No One Has “Mouse” – Mac Geek Gab 966 episode image

No One Has “Mouse” – Mac Geek Gab 966

Learn keyboard shortcuts for logging into your Mac, tricks for controlling Open/Save dialogs, using Conversation Mode to Translate voice conversations, how to set multiple timers, and more. And it’s not just Quick Tips that your three favorite geeks feature this week, there’s a TON of Cool Stuff Found. John, Dave, and Pete take you through travel monitors, clipboard managers, app installers, charging stations, and more. Press play and you’re guaranteed to learn at least five Read more…

You Don’t Have to Beat The Guillotine – Mac Geek Gab 965 episode image

You Don’t Have to Beat The Guillotine – Mac Geek Gab 965

Apple’s new M2-family chips see updated Mac mini and MacBook Pro models, and Dave, John, and Pete talk through the impacts of that…for them and for you. Quick Tips rule the week, with the Finder sidebar getting special attention. Keyboard shortcuts are the runner-up, too, with lots of love there, as well. Lastly but not leastly: your questions. How do you print envelopes? How do you generate passwords? Your three favorite geeks have answers! Chapters/Timestamps/Stuff Read more…

Something Somewhere Is FUBAR — Mac Geek Gab 964 episode image

Something Somewhere Is FUBAR — Mac Geek Gab 964

Answers to your questions about USB (including USB 4!), apps not launching in Ventura, the longevity of M1 Macs, formatting external drives, and filtering Mail are all here, courtesy of your three favorite geeks. John, Pete, and Dave also take you through a slew of Quick Tips about Notes, Contacts, VPNs, and playing Atmos Apple Music in your living room. Press play and you’re guaranteed to learn at least five new things or your money Read more…

CSF from CES 2023 — Mac Geek Gab 963 episode image

CSF from CES 2023 — Mac Geek Gab 963

Matter, MagSafe, Turntables, and TVs are just a few of the technologies your three favorite geeks encountered at CES 2023. Listen as John, Dave, and Pete talk through these and more as they share all the Cool Stuff they Found in Las Vegas. That’s not all, though! The episode starts with some Quick Tips that you’re definitely not going to want to miss. Press play and enjoy learning no less than five new things! Chapters/Timestamps/Stuff Read more…

LastPass vs. Southwest Airlines: Whose Month Was Worse? – Mac Geek Gab 962 episode image

LastPass vs. Southwest Airlines: Whose Month Was Worse? – Mac Geek Gab 962

This week your three favorite geeks talk about tunnels! Listen to learn about SSH tunnels, Cloudflare Tunnels, and maybe another kind of tunnel. That’s not all, though! You’ve got Cool Stuff Found, your questions answered about iCloud Keychain, Messages, CarPlay, and Screen Sharing. Plus, John, Pete, and Dave answer the important (titular) question: whose month was worse, Southwest Airlines or LastPass? Press play to learn this…and at least five new things! Chapters/Timestamps/Stuff mentioned: 00:00:00 Mac Read more…

macOS Ventura Is Apple's Vista — Mac Geek Gab 961 episode image

macOS Ventura Is Apple’s Vista — Mac Geek Gab 961

Quick Tips about Apple Pay, Spotlight, Advanced Data Protection, iCloud Storage, Picture-in-Picture, Apple Watch, and Stage Manager are just the start of today’s episode! Then your three favorite geeks go on to help solve your macOS Ventura woes (as much as that’s possible!), discuss the best way to configure DNS, help you choose a mesh router in today’s world, and so much more. Press play and enjoy learning five new things with John, Pete, and Read more…

Headless Macs, Resizing Images, Cable Modems, and More — Mac Geek Gab 960 episode image

Headless Macs, Resizing Images, Cable Modems, and More — Mac Geek Gab 960

Finding geeks ways to make your computing life more efficient is fun, and your three favorite geeks share tips for resizing images, managing calendars, using the Finder’s toolbar, controlling your Apple TV and much, much more. Listen as John, Pete, and Dave answer your questions and share your tips, ensuring that you learn at least five new things this week! Chapters/Timestamps/Stuff mentioned: 00:00:00 Mac Geek Gab 960 for Monday, December 19, 2022 Graham-QT-Set Flashlight Brightness Read more…

We Need That Five Sense Experience — Mac Geek Gab 959 episode image

We Need That Five Sense Experience — Mac Geek Gab 959

Terminal tips to do make tricky things easy, an Apple Pencil alternative, Robots to clean your home and your pool, and a hidden pinball game are just the first few things you’ll hear from John, Pete, and Dave in this week’s Mac Geek Gab episode. Plus, with answers to important questions like, “How do I unmute my husband?” you’re guaranteed to learn at least five new things! Press play and join your three favorite geeks for Read more…

NFC Tags are Technological Rabbits — Mac Geek Gab 958 episode image

NFC Tags are Technological Rabbits — Mac Geek Gab 958

Chapters/Timestamps/Stuff mentioned: 00:00:00 Mac Geek Gab 958 for Monday, December 5, 2022 Paul-QT-Restart Your Apple TV Remote by Pressing TV+Volume-Down for 5 Seconds 00:02:48 Requiem for a Keyboard Matias Tactile Pro Keyboard The MGG Discord Server is Live! The MGG Merch Store is Live! Cool Stuff Found 00:07:15 Ben-CSF-954–Script to Delete all Google Photos 00:09:36 Matt-CSF-Endurance to Stress Test your Mac’s CPU 00:10:47 Scott-957–Keyboard Maestro is a Good Alternative for Quitting Apps in macOS Quitter Read more…

Down The Meta Rabbit Hole – Mac Geek Gab 957 episode image

Down The Meta Rabbit Hole – Mac Geek Gab 957

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. Read more…