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Maps VS. Maps
Pocket Sized Podcast #93

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Scott, Peter, and special guest Jon Faehl from The Social Converse podcast talk about maps on iOS, both from Apple and from Google. And John Nemo’s World’s Shortest Reviewcast finds you iPad accessories. And he didn’t even need a map to do it!

Links from the show:

New Google Maps for iOS brings vectors, transit, and navigation features
http://appleinsider.com/articles/12/12/13/new-google-maps-for-ios-brings-vectors-transit-and-navigation-features

Google Maps markers and info windows
http://support.google.com/maps/bin/answer.py?hl=en&topic=1687350&answer=144335

TomTom for USA and Canada iOS app
https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/tomtom-u.s.-canada/id326075661?mt=8

Navigon USA iOS app
https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/navigon-usa/id384680007?mt=8

Waze Social GPS traffic and gas iOS app
https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/waze-social-gps-traffic-gas/id323229106?mt=8

iPad for Seniors book
http://www.visualsteps.com/ipad/index.php

The Snugg iPad 4 Case Cover and Flip Stand
http://www.amazon.com/Snugg-iPad-Case-Interior-Automatically/dp/B007BZOGLG/

Soft Touch Flex Holder for iPad 3 with Clamp
http://www.softtouchmfg.com/soft-touch-flex-holder-for-ipad3-w-clamp/

Jon Faehl on App.net
https://alpha.app.net/jonf

The Social Converse podcast in iTunes

https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/social-converse/id583068898

Social Converse on App.net
https://alpha.app.net/social_converse

Social Converse on Twitter
https://twitter.com/social_converse

 

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Little iOS People
Pocket Sized Podcast #83

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Scott’s daughter Olivia joins him to talk about her favorite iOS apps and books. John Nemo casts his voice into the iRig MIC cast. And Scott notes the one year anniversary of the death of Steve Jobs, as well as taking time to provide an iOS 6 Find My Friends tip.

Links from the show:

DragonVale universal iOS app
http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/dragonvale/id440045374?mt=8

Ice Cream Truck universal iOS app
http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/ice-cream-truck/id539453574?mt=8

Rescue Reef universal iOS app
http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/rescue-reef/id530518476?mt=8

Dragon Story universal iOS app
http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/dragon-story/id513474544?mt=8

Cake Doodle universal iOS app
http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/cake-doodle/id377704407?mt=8

Cupcakes! for iPhone and iPod touch
http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/cupcakes!/id347362622?mt=8

Carve-A-Pumpkin from Parents Magazine universal iOS app
http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/carve-pumpkin-from-parents/id394900607?mt=8

Tiny Zoo Friends universal iOS app
http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/tiny-zoo-friends/id456082760?mt=8

Monkey Preschool Lunchbox universal iOS app
http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/monkey-preschool-lunchbox/id328205875?mt=8

Pocket Ants for iPhone and iPod touch
http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/pocket-ants/id416586532?mt=8

Pocket Ants HD for iPad
http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/pocket-ants-hd/id416589680?mt=8

Curious George at the Zoo for iPad
http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/curious-george-at-zoo-for/id513304499?mt=8

Curious George at the Zoo for iPhone and iPod touch
http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/curious-george-at-the-zoo/id517199555?mt=8

Toca Train universal iOS app
http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/toca-train/id521640355?mt=8

The Monster at the End of this Book starring Grover universal iOS app
http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/monster-at-end-this-book…starring/id409467802?mt=8

Little Fox Music Box – Kids Songs universal iOS app
http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/little-fox-music-box-kids/id499541243?mt=8

Looking for a Dinosaur children’s iBook by Donny Yankellow
http://itunes.apple.com/us/book/looking-for-a-dinosaur/id561461806?mt=11

Find My Friends Universal iOS app
http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/find-my-friends/id466122094?mt=8

iRig Mic Cast
http://www.ikmultimedia.com/products/irigmiccast/

Click with Nemo photography podcast with John Nemo
https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/click-nemo-pixiq-photography/id567474226

iCloud 101: Find My Friends app gets iOS 6 update
http://gigaom.com/apple/icloud-101-find-my-friends-app-gets-ios-6-update/

Tweets on Steve Jobs, 10/5/2011 and after
http://watermark.io/collections/manton/stevejobs1955-2011

Apple.com Steve Jobs video (still live as of 10/7/12)
http://www.apple.com

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Blast Your Bubble
Pocket Sized Podcast #82

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Scott starts off with a little more Maps opinion, but steers the show towards fun and relaxation for the rest of the podcast. Peter and Scott confess an addiction to Bubble Blast Rescue, and John Nemo listens with the Quarkie Viper head earphones while resting his arm on the GoSmart RestPad.

Links from the show:

iOS Maps app
http://www.apple.com/ios/maps/

Refined iOS 6 highlighted by stunning Maps overhaul
http://www.macworld.com/article/2010065/review-refined-ios-6-highlighted-by-stunning-maps-overhaul.html

iOS 6 maps vs. iOS 5 maps vs. maps.google.com
http://www.imore.com/ios-6-maps-vs-ios-5-maps-vs-mapsgooglecom-maps-apps-iphone-shootout

Bubble Blast Rescue universal iOS app
http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/bubble-blast-rescue/id536529627?mt=8

Bubble Blast Rescue Free universal iOS app
http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/bubble-blast-rescue-free/id536549933?mt=8

Quarkie Viper head in-ear earphones
http://www.quarkie.com/eng/products/collection-1/1/1/viper-head.html

GoSmart RestPad
http://justgosmart.com/restpad/

Looking for a Dinosaur children’s iBook by Donny Yankellow

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The Amazing iOS 6!
Podcast Sized Podcast #81

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Scott and Peter talk about the amazing iOS 6, including (what else?) the amazing iOS 6 maps! But they talk about much more than just maps. It’s all about iOS 6! Also, John Nemo blinds us with the Joby GorillaTorch, and Sam Negri brings a case against the Extreme Edge iPad Case.

Links from the show:

Apple iOS 6: What’s new
http://www.apple.com/ios/whats-new/

8 subtle changes in iOS 6
http://realmacsoftware.com/blog/8-subtle-changes-in-ios-6

How to make the best use of iOS 6’s Do Not Disturb feature
http://arstechnica.com/apple/2012/09/how-to-make-the-best-of-ios-6s-do-not-disturb-feature/

What can you say to Siri in iOS 6?
http://www.tuaw.com/2012/09/14/what-can-you-say-to-siri-in-ios-6/

The Amazing iOS 6 Maps
http://theamazingios6maps.tumblr.com

How to report a problem with iOS 6 Maps data
http://www.macrumors.com/2012/09/24/how-to-report-a-problem-with-ios-6-maps-data/

Apple says give Maps time, the more you use it, the better it will get
http://thenextweb.com/apple/2012/09/20/apple-maps-major-initiative-the-people-use-it-better-will-get/?awesm=tnw.to_d51h

Apple recruiting ex-Google Maps staff
http://techcrunch.com/2012/09/23/source-apple-aggressively-recruiting-ex-google-maps-staff-to-build-out-ios-maps/

Implementing Smart Banners
http://david-smith.org/blog/2012/09/20/implementing-smart-app-banners/

iOS 6 security side is huge
http://news.softpedia.com/news/iOS-6-Security-Side-Is-Huge-Probably-the-Biggest-Yet-293800.shtml

Passbook: the unfinished app
http://vusavusa.com/2012/09/passbook-the-unfinished-app/

Extreme Edge iPad Case and 10″ Tablet Case
http://g-form.com/products/extreme-edge-10-tablet/

Joby GorillaTorch
http://joby.com/gorillatorch

Looking for a Dinosaur children’s iBook by Donny Yankellow

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O Hai, iPhone 5!
Pocket Sized Podcast #79

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Yay, Apple announced something! It’s even shaped like a tall iPhone! Mark Greentree of Not Another Mac Podcast and I talk about that and all the other Apple announcements from the Sept 12, 2012 Apple Event as only we can.

Also an announcement about a fun children’s book, Looking for a Dinosaur, by Donny Yankellow of MyMac.

Links from the show:

iPhone 5
http://www.apple.com/iphone/

iPod touch
http://www.apple.com/ipod-touch/

iOS 6
http://www.apple.com/ios/whats-new/

iPod nano
http://www.apple.com/ipod-nano/

Apple September 2012 keynote
http://www.apple.com/apple-events/september-2012/

What you need to know about Apple’s new iPhone 5
http://www.wired.com/gadgetlab/2012/09/what-you-need-to-know-about-apples-new-iphone-5/

Highlights from Apple’s iPhone 5 event
http://www.macworld.com/article/1168520/highlights_from_apples_iphone_5_event.html

iOS 6: What you need to know
http://www.macworld.com/article/1167252/ios_6_what_you_need_to_know.html

iPhone 5 highlights Apple product unveilings
http://www.macworld.com/article/1168527/summary_iphone_5_highlights_apple_product_unveilings.html

Not Another Mac Podcast
http://www.markgreentree.com

Not Another Mac Podcast in iTunes
http://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/not-another-mac-podcast/id441318415

Looking for a Dinosaur by Donny Yankellow
http://itunes.apple.com/us/book/looking-for-a-dinosaur/id561461806?mt=11

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iOS 6 Talk
Pocket Sized Podcast #70

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Peter Nikolaidis and I read listener feedback and then entertain thoughts of iOS 6. You may not trust a wooden Nickel, but you can trust Suzé’s review of Wood Camera. And Jason Kube is on the case with a review of his own!

Links from the show:

Apple Podcasts universal app
http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/podcasts/id525463029?mt=8

Wood Camera app for iPhone
http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/wood-camera/id495353236?mt=8

Popsicolor universal app
http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/popsicolor/id534529577?mt=8

Android Users don’t know enough to matter
http://www.thestreet.com/story/11586384/1/android-users-dont-know-enough-to-matter.html

iOS 6
http://www.apple.com/ios/ios6/

iOS 6 Maps
http://www.apple.com/ios/ios6/maps/

Siri in iOS 6
http://www.apple.com/ios/ios6/siri/

Near Field Communication
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Near_field_communication

Griffin Survivor case
http://www.griffintechnology.com/armored

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