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GRAMUG Steve Jobs Movie Meetup on Saturday 10/24
By Duane Weller

GRAMUG Steve Jobs Movie Meetup on Saturday 10/24

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July 2011 Meeting Hilights
By Monte Ferguson

The last announcement from the WWDC keynote was that MobileMe is going away. In its place will be a new service called iCloud. With any change there are bound to be plusí and minuses. Our July meeting covered what was cool and what was missing, I.E. features that used to be part of MobileMe, with the new service.

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June 2011 Meeting Hilights
By Monte Ferguson

All of our attention turned to the recently completed World Wide Developers Conference. It is there that Apple debuts its upcoming tech agenda for the next year. It also serves to signal its broader intentions for the next few years.

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May 2011 Meeting Hilights
By Monte Ferguson

Our May meeting had an overall theme, how do you prepare for a data loss? It was prompted by a recent Amazon service outage that lasted for days. A lot of popular advertising messages hawk "The Cloud" as a solution to our data management issues. This outage leads to a reassessment of that idea. Even big companies with complex redundancy schemes can have things go horribly wrong. How are we as individuals supposed to cope?

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April 2011 Meeting Hilights
By Monte Ferguson

One of my personal favorite topics to talk about is the Mac /iOS Gems session. It is so very participatory. I always learn about new apps, and I notice the same holds true for most of our attendees. What also surprises me is the quality of these programs even though they may be low cost or free.

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March 2011 Meeting Hilights
By Monte Ferguson

There were three topics that sparked a lot of discussion at our March meeting. They were; MacOS X Lion, aka 10.7, MacBook Pro updates, and the iPad 2.

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February 2011 Meeting Hilights
By Monte Ferguson

A Tale of Two Trade Shows Part II

After the Christmas buying season frenzy has worn down most of the country gets back to everyday affairs. But for the gadget geek in the family the New Year brings in two big electronics trade shows. One is geared to industry insiders and professionals, CES, the other to consumers, MacWorld Expo. The difference in focus, and audience ensures that the shows are very different affairs.

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January 2011 Meeting Hilights
By Monte Ferguson

A Tale of Two Trade Shows

After the Christmas buying season frenzy has worn down most of the country gets back to everyday affairs. But for the gadget geek in the family the New Year brings in two big electronics trade shows. One is geared to industry insiders and professionals, CES, the other to consumers, MacWorld Expo. The difference in focus, and audience ensures that the shows are very different affairs.

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December Meeting Hilights
By Monte Ferguson

Apple gave us an early Christmas present in the form of an iLife update. The group received our review copy of iLife 11 in time for the December meeting.

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November Meeting Hilights
By Monte Ferguson

November's meeting, for me, is always an especially fun one. Its devoted to gifts and gadgets for the geek. I was personally quite miffed that this year my favorite sources for gift ideas had some pretty mundane ideas. Duane and I managed to put together a pretty decent list of gift ideas.

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