*Abbreviations under the "Available" column: A = Available // NA = Not Available // R = Previously Registered // WL = Currently on the Wait List

Cloud Resources for Mobile Devices

This course highlights the benefits of using smartphones and tablets in today‚Äôs Digital World.  YouTube tutorial videos are used to explain WHY seniors might want access to Cloud-based digital content and obtain Cloud-based digital services.  A short lexicon of essential technical terms is provided along with definitions and examples.  Examples of popular mobile devices are given and their dependences on power and data.  Insights on WHAT seniors need to know about Cloud/Internet access are provided.  Cellular and Cable/WiFi Internet connectivity alternatives are discussed in terms of relative capabilities and costs.  Generic mobile device functional and connectivity capabilities, typical device ports and touchscreen  gestures are discussed.  The importance of both device and local WiFi network security measures is stressed.  

Instructor Bio:

Lew is an USAF/IBM retiree with extensive technical and project management experience. He has MS and BS engineering degrees and has completed many military and technical professional courses.

Course Number Instructor Dates Day Time Location Available
A604 Lewis White Oct 10, 17, 24 We 1:30-3:00 p.m. The R. R. Smith Center WL

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