With many of our members changing over to High-Speed Fibre Broadband, a new opportunity presents itself around telephone voice services
Once your Fibre Connection is operational, your copper wires are disconnected and your old analogue telephone will cease to work. You will be offered a single phone connection to the Fibre Modem or at extra cost, a loop across to the existing wiring in your house.
There is however an alternative worth considering which moves your phone directly onto the Internet. It’s called Voice Over IP. Remember when reading this that in New Zealand we have complete number portability so whichever option you choose, you can take your “old” home phone number with you and your inbound callers won’t know you’ve changed technology. Continue reading
We are familiar with regular stories of pollution of our rivers, the ocean, the air, all man made, but what about the digital pollution that is now choking the world.
I was thinking the other day about the fact that I and millions others use ‘the cloud’ for storing much of our data such as photos, back-ups, work papers, music, movies and perhaps financial details which could be a problem in the longer run, and if so what kind of problem?
Crystal ball gazing has never been an exact science in spite of modern tech and Artificial Intelligence to help with the right kind of algorithms.
A look at what is on offer and more to the point what is likely to come our way in 2019 all without AI to help may be way off but here it is. The first on my list is
Welcome to the final days of 2018. Senior Net Kapiti Inc has closed its doors for the remainder of the year, but we are back in late January with our Coastlands Day event on the 29th. If you are at the mall that day, drop by the table and have a talk with the volunteers about what’s coming up. Our courses and workshops will be commencing in February.
As always, our schedule for the upcoming term is on our website for when you have a spare moment to check it out (Courses here and Workshops here). And, also don’t forget to browse through our other offerings on the website Continue reading
End of Year Christmas Function
Members and Partners are invited to attend the end of year Christmas function to be held at the Learning Centre, 200 Matai Road on Wednesday 12th December from 4:00pm to 6:30 pm. Please RSVP to Teresa on 021 169 6256 if you are able to attend. There is no charge but there will be “door prizes”.
Cleaner for the Learning Centre
If you are interested in the paying job of cleaning the Learning Centre starting in the New Year, please call Teresa (04) 298 3132 or (021) 152 8404 for details.
Courses & Workshops for the remainder of Term 4