Intego Mac Podcast, Episode 53: Security Deep Dive: Digital Certificates

We take a close look at how digital certificates work, and how they don’t. We also discuss the latest Facebook data breach, Apple’s new data download feature, and more.

Check out the latest episode of The Intego Mac Podcast, which I co-host with Josh Long. We talk about Macs and iOS devices, and how to keep them secure.

The PhotoActive Episode #21 – HDR (High Dynamic Range) Photography

Photoactive 400“HDR” used to bring to mind surreal landscapes with garish colors and very few shadows. Fortunately, high-dynamic range photography has matured beyond those early days, and is a useful technique for getting more detail out of any scene. The latest iPhone and other smartphone cameras use HDR liberally to create good shots in all types of situations. We talk about making HDR photos using traditional cameras and techniques and also the new iPhone’s computational methods.

Listen to PhotoActive, Episode #21 – HDR (High Dynamic Range) Photography.

Find out more, and subscribe to the podcast, at the PhotoActive website. You can follow The Next Track on Twitter at @PhotoActiveCast to keep up to date with new episodes, and join our Facebook group to chat with other listeners and participate in photo challenges and more.

The Next Track, Episode #127 – The Changing Economics of the Music Recording Industry

The Next Track Blue Flat Button2 400pxWe all know that the recorded music industry has gone through many changes in recent decades, but it can be interesting to take a long view of the various ways that music has been sold.

Listen to The Next Track: 127 – The Changing Economics of the Music Recording Industry.

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The PhotoActive Episode #20 – The Blur-That-Shall-Not-Be-Named

Photoactive 400The recent release of iPhones that improve Portrait mode spurred us to talk about bok… Kirk can’t say the word. That’s okay, because neither can Apple VP Phil Schiller (correctly, anyway). Yes, we’re discussing background blur and shallow depth of field, how to get the effect with traditional cameras and lenses as well as the faux version in some smartphones, and why you’d want to in the first place.

Listen to PhotoActive, Episode #20 – The Blur-That-Shall-Not-Be-Named.

Find out more, and subscribe to the podcast, at the PhotoActive website. You can follow The Next Track on Twitter at @PhotoActiveCast to keep up to date with new episodes, and join our Facebook group to chat with other listeners and participate in photo challenges and more.

Intego Mac Podcast, Episode 52: Was the Big Hack Really Big? And We Celebrate Our One-Year Anniversary

Was it really a big hack? Bloomberg claims that a Chinese hardware hack affected Apple, Amazon, and others, but the companies deny this accusation. And we look back on the first year of the podcast.

Check out the latest episode of The Intego Mac Podcast, which I co-host with Josh Long. We talk about Macs and iOS devices, and how to keep them secure.

The Next Track, Episode #126 – Background Music and Muzak

The Next Track Blue Flat Button2 400pxSometimes, you hear music where you least expect it, and where you don’t choose to hear it.

Listen to The Next Track: Episode #126 – Background Music and Muzak.

Find out more, and subscribe to the podcast, at The Next Track website. You can follow The Next Track on Twitter at @NextTrackCast, to keep up to date with new episodes, and new articles from the website.