MacVoices #16201: The MacJury’s Holiday Gift Guide #3

The third installment in the MacJury’s holiday gift guide series includes some stocking stuffers, some big ticket items, and, as usual, some unexpected gems. From music to fitness, backups to video production, and how to be popular late at night at tech conferences, the panel of Jean MacDonaldBart Busschots and host Chuck Joiner deliver the picks with wit and wisdom.

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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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Jean MacDonald is the Founder and Executive Director of App Camp For Girls, a program to encourage more girls to pursue software development, as well as an active member of the tech community. Jean also publishes a weekly newsletter, Well-Tempered. A would-be rock ‘n roll star, you can follow all of Jean’s exploits on her Twitter stream.

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.


Jean’s Picks

elago® W2 Stand for Apple Watch Series 1 and 2 

iOgrapher Filmmaking Kit For iPhone 6S Plus & 6 Plus – Telephoto Lens and Wide Angle Lens

iOgrapher Filmmaking Case for iPad Mini 4th Gen

Anker PowerCore 13000 Portable Charger – Compact 13000mAh 2-Port Ultra Portable Phone Charger Power Bank

Jackery Mini Premium 3350mAh Portable Charger – External Battery Pack, Power Bank, & Portable iPhone Charger

Overview: A New Perspective of Earth

Bart’s Picks

Nonda UAB-C to USB 3.0 Mini Adapter

Cat Eye Volt 80

Cat Eye Rechargeable Bike Light

ICY DOCK EZ-Dock MB981U3S-1S 2.5”/3.5” SATA HDD/SSD USB 3.0 & eSATA Docking Station

AfterShokz Trekz Titanium Open Ear Wireless Bone Conduction Headphones

Cocoon GRID-IT! Organizer Case

PortaPow Specialised 21AWG 5ft Charge Only Apple Lightning Cable

Chuck’s Picks

Filmic Pro

Drobo (get 20% off select models with the code MV 20, good through 12/31/16)

Apple Music Gift Card

RadTech ProCable UHD