MacVoices #22245: MacVoices Holiday Gift Guide #5 w/ Rosemary Orchard, Peter Cohen, David Ginsburg (1)

The holiday spirit rolls on with MacVoices Holiday Gift Guide #5, featuring Rosemary OrchardPeter Cohen, and David Ginsburg. The picks range from the expensive to the affordable, health to tech, comfort to power tools. (Yes, power tools.) (Part 1) 


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Show Notes:


MacVoices 2022 Holiday Gift Guide – Master List on MacVoices site

MacVoices 2022 Holiday Gift Guide on Flipboard (available on the web but best viewed in the Flipboard app on Mac or the iOS/iPadOS Flipboard app).

Rosemary Orchard’s Picks:

EOOUT 25pcs Mesh Zipper Pouch, Waterproof Zipper Pouch, 8 Sizes Organizer Bags

HidrateSpark PRO Smart Water Bottle Stainless Steel – Tracks Water Intake & Glows to Remind You to Stay Hydrated , Straw Lid

Peter Cohen’s Picks:

Handerpants by Archie McPhee

EGO Power+ CS1600 16-Inch 56V Lithium-ion Cordless Chainsaw

David Ginsburg’s Picks:

Spruce Charger – Fast Charge 140W Desktop Charger, 3 USB-C, 1 USB-A 1 Dual Coil Wireless Pad, Safe Charge, Smart Charge, for Laptop, Tablet, Smartphone, Smartwatch, Handheld Gaming, More

Apple AirPods Pro (2nd Generation) Wireless Earbuds

Chuck Joiner’s Picks:

OWC ThunderBay 8 RAID 5 Edition 8-Bay External Drive w/Dual Thunderbolt 3 Ports

Affinity V2 Universal License (Affinity Photo, Affinity Designer, Affinity Publisher (Mac, iPadOS, Windows)



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.comAutomatorsNested FoldersThe 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

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,

David Ginsburg is the host of the weekly podcast In Touch With iOS where he discusses all things iOS, iPhone, iPad, Apple TV, Apple Watch, and related technologies. He is an IT professional supporting Mac, iOS and Windows users. Visit his YouTube channel at and find and follow him on Twitter @daveg65.


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