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101 West Putnam Ave., Greenwich, CT 06830        (203) 622-7914

iPhone, iPad, iPod, Mac, Apple TV, Digital, Photo, Technology, AR & VR

iOrganize: Your Digital Life with Contacts, Mail, Calendars    register    NEW!

Get organized and use Contacts to: create, edit, import & export contacts, email & street addresses, phone numbers; see on a map; create groups; sync. (If your Contacts are not organized, who you gonna call, email, text, or share with?)

Get organized and use Mail to: setup & use email to send, organize, search, forward & reply, receive; attach photos & documents; save email contacts; add your signature; make mail rules; sync.  (If your Mail is not organized, how can your properly send, find, fwd, your communications?)

Get organized and use iCal to: create and edit calendars, events, alarms, reminders, notes, birthdays; share calendars, sync your iDevices with iCloud or iTunes.  (If your Calendars are not organized, how do you know who, what, when, or where will you be on a particular date & time?)

These “must-take” classes use three main programs that are the digital core of your digital life! 

NOTE: For iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch, Macintosh users. NOTE: Highly recommended class to take first: “iPhone Essentials”, or “iPad Fundamentals.” NOTE: Please email your 3 questions/topics at least 1

    Tue., Jan. 22, 29, 12:30 PM - 3:00 PM, FREE! No Fee!

iOS 12: What’s New & Different In The New Version?    register    NEW!

Did you upgrade your iPhone, iPad, iPod touch to iOS 12 and now can’t find the commands you previously used? Does it look different to you? Are you lost or frustrated with the changes? Don’t worry, navigate and get up to speed on all kinds of new, handy, features and techniques.

See how to: Use FaceTime 2 with up to 32 people at once; use Augmented Reality on your iDevices; create an Animoji, enhance your photos/videos with new camera special effects; new Screen Time and Do Not Disturb features; streamline your tasks with Shortcuts; faster speed throughout and much more! Bring your charged iDevices and your Apple ID & password. NOTE: Prerequisite: “Settings: Don’t Be Afraid!” course or Instructor’s approval.

    Mon., Feb., 4, 12:30 PM - 3:00 PM, FREE! No Fee!

Surfing Safari On The iPhone, iPad, Mac, PC: Searching Efficiently & Effortlessly    register 

Learn the best practices, tips, and tricks of using the fast and powerful Safari browser for searching and surfing the web. Research or easily find what you are looking for, navigate Favorites, read multiple web pages at once, or save for later to your Reading Lists or bookmarks. Search words on individual webpages, zoom text, photos, and images. View videos or animations ful page, pause, rewind, etc. Share webpages, mail links, items, Tired of reading? Have the pages read aloud to you! Need to read webpages in another language? Translate it! Tired of visual clutter? Block ads and banish those annoying pop-ups! Is privacy a concern? Learn about Private Mode, your History, and clearing and deleting items, customize your Preferences and Settings to make it customized for you. Safari is a free download from Apple, for iDevices, Macs, and PCs.

    Tue., Feb., 12, 12:30 PM - 3:00 PM, FREE! No Fee!

Overlooked & Unknown iPhone & iPad Apps    register    NEW!

Sure, you use Safari to surf the web & shop, you email with your Mail app, schedule with your Calendar app, make phone calls, use iMessage for texts, and use your Camera and Photos apps multiple times a day. But what about the myriad other installed apps that you are overlooking and neglecting? See how these apps can entertain you, keep you productive, organized, knowledgeable, and so much more. Discover apps that are valuable to your daily digital needs and see how your Instructor uses his apps to get things done while getting smarter. Curious about that app on your iPhone/iPad but never tried it? An eclectic tour de force of app awareness awaits you!

    Tue., Feb., 26, 12:30 PM - 3:00 PM, FREE! No Fee!

Augmented & Virtual Reality Overview: Be Transported!    register

An overview and smorgasbord of what is – and will be – available for handheld devices and how it impacts us and why you should know about this. See what’s available and how to use applications for mobile devices and phones that “float” information on top of the real world when looking trough your camera’s phone. See how to interact with phone-scanned product bar codes linked to info Web sites, other info, and saving you $$. Learn other ways to communicate including voice, text, email, web galleries, tweets, video chat – and why it all matters to YOU.

    Tue., Apr. 2, 12:30 PM - 3:00 PM, FREE! No Fee!

iPad Fundamentals    register  

Have you made the leap into the power of the iPad, but don’t have time to figure out all of its capabilities? Learn to maximize your productivity and have fun with your iPad’s features. Learn correct swiping gestures, software settings, touch pad typing functions and email set-up. Familiarize yourself with basic apps, surf the Web, share photos and more. NOTE: email your top 3 questions at least 1 day before class to:

    Tue., Apr. 9, 16, 12:30 PM - 3:00 PM, FREE! No Fee!

Maps, Directions, GPS And More    register 

See why millions of people ditched their cable TV subscription and switched to AppleTV to save money on their entertainment needs. The Apple TV (ATV) little black box simply connects to your TV with one HDMI cable and then wirelessly connects to your wifi network and to the Internet. ATV lets you stream movies, TV shows, Podcasts from iTunes Store, Netflix, Hulu, Amazon Prime, PBS, ESPN, MLB networks, and dozens more! You can even stream from Hoopla and Kanopy for free using your Library card! Listen to 100's of internet radio stations. More fun: enjoy your iPhone/iPad photos on ATV and  “mirror” your iPad or iPhone to Apple TV — so that you can see anything that is on your iDevice — only bigger, on your big screen TV! See how Apple TV can save you money in this informative lecture & demo course!

    Tue., May 7, 14, 12:30 PM - 3:00 PM, FREE! No Fee!

Special courses to be added! Stay tuned!    register    NEW!

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Want to see me teach more digital art & tech classes at this location?…

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Donald Gambino

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