In Your Navel – Mac Geek Gab 927 episode image

Don’t Store Your iPhone In Your Navel – Mac Geek Gab 927

Quick Tips for keyboard shortcuts, viewing messages, and speed tests are just the first segment of this week’s episode. Listen as John, Dave, and Pilot Pete navigate you through understanding managing the Finder sidebar, tweaking your batteries, choosing storage, and ensuring your DNS will let you connect to hotel Wi-Fi. Then your three favorite geeks wrap up with some fantastic (and timely!) Cool Stuff Found, including some travel tips. Press play and enjoy learning five Read more…

Never Say Never...Except When Excavating — Mac Geek Gab 926 episode image

Never Say Never…Except When Excavating — Mac Geek Gab 926

Bob “Dr. Mac” LeVitus joins your two favorite geeks this week to talk Apple’s Self Service repairs, Keyboard Shortcuts, Screen Layout, and Twinkly lights! Of course, John and Dave make sure to keep things on the rails with your favorite Quick Tips and Cool Stuff Found, as well. Press play and enjoy learning three new things! Chapters/Timestamps/Stuff mentioned: 00:00:00 Mac Geek Gab 926 for Monday, May 2, 2022 The MGG Discord Server is Live! The Read more…

Cool Stuff (and Jeff Gamet) Found! — Mac Geek Gab 925 episode image

Cool Stuff (and Jeff Gamet) Found! — Mac Geek Gab 925

Jeff Gamet joins John and Dave today to share all kinds of Cool Stuff Found with you. Categories range from MagSafe car mounts to mechanical keyboards, to USB adapters and more. Listen to your three favorite geeks have their minds blown by a listener submission about Remote Access, and then there are all the tangents, which you’re simply going to love. Press play and enjoy learning no-less-than five new things (and probably a LOT more). Also, Read more…

Clouding As a Verb — Mac Geek Gab 923 episode image

Clouding As a Verb — Mac Geek Gab 923

It’s true, we “cloud” things now. It’s a thing. On top of that, iCloud Private Relay is also a thing, and it’s not necessarily a good one yet. But it’s in beta, so give it time. Plex’s new Discovery Watchlist is also in beta, with similar results. No worries, your three favorite geeks talk you through all of this and more. Listen as Pilot Pete, John F. Braun, and Dave Hamilton share your quick tips, some Cool Stuff Found, and mostly answer your questions to ensure we all learn five new things from this week’s episode. Press play and enjoy!

The Cost-Mart in Kasketchewan - Mac Geek Gab 922 episode image

The Cost-Mart in Kasketchewan – Mac Geek Gab 922

Allison Sheridan joins Dave and John this week to help you learn at least five new things! Quick Tips include seeing Mac App Store progress, uses for Tab Groups, configuring printer defaults, and more. Then it’s on to answering your questions about choosing the right Mac Studio, resolving “The file can’t be found” errors, configuring Universal Control, and much more. Press play and enjoy! Chapters/Timestamps/Stuff mentioned: 00:00:00 Mac Geek Gab 922 for Monday, April 4, Read more…

Rabbit Holes and Adjacent Universes — Mac Geek Gab 921 episode image

Rabbit Holes and Adjacent Universes — Mac Geek Gab 921

Quick Tips rule the day here, with Pete, John, and Dave sharing how to stop Facebook from disabling your audio, finding menu items in macOS, connecting two sets of AirPods to your Apple TV and much more. Your questions are answered, too, about blocking websites, parental controls, Disabling 5G and more. But it’s the Rabbit Hole Tangents that your three favorite geeks dive down which make things fun, isn’t it? Press play and learn five new things…including learning where this episode really goes!