The Mac & Forth Show
The Mac & Forth Show 057 - Hey, Cortana

This week Matt, Ric and Karl are joined by Peter Bird (The Deeper Look Podcast) and GazMaz (The MyMac Podcast) to cast there gaze over the weeks Apple related news. Discussing such topics as Jony’s future, iMessage Bugs, Tiny Hotspots, Maps and Cortana before looking ahead to WWDC…Which Matt still can’t go to.

A Promoted Jony

A Message To Crash Them All.

Tiny HotSpots.

More Maps.

Hey Cortana!

Worth a Tweet:
Matt: OmniFocus 2 - Task management for Mac, iOS & Watch
Rich: Cake - Pay at restaurants and bars the easy way
Karl: NAVITIME Transit - London UK journey planner for tube, bus and flight
Peter: TripCase
GazMaz 1: All Aboard! The Canal Trip
GazMaz 2: LaCie d2 Thunderbolt™ 2

Additional links for The Macstock Conference & Expo and The Midwest MacBBQ

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This week Matt, Barry and Karl are joined by Mark Chappell (EssentialMac & Rampant Mumberlings Podcast) and Don McAllister (ScreenCastsOnline) to discuss and dissect the weeks Apple related news as well at point sharp pointy things at it. Also Karl finally has his Apple Watch but initially suffers a few woes straight out the box. 

Look! A new dock.

Shiny Macs. 

Bringing Home HomeKit.

Sorry Gene, no TV for you.

Location, location, close enough. 

Watch Woes.

Worth a Tweet:
Matt: Pennies – Personal Money, Budget & Finance Manager £2.29
Mark: iRig Mic Cast €39.99
Don: Dark Sky - Weather Radar, Hyperlocal Forecasts, and Storm Alerts £2.99
Chatroom (Simon): Growly Photo £Free

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The Mac & Forth Show 055 - Not Worth A Tweet

This week Ric returns to the fold to join Barry, Matt, Karl as well as Mark Chappell (EssentialMac & The Rampant Mumblings Podcast)  to mull over the weeks Apple and tech related stories. Plus one of the panel finally has their Apple Watch. 

MacBooks in Apple Stores, finally. 

Greenpeace likes green apple.

Apple beats Spotify?

A tracking too far.

Annoying Tweets. 

At last one of us has an Apple Watch. 

Worth a Tweet:
Karl: Twitterrific 5 for iOS
Matt 1: LUNATIK Epik for Watch - A rugged aluminium case and strap
Matt 2: Hub+ - a mini hub and iDevice battery for you new MacBook
Barry: Does Not Commute - Mediocre AB - Free
Ric: Fēnix 3
Mark: Edifier LUNA Eclipse E25 Bluetooth speakers

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