April 1, 2022

MacStories Weekly: Issue 314

In this issue: Typewriter, a tip from Federico about rescheduling reminders to a specific day using GoodTask, an interview with Mario Guzman about Music Widget and other projects, Robb Knight’s videogame setup, a MenuBar Stats giveaway, an all-new episode of MacStories Unplugged, plus the usual Links, App Debuts, the latest happenings in the Club MacStories+ Discord community, a recap of MacStories articles, and a preview of upcoming MacStories podcast episodes.

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March 25, 2022

MacStories Weekly: Issue 313

In this issue: In This Issue: Federico shares the latest installment of his Obsidian setup series, featuring On My Mind, a shortcut for capturing ideas in multiple contexts, John shares his studio setup, plus the usual Links, App Debuts, the latest happenings in the Club MacStories+ Discord community, a recap of MacStories articles, and a preview of upcoming MacStories podcast episodes.

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March 24, 2022

The Macintosh Desktop Experience: My Universal Control Setup

Let’s talk about Universal Control. In the aftermath of its release, I saw the inevitable tweets proclaiming that the feature is no more than a parlor trick; a nice demo with no practical use. Granted, not every feature is for everyone, but it goes too far to label Universal Control a neat trick. If you use a Mac and an iPad to get work done, you should give Universal Control a try and judge it for yourself. I’ve been using it every day since the first developer beta of macOS 12.3, and it’s now so deeply embedded in the way I work that not having my iPad available as I work at my desk makes it feel like something is missing. Here’s why.

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Episode 9March 22, 2022

AV Club Town Hall: The Afterparty on TV+

Club MacStories Town Halls are part of the monthly and other special live audio events we hold in the Club MacStories+ Discord community. The show is a recorded and lightly edited version of the Town Halls that we produce, so Club MacStories+ and Club Premier members who can’t attend the event live can listen later. To learn more about Club MacStories+ and Club Premier, visit our Club plans page.

March 18, 2022

MacStories Weekly: Issue 312

In this issue: John considers the risks posed by the new computing baseline set by the M1, Alex covers the latest updates to Calliope, the set of technologies that run Club MacStories, a Club member’s desk setup, plus the usual Links, App Debuts, the latest happenings in the Club MacStories+ Discord community, a recap of MacStories articles, and a preview of upcoming MacStories podcast episodes.

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March 11, 2022

MacStories Weekly: Issue 311

In this issue: An update to Federico’s ShareMenu shortcut, John shares a shortcut for assembling draft tweets in Typefully, Club member Dan Stucke’s desk setup, plus the usual Links, App Debuts, the latest happenings in the Club MacStories+ Discord community, a recap of MacStories articles, and a preview of upcoming MacStories podcast episodes.

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March 4, 2022

MacStories Weekly: Issue 310

In this issue: John recommends Diagrams, a tip that mimics the iPhone and iPad’s scroll-to-top gesture on the Mac, Federico shares a shortcut that batch-converts Timery saved timers into a set of single-action shortcuts, plus the usual Links, App Debuts, the latest happenings in the Club MacStories+ Discord community, a recap of MacStories articles, and a preview of upcoming MacStories podcast episodes.

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February 28, 2022

Monthly Log: February 2022

This month, Federico on how he’s using Dropbox and symbolic links to sync the game emulator Dolphin between Windows and macOS and John on finding the right level of file organization that doesn’t create too much busy work, using a combination of folders, tags and search.

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