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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#200: The Story So Far...

June 29, 2014 at 9:15PM • 1 hour 30 minutes

For episode 200, David and Katie take a look back to how they became "Mac Power Users" the origin of the show, discuss how the show is created, answer listener questions and what's next for MPU.

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


#199: Video Workflows with Wally Cherwinski

June 22, 2014 at 11:30AM • 1 hour 42 minutes

Wally Cherwinski joins us to talk about creating videos, setting up multi-camera shots and how anyone can become a videographer.

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


#198: Evernote Power Tips

June 15, 2014 at 8:45PM • 1 hour 41 minutes

David and Katie discuss their use of Evernote, how their use has evolved over time and power tips.

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


#197: MPU Live: Wargames

June 11, 2014 at 8:00PM • 1 hour 38 minutes

David and Katie answer listener questions and share tips. In this episode we discuss thoughts on WWDC, OmniFocus tips, migrating to an SSD, managing storage space, IFTTT, Evernote, Milage tracking, and much more!

Thanks to MPU listener Hay Oborn for assistance with the shownotes this week! Please consider supporting Hay as she raises money for the Cystic Fibrosis Trust.


#196: Holistic Productivity Workflows with Tim Stringer

June 8, 2014 at 8:00PM • 1 hour 41 minutes

David and Katie talk with Tim Stringer of Technically Simple about his approach to Holistic Productivity. We also discuss Tim's extensive use of apps like OmniFocus, Evernote, Daylight and more.

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


#195: Syncing and Cloud Services

June 1, 2014 at 9:00PM • 1 hour 31 minutes

David and Katie revisit cloud and local services and syncing and storing data.

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


#194: Workflows with Tom Merritt

May 26, 2014 at 2:00AM • 1 hour 31 minutes

David and Katie chat with Tom Merritt about going independent, working from home, podcasting and more.

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


#193: Workflows with Geek Dad James Floyd Kelly

May 19, 2014 at 12:30AM • 1 hour 46 minutes

David and Katie sit down with James Floyd Kelly of GeekDad.com to talk about being a geeky dad, iPad productivity, gaming and more.

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


#192: iOS Picks (Spring 2014 Edition)

May 12, 2014 at 12:15AM • 1 hour 38 minutes

It's been a while since we did an iOS picks show, David and Katie each run down a dozen or so Apps they've been using. The only requirement was that we couldn't have picked the App on one of our previous "picks" shows.

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


#191: MPU Live: The Sparks-Floyd Methodology

May 8, 2014 at 10:00AM • 1 hour 31 minutes

It's a grab bag of goodies in this MPU Live. We discuss tips for automating the tagging and organizing of files, how to make your commute more productive, paperless workflows, keeping network drives mounted, quickly processing notes and lots of listener tips.

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