Computer/Digital Technology

iWORKSHOP FOR iPHONES, iPADS AND APPS: Tips and Tricks for Your Apples Smart Phones and Tablets

Price: 300.00 USD
8 Weeks

02 - 05 - 2018, 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM 2018-02-05 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM

New iPhones/iPads have just come out, along with new iOS operating system with many changes and different, sometimes confusing, features. These features are essential in order to decide to purchase a new device or use the new operating system more efficiently. The class starts with the basics and covers everything from how to navigate, work with settings, organize our screen, locate hidden features, use the camera and it's new features, and more. We will explore the latest changes and the glitches we may encounter using certain features or upgrading. We will learn the essential apps to unleash the power of our devices, which will make our lives easier. Participants are encouraged to bring their devices to class where we will have hands-on sessions exploring the latest and greatest tips, tricks, and apps for our mobile devices. (A limited enrollment class.)

LIVING THE ONLINE LIFE: Exploring Social Media, Shopping Online, and Protecting Your Privacy

Price: 250.00 USD
5 Weeks

04 - 09 - 2018, 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM 2018-04-09 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM

It's been more than 23 years since the Internet came into widespread use and in that time the Web has seamlessly been incorporated into our daily lives. Security and privacy issues, scams, malware, phishing, and intrusive ads have also accompanied such positive features as connectedness, convenience, and entertainment. How can we navigate the line between being connected and at the same time stay safe from hacking, identity theft, and malware? In this workshop, we will review the basic practices for navigating the Web using search engines, saving/printing website pages, shopping and ordering from online sellers, renting and streaming movies, and more. We will also discover some great tips on using such social media apps as Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, and YouTube. We will cover important security and privacy strategies to keep our data and information safe while allowing us to confidently use the Internet in ways that enhance our lives. Participants in this class are encouraged to bring their devices to class where we will have hands-on sessions. (A limited enrollment class)