Below is a recording of this years Classroom Technology Training. As always, please contact the IT department for any requests or classroom technology needs you may have!
Tech Tip By J. D. BIERSDORFER NOV. 25, 2016 Q. I have been getting spam invitations to my iOS calendar recently. They come from Chinese accounts and their subjects are for super-discounted Ray-Bans and the like. Is there any solution to this? A. Many iCloud users have recently reported an influx of spam in the […]
Tuesday, August 16th, 2016 at 11:58 am The U.S. Social Security Administration says it is reversing a newly enacted policy that required a cell phone number from all Americans who wished to manage their retirement benefits at ssa.gov. The move comes after a policy rollout marred by technical difficulties and criticism that the new requirement […]
ATM card skimming incidents increased 546% from 2014 to 2015. Click here for the entire article.
Windows 10 will be able to support more IoT devices with new standards coming in 2017 By Agam Shah IDG News Service | Apr 1, 2016 Are you too lazy to open the door or switch on a light? Let Windows 10 and its Cortana voice-activated digital assistant do the job for you. Microsoft’s vision […]
Forget passwords, users would shop on Amazon by clicking a selfie or video By Sharon Gaudin Computerworld | Mar 16, 2016 12:43 PM PT Amazon filed a patent application for a technology that would enable users to pay for purchases using a selfie. The U.S. patent application is for image analysis technology for user authentication. […]
By Rick Broida, Computerworld | Mar 1, 2016 3:30 AM PT It’s going to be an exciting election season. We’ve nominated several Android and iOS apps that can help you follow the races. Mobile apps for the informed voter When it comes to the presidential election, it can be mighty challenging to separate the wheat […]
A Vox article shows you how to better understand the Internet via forty maps. Some of the information is truly stunning, like who has the world’s best overall broadband speeds. http://www.vox.com/a/internet-maps#list-16
This week’s “Tip of the Week” concerns shortcut keys for Windows 8 and Windows 7. The link to an online Yahoo Tech Article below by well-known tech writer David Pogue notes eleven useful shortcut keys for Windows 8. However, eight of those shortcut keys also work for Windows 7 (I tried all the shortcuts on […]
(Courtesy of The Mind Unleashed) This is an excerpt from the record Years, created by Bartholomäus Traubeck, which features seven recordings from different Austrian trees including Oak, Maple, Walnut, and Beech. What you are hearing is an Ash tree’s year ring data. Every tree sounds vastly unique due to varying characteristics of the rings, such as strength, […]