July 19, 2015

Todayís meeting of the GTPCC was held in Community Room of Howell Furniture, 6095 Folsom in Beaumont, Texas 


Attendance: 22 members and 5 guests.

             New Members: 1 Melanie Smith

             Renewals: 0


Guest Speaker: Lauri Arnold, LIT Prog.Dirctor, Comp.Networking

Speaker Presentation: What Is New In Networking

At 1:30 pm: Dr. Samís Q&A: Dr. Sam opened meeting with Q & A.  Topics discussed:

              Windows 10

              Disabling your antivirus

              Startup programs



              Smart TVs

              Stewart Griggs, President of SW La PC Userís Group, led us in a video on Amazonís Echo


2:30 pm: Our guest speaker, Lauri Arnold, LIT Program Director in Computer Networking, spoke

              on latest updates in computer networking, such as IOT (Internet Of Things).  She led an

              open discussion on the effect of the computer industry on home, medicine, and

              everyday life as it was, is now, and could be it the future.  Specific topics discussed:  high

              definition antennas, garage door openers, refrigerators, grocery stores, smart TVs,

              traffic control and routers.


3:40 pm: Our president reminded us of next monthís meeting:  Damien Ferguson with

              Computer Shak: "All Things New With Apple Products".


3:42 pm:  Door prize drawings were held by Jerry McDaniel. See "Door Prizes" page for door prize winners and donors


3:52 pm:  Meeting adjourned.


Submitted by,

Gwen Jones

GTPCC Secretary