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Caffeine Break: Keep Older Phones Running Longer with LineageOS (James Hamilton, February 9th, 2024)

Join James Hamilton as he talks about LineageOS, a free open-source project. It completely replaces a phone’s OS with a “de-Googled” version of Android 13. It allows newer…

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Caffeine Break - Clint Stearns, Contributing to the Illinois app and Rokwire - Friday, November 10, 2023

In this Caffeine Break, Clint Stearns will discuss Rokwire, the open-source platform powering the Illinois app. Used by over 40,000 students, the app is a comprehensive hub for academic and campus…

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Caffeine Break - Matt Macomber, WCAG 2.2 - Friday, October 20, 2023

Matt Macomber will lead a group discussion on the WCAG 2.2 Guidelines update and what it means. For ease of reference and understanding, we’ll be going over the new guidelines using a high…

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Caffeine Break - Accessible Design for Illini Orange (yes, we can!) - Melissa Waller - Friday, April 7, 2023

This week, learn how to incorporate accessible design into your creative workflow with Melissa Waller. We will cover color contrast, font sizes, content hierarchy, images, text on images, alt…

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Caffeine Break: Bryan Jonker, Automated Testing with Backstop.js - Friday, October 7, 2022

Bryan says: Backstop.js is a tool used to run visual regression tests – you want to make sure you aren’t breaking anything by “that simple change that won’t affect anything…

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Caffeine Break - Digital Dunkirk - High-speed all-volunteer Ukrainian data rescue with SUCHO.org - Friday, April 22, 2022

How would you react if someone said “Hey, there’s an entire country with thousands of years of libraries and archives and manuscripts and culture in danger of being bombed into…

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Caffeine Break - Identifying, paying, and avoiding technical debt - Glen Shere, Ed Delaporte, Carl Stephens - Friday, January 14, 2022

(This is a reprise of an IT Pro Forum session that didn't get recorded, and several people have asked about a capture of this session in particular, so Glen, Ed, and Carl kindly agreed to…

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Caffeine Break - Talking Turkey with Chuck Geigner - Friday, Nov. 12, 2021

It’s technically an open agenda this week, but there will be a special presentation by Chuck Geigner entitled "Awesome Turkey that Makes You Smile - A Guided Meditation on…

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Caffeine Break - Christy Blew, Accessible PDFs - June 11, 2021

As part of our series on accessible documentation, Mark McCarthy taught the basics of making an accessible Word document and Keith Hays taught about InDesign documents. This week, Christy Blew…

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Caffeine Break - Making Documents Accessible with Mark McCarthy - Friday, April 16, 2021

Join Mark McCarthy, Accessibility Engineer with AITS, as we discuss some simple tips and tricks you can do to make your documents more accessible! Come with any questions you have about any…

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Caffeine Break - Nicholas Strole, Dena Strong, Darius Summerville: The Corr-Proust Project

What do you do when you need a content management system for a digital humanities project without a budget for a database designer? While there are several resources available at the University,…

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Caffeine Break - Brian Mertz - Managing email in a crisis - April 17, 2020

Managing your inbox while responding to a crisis Whether your is inbox neat and organized or overflowing with hundreds of unread messages, when your team is called on to help respond to a…

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Caffeine Break - David Needham, Drupal 8 Configuration - Friday, February 21, 2020

David Needham of the Central Illinois Drupal User Group on Meetup is bringing us a presentation he’s going to be giving in March at MidCamp in Chicago: You just finished building a feature…

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Caffeine Break Ellie Burnette, WebTools Tips and Tricks - Friday, March 22, 2019

This week we have Ellie Burnette talking about Webtools tips for IT Pros: Have you ever wondered how to manage Webtools permissions for people in your unit, or whether you can request…

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Caffeine Break Mike Cervone and PowerShell Core - Friday, March 15, 2019

This week Mike Cervone tells us about PowerShell Core. PowerShell Core is open-source and is available for use on Windows, Mac and Linux. It is also a scripting engine for both Azure and…

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Caffeine Break - Isaac Galvan, Getting the Most from Containerized Nagios - Friday, December 7, 2018

Nagios can do many things out of the box, but sometimes custom check and alert scripts are necessary. How can a developer get started quickly on a new plugin without having to install Nagios from…

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