TechBytes

  • Electronics Expo January 14 at Thousand Oaks Campus
    Thu January 7, 2016

    Cal Lutheran is launching Electronics Expo, a technology show and tell providing hands-on experiences with the latest products from vendors on Thursday, January 14 from 1-4 PM in the Active Learning Classroom at the Pearson Library.

  • Update the iOS on your iPad to Access the Blackboard Mobile Learn App
    Mon June 11, 2012

    Update the iOS on your iPad to Access the Blackboard Mobile Learn App

    Blackboard’s Mobile Learn application on the iPad is a great resource to study on the go, but you’ll need to first update your iPad’s operating system to use the application.

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  • Blackboard Mobile Learn App
    Fri May 18, 2012

    Blackboard Mobile Learn App

    • Stay actively involved in your Blackboard course while you are away from the computer.
    • Download the Blackboard Mobile Learn app and view your CLU Blackboard course on your iPad, iPhone, or Android device.
    • Easily view course documents, discussion boards (post a thread or even respond to your classmates), journals, class roster, and more!
    • Visit the link below to learn more:

    If you have questions or need assistance, please call the Help Desk at (805) 493-3698 or send e-mail to helpdesk@callutheran.edu.

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  • Become a Mobile Maven
    Fri April 27, 2012

    Ever need Cal Lutheran information (such as the online People Directory), but unable to get to your desktop computer? If so, check out the CLUMobileWeb<http://m.callutheran.edu/about/> site and investigate our mobile resources; get essential CLU information & services anytime, anywhere on your mobile device. (Click title above to read the complete article.)

  • Tips on Safeguarding Your Computer
    Fri April 13, 2012

    The Question:   Can you imagine being without your computer for a day?

    The Fact:    If your computer contracts a virus, you could face days or weeks without it--and even face losing your data.

    The Remedy:   Take the following three steps to help safeguard your computer against contracting a virus: (Click title above to read the complete article.)


  • When Mobile Devices Should Not be Mobile
    Fri March 23, 2012

    Mobile devices continue to have a positive effect on promoting connectivity and allowing access to data at all--or almost all--times; however, with convenience comes responsibility. This is where each one of us can help increase security and enhance loss prevention here at Cal Lutheran. Please take a few minutes to think about the computers and electronic and digital devices you use and how you can assure they are not so mobile; i.e., how to keep them secure. Consider the following tips:(Click title above to read the complete article.)

  • Digital Archive Houses CLU Publications
    Tue March 13, 2012

    The Pearson Library recently announced the launch of a new, free-to-the-public digital archive featuring back issues of The Echo (student newspaper) and Campanile and Kairos (college yearbooks).  Currently the archive includes:

    • all fifteen volumes of Campanile (1962-1976);
    • twenty-two volumes of Kairos (1977-1999); and
    • thirty-six volumes of The Echo.

    Back issues of our award-winning literary magazine, Morning Glory, will also be added to the e-collection. (Click title above to read the complete article.)

  • Video Helps Bridge the Gap
    Tue February 28, 2012

    Digital media can help bridge the gap between learner and content by building new connections for delivering information. Here at Cal Lutheran a recent initiative is gaining momentum through the Computer Training department; the initiative supports faculty and staff who wish to deploy video technology to enhance content delivery. Here are some examples of how video can support the mission of the Universtiy: (Click title above to read the complete article.)

  • The Care and Feeding of Your PII
    Fri February 10, 2012

    Protecting personally identifiable information (PII) is a big challenge when that information is in digital format.  A few simple steps will take you a long way to securing PII used in your job. (Click the title above to read the complete article.)

  • Safeguarding Yours and Others' PII
    Fri January 27, 2012

    Have you given much thought to yours and others PII? If not, NOW IS THE TIME to get serious about protecting Personally Identifiable Information! That’s right--yours and others’ PII. Protecting personally identifiable information is everyones’ responsibility, and below are critical points to consider and practice. (Click the title above to read the complete article.)

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