CANCELED – All CCS On-Site Meetings and Events

Dear CCS Members, As you know, we have been instructed to stay at home to slow down the progression of COVID-19 (Coronavirus) here in the United States. Since ”social distancing” has been recommended, starting immediately the Columbus Computer Society resource center will be closed until the end of the month. Also, all face-to-face meetings will be put on hold until this crisis is averted. The monthly CCS General Meeting and Special Interest Groups could meet virtually. If they do meet, information will be posted here Continue reading →

General Meeting Topic – February 2020

February 19, 2020 at 7:00 PM Coding Lab: Sphero Robot Obstacle Challenge Special Meeting Location: Apple Store, Easton Town Center 4210 The Strand Columbus, OH 43219 Presenter: Apple Store Creative Team Synopsis: “Help a Sphero robot navigate obstacles using code in the Sphero Edu app on iPad. We will explore block-based coding by programming simple movements, changing colors, and more. We’ll also set up obstacles and use an iPad to program a path for our robots to navigate. A few iPad devices will be provided. Continue reading →

General Meeting Topic – January 2020

January 15, 2020 at 7:00 PM End of Windows 7, What are my options? Presenter: John Kennedy – East-Central Ohio Technology Users Club & APCUG Advisor, Regions 3 and 6/7 Synopsis: “The life support of Windows 7 will be coming to an end before the end of January. Microsoft has decided to even stop security updates on this old operating system. And like the versions before it (Windows XP and Vista) have put them out to pasture. So what are your options for future computer Continue reading →