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MacVoices #22240 - Rosemary Orchard Takes Control of Shortcuts (1)

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Release Date: 11/27/2022

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<p>In a catch-up edition of MacVoices Live! recorded in the week after CES, the panel of <strong>Chuck Joiner</strong>, <strong>David Ginsburg</strong>, <strong>Norbert Frassa</strong>, <strong>Guy Serle</strong>, <strong>Jim Rea</strong>, <strong>Jeff Gamet</strong>, <strong>Brittany Smith</strong> and <strong>Mark Fuccio</strong> relate some travel stories and expo impressions. Trends, eye-catching products and more are included in the discussion. (Part 1)</p> <p><a...

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<p><a href="https://ezq.com"><strong>EZQuest</strong></a> was at CES, but we couldn’t make the schedules match, so we caught up with Director of Sales <strong>Les Luzar </strong>to talk about their line of connectivity options, how work-from-home has affected their market, and why GaN has become so important. </p> <p><a href="http://rocketmoney.com/macvoices"><img height="59" alt="RocketMoney" class="aligncenter size-medium wp-image-13112"...

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<p>At <a href="http://ces.tech"><strong>CES</strong></a> in Las Vegas, <strong>Ron Phelan</strong>, Product Lead for <a href="http://yobeinc.com"><strong>Yobe</strong></a>, discusses their technology that separates speech from the noisiest background to produce audio that is clearly understandable. Ron talks about how it can differentiate between speakers with minimal training and some of the use cases this can address. </p> <p><a href="http://kolide.com/macvoices"><img height="112"...

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MacVoices #23072: CES - Ohsnap's New Phone Grip Is Super Thin and MagSafe Transparent show art MacVoices #23072: CES - Ohsnap's New Phone Grip Is Super Thin and MagSafe Transparent

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<p>At <a href="http://ces.tech"><strong>CES</strong></a> in Las Vegas, <a href="http://ohsnap.com"><strong>Ohsnap</strong></a> was back with a new phone grip that can be applied to any cas and is super-thin when not in use. It provides a secure grip when in use, and doesn’t interfere with MagSafe charging. Founder and CEO <strong>Dale Backus</strong> explains how it can be moved from phone to phone easily. </p> <p><a href="http://kolide.com/macvoices"><img height="112" alt="Kolide"...

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MacVoices #23073: CES - Familink's Smart Photo Frame Makes It Simple To Share Photos show art MacVoices #23073: CES - Familink's Smart Photo Frame Makes It Simple To Share Photos

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<p>At <a href="http://ces.tech"><strong>CES</strong></a> in Las Vegas, The focus of the smart photo frame from <a href="http://familink.io"><strong>Familink</strong></a> is simplicity. <strong>Alex Le Goff</strong>, Chief Technology Officer and Co-Founder explained how, using 4G connectivity, a photo taken anywhere can be only seconds away from it appearing in the frame (and did exactly that during the interview). Alex discussed the costs of the subscription and how the initial set-up can be accomplished even by those...

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MacVoices #23071: CES - Power1 Combines AirPod and iPhone Charging in a Removable MagSafe Case show art MacVoices #23071: CES - Power1 Combines AirPod and iPhone Charging in a Removable MagSafe Case

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<p>At <a href="http://ces.tech"><strong>CES</strong></a> in Las Vegas, <a href="http://gopower1.com"><strong>Power1</strong></a> introduced a new product category, combining AirPod, iPhone, and MagSafe charging into a convenient device that can be used with any MagSafe-compatible case or with just the iPhone itself. <strong>John Merenda</strong> shows us the options, and give pre-order information. </p> <p><a href="http://kolide.com/macvoices"><img height="112" alt="Kolide" class="aligncenter...

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<p>At <a href="http://ces.tech"><strong>CES</strong></a> in Las Vegas, <strong>Nevine Ishak</strong> and <strong>Susan Armstrong</strong> of <strong><a href="http://soundskrit.ca">Soundskrit</a> </strong>provided both an explanation and an impressive demonstration of exactly how directional and how effective their new microphone. And is tiny! </p> <p><a href="http://kolide.com/macvoices"><img height="112" alt="Kolide" class="aligncenter wp-image-12736 size-medium"...

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<p>At <a href="http://ces.tech"><strong>CES</strong></a> in Las Vegas, <strong>Laura Ragazzi,</strong> PR & Influencer Marketing Manager for<a href="http://rollingsquare.com"><strong> Rolling Square</strong></a> explains how their products are not only focused on getting the job done, but also on being responsible from a sustainability standpoint. They include a card-sized tracker, a cable that boasts all the modern connections that is also extra durable, and battery pack that is designed to get you out of a dead...

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<p>At <a href="http://ces.tech"><strong>CES</strong></a> in Las Vegas, we received a tour of the newest offerings from <a href="http://makezens.com"><strong>Zens</strong></a> by CEO <strong>Johan Plasmans</strong>. They include a new 4-in-1 charging doc, a modular dock that allows you to pick what additions you want to make, and a compact travel charger for your iPhone and Apple Watch. </p> <p><a href="http://kolide.com/macvoices"><img height="112" alt="Kolide" class="aligncenter...

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<p>At <a href="http://ces.tech"><strong>CES</strong></a> in Las Vegas, <a href="http://matias.ca"><strong>Matias</strong></a> surprised everyone by introducing mice to match their product lines. <strong>Steve McGowan</strong>, Chief Operating Officer and Co-Founder, explains why they introduced this line, and how customer demand influenced the their new keyboards. </p> <p><a href="http://kolide.com/macvoices"><img height="112" alt="Kolide" class="aligncenter wp-image-12736 size-medium"...

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<p><strong>Rosemary Orchard</strong>, the author of <a href="https://www.takecontrolbooks.com/shortcuts/"><strong>Take Control of Shortcuts, Second Edition</strong></a>, brings us up-to-date on one of the most powerful utilities that Apple provides She provides some concrete examples of why you should use Shortcuts, and gives examples of how Shortcuts support in Apple’s Notes has greatly expanded. (Part 1)</p>
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<h3>Show Notes:</h3>
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<p><strong>Rosemary Orchard</strong> is a nerd, automator, and chocaholic. When she’s not making Shortcuts or podcasting about them, you’ll frequently find her discussing her love of iPads and other Apple technology on <strong><a href="http://rosemaryorchard.com/">RosemaryOrchard.com</a></strong>, <strong><a href="https://www.relay.fm/automators">Automators</a></strong>, <a href="https://nestedfolderspodcast.com/"><strong>Nested Folders</strong></a>, <a href="https://thesweetsetup.com/"><strong>The Sweet Setup</strong></a>, and <strong><a href="http://screencastsonline.com">ScreenCastsOnline</a></strong>. She is runs <a href="http://when.works"><strong>WhenWorks</strong></a> to help you schedule appointments more efficiently. Originally from the UK she now calls Vienna, Austria, home…until she returns to the U.K. Follow her on <a href="http://twitter.com/RosemaryOrchard"><strong>Twitter</strong></a>. </p>
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