Topic: Introduction to LDSTech
Date: Friday, May 3, 2013 @ 12:00 p.m. (noon) MST
Presenter: Tim Riker, principal engineer
This month’s LDSTech broadcast will feature an introduction to LDSTech by principal engineer Tim Riker. He will give an overview of LDSTech and its purpose, the tools and resources available, and instructions on how to participate in the LDSTech community as a volunteer.
Included in the presentation will be information on using tools such as the wiki, forums, Google Groups, JIRA, Swarm, and the new iOS installer to assist with development, testing, and support of projects hosted on LDSTech.
If you would like to join live and talk with the experts, please use twitter and tweet to the #ldstech hashtag during a live broadcast. To learn more about Twitter, click here: Twitter and LDSTech
We will have an LDSTech Broadcast on the first Friday of each month through December. The locations are listed below, but anyone can join remotely.
When do I show up?
You can show up at 12 p.m. to watch the broadcast. Dress code for on-site participants at the Riverton Office Building (ROB) is casual to business casual.
Can I ask questions?
You can ask questions through Twitter. Just include the hashtag #ldstech in your tweet, and someone will respond. We have several people standing by during the broadcast to answer questions. We will also stay after the broadcast for an extra half hour to answer questions. For more information, see Twitter and LDSTech.
Where are we broadcasting from?
In the Zion Room at the ROB (Riverton Office Building). You are welcome to join us live. It is located at 3740 West Market Center Drive, Riverton, Utah 84065. You can see a map here. The F518 and F547 buses run to this location, or you may provide your own transportation to and from the building.
2013 LDSTech monthly broadcast calendar
We will have a 1 hour broadcast that will cover both projects and introduce products and technologies to the community. Add this event to your calendar.
|2013-JUL-12||12:00 p.m. — 1:00 p.m. MST||Joel Moriyama, Church-Service Missionary Program Director - Church Service Missionary System|
|2013-JUN-07||12:00 p.m. — 1:00 p.m. MST||Where Can I Turn for Help with Meetinghouse Technology?|
|2013-MAY-03||12:00 p.m. — 1:00 p.m. MST||Tim Riker - Introduction to LDSTech|
|2013-APR-05||12:00 p.m. — 1:00 p.m. MST||Clayton Christensen - Guest speaker|
|2013-MAR-01||12:00 p.m. — 1:00 p.m. MST||Stewart Shelline - New lds.org search|
|2013-FEB-01||12:00 p.m. — 1:00 p.m. MST||Kurtis Dallinga, Glen Meyer, and Scott Poulsen - Meetinghouse Audio and Satellite (includes General Conference preparation)|
|2013-JAN-04||12:00 p.m. — 1:00 p.m. MST||January 2013's LDSTech Broadcast, "Getting Digital Media into Meetinghouses," is no longer available to view. Please go to this article to get the essence of the broadcast.|
Note: On a PC, the stream will play through Windows Media Player. If you're using a Mac to view the stream, make sure you use Quicktime with the Flip4Mac plugin installed. If you experience audio issues, make sure your volume is turned up. If you are still having trouble connecting, you may want to join us on IRC or email User:TimRiker
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