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Geoffrey Horwitz
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The new Photos App for Mac.
I've been using the new Photos App for a few months now, here are three things that  you should know if you plan on using the new Photos App. • If you use the iCloud Photo Library feature, which syncs all your photos across all your devices — you'll almost ...
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iCloud Essentials Part 1
Mail, Contacts, Calendar, Notes and Reminders. iCloud has more than lived up to it's promise of being your personal contents "Master" storage location.  I've been using iCloud since it's public release in October of 2011, and only have the highest praise fo...
Mail, Contacts, Calendar, Notes and Reminders. iCloud has more than lived up to it's promise of being your personal contents "Master" storage location.  I've been using iCloud since it's public release in October of 2011, a...
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iCloud Basics
Todays blog highlights the many features of iCloud.  In the coming days and weeks, I will expand on each highlighted section to provide more in-depth information to iCloud. To start, iCloud allows device back up, restore, updating to your iPhone, iPad, iPod...
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Apple Watch
Apple Watch is just a few short months away.  If you're like most of the Apple Heads out there, you probably are anxiously awaiting the latest and greatest product creation to come from the mothership in Cupertino.  Im not going to waste time with any prema...
Apple Watch is just a few short months away.  If you're like most of the Apple Heads out there, you probably are anxiously awaiting the latest and greatest product creation to come from the mothership in Cupertino.  Im not go...
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Apple Pay!
Along with two new iPhones, Apple has ambitiously made the way you pay for things so very easy by creating Apple Pay! What it is... With Apple Pay, you'll be able to pay for things in any physical or online  retail store using a contact-less touch system. W...
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Apple's new Photos app for Mac
One of the biggest issues we all are experiencing right now is,  what do we do with our pictures . Taking and sharing pictures has never been easier. Storing and organizing them not so much.  Not to mention, its heavily dependent on what companies you have ...
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Apple Id Two Step Verification
How secure, are our devices?  Really?  If the "bad guys" can hack into the likes of big box retailers like Home Depot and Target, just to name a few, how safe is the information in our iPhone(s), or iPad(s) or iCloud?  Don't think for a minute that we all h...
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Prevention of Diabetes is so important.  Are you doing everything you can?
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OSX 10.10, Yosemite.
Wow, Apple keeps inching OS X and iOS closer and closer together, and they keep incrementally making OS X (and iOS) better as well.  Where Microsoft failed at completely revamping Windows (8), Apple has hit a home-run with OS X 10.10 (Yosemite).  Now don't ...
Wow, Apple keeps inching OS X and iOS closer and closer together, and they keep incrementally making OS X (and iOS) better as well.  Where Microsoft failed at completely revamping Windows (8), Apple has hit a home-run with OS...
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iPhone 6, First Review
I want to start this by saying, I was and still am, extremely happy with my iPhone 5S.  It was a bit thinner, and longer than the 4S that I had used for two years, had better battery life, better camera, and a slew of other features that made it much better...
I want to start this by saying, I was and still am, extremely happy with my iPhone 5S.  It was a bit thinner, and longer than the 4S that I had used for two years, had better battery life, better camera, and a slew of other f...
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iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus
The Apple iPhone press conference, held this week was a great showcase for the latest addition to the iPhone family, the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus.  Like previous releases, these iPhones themselves don't offer any real groundbreaking changes, rather they o...
The Apple iPhone press conference, held this week was a great showcase for the latest addition to the iPhone family, the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus.  Like previous releases, these iPhones themselves don't offer any real groun...
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The MacMentor
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  • The MacMentor
    Chief Mentor, present
  • Abbott Laboratories
    IT Consultant, 2011 - 2012
  • Apple Store
    Specialist, 2011 - 2012
  • SAP AG/IBM/Accenture
    Portal SME, 1999 - 2010
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    1986 - 1991
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