Archive for the ‘Technology’ Category

Mobile Summit explores how mobile devices enhance learning

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The first ever Mobile Summit is in full swing at Lambton College. The conference, which started Wednesday and runs until Friday afternoon at the Lambton College Event Centre, aims to demonstrate the value of mobile learning, the integration of technology into the classroom, and how to achieve maximum student engagement. College, university and elementary educators, as […]

A celebration of International Women’s Day

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In celebration of International Women’s Day, the Business Enterprise Centre of Sarnia-Lambton is presenting a themed event coined Entrepreneurial Women: Growing Through the Challenges of Change (with Passion, past, present and future). The organizers said that this two-hour presentation is about ordinary women living extraordinary lives, acting as role models, and being catalysts for positive […]

Learn how to leverage the power of the internet to market your small business at e-business seminar

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Internet marketing professional Mike Murphy is providing instruction at an upcoming e-business seminar in March at The Research Park that will focus on “Leveraging the Power of the Internet to Market Your Small Business”. The organizers said that this seminar is for those who wish to start using the internet to promote their business, or […]

DNA allows homicide trial to begin in Sarnia, 28 years after victim was sexually assaulted and murdered in Petrolia

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New hope has come about in the form of DNA for an elderly woman who was brutally murdered and sexually assaulted in Petrolia almost three decades ago by a 44 year old man who was only 15 at the time of the incident. A murder trial that is expected to take 6 weeks has begun […]

What made Steve Jobs one-of-a-kind? A local Apple aficionado offers an answer

By DAVID GRAD Steve Jobs was one of a kind. Everybody is talking about all the cool products that Apple has made of late. There was a time when all those that are now calling him the greatest were calling for his head on a platter. That Apple should be sold off, that Apple is […]

$80m plant coming to Sarnia, with it 40 full-time, 150 construction jobs

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Sarnia is finally getting the kind of industry headline it needs and wants. Monday's announcement of a new $80 million plant, spurred into reality by a $15 million provincial loan, is a go–with ground breaking on a plant to produce 17,000 tons of biosuccinic acid, a building block for plastics. Construction of the plant, which […]

GOOGLE INSTANT – a new way to search

First of a three-part series on the NEW Google Search.   Don't forget to come to the FREE Google Search seminar this coming Wednesday…For more info check out Sarnia Computer Users' Group and FACEBOOK Part One: INSTANT SEARCH By Gregory West Google blows away all other search engines in cyberspace when it comes to results. But now they […]

The new ‘Google Search’ series . . .

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GOOGLE SEARCH HAS CHANGED… extra – extra: read and watch all about it HERE Read it here in the next 3  "How To" Articles – Video Tutorials – A Live Presentation   Google Search has changed and for the better. The new way to search is so easy and so accurate you just won’t believe the […]

Google’s Time Machine Really Works

by Gregory West Do you believe that we can go back in time? Believe it or not, Google has created software that allows us to race back in time. We have all dreamed of going back into time via H.G. Wells’ “Time Machine”, published in 1895. Yes, we have been waiting for that chance to […]

What is malware and why should I care?

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by Gregory West gregory@lambtonshield.com IMAGINE THIS: “Report: 48% of 22 million scanned computers infected with malware”. Are you scared yet? You should be. READ THIS ARTICLE Maybe you don’t really know what malware is, and you don’t care…You should! Why? Malware that resides on your computer can be very dangerous. According to Wikipedia, “malware includes […]