2022-05 Online SIG Notes

Recent new product and service announcements Dish launching 5G service in 25 major markets (Fierce Wireless) Western Digital announces 26TB hard drives and 15TB server SSDs (arsTechnica) Google I/O 2022: Android 13 and New Products (Laptop Magazine) Google Pixel 6a...

2022-04 Online SIG Notes

Web browser articles Chrome 100 with security updates released (ghacks.net) Microsoft Edge 100 improvements (ghacks.net) What’s new in Brave 1.37: new sidebar, custom new tab backgrounds and privacy improvements (ghacks.net) 5G Home Internet articles AT&T 5G Home...

2022-03 Online SIG

Today’s handout is available here: 202203 Online SIG Internet Microsoft Teams Personal Windows Inside/Out Why the ecosystem is important when you buy a “smart” device Android or iPhone – which is best in 2022? Windows 11 Tips & Tricks Windows 11 version...

2022-02 Online SIG Notes

20220218 NTPCUG Online SIG Click the link above for the February handout. Today’s topics: Current state of 5G, nationally and locally Windows 11: adoption rate, known issues 3 ways Microsoft will distribute Windows 11 updates Windows 11 changes coming in...

2022-01 Online SIG Notes

January – the “looking forward” month: 2022 product rollouts (Consumer Electronics Show) News items Spring cleaning, review and test backup strategy Windows 11 devices at CES showcase industry-leading sustainability, powerful hybrid work and robust security (Windows...

2021-10 Online SIG Notes

At our October meeting, Gil Brand discussed his experiences in getting higher bandwidth Internet service at the lowest price. You can watch/download the video from this URL: OctoberSIG recording.  Randy Durham also discussed his experiences with Panasonic phones that...

2021-09 Online SIG Links

Windows 11 News Windows 11 available on October 5 (Microsoft) Windows 11 arrives on October 5, Android apps will come later (ARS Technica) Windows 11 lifecycle and servicing (Microsoft) Windows 11 will have an annual feature update cadence, a change from the...

2021-08 Online SIG Links

Internet 8 Chrome security extensions that can help protect your privacy (Ghacks.net) Windows 10 blocks Potentially Unwanted Apps by default now (Ghacks.net) Brave Browser’s new privacy protections: time-based permissions and more (Ghacks.net) Windows Microsoft...