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Bribie Island Seniors' Computing Club

Sunset Bribie Is
Jetty - bribie Is
Rainbow - Bribie Is
Pelican Landing
Sunset - Bribie Is
Black Swan & Family - Buckley's Hole
Bribie, Volunteer Marine Rescue Boat
Emu walking along street
Buckley's Hole - Bribie
Boy throwing Casting-net at sunset - Bribie Is
Three Pelicans swimming
Surf Life Saving Boat - Bribie
Sunset - Bribie Is
Photo: Don McEwen
Pumicestone Passage
Next BISCC Monthly Meeting: 10:30am Wednesday 26 November 2014.  Bribie RSL, Auditorium.
Pre-Meeting Workshop: Topic to be advised.
SIG Meetings at the Bribie RSL, Anzac Room.   SIG Details & Contacts
Digital Audio/Video SIG:
   For lessons contact David
Internet & Email SIG meeting:
   Next meeting: 3:00pm Tuesday 18 November 2014.
     (Tuesday 11 November - Armistice Day)
Family History:
   Beginners: Next Meeting: 1:00pm Tuesday 04 November 2014.
   Advanced: Next Meeting: 10:00am Thursday 13 November 2014.

 1. Windows 10
 2. Firefox OS Smartphone is now on sale in Australia!

Workshops - RSL Anzac Room:
Beginners Computing: Tuesday November 18 & 25.  1:00pm-3:00pm.
   Errol Cook will be the tutor for these workshops on a one to one basis.
   For lessons contact Errol

Treefrog Workshops - Colin's place
No workshops scheduled for November 2014.

Workshops - Geoff's Place
For lessons contact Geoff or Phone: 3410 0076

Family History & Convict Name Databases (BIFHIG)
Searching for your ancestors?    Over 1200 names being researched by members.
100 Useful Websites - Computer Software, Seniors, Mac Stuff, Genealogy, Tutorials, Computer Help, Recreation, etc. (Including Archived Photos from previous BISCC competitions)


Windows 10
Windows 10 is the name for the next Microsoft Windows operating system. The internal Microsoft codename for Windows 10 was Threshold and the presumed final name was Windows 9 but Microsoft decided to skip that number altogether.
Article by Tim Fisher  ( - October 2014)
For more information, Google "Windows 10"
Note:  Microsoft will continue to support Windows 7 customers until at least 2020.
   Source Internet

Firefox OS Smartphone is now on sale in Australia!
FirefoxOS Smartphone photo
The ZTE Open C Firefox OS phone is an enhanced Firefox OS offering from ZTE featuring higher end hardware, including a 3MP camera and 4-inch WVGA screen, and also comes installed with Firefox OS 1.3.
It's packed with built-in features: a camera with effects and filters, integrated Facebook contacts and messaging, email, a music player, FM radio, maps and more - all at a great price, $99 from JB HI-FI.
For more details:  Firefox OS is here!
   Source Internet
Is your USB Flash Drive having unsafe connections?
To check: Plug Flash Drive in to computer - Navigate to (My) Computer - Right click on Removable Drive - "Scan with AVG or your anti-virus software"