Mac Power Users 183: Episode V: Merlin Strikes Back | Mac Power Users

Merlin Mann returns to Mac Power Users for his annual visit. This year we dive deep into Merlin’s new obsession with home automation and talk about what makes some apps stick while others never do.

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