Category Archives: Industry News

Strategies for Increasing Diversity in Design

Date & time: Thurs, Sep 19; 11 am – 1 pm (11 am: Meet the speaker and network; 11:30 am: Buffet lunch; Noon: Presentation) Location: The Tangier, 532 West Market Street, Akron, OH 44303 Jacinda Walker is renowned for her work in design, diversity, research, and strategy. She is a former CDPUG board member too! Presented by AAF-Akron Hear about… Read more »

July Meeting Recap – Hey, You! Get Off of the Cloud!

July’s CDPUG meeting was quite an eye-opener, as our panel discussed non-subscription options for graphics applications to the tune of the Rolling Stones song “Get Off Of My Cloud!” Spike Radway, Director of Programming and panel moderator, thought the timing was perfect for the topic of alternatives to the Adobe Creative Cloud subscription model, especially with the recent release of… Read more »

30% Off Mojave and iOS 12 Titles from Take Control Books

Take Control Books is pleased to offer Macintosh Users Group (MUG) and CDPUG members three new titles that provide early access to information about Mojave and iOS 12. Buy all three books together for only $25.98, a savings of up to $14. This price includes free updates when new information is added to the books. In Take Control of Upgrading to… Read more »

To Pixar and Beyond. A Book Review and Comparison to Other Titles

A book review by Spike Radway I recently enjoyed the newly released book, “To Pixar and Beyond. My Unlikely Journey with Steve Jobs to Make Entertainment History” by Lawrence Levy. Enough to take the time to write a review and encourage Cleveland Digital Publishing User Group (CDPUG) members to read this recently released title. I have read a few books… Read more »

ASMP/ONC Presents: ideas 3

Please plan to join us for our next ASMP Ohio North Coast program: ideas 3 – “Turning Personal Projects Into Assignments”. This program will consist of three speakers, providing their insight and experience toward a designated theme (Turning Personal Projects Into Assignments). The talks will include information on they went about turning personal projects into an assignments, if they used… Read more »

New Media Secrets: Marketing and your message with Rosh Sillars

New Media Secrets: Marketing and your message with Rosh Sillars This program is about sharing the rules in the continuously changing landscape of digital communication. Internet tools and applications are developed almost daily to help individuals and organizations better tell their story through digital marketing and personal branding. Rosh Shares how to create an effective social media and digital marketing… Read more »

"Take Control of the Cloud"

“Take Control of the Cloud” cuts through the cloud hype True or false? Stormy weather can interfere with cloud computing. Apart from a lightning strike or falling branch cutting power, no, it can’t, but 51% of Americans believe it can, and another 29% of respondents in a 2012 survey thought the Cloud has something to do with an actual cloud…. Read more »

About the Cleveland Mini Maker Faire

About the Cleveland Mini Maker Faire When: March 29, 2014 from 10am – 6 pm Where: Downtown Branch of the Cleveland Public Library Map and Directions Interested in participating?  Apply here! About Cleveland Mini Maker Faire: Presented by the Cleveland Public Library (CPL) and Ingenuity Cleveland, the 2014 Cleveland Mini Maker Faire (CMMF) builds on the areas rich culture of innovation, invention,… Read more »

Community Forum. The Future of News: Digital Delivery, Results and Opportunities

The Future of News: Digital Delivery, Results and Opportunities The First Unitarian Church of Cleveland is hosting a Forum entitled  “The Future of News: Digital Delivery, Results and Opportunities.” The forum will take place on Sunday, November 17th from 9:30 to 10:45 AM. The First Unitarian Church of Cleveland is located at 21600 Shaker Blvd, Shaker Heights, OH 44122. The meeting… Read more »

DesigNation networking event sponsored by the Organization of Black Designers [OBD]

A healthy segment of Cleveland’s African American creative class convened in University Circle on Thursday, July 18th to network and glean insight and inspiration from some of our town’s under the radar professional talent. The occasion was a well-conceived DesigNation networking event sponsored by the Organization of Black Designers [OBD], a national group of design professionals from across a spectrum of intellectual workers:… Read more »