Author Topic: 2017-10-23 MUGOO iMeeting  (Read 734 times)

AdminMan

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2017-10-23 MUGOO iMeeting
« on: October 02, 2017, 04:46:34 pm »
Greetings MUGOOers,

Our next iMeeting is on Monday October 23, 2017, 7:30 PM, Room 1B at Ben Franklin Place 101 Centrepointe Drive.  Guests are welcome for a nominal $5 fee.
The meeting agenda offers quality and quantity...   

0 - Call for executive nominations.
1 - News, Views, and Rumours - Neil Herber
2 - Nisus Writer Pro - an Alternative to Microsoft Word - Graham Fawcett
3 - Web Surfing Hygiene and Mac OS / iOS Upgrade Do's and Don'ts - Wally Kuzmicz

Break

4 - Apple Utilities for the Mac - Marc Servant
   - Activity Monitor
   - Airport Utility
   - Disk Utility

And if time permits...
5 - Emerging TV and Display Technologies - LeRoy Lees

As always there will be an after-meeting meeting across the parking lot at the Royal Oak.  Mondays are usually half-price wing night, and they have tasty desserts too.
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Re: 2017-10-23 MUGOO iMeeting
« Reply #1 on: October 31, 2017, 12:16:39 am »
MUGOO Meeting Notes for 23 october, 2017

0 - Call for executive nominations


This is to announce the upcoming election of the 2018 executive for MUGOO.  The election will be held at the November 27th regular MUGOO meeting at Centrepointe.

The 4 positions on the executive that are elected are as follows:

President (incumbent: Wally Kuzmicz)   
Meeting Coordinator (vacant)       
Treasurer (incumbent: Steve Lawrenson)
Secretary (incumbent: Marc Servant)

Please note that the position of VP is not directly elected. The past President automatically becomes VP.

Vice President (incumbent: Ferris High)     

There are other positions on the executive that are appointed. For a full list see: https://mugoo.com/index.php/Main/ContactInfo

If you wish to run for one of the 4 positions or nominate someone, please send the details in an email to exec@mugoo.ca or come to the Nov meeting and nominate the person from the floor.

1 - News, Views, and Rumours - Neil Herber

Toon Boom Studio  (https://www.toonboom.com)
Everything we know about High Sierra  (https://www.macrumors.com/roundup/macos-10-13/)
Apple Watch  Series 2  (https://www.apple.com/ca/watch)
Apple 4K HDR TV  (https://www.apple.com/ca/tv/)
Sony SRS-XB10 Splash proof Speaker  (http://www.sony.ca/en/electronics/wireless-speakers-docks/t/wireless-speakers)
Apple 10.5 iPad Pro  (https://www.apple.com/ca/ipad/)
Aidata USB 3 Flash Drive  (http://www.adata.com/ca/USB-Flash-Drives/std/)
Luna iPad display  (https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/767721702/luna-display)


2 - Nisus Writer Pro - an Alternative to Microsoft Word - Graham Fawcett

See attached presentation

3 - Web Surfing Hygiene and Mac OS / iOS Upgrade Do's and Don'ts - Wally Kuzmicz

See Attached presentation

Some safe surfing information links

Malwarebytes | Free Cyber Security & Anti-Malware Software
Bitdefender Antivirus for Mac - Absolute Protection for Mac
The Ultimate Guide to Secure your Online Browsing Today
Internet Browsing Safely
Browsing the web safely | Stay Smart Online
Safe Internet Use | Get Safe Online


4 - Apple Utilities for the Mac - Marc Servant

Activity Monitor  (Use Activity Monitor on your Mac - Apple Support)
Airport Utility  (AirPort Utility: Set up a new base station)
Disk Utility  (https://support.apple.com/en-ca/guide/disk-utility/about-disk-utility-dskutl1029)


5 - Emerging TV and Display Technologies - LeRoy Lees

Due to time constraints this presentation will be moved to a future meeting
Marc Servant

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Re: 2017-10-23 MUGOO iMeeting
« Reply #2 on: October 31, 2017, 08:39:24 pm »
Some of the links didn't come through.  here's the linked version:

3 - Web Surfing Hygiene and Mac OS / iOS Upgrade Do's and Don'ts - Wally Kuzmicz

See Attached presentation

Some safe surfing information links

Malwarebytes | https://www.malwarebytes.com
Bitdefender Antivirus for Mac - https://www.bitdefender.com/media/html/2018/cl50off/?pid=50off&cid=ppc%7Cc%7CGoogle%7C50off
The Ultimate Guide to Secure your Online Browsing Today - https://heimdalsecurity.com/blog/ultimate-guide-secure-online-browsing/
Internet Browsing Safely - https://www.webroot.com/us/en/home/resources/articles/pc-security/online-activities-internet-security
Browsing the web safely | https://www.webroot.com/us/en/home/resources/articles/pc-security/online-activities-internet-security
Safe Internet Use | https://www.getsafeonline.org/protecting-your-computer/safe-internet-use/


4 - Apple Utilities for the Mac - Marc Servant

Activity Monitor  (https://support.apple.com/en-ca/HT201464)
Airport Utility  (https://support.apple.com/kb/PH22796?locale=en_US)
Disk Utility  (https://support.apple.com/en-ca/guide/disk-utility/about-disk-utility-dskutl1029)
Marc Servant