Apple User Group

Apple CIDER Macintosh User Group

The Apple Computer Information and Data Exchange of Rochester, is one of the oldest and largest Apple User Group. Our main purpose is educational; we demonstrate, inform, and instruct in the use of Apple computing technology. Since 1978, Apple CIDER has had a dedicated staff of volunteers who maintain the organization and help run meetings. Whether you’ve been using a Mac for years or just bought your first MacBook or iPhone, or iPad just last week, come and expand the horizons of your Apple world. Meetings are held September to June on the 2nd Wednesday of the month, at East High School, 1801 East Main Street, between Culver and Ohio Streets. Q&A meetings are held the the following Saturday.  Special meetings are held at different locations during the summer.  Click here to subscribe to our calendar.

Upcoming Virtual General Meeting: June 9th @ 7:00 PM

via Zoom and YouTube.

  • WWDC Announcements
  • Plant Identification Apps w/Carol Arieno
  • Q&A

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Saturday Virtual SIG: June 12th @ 3:00 PM

E-mail if you plan on attending, to get a link to the virtual meeting.

Virtual Board Meeting: June 16th @ 7:30 PM

Virtual Board Meeting

Following Meeting: July 14th

  • In Person Picnic!

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From our Blog

January 24th – Macintosh Computer Day – Fun Holiday

On this day in 1984, the very first Macintosh computer, the precursor of today’s Apple computers or “Macs” as they are lovingly called, was introduced to the consumer market.

Source: Macintosh Computer Day – Fun Holiday

The Best Apple-Related Accessories at CES 2021 – MacRumors

CES 2021 is taking place digitally this year, and it hasn’t been as exciting as in past years because many vendors have opted out. That said, some companies are still showing off some interesting Apple-related accessories that are coming out this year and that will be of interest to Mac, iPad, and iPhone users.

Source: The Best Apple-Related Accessories at CES 2021 – MacRumors