Wednesday, October 27, 2010

Outline of October 27, 2010 NCC-Mac Meeting

Announcements

If you're a new attendee, please give us your email address so you'll be able to get meeting announcements.

Some of Apple's software updated since the September meeting

Apple - Support - Downloads

What do you call people who come out on rainy evenings to talk about computers?

Nerds! Happy Halloween Eve Eve Eve Eve.

MacBook SMC Firmware Update 1.4

This firmware update addresses an issue with certain MacBook and MacBook Pro models from 2007-2008 that prevents them from charging with new power adapters.

October 07, 2010 - 880 KB

MacBook Pro SMC Firmware Update 1.4

This firmware update addresses an issue with certain MacBook and MacBook Pro models from 2007-2008 that prevents them from charging with new power adapters.

October 07, 2010 - 882 KB

Java for Mac OS X 10.5 Update 8

Java for Mac OS X 10.5 Update 8 delivers improved compatibility, security, and reliability by updating J2SE 5.0 to 1.5.0_26, and updating Java SE 6 to 1.6.0_22 for 64-bit capable Intel-based Macs.

October 20, 2010 - 119.07 MB

Java for Mac OS X 10.6 Update 3

Java for Mac OS X 10.6 Update 3 delivers improved compatibility, security, and reliability by updating Java SE 6 to 1.6.0_22.

October 20, 2010 - 74.30 MB

Frontier Broadband in Langlois by November?! OK, WHEN?!

The next meeting will be held 6:00 PM, Thursday, January 27, 2011 at the Langlois Library.

(subject to confirmation)

November 25 is Thanksgiving

December 30 is New Year's Eve Eve.

Happy Holidays!

Q&A, General Discussion

Apple Special Event, October 20, 2010 (Back to the Mac)


Saturday, October 23, 2010

NCC-Mac October Meeting Reminder

The next meeting of the North Curry County Macintosh Users is WEDNESDAY October 27, 6:00 PM at the Langlois Library. (The Library has called dibs on our regular night for their kids Halloween party.) I'll be summarizing Steve Jobs' keynote from the Apple Special Event of October 20 (Back to the Mac).

If you want to see Jobs' whole 90+ minute presentation, bring to the meeting a flash drive or hard disk that has room for 1GB, or search for "Apple Keynotes" at the iTunes Store.

Sunday, October 3, 2010

Another Public Service Announcement (no Mac content)

Here's another GetAFluShot.com clinic in our neighborhood.

DateTimeLocation
Monday, 10/04/2010
11:00 AM to 3:00 PM Langlois Market, 48444 Highway 101, Langlois, OR, 97450

Friday, October 1, 2010

Outline of September 30, 2010 NCC-Mac Meeting

Announcements

If you're a new attendee, please give us your email address so you'll be able to get meeting announcements.

Some of Apple's software updated since the August meeting

Apple - Support - Downloads

TechTool Deluxe

TechTool Deluxe from Micromat is a powerful diagnostic utility that allows you to test your computer's critical system components. TechTool Deluxe can also repair your computer's disk structure and rebuild its directories as necessary. TechTool Deluxe is only available with an AppleCare Protection Plan.

September 05, 2010

iWeb 3.0.2

This update refines comment and search support for blogs and podcasts published to MobileMe. It also resolves some issues related to publishing sites to MobileMe.

September 07, 2010 - 177.14 MB

Safari 5.0.2

This update contains improvements to performance, usability, compatibility and security.

September 07, 2010 - 37.56 MB (Snow Leopard) 49.59 MB (QuickTime) 31.08 MB (Windows) 46.71 MB (Leopard)

Safari 4.1.2 for Tiger

Fixes an issue that could prevent users from submitting web forms.

September 07, 2010 - 29.46 MB

Lanier-7 Printer Drivers for Mac OS X v10.6

This update installs the latest software for your Lanier printer or scanner.

September 09, 2010 - 20.52 MB

NRG-7 Printer Drivers for Mac OS X v10.6

This update installs the latest software for your NRG printer or scanner.

September 09, 2010 - 19.7MB

Ricoh-7 Printer Drivers for Mac OS X v10.6

This update installs the latest software for your Ricoh printer or scanner.

September 09, 2010 - 21.78 MB

Gestetner-7 Printer Drivers for Mac OS X v10.6

This update installs the latest software for your Gestetner printer or scanner.

September 09, 2010 - 20.31 MB

Savin-7 Printer Drivers for Mac OS X v10.6

This update installs the latest software for your Savin printer or scanner.

September 09, 2010 - 20.32 MB

Infotec-7 Printer Drivers for Mac OS X v10.6

This update installs the latest software for your Infotec printer or scanner.

September 09, 2010 - 20.05 MB

Brother 2.4 Printer Drivers for Mac OS X v10.6

This update installs the latest software for your Brother printer or scanner.

September 09, 2010 - 104.70 MB

Security Update 2010-006 (Snow Leopard)

Security Update 2010-005 is recommended for all users and improves the security of Mac OS X. Previous security updates have been incorporated into this security update.

September 20, 2010 - 1.93 MB

LED Cinema Display Software Update 1.0

This software update provides support for the 27-inch LED Cinema Display.

September 22, 2010 - 75.79 MB

iTunes 10

iTunes makes it easy to enjoy your favorite music, movies, TV shows and more on your Mac, iPhone, iPad, or iPod.

September 24, 2010 - 84 MB (Mac) 71.54 MB (Win 32) 72.41 MB (Win 64)

My Opinions on iTunes 10

If you don't want Ping or enhanced rentals, stay with iTunes 9 as long as it still works.

Frontier Broadband in Langlois by November?!

The next meeting will be held 6:00 PM, Wednesday, October 27, 2010 at the Langlois Library. Note that it's Wednesday this one time.

(subject to confirmation)

Q&A, General Discussion

Magic iDVD