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Lexington Computer and Technology Group

Group information

"official" group website – note that some meeting topics and dates there may be outdated

Yahoo! group home page Is our Yahoo! home page; scroll down to Group Description to obtain a list of planned events.

Meetings: The group meets weekly on Wednesdays, 10am at the Lexington Community Center, 39 Marrett Road, Lexington.
Community Center webpage

Non-group Events of Note

Sunday Jan 27Bedford LibraryThe 100 Years War: The Ohio Campaign. Dan Breen's talk. link

Software Maybe of Interest

Neither the Lexington Computer and Technology Group nor the author of this Wiki page guarantee the application(s) listed here. While we have investigated and tried them ourselves, they come with no guarantee.

Videos of recent presentations

DateLink to Video(s)Slides/notes
January 23, 2019TED Talk Why is our universe fine-tuned for life? - Brian Greene
TED Talk String theory - Brian Greene
10 Fascinating Examples of Unintended Consequences
and for your enjoyment, the greatest dance sequence ever
The best stats you've ever seen
The tyranny of the rocket equation
potential videos
January 16, 2019Mathematics of Weight Loss
10 Times Michio Kaku Arguments Blew Our Minds
TED Talk The freakonomics of McDonalds vs Drugs by Steve Levitt
January 9, 2019Michael Rosenblatt, MD on "Ways That Wartime Injuries Have Influenced Civilian Medical Practice"link to slides on Yahoo
December 19, 2018Yumio Saneyoshi on "The State of Computer Programming Education for Youth"
December 12, 2018Dr. Reinier Beeuwkes on "Fusion at MIT"
December 5, 2018Endocrine system (no video)Stress, Portrait of a Killer
slides are on the group Yahoo page
November 28, 2018Gary Patrick on "Current Windows Security Software"PDF of Gary's slides
November 7, 2018Kathryn Flanagan on "The James Webb Space Telescope"
October 31, 2018Harry Forsdick on "The Economics of Bitcoin"Slides
October 17, 2018Steve Isenberg on "Blockchain Technology"PowerPoint Slides
October 10, 2018Larry Wittig on "Encryption"PDF of Larry's slides
October 3, 2018Bruce Cohen on "The Science of Psyciatric Disorders and Their Treatment"
August 1, 2018Isabel Greenstein and Charles Wang on "What Is Social Media?"
July 18, 2018George Gamota on "Is China the New Science Superpower?"info on current changes in China:
in BBC News
July 11, 2018Alan Levine on "Exoplanets" part 1

Work in progress


lexingtoncomputergroup.txt · Last modified: 2019/01/17 06:33 by smi