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Were You at the Meeting Last Night?

If not, we know a LOT more about iOS 16.1 and Venture than you do!! That’s my story; I’m sticking to it!

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Upcoming Meeting Dates

  View image | gettyimages.com As I’m sure y’all have heard by now, the Pasadena Library is closed to the public until further notice. Never fear, we are planning to keep holding general meetings. As of now, they will follow … Continue reading

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Earthquake Warning!

“If you use the right app or phone settings, ShakeAlert will give you a few crucial seconds to drop, cover and hold on before an earthquake reaches you”, reports Geoffrey A Fowler, on The Washington Post. He further reports: Your … Continue reading

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November 21st General Meeting

Greatest Features of the new MacOS Ventura & iOS 16.1 Regular Features Apps & Traps – Our essential monthly feature on interesting new products and services for iOS and OS X, brought to you by Dave Whitby. Apple News & … Continue reading

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Apple Products Are Valuable, Oh My!

Macworld’s Michael Simon posted a gobsmacking article on (old) (ancient?) iPhone prices: We’re used to Apple’s products holding their value for longer than other devices, but it’s not often that one appreciates in value by 5,000 percent. But that’s exactly what … Continue reading

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Were You at the Meeting Last Night?

If so, let us know how it went…

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RIP Steve Jobs

Joe Rossignol, on MacRumors, posted a short remembrance on Steve Jobs today. Today marks the 11th anniversary of Steve Jobs passing away at the age of 56, one day after Apple introduced the iPhone 4S and Siri. Laurene Powell Jobs, Tim Cook, … Continue reading

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October 17th General Meeting

We will *not* be meeting this month Due to various scheduling nightmares/phases of the moon/high tides/sunspots, we were unable to coordinate having the meeting this month. If we’d gone along with having the meeting, various parts would have been scheduled … Continue reading

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iOS 16 Tricks & Tips

Updated your iPhone to iOS 16? Want to/need to change some stuff back to the way *you* like it? Interested in other stuff that can be done? Well, Heather Kelly, at The Washington Post, has some really cool answers for … Continue reading

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Getting Text Out of Photos!!

Apple posted a great article on how to get text out of photos and images in iOS 15 and iPadOS 15: With iOS 15 and later or iPadOS 15.1 and later, you can use Live Text to copy text in … Continue reading

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