Archive for December, 2009
Need a quick presentation for your group’s meeting? Apple Sales Web (ASW) has downloadable presentations that you can use. The topics range from applications like the new iMac to Apple and the Environment. Click on the Presentations tab at the top of your ASW screen and you are sure to find a presentation to fit your group’s interests.
Apple Sales Web https://asw.apple.com
O’Reilly Answers is a community site for sharing knowledge, asking questions and providing answers that brings together customers, authors, editors, conference speakers and Foo (Friends of O’Reilly). User group members are invited to be a part of the beta.
Take part in the conversation.
(Thanks to Marsee Henon of O’Reilly for this tip.)
On November 21, Terry White, founder and President of MacGroup-Detroit, favorite UGU web site evaluator and Director of Creative Pro Technical sales for Adobe, will be the presenter for Mactechic of Michigan’s Saturday Morning Meeting. His website says, “If you don’t have time to do it right, when will you have time to do it over?” Terry shows folks how to do it right the first time.
Enjoy a morning with the best.
Learn about MacGroup-Detroit
The Dutch word for core is klokhuis and the AUG Klokhuis user group is the core of all things Apple in the Netherlands. On December 12 they will celebrate with an “AppleDay,” a popular event regularly sponsored by Klokhuis.
Along with the normal program – meeting point, lectures, wirelessnetwork, workshops etc. – Apple Dag offers a tombola with fantastic prizes.
See why this is a can’t miss event.
Many groups have holiday parties in November, but Yale’s Mac User Group offers holiday ideas to use. Wondering what to buy that Mac-loving friend or relative? Yale’s December 2 meeting will cover electronics for the holidays. Now that’s a merry meeting indeed!
This month’s column includes a group who first met in 1978.
Happy anniversary to a worldwide list of some of our oldest groups.
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1978 Apple Macintosh Users’ Group (Sydney)
1981 Hartford User Group Exchange
(Greetings to President George Carbonell and members of HUGE.)
1984 appleJAC Macintosh Users Group
(Greetings to Apple User Group Advisory Board member Tom Piper and the members of appleJAC.)
2001 The Mount Dora Macintosh Users Group
(Thanks to MDMUG President Allen Kalka for this tip.)
2007 Kachemacs Macintosh User Groups
(Thanks to President Diane Peterson for this tip.)