[svfig-announce] THIRD Saturday Meeting
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Tue Dec 13 15:13:54 PST 2005
SVFIG Meeting at Cogswell on December 17 --- this Saturday
Note that by long tradition the December SVFIG meeting is
held on the THIRD SATURDAY OF THE MONTH!!!
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SVFIG Meeting Agenda for Saturday, December 17, 2005
At Cogswell College, 1175 Bordeaux Drive, Sunnyvale, CA
9:45 --- "A Jolly Nice Cup of Coffee" (Lionel Hardcastle from 'As Time Goes
10:00 --- OFFETE IS ON-LINE FINALLY -- C. H. Ting.
"I had just opened a business account in Yahoo, and put
up most of the Offete documentation on-line. It is
www.offete.com. Please visit eForth Academy and peek
into the library. I have PayPal, but have not yet
figured out how to do on-line business."
NOON --- LUNCH
Some go to TOGO's , some bring their own and stay at Cogswell
1:00 --- INTRODUCTIONS, ANNOUNCEMENTS, RUMORS, RANDOM ACCESS
1:30 --- PHOTO STORY - Dave Jaffe
Dave will demonstrate Windows Photo Story, a free
flexible Windows XP application that creates a video from a
collection of photos, videos, captions, and music.
2:45 --- INTERMISSION
3:15 --- IT GOES BEEP! --- Kevin Appert
A short program in SwiftForth (I thought this was an
oxymoron.) and a long diatribe about the SwiftForth
and SwiftX emailing lists.
IF THERE'S TIME --- RANDOM ACCESS
TOPICS FROM THE ASSEMBLED
FORTH SUCCESS STORIES
Wireless Internet access is anticipated (though not guaranteed) at
Cogswell, so bring your wifi.
Please suggest a speaker or present at a SVFIG meeting. Email me,
Kevin Appert forther at com-you-know-the-rest.com (see the return address)
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