Your hosts Mat X, JD and Shania talk to Phil Schneider about WWDC 2020 and how he got into tech and discovered the MacDevOps conference. Get ready for a Novel Australian adventure story!
Alan Siu joins Mat X and JD to discuss MacAdmin blogging, and attending MDOYVR not only for the first time, but virtually.
This week our podcast hosts Mat X, JD and Shania chat with Tim Perfitt from Two Canoes software. They discuss the new version of the MDS app for deploying Macs. This app combines open source tools: Munki, MunkiReport, Installr and MicroMDM to make deploying Macs easy and fun.
Join Mat X, JD and Shania with on the pod with special guests Nitrane, Ptitufuté, SirThomas and Bahhhh members of the MacAdmins Slack Montreal channel. Bienvenue à Montréal! Find out what anime they are watching and food they eat while managing Macs.
Anime and TV
Ashley Smith, Mac Justice, and Chris Dawe for the Seattle Apple Admins and the Cascadia Happy Hour join Mat X, Shania, and JD. We discuss the changing landscape of meet ups. And books. What are we reading these days.
Books We Are Reading:
Severance (Ling Ma)
The Book of the Unnamed Midwife (Meg Elison)
Stories of Your Life and Others / Exhalation: Stories (Ted Chiang)
The Glass Hotel (Emily St. John Mandel)
The Silk Roads ( Peter Frankopan)
The Goblin Emperor (Sarah Monette)
DevOps for Dummies (Emily Freeman)
Apple Device Management (Charles Edge and Rich Trouton)
This week, Mat and JD are joined by the Munki Report dev team of Arjen van Bochoven, Jon Crain, and John Eberle (Tuxudo) to talk about Munki Report, making modules and the MacDevOps:YVR pre-conference workshop.
Mike Lynn joins Mat, Shania & JD on the podcast to discuss scripting in python and swift, setting up Minecraft servers, and the Nintendo Switch.
Swift Playgrounds for macOS
One of our walking leafs shed his skin. So crazy. pic.twitter.com/ShpupL0osK
— mikeymikey (@mikeymikey) April 1, 2020
My summary of how to get Minecraft Bedrock (read: iPad/iPhone app store) and Java (Mac) playing on the same server 😄
Hope this helps a few other parents/spouses/people keep the peace ✌️ https://t.co/NJeX4fHb0l
— mikeymikey (@mikeymikey) March 29, 2020