iTWIOS Episode 0010 – Live at Macstock 2017

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We are live at Macstock 2017 David and Melissa talk about the conference and all the great people attending including all our friends and fellow Podcasters.

David received some great feedback on his presentation about Efficiencies iOS Kirschen Seah  wrote up some amazing sketch notes from the conference.

Here is David’s Presentation:  CLICK HERE

Here is Melissa’s:  CLICK HERE

All the notes and some photos from the conference are HERE

This was the schedule. https://macstockconferenceandexpo.com/schedule/

We talked about the different presentations including ours as well as a review of Barry Fulk’s Mac Mingle where we had all the speakers and attendees hang out drinking, eating, and listened to a great live band. The band even covered some off the wall songs like a Brady Bunch song and King Tut.

ITWIOS 009 Podcasts and iOS

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We talk about how you can podcast using your iPad or iPhone, Amazon Prime day and is prime worth it and more on this latest episode of iOS

Amazon Prime – Is it worth is and do you know about Prime Day on July 11. They have some great apps to use for iOS.
https://appadvice.com/post/amazon-prime-members-enjoy-many-free-benefits-with-these-apps/701147
Irig Duo pro

https://www.amazon.com/IK-Multimedia-channel-professional-interface/dp/B0148JMEEI

ATR2100 mic

https://www.amazon.com/Audio-Technica-ATR2100-USB-Cardioid-Dynamic-Microphone/dp/B004QJOZS4/ref=sr_1_1?s=prime-day&ie=UTF8&qid=1499822904&sr=8-1&keywords=atr+2100

Apps discussed

Hopper for Travel
https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/hopper-predict-watch-book-flights/id904052407?mt=8
Spreaker
https://www.spreaker.com/
Boss Jock
http://bossjockstudio.com/
Twisted Wave
https://twistedwave.com/ios.html
News:
Jawbone going out of business
https://www.theverge.com/2017/7/6/15931080/jawbone-going-out-of-business-report
Qualcomm Suing Apple.
https://www.theverge.com/2017/7/6/15930928/qualcomm-requests-iphone-import-ban

Join us at Macstock 2017! This is the third annual Macstock where Dave and Melissa will both be giving presentations as well as our special guest host Guy Serle.
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ITWIOS 008 So Many Acronyms

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We talk about Tech support scams, VPN do you need it on your iPhone, Dave’s view on iOS 11 beta, Problem apps being removed by Apple and more on our latest episode of InTouchWithiOS.

So many acronyms, so little time yet we manage to discuss many in one episode. First there was WWDC then news from the FTC followed by a PSA about VPN on your iOS and don’t forget about 2FA! Use coupon code: intouchwithios for $30.00 OFF your Macstock2017 ticket. Hurry and get your tickets as this coupon expires June 30th!

Thanks to Barry Fulk for joining Dave on Ep 007 of In Touch with iOS https://twitter.com/fulkb

Tech Support Scams are finally acknowledged in a handy article by The FTC

“Tech Support Scams” via FTC Consumer Information

Look into Call Protect from AT&T https://www.att.com/offers/call-protect.html

“Chicago’s New Apple Store Looks Like a Giant Laptop” by David Matthews of DNA Info

We briefly review some more thoughts on WWDC.

  • Dave already has iOS 11 beta installed on his iPhone SE to play and can’t wait to tell us about customizing Control Center plus a new built-in video screen capturing feature! Beta 2 was released.
  • another cool new features is activity sharing in Messages has been updated to show the actual achievement accomplished when a friend cheers you on using Apple Watch
  • “What’s new in iOS 11 beta 2? Hands-on with 25+ features and changes [Video]” via 9 to 5 Mac

VPN PSA
“How to choose the best VPN service for iPhone and iPad” via 9 to 5 Mac

A VPN can stop internet companies from selling your data — but it’s not a magic bullet” via The Verge

How to Make $80,000 Per Month on the Apple App Store” via Medium

Apple Removing Hundreds of Thousands of ‘Problematic’ Apps From the App Store via The Mac Observer

Links to Betty White’s 2 Factor Authentication video series (These were taken down by youtube)

• Melissa shares some traveling tips for getting the most out of your iOS devices while on the road with family.

Anker battery packs are good. http://a.co/2TIUcZG

Planet of the Apps — requires an Apple Music subscription to watch https://itunes.apple.com/us/show/planet-of-the-apps/id1235839922

Breaker https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/breaker/id1215095006?mt=8

iMazing Mini Free iPhone & iPad backup without iTunes https://imazing.com/mini

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ITWIOS 007 WWDC Extravaganza

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This week David is joined by a very special guest co-host Barry Fulk. We talk about all things WWDC, well at least all things iOS.  Don’t forget Macstock 2017 join us using the coupon code intouchwithios for $30 off. http://macstock2017.com

Here is a short list of all things discussed.

  • iOS 11
  • The New iPad Pro 10.5″
  • watch OS 4
  • tvOS 11
  • New Home Pod

iOS 11
Apple official iOS 11 preview page
https://www.apple.com/ios/ios-11-preview/

iOS 11 will run on:
* The iPhone 5S, 6, 6 Plus, 6S, 6S Plus, SE, 7, and 7 Plus.
* The iPad Air and Air 2; the iPad Mini 2, 3, and 4; the fifth-generation iPad; and all iPad Pros.
* The sixth-generation iPod Touch.
No more 32-bit apps

Files App – Looks like macOS finder. Looks like its more supported by iPad
https://www.macrumors.com/2017/06/05/apple-new-ios-11-files-app-for-ipad/

iMore Full review
https://www.imore.com/ios-11

 

New iPad Pro 10.5”

So many exciting upgrades to the iPad Pro!
https://www.apple.com/ipad-pro/

 

watchOS 4

Full reviews below.

https://www.imore.com/watchos-4

https://www.apple.com/watchos-preview/

tvOS 11

Amazon Prime will now be available on Apple TV later this year. Not much else was discussed during the conference.

HomePod

https://www.apple.com/homepod/

HomePod is a powerful speaker that sounds amazing, adapts to wherever it’s playing, and together with Apple Music, gives you effortless access to one of the world’s largest music catalogs. All controlled through natural voice interaction with Siri.1 It takes the listening experience to a whole new level. And that’s just the beginning.

 Join us at Macstock 2017! This is the third annual Macstock where Dave and Melissa will both be giving presentations. Don’t miss it! Use Coupon Code: intouchwithios for $30.00 OFF your ticket.

 

You can reach David on twitter @daveg65 and Barry Fulk @fulkb

 

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