IT Talk on Internet Security (Saturday, 4-11-2017)

What is Internet Security? Internet Security is the online ways and methods to prevent your data, your identity, etc. being stolen by hackers. Come and learn the proper ways to minimise your risk of getting into trouble when connected to the Internet.

Topic: Internet Security
Date: 4th Nov 2017 (Saturday)
Time: 3.00PM to 5.00PM
Course Fee: Free (no charge)
Venue: Jurong Regional Library

Direction: Nearest MRT: Jurong East

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Talk on Cloud Storage and Sharing (11-11-17, Saturday)

Cloud storage is about storage and sharing of information. Be it a document, a movie or just images. Six storage (computing) methods will be discussed. They include 1) Apple iCloud, 2) Google Drive, 3) Microsoft OneDrive, 4) Dropbox, and 5) Youtube.

Topic: Cloud Storage and Sharing

Date: 11th Nov 2017 (Saturday)
Time: 3.00PM to 5.00PM
Course Fee: Free (no charge)
Venue: Bukit Merah Library

Direction: Nearest MRT: Tiong Bahru, exit and turn right, up escalator and take bus number 5 or 16 or 851 to end (Bukit Merah Bus Interchange). About 5 minutes walk to library.

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All About Mobile Apps

What is a mobile App?
A mobile App is a small program to perform a specific task in your smartphone. All mobile phones come with a standard set of Apps provided by the phone manufacturer. However, there are a lot more that are downloadable (free) from the Internet.

For this session, we will focus on the following six useful Apps:

1) NLB Mobile & OverDrive
2) WhatsApp
3) SG Buses
4) Facebook
5) Google Maps
6) Youtube

Topic: All about Mobile Apps
Date: 14th Oct (Saturday)
Time: 3PM to 5PM
Venue: Bukit Merah Public Library
Course fee: Free (no charge)
Direction: Nearest MRT: Tiong Bahru, exit and turn right, up escalator and take bus number 5 or 16 or 851 to end (Bukit Merah Bus Interchange). About 5 minutes walk to library.

Coffee Chat/IT Clinic

Come to have your Smartphone problems answered (as best as I can). This coffee chat/IT Clinic is also intended for those participants who have attended the monthly IT classes (free) in Bukit Merah Library – to followup on the lessons (Last lesson – Microsoft Windows 10)

We gather together to share our skills, problems and to engage ourselves in lifelong learning and friendship. Details of coffee chat are as follows:

Date: 16th Sept (Saturday)
Time: 5PM to 8PM
Venue: 313 @ Somerset (Food Court at Level 5)

Do drop by if you are interested. All are welcome!

IT Talk on Using Microsoft Windows 10 Operating System

The latest Microsoft Windows 10 Operating System is designed also with a purpose for “Touch Screen” laptops and desktop PCs. It can work with and accept Apps like any smartphones and tablets. The original “Windows 7” style of usage is also available if you know how to configure and use them.

Come and learn how to navigate around the latest Microsoft Windows 10 Operating System. You can also backup all your iPhone pictures to your Windows 10 PC and more.

Date: 9th Sept (Saturday)
Time: 3PM to 5PM
Venue: Bukit Merah Public Library
Admission is free but registration with National Library Board is required. Course is suitable for both Adults and Seniors.
Direction: Nearest MRT: Tiong Bahru, exit and turn right, up escalator and take bus number 5 or 16 or 851 to end (Bukit Merah Bus Interchange). About 5 minutes walk to library.

Coffee Chat/IT Clinic

Come to have your Smartphone problems answered (as best as I can). This coffee chat/IT Clinic is also intended for those participants who have attended the monthly IT classes (free) in Bukit Merah Library – to followup on the lessons (Last lesson – Creating a Blog)

We gather together to share our skills, problems and to engage ourselves in lifelong learning and friendship. Details of coffee chat are as follows:

Date: 19th Aug (Saturday)
Time: 5PM to 8PM
Venue: 313 @ Somerset (Food Court at Level 5)

Do drop by if you are interested. All are welcome!

8-Sessions iPad Course in Tampines Regional Library

With the re-opening of Tampines Regional Library on 5th Aug 2017, an 8-Sessions iPad Course is arranged. Details are as follows:

Time and Venue is fixed at 1PM to 3PM @ Tampines Regional Library for every session.

The Dates are as follows:
Session 1: 13th Sept 2017 (Wed)
Session 2: 28th Sept 2017 (Thurs)
Session 3: 12th Oct 2017 (Thurs)
Session 4: 26th Oct 2017 (Thurs)
Session 5: 9th Nov 2017 (Thurs)
Session 6: 24th Nov 2017 (Fri)
Session 7: 13th Dec 2017 (Wed)
Session 8: 28th Dec 2017 (Thurs)

The topics on each session:
Session 1: How to communicate with your iPad
Session 2: Housekeeping of your iPad
Session 3: Mobile Aps (Part 1)
Session 4: Mobile Apps (Part 2)
Session 5: Surfing the Internet
Session 6: Youtube and e-Entertainment
Session 7: Cloud Storage & Sharing
Session 8: Eleven useful Google Apps

Registration is required with NLB.
If you have an iPad, please bring along to the lessons.