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  • For Mac Eyes Only – Automate This!

    Nov 25, 2016, 3:00 am By formaceyesonly@gmail.com (Michael Potter)
    On this episode of For Mac Eyes Only: Mike and Eric's Thanksgiving Day "micro-palooza" of listener (and host) questions including how to roll back from Sierra to El Cap and using Automator to solve every day problems in macOS.
  • For Mac Eyes Only – Reaction Time: Apple’s Hello Again Mac Event

    Oct 27, 2016, 11:00 pm By formaceyesonly@gmail.com (Michael Potter)
    On this episode of For Mac Eyes Only: Mike, Eric, & Gary provide their first-hand reactions* to Apple's announcements during Apple's "Hello Again" Mac Event featuring the redesigned MacBook Pro with Touch Bar and Touch ID, an overhaul to Final Cut Pro, Apple…
  • For Mac Eyes Only – A Compromising Position: Part Two

    Oct 10, 2016, 5:00 pm By formaceyesonly@gmail.com (Michael Potter)
    On this episode of For Mac Eyes Only: Mike and Eric share a few more cool new things in macOS Sierra, Nick's Photos feedback highlights the good and bad of Apple's photo tool, Lisa's solar AirPod mock-up, mea culpas from Mike, and Mike shares the…
  • For Mac Eyes Only – A Compromising Position: Part One

    Sep 26, 2016, 5:00 pm By formaceyesonly@gmail.com (Michael Potter)
    On this episode of For Mac Eyes Only: Mike and Eric discuss their early experiences with macOS Sierra including app compatibility issues, favorite new features, Photos and iTunes, and the importance of back ups when upgrading!
  • For Mac Eyes Only – Reaction Time: Apple’s September iOS Event

    Sep 8, 2016, 4:30 am By formaceyesonly@gmail.com (Michael Potter)
    On this episode of For Mac Eyes Only: Mike, Eric, Dave and Melissa provide their first-hand reactions* to Apple’s announcements during Apple’s “See You on the 7th” September iOS Event including the new iPhone 7, the Apple Watch Series 2, an updated…
  • For Mac Eyes Only – Of Olympic Proportions

    Aug 10, 2016, 2:00 am By formaceyesonly@gmail.com (Michael Potter)
    On this episode of For Mac Eyes Only: Mike is joined by Eric and Brian to discuss portable Mac needs, Microsoft dredging up old battles, macOS Sierra and the dangers of running beta apps, and when app developers make right with crossgrades.
  • For Mac Eyes Only – In the Aftermath of Macstock

    Jul 25, 2016, 2:00 am By formaceyesonly@gmail.com (Michael Potter)
    On this episode of For Mac Eyes Only: Mike is joined by Gary in this "FMEO Classic" lineup to discuss the "not being there perspective" of Macstock 2016, important security patches in OS X 10.11.6 and iOS 9.3.3, what the discovery of Eleanor malware means to…
  • For Mac Eyes Only – And the Mice Will Play

    Jul 12, 2016, 2:00 am By formaceyesonly@gmail.com (Michael Potter)
    On this episode of For Mac Eyes Only: With Mike busy prepping for Macstock Weekend, Dave and Melissa take over hosting duties and discuss Melissa's cable Internet woes, alternative routers to Apple's AirPort lineup, the value of Apple User Groups, podcasting…
  • For Mac Eyes Only – Reaction Time: Apple’s WWDC 2016 Keynote

    Jun 13, 2016, 11:00 pm By formaceyesonly@gmail.com (Michael Potter)
    On this episode of For Mac Eyes Only: Mike, Dave and Melissa provide their first-hand reactions to Apple’s announcements during the 2016 WWDC Developer Conference keynote including updates to watchOS, expanded channels and remote for tvOS, the Mac’s…
  • For Mac Eyes Only – Future Mac

    Jun 7, 2016, 2:00 am By formaceyesonly@gmail.com (Michael Potter)
    Season 10, Episode 14 (#338) On this episode of For Mac Eyes Only: Mike and Dave discuss rumors leading up to WWDC 2016, Backup and WiFi tips, Are unmounted drives safe?, Xfinity without the phone, New life for old Mac Pros. EDITORIAL LINKS > Apple’s…
  • For Mac Eyes Only – Gimme Back My Mac!

    May 17, 2016, 2:00 am By formaceyesonly@gmail.com (Michael Potter)
    On this episode of For Mac Eyes Only: Mike, Dave, and Brian discuss resurgent ransomware concerns, the Apple Music file deletion problem, two cool new alternate keyboards for iOS, rotating video in iMovie, and troubleshooting Brian's home AirPort network.
  • For Mac Eyes Only – Simplicity in Diversity

    Apr 26, 2016, 2:00 am By formaceyesonly@gmail.com (Michael Potter)
    On this episode of For Mac Eyes Only: Mike shares his thoughts on the updated MacBook and the press its been getting. Eric reviews the Transcend JetDrive Lite and kicks off an impromptu Photos rant. Plus: Mike and Eric discuss macOS 11 and the future of the…
  • For Mac Eyes Only – Mobile Malfunctions

    Apr 6, 2016, 2:00 am By formaceyesonly@gmail.com (Michael Potter)
    On this episode of For Mac Eyes Only: Mike is joined by Dave who gives some tips and tricks to help keep iOS running smoothly when your mobile device malfunctions. Plus: Celebrating Apple's 40th birthday with a new iPad Pro and a freshly converted Windows…
  • For Mac Eyes Only – Reaction Time: Apple’s Let Us Loop You In Event

    Mar 21, 2016, 10:00 pm By formaceyesonly@gmail.com (Michael Potter)
    On this episode of For Mac Eyes Only: Mike is joined by Gary and Dave to provide first-hand reactions to Apple's announcements during the "Let Us Loop You In" event where Apple ... loops us in on what's new with the Apple Watch, the Apple TV, the new 4" iPhone…
  • For Mac Eyes Only – Taming Mac Emergencies

    Mar 15, 2016, 5:00 pm By formaceyesonly@gmail.com (Michael Potter)
    On this episode of For Mac Eyes Only: Mike's presentation to the Suburban Chicago Apple User Group on Mac Emergencies*. In this talk, Mike discusses things that can go wrong with a Mac that can be easily solved by the user. This talk was given on March 12,…
  • For Mac Eyes Only – The Fallacies of Mac

    Feb 16, 2016, 3:00 am By formaceyesonly@gmail.com (Michael Potter)
    On this episode of For Mac Eyes Only: Mike is joined by Dave to discuss seven "fallacies" of Mac: misunderstandings of what the Mac can do or, more importantly, misconceptions about the platform that only we, those who’ve found the Joy of Mac, can squash!…
  • For Mac Eyes Only – The Joy of Mac

    Wed 3:00am By formaceyesonly@gmail.com (Michael Potter)
    On this episode of For Mac Eyes Only: Mike and Eric discuss something no other computing platform can boast of: The Joy of Mac. Mike shares how Macstock came about and gives a sneak peak of Macstock 2016!
  • For Mac Eyes Only – Pro v. Pro: Difficult but not Impossible!

    Jan 1, 2016, 11:00 pm By formaceyesonly@gmail.com (Michael Potter)
    On this episode of For Mac Eyes Only: Mike is joined by Gary and Eric to end 2015 with a final debate on Pro v. Pro. Mike delves deeper into his inner geek and why he just can’t get all that worked up over portable products, and Eric goes “retro” with Cathode!
  • For Mac Eyes Only – The Pro Predicament (aka The iPad Mammoth)

    Dec 15, 2015, 12:00 am By formaceyesonly@gmail.com (Michael Potter)
    On this episode of For Mac Eyes Only: The Madness Continues! Mike rolls on with a new editorial and then is joined by Brian to continue our exploration of the iPad Pro and its place alongside Apple’s other Pro devices including the MacBook Pro and the Mac…
  • For Mac Eyes Only – A Design Decision

    Nov 24, 2015, 3:00 am By formaceyesonly@gmail.com (Michael Potter)
    On this episode of For Mac Eyes Only: Mike brings back the opening editorial! Eric and Bob join Mike to discuss what it means to be a “Pro” app, design over function in app design, and debate ex-Apple designer’s contention that Apple is “destroying design”.
  • For Mac Eyes Only – A ListenerPalooza of One

    Oct 31, 2015, 2:00 am By formaceyesonly@gmail.com (Michael Potter)
    On this episode of For Mac Eyes Only: Mike is joined by Eric to discuss why Eric dumped iMessage for Telegram, they debate the merits of Apple’s latest “Magic” hardware, and share ways to selectively migrate apps and files to a new Mac without using…
  • For Mac Eyes Only – Reaching the Pinnacle of El Cap

    Oct 13, 2015, 2:00 am By formaceyesonly@gmail.com (Michael Potter)
    On this episode of For Mac Eyes Only: Mike is joined by Eric and Dave to take a look at some of El Cap’s hallmark features for folks who haven’t yet taken the plunge with the latest edition of OS X as well as dig a little deeper into the features that we…
  • For Mac Eyes Only – Reaction Time: Apple’s Hey Siri Event

    Sep 10, 2015, 2:00 am By formaceyesonly@gmail.com (Michael Potter)
    On this episode of For Mac Eyes Only: Mike is joined by Gary and Dave to provide first-hand reactions* to Apple's announcements during the "Hey Siri, Give Us a Hint" event where Apple gives a quick recap of the Apple Watch and watchOS 2, announces the iPad…
  • For Mac Eyes Only – The All-Star Music Review

    Aug 18, 2015, 2:00 am By formaceyesonly@gmail.com (Michael Potter)
    On this episode of For Mac Eyes Only: Mike is joined by Barry, Brian, Dave, and Chuck to debate the merits of Apple Music and its services, explore where Apple’s competition might give it a run for the money, and discuss how the "idiosyncratic way" we listen…
  • FMEO After Show – No Affinity for Adobe

    Aug 10, 2015, 8:00 pm By formaceyesonly@gmail.com (Michael Potter)
    After Show Episode #5 In this lightly edited supplement to Episode 323, Eric and I discuss the new Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator replacements: Affinty Designer and Affinity Photo, the value of subscription software, why Mike is done with Adobe, and…