MacVoices #14218: Bryan Chaffin on the Bitcoin Economy, His Essential Gear and Renting Software

Bryan Chaffin provides an update on the Bitcoin economy – whether it is still a thing, why its use continues to expand, and whether he is continuing his mining operations. Bryan wears lots of hats, personal and professional, so has some very specific productivity needs. What he uses, hardware and software, to get it all done, and why he has made those choices, is covered, along with his thoughts on renting software and more.

This edition of MacVoices is sponsored by Smile, the makers of  TextExpander for Mac  and the brand new  TextExpander 3  for iPhone and iPad. Get more done with fewer keystrokes!

 

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Show Notes:

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Guest:

Bryan Chaffin began using Apple computers in 1983 in a high school BASIC programming class. He started using Macs in 1990 when the Kinko’s guy taught him how to use Aldus PageMaker, finally buying a Power Computing Power 100 in 1995. Bryan is the cofounder of The Mac Observer and currently serves as Afternoon Editor. He has contributed to MacAddict and MacFormat magazines, and coauthored Incredible iPad Apps for Dummies with Bob “Dr. Mac” LeVitus. You can find out more about Bryan at his personal site, GeekTells.

 

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