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Next General Meeting
Monday, March 20, 2023
Spring Cleaning: Clean My Mac, etc.
The Meeting after the Meeting
Once again, we’ll be hanging around on Zoom after the general meeting, and the usual chatting will commence.
Monday, April 17, 2023
Monday, May 15, 2023
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Category Archives: News
“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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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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Apple’s releasing the iPhone 14, from Jeff Butts, on MacObserver: The speculation is over, and the date is official. Apple will announce the iPhone 14 and, presumably, the Apple Watch Series 8 on Sept. 7. In an event dubbed “Far … Continue reading
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Apple Fixes Security Vulnerabilities
Jeff Butts reports, on MacObserver, Apple security updates for iOS, iPadOS, and MacOS Ventura: Apple released updates for iOS, iPadOS and macOS Monterey on Wednesday. Bringing the operating systems to iOS 15.6.1, iPadOS 15.6.1 and macOS Monterey 12.5.1, the new … Continue reading
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Emergency Security Update
Had you heard? Apple Issues Emergency Security Update YouTube video MacRumor’s Juli Clover provides a concise piece: Apple Releases iOS 14.8 and iPadOS 14.8 With Security Updates Make haste! Do not delay! Get your iDevices and Watches updated NOW. Thanks … Continue reading
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Did You Know?
It’s Official: Apple’s iPhone 13 Event Is Sept. 14 Thanks to Dave Whitby for the link!
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iOS 15 Details from WWDC
As WWDC winds down, more details are sneaking out. Samuel Axon, at Ars Technica, has a quite interesting list, complete with commentary: As Apple’s annual WWDC conference wraps up, we have a whole week of developer sessions and press briefings … Continue reading
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On the Other Hand…
…Microsoft is shutting stuff down… In a major shift in its approach to retail, Microsoft said Friday it’s closing all its physical stores in a move that will result in a pretax charge of $450 million for the June quarter. … Continue reading
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And how did we shift from computers to architecture? Besides that my father-in-law was an architect? We’re talking about CPU architecture here, and Apple has a bit of a history: Over the last 36 years, the Apple Macintosh has had … Continue reading
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Stop, Look, and Listen!!
From TidBITS, 25 August: Less than a month after the release of iOS 9.3.4 (see “Apple Releases iOS 9.3.4 with a Single Security Fix,” 4 August 2016) Apple has released yet another security-focused iOS update: iOS 9.3.5. Josh Centers continues: … Continue reading
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