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A Beautiful New Addition to the Daley Family

ITS

Posted: July 24, 2012 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: General Interest, Our Community


ITS would like to say a big Congratulations to ITS’s Tim Daley and his wife Marsha on the recent arrival of their first child, Adriana Paige Daley. Adriana was born on Saturday, July 21st at 12:06 pm at the Dr. Everett Chalmer’s Hospital here in Fredericton. Tim is pleased to announce that the whole family is doing very well. From all of us at ITS, Congratulations Tim and Marsha on your...

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ITS Welcomes a Familiar Face to the Team

ITS

Posted: July 20, 2012 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: General Interest, Our Community


ITS would like to give a warm welcome to Dave Shipley, who recently joined our Enterprise Solutions team as Enterprise Strategy Analyst.  In this role, Dave will be responsible for planning and implementing a security awareness program and the advancement of UNB’s mobility strategy & services, as well as continuing to influence the ongoing evolution of the web at UNB. No stranger to ITS, Dave...

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Warning Low Fuel How to give yourself more notice that your laptop battery is running out of juice

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Posted: July 20, 2012 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Tips and Tricks, General Interest


Does your laptop run out of battery power and begin hibernating before you’ve even had the chance to realize what’s going on, let alone scoot off and grab your power cord to keep it running? If you want to give yourself more advanced notice that your laptop is going to run out of juice, you can change your battery alerts so your laptop warns you a little sooner. To do this, do the following...

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5 Odd Questions with Trevor Thomas

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Posted: July 10, 2012 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Our Community, General Interest


Name: Trevor Thomas What is your job at ITS? Web Developer, meaning I build web based applications for all to enjoy. What is your favourite smell? Jerk Chicken or Jerk Pork…and anything else on the BBQ! Mmmmmmmmmmmm BBQ. If you were a crayon, what colour would you be? White…reason: This colour is rarely used so its always in pristine shape, and lasts the longest! If you knew a zombie...

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ITS s Adam Baker Ties the Knot

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Posted: July 10, 2012 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: General Interest, Our Community


ITS would like to say a big Congratulations to Adam Baker, a Developer/Systems Analyst here at ITS, and his beautiful bride Kim, who tied the knot on Saturday, June 30 here in Fredericton. Adam and Kim had a fantastic day celebrating with their closest friends and family followed by a relaxing honeymoon together. From all of us at ITS, Congratulations, Adam and Kim! Props to Cheryl Goguen, wife...

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Picking Apart Pixels

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Posted: July 10, 2012 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: TechSpeak in Translation, General Interest


The term pixel is probably one that you’ve heard a number of times before, but have you ever paused to ponder what it really means? A pixel is the smallest unit represented in an image. Every pixel has its own colour and an address which corresponds to its coordinates in the image, so when several pixels are arranged next to one another, they form a picture. Your television and computer screen,...

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Take it Back How to Retract your Email Messages with connectEd

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Posted: July 10, 2012 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Tips and Tricks, General Interest


Ever click ‘send’ on an email to a large group of people only to realize a few seconds later that you forgot to include the attachment? Recall your message with connectEd! Whether you forgot an attachment, are missing information, or made a spelling or grammar error, if you are using Outlook 2007 or 2010 in the new connectEd environment for faculty and staff you can recall your message, make...

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