Helping people over 60 learn basic computer and internet skills.
David John Fredericks is an Australian computer programmer, internet entrepreneur, and lifelong learner.
He is the past owner of David Fredericks Web & Graphic Design, a Toowoomba-based website design business, which was nominated for the 2012 Toowoomba Business Excellence Awards. Some of his previous clients are listed here.
With an enduring fascination of technology and the space age, Mr Fredericks has personally met three NASA astronauts, including the first man to walk on the moon Neil Armstrong in Sydney in 2011 and Australian-born Dr Andy Thomas in Brisbane in 2010 and shaken their hands.
Dave is a Toowoomba resident and contributes regularly to the letters page of The Chronicle. He is also the Vice President Public Relations of Business Focus Toastmasters Club, a co-founder of the new Sunday Assembly Toowoomba and is on the management committee of the Toowoomba Clubhouse Association. He has travelled widely in Australia and overseas.
Dave first became involved with computers in high school in 1985 when he became 'Top of the State' at the new curriculum subject of Computer Art, using a Commodore 64 and Apple IIe computers. He went on to university with Electrical Engineering, then 20 years later Mathematics, Physics and Computing. Some of his research interests include the practical use of artificial intelligence, laser technology, digital holography and astrophysics. He is a devoted Star Wars and Star Trek fan.
Dave personally uses the following technology:
Hewlett Packard desktop PC running Windows Vista and Debian Linux
Toshiba laptop PC running Windows 7 and Debian Linux
Apple iPad 2 tablet running iOS 4
Samsung Galaxy S3 smartphone running Android 4.0.4
Smartphone wrist watch running Android
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Home Office: 1/18 Lendrum Street, Newtown, Toowoomba, Qld 4350
For help with Apple Mac issues, please contact the Toowoomba Apple and MacIntosh Users Group
at firstname.lastname@example.org or phone Graham MacAlpine on 0409 726 580
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