Category Archives: Industry Trends

Talking Tech with GRAMMY® Award Winner Erica Brenner

by Jinni Fontana, with Erica Brenner When I listen to classical music, I initially feel it in my brain; but the GRAMMY® award-winning, Apollo’s Fire “Songs of Orpheus”, immediately fired up my heart. It is visceral, stirring, and passionate, and the way producer Erica Brenner has captured all of these ethereal qualities is beyond exceptional. The album was the well-deserved… 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 »

Private Tour of the Graphics and Visualization Lab (GVIS) at the NASA Glenn Research Center — Part 2

By Stan Bujak Imagine traveling 935,581,827 miles to Saturn to be submerged in a submarine into a sea of liquid hydrogen on a planet that is nine times the size of the Earth. The team at the Graphics and Visualization Lab (GVIS) at the NASA Glenn Research Center has created this virtual reality simulator to help scientists explore Saturn’s surface…. Read more »

A Special Program. Trish Witkowski Designer, Teacher, Lecturer Folding Fanatic

The North Eastern Ohio Craftsmen’s Club and Cuyahoga Valley Career Center present a special program of  Trish Witkowski, Designer, Teacher, Lecturer. Folding Fanatic November 18th at the Cuyahoga Valley Career Center. 8001 Brecksville Road ( Rt. 21 ) at Wallings Road, Brecksville, OH. 5:30-6:30 Registration and Reception. Light Appetizers and drinks proudly served by the Culinary Program of Cuyahoga Valley Career Center. 6:45 p.m. Welcoming… Read more »

SPOTLIGHT ON INDEPENDENT PUBLISHING

Sunday, October 26, 2014, 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM Location: Brook Park – Large Meeting Room Audiences: Adults, Adults, Teens (Grade 6-12) Event Type: Writing 1:30-2:25 What Self-e Can Do For You Self-e is a new, free service for self-publishers that bridges the gap between self-published e-books and libraries. It is a way for CCPL readers and Library Journal reviewers to discover… Read more »

Are Brick and Mortar PC Users Groups Still Relevant?

I am old enough to remember when the Apple IIGS came out along with the Tandy TSR80 and young enough to catch the evolution of today’s migration to Cloud computing. What an amazing time we live in! Along the way, I’ve had the benefit of using PCs on both computing platforms and then some, including many of the mobile platforms:… Read more »

Co-Founder (Chuck Geschke) of Adobe Systems to Speak at the City Club

Dr. Charles M. Geschke Chairman of the Board and Co-Founder, Adobe Systems, Inc. The Amazing Story of Silicon Valley and the Birth of the Computing Industry Friday, October 28, 2011 – noon Dr. Charles Geschke co-founded Adobe in 1982, forever transforming how people create, process and engage with information.  He has been a respected and inspiring industry leader and has… Read more »

COSE Arts Network Social

Arts Network Social Tuesday, November 01, 2011 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Join us for our fall/winter social event at the Happy Dog, an independent live music venue and restaurant that anchors the Gordon Square Arts District. The Happy Dog, with its menu of gourmet hot dogs (vegan options available), tater tots and over 50 toppings, was recently featured on the Food… Read more »

Mobile marketing moving device expectations

Cleveland advertising chief sees opportunities to design for the small screen In a talk to the Independent Practitioners Group (IPG) on Wednesday April 6, Jason Therrien of the Thunder Tech advertising agency in Cleveland (right) said that the future of online interaction will take place on mobile devices.  The firm is moving its graphic design work from paper to the… Read more »

WebSIG Cleveland April 16th Meeting. Let's Talk About: getHIRED!

Date: Saturday, April 16, 2011 Time: 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM Topic: Let’s Talk About: getHIRED! Location: Room 30 (Lower Floor – Administration Building), Notre Dame College Home Work: Please come to the meeting prepared to share your ideas on these topics: What do you think is the skill set needed to get hired? What is the best way to… Read more »