Category Archives for Software
On Tuesday, April 8, Microsoft stopped supporting Windows XP, meaning no more updates to plug security holes. As time goes on computers running XP will become more and more insecure. About Windows Operating Systems Windows XP is a Microsoft operating … Continue reading
Apple has discovered a major security issue and has released a fix. Not all Apple devices will be affected, but if you have an iPhone, an iPad, or an Apple computer running the very latest Mac OS 10.9 (Mavericks), you … Continue reading
There are lots of free ways to view PDF’s, including Adobe Reader and Apple Preview (on the Mac). Adobe Acrobat is licensed software that is overpowered for just reading PDF’s. There’s often confusion about the difference between Adobe Reader and … Continue reading
Essential Excel Refresher Mac – December 4, 2013 – 11 a.m. Windows – December 6, 2013 – 10 a.m. These workshops cover the basic concepts of using an Excel workbook for organizing data and doing simple calculations. Great for an … Continue reading
A major update to the operating system running on iPads and iPhones was released yesterday. It’s called iOS 7 and contains some major changes in design and function. Here’s a quick look at the new features! Disclaimer: While we haven’t … Continue reading
We’ve got some great tips for creating presentations and slideshows; covering presentation best practices, software options, and tips for avoiding technical disasters on the “big day”! Watch the video below or download the PDF.
Hampshire College was fortunate to become involved with the Collaborative Liberal Arts Moodle Project (CLAMP) when we began testing and using the Moodle learning management system (LMS) in 2009. We are happy to announce that Hampshire College was nominated to serve … Continue reading