The following seminars will be available for watching via live webcast from FMCA's Family Reunion and Motorhome Showcase in Indianapolis. Return to this page on the date and time specified for the webcast you wish to watch, and click "Watch Webcast." (Adobe Flash Player required.)
1. Photo Sharing on the Web [this seminar has concluded]
Monday, Aug. 27, 3:15 p.m. 4:30 p.m. Eastern time
Picasa has always given us Picasa Web Albums for sharing photos, but now Facebook is where most people send photos for friends and family to see. Google+ is enticing new users to share photos there by offering lots of special features. Learn the differences and how to upload your photos to each service from Picasa on your computer or directly from your Smartphone. Presented by Jim and Chris Guld of GeeksOnTour.com.
2. Facebook: It's Not Just for Kids [this seminar has concluded]
Tuesday, Aug. 28, 9:45 a.m. to 11 a.m. Eastern time
This seminar is for Facebook users and non-users alike. Learn what all the fuss is about. Jim and Chris Guld of GeeksOnTour.com will demonstrate how to communicate with all your friends, how to set your security options, and how easy it is to set up a page in addition to your personal profile. Every small business, club, or group should have a Facebook page.
3. Everything You Wanted to Know about Your Tires But Were Afraid to Ask [this seminar has concluded]
Tuesday, Aug. 28, 11:30 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. Eastern time
This seminar provides a thorough basis of tire care and maintenance for motorhome owners. Presented by Doug Lee from Michelin North America.
4. Outsmarting Your Smartphone [this seminar has concluded]
Tuesday, Aug. 28, 1:15 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Eastern time
Everybody’s getting them, but do you understand what they are? So much more than phones, they are actually computers. We will be demonstrating on Motorola Droids, but iPhones and other Droids all have similar features. We will project the phone onto the big seminar screen and show you basic operations, settings, voice search, camera settings, Web browsing and photo uploading. All the while explaining exactly how to do it. Your Smartphone may be the only computer you need as you travel. Presented by Jim and Chris Guld of GeeksOnTour.com.
5. GPS Navigation and Trip Planning for RVers [this seminar has concluded]
Wednesday, Aug. 29, 9:45 a.m. to 11 a.m.
Microsoft Streets and Trips is still our favorite tool for planning trips, especially because of the Megafile. If you don't know what the Megafile is, come see, you'll love it. Once you've planned your trip and are on the road, there are many options now for tur -by-turn, voice-directed navigation. We will briefly look at laptop GPS, dashboard units such as Garmin, Rand McNally, Magellan, and Smartphone apps such as Google Navigation and Co-Pilot. We will give some pros and cons of each. Presented by Jim and Chris Guld of GeeksOnTour.com.
6. Photo Story 3 [this seminar has concluded]
Wednesday, Aug. 29, 11:30 a.m. to 12:45 p.m.
Learn how to make movies from your digital photos. Take your digital still photos and let Photo Story 3 make them look like a video movie with zoom and pan effects. Add custom-created music and narration, all with this free download from Microsoft. Presented by Jim and Chris Guld of GeeksOnTour.com
7. RV Destinations Idea Exchange [this seminar has concluded]
Wednesday, Aug. 29, 1:30 p.m. to 2:45 p.m.
Join in this lively presentation as attendees share their favorite RV destinations and overnight spots. Bring your best suggestions along with a road atlas so you can mark
new and exciting destinations to visit. Moderated by Nel Filliger of Fantasy RV Tours and assisted by Jim and Chris Guld of GeeksOnTour.com, who will provide
location searches using Google Earth.