FMEO.TV – Securing Data in the Cloud

FMEO.TV Episode #024

In this episode of FMEO.TV, Mike shows how to add a little extra security to your cloud-based files using utilities built into your Mac.

Running Time: 14m 29s

FMEO.TV – Build an OS X Mavericks (or later!) Boot Disk

FMEO.TV Episode #023

In this episode of FMEO.TV, Mike shows how to build Mavericks USB boot media using OS X’s built-in createinstallmedia command.

Yosemite, El Capitan, & Sierra UPDATE: Great news! This command works just as well for OS X Yosemite, OS X El Capitan, and macOS Sierra! Simply substitute the correct file name in the Terminal command below and away you go!

Show Notes

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FMEO.TV – Automating the Apple Home

FMEO.TV Episode #022

In this episode of FMEO.TV, Mike and Barry explore the practical (and not so practical) ways Apple users can take advantage of the world of home automation.

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FMEO.TV – Holiday Gift Guide: Games! (and Other Cool Stuff)

FMEO.TV Episode #021

In this episode of FMEO.TV, Mike and Barry offer up some Last Minute Gift ideas for the Apple lover in your life.

In this, our final Gift Guide segment, Barry shares some of his favorite iOS games to give this year and Mike suggests a truly last minute gift that ANY Apple fanatic should love.

iOS Gift Suggestions

> Apple Gift Cards
> Pixelmator for OS X
> iTunes Books
> Cockpit Confidential by Patrick Smith (iBookstore Link)
> Quell Memento (App Store Link)
> Super Squares (App Store Link)
> Plants vs Zombies (App Store Link)
> Atari’s Greatest Hits (App Store Link)
> M.U.L.E. (App Store Link)
> iCade by ION Audio
> Words With Friends (App Store Link)
> Dots: A Game About Connecting (App Store Link)

Download the SD Video here!

Running Time: 16m 35s

FMEO.TV – Holiday Gift Guide: iOS Gear

FMEO.TV Episode #020

In this episode of FMEO.TV, Mike and Barry offer up some Last Minute Gift ideas for the Apple lover in your life. This time, Barry suggests a few of his favorite gift ideas for the iPhone user and Mike shares his new favorite tablet case.

iOS Gift Suggestions

> olloclip Telephoto + Circular Polarizing iPhone Lens
> Speck Products CandyShell Grip for iPhone 5/5s
> Complete Protection Kit by booq
> Chicago Blackhawks 2013 NHL Stanley Cup Champions Case by ThinShield
> GelaSkins custom iPhone and Tablet skins
> The Ridge by Devicewear (avail. for multiple devices)
> Detour 360 by Devicewear (avail. for multiple devices)

Download the SD Video here!

Running Time: 14m 33s

FMEO.TV – Holiday Gift Guide: Power & Desktop Gear

FMEO.TV Episode #019

In this episode of FMEO.TV, Mike and Barry offer up some Last Minute Gift ideas for the Apple lover in your life. This time, Barry shares some gift ideas for keeping your gadgets powered on the go as well as a few desktop accessories for the Mac.

Power and Desktop Gift Suggestions

> POWERLITE by Macally
> HyperJuice Plug
> PlugBug Charger by Twelve South
> BookBook for MacBook Air/Pro
> Sculpt Ergonomic Desktop by Microsoft
> Microsoft Arc Wireless Mouse
> Apple Magic Mouse
> Apple Wireless Keyboard
> Logitech Solar Keyboard K750 for Mac
> Logitech Bluetooth Easy-Switch Keyboard K811
> Logitech Ultrathin Keyboard Cover for iPad mini.

Download the SD Video here!

Running Time: 16m 15s

FMEO.TV – Holiday Gift Guide: Audio Gear

FMEO.TV Episode #018

In this episode of FMEO.TV, Mike and Barry offer up some Last Minute Gift ideas for the Apple lover in your life. This time out, Barry shares some Audio Gear gift ideas.

Audio Gift Suggestions

> JAMBOX by Jawbone
> URCHIN by BOOM Movement
> Logitech UE 350
> Jawbone ERA
> KidzControl Volume Limit Headphones by Kidz Gear

Download the SD Video here!

Running Time: 13m 39s

FMEO Plus Newsletter – Holiday 2013 (Newsletter #3)

The following is a reprint of an email sent to FMEO Plus members on December 10, 2013

Hello and Thank You for being a member of FMEO Plus!

(Important news about your Bonus Subscription for 2014 is below)

FMEO Plus Update

Wow, I’m sorry it’s taken this long to get a newsletter out to everyone.

Since our last newsletter, we’ve released NINE new episodes of FMEO TV as well as another interview from Macworld with Ken Case of The Omni Group.  (And I’ve been trying to do a better job of increasing the frequency of FMEO TV episodes.)

Simply click through to the FMEO Plus section of our site to see them all — don’t forget to login to watch. (http://go.fmeoplus.com/1d701XE)

Upcoming Holiday Episodes

Just last week Barry, Brian and I shot a series of Holiday Gift Guide segments that will be released to EVERYONE beginning this week.

Standard Definition versions of the gift guide shows will go into the regular FMEO feed, while HD versions will go to FMEO Plus members.

More episodes exclusive to FMEO Plus members are on the way! [Read more…]

FMEO.TV – Mac Maintenance: Mike’s Quick Tips

FMEO.TV Episode #017

In this episode of FMEO.TV, Mike and Brian conclude their series of segments on maintaining your Mac. In part five, Mike presents 4 simple tasks every Mac user can do to keep their Mac running smoothly.

Show Notes

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FMEO.TV – Mac Maintenance: Cloud Backup Q&A

FMEO.TV Episode #016

In this episode of FMEO.TV, Mike and Brian continue a series of segments on maintaining your Mac. In part four, Mike answers Brian’s questions about backing up to the cloud from your Mac including privacy and securing your data.

Show Notes

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