MacVoices #21228: MacVoices Holiday Gift Guide #4 (1)

Our fourth holiday gift guide features picks from Peter CohenJim Rea, and Wally Cherwinski, as well as a special appearance by Ken Ray. The gifts range from practical to fun, gaming to video and photography. (Part 1)


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Show Notes:


Wally Cherwinski is a Videographer based in Ottawa, Canada. Originally trained as a scientist, he spent a portion of his career in research and teaching at the University of Cambridge, England while doubling as a freelance photographer and writer. Later, he joined Canada’s National Research Council and spent many years managing communications for the Canadian Space Program.

Peter Cohen is the Technology Editor at RCRWireless. You can find his Twitter account at @flargh and read more of his ruminations on tech and other stuff at his personal web site,

Since May of 2005, Ken Ray has eaten, slept, and breathed Apple news and news related to Apple news in order to produce a daily Apple news show. and he does just that with Mac OS Ken, with content that  includes most stories directly related to Apple, many stories indirectly related to Apple that stand a chance of affecting Apple’s business or its users, and tangentially related stories that are funny. A slightly skewed, sometimes cynical, obsessive look at Apple news, five-days-a-week. Ken also produces The Checklist by SecureMac, a security-oriented podcast, and his newest show is In A Few Minutes. There are various ways you can contact him.

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.


Gift Guide Links: MacVoices Holiday Gift Guide (all picks) on the MacVoices Web site

MacVoices Holiday Gift Guide (all picks) on Flipboard (Also available in the Flipboard app)


Peter Cohen’s Picks:

The Secret History of Mac Gaming (Expanded Edition)  – Publisher’s link  U.S. Amazon link

Xbox Game Pass

Ken Ray’s Pick:

Grid Framed Apple Devices

Jim Rea’s Picks:

The iOS App Icon Book

Apple Design by by Friedrich von Borries, Ina Grätz

Tefeca Elastic Loop Apple Watch Band

Wally Cherwinski’s Picks:

Grid Framed Apple Devices


Chuck Joiner’s Picks:

OfficemateOIC Blue Glacier Standard Sorter, 7 Compartments, Transparent Blue (as a storage space for portable hard drives)

UTEBIT Heavy Duty Tripod Camera Mount Clip Clamp with 360 Degree Swivel Mini Ballhead



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