Meeting Topics 2017-2018

Date Desktop Systems
9.00am to 10.25am
Mobile Systems
10.35am to 12.00noon
Location
9 Sep Elect Club Officers and Topic Planning County Complex
14 Oct The Mike & Barry Show
   — Keeping Your PC & Mac Clean Part 2:
      › Maximizing your computer’s storage space
      › Preference files
      › Windows Registry
      › Clear out Downloads folder
      › Emptying Trash & Recycle Bin
      › Clean up iTunes library
      › Moving iTunes media (and/or Photos Library) to an external volume
      › Removing duplicates
         ›› macOS: Gemini 2
         ›› Windows: ??
County Complex
11 Nov No Meeting — Veterans Day County Complex
9 Dec How the Internet Works
   — How Encryption Works (http vs. https)
   — Who Owns the Internet?
   — RFP — Who controls the Internet and how is it updated?
County Complex
13 Jan Video Editing (iMovie) County Complex
10 Feb The Mike & Barry Show:
   — Tips & Tricks: iOS, macOS, Windows
      › Notes
      › Reminders
      › Dictation
      › Siri
      › Maps
      › Sending large files
         ›› Apple Mail Drop
         ›› Dropbox (and other cloud storage file sharing)
      › Encrypted email
County Complex
10 Mar GarageBand: How to make your own music for videos or for fun. County Complex
14 Apr Photo Slide Shows
   — Editing (Ken Burns effect)
   — Lightroom Mobile
   — iOS photo apps
      › modifying your photos
      › selfies
County Complex
12 May iOS & Android
   — Messaging
   — Settings
   — Automation tools
   — Phone (WiFi calling)
County Complex
9 Jun You and Your Web Browsers
   — Safari
   — Chrome
   — Firefox
County Complex
14 Jul Home Automation Part 2
   — Using Voice Assistants
      › Apple HomePod
         ›› Amazon Echo (and Dot)
         ›› Google Home
         ›› Microsoft Cortana
County Complex
11 Aug Augmented Reality County Complex
8 Sep Elect Officers and Topic Planning County Complex