The technology workshop will be hosted via Zoom from 8:30 am – 9:15 am.
Ric Matthews, Technology Instructor
Ric Matthews has taught technology to the U3A community for over 10 years. A retired college dean and current professor, Ric has always been an early adaptor to technology. With humor and patience, he enjoys helping seniors to embrace technology.
Elyse Waterhouse, Technology Instructor
Elyse is a digital native; the first generation to have grown up with technology everpresent. When she is not helping the U3A community to become more comfortable with technology, she is a Junior at Maryville University in St. Louis, MO, and a member of the Women’s soccer team.
Resources Discussed During Technology Workshops:
The Michelle Obama Podcast on Spotify
U3A Second Week summer 2020 Technology Summary
Zoom – https://support.zoom.us/hc/en-us/articles/206618765-Zoom- video-tutorials
- Adding background pictures
- Setting up a Zoom meeting on your own
- Sharing documents using Zoom – use Google Docs can be done without Zoom
- Recording sessions
- How to access U3A recordings
- What you will see when the speaker shares a screen Breakout
- Countdown clock in Breakout rooms
- How to find what I tweeted
Demo and are there tutorials
Youtube – https://www.youtube.com/results? search_query=notability+tutorial
Being kicked out of Twitter or Facebook
https://www.google.com/search? q=blocking+pop+ups&oq=blocking+popups&aqs=chrome.1.69i57j0l5.9135j1j4&sourceid=chro me&ie=UTF-8
Saving to the cloud.
https://www.google.com/search? q=saving+to+icloud+drive&oq=saving+to+iCloud&aqs=chrome.1.0l8.12364j0j9&sourceid=chro me&ie=UTF-8
Control Autofill in a Browser https://www.google.com/search? sxsrf=ALeKk02QTLZRvQii7yFAmnGr6D8KDE_KSw%3A1596068629534&ei=FRMiX8KAILuw0PEPyYaWi Ak&q=autofill&oq=autofill&gs_lcp=CgZwc3ktYWIQARgAMgUIABCxAzIFCAAQsQMyAggAMggIABCxAxC DATICCAAyAggAMgIIADICCAAyAggAMgIIADoECCMQJzoECAAQQzoLCC4QsQMQxwEQowI6BwgAEE MQiwM6CAgAELEDEIsDOhAILhCxAxDHARCjAhBDEIsDOgUIABCLAzoLCAAQsQMQgwEQiwM6EAguE LEDEMcBEKMCEEMQkwI6BQguELEDOgQIABAKOggILhDHARCvAVC_nAlY-
“iCloud Settings are out of date”
Find my AirPods when not in their case.
https://www.google.com/search? q=find+my+airpods&oq=find+my+ipods&aqs=chrome.1.69i57j0l7.7653j0j4&sourceid=c hrome&ie=UTF-8
Cleaning my device
https://www.cnet.com/how-to/stop-annoying-robocalls-to-your– phone-using-every-trick-we-know/? ftag=CAD3c77551&bhid=24487390851428813436387053876628&mid=1 2955595&cid=534646262
The following apps can be found in the App Store (iphone/ipad) or Marketplace (Android)
Balboa Park Explorer
Meditation / Sleep:
One Moment Meditation
My Earthquake Alert
The Weather Channel