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Mar 2, 2020

 

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Tania joins the pod to talk about solving problems and /jamf, a Slack app to simplify Mac lookups and troubleshooting.

 

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The Mac Admins Podcast has launched a Patreon Campaign! Our named patrons this month include Randy Wong, Weldon Dodd, Jonathan Spiva, Justin Holt, Chad Swarthout, William Smith, Stephen Weinstein, Jason Dettbarn, Seb Nash, Will O’Neal, Joe Sfarra and the team at Command Control Power. Thanks everyone!

 

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Conference Sites

 

Event Name Location Dates
MacADUK 2020 The London Film Museum 24-25 March 2020
Japan International Schools Technology Group 2020 Christian Academy in Japan 2-3 April 2020
ACEs Conference ROAM Meeting Space 18-20 May 2020
MacDevOpsYVR 2020 SFU Harbour Centre Vancouver, Canada 10-12 June 2020
Mac Admins Conference Penn Stater Conference Center, State College, PA 21-24 July 2020
MacSysAdmin 2020 Gothenburg, Sweden 6-9 October 2020
JNUC 2020 Hilton San Diego Bayfront 29 September - 1 October 2020

 

Upcoming Meetups

 

Event Name Location Dates
San Diego Mac Admins UC San Diego Health, 9560 Towne Centre Drive, San Diego, CA. 92121 12 March 2020, 6:00 p.m. PT
Univ of Utah MacAdmins Univ of Utah, Marriott Library, 1705a Classroom 18 March 2020, 11:00 a.m. MT
MacDMV Spinner's Pinball, Frederick MD 22 March 2020, 1:00 p.m. ET
Houston Apple Admins FlightAware 24 March 2020, 05:30 p.m. CT

 

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Dec 31, 2016

 

MacAdmins.org Podcast, Episode 19: The Year in Review

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SYNOPSIS

The team talks about the year that was in 2016, from the Apple/FBI dustup, through to a review of conferences that happened, to the release of the iPhone 7/7 Plus and the MacBook Pro with TouchBar. We give our rants and raves of the whole year in this video/audio podcast.

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Apple/FBI Dispute

m(DM)acOS

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Dec 8, 2016

MacAdmins.org Podcast, Episode 16: Autopkg and Creative Cloud with Tim Sutton

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  • Tim Sutton, Systems Administrator, Concordia University and Author, aamporter [@tvsutton

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SYNOPSIS

A talk with Tim Sutton on Adobe Creative Cloud packaging, including some discussion of new packaging techniques focused around Creative Cloud Packager and Autopkg. After that, we break into the new MacBook Pro with TouchBar, that both Emily and Pepijn are using as their daily drivers.

LINKS & NOTES

Import antigravity
CCP Recipes for Autopkg Test Repo (Use at your own risk, no warranty, if you break it you own both pieces)
Adobe Installation and Licensing blog
CCP CLI automation support:

TouchBar Macs, Imaging & Control:
Managing the TouchBar Strip
New Activation for TouchBar Macs
Offline Activation Methods for TouchBar Macs

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Oct 11, 2016

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Sep 8, 2016

Listen to our Apple keynote recap recorded live. Since it's live, please excuse the audio quality and unedited conversation and enjoy.

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Aug 8, 2016

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Jun 21, 2016

MacAdmins.org Podcast, Episode 7: WWDC Roundtable

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Jun 13, 2016

MacAdmins.org Podcast, Episode 6: Dreyer, Rhymes with Slayer

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May 17, 2016

MacAdmins.org Podcast, Episode 4: Developers, Developers, Developers

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Apr 4, 2016

We take longer than usual to discuss the new management changes in iOS 9.3

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* Tom Bridge, Partner at Technolutionary LLC, @tbridge
* Charles Edge, Director of Professional Services, JAMF Software, Proprietor of Krypted.com, @cedge318
* Marcus Ransom, Lead Apple Technician at RMIT, @marcusransom
* Pepijn Bruienne, Mac Development and Operation Specialist Senior at University of Michigan, @bruienne

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Mar 28, 2016

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DISCUSSED LINKS:

Apple Blacklists Own Ethernet Driver

Making Google Work at the Login Window

Google and SSO

Google KB: Changing primary domains

iOS 9.3 Preview at Apple.com

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The Penn State University Mac Admins Conference Organizing Committee:

  • Justin Elliott
  • Gretchen Kuwahara
  • Dave Test
  • Rusty Myers (in spirit)

A lively discussion with Tom and Adam ensues with the wonderful people in charge of this year’s Penn State University Mac Admins Conference, running 27-30 June 2016 in State College, PA.

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