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Learn IT @ Lunch Identity Theft: Followup Resources

Miss yesterday’s Learn IT @ Lunch session “Protecting yourself against identity theft”?  A recording is available online. Note: You may be prompted to update your MS Silverlight Plug-in to view the recording.  Session slides are available via Box.

Our presenter John Shaw, University IT Security Office.
Q&A session at the end of the program.

Learn IT @ Lunch Document Accessibility: Followup Resources

Miss today’s Learn IT @ Lunch session “Adventures in PDF and Document Accessibility”?  Check out the Duke Web Accessibility website for information and resources. Have questions? Contact us.

Our presenter Joel Crawford-Smith (OIT) assisting Steve and Susan from Duke’s Pathology Office.

T-Mobile upgrading system at Duke

OIT announces that T-Mobile will invest $7M in its Duke campus cell coverage system. T-Mobile will begin upgrading hardware and software in 147 buildings to improve overall cell coverage on campus. Work is expected to be completed in spring 2019.

Learn IT @ Lunch Google Analytics: Followup Resources

Miss yesterday’s Learn IT @ Lunch session “Making Informed Decisions: Google Analytics Crash Course”?  A recording is available online. Note: You may be prompted to update your MS Silverlight Plug-in to view the recording.

Our presenters: Greg Whitaker & Jillian Warren

Additional Resources:

March Learn IT @ Lunch sessions

OIT will be offering two Learn IT @ Lunch sessions in March:

Making Informed Decisions – Google Analytics Crash Course
Wednesday, March 6
noon – 1:00 p.m.
Edge Workshop Room, 1st floor – Bostock Library

Don’t forget to bring a lunch!
Registration is not required.  Lunch is not provided.

ePrint update over spring break

There will be an ePrint update over spring break Monday, March 11 starting at 9:30 a.m. We anticipate a brief outage of at least 30-45 minutes and perhaps longer.

After the update, users will receive an ePrint software update prompt the next time they initiate a print job.

For questions, contact the OIT Service Desk.

Learn IT @ Lunch Wearable Healthcare Devices – Followup Resources

Miss today’s Learn IT @ Lunch session “Wearable healthcare devices and your health” ? A recording is available online.

Session slides are available to download via DukeBox. Also, visit the Duke Mobile App Gateway website for more information and workshops.

Duke’s Unique ID System Nears Milestone

After more than a decade of use, Duke’s Unique ID System will crest one million. Check out the story behind Duke OIT’s numbering system and the impending milestone.

Spring 2019 Learn IT @ Lunch schedule announced

The Spring 2019 OIT Learn IT @ Lunch schedule for has been posted online: https://sites.duke.edu/training/learn-it-lunch/. Topics include: Qualtrics, Wearable Health Devices, Google Analytics, & more.

Save the dates on your calendar! No registration. Feel free to bring a brown bag lunch with you.

We want your tech tips!

Which keyboard shortcut has changed your life? What software can you not live without? What tech tip would you tell a newly-hired employee or give an incoming freshman?

In April, we will have a special Learn IT @ Lunch session where we will share tech tips that we are gathering from members of the Duke Community, like you.   Tips can be submitted through this Qualtrics survey.

If you submit a tip, look for a small prize from OIT in your Duke campus mailbox.

New Warpwire improves podcast hosting and feeds

OIT announces a major update to Warpwire, Duke’s audio video streaming service. Warpwire version 2.8 will improve podcast hosting for those that formerly used iTunes U to host podcasts. It also enables an audio only player and improved RSS feeds directed to Apple Podcasts.

In addition, Warpwire 2.8 includes these new features:

  • Faster playback around the world, due to enhanced global hosting.
  • Better recording. No more Flash and the ability to record your screen.
  • Web-based editor including a clipping tool to trim AV clips.

Please note: Warpwire is expected to function normally during the update, however, users will not be able to upload files during the update from 8 p.m. January 7 until 2 a.m. January 8. For concerns or issues contact the OIT service desk at oit.duke.edu/help.