AUGD InfoManager Monday Sept 12, 2016

InfoManager for Monday, September 12, 2016

 by Lynn Wegley, InfoManager, with coeditor Fred Showker 

 What's Here 

01 iPhone InfoManager : New iPhone 7s, headphones, videos, comedy, cameras and more 

02 News from Kirkville: Kirk McElhearn goes after the new iPhone and other Apple antics 

03 Mac Backup Guru 6.0 

04 App Donkey 

05 Introducing the new iPhone 7 

06 Sale Offer 20% Off Internal WiFi Card 

07 5 Quick Tips For Cleaning Space On Your Mac 

08 Live Speed Limit Alerts 

09 Quotes: Dr. Seuss, Cavett Robert 


 01 iPhone InfoManager : New iPhone 7s, headphones, videos, comedy, cameras and more Okay . . .so we're off and running with the new iPhone 7 and the fall-out is horrific! You're either for it, against it, a pundant or an asshole or both. Anyway, the iPhone Infomanager digs deeper and brings you the most interesting and entertaining stuff from the world of iPhone . . . * There's one simple reason Nintendo is bringing Super Mario to the iPhone first * Everything you need to know about preordering the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus * Apple's warranty for water-resistant iPhone 7 doesn't cover liquid damage * How to charge your iPhone 7 and listen to headphones at the same time * Planning on using an old case with the iPhone 7? Nope. * Apple Gets Woke with the iPhone 7 * Steve Jobs talks about Courage * Apple ~ Introducing iPhone 7 


 02 News from Kirkville: Kirk McElhearn goes after the new iPhone and other Apple antics Kirk McElhearn is the "Ask the iTunes Guy" at Macworld -- and he's always got some real cool stuff going on! The introductions of the iPhone 7 has gotten Kirk stirred up, and we can understand why! Go get'im, Kirk! . . . * Kirk goes after the latest iPhone and Watch * Charging the iPhone 7 While Using Headphones is a Mess * Apple just demonstrated why people hate the tech industry * I Forgot How Bad Apple's EarPods (not AirPods) Sound * Apple: Jacks Off iPhone 7 * Apple's AirPod Mistake * Has Apple Lost Interest in the Mac? * Do You Need to Take Screenshots of the Apple TV? Here's How to Do It * How to Encrypt Disk Images with Disk Utility to Protect Sensitive Files * Pretty Scary Security Problem with Amazon; How Is This Even Possible? * Kirk McElhearn's 10 Essential Mac Utilities and much more . . . . 


 03 Mac Backup Guru 6.0 MacDaddy has announcde the release of Mac Backup Guru 6.0, an important update to their backup app for Mac OS X. The app offers direct cloning, synchronization, and incremental snapshots of data. All three backup functions can backup any amount of data, from single files to entire volumes of data. The version 6.0 release offers a number of improvements, including faster backups, user interface improvements, an updated copy engine, and an improved incremental backup process. 


 04 App Donkey I haven't researched this web site to see how up to date the files are, but certainly the concept is great. The site has nearly 1300 free and open source Macintosh compatible apps available. 


 05 Introducing the new iPhone 7 Here we share the iPhone 7 video trailer and the all features scrolling infographic . . . enjoy . . . follow this link: 


 06 Sale Offer 20% Off Internal WiFi Card Through the month of September, QuickerTek is offering a free acNano USB adapter with the purchase of an acHex external antenna system and 20% off of two lines of 802.11ac wireless cards for Macs. Save money and enjoy all the efficiency and convenience of AC wireless with this back to school special.


 07 5 Quick Tips For Cleaning Space On Your Mac This article on really does concentrate on "quick". 


 08 Live Speed Limit Alerts Indie developer, InchWest has released Live Speed Limit Alerts 2.42, an app to avoid police traps and speeding tickets. This app for iPhone and iPad provides real time voice alerts based on "actual" speed limits. Unlike similar apps, speed limits are automatically updated based on the current location.


 09 Quotes: Dr. Seuss, Cavett Robert "Be who you are and say what you feel, because those who mind don't matter and those who matter don't mind." - Dr. Seuss "If you don't think every day is a good day, just try missing one." Cavett Robert 


 And that's it .... have a great week! 

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 ** THE INFO MANAGER A weekly column from the mice of Lynn Wegley and Fred Showker. Lynn is a UGN veteran (AOL User Groups Forum) and User Group Network. He's been a supporter and volunteer on many, many UGNet and User Group Academy projects. As a long time user group member, he's been a volunteer from Honolulu to Boston and beyond. Lynn is currently working to rebuilding the Tulsa Users of Macintosh Society (TUMS) and also is a member of the Apple Corps of Dallas. An active participate on several MUG Facebook pages as well. Fred has been user group guy since 1986, through the AOL UG Forum days, then out onto the web. Fred started and developed the User Group Network as a parallele organization to the Mug News Service, then continued through the founding of the Association of Apple Computer Users and Groups, and continues today at


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