MacVoices #14228: The MacJury’s Holiday Gift Guide #4

The MacJury’s fourth holiday gift guide has a bit of a twist: the panel (except for the host, of course) are from Europe. Does that affect their picks, or are geeks the same the world over? Find out holiday gifts to give or get, from camera gear to batteries, earphones to books and more are suggested by Bart Busschots, GazMaz, Don McAllister  and host Chuck Joiner.

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

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By day  Bart Busschots  is a Linux sysadmin and Perl programmer, and a keen amateur photographer when ever he gets the time. Bart hosts and produces the  Let’s Talk podcast series  – a monthly Apple show that takes a big-picture look at the last month in Apple news, and a monthly photography show focusing on the art and craft of photography. Every second week Bart is the guest for the Chit Chat Across the Pond segment on Allison Sheridan’s  NosillaCast. You can get links to everything Bart gets up including a link to his photography and his  personal blog.

GazMaz regularly appears on the MyMac podcast, a show that has been running since 2004, He co-hosst with Guy Serle and it’s a fun show. He can also be found at  where you’ll find lots of other podcasts that he appears on, as well as some photos and videos. He can be easily connected with on Twitter as @Gazmaz.

Don McAllister  is the host and producer of  ScreenCastsOnline, a weekly video tutorial service, designed to help people get the most out of their Macs, iPads and iPhones. He also is the creator of  ScreenCastsOnline Monthly, an Apple Newsstand magazine, publishes his training videos in the  SCOtutor  series of apps, blogs at  The Mac Screencast Guy, and can be found on  Twitter.



Glif – Adjustable Tripod Mount & Stand For Smartphones

CPR Call Blocker V108 – 1200 Number Capacity

Anker 40W 5-Port Charger

Apple TV

Glif tripod mount and stand for iPhone

Kenu Airframe – Portable Smartphone Car Mount

A Short History of Nearly Everything by Bill Bryson

A Short History Of Nearly Everything  by Bill Bryson (Audio CD)

Audiobook Builder – Splasm Software, Inc.

Logitech C920 Webcam