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Photos Will Be Main Topic Of SMUG's May Meeting

Posted by: thepinetree on 04/25/2016 08:46 PM
Arnold, CA...Exploring the many facets of Apple’s Photos application will be the main topic when the Sierra Macintosh Users Group (SMUG) has its monthly meeting Tuesday, May 10, beginning at 7 p.m. in the assembly room of the Ebbetts Pass Fire District, 1037 Blagen Rd., just off Highway 4.

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Bring Your Questions To SMUG's March Meeting

Posted by: thepinetree on 02/29/2016 11:26 AM
Murphys, CA...Owners of Apple computer products are encouraged to bring their questions to the next meeting of the Sierra Macintosh Users Group (SMUG) to be held, Tuesday, March 8, from 2 to 4 p.m. in the community room of the Murphys Library, 480 Park Lane, adjacent to Murphys Park. “All of us, from time to time, run into problems that keep us from making full use of our iMacs, iPads, and iPhones,” says SMUG president Dick Cross. “During the meeting long time SMUG members Norm Milsner and Paul Keeton will attempt to solve these issues and answer all questions.”

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Comcast Estimating Restoral Time By 6pm

Posted by: thepinetree on 02/27/2016 04:36 PM
Arnold, CA...Comcast is experiencing outages across multiple markets. The latest from Comcast has full restoral time at 6pm tonight. The graphic below from a third party outage detector shows unverified results from different areas in the us.

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A Note To Apple Customers On IOS Encryption & San Bernadino Case ~ By Tim Cook

Posted by: thepinetree on 02/17/2016 09:44 AM
Cupertino, CA..."The United States government has demanded that Apple take an unprecedented step which threatens the security of our customers. We oppose this order, which has implications far beyond the legal case at hand. This moment calls for public discussion, and we want our customers and people around the country to understand what is at stake.

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Bring Your Computer Questions To The February SMUG Meeting

Posted by: thepinetree on 02/05/2016 10:20 AM
Murphys, CA...Getting the most out of your iMac or iPad will be the focus of the next meeting of the Sierra Macintosh Users Group (SMUG) to be held, Tuesday, February 9, from 2 to 4 p.m. in the community room of the Murphys Library, 480 Park Lane, adjacent to Murphys Park. Norm Milsner, one of the founders of SMUG, and a recognized Apple guru, will be making the presentation and responding to questions. He will be also take his audience for a tour of Pages, Apple’s word processing application. As always, any computer related questions will be encouraged. “Because of where I live, I do not have an iPhone,” says Milsner. “But a lot of our knowledgeable members do have smart phones so we will try to deal with those concerns also.”

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Google Launches Project Reconnect To Help Refugees

Posted by: thepinetree on 01/26/2016 09:26 AM
Mountain View, CA...Google Today announced plans to donate 25,000 Chromebooks to refugees. "Ahmed is an economics student from Aleppo in Syria. Last year he was forced to leave his hometown because of the war that has forced millions of his compatriots out of their country. He left his family and his studies—everything—behind to find a better future in Europe. Now safe in Berlin, his dream is to continue his studies and eventually become a teacher at a university in Germany.

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Baffled By High Tech Gadgets? "Teens 4 Tech" Is Ready To Help

Posted by: thepinetree on 09/04/2015 07:59 AM
San Andreas, CA...The “Teens 4 Tech” program, sponsored by Calaveras Co. Adult Tutoring, begins its fourth year on September 8th. Open sessions are held on Tuesday afternoons 3:45 to 4:45 at the San Andreas Library. So, for those who feel like your ‘Smart Phone’ is outsmarting you, or you keep hitting the escape button on your laptop only to remain in “Doesnotcompute Land”, come visit these savvy young dynamos for help.

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Coalition Announces New ‘Do Not Track’ Standard for Web Browsing

Posted by: thepinetree on 08/06/2015 08:33 AM
San Francisco, CA...The Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF), privacy company Disconnect and a coalition of Internet companies have announced a stronger “Do Not Track” (DNT) setting for Web browsing—a new policy standard that, coupled with privacy software, will better protect users from sites that try to secretly follow and record their Internet activity, and incentivize advertisers and data collection companies to respect a user’s choice not to be tracked online.

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iTunes Will Be Main Topic At SMUG's March Meeting

Posted by: thepinetree on 03/06/2015 04:02 PM
Murphys, CA...All the features offered by Apple’s popular iTunes application will be the main topic at the next meeting of the Sierra Macintosh Users Group (SMUG) to be held, Tuesday, March 10, from 2 to 4 p.m. in the community room of the Murphys Library, 480 Park Lane, adjacent to Murphys Park....
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FCC Adopts Internet Rules Without Prior Public Disclosure

Posted by: thepinetree on 02/26/2015 11:03 AM
Washington, D.C. – Ending lingering uncertainty about the future of the Open Internet, the Federal Communications Commission today set sustainable rules of the roads that will protect free expression and innovation on the Internet and promote investment in the nation’s broadband networks. The FCC has long been committed to protecting and promoting an Internet that nurtures freedom of speech and expression, supports innovation and commerce, and incentivizes expansion and investment by America’s broadband providers. But the agency’s attempts to implement enforceable, sustainable rules to protect the Open Internet have been twice struck down by the courts....

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