Join us from 7:00 pm on Thursday September 28th for NCBI’s next Virtual Technology Club meeting. Our guest speaker for this meeting is Jackie McBrearty from Sligo, who has been discovering the potential of the Amazon Echo devices over the last few months. Jackie will share her experiences of using the Echo, and talk about …Read More about Virtual Technology Club Thursday 28 September
This month: As feedback and listener participation is crucial to the continuation of our podcast we are introducing another way for you to not only get in touch, but have your voice heard on future episodes. Our new Technology Podcast comment line does just that, and this episode starts with all the info you need. …Read More about Technology Podcast Episode 64: September 2017
Image above shows Eric Damery from Freedom Scientific demonstrating products on the day. On Wednesday August 9th, we were delighted once again to welcome Freedom Scientific, part of the VFO Group to NCBI. This is the third year that Freedom Scientific have visited us, and Eric Damery, Vice President of Software Product Management, gave an …Read More about NCBI welcomes Freedom Scientific to its Training Centre on 9th August
This tutorial has been written by NCBI IT Trainer Roisin Mulligan. MICROSOFT EXCEL What is excel? Microsoft Excel is part of the Microsoft Office Suite and is used for: Data storage and analysis Calculation and sorting of data Chart generation Each Excel file has the extension .xlsx and is also called a WORKBOOK. Each workbook …Read More about Technology Tutorial: An Introduction to Using Microsoft Excel
This tutorial has been written by our Technical Support Officer Paul Traynor. First type up your article in the normal way. If you are using office then write up the document and “Save it” into the documents folder on your computer. Now open up “Thunderbird”. When Thunderbird opens now open up a “new blank email”. …Read More about Technology Tutorial: Attaching files to emails in Thunderbird
This month: We tell you how you can still participate in our up-coming seminar with VFO, even if you didn’t manage to get a ticket to attend the event. Amie Hynes Fitzpatrick is here to talk about the recently launched ViaOpta suite of apps, from Novartis. NCBI’s Junior MasterChef group bring us a very special …Read More about Technology Podcast Episode 63: August 2017
Welcome to this month’s Virtual Technology Club podcast. Brian Hartgen from Hartgen Consultancy is our special guest and discusses his company, the products they provide and demonstrates several new features in the latest version of LEASEY. We also have questions and answers from our attendees.
This tutorial has been written by Mr. David Moore and done with the latest update of Google Chrome. I will also use JAWS 18 and NVDA 2017.2 for this tutorial, because they both work the same in Chrome. Finally, I will use Windows 10 Creators Update latest public build. I will assume that you have …Read More about Tutorial: Using the Google Chrome Browser with JAWS or NVDA
Join us from 7pm on Thursday 20th July for NCBI’s next virtual technology club. On the night we’ll be joined by Brian Hartgen from Hartgen Consultancy. Brian has been a trainer in assistive technology for 23 years and will be online to talk about a range of popular screen reading products available from Hartgen Consultancy such …Read More about Virtual Technology Club Thursday 20th July
Welcome to our June Virtual Technology Club podcast. This month we are joined by Alexander Hauerslev Jensen, from the very popular service Be My Eyes. Regular contributor Gerry Shanahan tells us all about his Audacity course and gives us instructions on how we can download the files needed to get started. If you have …Read More about Virtual Technology Club Podcast: Be My Eyes!