Wednesday, March 25, 2009

Gizmos and Gadgets Technology Expo - Oshawa

Promoting our club - several members at the Gizmos and Gadgets Technology Expo, Oshawa Public Library - March 24, 2009. Visitors were shown digital imaging, tablet computing, the Linux operating system, Vista, and music recording software.

During one of the break-out sessions, we demonstrated the use of web cameras for Skype video and voice communication, as well as direct voice calls (with Skype) to landlines from a home computer.

Monday, March 16, 2009

March Mtg. - Tax Software & Skype

Krista Sylvestervich and Sebastian Reisch present UFile and Quick Tax, for comparison of these two excellent tax preparation applications.

We video conferenced with club member, Mike Roche, while he was vacationing in Myrtle Beach.

[Photos by Ron Locke]

February Mtg.- Windows 7 with The Computer Mechanics

Les Shaw and Deb Cormier [The Computer Mechanics] after their presentation - an overview of Windows 7 beta. And, thanks again for providing many of the answers during our following Bug Session.