MacVoices #14234: The Command-Control-Power Crew Discuss Real-World Yosemite and iOS 8 Use

The hosts of  Command-Control-Power,  Joe Saponare,  Sam Valencia  and  Jerry Zigmont, are back to give us a boots-on-the-ground look at Yosemite  and iOS 8. Because they spend their days supporting clients large and small, they have a unique, real-world view of the Mac OS in general, and some of the cool new features of Yosemite in particular. The discussion covers how people use Handoff and Continuity, how they (think they) understand iCloud Drive and backup, the ever-present issues and questions surrounding malware, and more.

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Show Notes:

Chuck Joiner is the producer and host of MacVoices. You can catch up with what he’s doing on Twitter, Facebook, Google+, App.net and LinkedIn.

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Guests:

Joe Saponare  is founder of  PsiMac  and one-third of the Apple consultants podcast,  Command-Control-Power. After operating as a one man show for years, Joe expanded his practice a few years ago, leasing office space and hiring an office manager and another consultant. When talking shop on Command-Control-Power, one of Joe’s favorite topics is  growing your practice. This summer, PsiMac is celebrating ten years in business.

Sam Valencia  has spent the last fourteen years building the Connecticut branch of  The HCS Technology Group. He is also the managing partner of InstructUs Training Centers. As an Apple Certified Trainer, Sam has used those skills to assist customers in not only building their infrastructure, but to explain the process in a clear and concise manner. Having an understanding of the hardware, software and, most importantly, the people involved allows for a more holistic approach to technology

Jerry Zigmont  has been part of the Apple community for over 25 years and has been working as an Apple Consultant, managing his own business,  MacWorks, LLC  for the last 8 years. Serving the entire state of Connecticut, MacWorks, LLC provides services for small to medium sized businesses looking for experienced, reliable technical assistance.  

 

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