[nSLUG] Next meeting -July 26th, 2017

Oliver Doepner odoepner at gmail.com
Wed Jul 26 14:28:06 ADT 2017

I added the event into my personal Google calendar that I use for Community
If you receive any unwanted invitation emails, please just ignore them.

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On Tue, Jul 25, 2017 at 12:17 PM, Frank Geitzler <
frank.geitzler at ns.sympatico.ca> wrote:

> The HCC website has been updated to report that Andy will show us the
> Raspberry Pi 3.  He doesn't intend for this to be a full demonstration, but
> I am sure he will be able to answer questions some of us may have about
> this low-cost but quite powerful computer.
> Andy says:
>     I've had a Raspberry Pi 3 for 1.5 yrs. Yesterday I took it out of its
> box and set it up as a general home computer using the Raspbain OS, a
> variant of Debian. It looks about the same as the Pi 1 and Pi 2 that were
> shown at previous meetings, so the looks are not very interesting. The
> surprising thing about the Pi 3 is it performs OK as a ~$60 (amazon.ca)
> computer.
> In case anyone is interested I will bring the Pi 3 to the July 26 meeting
> to show a couple of common applications for no more than a few minutes. I
> do not intend this to be a full demonstration - we all know what our
> computers do.
> Frank, I will try to remember to bring the WiFi USB dongle for you to try.
> --- Andy
> Andrew Cornwall
> cornwaab at yahoo.com
> PS: posted with the Pi 3
> The updated meeting page follows, and if anyone from NSLUG cares to
> attend, guests are always welcome.  Bring your questions, interesting
> information, and problems along.
>   Frank
> [image: Image: Club Logo] <http://hcc.chebucto.org/index.html> [image:
> HCC]
> For the Halifax Computer Club
> Halifax, Nova Scotia
> Meetings are held January through November, usually on the last Wednesday
> of every month (except December).
> The meetings start at 7PM in the Windsor Street Sobeys Community Room,
> located at 2651 Windsor Street Halifax, NS, Canada
> <https://www.google.ca/maps/place/Sobeys/@44.653109,-63.600266,15z/data=%214m2%213m1%211s0x0:0x8d0dd3eba1a24288>.
> The room is wheelchair accessible. [image: (Image: wheelchair symbol)]
> ------------------------------
> Wednesday, July 26th, 2017
> Topics: Using a Raspberry Pi 3 as a computer -presented by Andrew Cornwall
> ------------------------------
> Future Meeting Dates:
>    - Wednesday, August 30th, 2017 (Confirmed)
>    - Wednesday, September 27th, 2017 (Confirmed)
> To see previous club meetings and agendas,
> visit the Past Meetings <http://hcc.chebucto.org/Past-Meetings/pm.html>.
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Oliver Doepner
Halifax, Nova Scotia
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