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User Groups on Facebook May 16, 2015

Here is some more great content items posted by user group members on Facebook! If you’re not already with us, please feel free to jump in . . .

  • How-To: Benchmark your Mac with these three free downloads
  • FileMaker 14 Adds New Script Workspace, Launch Center and More for Mac, Redesigned for iOS
  • Cyber Security Tip: Web Browsing and Leaving Digital Footprints

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Tent Finder for iPhone & Apple Watch

 Leicester, UK – Independent app developers, Swipe & Tap has announced the release of Tent Finder 1.0.1, their new navigation app developed for iOS and Apple Watch. Tent Finder makes it simple for users to easily tag a location such as their camping spot or car location directly on their Apple Watch, which can be accessed later on to find your way back to your saved location.  Continue reading »

Seeking a replacement for Aperture

Graham K. Rogers wrote this series of articles on looking for a replacement.   Continue reading »

Cover for iPhone

Seoul, Korea – Taking photos, editing and sharing them is one of the things a huge number of people do on their iPhones for fun, especially when social media is concerned. Unfortunately, many of the photo editing choices available are quite shy of being fast and user-friendly. Limepresso, a new company in the market a small but dedicated independent studio, recently stepped up in an effort to solve this problem with the release of Cover 1.0 that makes creating fun photos quick and easy.   Continue reading »

SelfieX App

MADE IN AMERICAAlexandria, Virginia – Vito Technology, the award-winning developer of educational apps for iOS, today launches its first app in “Photo and Video” category, that allows users to shoot self portraits with the back iSight camera of their iPhones. A fine tuned algorithm of the app captures the user’s face automatically when it fits the desired frame and voiced directions guide the user to aim the phone.  Continue reading »

User Groups on Facebook May , 2015

Here is some more great content items posted by user group members on Facebook! If you’re not already with us, please feel free to jump in . . .

  • Apple’s depth in Medical Expertise, may benefit its consumers. Here’s the How and Why !
  • The No. 1 mistake hackers hope you make
  • Better together: The O’Reilly Partner Program

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MacKeeper

I recently had a long time MUG member from Dallas contact me and ask about removing some adware that kept suggesting that he purchase MacKeeper.  Even though I had mentioned Adware Medic recently in an article, I couldn’t remember the name.  I was at work at the time and couldn’t spend the time to research.  I did remember that it was one piece of software I couldn’t get from Macupdate.com.
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Medical Billing reporting app from BillingParadise

MADE IN AMERICA Diamond Bar, California – BillingParadise will launch theBillingBridge, a business intelligence tool for medical practices on May, 15th, 2015. It is a full featured medical billing and revenue reporting app specifically designed to work with iOS powered devices. The application enables healthcare professionals, to interpret billing data at the micro-level and communicate in real-time with their remote billing office. Actionable data, and Ad Hoc analysis tools equip physicians to take more data backed decisions. Continue reading »

12 biggest surprises after a week with Apple Watch

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User Groups on Facebook May 2, 2015

Here is some more great content items posted by user group members on Facebook! If you’re not already with us, please feel free to jump in . . .

  • Something Wicked Crazy Comes To The Mac (think text drawing)
  • “Ordered my watch today.”
  • “At the next SFMUG meeting: Photoshop Alternatives.”

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Mariner Software

MADE IN AMERICAMinneapolis, Minnesota – What began very small and with just two specialized products, Mariner Software is now an industry-recognized leader of Mac OS, Windows and iOS software applications. Proudly celebrating 25 years in business, Mariner has been developing superior products for the creative writing, as well as the home and office markets.   Continue reading »

10 essential Finder tricks every Mac user should know

This article by Rob LeFebvre  on Cult of Mac is another list of tips.  How many do you know?  Continue reading »

MileWiz 1.6


 San Francisco, California – SilverWiz has announced the release of MileWiz 1.6, an update to their popular automatic mileage tracker for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch devices. MileWiz is designed for everyone driving their personal car for business, charity, medical or moving purposes. It’s an automated mileage tracker that generates IRS-proof mileage logs, and helps claim tax deductions after qualifying miles. It’s an app that puts money back into your pocket.   Continue reading »

Apple Watch InfoManager: status of next generation payment technologies

UGNN InfoManager news all about Apple and Apple computers The Apple Watch is the next big thing, according to Beyonce Knowles. She’s the first celebrity to be seen wearing the coveted gold Apple Watch. But she won’t be the only one wearing the newest gadget. 67% of Americans plan to get the watch today! Continue reading »

All about twitter, facebook, streaming video, periscope and meerkats

Kirk McElhearn is the Ask the iTunes Guy I discovered meerkats when working on the next Facebook upadate. The rumor mill is buzzing about Facebook buying “Meerkat”. I had to take a look. So, what is a meerkat again? According to Wikipedia, the meerkat or suricate (Suricata suricatta) is a small carnivoran belonging to the mongoose family. And, don’t even ask me about the weasel and the woodpecker . . . Ooooooo-kaaaay, where is this going?

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