MacVoices #20277: MacVoices Holiday Gift Guide #5 (1)

Our Holiday Gift Guide #5 features two guests we don’t have on nearly enough due to time zone issues. Patrice Brend’Amour and Rosemary Orchard share their ideas for your holiday gift giving. (1 of 2)


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Show Notes:


Patrice Brend’amour is the creator, advocate and Product Manager of a global healthcare software initiative, which is not only pushing the industry to provide user-centered solutions using the latest advances in UX and technology, but also advancing the sharing of medical information between healthcare providers across the world. He is also an avid podcaster, mainly in the technology space, as well as a maintainer and contributor to a number of open source projects. Everything he does can be linked to from The Patrice, you can follow him on Twitter, and engage with him on the podcast, Foodie Flashback.

Rosemary Orchard
is a nerd, automator, and chocaholic. When she’s not making Shortcuts or podcasting about them, you’ll frequently find her discussing her love of iPads and other Apple technology on RosemaryOrchard.comAutomators, Nested Folders, The Sweet Setup, and ScreenCastsOnline. She is runs WhenWorks to help you schedule appointments more efficiently. Originally from the UK she now calls Vienna, Austria, home…until she returns to the U.K. Follow her on Twitter.


Patrice Brend’Amour’s picks:

Becoming Nicole: The inspiring story of transgender actor-activist Nicole Maines and her extraordinary family

The Moscow Rules

Rosemary Orchard’s picks:

Spoke Roady Pens


Chuck Joiner’s picks:

Mini Video Capture Card, HDMI to USB 2.0 Video Audio Game Capture Converter



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