MacVoices #22256 – MacVoices Holiday Gift Guide #6 with Kirk McElhearn and Wally Cherwinski

The 2022 MacVoices Holiday Gift Guide features picks from Kirk McElhearn and Wally Cherwinsi, and run from books to iPhone accessories, Mac, iOS and iPad software to AirTags, audio choices to connectivity. And some surprises as well.


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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).

Kirk McElhearn’s Picks:

My Window – David Hockney

Waltr by Softorino

Peak Design Mobile Everyday Case iPhone 14 Pro

Belkin iPhone Mount with MacSafe for Mac notebooks


CalDigit TS4 Thunderbolt 4 Dock – 18 Ports, 98W Charging, 3x Thunderbolt 4 40Gb/s, 5 x USB-A, 3 x USB-C (10Gb/s), 2.5GbE, Single 8K or Dual 6K 60Hz Displays

Wally Cherwinski’s Picks:



Skylum Software

elago Shuffle Case Compatible with Apple AirTags Case

Classic Mac Ice Cube Mold

Custom Portrait by Nitrozac of Joy of Tech

Kirk McElhearn in Joy of Tech:

The Best of The Joy of Tech


Chuck Joiner’s Picks:

Audioengine A5+ Plus Powered Speaker

Anker PowerConf C200 2K Mac Webcam, Webcam for Laptop, Computer Camera, with AI-Noise Canceling Microphones, Stereo Mics, Adjustable Field of View, Low-Light Correction, Built-in Privacy Cover

GRID Deconstructed and Framed iPhones and other gear

Flipper Big Button Remote for Seniors, Elderly – Universal TV


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. Find some of his work on his YouTube channel.

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.


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