TECH Week takes place from 24th – 30th April.
Our TECH Week Activities in the computer room included:
Installing and using GIMP image editing software 
Connecting Multimedia speakers to PC and playing music via PC
Setting up and using a tablet and Ipod
Using headset/Microphone 
Using a dual camera – video/photos 
Taking photos on a digital camera
Editing images and creating collages using Picasa 
Uploading images and posts to the CTC blog
Some interesting Facts about IT 
Ireland is the second largest exporter of computer and IT services in the world.
The average computer user blinks 7 times a minute, which is less than half the normal rate of 20 blinks a minute. 
86% of people try to plug their USB devices in upside down.
9 in 10 of all 15-16 year old in Ireland have a profile on a social networking site. 
Smartphones stand out as the most used device for internet access with young people.
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