GSE403 Healthcare Tech Tips

On episode 403 of Geekiest Show Ever, Elisa and Melissa discuss tips for getting life done with tech from installing smart plugs and running utility apps to managing the healthcare of a loved one. Check out full show notes here https://www.geekiestshowever.com/gse403-healthcare-tech-tips/ Do you have questions about what you heard in this episode? Send us your feedback. Email us: podcast at geekiestshowever dot com. Follow us on Mastodon for additional tips and conversation. We’d like to hear from you, so let us know which tech topics interest you most. Elisa can be found at https://twitter.com/elisapacelli1 and Melissa can be found at https://TheMacMommy.com/ Episode art by Melissa Davis

Mactracker

SuperDuper!

Bartender

1Password

Paramount Plus with Showtime $60/year for first year

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GSE402 Rusty Roadtripper

On episode 402 of Geekiest Show Ever, Elisa and Melissa discuss travel and share technology tips for setting up printers and keeping your money safe from scams. If you’re a Breaking Bad fan, you’ll want to tune in! Check out full show notes here https://www.geekiestshowever.com/gse402-rusty-roadtripper/ Do you have questions about what you heard in this episode? Send us your feedback. Email us: podcast at geekiestshowever dot com. Follow us on Mastodon for additional tips and conversation. We’d like to hear from you, so let us know which tech topics interest you most. Elisa can be found at https://twitter.com/elisapacelli1 and Melissa can be found at https://TheMacMommy.com/ Episode art by Melissa Davis

Try clicking this link to import Melissa’s DIY Breaking Bad Tour into Apple Maps

Apple Maps DIY Tour of Breaking Bad scene locations
Apple Maps DIY Tour of Breaking Bad scene locations

Cadillac Ranch

https://www.visitamarillo.com/listing/cadillac-ranch/625/

https://www.theroute-66.com/cadillac-ranch.html

Travel Blogs with DIY Breaking Bad Tours

A do-it-yourself Breaking Bad tour of Albuquerque

A DIY Tour of “Breaking Bad”

The Breaking Bad Store

Anker Charge Stations That Travel Well

Anker Foldable 3-in-1 Wireless Charging Station with Adapter, 335 Wireless Charger, for iPhone 14/14 Pro/14 Pro Max/14 Plus, AirPods Pro, Apple Watch Series 7 / SE (Watch Charging Cable Not Included)

Anker Foldable 3-in-1 Wireless Charging Station with Adapter, 335 Wireless Charger, for iPhone 14 Series, AirPods Pro, Apple Watch Series 1-6 (Works with Original 1m/3.3ft USB-A Cable, Not Included)

Please remember to NEVER purchase gifts cards from a store because someone on the phone is asking you to for the purposes of paying for something. This is a phishing SCAM.

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GSE401 Prime-a-Donna

On episode 401 of Geekiest Show Ever, Elisa and Melissa review the good deals and products they scored during Amazon’s Prime Day this year. They’ve done the research so you don’t have to! Check out full show notes here https://www.geekiestshowever.com/gse401-prime-a-donna/ Do you have questions about what you heard in this episode? Send us your feedback. Email us: podcast at geekiestshowever dot com. Follow us on Mastodon for additional tips and conversation. We’d like to hear from you, so let us know which tech topics interest you most. Elisa can be found at https://twitter.com/elisapacelli1 and Melissa can be found at https://TheMacMommy.com/ Episode art by Melissa Davis

Our Prime Day Picks

Elisa’s

Energizer LED Rechargeable Plug-in Flashlights (3-Pack), Emergency Lights for Home Power Failure Emergency, Safety Plug-in Power Outage Light

HOOBRO Freestanding Towel-Rack, 3 Tier Blanket Rack for Living Room, Quilt Blanket Ladder Holder, Drying and Display Rack

Sodsay 10 Pack Luggage Tags Suitcases Plastic Travel Bag & Baggage ID Label Tags Travel Essentials

Charger Station for Apple Multiple Devices, 3 in 1 Fast Wireless Charger Stand Dock Foldable for iPhone 14 13 12 11 Pro X XS 8 Plus Apple Watch Series 8 7 6 SE 5 4 3 2 & AirPods 3/2/Pro with Adapter

KIRKLAND SIGNATURE Golf Gloves

Rummikub – The Original Rummy Tile Game by Pressman

Greatest Rock Albums of All Time Puzzle, Album Cover Jigsaw Puzzles, Music Puzzles for Adults 1000 Piece (27.5 x 19.7 in)

Wall Outlet Extender with USB Ports Outlet Splitter Surge Protector USB Wall Charger with 5 Outlet Extender and 3 USB Ports 1 USB C Outlet 3-Sided Power Strip Multi Plug Outlets

Upwords iOS Game

Melissa’s

Lavemi Men’s Real Leather Ratchet Dress Casual Belt, Cut to Exact Fit, Elegant Gift Box

[12pack] Longzon Silicone Stretch Lids 6 Clear Round 6 Blue Rectangle, Magic Lids Reusable Food Covers for Bowls, Cups, Cans, Fit Different Sizes & Shapes of Container, Dishwasher & Freezer Safe

Silicone Stretch Lids, Durable & Eco-Friendly Elastic Lids Reusable Heat Resistant Various Sizes Cover for Bowl (white-6pack)

Marbrasse Retractable Cup Drying Rack, Drinking Glass and Sports Bottle Drainer Stand, Plastic Bag Dryer and Mug Tree with Non-Slip Bottom for Kitchen Countertop

SHOSHIN Hand Cut Highball Glasses Crystal (Set of 4, 17Oz) – Elegant Water Juice Drinking Glasses, Everyday Beverage Glasses, Large Collins Glasses Perfect for Restaurant, Kitchen, Bar

Sivio Weighted Eye Mask for Women & Men, Heatable and Freezable Weighted Eye Pillow with Silica Beads & Adjustable Strap, Soft Breathable Cotton Eye Cover for Sleeping Faster and Better, Grey

Lavezee Wall Mounted Shoe Rack Organizer 8 Pairs Sandals Slippers, Set of 2 Black Metal Shoe Storage Holder for Wall, Entryway, Bathroom

5 Pack Hard PC Case for Apple Watch SE 40mm 2022 Series 6 Series 5 Series 4 with Tempered Glass Screen Protector, Haojavo Ultra-Thin Scratch Resistant Bumper Protective Cover for iWatch Accessories  

2 Pack Case with Tempered Glass Screen Protector for Apple Watch Series 8 Series 7 41mm,JZK Slim Guard Bumper Full Hard PC Protective Cover HD Ultra-Thin Cover for iWatch 41mm Accessories,Black+Clear

Loop Engage Earplugs for Conversation – Low-Level Noise Reduction with Clear Speech – Social Gatherings, Noise Sensitivity & Parenting – 8 Ear Tips in XS/S/M/L – 16 dB & NRR 10 Coverage

Macally Backlit Mac Keyboard Wired – Quiet, Sleek, and Functional – 3 Brightness Levels, 107 Keys – 5ft USB Wired Apple Keyboard – Backlit Wired Keyboard for Mac, iMac, MacBook Pro/Air – Space Gray

Stouchi Continuity Camera Mount for Desktop Monitor, iMac Compatible iPhone Webcam Mount with Mag-Safe for Mac Desktops and Displays

PopSockets Phone Wallet with Expanding Grip, Phone Card Holder, Wireless Charging Compatible, Wallet Compatible with MagSafe – Lavender

JETech Magnetic Case for iPhone 12 Mini 5.4-Inch Compatible with MagSafe Wireless Charging, Shockproof Phone Bumper Cover, Anti-Scratch Clear Back (Clear)

Baseus for Magsafe Car Mount, Magnetic Phone Holder for Car, Magsafe Car Dash Mount Compatible with iPhone 14 13 12 Pro Plus Max Mini, Bendable Memory Titanium Alloy for All Dashboard, Windshield

HAPYTHDA Garbage Disposal Wireless Switch Kit, Remote Control Outlet, No Drilling On Sink Top, Wireless Switch Button Kit for Waste Disposal, 15A/1500W with 4000V Anti-Surge, 500 Feet RF Range

DASLAVA Vanity Mirror with Lights 25″ x 21″ Large Hollywood Vanity Mirror with Lights 17 Bulbs 10X Magnifying Compact Mirror, 3 Colors Modes, Touch Control Mirror with Lights, USB Charging Port

Anker Foldable 3-in-1 Wireless Charging Station with Adapter, 335 Wireless Charger, for iPhone 14/14 Pro/14 Pro Max/14 Plus, AirPods Pro, Apple Watch Series 7 / SE (Watch Charging Cable Not Included)

Anker Foldable 3-in-1 Wireless Charging Station with Adapter, 335 Wireless Charger, for iPhone 14 Series, AirPods Pro, Apple Watch Series 1-6 (Works with Original 1m/3.3ft USB-A Cable, Not Included)

Piosoo 15W Magnetic Wireless Car Charger CD Slot Mount for iPhone 13/13 Pro/13 Pro Max/13 mini/12/12 Pro/12 Pro Max,Powerful Suction Auto-Alignment Mag-Safe Car Mount, Compatible with Mag-Safe Cases

VOCOlinc Homekit Smart Plug Works with Alexa, Apple Home, Google Assistant, WiFi Smart Plug That Work with Alexa, Electrical Timer Outlet Support Siri, No Hub Required, 15A, 2.4GHz, 110~120V (4 pcak)

USB C Charger 20W, Anker 511 Charger (Nano Pro), PIQ 3.0 Durable Compact Fast Charger, Anker Nano Pro for iPhone 14/14 Plus/14 Pro/14 Pro Max, Galaxy, Pixel 4/3, iPad/ iPad mini (Cable Not Included)

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GSE400 Throwing Out The Game of Life

On episode 400 of Geekiest Show Ever, Elisa and Melissa discuss building furniture, smart home tech that irritates their husbands, ways to monitor a home remotely along with glitches that can occur and what to do about them. Check out full show notes here https://www.geekiestshowever.com/gse400-throwing-out-the-game-of-life/ Do you have questions about what you heard in this episode? Send us your feedback. Email us: podcast at geekiestshowever dot com. Follow us on Mastodon for additional tips and conversation. We’d like to hear from you, so let us know which tech topics interest you most. Elisa can be found at https://twitter.com/elisapacelli1 and Melissa can be found at https://TheMacMommy.com/ Episode art by Melissa Davis

What’s on your Prime Day Wish List?

Here is ours:

Sharp CD Player

Magnavox CD Player

Greatest Rock Albums Puzzle

Rummikub game

No bathroom is complete without a framed thousand-piece puzzle of 101 Pooping Puppies!

App Picks

Good Earth Lighting app

BILT app

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GSE399 IoT Oh Darn

On episode 399 of Geekiest Show Ever, Elisa and Melissa discuss the advantages of having a HomePod Mini and smart thermostats. Check out full show notes here https://www.geekiestshowever.com/gse399-iot-oh-darn/ Do you have questions about what you heard in this episode? Send us your feedback. Email us: podcast at geekiestshowever dot com. Follow us on Mastodon for additional tips and conversation. We’d like to hear from you, so let us know which tech topics interest you most. Elisa can be found at https://twitter.com/elisapacelli1 and Melissa can be found at https://TheMacMommy.com/ Episode art by Melissa Davis

 

HomePod Mini Roundup

 

Honeywell Home

Total Connect Comfort app
App Store
Resideo site

 

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Melissa uses PicFindr, a new app from Softorino, to find images for content fast.

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GSE398 Our WWDC23 Reactions

On episode 398 of Geekiest Show Ever, Elisa and Melissa discuss their WWDC23 reactions. Check out full show notes here https://www.geekiestshowever.com/gse398-our-wwdc23-reactions/ Do you have questions about what you heard in this episode? Send us your feedback. Email us: podcast at geekiestshowever dot com. Follow us on Mastodon for additional tips and conversation. We’d like to hear from you, so let us know which tech topics interest you most. Elisa can be found at https://twitter.com/elisapacelli1 and Melissa can be found at https://TheMacMommy.com/ Episode art by Melissa Davis

 

WWDC23 Previews

On June 5, 2023, Apple streamed their annual Worldwide Developers Conference Event for all to see. “WWDC23” focuses a spotlight on the newest features of iOS, iPadOS, macOS, watchOS, and tvOS. We watched the event live and took notes.

MacBook Air

Mac Studio

Mac Pro

iOS 17

iPadOS 17

macOS Sonoma

watchOS 10

Apple Vision Pro

 

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TV show mentioned in this episode:

You can watch Apple Events in the Apple TV app along with other hit shows with a subscription to Apple TV+.

Click the badge to check it out and subscribe:

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GSE397 Face the Music

On episode 397 of Geekiest Show Ever, Elisa and Melissa discuss their WWDC23 Wish List, tips for working with Apple’s Music app and working out with Fitness plus. Check out full show notes here https://www.geekiestshowever.com/gse397-face-the-music/ Do you have questions about what you heard in this episode? Please send us your feedback. You can email us: podcast at geekiestshowever dot com. Follow us on Twitter for additional tips and conversation: https://twitter.com/GeekiestShow. We’d like to hear from you, so let us know which tech topics interest you most. Elisa can be found at https://twitter.com/elisapacelli1 and Melissa can be found at https://TheMacMommy.com/ Episode art by Melissa Davis

WWDC23 Wish List

  • Shared Contacts library similar to Photos Shared Library
  • Mass deletion of duplicates in iOS Music app (for when you’re away from your Mac)
  • Give us a way to prevent Apple Music Match service from matching pre-selected music files

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GSE396 Follow Up

On episode 396 of Geekiest Show Ever, Elisa and Melissa follow up on tech they’ve researched or tried out recently. Listen to find out what they’ve learned. Check out full show notes here https://www.geekiestshowever.com/gse396-follow-up/ Do you have questions about what you heard in this episode? Please send us your feedback. You can email us: podcast at geekiestshowever dot com. Follow us on Twitter for additional tips and conversation: https://twitter.com/GeekiestShow. We’d like to hear from you, so let us know which tech topics interest you most. Elisa can be found at https://twitter.com/elisapacelli1 and Melissa can be found at https://TheMacMommy.com/ Episode art by Melissa Davis

Elisa is still using her HidrateSpark water bottle for tracking. Melissa is using a low-tech method. Let’s see who sticks to their water challenge best.

Melissa has opened up an Apple Savings account now too. So far, so good. You might want to scrutinize the fine print here before diving in.

We are finally on Mastodon with Geekiest Show Ever. We’ll post podcast-related stuff there soon so give us a follow. You can also send us feedback there too. Here is the Mastodon link: https://techhub.social/@GeekiestShowEver

Thank you to listeners Clive and Ged for sending in feedback. We appreciate you!

Melissa uses an app called MultiTimer: Multiple timers to help count glasses of water she needs to drink.

If you want to help make Apple Card and Apple Savings even better than it is now, fill out the feature request form to ask for an editable memo field on transactions so we can all create finance reports. Visit Apple’s Feedback page: https://www.apple.com/feedback/apple-pay.html and select Feature Request from the Feedback Type menu. Select Apple Card from the Product Category menu.

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GSE395 Catching Up

image of Apple Card, Apple Wallet app icon and interface with a Google Nest overlapping

On episode 395 of Geekiest Show Ever, Elisa and Melissa discuss tips for using Apple Wallet and shopping for smart thermostats. Did you know you can use your titanium Apple card as a screwdriver? Check out our full show notes here https://www.geekiestshowever.com/gse395-catching-up/ Do you have questions about what you heard in this episode? Please send us your feedback. You can email us: podcast at geekiestshowever dot com. Follow us on Twitter for additional tips and conversation: https://twitter.com/GeekiestShow. We’d like to hear from you, so let us know which tech topics interest you most. Elisa can be found at https://twitter.com/elisapacelli1 and Melissa can be found at https://TheMacMommy.com/

Using Apple Wallet

Set up Apple Card Family and add a co-owner and participants

Set up and use Savings in Apple Wallet

Requires iOS 16.4.1

Submit feedback request to add memos or notes to Apple Card transactions:

Money by Jumsoft

How do you correct location name pronunciation in Apple Maps?
Send us feedback if you’ve figured out how!

Here is a video about how to pronounce the names of roads in Tucson:

Smart Thermostats

The Privacy Risks of Your Smart Thermostat — by Tove Marks

Nest Thermostat review: Affordable, but less magical — Tom’s Guide

Apple HomeKit users can finally use the Nest Thermostat — but there’s a catch — Tom’s Guide

Connectivity Standards Alliance on Matter

“Matter smart home standard explained: Here’s why Google, Apple and Amazon are backing it” — Tom’s Guide

Considering a Google Nest? Click this link for compatibility.

Check your local electric company’s website to see what incentives they might offer for purchasing a smart thermostat.

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GSE394 Improv Tom

On episode 394 of Geekiest Show Ever, Melissa is joined by Tom Schmidt and they catch up while Elisa is moving into her new home. They discuss settling in from their own recent moves, Tom’s new kitten, fun with improv, macOS Ventura, and Mastodon. Tom shares how he’s used ChatGPT to have some fun with writing. You’ll want to tune in and hear him read his script. Check out our full show notes here https://www.geekiestshowever.com/gse394-improv-tom/ Do you have questions about what you heard in this episode? Please send us your feedback. You can email us: podcast at geekiestshowever dot com. Follow us on Twitter for additional tips and conversation: https://twitter.com/GeekiestShow. We’d like to hear from you, so let us know which tech topics interest you most. Elisa can be found at https://twitter.com/elisapacelli1 and Melissa can be found at https://TheMacMommy.com/ Episode art provided by Tom Schmidt.

Links

Check out Tom on Scenes From A Hat

Scened From A Hat S12E2 – When a mommy pig and a daddy pig are very much in love with each other

Scenes From A Hat S12E3 – Oh I always hate that I have to take the bottom row

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