Google: Office Tools, Drive, And Chromebooks
Presenter: Nick Francesco
Nick will discuss and demonstrate Google's tools: Docs, Sheets, Slides, Drive, Photos, and Chromebooks. This will be mostly a demonstration/overview of each product.
Three Key Learnings that the participants will learn from Joe's presentation:
- The power Google brings to its products
- The ease of use of these products
- The collaboration benefits
Nick has been in the microcomputer industry since 1975. Nick also spent 20 years as a professional actor. Somewhere along the line, he picked up a Master's Degree in Information Technology, and has taught computer science courses extensively as an adjunct professor in various colleges and universities. He was the Manager of Technical Services at RIT's Saunders College of Business from 1997 until he retired in 2014.
Since 1989, Nick's hosted Sound Bytes, a weekly radio call-in computer show. From 1995 to 2010, he hosted Computer FAQs on YNN, Time Warner's all-news cable channel. Since 1996, he's done a weekly computer column in Gannett's Democrat & Chronicle newspaper. Since 1999, he's run Ask Nick! (http://AskNick.com/), where he answers computer questions and presents all the latest computer news. Nick's known for answering questions simply, concisely, and logically, in language that does not confuse or talk down to the questioner.
He has written two books (so far!): Google Docs: Word Processing in the Cloud and I Just Bought a Chromebook! Help! Both books are available at Amazon.
Refreshments will be available. A "Tip Jar" is also provided. Your contribution is appreciated.
Here's a Map to 570 South Ave., Rochester. Entrance and free parking in the rear of the building (Averill & Hamilton)