iTunes Music – iTunes Match


August 17, 2015 Meeting: Derek Burrows, Facilitator


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Derek spent the majority of the session talking about (and answering questions about) Apple Music.  This FAQ article by was the starting point for the discussion and provides a full list of things to do with Apple Music.


Apple Music FAQ: Everything you need to know

Apple Music is here. We’ve got the beats and the deets.

On Tuesday, June 30, Apple unleashed Apple Music in all its glory — Beats 1 radio, a redesigned music app, and more custom playlists than you can shake a stick at. Here’s what Apple Music is, what it’s not, how it compares to other services, and what you’ll be able to find on your iPhone, iPad, Mac, or PC. Continue reading


Google Photos, Apple Music and Adobe Flash


July 22, 2015 Meeting: Derek Burrows, Facilitator


NOTE – If you’d like to view a video of the presentation, click here.  You will be taken to Vimeo an be prompted to enter the following password: Sana    


Google Photos – Google has a new service called Google Photos that give you unlimited storage for your photos, with a catch. Is it for you?

  • Google Photos is available through an App that you download from the Apple App Store.
  • The App is free and provides some interesting features
    • Will auto upload from all your devices
    • Automatically organizes photos by people, places and things and images are searchable by these categorizations
    • Editing and sharing functionality
  • Need to maintain your originals on your computer to keep the high res version (the free version of Google Photos will only download small files even though you uploaded high res files)

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