August 13, 2010


MacRoundtable 2010.08.12 Episode #88

Filed under: Podcast — macroundtable @ 11:14 am

The panel for this show includes:

John F. Braun The Mac Observer’s Mac Geek Gab Twitter
Victor Cajiou: Typical Mac User Typical Shutterbug Twitter
Katie Floyd: Mac Power Users Twitter
Tim Verporten The Mac Reviewcast Twitter
Chuck Joiner The MacVoices Group Twitter

Safari 5.0.1 and Extensions

About Safari Extensions on Apple’s Developers site

Safari Extension Recommendations:

  • Twitter for Safari
  • TinEye Reverse Image Search
  • New York Times Breaking News
  • ExifExt
  • Rotten Tomatoes
  • Shortly
  • Coda Notes
  • A Cleaner YouTube
  • YouTube5
  • NoMoreiTUnes
  • BugMeNot
  • AutoPagerize

Sources for the Extensions:

Apple’s Extensions Site



Bandwidth Throttling – how to do it and why you should care.

SNMP Status

Bandwidth throttling in OS X on Mac OS X Hints

Apple’s Magic Trackpad – thoughts and experiences.

Apple Magic Trackpad

The Need for Higher End Macs – The group discusses how the newest Mac Pro desktops do and don’t meet the needs of the highest-level Mac users, and why Apple’s support of this market segment are important

Picks – the crew choose some of their favorite hardware and software.

Katie – Hulu +

John – Namebench

Victor – Zoom H4n Portable Digital Recorder

Tim – Turbo.264 HD Software

Chuck – MailPlane