The third wave in computing

The miniaturization of our computers continues. From the days of a computer occupying a large room and having no more power than a PC of old would you believe you can now have a computer no bigger than a memory stick?

Lenovo – the Chinese company that bought out IBM’s personal computer business – and have been producing desk and laptop computers for a good many years now – have announced

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Welcome aboard

I remember IIWith the latest additions to our choices of air transport I couldn’t help thinking about the changes that have taken place over the years seen from the passenger’s point of view.

I do remember thinking how magical it would be to get on an aeroplane flying away to Dakotasomewhere, and my first trip as a student on an old Dakota left over from WWII was indeed magical. Noisy, yes, as it shook its way at relatively low level across the North Sea, but none of that mattered, I was flying.

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Newsletter – June 2015

Term 3

The programme for Term 3 which starts on Monday 20th July, is now available right here on our website. You should be thinking now about which Courses you would like to take next Term

Course Enrolment Contact Change

Please note that Teresa will be overseas from 22 June to 7 August but she has arranged for Shona (ph 04 905 1643) to receive your enrolments

Subscriptions – Reminder

Please make sure that you membership is current.
If not please contact Veronica at (04) 298 1916

Open Days – 2nd and 4th July- 9.30 am to 2.00pm

A reminder to encourage your relatives and friends to come along to see what we do at SeniorNet , 200 Matai Road, Raumati Beach, and discuss the Courses they will enjoy.

Annual General Meeting – Wednesday 15th July

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Tech Expo Kapiti – 18, 19, 20 June at Coastlands Shopping Town

Tech Expo Kapiti is almost upon us.

The 3 day programme is being promoted by the Kapiti Digital Leadership Forum and will feature a range of applications of IT for Education and Youth , for Business for Seniors and for the Community.

The aim of the 3 day programme is to provide hands on experience of elearning, business and entertainment applications running over Ultrafast broadband (UFB) and other connectivity tools. Continue reading