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Google Chrome Browser Listens to You

Google’s Chrome web browsers contains a “feature” that provides a Siri-like capability. Users of the browser my turn the feature on in Preferences. Once on the user says the magic words “OK Google” followed by a natural language query. For

Posted in iMac, MacBook, OS X

Watch Where You Charge Your iPhone

Its been a long flight and your iPhone’s battery is getting low. As you sit at the gate for the next leg of your journey you plug into a nearby wall outlet to charge up the iPhone. Half asleep waiting of

Posted in iPad, iPhone

Monitored Open Lab Sessions

Our club lab contains equipment that goes beyond what most members have in their homes. Items such as flat bed scanners, DVD writers, color printers, high speed Wi-Fi, large screen TV, etc. To make this equipment available to club members

Posted in Club News, iMac, iOS, iPad, iPhone, MacBook, OS X

Club Members Build An App

A number of club members expressed an interest in learning how to build apps. To give a feel for what it takes, a series of lesson were put together introducing app building. First couple of sessions fell in the category of

Posted in iOS

May 2015 Monthly Meeting Notice

What:  Monthly meeting for May 2015 When:  Tuesday, May 26th, from 3:00 PM until 5:00 PM Where:  Caper room in the Atrium Bldg. Program: How Things Work–What’s an App? May will be the last monthly meeting for the summer. Monthly

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First Class a Success

The first class to be held in the club’s new lab room wrapped up on Thursday, April 23rd. Attendees received basic instruction in iPad and iPhone operations. Our new facility worked better then expected. We are all looking forward to

Posted in Club News, iOS, iPad, iPhone

April 2015 Monthly Meeting

What:  SCC Apple User Group monthly meeting for April, 2015 When:  Tuesday, April 28th, from 3:00 PM until 5:00 PM Where:  Caper Room in the Atrium Bldg. Presentation:  Overview and demonstation of Apple’s Pages, Numbers, and Keynote applications.

Posted in Club News, iMac, iOS, iPad, MacBook, OS X

First Class in New Room Scheduled

The first training class to be run in our new room is scheduled for later this month. Subject of the class is iPhone and iPad basics. I announced the class via email to members and was surprised by how quickly

Posted in Club News, iPad, iPhone

New Apple Lab Ready

All of the hard work has paid off. Over the last couple of days all of the club’s equipment was moved from the old lab to our new facility. The new lab is set up and ready for use. Our new

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A Bright New Year with you iPhone, iPad, and iPod

You can adjust the brightness of the screen on your iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch to improve readability. (iMacs, MacBooks, and Mac Minis can also adjust brightness, but that’s for a different post.) The brightness setting can have a large

Posted in iOS, iPad, iPhone