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Computer Class: Exploring the Twitterverse
Date: 7/25/2013 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Cost: Free
Location: Creekside Room
375 Throckmorton Ave
Mill Valley, California 94941
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Thursday, July 25th, 2013
Mill Valley Public Library
Creekside Room
7 PM (doors open at 6:45)

Exploring the Twitterverse | July 25th, 7:00pm 

Twitter offers a very limited amount of characters with which to convey a message in tweet form. But it is surprising how much you can say in 140 characters. In this class, we'll discuss the hype around Twitter. We'll go through the jargon -- What does it mean to "follow" someone? What is a hashtag and how does that work? We'll explore various examples of how tweeting can range from the every day, to the more profound message. In some cases, tweets can break the latest news.   

Instructor: Debbie Leight
Debbie Leight is the owner of Computers Made Easy, a Bay Area-based company that offers computer, smartphone and tablet tutoring. Debbie grew up in Silicon Valley and has worked in software for her entire career. She spent more than seven years at Google, where she trained new hires and clients in the use of Excel and conducted classes on how to use Google Apps. She founded Computers Made Easy in 2001 and today works with a wide variety of clients, from grandmothers and grandfathers with their first iPhone or iPad to small business owners who want to use technology to be more productive.

Experience required: Basic computer skills, knowledge of Mac OS, using a keyboard and mouse

Pre-registration required. Click here to register. 

If you wish to bring your own laptop to this class, click here

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