Princeton PC Users Group
May 23, 2017
Mercer County Library, Lawrenceville NJ
Gabe's Favorite Websites
Since the Web has billions or gazillions -- nobody really knows how many
-- of individual pages, it's nearly impossible to find the "best"
website for a given purpose. But Google searches often find gems because
they rank pages by popularity: pages to which many sites link are deemed
better than "orphan" pages not linked. Another way to find
useful/interesting/fun pages is to share favorites with others. This
presentation highlights websites one experienced Web traveler visits
often. Bring your top websites to share with the audience too!
Gabe evangelizes for user groups, believing that user groups are an
antidote to feeling alone with technical activities, challenges,
problems, and triumphs. He's enjoyed being APCUG Region 2 Advisor for
He supports many national and local user groups. He served as Director
of (Meeting) Programs for Washington, DC-area CPCUG, one of the oldest
and largest PC user groups, where he organized and chaired the Internet
SIG. He served on User Support Team for CPCUG's domain and on CPCUG's
Board Of Directors. He was founding member and director of several local
user groups, and held management jobs in a national IBM user group. He
has given hundreds of presentations to these and other groups and
conferences. He has facilitated and helped exploit donations of
commercial hardware and software to user groups. He's presently Director
and APCUG Representative for PATACS, Potomac Area Technology and
Gabe is a technology writer, editor, and consultant targeting audiences
from consumers to computer professionals.
He worked for a small software company as VP of Technology and Business
Development, responsible for product planning, evolution, and
development, along with documentation and customer support.
He also worked in the leading-edge data center of a federally chartered
not-for-profit consulting organization where he developed widely used
software tools aiding other installations' mainframe use; before that he
designed and developed operating systems at IBM.
Gabe shared responsibility for AARP's online Computers and Technology
Web site and forums; before that, he co-hosted America Online's advanced
There are a group of club members who regularly attend PPCUG meetings. However, Club Leadership including those who have been arranging meetings would appreciate your assistance. We are looking for volunteers to step up and take a leadership role. Any role that you take will look good on your LinkedIn profile!
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