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Bob “Dr. Mac” LeVitus
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Check this out: Chuck Joiner grilled me for an hour about The BobLeVitus.TV Show on MacVoices. We talked about everything from cameras and mics to Final Cut Pro X and more. I also talk about a few of my favorite things. You can watch it here:

MacVoices 15066: Bob LeVitus Introduces Bob Levitus.TV
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Hue Do You Love? (Or, My Expensive Love Affair with Hue Lights). It's Dr. Mac's Rants & Raves; read it @TMO
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I woke up this morning and it was 1977. (At Houston Apple group.) #haaug 
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Have you seen The BobLeVitus.TV Show? Episode 1 is now playing right here on this very internet...

http://www.boblevitus.tv/home/2015/2/14/episode-1

Don't be the last one in your circles to watch
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At long last The BobLeVitus.TV Show is on the air. Check out Episode 1 here:

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Thanks, Charlie. Glad you like it.
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At long last a To Do list app I really like for both OS X and iOS. Spoiler alert: Its name is... http://evpo.st/1vjJQPx
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Bluetooth rechargeable wireless speaker with glow lights only $9.99 Until Friday. I'M NOT KIDDING!
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Ken Charron I agreed with you BC you are a true full person
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Make a film with iPad Air 2 – Everything changes with iPad (Oscars 2015 TV Commercial)

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This week in Rants & Raves for the MacObserver, I show my love for three must-have OS X utilities.
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This is cool: A View-Master reboot from Google & Mattel that's $30 and works with your smartphone...

Could this be Mattel's next Barbie™?

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Here's a GREAT overivew video (5 minutes) of how Google Cardboard works - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SxAj2lyX4oU
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According to TidBITS' Adam Engst, today is Verify Your Backups Day, so verify your backups today... or else! 
What better day than Friday the 13th to check that your backups are actually working by restoring some critical files?
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At long last my "TV show" will debut this Sunday. I hope you'll check it out.... 
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Education
  • California State University, Northridge
    BS in Marketing, 1973 - 1978
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Dr. Mac, Doctor Mac
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Tech geek; self-unemployed as a writer.
Introduction

Bob LeVitus, often referred to as "Dr. Mac," has been considered one of the world's leading authorities on the Macintosh and Mac OS for nearly twenty years. A prolific author, LeVitus has sold millions of books worldwide in a dozen languages. His recent titles include: iPad For Dummies, Incredible iPhone Apps For Dummies, iPhone For Dummies 4th Edition, and Mac OS X Lion For Dummies. He’s been a tech columnist for the Houston Chronicle since 1996 and writes regularly for the Mac Observer Web site. His hobbies include playing guitar with the infamous Macworld All-Star Band, engineering audio recordings (mostly of classic rock songs), and budget video-making.

LeVitus also has a Macintosh computing consultancy that offers expert technical help, training, and pre-purchase advice to Mac users via phone, e-mail, and/or Internet-enabled remote control software.

For the latest information on Bob “Dr. Mac” LeVitus or the services he offers, please visit http://www.boblevitus.com.

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Raconteur, wordsmith, consultant and author of 60 books.
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  • Self-unemployed
    Raconteur, wordsmith, consultant and author of 60 technical books, 1986 - present
  • Power Computing
    Director of Evangelism
  • NotHarvard.com
    Dean: School of Technology
  • MacUser
    Columnist
  • MACazine
    Editor in Chief
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Austin
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Los Angeles - Chicago, IL