Allison Sheridan – NosillaCast Mac Podcast podfeet.com @podfeet
Chuck Joiner – The MacVoices Group macvoicesgroup.com @chuckjoiner
Steve Stanger – stevestanger.com @tmasteve iSee, iShoot, iPhone & The Mac Attack podcasts
John F Braun – macgeekgab.com @johnfbraun @macgeekgab
Jeff Gamet – macobserver.com @jgamet
Macworld | iWorld Plans
* iFan Pass is SO inexpensive giving access to the Tech Talks that used to be hundreds of dollars to attend, now only $100:
* Exhibit hall only is $30 – anyone heard of free passes yet? Traditionally there have been some
* What do you look forward to the most?
* exhibit hall?
* hanging out with other Mac geeks?
* Cirque De Mac? Friday 8pm Holywood Studios
* NosillaCastaways Party? 6-8pm on Friday @Jillians – register at podfeet.com listen to the show to hear the password!
* San Francisco itself?
* Who’s doing presenations, what about, and when? (check the schedule as it changes: macworldiworld.com/techtalks/)
- Allison – Blindfolded! 11am Th 1/26
- Chuck – Parenting in the Mobile Internet Age 1 PM 1/26; Mac, iPad and iPhone Essentials: The Stuff You Gotta Have 1 PM 1/27
- Jeff – iCloud’s Little Helpers 2pm 1/27
- Dave – Backing Up Your Mac, 11am, 1/26; Macworld RapidFire 5pm, 1/26, 5 minutes on using custom search to find pesky preferences.
- Katie & David – Podcast: Mac Power User Workflows 11am Friday 1/27
- David – 40 OS X Tips in 40 Minutes 10am Th 1/26
- Don – Hidden Secrets of Quicktime – 1pm Thursday 1/26
- Mac Roundtable Crew 10am Friday 1/27
- John & Dave – Meet the Podcasters, Smile booth, Thu 1/26 3PM
- John & Dave – Mac Geek Gab Live Fri 1/27 2PM
- Final Cut Pro Super Users event supermeet.com
Holiday Tech Gifts
- Magic Trackpad (not everyone has one yet!) http://www.apple.com/magictrackpad/
- iTunes gift cards are even better now – buy iOS apps and Mac Apps! Like them because we can buy the silliest thing just because we have the credits
John – New toys I like
- Magellen Premium Car Kit for iPhone ($99)
- Magellen Roadmate ($39.99)
- Lexar Echo MX Backup Drive ($54.99 for 16GB)
- Buy yourself (or a loved one) more RAM! Still pretty inexpensive.
- iTunes gift cards
- A year of online back up (sexy, I know…)
* Free options to get you started http://dropbox.com, http://sugarsync.com, http://box.net, http://pogoplug.com
- Steve Jobs, Official Biography
- Cool laptop bag or iPad, iPhone case
- Apple TV $100
- Individual iTunes item gifts
- A month or two of training from Lynda.com