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Welcome to the March, 2014
issue of the IT@Sam Newsletter!


Director's ChairThe Director's Cut

In this month’s edition of “The Director’s Cut,” we take a look at the new Mac Operating System known as Mavericks.

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Question DiceWhat's in a File Name?

What is a file name? What are the best practices for creating folders? In this article, we take a look at pitfalls to avoid when creating folders on your computer.

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March 14: Happy Birthday Albert Einstein

Were he still alive today, Albert Einstein would be 135 years old this month. While best known for his theoretical equation on mass-energy equivalence, E=mc2, we owe a lot to this man for the technology we use every day.

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Tips BlocksTech Tip: Slide Zoom in PowerPoint

Have you ever wanted to highlight a particular part of your slide without creating a whole new slide? With PowerPoint’s slide zoom feature you can highlight a particular area of your slide without any prior preparation.

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Security Tip: 2014 Cyber Security Outlook

2014 is well underway. This year we can expect to see newer technologies at our disposal that will not only revolutionize our daily life but will also result in more challenges to stay cyber-secure. In this month’s security tip, we look at these new technologies and the risks that comes with them so that you can know how to stay safe.

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March Technology Training Schedule

IT@Sam will be offering a number of training sessions in various programs throughout the year. With each newsletter, we will list the trainings offered for the month. Sign up for the trainings in Talent Management.

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