Note: Our July and August General Meetings are held in conjunction with
the Rockland PC Users Group on the Second Tuesday of the month: July
9 and August
13 at 7:15
p.m. The meetings are held at the Palisades Center Mall, 1000 Palisades
Center Drive in W. Nyack, NY. Get directions to the meetings
(click here) (opens in a new window).
The Pre-History of Portable Computing by Evan Koblentz
July 9, 2013,
Palisades Center Mall,
West Nyack, NY
"The Pre-History of Portable
Computing" by Evan Koblentz.
"Portable" is a relative term. In
it generally refers to computing devices that fit in your pocket. But did
you know that portable computing started in the 1950s? Join us on a wild and
entertaining ride through portable computing’s evolution from main frames in
tractor trailers to the space race to smartphones. Plan
Cyber Security by the Rockland County Sheriff’s
August 13, 2013,
7:15 p.m, Palisades Center Mall, West Nyack, NY
A representative of the Rockland County Sheriff’s Office
will speak about the necessity to guard our
computer activity. This is a very timely subject and
should not be missed.
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The July -
August 2013 Westchester PC Users
Group Newsletter is now online. You can
the complete newsletter in the member section
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The notes from Pierre Darmon's recent presentation on
Home Networking are now available
a limited time only. (Member login required)
You just got a
shiny new PC. Now what? Several
members have asked for the notes
from the "You just got a shiny new PC. Now what?" presentation by Pierre
Darmon on 4/29/2013. They can now be downloaded for a limited
time here. (WPCUG member
login is required).
WPCUG Jeopardy, held at the December main
meeting was a great success. Everyone was involved and had a truly fun time
playing. Now you can now download
the game in PowerPoint
a limited time only. (WPCUG member login
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A project of WPCUG
PC-Renew is a project of the Westchester PC Users
Group and a
Microsoft Registered Refurbisher
(MRR). We refurbish donated computers and provide them free to
groups in the community who
afford to purchase new ones.
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about our activities, how to contact us, how to donate your used computer or
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