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Welcome to Sydney PC & Technology User Group

We meet at   - Sydney Mechanics' School of Arts, 280 Pitt Street - check [Meetings] Monthly Calendar for times -   Visitors are always welcome

Note: You can now link to club meetings that were held using Video Conferencing during the Covid19 restrictions:
Monthly Main Meetings        Programming SIG Meeting Reports        Web-Design SIG Reports

Alex has arranged for a Zoom account so we can have online meetings. If any of our members would like to run a meeting please let us know at     Steve South; Web site co-ordinator.

November 2020 Main Meeting

Tonight we had a look at the new iPhone 12 iPhone 12
and the video of the launc of the new Macs with the M1 chip

» See full story here.
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October 2020 Main Meeting

Tonight EZVIZ smart home security and Realme Phones come along.

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» See full story here.
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September 2020 Main Meeting

Tonight, We had Brett Levy CEO of Kazoik


a new Australian auction site on-hand to explain this unique auction site.» See full story here.

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August 2020 Main Meetng

This month we welcomed Acronis.

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Ron Eo, Acronis Global Head of Curriculum Management & Training and Anna Kocharova

Ron and Anna

joined us to show us the latest Acronis True Image 2021 software. » See full story here.

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ROBERTSON Joan (nee Stukeley)

Vale Joan Robertson

Born Goondiwindi, Queensland. Late of Maroubra.

It's with great sadness, we report the passing of Joan Robertson on 26th August 2020. Joan was a club member for many years, and with husband, Dr Malcolm Robertson regularly attended various special interest group meetings. With a keen interest in Family History, Joan was a greatly respected member of our Genealogy Group.

Resting now in eternal peace.

Passed away 26.08.2020 at Prince of Wales Hospital, Randwick. Aged 87 years.

Dearly loved wife of Dr Malcolm Robertson. Mother to Amanda (Jane), David, Helen and Richard.Grandmother to William, Thomas and Amy.

A former Head Theatre Sister at Prince of Wales Special Unit (for Cancer Research) which was an independent hospital within PoW Hospital, and this was where she also first met Malcolm. Joan was actively involved in the community and was a long-time member of the Cape Banks Family History Society. Joan was a loving and supportive lady who will be greatly missed by her family and friends.

Joan's life will be celebrated at South Chapel, Eastern Suburbs Memorial Park Crematorium, Military Road Matraville on Thursday 3rd September 2020 commencing at 2:00 pm.


CAMPANELLA, Dennis Richard 3.12.1944 - 2.7.2020

Husband to Carol and much-loved father to Sophia and Celia. Doting grandfather to Ella, Jonah, Sienna and Oliver.

May God grant him eternal rest.

Dennis Selling raffle tickets

We are saddened to report the passing of Dennis Campanella on 2nd July 2020

Dennis was a long time member of our club, serving on the committee for a number of years but will be best remembered as the friendly face welcoming members to our Main meetings and selling tickets for the lucky door prizes.

Dennis was the Group Secretary for several years and was an active long term member of the Sydney PC & Technology User Group and will be sadly missed.

He had only recently appeared in our April Zoom Main Meetings.

Dennis on Zoom

Rest in peace, Dennis.

July 2020 Main Meetng

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This month we welcomed Payton Towler the Regional APAC Manager for the TechSmith Corporation. TechSmith have a range of products including Snaggit screen capture and Camtasia video editor. » See full story here.

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June 2020 Main Meeeting

This month Alex had arranged for Peyton Towler, the Regional APAC Manager for the TechSmith Corporation, to talk to us however Payton couldn't connect so we had a look at the Apple Developers Conference » See full story here.

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May 2020 Main Meeting

This month we had our second Zoom meeting and we had around twenty-one members joining in. May 20 Zoom Slide 1 » See full story here.

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April 2020 Main Meeting

Nuance logoDerek Tonight, Derek Austin from Nuance was back to discuss the future of “PERSONAL PRODUCTIVITY 2030”.
» See full story here.

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March 2020 Main Meeting

The March Main Meeting was cancelled due to corona virus. » See the note here.

February 2020 Main Meeting

Samsung logoIt seems everyone is into the wide screen flip phone phenomena. Alex introduced us to the new Samsung Galaxy Z Flip phone. » See full story here.

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The January 2020 Main Meeting

moto razr logoTonight, Alex was on hand to show us the latest Motorola Raza folding phone. » See full story here.

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The November 2019 Main Meeting

Norton Livelock LogoNorton Specialist Systems Engineer Dean Williams was our special guest at the November Main Meeting. He explained why New Norton 360 is a must have, fully powered solution for your connected world and also generously provided five copies of Norton 360 for the raffle. » See full story here.
This was our last Main Meeting for 2019.

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The October 2019 Main Meeting

HMD LogoHMD Global the new home of Nokia paid us a visit and NOKIA Logo Mitchell Senior the National Training Manager at HMD Global presented some of Nokia's newest Android 2019 smartphones at the October Main meeting. » Full report available here..

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The September 2019 Main Meeting

Laser was our guest at the September Main meeting and demonstrated some of the best in their wide range of consumer products. » View brief report here..

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The August 2019 Main Meeting

HappyTel Services HappyTel and Acer were at our August Acer logo meeting to present their latest services and computers.
» Follow both reports...

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The July 2019 Main Meeting

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This month we looked at Synology Network Access Systems (NAS)

» Full report here..

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The June 2019 Main Meeting

This month Whistleout dropped in.

Whistleout logo» check it out now..

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The May 2019 Main Meeting

Optus-Yes LogoIn May, Optus came to introduced their next generation of broadband technology to our members.
» see the whole presentation...

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The April 2019 Main Meeting

Huawei LogoIn April, Huawei come along, having just launched the flagship P30 and the Matebook X  Pro and the 13 laptops. We were one of the first groups to see the new Mate X which had just been launched that day.
» read the full report here...

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