USEFUL LINKS

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Apple.com the mother ship
Apple User GuidesUsers Guides for all Apple devices can be found here.
Apple InsiderInformation on everything Apple.
Apple SupportGo straight to the source for help.
9 to 5 MacTracks Apple and Apple products.
Dan's TutorialsClear, Simple tutorials and frequent TVAUG presenter
Dealnews.com This site began in 1997 when Compaq was the #1 computer. Times have changed! Apple products are everywhere.
Geeky Gadgets/Apple Looking for a great deal? Take a look here. Not for impulsive shoppers.
iMore iPhone, iPad, Mac, and all things Apple: featuring news, reviews, help and tips, buyer guides, forums and accessories.
Lynda.com Training VideosExcellent video tutorials by world class instructors. Now called Linked IN Learning. Available free through Sumter County Library.
MacMostLearn about the latest technology and buying choices for the Mac and iOS devices.
MacRumorsMacRumors attracts a broad audience of both consumers and professionals interested in the latest technologies and products.
MacVoicesMacVoices is the internet show that delivers in-depth discussions with the most influential people in the Apple industry
MonopriceGreat source for replacing or buying a cable, home theater goodies, etc.
OSXDailyNews, tips, software, reviews, and more for Mac OSX, iPhone, iPad.
Other World Computing OWC has memory, external drives, SSD, Thunderbolt products, and great video tutorials to do it yourself. Great phone support.
Six Colors Named after the old 6 color Apple logo; MacWorld writers
Take Control Books30% off on publications focused on Mac and Apple devices.
Tech Talk AmericaFormerly PC Classes online with David Cox
TidbitsThoughtful detailed coverage of everything Apple
Villages Computer ClubThe VCC exists to help members continue to learn and understand the capabilities of Windows-based personal computers.

Apple Discontinues the iPod, Ending an Iconic Era in Personal Computing

The iPod—a product that almost single-handedly changed the trajectory of hanging-on-for-dear-life Apple Computer to the now $2.5 trillion Apple Inc. —is dead.

2022 TVAUG Scholarship Award Winners

he TVAUG Board had its annual luncheon on April 22, 2022  and invited the 5 college scholarship applicants from Wildwood Middle High School along with their guidance counselors to join us.  The Executive Board and its scholarship awards team led by Judy Reed were so impressed by the students that a decision was made to also award the 3 runners-up $1,000 scholarships.

How to see your download and upload speeds on Mac

At times, you might want to know your internet download and upload speeds on your Mac. This is especially true when you’re trying to stream a video, make a video call, download files, or play online games, and the experience is subpar. This tutorial shows you how to check your download and upload speeds,

Apple drops trade-in value for Mac, iPad, and Apple Watch

If you’re waiting to trade in your old Mac, iPad, or Apple Watch for a new model, bad news. Apple has lowered the estimated prices for all of these products, which means you’ll get less when trading in them for a new product by the company.

Apple now lets you buy parts so you can fix your iPhone yourself

Apple now lets you buy parts so you can fix your iPhone yourself