We hope all the showers bring May flowers and sunshine. May is going to be a great month, as we have two very important birthday's to celebrate, Mother's Day, Victoria Day weekend and of course some great techie stuff to share! May 2012 In this Month's Newsletter: Birthday Celebrations at ITS ITS Electronic Deal Tech Tip Brought to you by Alandale Training This Month in Tech History May Events in and around Vancouver (be sure to check this out, there are a lot of events in May) Birthday Celebrations at ITS To: Jason Davies Christina Bombelli Can you guess their age? Hint, it's the same! Monthly Electronic Deal Each month we will supply you with a product that we believe is a great deal and may suit your business or personal needs. This is an opportunity for you to save time and energy shopping around for what’s best at the best price, because we have done it for you! Canon Imagefomula P-215 Scan-tini Portable Document Scanner 600DPI Duplex USB3.0Canon Imagefomula P-215 Scan-tini Portable Document Scanner 600DPI Duplex USB3.0 Price: $350.00 *Price does not include HST If interested contact the sales team at https://www.itsconsultinginc.ca/contact/ TECH TIP OF THE MONTH Brought to you by Alandale Training a great resource online for tips and on-site computer training courses in Vancouver, BC. Visit their site at www.alandaletraining.com. Windows has a desktop calculator that can be handy for doing quick calculations. To display the calculator: 1. Start button, All Programs, Accessories 2. Calculator When entering numbers, you can either use the number keys on the keyboard or click on the number buttons on the calculator. Like most desktop calculators, it has a memory. Want to copy the result of your calculation to another application? Here's how: 1. Click on = to complete the calculation 2. Ctrl+C 3. Switch to the application 4. Ctrl+V Need to do scientific calculations? No problem: . In the calculator window, View menu, Scientific Happy calculating! If you liked this tip click here to join the Alandale Training Mailing List to receive more great tech tips. This Month in Tech History May 11th, 1951RAM was patented by Jay Forrester! May 12th 1936 the keyboard is patented May 26th, 1995 Bill Gates uses Microsoft to support the growth of the Internet May 31st 2006 The Pirate Bay is raided and shut down (for 3 days) May 25th, 1977 Star Wars – A New Hope was released EVENTS There are so many events happening in May. Go out and have some fun! Festivals, Marathons, Mother's Day, Victoria Day and more! Thanks for reading! Hope you have a great May!