Browsing User groups

User Groups on Facebook July 25, 2015

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  • How to Block Safari Pop ups on iOS
  • Handling Menu Bar Icons
  • Flash Furor Grows Despite Adobe’s Latest Fix

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Photos – Presentation at TUMS

On  July 21st, Lesa Snider presented Photos for Mac and iOS to the Tulsa Users of Macintosh Society via the Internet web zoom.us.   Continue reading »

User Groups on Facebook July 18, 2015

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  • Pixelmator
  • How Facebook uses IT automation to manage 16,000 MacBooks
  • KansasFest Photo Collection

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User Groups on Facebook July 11, 2015

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  • Designate a System Photo Library in Photos
  • Affinity Photo – Professional image editing software for Mac
  • Office 2016 for Mac, Office 365, Word, Excel, Powerpoint

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User Groups on Facebook July 4, 2015

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  • Dymo Labelwriter TWIN Turbo
  • Which came first, Office for Mac, or Office for Windows?
  • Ask Siri what is zero divided by zero.

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User Groups on Facebook June 27, 2015

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  • June Meeting Notes
  • This hot accessory turns your iPhone into a thermal camera
  • Take photos like a pro: Everything to know about your iPhone camera

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UGNN InfoManager Newsletter for June 22, 2015

UGNN Infomanager HERE’S THE INFOMANAGER NEWS for the week of June 15 through 22 . . . There really wasn’t much of interest this week — it seems everyone’s preoccupied with Facebook, and passing around stupid memes. But we did dig up a number of items of note for your user group newsletters and your members. Lynn has his weekly Facebook update, and Fred laments over Apple Music. But there are some very cool items too, like new virtual reality and new stronger security for Apple iOS.

  • User Groups on Facebook June 20, 2015
  • 6 Digits Are Better Than 4! iOS 9 to Boost Passcode Security
  • New Kindle Paperwhite Adds New Typesetting Engine and Font
  • New Features Coming to Apple’s Garage Band on June 30
  • How to Back Up Your Mac to Multiple Time Machine Disks
  • Intellibins – Mobile app to find recycling centers
  • How to change the default app for a file on OS X
  • Apple iCar Sightings Are Apple Mapping Vehicles
  • FBI Safe Online Surfing Internet Challenge
  • Apple Music: a Close Look at How it Works
  • 11 Virtual Reality (VR) Glasses Compared
  • Spotify Admits Defeat Already
  • Apple’s WWDC announcements
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User Groups on Facebook June 20, 2015

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  • Apple announces replacement program for 3TB hard drive in some older iMacs
  • Apple’s Strong Stance on Privacy is starting to bear Fruit
  • How to create a bootable OS X El Capitan USB flash drive
  • How to change your LastPass password in wake of site hack

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User Groups on Facebook June 13, 2015

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  • KansasFest – Apple ][ Convention – July 14-19 – Kansas City,  MO
  • Hands-On Look at iOS 9 and OS X 10.11 El Capitan

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User Groups on Facebook – First week of June, 2015

Mac User Groups on Facebook Here we are into June — as most people’s online computing is slacking off due to the spring and summer arriving, Facebook seems just as alive as ever! Busy, busy, and if you can weave your way through all the political crap, there are actually some good things in the user group community . . . here goes :

  • LIMac : How to Block Websites on Safari for iPhone and iPad
  • LMUG: Does the more memory more speed adage still stand?
  • QMac: Which portable hard drives are worth buying?
  • Apple Corps of Dallas: iPhone refurbished?
  • How to Crash an iPhone with a Message
  • NCMUG : Hmm. I smell a lawsuit
  • NCMUG : The TExts of Death
  • Thunderbolt screens

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User Groups on Facebook May 30, 2015

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  • Google Photos offers Free Unlimited Photos Service on iOS and Mac

  • iMessage Shutdown glitch

  • The Qwerkywriter

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User Groups on Facebook May 23, 2015

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  • Here’s Great News if You Have an Old iPhone
  • Change the Screen Shot Save File Location in Mac OS X
  • Safari browser extensions you never knew you needed

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User Groups on Facebook May 16, 2015

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  • 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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User Groups on Facebook May , 2015

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  • 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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