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User Groups on Facebook 1-24-2015

Mac User Groups on Facebook Here is some more great content items posted by user group members on Facebook . . .

  • How to Get Around “App Can’t Be Opened” Alert Message on OS X Yosemite
  • Apple Took Half of U.S. Phone Activations in Q4 2014 as Demand Stays Strong
  • Health-monitoring components for modular Google smartphone
  • Reset Forgotten Admin & Standard User Pasword OSX 10.10 Yosemite
  • How to Set Speakerphone Mode to Automatically Activate on iPhone

… and more !

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User Groups on Facebook 1-17-2015

Mac User Groups on Facebook Here is some more great content items posted by user group members on Facebook . . .
* The Macintosh Reimagined
* Save your Mac’s hard drive with DiskWarrior 5
* Getting the Most Out of Apple iOS 8
* How to set up the best privacy settings in iOS 8: Why Apple is objectively better than Google at respecting personal privacy
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User Groups on Facebook – 1501-11

Mac User Groups on Facebook Just getting back into the swing for the new year … a big bonus are all the great content items being posted by user group members on Facebook . . .
* How to ‘AirPlay’ form iOS device to HD TV with Google Chromecast
* How to record video from your iPhone onto your Mac
* 2015 meeting dates for Apple Corps of Dallas
* Special Interest Groups — London
* Plano Macintosh User Group
* Are you kidding me ???
* Free app uninstaller
* Gary does it again
… and more !
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Random items found of interest to all our user group readers

finding stuff online for user groups Sometimes we just like to surf around and find interesting tidbits suggesting to be shared with fellow computer users and user group folk. It’s what we do. So here’s a random, eklectic series of stuff we enjoyed discovering . . .
* Is Apple Really Updating Your Mac Without Permission?
* The Do’s and Don’ts When Photographing Pets
* Exploring the many miracles of Image Capture
* Only Losers Buy Music
* Geeks-Я-Us
* Refocusing
… and more

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User Groups on Facebook

This week’s subject on UG’s Facebook pages are listed below.  If you know of any user groups on Facebook that aren’t mentioned here or if your group should be included, please let us know.  This week we saw:  

[_]  iPod Cover
[_]  Testing a new version of our web site
[_]  Retina 5K iMac: Powerful Proof of the PC Renaissance
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User Groups on Facebook for Week Ending 12/20/2014

This week’s subjects on UG’s Facebook pages are listed below.  If you know of any user groups on Facebook that should be mentioned, please let us know.  This week we saw:  

[_]  Tim Cook “deeply offended” by BBC allegations of poor working conditions in iPhone factories
[_]  …”thank you apple gods.”
[_]  Apple Corps of Dallas 2015 Meeting Dates

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Facebook User Groups 12/13/14

This week’s subject on UG’s Facebook pages are listed below.  If you know of any user groups on Facebook that aren’t mentioned, please let us know.  This week we saw:  

[_]  Classic Apple Watches From 1995 Once Again Available for Sale
[_]  Microsoft’s five NEW consumer apps for iPhone/iPad
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An Oral History of Boston’s Rise and Fall

I was in Boston for only two years, (August 1986 – October 1988), but felt like I was in one of the hearts of tech at an exciting time of history.  This history on re/code tells me a little about why I felt that way.   Continue reading »

Macintosh User Groups on Facebook 12/6/2014

This week’s subject on UG’s Facebook pages are listed below.  If you know of any user groups on Facebook that aren’t mentioned, please let us know.  This week we saw:  

[_]  Tests show modern SSDs can handle a thousand years of use
[_]  Steve Wozniak on Apple, the Computer Revolution, and Working With Steve Jobs
[_]  How to Change the Default Safari Search Engine in Yosemite

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User Groups on Facebook 11/22/2014

This week’s subject on UG’s Facebook pages are listed below.  If you know of any user groups on Facebook that aren’t mentioned, please let us know.  This week we saw:  

[_]  How to Wirelessly Transfer Files Between Android & iOS Devices FAST!
[_]  OS X 10.10.1 released with fixes for Wi-Fi, Exchange, and more
[_]  Holiday Party & Yankee Swap Gift Exchange

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User Groups on Facebook – 11/14/2014

This week’s subject on UG’s Facebook pages are listed below.  If you know of any user groups on Facebook that aren’t mentioned, please let us know.  This week we saw:  

[_]  Apple Pay already fuels 1 percent of all Whole Foods transactions
[_]  Real Apple Store created to showcase British apple varieties.
[_]  Apple Corp of Dallas December Meeting

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User Groups on Facebook for Week Ending 11/7/2014

This week’s subject on UG’s Facebook pages are listed below.  If you know of any user groups on Facebook that aren’t mentioned, please let us know.  This week we saw:  

[_]  WireLurker: A New Era in OS X and iOS Malware
[_]  Disk Drill 2.4: disk space visualization, improved Yosemite support and more
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User Groups on Facebook for Week Ending 10/25/2014

This week’s subject on UG’s Facebook pages are listed below.  If you know of any user groups on Facebook that aren’t mentioned, please let us know.  This week we saw:  
[_]   “Installed Yosemite Today…”
[_]  Yasu for Mac OS X 
[_]  Verizon Wireless injects identifiers that link its users to Web requests
[_]  Retailers Are Disabling NFC to Block Apple Pay
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Brainstorming Monthly Topics

I am trying to come up with 11 topics for 2015 for the Tulsa Users of Macintosh Society for 2015.  I’m wondering what every one else is planning.  (We have meetings January through November.)   Continue reading »

User Groups on Facebook for Week ending 10/11/2014

This week’s subject on UG’s Facebook pages are listed below.  If you know of any user groups on Facebook that aren’t mentioned, please let us know.  This week we saw:  

[_]   20% Discount on iBank via UGAB

[_]  iOS 8 Compass Not Working Properly

[_]  How to Hide or Reveal the QuickType Suggestion Bar on iOS Keyboard 


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