It’s getting to the point that every time you turn on the news there is another story about a security breach that compromises a large group of people’s personal data. The most recent attack involved at least four million current and former federal employees' social security numbers. In 2014, hackers penetrated Home Depot’s computer network and stole their customers' credit card data and email addresses. In 2013, 40 million credit and debit card accounts were impacted by Target’s data breach. This is the perfect time to learn how to protect yourself from these types of attacks. Please join us on Tuesday, July 7th at the Danbury Hospital to Read more...
Upcoming General Meetings
July 7th - Internet Security - Ira Wilsker
Aug 4th – Windows 10 presentation – Jay Ferron
Sept – TBD
October 6th - Live demonstration on building an Android application - Mike Kaltschnee.
2015 APCUG International Computer & Digital Technology Conference September 25-27, 2015 Palace Station Hotel & Casino Las Vegas, Nevada Whether you are a computer or mobile device user, you will find sessions that will be beneficial to you. It doesn't matter whether you are using a Windows-based, Linux, and/or Mac computer or an Android or Apple mobile device, many programs and applications have cross-platform functionality: there will be something that piques your interest. Workshops include: Digital Photography, Microsoft's Windows Server, “iPad instead of a PC,” Facebook, Instagram, Linux, Internet Security, Social media, “Traveling with your iPad,” plus many more. Your Read more...
By Cathy Quaranta
The June 2, 2015 DACS General meeting presentation was a good example of the ‘revitalized’ DACS – increasing technical skills, building the DACS community and starting new workshops.
Tom Zarecki started the meeting with some DACS info about the new workshops and then introduced the feature presentation - ‘Video Read more...
The video recording of Tom Zarecki's Social Media April presentation will be available on Charter Cable community access channel 192.
Tuesdays, July 2 & 9 at 3 pm and
Thursdays, July 4 & 11 at 8 pm
It will appear on their YouTube channel after the July 11 airing on
Some of our members can’t attend our monthly meetings and have asked if there is some way they could attend remotely. This is why the last 3 General Meetings have been recorded. I hope to produce a recording of our meetings on a regular basis but we need your help! I encourage everyone Read more...
Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and LinkedIn
The new Social Media workshop kicked off its first meeting in May. Meeting attendees talked about their personal experiences with social media and what they'd like Read more...