From Mood Rings to Move Rings — Mac Geek Gab 948 episode image

From Mood Rings to Move Rings — Mac Geek Gab 948

Quick Tips to resize macOS background windows, quick-delete apps on your iPhone, get perfect shape in markup, and finding your Apple Books are just how your three favorite geeks start this episode. Then John, Dave, and Pete answer your questions and share tips about archiving your email, fixing the Mac App Store, paying for your subscriptions, and more about using eSIMs. Chapters/Timestamps/Stuff mentioned: 00:00:00 Mac Geek Gab 948 for Monday, September 26, 2022 Allison-QT-Command-Drag The Read more…

The Land of Pulling Things Out of My Backside — Mac Geek Gab 947 episode image

The Land of Pulling Things Out of My Backside — Mac Geek Gab 947

This episode has even more iOS 16 Quick Tips including Lock Screen, Keyboard Touch, Battery, Photos, and Service History. That’s not all, though! Pete, John, and Dave answer your questions about connecting to your printers, controlling iCloud Drive, and Migrating your iPhone. Plus, Synology shares a statement about the future of hardware transcoding for things like Plex and more. Press play to learn at least five new things along with your three favorite geeks! Chapters/Timestamps/Stuff Read more…

Sharing Our PIN Numbers Like it’s Nuthin’ — Mac Geek Gab 946 episode image

Sharing Our PINs Like it’s Nuthin’ — Mac Geek Gab 946

iOS 16 is out and your three favorite geeks take you through their favorite features…some of which are hidden in plain sight! That’s not all, though. Your questions are answered, your Quick Tips are shared, and Dave even throws in a Cool Stuff Found for you, Pete, and John, too. Plus, a discussion about the evolution of MGG is here, too…but not without providing you with value first. Press play and enjoy learning five new Read more…

Geeking FAR OUT with Apple's Event — Mac Geek Gab 945 episode image

Geeking FAR OUT with Apple’s Event — Mac Geek Gab 945

Apple held its “Far Out” event today and John, Pete, and Dave are here to share their reactions to the new iPhones…and more! Chapters/Timestamps/Stuff mentioned: 00:00:00 Mac Geek Gab 945 for Wednesday, September 7, 2022 The MGG Discord Server is Live! The MGG Merch Store is Live! 00:03:59 iPhone 14 and iPhone 14 Pro Apple added a Bitter Pill to the iPhone Crash Detection…and CarPlay 2? 00:24:20 SPONSOR: BBEdit, the power tool for text from Read more…

Monitoring the Weather, Your Photos...and Yourself! — Mac Geek Gab 944 episode image

Monitoring the Weather, Your Photos…and Yourself! — Mac Geek Gab 944

Do you find productivity monitoring software creepy? Of course you do! But how about if you use it on yourself? If you’d rather just monitor the weather, your three favorite geeks (and fellow MGG listeners) have answers for you. That’s not all, though! Listen as Pilot Pete, John F. Braun, and Dave Hamilton answer your questions about ways to change your Photos’ dates and locations, making full use of AirPods Pro on airplanes, and how Read more…

No One Wants Unsolicited AirDrop Requests — Mac Geek Gab 943 episode image

No One Wants Unsolicited AirDrop Requests — Mac Geek Gab 943

Learn how to ensure your Wi-Fi is always on at home, how to see your Apple Watch’s charge status, how to find unread messages, how to troubleshoot application permissions on your Mac, and how to avoid unsolicited AirDrop Requests with John, Dave, and Pilot Pete. Listen as your three favorite Apple geeks talk through all this and more, including a follow-up segment on HDMI, ARC, and more. Press play and you’re guaranteed to learn five Read more…

Photos, Privacy, VPNs, and More! — Mac Geek Gab 942 episode image

Photos, Privacy, VPNs, and More! — Mac Geek Gab 942

Worried about your browsing privacy? Wanna stack your credit card rebates? Need to edit the dates on your photos? John, Dave, and Pilot Pete have you covered! Listen as your three favorite geeks share their thoughts, answers, and tips about all these topics and much much more. Press play and learn at least five new things … and don’t get caught! Chapters/Timestamps/Stuff mentioned: 00:00:00 Mac Geek Gab 942 for Monday, August 22, 2022 Pilot Pete’s Read more…

Home Theater Geek Gab...and More! — Mac Geek Gab 941 episode image

Home Theater Geek Gab…and More! — Mac Geek Gab 941

Our TVs have become more and more complex over the years, and more and more integrated with the rest of our computing lives. Listen as John and Dave talk about John’s new TV and what changes that inflicts upon his existing setup. That’s not all, though! Your two favorite geeks share some tips related to Siri, Migration Assistant, Protecting your USB ports, and more. Press play and enjoy learning at least five new things with Read more…

By The Way, Alexa — Mac Geek Gab 940 episode image

By The Way, Alexa — Mac Geek Gab 940

Want a quick way to send the same iMessage to another person? How about customizing the icons of your PDFs? Quick Tips are your friends, and John, Dave, and Pilot Pete have plenty for you this week. That’s not all, though! You get to learn how to technologically-enhance your outdoor living, analyze your network, find ANY file on your Mac, and much, much more. Press play to enjoy learning at least five new things with Read more…

Socket 939 – Mac Geek Gab 939 episode image

Socket 939 – Mac Geek Gab 939

Don’t get caught using—and losing—your Google Authenticator data. Do get caught solving your Apple TV syncing issues…and Contact Duplication…and so, so much more. Listen as John and Dave share your tips and answer your questions to ensure you learn at least five new things along with your two favorite geeks! Chapters/Timestamps/Stuff mentioned: 00:00:00 Mac Geek Gab 939 for Monday, August 1, 2022 Throat Coat Tea The MGG Discord Server is Live! The MGG Merch Store Read more…