CDPUG the E! – February 2016



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Microsoft Office 2016 and Office 365

For Mac and Windows

Date: 02/25/2016

Meeting Type: CDPUG General Meeting

Reception Starts: 6:00 p.m.

Meeting Starts: 6:30 p.m.

Where: Garfield Hts. Public Library

5409 Turney Road, Garfield Heights, OH 44125

Driving and Parking Directions

Speaker(s): Sean Tobin | Business Sales Specialist | Microsoft at Beachwood Place

Cost: Free for members and guests. Complimentary food for members

Raffle: TBD

Come learn about the new Microsoft Office 2016 one-time purchase and the new Office 365 subscription options. Find out which choice best meets your needs.

Discover the new features of the familiar applications (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint), and the new not as familiar applications (OneNote, OneDrive, Skype, and Outlook) that can enhance your productivity

Sean Tobin, Business Sales Specialist will cover all of the variations of Office for both the Windows and Macintosh platforms. There will be a special emphasis on PowerPoint which many graphics professionals use to prepare corporate presentations and for freelance projects.

Additional meeting info & last minute updates:

Read more on our webpage.

Please help with an RSVP! While an RSVP is not required for our members and guest to attend, it is strongly encouraged! We order our food, based on the number of RSVPs we receive. So, to make sure that we order enough food for all who attend, please RSVP at the following link: Click here to submit an RSVP. Thank you for your help!


Upcoming meetings and reminders include:

March 31st – TBA

April 28th TBA

Community dates of interest  (See our website for current listings)

March 9 – Linux / NEOPC  | Westlake Porter Library, 27333 Center Ridge Road, Westlake, Ohio / 7:00PM-8:30PM  Additional Info

March 19th – Presentation on IoT and Azure / WebSIGCleveland | Notre Dame College, Rm 120 Regina Complex,1857 S. Green Rd., South Euclid, Ohio / 10:30AM-12:00PM

March 30th – 3D Printer Meetup / Cleveland 3D Printing Meetup | B3 Design Center, 2332 Prospect Avenue E., Cleveland, Ohio / 6:30PM-8:30PM Additional Info


What’s News and more

Innovation Center at Garfield Heights Public Library Now Open…

County residents now have access to new technology like 3D Printers and scanners, laser engravers, vinyl cutters and more! This is in conjunction to new learning opportunities to help individuals develop, launch and grow a business or new careers in new fields. 2 more Centers will soon open in Parma and Mayfield Heights. Attendees to our monthly meeting will have an opportunity to see the new Center firsthand. Learn more.

Why Buy an Oculus Rift When You Can Get VR with Coke? revealed an innovative new packaging project from Coca-Cola that will transform a traditional 12-pack box made from recycled cardboard into a Google Cardboard-esque VR viewer. Although they don’t have plans to immediately release it (cough-cough), the prototype is intriguing enough to warrant some double takes from some movie marketing gurus as a nice tie-in to their future releases. Here is your first look.

20 Time-Saving Tips for Office 2016 for Mac…

Although it was a long time coming, Office 2016 for Mac brings plenty of new features and better parity with its Windows version. Sure, there’s bound to be a learning curve but alot has been done to streamline the experience. These tips will definitely come in handy to speed up and improve your productivity with this new edition (Hint: navigation thru the tips is via a tiny set of triangular buttons on the upper left side)

Are You a Lover of Comic Book Art?

Pop culture comes to life again this weekend, February 26-28 at the Cleveland Convention Center, as Wizard World Comic Con comes back to Cleveland! Meet your favorite artist, television or movie star, collect art and comics or just take in Cosplay attendees. Whatever your passion, the Wizard World Comic Con Cleveland is a not-to-miss event!

Do you have a topic you’d like to see at one of our meetings or have something newsworthy? Drop us a suggestion or a link with the subject line of "NEWS" to


The Ultimate Graphic, App & Web Design Tools and Resource List… is back at it again.They have rounded the top 10 items they have deemed either cool or useful in several categories ranging from font and color resources to infographic tools to apps for designers to mobile and web app development tools to design communities to top design schools and more! This is the roundup to end roundups. With designers increasingly relying on computers and software to express their creativity, the 200 List is sure to be a must have bookmark in your design resource library.


For more news, job postings, networking opportunities, and archives of past meetings, please log onto our ever improving site:

The Cleveland Digital Publishing Users Group (CDPUG) , is a non-profit, professional development and networking organization that provides educational information about digital publishing. Our meeting topics are diverse and platform independent. Memberships are available. For more information about CDPUG and meeting schedules, visit our website:

CDPUG meets on the last Thursday of each month at the Garfield Heights Public Library. Reception: 6:00 pm. Meeting: 6:30 pm. Meetings are FREE to members and public. Donations to help with food and refreshments are encouraged. Individual memberships are $40.00. Corporate memberships for 3 individuals at the same company are $100.00. Membership has its benefits.

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Digital ArtZ E-zine Edition,  February16, Volume 14, Issue 2 /  © 2016 Cleveland Digital Publishing Users Group

Bill Kiraly

About Bill Kiraly

Web and application developer, writer, photographer, web and graphic designer. I do 3D photography and build video and slideshow presentations.

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