When and Where
Next General Meeting
Monday, May 15, 2023
Mail and Messaging
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, June 19, 2023
Monday, July 17, 2023
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Tag Archives: MakeUseOf
Safe Internet Searching
We all do it; we have to!! And until we all (miraculously) know everything about everything (and can keep it all updated), we’ll have to keep searching the Internet for stuff. In this day and age, searching seems a bit … Continue reading
Posted in General Tagged Gavin Phillips, Google, MakeUseOf, search engines, security Comments Off on Safe Internet Searching
Search Engine Coolness
And no, I don’t mean Google or Bing. DuckDuckGo is the search engine I have selected on my iDevices (those whose versions of Safari are modern enough to support it, anyway), and I love it. It behaves very well, it … Continue reading
Posted in Tips Tagged Akshata Shanbhag, DuckDuckGo, MakeUseOf, search Comments Off on Search Engine Coolness
Did You Know?
Today is Ada Lovelace Day!! What?? Ada Lovelace Day is an international celebration of the achievements of women in science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM). OK. Now, who? Graphic from the MakeUseOf article In How Ada Lovelace, the First Computer … Continue reading
Posted in General Tagged Ada Lovelace, Ada Lovelace Day, Did You Know?, Finding Ada, MakeUseOf, Matthew Hughes Comments Off on Did You Know?
A Good Time in the Twitter-verse
On Twitter? Has Mihir Patkar got a deal for you! His post on MakeUseOf this morning, Forget Twitter’s Official iPhone App, Use These Instead, has some great-looking suggestions for iDevice users. Check ’em out and see what you think. Like … Continue reading
Posted in General Tagged apps & software, iPad, iPhone, MakeUseOf, Mihir Patkar, Twitter Comments Off on A Good Time in the Twitter-verse
MakeUseOf wants to know: Which Mobile Browser Do You Currently Use? Go on over and let ’em know. The poll is down towards the bottom of the page. We want to know, too! Leave a comment.
Posted in General Tagged browsers, David Parrack, MakeUseOf, poll Comments Off on Mobile Browsers
Managing Your Mouse Without a Cat
View image | gettyimages.com Your Mac mouse, of course! 😉 According to Ryan Dube, at MakeUseOf: Put into the wrong hands, the mouse could turn into one of the most dangerous things you can plug into … Continue reading
Did You Know?
As with almost everything these days, there’s a lot of advice about computers being bandied about by all sorts of folk. Is it good? Is it bad? Is it indifferent, for that matter? Bryan Clark, at MakeUseOf, posted a very … Continue reading
Posted in General Tagged Bryan Clark, computer, Did You Know?, MakeUseOf, myths Comments Off on Did You Know?
Did You Know?
View image | gettyimages.com We’re going to hear about Photos, Apple’s new photo manipulating app, at the meeting Monday. To go along with Photos, Apple has a new storage option, iCloud Photo Library. Mark O’Neill, at MakeUseOf, has this … Continue reading
Posted in Apple, Tips Tagged Did You Know?, iCloud Photo Library, MakeUseOf, Mark O'Neill, Photos.app Comments Off on Did You Know?
An Apple a Day…
View image | gettyimages.com Do you use the Health app on your iDevice? Have you looked into any of the plethora of third-party apps out there? Bryan Clark, over on MakeUseOf, has, and gives a grand report. PYBT: An … Continue reading
Posted in Apple, Industry News Tagged apps & software, Bryan Clark, Health, iPad, iPhone, iPod Touch, MakeUseOf, medical Comments Off on An Apple a Day…
Did You Know?
Unless there’s something really special about your place, your home network could be faster, and faster is always better! In 9 Quick Ways to Instantly Speed up Your Home PC Network, Andy Betts provides a lot of good advice, and … Continue reading
Posted in Tips Tagged Andy Betts, Did You Know?, MakeUseOf, networking Comments Off on Did You Know?