GTPCC MEETING MINUTES
January 16, 2011
Dr. Sam Giglio opened meeting at 1:40 p.m. with Questions & Answers.
Startup Menus were discussed.
Dr. Sam suggested CCleaner – Tools – Startup Manager to disable programs for more resources when booting.
Dr. Sam will research certain programs that were mentioned for startups and discuss it at the next meeting.
Shoot The Messenger program was mentioned to disable MS Messenger.
Dr. Sam reminded us of Time Warner adding more HD channels.
Type “1” in front of channel no. for HD.
Checking speed of Time Warner was discussed.
Dr. Sam introduced our guest speaker at 2:30 p.m., Brett Blackmon with Maverick Communications.
Brett showed us a short video of Total Connect by Honeywell covering home surveillance systems.
Hugh then instructed us on the technology aspect of surveillance systems at businesses with a slide presentation. He showed us how technology has transformed from analog camera-useage to IP cameras
Don made several announcements.
Our guest speaker for next month will be GTPCC member Cory Griffith on open source hardware and software.
Elections will be held at next month’s meeting.
Look under Bulletin Board on our web site for ‘free stuff’ information.
Jerry McDaniel informed us the club has replaced the TV with a projector screen. Discussion will be held on giving away the TV. Need suggestions on a portable screen. Will mention it to Howell’s.
Drawing for Door Prizes held by Treasurer, Jerry McDaniel
Gwen Jones; GTPCC Secretary