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UGNN InfoManager Apple Update 1507-27

UGNN InfoManager news all about Apple and Apple computers

It’s a great time to own Apple products, by now you already know, but the product line is humming along with very little to complain about … well except for the new iTunes screw ups, and the frustrating iOS bugs, and all. But seriously folks, there’s a lot of great news for iPhones, and the Watch. Here — follow along with this week’s latest poop :

  • Ask the iTunes Guy: Coping with iTunes features that have disappeared
  • Apple’s $26.5B in purchase commitments hint at huge ‘iPhone 6s’ launch
  • Apple iPad Mini 4 to be Essentially a Mini Version of the iPad Air 2
  • Apple iPhone 6 And iPad Users Fume About iOS 9 Problems
  • Frustrating iOS Bug Returns, More Apple Music Anger
  • More photos of the iPhone 6S have reportedly leaked
  • Apple Music is a nightmare and I’m done with it
  • Local filmmaker shoots entire movie on iPhone
  • iPhone 7 Concept: Images And Video

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Apple InfoManager: Apple’s Confederate Flags, secrets, music fixes, payola and more

UGNN InfoManager news all about Apple and Apple computers Well we’ve seen a huge array of apple stuff recently, but the biggest buzz was all surrounding Apple Music — Taylor Swift stuck it in, Apple pulled it out, then Cook stepped in it and the ups and downs just keep rolling on and on. The InfoManager is there for’ya . . .

  • Apple to Pay Rightsholders for Apple Music Free Trials
  • 7 Savvy App Experts Reveal App Development Secrets
  • Tim Cook Calls for Confederate Flags to Be Removed
  • 5 issues we want Apple Music to fix
  • Seven iOS Web Browsers Compared

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Safenetting : A Word from MacKeeper

Safenetting

User Group Network UGN Safenetting and Malware report We’ve heard a lot lately about ‘MacKeeper’ virus or malware, and how the pop-ups contain what’s called “Scare Ads” or “Ransom Ware” — in fact, Safenetting.com has even posted several alerts about this both here and in our Pinterest installation. Well, this week we got a leter from Rich Mullikin, APR for Rocket Science, the makers of MacKeeper. And we quote :

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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 2-21-2015

Mac User Groups on Facebook

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 Corps of Dallas -New Web Site
  • Photoshop Celebrates 25th Anniversary With ‘Top 25 Under 25′ Artist Showcase
  • Apple makes iWork apps available to users without any Apple devices
  • How to identify a font, any font, anywhere you find it

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Super Bowl XLIX apps for iPad, iPhone, iOS

Apps for kids for the holidays

iPad Apps InfoManager for Super Bowl XLIX ARE YOU READY for some Football Action? Ready for the 2015, Super Bowl XLIX ??? Ready or not, the UGNN Apps Infomanager will clue you to some of the better apps out there for making your Super Sunday game a huge success . . .

  • Super Bowl XLIX – NFL Official Program
  • Super Ads: Super Bowl Commercials
  • Super Bowl XLVI Commemorative App
  • Pro Football Winners
  • NFL Quarterback 15
  • FOX Sports GO
  • . . . and more!
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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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Cyber Shopping Revolutionized With Manual Online Product Comparison

Free Online Shopping Comparison Service Set to Launch Cyber Monday . . . Online shopping will be forever changed with the launch of Submit and Forget.com. This new online shopping comparison service will launch on Cyber Monday – December 1, 2014.

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24hours: Personalized Daily Photo News

 24hours: Personalized Daily Photo News Stay up on the news with 24hours: Personalized Daily Photo News Magazine 2.54 for iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch devices. 24hours features news articles that have been intelligently mixed and are presented in one continuous catered stream. All articles featured in the news feed have been published within the past 24 hours.

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iPad InfoManager : August iPads rumors getting ready for Back to School!

UGNN InfoManager news all about Apple and Apple computers August opens some new woes for the iPad life… sales falling, competition nibbling away at the base and new devices coming out to bleed off the market!
[*] Apple iPad Mini 2 vs Asus Google Nexus 7 – Prices, Specs & Battery Life
[*] Nintendo Is Missing Out By Not Bringing its Games to Apple’s iOS
[*] NFL Now goes live on iPhone and iPad, Apple TV to follow
[*] Apple’s New Patent Could Help Resurrect iPad Sales
[*] Apple iPad Air 2 To Come With Fingerprint Sensor?
[*] It’s time for Apple Inc to stop making excuses
[*] Apple could announce iWatch next month
. . . and more!

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Steadicam Smoothee Bonus Pack for iPhone 5 and GoPro

Steadicam Smoothee Bonus Pack for iPhone 5 and GoPro Now Available The introduction of Steadicam in 1976 revolutionized the world of film and video. Over the past three decades, Steadicam has been an invaluable, dynamic production tool in the industry. New generations of Steadicam camera stabilizing systems have been comprehensively redesigned to unleash endless creative possibilities. When purchasing a Steadicam Smoothee, users can now enjoy two mounts for the price of one. The new bonus pack features a mount for iPhone 5/5s and a mount for GoPro HERO cameras, offering even more stability for no extra cost.

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Tech & Science Expert Refutes Notion that Google Flu is a ‘Failure’

fluIn 2009, Google announced that they suspected they could “accurately estimate the current level of weekly influenza activity in each region of the United States, with a reporting lag of about one day.” By tracking search engine behavior, the company hoped it could predict flu outbreaks even faster than the CDC.

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Boom 808 for iOS – Banging 808 Drum Machine

 Boom 808 for iOS - Banging 808 Drum Machine IF you drum, you’ll love Boom 808, a high fidelity virtual analog drum machine app for iPad devices. Boom 808 is a powerful sound design tool that allows you to easily integrate one of the most popular drum machines of the 80′s into the modern mobile producers workflow.

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Las Vegas SuperMeet in April

 Los Angeles, CA / Boston, MA – The Creative Pro User Group (CPUG) Network has announced that the Thirteenth Annual Las Vegas SuperMeet will take place on Tuesday, April 8, 2014 in the Royale Ballroom at the Riviera Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas Nevada. Doors open at 4:30PM with the “SuperMeet Digital Showcase,” featuring over 30 software and hardware developers. Presentations will begin at 7:00PM and continue until 11:00PM. Earlybird tickets go on sale online only for the price of $10.00 each plus ticket fee (Early Bird price ends March 10, 2014) and $10.00 for students and Teachers with valid student ID. It is expected this SuperMeet will sell out as historically every Las Vegas SuperMeet sells out.   Continue reading »

30th Anniversary of the Macintosh

CNET is reporting that there will be a celebration of the 30th Anniversary of the Macintosh on January 25th, 2014 at the Flint Center.   Continue reading »