MacVoices #21128: MacVoices Live! – How Many Apps Do You Really Use On Your iPad? (2)

Our Amazon Prime Day conversation wraps up and then the MacVoices Live! panel of David GinsburgJeff GametFrank PetrieJim ReaWarren SklarJay Miller, and Kelly Guimont discuss finding out how many apps you really use on your iPad. All those pages and pages of apps, but do you really use them? Consumption or productivity? At least one panel member was surprised by the answer. (Part 2) 

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David Ginsburg is the President of the Suburban Chicago Apple Users Group, and is an IT professional supporting Mac, iOS and Windows users. Find and follow him on Twitter as @daveg65. You can also hear him share his knowledge on his podcast, In Touch With iOS.

Jeff Gamet is a technology blogger, podcaster, author, and public speaker. Previously, he was The Mac Observer’s Managing Editor, and the TextExpander Evangelist for Smile. He has presented at Macworld Expo, RSA Conference, several WordCamp events, along with many other conferences. You can find him on several podcasts such as The Mac Show, The Big Show, MacVoices, Mac OS Ken, This Week in iOS, and more. Jeff is easy to find on social media as @jgamet on Twitter and Instagram, and jeffgamet on LinkedIn.

Frank Petrie is an author and contributor to ScreenCastsOnline Magazine. Follow him on Twitter and check out his web site,

Jim Rea has been an independent Mac developer continuously since 1984. He is the founder of ProVUE Development, and the author of Panorama X, ProVUE’s ultra fast RAM based database software for the macOS platform. Follow Jim at and via @provuejim on Twitter.

Warren Sklar helps host the Mac to The Future Group on Facebook, and is the co-host of In Touch With iOS with David Ginsburg.

Jay Miller is a Developer Advocate and Podcaster based in San Diego, Ca. A multipotentialite, Jay enjoys finding unique ways to merge his fascination with productivity, automation, and development to create tools and content to serve the tech community. Hear him on his podcast, The PIT Show, visit his web site at, and follow him on Twitter as @kjaymiller.

Kelly Guimont is a longtime Apple geek, sitting down (on a telephone book) in front of an Apple IIe in 1983. She can still hear the ticking of the ImageWriter. Thanks to the miracle of the adjustable leg desk, she no longer needs the phonebook. Kelly writes for The Mac Observer, is the host of the Daily Observations Podcast, is co-host of The Aftershow, and yet still has more to say which she saves for Twitter and


ZUGU Case for 2021/2020 iPad Pro 11 inch

Protective Case Compatible for Apple AirTag, GPS Tracking Dog Cat Collar Accessory

ZAGG InvisibleShield Glass Plus – Tempered Glass Screen Protector Made For the Apple iPad Pro 11 Inch

Anker Wireless Charger, PowerWave Stand, Qi-Certified

Blink Outdoor – wireless, weather-resistant HD security camera

The Camelizer



Apple Magic Keyboard (for 12.9-inch iPad Pro – 5th Generation)

Logitech Combo Touch iPad Pro 11″

Another person accidentally swallows an AirPod, still works after being ‘retrieved’ – 9to5Mac


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