Mark your calendar for the second Monday of each month at 11:00 am through the end of 2021. Topics are subject to change.
Internet of Things and Healthcare | Monday, March 8th at 11:00 am
Interested in telehealth? Come learn how the medical industry is embracing the Internet of Things (IoT) technology to treat patients remotely. We’ll explore cutting-edge devices from hearing aids to ingestible sensors, as well as popular telehealth apps! Registration is now open!
Food Delivery Apps | Monday, April 12 at 11:00 am
Ordering food from home is now easier than ever, thanks to the internet. This lecture provides an overview of the most popular food delivery apps, such as Seamless. You’ll learn about the pros and cons, how to search for new restaurants, and how to leave a tip and rating.
Video Chat | Monday, May 10 at 11:00 am
Video chat apps are a way to connect with family and friends, locally or internationally, and even when you’re traveling. They let you see the people you’re chatting with on the other end of the line. In this lecture, you’ll find out about some commonly used, no or low-cost video chat apps, learn about their features, and explore video chat tips, so you can present your best self when on a video chat.
Podcasts | Monday, June 14 at 11:00 am
Podcasts are an increasingly popular form of entertainment and a great source of information on all kinds of topics. In this lecture, you’ll learn more about these audio programs available on the internet: why people listen to them, where you can find them, and what the most popular ones are.
Ride Sharing Apps | Monday, July 12 at 11:00 am
Apps have changed the way many people get around! This presentation will explore ride sharing apps, which are also known as e-hailing apps. Learn about the two most popular apps — Uber and Lyft — and the pros and cons of them both.
Cloud Storage | Monday, August 9 at 11:00 am
In this lecture, you’ll learn the basics of cloud storage — a technology that lets you store documents, images, and other media files remotely while giving you greater accessibility, reliability, and protection for your important data. We’ll discuss what it is, why it’s the future of data storage, and demonstrate a few of the most popular services currently available to consumers.
Instagram Basics | Monday, September 13 at 11:00 am
You’ve heard about Instagram; now come learn about this visually oriented sharing platform, one of the most exciting of the social media sites. This lecture offers an overview of some of Instagram’s more popular features and will give you a taste for what all the fuss is about.
Spotify | Monday, October 11 at 11:00 am
Spotify is a great digital music service for enjoying millions of songs, podcasts, and videos for free! In this lecture, you’ll learn about Spotify’s important features, including how to search for songs and create your own playlists. You’ll also learn how to follow your friends and the artists you love.
Twitter | Monday, November 8 at 11:00 am
Twitter is seemingly unavoidable these days–and for good reason! It’s become one of the most reliable sources for on-the-ground, breaking news coverage. Come learn about Twitter’s important features as well as the social importance the service has gained over the last ten years and how you can access breaking news and important information even without signing up for a Twitter account.
Smart Homes | Monday, December 13 at 11:00 am
Learn how the Internet of Things (IoT) technology is transforming homes everywhere! Control your lights, temperature, and even household appliances with a tap on your smartphone. These smart devices are more than just gadgets. They can help save you time and money, and even give you greater peace of mind.