MacVoices #16200: The MacJury’s Holiday Gift Guide #2

The second holiday gift pick MacJury got together to select some of the best presents to give and to get for the geek in your life. There are many different kinds of geeks…video geeks, travel geeks, even cooking and yoga geeks. This show covers them all, with the panel of Brett TerpstraVictor Cajiao, Ewen Rankin 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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Brett Terpstra is a coder, writer and web developer. He works behind the scenes at blogs including Engadget, Joystiq and The Unofficial Apple Weblog. He also writes for The Unofficial Apple Weblog, and contributes to Macworld. Brett develops Marked for Mac and recently co-authored “60 Mountain Lion Tips” with David Sparks for the iBookstore. He discusses all things “nerd” on his podcast, Systematic. You can find Brett as “ttscoff” on Twitter and, and at his website,  

Ewen Rankin of the British Tech Network. They, “…host broadcasts which are for those who like their Technology, and other subjects, but not taken to seriously. We aim for a fun, free flowing format of shows which will inform, provoke and entertain our many listeners. Its more like ‘Friends at the pub’ than a panel of highly qualified pundits.’ Follow Ewen on Twitter.

Victor Cajiao is a notorious podcaster who is starting a new show with Kelly Guimont in December, 3NerdThings. Follow him on Twitter.   


Brett’s Picks:

MicFlip Reversible Micro USB Cable

Plenty: Vibrant Vegetable Recipes from London’s Ottolenghi

Paprika Recipe Manager for iOS

The Deluxe Food Lover’s Companion

YOGA Accessories Natural Rubber Yoga Mat

The Shuttle – (coupon MACVOICES gets 25% off)

Contour ShuttleXpress Input Device


Victor’s Picks:

purifyou Premium Reusable Mesh Bags, Set of 9, with Soft Pastel Color-Coded Tags, Two Large 12x17in, Five Medium 12x14in, and Two Small 12x8in (Mesh Polyester, Set of 9 Mixed

LUME CUBE Bluetooth External Flash & Video Light for Casual Capture Devices, Black 

Shure MV88 iOS Digital Stereo Condenser Microphone

Shure AMV88-FUR Rycote Windjammer for MV88

SanDisk iXpand Flash Drive, 128GB, for iPhone and iPad

CableJive Lightening Extension Cable (6’)

Sennheiser EW112PG3A Wireless Microphone Kit with extra batteries and SKB iSeries case

Ewen’s Picks:


Tengami soundtrack on SoundCloud

Synology DS216J  2 Bay NAS

WD Red 8TB NAS Hard Disk Drive

QUAD LOCK Bike Mount

QUAD LOCK Universal Adapter

QUAD LOCK Universal Car Mount

QUAD LOCK arm band

QUAD LOCK Wall Mount (Twin Pack)

Sony UWPD16/42 Lavalier Microphone, Bodypack, Plug-On TX and Portable RX Wireless System

Logitech MX Master Wireless Mouse, Large Mouse, Computer Wireless Mouse

Hermitshell Travel Storage EVA Protective Case Carrying Pouch Cover Bag Compact size for Logitech Mouse MX Master



iOgrapher for iPad Pro 9.7″

iOgrapher for iPad Air 1 and 2

iOgrapher – iPhone 6/6S

iOgrapher – iPhone 6+

Padcaster – iPad Air 2

Rode SC7 3.5mm TRS to TRRS Patch Cable

IK Multimedia iRig Mic HD high-definition handheld microphone for iPhone, iPad and Mac 

Rode VMGO Video Mic GO

Rode smartLav+ Lavalier Microphone for iPhone and Smartphones

Soap Box by American Comb