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-|Apr 1, 2020|**3D Printing and Robotics in Industry: An Update** (George Burnell)| +|Apr 8, 2020|Christine MuirCommunity Librarian at Cary Librarywill demonstrate how to access all the online resources offered ​by the library. There is no fee for any of these resources, which include ebooks, digital audiobooks, movies, music, TV shows, newspapers, and more. 
-|Apr 8, 2020|**More on patents**: What an examiner doesobvious questions (what makes it patentable)including foreign filing (Dick Wagner)\\ and **Potpourri** led by Gary Patrick //Ask Woody, Cloud Storage (is it forever?)Updates to "​ultimate"​ utility list//​\\ ​and future **LCTG meeting planning**+|Apr 15, 2020|**Lexington Communications Advisory Committee**\\ (Ken Pogran)\\ Winchester Advisory Committee (Don Nelson)\\ LexMedia (Florence DelSanto)\\ (Harry Forsdick, facilitator) members.\\ Subjects might include the future of 5G. (Must get Florence OK.)| 
-|Apr 15, 2020|**Lexington Communications Advisory Committee** (Ken Pogran)Winchester Advisory Committee (Don Nelson)LexMedia (Florence DelSanto)(Harry Forsdick, facilitator) members. Subjects might include the future of 5G. (Must get Florence OK.)| +|Apr 22, 2020|**Potpourri** ​Gary Patrick with information on Encryption and some Utilities.\\ Charly Sestokas with computer buying tips, etc; HD vs SSD; SD Longevity; MS Surface;\\ plus Potential House Fires from  Phone, Tablet, Laptop, other Electronic Charging setups
-|Apr 22, 2020|**Potpourri** ​(led by Peter Albin)+|Apr 29, 2020|**The Science behind Columbus** (Bob Melanson, member)(Peter to confirm)| 
-|Apr 29, 2020|**The Science behind Columbus** (Bob Melanson, member)| +|May 6, 2020|**The Manhattan Project** (George Gamota) (Charlie Holbrow to confirm, or ??)| 
-|May 6, 2020|**The Manhattan Project** (George Gamota)| +|May 13, 2020|**Nuclear Power Generation** (David Kahan) ​(confirmed)
-|May 13, 2020|**Nuclear Power Generation** (David Kahan)<color white>​CONFIRMED</​color>​+|May 20, 2020|**Boost-Phase Defense against ICBMs** presented by Dan Kleppner.\\ //Because little was known publicly about the Bush proposal, the American Physical Society initiated a study. Our presenter was co-chair\\ of the study group. ​ Although the study is fifteen years old, little has changed.// ​(Charlie Holbrow to confirm)| 
-|May 20, 2020|**Boost-Phase Defense against ICBMs** presented by Dan Kleppner.\\ //Because little was known publicly about the Bush proposal, the American Physical Society initiated a study. Our presenter was co-chair of the study group. ​ Although the study is fifteen years old, little has changed.//|+|May 27, 2020|**George Burnell Part II**\\ Continuation/​conclusion of George Burnell'​s earlier presentation on 3D printing| 
 +|June 3, 2020|Weldon Nelson has suggested the following: a 2000 year old computer. I watched this 46-minute presentation and found it fascinating [[https://​www.youtube.com/​watch?​v=jSQNEPbQOiI|link]].\\ Presentations with other lengths show up on my Google search for "​secrets of the lost Antikythera"​. (Jonathan Goode)| 
 +|June 10, 2020|**Potpourri** NY Times article dealing with privacy (Peter)\\ Phone tracking of people (Charlie Holbrow)| 
 +|June 17, 2020|**Sabermetrics** (Jerry Slate) (need to confirm)| 
 +|June 24, 2020|**MOOC** Massive Online Courses -- What's new| 
 +|July 1, 2020|AI and Job Loss (Yumio agreed to do this)(George Burnell and John Rudy to fup; may end as 1 or 2 sessions)| 
 +|July 8, 2020|Update on the Internet of Things in the Age of Coronavirus (Bob Primak)| 
 +|July 15, 2020|**Potpourri** | 
 +|July 22, 2020|**Futurism** Video of Amy Webb (a quantitative futurist, professor of strategic foresight at the NYU Stern School of Business and founder of the Future Today Institute) presenting the [[https://​www.youtube.com/​watch?​v=g7k5ceY2qkU&​t=3s|2019 Emerging Tech Trends Report]] (60 minutes) at SXSW in March 2019; maybe more as well (Peter)\\ relevant links include [[https://​amywebb.io/​]] and [[https://​www.ted.com/​talks/​amy_webb_how_i_hacked_online_dating#​t-270660|Ted Talk on hacking online dating]] (15 mins)| 
 +|July 29, 2020|(Peter to supply material)| 
 +|August 5, 2020|Advanced features of Excel and Word (Speaker ??)| 
 +|August 12, 2020|Ted Talks (John Rudy)| 
 +|August 19, 2020|(Peter to supply material)| 
 +"​fup"​ = "​Follow-up"​
  
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-Hi John, only you and I (stevecan see this text.\\  +  * Automated Spreadsheets -- Visicalc (John Rudy to fup)
-This page is easy to change. ​ The table above has columns, you edit it by clicking on its Edit button at the bottom.\\  +
-Then you see the table and it can be edited.\\  +
-Here's the trick. if you want to put in text like "​confirmed"​ and you don't want others to see it, make it white text on the white background:​\\  +
-You can see this <color white>​but you can't see this</​color>​ but the smarties can see it by dragging across it.+
  
-Other rules\\ ​ 
-All lines are scrunched together. ​ To force one line to end and the following text to start on another line, add a backslash-backslash-space\\ ​ 
-like I've done here. 
  
-Text can be bolded (select text and hit the B above, it puts ** before and after ** bolded text. 
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