Tuesday, July 28, 2009

Outline of July 28 Meeting

Announcements

Anyone hew here since the May meeting?

Please fill out the questionnaire.

I have mirrored ncc-mac.blogspot.com to my Facebook and Plaxo accounts.

Befriend me if you wish to see NCC-Mac postings on those services.

Apple updated a lot of its software in June/July!

Apple - Support - Downloads

AirPort Utility

AppleTV

Bluetooth Firmware Update

Digital Camera RAW Compatibility Update

Final Cut Pro

GarageBand

iDVD

iLife Support

iMovie

iPhone Configuration Utility

iPhone OS

iPhoto

iTunes

Java for Mac OS X 10.4 & 10.5

MacBook Air SMC Firmware Update

MacBook Pro EFI Firmware Update

ProKit

QuickTime

Safari

Time Capsule and AirPort Base Station Firmware Update

Xcode

Apple Developer Connection - Mac Dev Center

Mac OS X 10.6 (Snow Leopard) due in September

$29 upgrade for 10.5 owners.

FreeSMUG Suite CD of open-source software

FreeSMUG Suite CD — FreeSMUG

Q&A, General Discussion

Fun With Video: Redux

Downloading the undownloadable

In Safari, Window->Activity

Find what looks like the file you want. (Tricky)

Option-Double-Click that file.

Special case for YouTube videos

nathan hammond :: YouTube HD Download Bookmarklet

Playing the unplayable

Flip4Mac WMV Player—plays Windows Media Files through QuickTime Player.

Telestream Flip4Mac WMV - Overview

Perian—plays most everything else.

Perian - The swiss-army knife of QuickTime® components

Quick and dirty DVD

iDVD

Any version?

Burn

Burn - Home

iTunes

MPEG Streamclip

Squared 5 - MPEG Streamclip video converter for Mac OS X