Thoughts on iOS 5
Pocket Sized Podcast #26

Download and listen to the show here Subscribe in iTunes Scott and Owen Rubin contemplate the upcoming iOS 5. Suzé Gilbert teaches how vectors

About Scott Willsey

Scott is a long time Apple enthusiast whose first personally owned computer was the original 128k Macintosh introduced in 1984. He has 35 years of computing experience, working with Apple II, Mac OS X, Windows, and a variety of flavors of Unix and Linux, and (of course!) iOS. Scott can be reached on Twitter at @scottaw and his website is at saw66.com.

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Writers Bliss – The SpaceSaver M Keyboard
Review

SpaceSaver M Keyboard Company: Unicomp Price: $94 http://pckeyboards.stores.yahoo.net/onthestick.html A while back, I was talking with an engineer who is also a big Mac fan.

About Tim Robertson

Founder MyMac.com. Podcast Host of TechFan. Owner Stoplight Network. Father of four, husband to one. Loves reading, podcasting, music, video games, the 1980s, and all things electronic and Apple.

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Extreme Sleeve for iPad
Review

iPad Extreme Sleeve Company: G-Form LLC Price: $59.95 USD http://shop.g-form.com/products/ipad-extreme-sleeve There are all types of different cases for the iPad; soft cases, hard cases,

About Russ Walkowich

Russ Walkowich is the longest contributing member of MyMac, starting back in 1995. He has served as writer, author, editor, and spiritual guide to a tribe of MyMac Founders in all that time.

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Things Are Better Now
TechFan Podcast #40

Download and listen to the show here Subscribe in iTunes, it’s quick and easy! Listen on Sticher.com!  With David on vacation, Tim Robertson is

About Tim Robertson

Founder MyMac.com. Podcast Host of TechFan. Owner Stoplight Network. Father of four, husband to one. Loves reading, podcasting, music, video games, the 1980s, and all things electronic and Apple.

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Take Control of Upgrading to Lion
Book Review

Take Control of Upgrading to Lion, version 1.1 Author: Joe Kissell Publisher: TidBITS Publishing, Inc. Price: $15.00 150 pages, ebook-PDF format ISBN: 978-1-61542-138-1 On

About Elisa Pacelli

Elisa is a wife, mother to 3 boys, "creative genius", and all-around techno geek. She enjoys reading, quilting, knitting, cruising to Caribbean beaches, and learning new things in the technology world. In the evenings Elisa can be found knitting while listening to podcasts or watching Netflix on her iPad. Listen to her podcast, 3 Geeky Ladies, co hosted with Suzé Gilbert and Vicki Stokes.

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Top Camera iPhone App
Review

Top Camera Company: Lucky Clan Price: $.99 for a limited time Top Camera When I heard Lucky Clan was releasing a camera app for

About Donny Yankellow

In addition to writing for MyMac.com since the Fall of 2005 he is an art teacher, freelance artist/illustrator, and is a father of one son. Donny is also the author/illustrator of several children's ebooks. Donny's degree is in Visual Communications and he hold certification in K-12 Art Education. His hobbies (besides Mac and Apple stuff) include soccer, animation, and reading anything written by Stephen King.

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Adobe Photoshop Elements 9 Editor Pricing in Mac App Store
2-Minute Audiocast Editorial

Is $79 too expensive or just right pricing for Adobe Photoshop Elements 9 Editor from the Mac App Store? Listen to this brief audiocast

About John Nemerovski

John "Nemo" Nemerovski is MyMac's Reviews Editor. He is a private and small group personal technology tutor in Tucson, Arizona, USA, with an emphasis on iPad and iPhone training, plus basic computing, digital photography, and Photoshop. Nemo is an accomplished music instructor on keyboard and guitar, and an expert artisan bread baker. If you are interested in writing reviews or requesting a product review on MyMac, contact him: nemo [ a t ] mymac [ d o t ] c o m.

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Assault on Battery
Pocket Sized Podcast #25

Download the show here, and subscribe in iTunes Scott and Owen Rubin talk about the past, the present, and the future, and blame battery

About Scott Willsey

Scott is a long time Apple enthusiast whose first personally owned computer was the original 128k Macintosh introduced in 1984. He has 35 years of computing experience, working with Apple II, Mac OS X, Windows, and a variety of flavors of Unix and Linux, and (of course!) iOS. Scott can be reached on Twitter at @scottaw and his website is at saw66.com.

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S. E. M. Dragon IP 100 Table Top Speaker System
Review

Dragon IP 100 Table Top Speaker System S. E. M. Audio Laboratories  Price: $251 US plus shipping Available from company direct store via PayPal

About John Nemerovski

John "Nemo" Nemerovski is MyMac's Reviews Editor. He is a private and small group personal technology tutor in Tucson, Arizona, USA, with an emphasis on iPad and iPhone training, plus basic computing, digital photography, and Photoshop. Nemo is an accomplished music instructor on keyboard and guitar, and an expert artisan bread baker. If you are interested in writing reviews or requesting a product review on MyMac, contact him: nemo [ a t ] mymac [ d o t ] c o m.

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Bodyguardz Clear Skins Review

BodyGuardz Clear Skins & Carbon Fiber Armor Company: BodyGuardz Price: iPad 2 Clear Skin full body protector – $29.95 USD iPhone 4 Clear Skin

About Mike Breed

Writing for MyMac.com since August of 2009, Mike Breed is an Earth Science and Biology teacher at Chenango Valley High School in Binghamton, New York. He is currently acting as the Science Department Chairman in his school district as well. Mike has received numerous grants to incorporate Apple products into the laboratories and activities of his students, with the hopes of adding a new element of learning to the teaching of science in a demanding learning environment. A lifelong resident of Cortland, New York, Mike enjoys spending time with his family when not busy with his duties at school. An avid fan of the Macintosh platform, Mike also spends a great deal of time reading and working from his iPad and iPhone, where he is reading his way through the entire chronology of Star Wars novels. Mike is also passionate about fishing and enjoys spending time each weekend fishing with his father on the waters of central New York State’s Finger Lakes.

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iRig Mini Demo
Pocket Sized Podcast #24

Download and listen here, and subscribe in iTunes Scott brags about some ineffectual writing he’s done using Storify.com, and later does a mini demo

About Scott Willsey

Scott is a long time Apple enthusiast whose first personally owned computer was the original 128k Macintosh introduced in 1984. He has 35 years of computing experience, working with Apple II, Mac OS X, Windows, and a variety of flavors of Unix and Linux, and (of course!) iOS. Scott can be reached on Twitter at @scottaw and his website is at saw66.com.

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Soulra XL solar powered portable speaker system Review

Soulra XL Eton Corporation $250 U.S. The Eton NSP500B Soulra XL Sound System for iPod and iPhone is a sturdy and innovative stereo speakers boombox

About Sam Negri

Sam Negri is a desert dweller and professional journalist. During a 50 year career based in Tucson, Arizona, USA, he traveled and wrote about every corner of the Desert Southwest. Sam is an active bicyclist, photographer, opera lover, and piano student.

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Corel Painter 12
Review

Painter 12 Company: Corel Price: $429 USD Upgrade $229 In my time at MyMac.com I have had the pleasure of being given the opportunity

About Donny Yankellow

In addition to writing for MyMac.com since the Fall of 2005 he is an art teacher, freelance artist/illustrator, and is a father of one son. Donny is also the author/illustrator of several children's ebooks. Donny's degree is in Visual Communications and he hold certification in K-12 Art Education. His hobbies (besides Mac and Apple stuff) include soccer, animation, and reading anything written by Stephen King.

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Intuit Raises Its Middle Finger to Mac Users

Intuit leaves Mac Quicken users out in the cold.

About Owen Rubin

Owen Rubin was one of the first people to program arcade video games for Atari a long time ago, and designed arcade video games for almost 15 years. He later joined Apple where he worked on both hardware and software projects, and was the key player on the MacLC, bootable CD, several pieces of Mac system software, as well as a contributor to many other CPU projects. He later worked for Pacific Bell to lead the design of services for the first commercial broadband system in the US, and then went on to be the lead researcher of broadband for Paul Allen's Interval Research. Since then, he has been an executive at a number of startups in security and semiconductors, and CTO of Edison Labs, a startup focusing on helping commercial clients write and develop mobile apps. Right now, he is looking for the next great thing (hint hint!)

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