For Mac Eyes Only at Macworld 2011 – Show Floor Specials, Part 2

In Part Two of our Macworld Expo 2011 Show Floor Specials, Barry speaks with Gerdi Vogels, CEO of Vogel’s.

Links to Know:
> www.ipadonthewall.com
> Vogel’s

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Running Time: 7:51

For Mac Eyes Only at Macworld 2011 – Show Floor Specials, Part 1

In Part One of our Macworld Expo 2011 Show Floor Specials, Barry speaks with Allen Gharapetian, Vice President of Marketing, SRS Labs.

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> SRS Labs
> iWow 3D

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Running Time: 24:44

For Mac Eyes Only at Macworld 2010 – Show Floor Specials, Part Four

In Part Four of our Macworld Expo 2010 Show Floor Specials, Barry speaks with:

> Jennifer Lynn of HyperMac

> Sabrina Tanner of Urban Tool

> Doug Broadhurst of Scosche

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Running Time: 11:54

For Mac Eyes Only at Macworld 2010 – Show Floor Specials, Part Three

In Part Three of our Macworld Expo 2010 Show Floor Specials, Barry speaks with:

Pat Lee of VMware about their Mac virtualization product, VMware Fusion 3.

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Running Time: 15:47

For Mac Eyes Only at Macworld 2010 – Show Floor Specials, Part Two

In Part Two of our Macworld Expo 2010 Show Floor Specials, Barry speaks with:

Michael Hoffman of Navigon
> MobileNavigator North America (US iTunes App Store Link)

Greg Scown
of Smile On My Mac
> TextExpander
> TextExpander for iPhone OS (US iTunes App Store Link)

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Running Time: 12:33

For Mac Eyes Only at Macworld 2010 – Show Floor Specials, Part One

In Part One of our Macworld Expo 2010 Show Floor Specials, Barry speaks with:

Mark Darrin of TellTale Games
> Tales of Monkey Island

Jonathan Bradley
of Mophie
> Mophie juice pack air
> Mophie marketplace
> Mophie juice pack TV

Tik Yip of Silo Ink

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Running Time: 14:26

For Mac Eyes Only Special – Paul Kent, General Manager of Macworld

Macworld Special

Barry recently had the opportunity to sit down with Paul Kent, the general manager of Macworld 2010, to talk about some of the cool things we can expect this year at the show such as the Mobile Apps Showcase, Feature Presenters including Adam Savage, Kevin Smith and David Pogue, the 20th Anniversary of Photoshop Celebration, tips for getting the most out of Macworld, and more.

> Macworld 2010

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Running Time: 15:48

For Mac Eyes Only – "Those Aren’t The Droids I’m Looking For"

Episode #151

This week on For Mac Eyes Only: Mike’s thoughts on what Apple should REALLY say January 27th, More Tablet Rumors, MacBook Deal for Students, AppZapper 2, Invoicing from an iPhone, Cheaper 3GS?, More Magic Mouse Woes, LEGO mosaics, Pam’s iPhone Sheets, Gary’s News and Views from Across the Pond, Barry talks with Sling Media, MP3 Metadata, and Writing Chinese on the Mac.

News:
> RUMOR: Announced in January, Tablet to Ship in March?
> RUMOR: Apple Ordered 10″ Displays and Glass
> RUMOR: Did Apple Leak $1000 Tablet Price Tag?
> MacBook Now $899 to Students
> EFF Petitions to Allow Legal iPhone Hacking
> UPDATE: AppZapper 2!
> UPDATE: Billings 3.5
> RUMOR: $99 iPhone 3GS?
> RUMOR: 10.7 to Debut at WWDC?
> RUMOR: Magic Mouse Bleeds Keyboard Dry?

(Yes, I called it the Mighty Mouse! Ooops.)

> FUN NEWS: LEGO Photo (iTunes Link)
> PAM’s FUN NEWS: iPhone Sheet Set
(Correction: Pam reminded me they’re iPod Touch Sheets.)

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Features:

Gary’s News and Views from Across the Pond – UK and EU News
> French iPhone Price War
> French iPhone Market Share
> Ford iTunes Tagging
> Ford Cars go WiFi
> WiFi Surge (requires registration – BOO FT.com!)
> It’s not just AT&T that struggles
> It’s not just AT&T that struggles, take 2
> Women Choose Mobiles over Guys
> BBC iPlayer Fun news?

Barry Speaks with Dave Eyler of Sling Media
> Sling Media
> Sling Community
> SlingPlayer Mobile (iTunes Link)

Listener E-mails:

Question: Bob wants an app to help fill in missing metadata.
> TuneUp

Question: Albert is looking for help inputting Chinese on his iMac
> Wenlin
> PenPower
> Finger for iPhone/iPod Touch

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Running Time: 49:57

For Mac Eyes Only – "Even More Essential Apps"

Episode #147

This week on For Mac Eyes Only: Essential Apps for Everyone, iPhone Malware: Now it’s serious, Develop Games at Apple, Black Friday Deals Leaked?, Free Holiday WiFi, Vimeo goes mobile, Teacher’s Helpers in Automator, Kevin Smith at Macworld, Safari updated, Wallace and Gromit, OS X’s Calc on your desktop, Barry’s Best of Blog World Expo, Will the new drive fit?, Sharing files with other users, Desktop icons lost.

Essential Apps for Mac Users 2009 continues with your picks for apps in several categories including Apps for creative users, small businesses, educators and developers:

Creative Apps
> Pixelmator
> GIMP
> ResizeIt
> Skitch
> iPhoto / Picasa / Aperture / Lightroom
> Audacity
> Final Cut Studio and Final Cut Express
> Video Monkey

Business and Education Apps
> OmniFocus
> OmniPlan
> MindManager 7
> TeXShop
> Remember the Milk (web app)

Developer Apps
> Xcode
> Interface Builder
> TextWrangler
> MAMP

A Look Back:
> Essential Apps 2009
> Essential Apps 2008
> Essential Apps 2007
> Essential Apps 2006

News:
> Jailbreakers Secure your iPhone Now!
> Mini DisplayPort Adopted by VESA
> Apple Seeks AAA Game Designer
> Apple Aiming for up to 50 New Stores in 2010
> RUMOR: Apple Black Friday Deals Released?
> Google Offers Free Holiday WiFi for Travelers
> Five Hotspot Safety Tips
> Vimeo Adapts to iPhone with Vimeo Mobile
> Sal Soghoian Talks Automator for Teachers
> Kevin Smith to Present at Macworld 2010
> UPDATE: Safari 4.0.4
> UPDATE: 5th Gen iPod Nano Firmware 1.0.2
> UPDATE: New Snowy Printer Drivers for Canon, HP, Brother and Lexmark
> UPDATE: Office 2004 11.5.6
> UPDATE: Office 2008 12.2.3
> UPDATE: Mailplane Updates License Limits
> UPDATE: Wallace and Gromit as iPhone app
> FUN NEWS: OS X’s Calculator in the Physical World

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Features:

Barry’s Best of Blog World Expo 2009
> Mediafly
> Mediafly on Twitter
> Roku
> Blog World Expo

Listener E-mails:

Question: Mike wonders if his Birthday present (a new hard drive) will fit his Mac.

Question: Dave asks about sharing files from the root of the drive.

Question: Pathfinder lost Travis’ icons!

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> defaults write com.apple.finder CreateDesktop -bool true
> killall Finder

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Running Time: 43:52

For Mac Eyes Only – "Return of Essential Apps"

Episode #146

This week on For Mac Eyes Only: Essential Apps 2009!, 10.6.2 Released, Blacksn0w, 80’s Retro Doom, Redefining Malware?, iPhones at the Shack, Upgrade Apple TV NOW (says Apple), Beatles Again?, iPhone Hybrid in 2010?, WarMouse’s Mutated Rodent, Barry’s Best of Blog World Expo, Web Travels with Dan, Jason’s MacBook Podcast Tip, Making Room for Boot Camp, Archiving Contacts from Address Book.

Essential Mac Apps for New Mac Users 2009: This year’s list was selected by you, the listener. From individual votes sent in, I compiled the most popular apps nominated to create the ultimate selection of apps everyone should consider loading on their new Mac.

This Year’s List:
10) Evernote
9) Growl
8) OpenOffice.org / NeoOffice
7) HandBrake
6) CyberDuck
5) VMware Fusion / Parallels Desktop
4) 1Password
3) Adium
2) SuperDuper!
1) Flip4Mac WMV Player / Perian / VLC

Honorable Mentions This Year:
> Dropbox
> PathFinder
> Xmarks
> TrueCrypt
> Caffeine
> GrandPerspective

Mike’s Pick for Essential Apps 2009
10) VMware Fusion
9) CyberDuck
8) HandBrake
7) Dropbox
6) Growl
5) Flip4Mac and Perian
3) Mozilla Firefox
2) Adium
1) SuperDuper! / Time Machine

A Look Back:
> Essential Apps 2008
> Essential Apps 2007
> Essential Apps 2006

News:
> UPDATE: OS X 10.6.2
> UPDATE: Security Update 2009-006
> Blacksn0w Unlocks the iPhone 3Gs
> Jailbroken iPhone’s First Worm
> Lose/Lose and Redefining Malware
> Apple’s New Reserve and Pick-up
> Radio Shack will Carry iPhone
> Atom Support Officially Yanked from OS X
> UPDATE: Flickr’s App Garden
> UPDATE: Apple TV 3.0.1
> UPDATE: Parallels Desktop 5
> UPDATE: Wireless Keyboard Update
> RUMOR: AT&T to Launch $99 iPhone 3Gs?
> RUMOR: Beatles on iTunes … Again?
> RUMOR: UMTS/CDMA Hybrid iPhone in 2010?
> FUN NEWS: 18-button OpenOffice Mouse

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Features:

Barry’s Best of Blog World Expo 2009
> Smile On My Mac
> TextExpander Touch
> Jean on Twitter
> Blog World Expo

Web Travels With Dan:
> Experience Project
> Dan’s FMEO Facebook Group

Jason’s MacBook Podcast Tip: Setting file associations in OS X.

Listener E-mails:

Question: Brian’s Boot Camp partition woes.

Question: Jerry’s looking for a way to archive old contacts from Address Book.

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Running Time: 57:12