Club elections will be next month in March – round up the usual suspects.
Upcoming meeting topic suggestions mentioned
- Web Design Tools
- Synchronizing folders, drives and computers
- Looking for guest presenters
- Video Production
The Mac OS features Spaces and Exposé were combined into Mission Control in 10.8, Mountain Lion. These tools are all about managing your multiple desktops and open windows.
Products Mentioned in the Meeting
- Flux Web Design Tool – Future Topic
- iShowU a screen casting app from shinywhitebox.com $20 to $59.95 depending on version
- Graphic Converter – the age-old favorite – converts many image and video formats. $39.95
- FantastiCal : translates free-form text or voice to proper calendar format. $19.99 App Store
- Contacts Sync For Google Gmail $3.99 in Mac App Store: Automatically keeps your Google Contacts synchronized with your Apple Contacts.
- iDeskCal : transparent calendar overlay over desktop HashBang Industries
- MacUpdate Package Bundle Deals
- MacHeist : Bundle deals. Kind of weird lately, and infrequent offerings.
- Spacious: makes regular 3-button mouse work like a magic mouse for navigating OS X Spaces, er, Mission Control.
Dinner after the meeting was at Steak and Shake.