TechFan #128 – Roger Hector – Seriously?!

Tim and David discuss Pacific Rim, the business of hollywood films, feedback about Android, and a special interview with video game pioneer Roger Hector

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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foxLv2 Platinum Bluetooth Speaker – Review

foxLv2 Platinum Bluetooth Speaker Manufacturer: Soundmatters MSRP: $279.00 (Internet price: $229.00) foxLv2 “Big sound from a small Bluetooth speaker!” It’s a claim made by

About Curt Blanchard

I’m a Mac user from the beginning with a background in graphic design, product design, photography. I’m a graduate of the Rhode Island School of Design with a degree in Illustration. I spent much of my professional career designing consumer products in ceramics, glass, and metals by working on-site with European and Asian manufacturers. I am currently an officer at Tucson Macintosh Users Group and a reviewer in the Amazon Vine program.

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Crayola Light Marker – Review

Crayola Light Marker Company: Griffin Technology Price: $29.99   For a while now Griffin and Crayola have been teaming up on iOS accessories from

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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Photoshop Darkroom Creative Digital books – Review

  The Photoshop Darkroom, Creative Digital Post-Processing by Harold and Phyllis Davis Focal Press Price: $39.95 The Photoshop Darkroom 2, Creative Digital Transformations by

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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Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 5 – Review

Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 5 Price: $149 US, upgrade $79 US Company: Adobe Adobe just released the new version of its photo management and editing

About Steve Hammond

Steve is a computer geek, and he has been for many years. He has studied computer science for 15 years, with a college degree in computer science, a backchelor degree in computer with a minor in mathematics, and a Master degree in computer science. In high school he was initiated to computer on an Apple II, then his parents bought him a Commodore 64, then a Mac Plus. But in computer science, DOS and Windows PC were used mostly, so he switched to the dark side for a while. In 2000 he began doing some photography, then discovered iPhoto which make him come back to the Macintosh in 2002. Since, he became a Mac geek again and he sure won't turn back to the PC.

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Blazing a New Trail with the Blazer

STM blazer sleeve Company:  STM.com Price: Available from ebags.com: $40 with Free Shipping Here at MyMac.com you can be sure you’ll get solid information

About Rich Lefko

Rich Lefko has been a Mac enthusiast for many years and is always seeking out the most innovative applications, Apps, gadgets and hardware to tell us about. He uses his Mac expertise for video editing, record-keeping, business needs and in the management of a weather website (RichLefko.com) his true passion in life. A native New Yorker, Rich lives in New Hampshire with his exceptionally beautiful wife and three perfect sons. Rich joined MyMac.com as a writer after winning a contest he heard on the podcast. As a result, Rich no longer enters contests. Rich accepts email at richardlefko@mac.com.

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Apotop Wi-Reader DW09 – Review

Apotop Wi-Reader DW09 Company: Carry Technology Price: $79.99 on newegg.com. Curiously, not available on Carry Technology web site, or anywhere else I could find.

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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In-App Podcasting – TechFan #125

Tim and David discuss more in-app purchasing after feedback from Owen Rubin. Also discussed, Windows Phone 8, Doug Engelbart, and more. Download and listen

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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Magicstick Powerbank 2800 – Review

Magicstick Powerbank 2800 Model number: PS-PR-1A Manufacturer: Powerocks MSRP: $49.95 Magicstick Ever been on a long plane trip and reluctantly felt you had to

About Curt Blanchard

I’m a Mac user from the beginning with a background in graphic design, product design, photography. I’m a graduate of the Rhode Island School of Design with a degree in Illustration. I spent much of my professional career designing consumer products in ceramics, glass, and metals by working on-site with European and Asian manufacturers. I am currently an officer at Tucson Macintosh Users Group and a reviewer in the Amazon Vine program.

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