Month: March 2020

Things to do while quarantined

Things to do while quarantined or just avoiding contact with others The Centers Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is now recommending that gatherings and events that consist of at least 50 people be canceled or postponed throughout the United States. Many of my friends are quarantined, self-quarantined, or just worried about going out and being around other people. So, what is one to do with all of the major sports also on hold? I have some suggestions. Backup your computers Organize your digital photos Read the manual for your smartphone…

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It’s Time to Hold Your Meetings Online

It’s Time to Hold Your Meetings Online By Hewie Poplock March 13, 2020 Like most members of Computer & Technology User Groups, I am in the high-risk group for coronavirus COVID-19. Many user groups are losing meeting places due to the disease. All clubs have many members who are reluctant to attend meetings. Since we are technology users, whether beginners or gurus, there are ways for our groups to serve the members. Many groups have already used Zoom to have APCUG Speakers’ Bureau presentations. Skype is another service for remote…

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