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Happy 2024

HAPPY NEW YEAR. 2024.. or 2^10+10^3, for any math nerds out there. Don’t put that date on your cheques!!. Any wanna-be instructors lurking out there are welcome to put a short lesson together for Monday’s classes. Or maybe reply with … Continue reading

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Beginning Windows 10 / 11

Here are the slides for Dorothy & George’s class, “Beginning Windows 10 / 11 In 2024 we will move on to Beginning Computers and Phones, covering more than just Windows. https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1A5krp-iqSprml_bghd6pEHQwj_dw-BWx/edit?usp=sharing&ouid=101236433564548916223&rtpof=true&sd=true

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Christmas Buffet in the Cafeteria, December 4th at 1:30pm

SOLD OUT – No further tickets for sale.  Contact George for any information. If you missed the ticket sales, you can join a wait list by phoning the front desk, 250-382-3151 . Lunch: Served December 4th, 1:30 pm. Menu: Buffet … Continue reading

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Iot, friend or foe

The Internet of Things (IoT) and digital assistants can help seniors in many ways Timely reminder to take medications Time to wake for an early morning appointment A ten minute timer for something cooking What wear for the day’s weather … Continue reading

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Lessons Learned in Hybrid AGM Demo

Our demo on Aug. 29th of a meeting with both Zoom and in-person attendees (hybrid) for a ballroom turned out to be more of a learning experiernce than a clean demo.   We will try again September 25th. Lessons I learned … Continue reading

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2023 Picnic

A warm time was enjoyed by all who found the 2023 Computer Club Picnic.  Lots of leftovers taken home. From left to right: Christine, Dorothy, Marcia, George, Dave, Sharon, Janet and Lin.  Anna Keane who took the photo,  is not … Continue reading

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A Month of Email in July

Part 1, Presentation slides If I have only one email address and one device, what’s to know? Writing better emails A bit of humour Managing your emails Parts of an email address Email service providers from your point of view … Continue reading

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Ask our Computer Club Experts about Fraud

Here is the link to the slides shown Tuesday, May 30, 2023.  You might enjoy the interactive quiz on the last slide.

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The Augmented Human: How Computers Can Make Us Smarter (and Dumber)

 Miguel Nacenta gave a very interesting presentation “The Augmented Human: How Computers Can Make Us Smarter (and Dumber)”.  Here is a link to download the PDF. We do not record presentations, but here is a youtube video by Miguel about … Continue reading

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Calendars, Email Security and Migrating Contacts

Here is the slide presentation for Tuesday’s May 16th presentation by George on Calendars, Email Security, and Migrating Contacts

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