September 21, 2014


Todayís meeting of the GTPCC was held in

Community Room of Howell Furniture,

6095 Folsom in Beaumont, Texas


Attendance: 15 members and 3 guests.

  New Members: 0

  Renewals: 0


Guest Speaker: John Ruish

Speaker Presentation: Using Cell Phone As A Computer

At 1:30 pm: Dr. Samís Q&A:


1:30 pm:  Our president opened meeting with Q & A.  Topics discussed:

            Latest cell phones


            Avastís Safe Browser

 2:30 pm: Guest Speaker Presentation: John (Tiny) Ruish, How to Use your cell phone as a computer.

Our guest speaker, John ďTinyĒ Ruish from SW Louisiana PC Userís Group, gave a presentation on using your cell phone as a computer.  He used his own Android device to demonstrate connection to many devices including:

            Monitor with a MHL (Mobile High Definition) cable

            Bluetooth keyboard and Bluetooth mouse

            Google Voice (vs. Keyboard)

            Flash Drive Device

            USB Hub/Docking Station

            USB Hardrive

            Powered Hub

He advised us to make sure the cables we purchased are for your specific phone/device.

He reminded us that GTPCC users are invited to visit SW Louisiana PC Userís Groupís website at www.swlapcug.org.

He also has his own blog we can visit at www.tiny-bs.com.


3:30 pm:  Our president announced our guest speaker for next monthís meeting will be Randy Skiles on Google Docs and Google Drives and Novemberís meeting will be  ďAsk IraĒ with Ira Wilsker.


3:35 pm:    Door prize drawings were held by Jerry McDaniel (See "Door Prizes" page for winners and donors) 

3:52 pm:  Meeting adjourned


Submitted by,

Gwen Jones

GTPCC Secretary