Mac Power Users 185: Workflows with the Mac Observer’s Dave Hamilton

Dave Hamilton, co-founder of The Mac Observer and co-host of the Mac Geek Gab Podcast stops by to chat with David and Katie about running an online publication, his tricked out podcasting setup, being a musician, Mac maintenance and more.

Thanks to MPU listener Jigar Talati for assistance with the shownotes this week!

Links for this episode:

The Mac Observer

Collected links:

About Dave — Dave Hamilton / Dave The Nerd

Dave Hamilton (DaveHamilton) on Twitter

The Macworld All-Star Band

Mac Geek Gab Podcast – The Mac Observer


Surge protector – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Skype – Free internet calls and online cheap calls to phones and mobiles

Gnutella – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Basecamp is everyone’s favorite project management app.

Slack: Be less busy


Google+ Hangouts

Rogue Amoeba | Audio Hijack Pro: Record Any Audio On Mac OS X

WashingMachine | Clean Up Your Mac With Best Mac Cleaner

Download OnyX for Mac – Maintenance and optimization tool.

MacPaw: The Best Mac Cleaner Software: CleanMyMac 2, CleanMyDrive, Gemini

Cocktail – A perfect mixture for Mac OS X

Adam Curry – Adam Curry –

Daily Source Code – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Dynamic range compression – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Outboard gear – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Noise gate – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Home Recording Weekly: Using Expanders in audio

MPU 049: Mac Maintenance | Mac Power Users

Mac Maintenance Guide at the Mac Attack — MacSparky

Unix – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Welcome to AgileBits

iStat Menus, a Mac app by Bjango

Raging Menace – MenuMeters

Bartender | Mac Menu Bar Item Control

Keyboard Maestro 6.4: Work Faster with Macros for Mac OS X

SaneBox – Email Management for Any Inbox | Welcome


Drobo Data Storage Solutions, Network Attached Storage, Drobo Inc.

Synology – Network Attached Storage (NAS)

Plex – Plex Media Server: Your Media on all of Your Devices –


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