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Passion Finds a Way – Local Talk 2016.02.06

HMAUS members met on Saturday, February 6 for the first HI Touch Meetup of the new year. Special guests included Aaron Loo, accomplished musician, singer and composer; and Ricky Li, photographer and social media manager at AdStreamz, Inc. HMAUS’ Doctor Kokua also held a tech support session. Aaron Loo gave the audience a very special […]

Happy Birthday HMAUS-L – Local Talk 2015.12.27

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Article by Doug Frick Twenty years ago today, the HMAUS-L mailing list began operation! We had an active HMAUS Telecomm SIG, and the focus was gradually moving from BBSs/AOL/Compuserve to the Internet. I was looking for a good place to post HMAUS announcements on-line. The original idea was to post on the news:hawaii.announce newsgroup and […]

Trading Post Returns – Local Talk 2015.12.24

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  What to do when the season brings you more toys than you have room for? Pass them on to someone else who could put them to good use! We’ve resurrected the Trading Post on the HMAUS Signal web site thanks to a request from member Donna Miller. She’s hoping to replace a laptop for […]

Festive Made Easy – Local Talk 2015.11.29

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  Are you looking for holiday ideas? The Festive Celebrations DVD can help! Thanks to AppleUsers.Org of Australia HMAUS is an authorized distributor of their awesome collection of holiday focused clip art, images, fonts, greeting cards, coloring books and more. We’re offering it to HMAUS members for only $5… just enough to cover the cost […]

Local Talk 2015.11.18 – Celebrating Earth’s G...

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Have you ever thought about the people you meet in life? Those you meet from time to time at any of our HMAUS meetings, for example? This was the question posed by Terrence Young at a recent idea session. He expressed how being a member of HMAUS rewarded him with the opportunity to get to […]

Local Talk 2015.10.19 – Let’s Have a Print Pa...

Holidays and greeting cards go together so we thought a Print Party would be just the right thing to do for our October Imagemakers Workshop. We could learn about the latest in printing technology, inks and paper. We could also revisit the basics in image preparation for print delivery. In addition to all this “learning” […]