Steve Sheridan got to be on the Mac Jury with Chuck Joiner (before me), and Let’s Talk Apple launches with Bart Busschots at lets-talk.ie. George from Tulsa sings the Blues. I review Prizmo 3 from Creaceed and iThoughtsX from ithoughts.co.uk. In Chit Chat Across the Pond you’ll hear and watch the long awaited Smartphone Camera Shootout.
Steve and I are working with Robert Lachman of the LA Times on a Smartphone Camera Shootout, iOS 7 surprises, and Yadiel Sotomayor tells us about some of the iOS 7 blind accessibility improvements. In Chit Chat Across the Pond Bart takes us through Taming the Terminal Part 8 of n where he explains processes and how to track down the misbehaving ones.
We start with an explanation of how wrong I was on the SMR Podcast when I was arguing with Chris Ashley about the camera in the Nokia 1020, then I’ll tell you how the Chromecast is working out for Steve and me. We’ll follow that with a review of filewrangler for $7 in the Mac App Store from christopherdrum.com that competes with Name Mangler we’ve reviewed before on the show. in Chit Chat Across the Pond Guy Serle from the mymac.com Podcast joins us to discuss and debate how well the different social media networks help engage the audience on our two shows.
Lessons learned on how to sell tech gear on Amazon (and eBay) from our work on Tim Verpoorten’s Estate sale. Includes how to list, how to package and how to ship. I even give you a listing of some of the cool stuff we still have to sell. Check out the three really beautiful watches we have of his. In Dumb Question Corner, Leon asks if there’s a way to have only some of his iCloud email come into his iPad but all of his email come into his Mac, and I give my best idea but ask for your better ideas. In Chit Chat Across the Pond Bart takes us through how to look at our Certificates on our Macs, and proves to us using some Terminal commands that our private key is never stored on the Certificate Authority’s website. Put on your propeller beanies for this one!
Dorothy (aka @maclurker) warns the live chatroom to behave, why I told my friend Nancy to get a Samsung, and a story of woe on trying to upgrade two old Mac so they can do shared photo streams. In Chit Chat Across the Pond Bart answer’s Leon’s dumb question about VPN security. He gave us some good diagrams of 3 VPN scenarios to answer Leon’s question. Then Bart teaches us about the theory behind the Public Key Infrastructure, or PKI, and what it means in the real world.