2019 Archive

Thursday, March 14 @ 10 am — Chromebook Support
Bring in your Chromebook if you need help. Chromebooks are an alternative to more expensive Windows 10 devices and may meet all your computing needs without antivirus or Win10 updates. Today we fixed two problems: local printing to an HP printer and Bluetooth connectivity.

Thursday, March 7 @ 10 am — Cut Cable Self Help
Cut the high cost cable bills using antennas and Amazon Firesticks. I worked on Carol’s Firestick adding a few additional program sources and answered a bunch of questions. This was a good 2+ hours with fellow cord cutters.

Thursday, February 28 @ 10 am — Chromebook SIG — 
Here we discuss the advantages of Chromebooks vs. a standard Windows laptop. We’ll look at new models as well as applications for legacy hardware.

Thursday, February 21 @ 10 am — Cut Cable Presentation
We explore alternatives to high cost cable bills using antennas and streaming technologies, then hold your hand to help you chop that big bill. Today I reviewed what we have learned so far and finalized Pat’s Firestick.

Thursday, February 14 @ 10 am — Chromebook Support
Bring in your Chromebook if you need help. Chromebooks are an alternative to expensive Windows 10 devices and may meet all your computing needs without antivirus or Win10 updates.

Thursday, February 7 @ 10 am — Cut Cable Self Help
We explore alternatives to high cost cable bills using antennas and various streaming technologies. Today we added a bunch of items to Pat’s Firestick and attempted to answer many questions.

Thursday, January 31 @ 10 am — Cut Cable Self Help
5th Thursday bonus day. I’ll be here to answer questions or help you setup your streaming hardware (remember to bring remotes and ID / passwords). Today we more people than normal who watched as I installed a few utilities on Tina’s firestick.

Thursday, January 24 @ 10 am — Chromebook SIG — 
Here we discuss the advantages of Chromebooks vs. a standard Windows laptop. We’ll look at new models as well as applications for legacy hardware.

Thursday, January 17 @ 10 am — Cut Cable Support
We explore alternatives to high cost cable bills using antennas and various streaming technologies. We’ll hold your hand and help you chop that big bill. Today we’ll review Expedite TV a new service with a fantastic user interface that you can use on many devices.

Thursday, January 10 @ 10 am — Chromebook Support
Bring your Chromebook if you need help. Paul and I promised Beverley to work on a hot spot/Chromecast issues with her Chromebook. It should be interesting.

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