August Meeting Notes

We had a good meeting today. Here is a recap of the meeting.

Favorite web sites mentioned:
Cult of Mac – Tech and Culture through an Apple lens.
9 to 5 Mac – Apple iPhone, Mac and iPad News Breaking All Day
AppleInsider – Apple news and rumors since 1997
MacUpdate simplifies finding, buying and installing apps for your Mac
EveryMac – Mac specs, Prices, Answers and more.

Presentations today:
Flipboard app
Etsy app
Food 52 app
Scan Biz Card

Update your iPhone OS to 9.3.5. Read  more here.

Thanks to those that attended today.
We’ll see you at the next meeting on September 17th.

Meeting Dates Announced for Remainder of 2016

We have penciled in the remaining meeting dates for 2016. All meetings will be 2:00pm to 4:00pm held at the East Central Ohio Educational Service Center on East High Ave. in New Philadelphia.

August 27th

September 17th

October 15th

November 19th

December 10th – Christmas lunch. Meeting at 1:00pm


July Meeting Notes

We had our annual picnic lunch and meeting!! We love food at our meetings. We enjoyed the food and discussions during lunch. We did have a brief meeting that we reviewed iCloud and iCloud Drive features, etc. We also reviewed some cool web based applications – Evernote and Wunderlist.

Summer Picnic 2016


June Meeting Notes

Here are the meeting notes from our meeting on June 18th. We reviewed the WWDC releases for iOS 10, macOS Sirerra and WatchOS 3. We spent time talking about browser security and using your browsers fraudulent site protection feature.

Some news items were reviewed were Apple creating Apple Energy LLC, iPhone 6 patent issues in China, Apple and the World Wildlife Fund, iOS App security and Unicode dropping the rifle emoji.

Marilyn reviewed quite a few web sites used for collages, social media work and photo editing. Some great sites here so check them out – BeFunky, iPiccy, piZap, Canva and Fotojet. She also reviewed and showed us the functionality of Google Drive.

Mark showed us a very cool game – Lumino City.

We’ll see you for our next meeting on July 23rd!!

May Meeting Notes

Notes from our meeting today:

We reviewed Google web-based application Sheets using the iPhone and web versions. Took a quick look at Google Drive as well that syncs all that together. We took a quick look at the new Apple store design and the upcoming WWDC in June.

Our web site resources were Mashable, Lifehacker and Alltop.

We look at a few cool iOS apps – Snapseed and Photoshop Fix.

We also spent time on Chrome Extensions. Visit the Chrome Web Store. We looked at One Tab, Black Menu, Copy All URL’s, Extensity, Google Dictionary, Google Drive Quick Create, Speak It, URL Shortener, Print Friendly in PDF and Read & Write. Great add-ons to Chrome.

On a side note we looked at a few random items – Pancake Bot and Plastc.

See you at the June 18th meeting.