Thursday, October 01, 2009

For Mac Eyes Only - "And the Cans Came Raining Down"

Episode #140

This week on For Mac Eyes Only: Mac Refresh Coming Soon?, Apple buys Mapping Co, Apple Educational Licenses, Apps for Everything, Read a good Vook lately?, Photoshop Elements 8, Bento 3, BlackBerry Desktop App, X-ray'd iPhone, Gary's News and Views from Across the Pond, Web Travels with Dan, Quick Tip Weekly, Home Sharing, Time Machine and Snowy, Pop v IMAP, Cleaning Mac Cache files.

> RUMOR: New iMacs, Mac Minis and MacBooks Soon?
> Apple Bought Placebase. In July.
> Apple Education Licensing Program
> Apps for Everything
> Simon & Schuster's Vooks
> UPDATE: iTunes 9.0.1
> UPDATE: iWork 9.0.3
> UPDATE: Adobe Photoshop Elements 8
> UPDATE: Bento 3
> UPDATE: Growl 1.2
> UPDATE: AP Stylebook for iPhone
> UPDATE: BlackBerry Desktop Manager
> FUN NEWS: X-Ray of iPhone 3Gs video

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Gary's News and Views from Across the Pond - UK and EU News
> uclan App
> Cricket Apps
> Chapelfield Norwich Store
> Newcastle Store?
> O2 THE UK SmartPhone Specialist?
> Orange to Carry iPhone in UK
> Vodafone to sell iPhone in UK and Eire
> O2 to See Returns?
> CoolBrands 2009/10 UK
> ISP Reliability Over Speed
> TomTom Cradle
> Thurrock Store Scandal?
> Spotted Richard, surely not.

Web Travels With Dan:
> The Consumerist
> Dan's FMEO Facebook Group

Quick Tip Weekly #73: Quickly Change Audio Settings in Snowy
> Download standalone copy of this week's tip

Listener E-mails:

Question: Bob Wonders if Home Sharing Could Lead to Shopping Spree

Question: Tony curious if Snowy will pick up Time Machine where Leopard left off

Question: POP vs IMAP for Peter's Percussion Group.

Question: Barry looking for way to clean OS X cache files.
> From Terminal, you can run:
>> sudo periodic daily
>> sudo periodic weekly
>> sudo periodic monthly
> OnyX for OS X

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rednicolas said...

Ha ha ... sorry. Did made the comments about the BlackBerry app before I even listened to the show or read the show notes ;-)

Mike, ESC!Cast Network said...

LOL, no problem! I loaded it on a Mac at work yesterday, but I've not heard back yet how well it works. Should get some feedback next week.