Writings about Macs, music and more by Kirk McElhearn




The iTunes Guy – That’s Me


Over at Macworld, we’ve just introduced Ask the iTunes Guy. This occasional column will take readers’ questions and explain how to do what you want with iTunes. I’m the iTunes Guy, and I’ll be answering questions over the coming months. So far, response has been well above what we expected, and we have dozens of […]

Hear Me on the Macworld Podcast


Chris Breen writes: “We’re now in the last stage of the cycle where we have a better idea of what Lion is and isn’t good for. With that in mind, Kirk McElhearn joins me to talk about some of Lion’s annoyances—specifically, where iCal falls down. Later in the discussion we talk generally about Lion’s features […]

Hear Me Talk about iTunes on This Week’s Macworld Podcast


Chris Breen invited me on this week’s Macworld podcast to talk about iTunes. We spent a nice half-hour discussing good, bad and annoying points about the program. Check it out to hear some ideas about working with iTunes, what its future will be, and what could be improved. Listen to or download the Macworld podcast. […]