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Feb 26, 2013 Tuesdays from 3:30-5pm at Cambridge Community Television CCTV offers weekly computer assistance from a friendly volunteer that provides individualized and flexible help with job searching, resume writing, online job applications, computer skills, and more. Work alone or with a group to learn more about computers. UPCOMING MINI LESSONS The following mini lesson will be offered at 4pm... more
Feb 26, 2013 Mondays 10am – 12pm at Cambridge Community Television Our friendly staff is here to help with your basic computer needs, like learning computers, using different software applications, scanning photos, staying in touch with family and friends, and more! UPCOMING MINI-LESSONS (held every Monday at 11am) March 4 - Cutting and Pasting Skills March 11 - How to Save... more
Feb 15, 2013 This Week in NeighborMedia: a recap of the week's captivating Cambridge stories produced by NeighborMedia correspondents at Cambridge Community Television. Latest stories Susana Segat documents the playful ways city residents enjoyed the blizzard: "Post-Blizzard Play" and the city's beauty when covered with freshly fallen snow: "Blizzard Photos: Mass Ave From Walden St to Harvard Square... more
Feb 13, 2013 To help residents and emergency personnel cope with the aftermath of the storm, Comcast opened its XFINITY WiFi hotspots to anybody who needs them – including non-Comcast subscribers. For a map of XFINITY WiFi hotspots please visit www.xfinity.com/wifi. more
Jan 29, 2013 Join us for an open house information session Tuesday, January 29th, 7pm at CCTV. Learn journalism and multimedia skills, and report on important community issues by joining Cambridge Community Television’s NeighborMedia citizen journalism team. Correspondents are volunteers who cover stories happening in the city of Cambridge through blogging, photos, audio and video. No prior technical... more
Jan 18, 2013 This Week in NeighborMedia: a recap of the week's captivating Cambridge stories produced by NeighborMedia correspondents at Cambridge Community Television. Latest stories Beverly Mire reflects on the Martin Luther King, Jr. School mural and its future being in jeopardy: "Why We Live Here: The Dream Survives." Saul Tannenbaum reports on life and circumstances surrounding the death of... more
Jan 7, 2013 Google is hosting a two-session Internet workshop at Cambridge Community Television’s new home! Participants will be paired with Google employees and will receive one-to-one Internet training. Learn how to send email, search the Internet, pay bills on-line, and more. Training will be tailored to each participant’s interests and experience. People of all levels are welcome to register. When:... more
Dec 21, 2012 Ziaul Islam, Mohammad Sayed, and Mon Tiwari feature a teen-operated business that fix apple products cheaper than the Apple Store does. Check out the services that the Go 2 Guys provide! more
Dec 12, 2012 A group of striking short films and production stills provide a glimpse into the artist’s working process. Marcondes shares results from a 2-week workshop that prototyped a spatial narrative with MIT students and faculty from the GAMBIT Game Lab. A gifted animator and filmmaker, Marcondes’ works have appeared on MTV, the BBC, Animal Planet and in film festivals across the globe. Ticket holders... more
Dec 6, 2012 Above Susan Segat of NeighborMedia describes her use of iPhone technology to report stories in Cambridge. Today NeighborMedia has the pleasure of covering BE THE MEDIA 2012 - Bridging the Communications Gap for Transformative Civic Action at the Third Sector New England Non-Profit Center (TSNE). The conference is sponsored by the Progressive Communications Network (PCN) of Boston and New... more
Nov 29, 2012 So, here’s the facts, as I know them. I am one of the 17,000 or so Cambridge residents from JFK street to Kendall Square without power. Lights are ON in Harvard Square, no real surprise there. Although the power outage did postpone a Obama-Romney forum at the JFK School of Government. (Big Deal) Traffic lights are out and its at the height of rush hour. This doesn’t ‘signal’ a great commute. I... more
Nov 21, 2012 Each Tuesday from 3:30-5pm CCTV offers a FREE weekly computer session for job seekers! Get help applying for jobs and working on your resume while learning new skills. During the session we also offer a short lesson on a topic of interest to job seekers. The mini lessons take place at 4pm. Join us for sessions in November when we will offer the following lessons: November 27 - Savvy... more
Nov 13, 2012 Join us for a screening of "Innovation in My Backyard," two short documentaries created by teens in CCTV's Youth Media Program, in collaboration with Novartis. When: Tuesday, November 13, 2012 Refreshments at 5:15 pm, followed by the program from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm Where: Novartis, 220 Massachusetts Avenue Directions: Enter on foot between 220 and 250 Massachusetts Avenue. Event will... more
Nov 9, 2012 This Week in NeighborMedia: a recap of the week's captivating Cambridge stories produced by NeighborMedia correspondents at Cambridge Community Television. Latest stories Susan Hunziker reveals the many changes at the lot at 1924 Mass Ave. First a church, then an Arby's, next a hotel?: "A lot of change: 1924 Massachusetts Avenue." Lori Jobe profiles a local Central Sq business and finds... more
Nov 8, 2012 Attached are minutes from the 11/7/2012 meeting and a draft Mission Statement. Feel free to share comments here or email Susan susan@cctvcambridge.org more
Oct 24, 2012 Charles Darwin is the father evolution and so much more. What I mean he was so much more then his work. The first book he wrote didn't come easy for him. The name of first book is called : 'The Origin of Species'. The death of his child Anne Elizabeth (Annie) at age 9 ,was so hard for him to bear. Charles Darwin, little child is died and it broke his heart. The film 'Creation',... more
Oct 18, 2012 Social Media and Journalism's New Directions from J-Lab more
Oct 11, 2012 Join us for a screening of "Innovation in My Backyard," two short documentaries created by teens in CCTV's Youth Media Program, in collaboration with Novartis When: Tuesday, November 13, 2012 Refreshments at 5:15 pm, followed by the program from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm Where: Novartis, 220 Massachusetts Avenue Directions: Enter on foot between 220 and 250 Massachusetts Avenue. Event... more
Oct 5, 2012 Have a great idea for a project, but not sure how to get started? Let us help! Join us for the weekly Getting Started: Production Support Hour starting Tuesday, October 9th When: Tuesdays 6:30-7:30pm Who: CCTV Access members Where: CCTV’s GOOGLE LAB (LAB 2) Get help • filling out a Production Contract • Planning your project • doing research • finding locations • writing a script... more
Sep 30, 2012 By Sarah Cortes-Ever since Chinese computer hackers reportedly brought down the entire power grid of northeastern New York State, utilities and the US government have collaborated to strengthen the US energy infrastructure to prevent similar occurrences. Smart Grid technology, including computerized Smart Meters, have been rolled out around the US, and there are plans to install more, including... more
Sep 16, 2012 Engineering time! Bragg bubble raft, presented by Kian Kerman, Research Assistant in the Harvard School of Engineering and Applied Sciences (Harvard SEAS). Filmed in Pierce Hall, Mechanical Engineering Teaching Lab, as preparation for an upcoming hands-on class experiment. Shows stacking sequences; and defects including dislocation and vacancy. FIlmed and edited by Christie Gilliland. 16... more

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