251: DEVONthink

David and Katie are joined by Gabe Weatherhead (aka MacDrifter) to take a deep dive in to DEVONthink, a powerful document and knowledge management app for the Mac.

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250: MPU Live: We’re Just Getting Started…

Katie and David are celebrating 250 episodes. This week we’re joined by Brett Bruney to discuss scanning on the go, we follow-up on LaTex, RSS and cord-cutting. We also address listener questions about splitting iTunes accounts, merging contacts, scheduling time to complete tasks and share listener tips about automating a home webcam, using Keyboard maestro, and sending automating reading RSS feeds.

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249: Tech and the Family

Katie and David are joined by Dan Moren, co-author of The Connected Apple Family to discuss making all your technology work in the family.

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248: Revisting Cutting the Cord

It’s been more than three years since Katie ditched her pay TV service. This week Katie and David are joined by Bradley Chambers to discuss life as a “cord cutter”, advantages and disadvantages, entertainment devices and services and the future.

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247: The Onslaught Revisited

David and Katie revisit the current state of RSS and Read it Later services

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Mac Power Users 143: RSS and Replacing Google Reader | Mac Power Users

David and Katie talk about the impending shutdown of Google Reader and their solutions for RSS

Mac Power Users 149: Reading It Later | Mac Power Users

Instapaper

Instapaper App Store Link

Pocket

Pocket App Store Link

RSS – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

RSS (Rich Site Summary)

NetNewsWire – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

NetNewsWire is a news aggregator for Mac OS X and iOS, and was one of the first desktop RSS readers on any platform.

NetNewsWire

Feed Wrangler

Feed Wrangler App Store Link

feedly

feedly App Store Link

Readability – A Free Web & Mobile App for Reading Comfortably

Readability App Store Link

Put the internet to work for you. – IFTTT

IFTTT App Store Link

NewsBlur

NewsBlur App Store Link

Add a page to your Reading List and come back to it later – Apple Support

Nuzzel – News From Your Friends

Nuzzel App Store Link

Cover Stories on Flipboard

Flipboard App Store Link

Six Colors: Apple, technology, and other stuff from Jason Snell and Friends

Unread – An RSS Reader

Unread App Store Link

When it comes to iOS productivity, delight can trump efficiency | Macworld

Reeder for Mac

Reeder Mac App Store Link

Mr. Reader – RSS News Reader for your iPad

Mr. Reader App Store Link

Slow Feeds | Zozi Apps

Slow Feeds App Store Link

Marco.org

I’m Marco Arment: a programmer, writer, podcaster, geek, and coffee enthusiast.

The workspace for your life’s work | Evernote

Pinboard

Reading List — KatieFloyd.me

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