GTPCC MEETING MINUTES
August 16, 2015
Today’s meeting of the GTPCC was held in Community Room of Howell Furniture,
6095 Folsom in Beaumont, Texas
Attendance: 21 members and 8 guests.
New Members: 0
Renewals: 2 (Conroy Hughes, Jr. and John Lauve)
Guest Speaker: Damien Ferguson of Computer Shak
Speaker Presentation: All Things New With Apple Products
At 1:30 pm: Dr. Sam’s Q&A:
Dr. Sam opened meeting with Q & A. Topics discussed:
Email retrieval after Windows 10 installation
Email security concerns
Land line phones
Email retrieval on Firefox
CCleaner on mobile devices
Note: Regularly check your modems for updates
At 2:30 pm: Guest Speaker Presentation:
Our guest speaker, Damien Ferguson, with Computer Shak, gave us a presentation, “Everything Apple”,
about new Apple products.
He spoke to us about the Apple Watch, IOS9 (for mobile devices) and OS X EI Capitan
for (MacBooks). The Apple watch will work with the iPhone 5 and up. One of the most
impressive features of the new operating systems is the split view for full screen apps.
Damien commented on compatible utility software for Apple products and
recommended Malwarebytes and Avast. He also led a short discussion on SSDs (Solid
Damien is Branch Manager at Computer Shak’s Port Arthur location (at 8675 9th Ave)
and is an Apple Specialist.
He can be reached at 409-729-7425 or Shak2@computershakinc.com.
At 3:50 pm: Door prize drawing held by Jerry McDaniel. See "Door Prizes" page for door prize winners and donors.
At 4:00 pm: Meeting Adjourned