Meetings

FEBRUARY 13, 2018 - iOS 11.3; HOMEPOD; iPHONES & PERFORMANCE THROTTLING; iMAC PRO :
A new version of iOS, coming soon will bring performance enhancements to our phones and iPads, we will explore some of the new features; HomePod is set for release and we will share current product reviews; Apple’s performance throttling of older iPhones is an issue that we will discuss and, finally, a look at the iMac Pro. In addition a brief look at the history of Apple laptops will open the evening.

Follow-up information:
Ron's presentation - pdf
All of Apple's portable Macs since 1984 - pdf
Apple Previews iOS 11.3 - pdf of Phonearena article
Apple Previews iOS 11.3 - pdf of ZDNet article
Your iPhone is About to Get a Bunch of New Features - pdf of Time article
Apple Adding Battery Monitor, Performance Controls to iOS 11.3 - pdf of eWeek article
Apple Will Let Users Deactivate Performance Throttling on iPhones - pdf of ExtremeTech article
Here's how iOS 11/3 handles an iPhone crash due to a bad battery - pdf of ZDNet article
Apple can win electronic medical records game with Health Records in iOS 11.3 - pdf of ZDNet article
Apple HomePod Review - pdf of c|net article
HomePod: Retina for your ears - pdf of iMore article
The new iMac Pro is actually cheaper than the original Mac - pdf of ZDNet article
Opening Up iMac Pro - pdf of eWeek article

The General Meeting always begins at
7:00 pm preceded by an informal Q&A period at 6:30 pm.

The next general meeting will be
Tuesday, MARCH 13. Meeting details are usually posted about a week before the meeting date.
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FEBRUARY 28 (last Wednesday) ST. LOUIS APPLE PROFESSIONALS - Check out their website for further information.
http://www.meetup.com/St-Louis-Apple-Professionals
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PLEASE NOTE : Anyone attending the general meeting MUST use door #7 to enter the building. It will be unlocked, the front door may not be. To reach this door, which will allow you to park much closer to our meeting area, take the first left as you enter the parking lot at the stoplight. Continue across the lot to an intersection where you see the busses parked. Continue straight along this bus parking area past several Parkway facilities buildings. On the right is the high school and as you pass various entry doors to the school you will see large numbers on them. Continue around the school building until you reach door number 7. Our meeting room has changed. Instead of the large open area we will meet in a classroom (room 822). There will be better acoustics, a built-in Smartboard and sound, small tables and individual chairs.
Central High Door 7