This week on
Your Mac Life, host Shawn King takes a break from his usual format and focuses on his audience members. He brings on George Masters, a YML listener who posted an iPod ad to the radio show’s forums and wound up getting a lot of media exposure as a result. King will also solicit best and worst Christmas memories from the audience and explain how you can get a chance to win a Mini Cooper during Macworld Conference & Expo in San Francisco next month. As always, MacCentral and Macworld magazine’s Peter Cohen drops in to dispense the latest Mac gaming news. The show is Webcast Wednesdays from 5:30 PM to 8:00 PM Pacific time (8:30 PM to 11:00 PM Eastern) as either a
live video stream
Mac Night Owl
hosts Gene and Grayson Steinberg air their final show of 2004. This week they talk to John Rizzo, author of “Mac Annoyrances,” and CNET senior editor of digital audio James Kim. You can listen in from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM Pacific time (9:00 PM to 11:00 PM Eastern), with an archive available within eight hours of the broadcast.
Inside Mac Radio, which broadcasts on Saturdays from 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM Pacific time (4:00 PM to 6:00 PM Eastern) both online and over radio station 1220 AM in the San Francisco Bay Area, now has its latest archive online. Last Saturday, host Scott Sheppard spoke with Apple Computer iPod product manager Danika Cleary, Indiespace CEO Jeannie Novak and self-described “actor/geek” Wil Wheaton, who is best known for his role as Wesley Crusher in Star Trek: The Next Generation. In addition, Sam Levin offered his third round of cool holiday Mac picks.
The Gamesome Mac, which broadcasts on Mondays from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM Pacific time (9:00 PM to 11:00 PM Eastern), was off the air on Dec. 20 and won’t be around on Dec. 27 either. Look for hosts Sean Smith and David Finley to return in January.