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Red Alert! Red Alert!! March General Meeting Location Is Different in March!

The March general meeting will happen on the regular day, Monday, 16 March, but… the location will be different: we’re meeting at Di-No Computers, 2817 E. Foothill Blvd., Pasadena; (626) 795-6674. The Meeting after the Meeting location will also be … Continue reading

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Did You Know?

Way back when (when I worked at Sears in Brand Central, the electronics department (in the early 90s)), one of the big selling points for car phones vs hand-held cell phones was that car phones had better coverage because they … Continue reading

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Were You at the Meeting Last Night?

If not, we missed you… At Conrad’s, it was all about KPFK; Cats, the movie; Andrew Lloyd Weber musicals; Andrew’s watch; Polar Express; more movies; stock exchange stories; and tipping nightmares. That’s my story; I’m sticking to it!

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Were You at the Meeting Last Night?

If not, you missed a really great presentation! WOW!! At Conrad’s, bus and train fares, various movie and studio gossip, buying a new car at dealerships, “birds of prey”, comic books to movies, Stargate excitement, adventure films pretending to be … Continue reading

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Were You at the Meeting Last Night?

If not, you missed… At Conrad’s, we had Starbucks locations, Ingress anomalies, Steak ’n Shake, VR, iPhone photos used for billboards, Fiats vs muscle cars, pristine vs Palestine, alligators & snowbirds in Florida, iPhone in ketchup, boba straws, and silly … Continue reading

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Who Are You and What Do You Do

At The Sweet Setup: Every week we {aim to} post a new interview with someone about what software they use on their Mac, iPhone, or iPad. We do these interviews because not only are they fun, but a glimpse into … Continue reading

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Were You at the Meeting Last Night?

If not, your HomePod won’t sound anywhere near as magnificent as Leonard’s. At Conrad’s, the current MacBook keyboard, i3 Mac Mini, accordions, ocarinas, domestic cats & space aliens, West Covina, Pasadena, Vancouver, HBO, and stuff on the roof were what … Continue reading

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Were You at the Meeting Last Night?

If not, you’ll never know just how cool doing stuff in iMovie can be. At Conrad’s, movie sets, Amazon rain forest politics, CBS & Viacom, iMDB, cats & coyotes, LG phone charging cables, and ketchup dominated. That’s my story; I’m … Continue reading

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Were You at the Meeting Last Night?

If not, a totally gobsmacking presentation on the new iMac Pro and Apple Watch (and iOS and MacOS), and too much cool stuff in Apps & Traps is what you missed. At Conrad’s, cameras, big TVs, the Paul McCartney concert … Continue reading

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Who Are You and What Do You Do

At The Sweet Setup: Every week we {aim to} post a new interview with someone about what software they use on their Mac, iPhone, or iPad. We do these interviews because not only are they fun, but a glimpse into … Continue reading

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