Recorded 25th November 2018
This week was of course Thanksgiving in the US, so naturally almost all the news was filled with Black Friday/Cyber Monday stuff (and I note that “Black Friday” now starts almost a week before and runs on for up to two weeks after the nominal date). Much more importantly though Mark and I are joined by Karl Madden of the Mac & Forth Show (and a keen Ferrite user) and Canis of Wooji Juice the makers of Ferrite Recording Studio.
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On this week’s show:
- Ferrite Recording Studio and more
- @wooji on Twitter
- Ferrite tutorials on YouTube
- Vector with Rene Ritchie 044: Ferrite Recording Studio with Canis and Jason Snell
- iPad Pros 34: Ferrite Recording Studio 2 with Canis
- Host of the Mac & Forth Show
- @Oceanspeed on Twitter and occasionally puts Essential Apple related stuff on YouTube
- Apple’s new iPad Pro seems to bend pretty easily – The Verge
- Pietro from the Slack sends us a more humourous take on the whole Bendgate II theme YouTube
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