Monday, September 14, 2009

For Mac Eyes Only - "It's A Smoke Screen"

Episode #138

This week on For Mac Eyes Only: Mike's thoughts on the 3rd Gen iPod Touch, First Major Update for Snowy, AT&T's Early Roll-out of MMS, Apple TV Action, MacBook Crushed but Lives to Compute Another Day, Gary's News and Views from Across the Pond, Web Travels with Dan, Jason's Mac Tip, Listener Feedback on Wednesday's iPod Event.

News:
> Steve Jobs on Why the Touch Doesn't Have a Camera
> RUMOR: Proof the iPod Touch HAD a Camera?
> 3rd Gen iPod Touch Teardown
> UPDATE: OS X 10.6.1
> UPDATE: Security Update 2009-005 for 10.5 and 10.4
> UPDATE: QuickTime 7.6.4
> AT&T Rolls Out MMS to Some
> Apple TV 160GB Price Plunge
> UPDATE: HP, Canon and Brother Release New Printer Drivers
> Apple Open Sources Grand Central Dispatch
> Apple's Open Source Site
> FUN NEWS: MacBook Car-nage


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Features:

Gary's News and Views from Across the Pond - UK and EU News
> Palm Pre available in the UK soon. Is it worth a look?
> Don McAllister
> Orange and T-Mobile merger enabling them to get the iPhone in UK?
> Vodafone's 14Mbps Service
> Delayed Snow Leopard
> Dedicated area in the London Regent St to Sell Nano’s
> Apple’s Carosello Carguate Store Opening
> Apple’s Carosello Carguate Store
> Regent St Store "most profitable in London"
> The Telegraph’s review of "Snowy"
> David Cohen from MyMac on the Invisible Shield
> NASA’s Hubble Website
> The Archers Theme Tune

Web Travels With Dan:
> MacBytes
> Dan's FMEO Facebook Group

Jason's MacBook Podcast Tip: Auto-play movies in Snowy's QuickTime X
> defaults write com.apple.QuickTimePlayerX MGPlayMovieOnOpen 1


Listener E-mail:

"It's Only Rock and Roll" Event Feedback: Bob, Jeremy, and Demar share their thoughts on Apple's latest iPod Event.


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FMEO-138-091409 (44'44, 21.5MB)

1 comment:

rednicolas said...

After a couple more days with Snowy, I must say that all except the printer issue is going really well and smooth. I didn't experience the same problem that you were.

Concerning the iPod presentation ... I think you hit the nail on the head. I'm no longer really productive with my iTouch and that's why I bought myself an iPhone. I think the iTouch is probably more and more going to be a gaming device.

What I was most disappointed with was the fact that I still can't synchronize my iTouch over a wireless connection.