Mac Power Users

Mac Power Users

Learn about getting the most from your Apple technology with focused topics and workflow guests. Creating Mac Power Users, one geek at a time since 2009.

Hosted by David Sparks and Katie Floyd.


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#231: Sticking It to the Man with Jason Snell

December 21, 2014 at 7:30PM • 1 hour 49 minutes

David and Katie sit down with Jason Snell, now an independent technology writer and podcaster, to talk about how his workflows have changed.

Thanks to MPU listener Jigar Talati for assistance with the shownotes this week!


#230: The Power of PDFs

December 14, 2014 at 8:00PM • 1 hour 42 minutes

David and Katie discuss the power of PDFs with Ernie Svenson (aka "Ernie the attorney).

Thanks to MPU listener Jigar Talati for assistance with the shownotes this week!


#229: MPU Live: I don't do the Costanza thing

December 10, 2014 at 8:45PM • 1 hour 46 minutes

David and Katie touch base with Todd Olthoff to talk about OS X Server under Yosemite, we follow-up on iOS Apps, Email and answer listener questions about NAS, home media center, preserving family memories and more


#228: Rocket Science with Skip Owens

December 7, 2014 at 7:45PM • 1 hour 33 minutes

David and Katie chat with NASA Scientist Skip Owens about how he uses his Mac to put rovers on Mars.

Thanks to MPU listener Jigar Talati for assistance with the shownotes this week!


#227: Our iPhone Home Screens

November 30, 2014 at 7:15PM • 1 hour 27 minutes

David and Katie share the apps they currently have on their iPhone home screens and why.


#226: Workflows with Manton Reece

November 23, 2014 at 4:30PM • 1 hour 38 minutes

David and Katie list down with developer Manton Reece to talk about creating Mac and iOS apps, Twitter and App.net, collaborating with others and more.

Thanks to MPU listener Jigar Talati for assistance with the shownotes this week!


#225: 2014 Geek Holiday Gift Guide

November 16, 2014 at 5:15PM • 1 hour 33 minutes

David and Katie share the items on their wish lists as well as thoughts for gifts for the geek in your life in their Annual Holiday Geek Gift Guide.


#224: The Email Problem

November 9, 2014 at 5:15PM • 1 hour 41 minutes

David and Katie once again tackle the ongoing problem of email including tips for how to manage an overflowing email inbox.

Thanks to MPU listener Jigar Talati for assistance with the shownotes this week!


#223: MPU Live: It's So Choice...

November 6, 2014 at 2:00PM • 1 hour 35 minutes

David and Katie chat with Mike Rhode about his new book, the Sketchnote Workbook. David talks about his latest purchase. We also follow-up on a number of topics including academic workflows, goal setting security and share listener tips and answer questions.

Thanks to MPU listener Hay Oborn for assistance with the shownotes this week!


#222: Workflows with Myke Hurley

November 2, 2014 at 8:00PM • 1 hour 32 minutes

David and Katie sit down with Myke Hurley of Relay.fm to talk about creating his new podcast network, the tools he uses for creating his podcast, juggling multiple jobs and why he finally decided to go full time with Relay.fm

Thanks to MPU listener Jigar Talati for assistance with the shownotes this week!