Our first meeting of the new year. Here is a recap:
We started with our news & industry updates.
The Apple $29 Battery Replacement Program.
The App Store kicks off 2018 with record breaking holiday season.
Apple pumps $350B into the economy.
The most powerful Mac to date, the iMac Pro.
Our presentation was on iMovie. Get the software today.
We looked at quite a few iOS apps:
Calm / Pocket / One Drive / Vivino / Scannable / Video Leap / Werble /
We did spend some time discussing database programs for the Mac – One mentioned was Ninox.
Our annual charitable donation is going to the Tuscarawas County Humane Society.
Our January meeting is scheduled for Saturday, January 20th from 2:00pm to 4:00pm. More details to come. Check out our Facebook page to stay updated as well.
Have a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!
Here are our notes from todays meeting.
In our industry news section we reviewed the following:
Apple’s Q4 Results.
Garageband for iOS Update.
Clips updated of the iPhone X with Selfie Scenes.
KRACK Wi-Fi Vulnerability. Thanks to Tidbits for this article!
Our web sites we reviewed:
Word Mark – see a word or phrase in all of the fonts on your system. Cool!
Music Map – Find artists that are similar to one that your like.
My Fridge Food – recipes for items that are in your fridge.
An iOS app that we looked at. Are you a foodie? This may be for you. Paprika.
We looked at a cool application on our field trip across the hall to Mark’s office.
We spent quite a bit of time going over Mac OS Sierra 10.12 tips, tidbits and system preferences. Always good to review these periodically. I always pick something up when working on these presentations!
See you on December 16th for our Christmas get together. Have a happy Thanksgiving!
Our next meeting will be held on Saturday, November 18th from 2:00pm to 4:00.
Our monthly meeting covers web site resources, iOS apps, Mac OS apps, industry news, Q & A and more.
Meetings are held at the East Central Ohio Educational Service Center in New Philadelphia.
Here is a recap of our meeting on October 21st.
*October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month. Learn more st Stay Safe Online web site. Great resources and tips available on their web site.
*Apple’s News – iOS 11 is out with updates to 11.0.3, there will be new emojis released with iOS 11.1, Mac OS High Sierra is out, Apple Series 3 Watch is out, the iPhone 8 & 8 Plus are out, but, there are rumors that production has been cut as people are waiting on the new iPhone X, Watch OS 4 is updated to 4.0.1
*The Rumor Mill – FaceID only in 2018, iPhone Stylus in 2019, the Foldable Phone is 2020.
*Jeff Butts with The Mac Observer presented iMazing and iMazing Mini to manage your iPhone. You can catch up with Jeff on his podcast show Terminal Tinkering.
*Mark presented iOS 11 on his iPad, showing us some of the nuances and changes from iOS 10.
*Marilyn presented TV apps like Amazon Prime, Hulu, NetFlix, AppleTV and a few free options out there like PlutoTV and CW Seed.
We’ll see you at the November meeting!