September 13, 2017

Chaos

Star trails over the rock phenomenon The Ships (Bulgaria)

Years ago, I read a book by James Gleick about a new theory called “chaos.” Chaos was popularly explained by its application to weather theory in this simplistic statement: “A butterfly flapping its wings in Brazil can cause a tornado in Texas.” My computer club, the Apple Corps of Dallas, is always a safe place…

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September 13, 2017

Why seeing thatgamecompany excites me

Video Game called Sky

For those of you that watched Apple’s keynote on September 12th, you may have seen the game called Sky by the company called thatgamecompany. This may have been some of the most exciting and interesting games for me as thatgamecompany has been making games exclusively for large home consoles like the Sony Playstation and is…

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September 1, 2017

No Texting Texas

No Texting Texans!

As of September 1st, 2017, It is now illegal to text while driving a vehicle in the State of Texas. A law signed by Gov. Greg Abbott last month will finally go into full effects and cover the entire state. Supporters of the bill hope it will make the roads safer; 1 in 5 crashes involves driver…

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September 1, 2017

Apple announces keynote for September 12th

Apple keynote logo

Apple has announces that they will be presenting a keynote for the first time ever at the Steve Jobs Theater at Apple’s newest campus in Cupertino, California. Many analysts, and historians, predict that this will be Apple taking time to introduce people to their newest campus that began design production when Steve Jobs was still…

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August 9, 2017

iOS SIG is now the App SIG

App SIG icon

It Started 10 Years Ago Can you believe about 10 years ago the iPhone SIG started at The Apple Corps of Dallas? Back then it was all about the revolutionary phone that was a smart phone, an iPod, and a web browsing device. About a year later all of that changed when Apple allowed developers…

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May 18, 2017

Apple Patch Day May 15th

Patch Day

Apple has updated and patched most of their major operating systems across a myriad of devices. Here are the updates as follows: macOS Sierra The macOS Sierra 10.12.5 Update improves the stability, compatibility, and security of your Mac, and is recommended for all users. This update: Fixes an issue where audio may stutter when played…

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May 3, 2017

Cloak

Cloak App User Review

With the government allowing your internet service provider to sell your web history. It may be a good time to start looking for a good VPN product. A VPN can make surfing on unsecured networks more secure by encrypting all of your traffic on that network and then decrypted it at their server and send…

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April 26, 2017

Parallels for Mac Review

Parallels for Mac Review

Recently I had a need to access work resources from my Mac but everything for work is Windows only. I installed Parallels and a copy of Windows 10. It didn’t take me more than an hour to install the Parallels and Windows 10. I also installed Microsoft Office, Company VPN software, and a few other…

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April 6, 2017

iOS 10.3.1 Security Update

Hot on the heels of iOS 10.3 is 10.3.1 and it is recommended that you update for security. Apple identified a risk that would allow someone who is close or nearby to run code on the Wi-Fi chip itself. As many of us use Wi-Fi in public places and in addition to assisting the location…

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April 4, 2017

Apple working on new Mac Pro and Displays

I’ve never been so happy to hear Apple is rethinking a change they did in 2013. I have a 2010 Mac Pro and when Apple decided to change the design in 2013, I was not very impressed. We went from a design that allowed me to easily add and change drives, memory and video cards…

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