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Back to MacBreak Weekly with Episode 70

MacBreak Weekly 70: Happy Life Day!


Hosts: Leo Laporte, Alex Lindsay, Andy Ihnatko, Chris Breen, Merlin Mann, and Scott Bourne

It's the Macbreak Weekly Year Ender!

Here's a direct MP3 download of MBW 70.

And here's linkage to a few of the things I mentioned (adapted from this episode's show notes):

And, of course, here's the full, 2-hour version of the truly unbelievable Star Wars Holiday Special.

Happy Life Day, indeed.

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Best. Remote. App.

I spent some time looking around at different applications as a replacement for Front Row and after giving them all a go, I was happy to find Remote Buddy. I use it to control my MacBook Pro with the Apple Remote and its worked flawlessly. I recall being hesitant at that point in the install as well, but I went for it anyway and was quite happy with the results.

I use it primarily to connect to the PC on my network that has most of my media on it, and this app has a clean interface to do that, and even choose which application I want to open with media with, all from the Apple Remote.

I heard your hesitation while listening to MacBreak Weekly and figured I would share my positive experience.




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