MacVoices #13173: Bob “Dr. Mac” LeVitus’ Newest Product Picks and More

Bob “Dr. Mac” LeVitus is back to give us a look inside his office, and some of his favorite things. Bob talks about a new photo sharing service, Bluetooth speaker picks, his (current) favorite iDevice cases, and what he’s using for audio and video editing. Not to mention lots of fun discussion, a new wardrobe addition for Bob, and other things.

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Bob LeVitus, often referred to as “Dr. Mac,” has been considered one of the world’s leading authorities on the Macintosh and Mac OS for nearly twenty years. A prolific author, Bob has sold millions of books worldwide in a dozen languages. His recent titles include: iPad 2 For Dummies, Incredible iPad Apps For Dummies, iPhone 4S For Dummies, and Mac OS X Lion For Dummies. He’s been a tech columnist for the Houston Chronicle since 1996 and writes regularly for The Mac Observer web site. His hobbies include playing guitar with the infamous Macworld All-Star Band, engineering audio recordings (mostly of classic rock songs), and budget video-making. Bob also has a Macintosh computing consultancy that offers expert technical help, training, and pre-purchase advice to Mac users via phone, e-mail, and/or Internet-enabled remote control software. You can fine him on Twitter and Google+.


Flowfazer – grokware

State – Todd Rundgren


BlueAnt CT-BK-USEN-US Connect Voice-Controlled Bluetooth Earpiece – Retail Packaging – Black/Silver

Logitech Harmony Touch Universal Remote with Color Touchscreen – Black (915-000198)

Logic Pro X – Apple

Final Cut Pro – Apple

The Craft of the Cut: The Final Cut Pro X Editor’s Handbook

Take Control of LaunchBar

Ultimate Ears BOOM Wireless Bluetooth Speaker – Black (980-000678)

Grace Digital ECOXGEAR ECOXBT Rugged and Waterproof Wireless Bluetooth Speaker (Black)

Bem HL2022C Bluetooth Mobile Speaker for Smartphones – Retail Packaging – Red

LifeProof Cases