Technology Workshops

UCBRC and Ashby Village cosponsor technology workshops open to members of either UCBRC or Ashby Village. Workshops provide guided, hands on practice. Look for announcements in the CenterExpress!

These workshops are co-sponsored by the UC Berkeley Retirement Center and Ashby Village. 

Streaming: Cut Your Cable? It's all on the internet!

Ashby Village and the U.C. Berkeley Retirement Center are Scissors cutting the cable cordco-sponsoring an online workshop on Streaming: Cut Your Cable? on recorded on Tuesday August 18, 2020

Now, more than ever, we rely on the internet for news and entertainment. You don't need to pay for cable or satellite television - you can get all your shows from the internet! This workshop will help you personalize your choices so you can watch what you want, when you want, and on any device.

Streaming Service Channels

The workshop will provide information on:
what streaming is and internet requirements
different streaming devices - e.g., Roku, Apple TV, etc.
free and paid subscriptions for streaming video
how to watch sports, old and new movies, TV series, news, and more

The workshop will include a presentation followed by Q&A in small groups. You'll leave with an article containing information to help you select streaming services and devices.

Please click here to view workshop recording on YouTube.