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Swipeless in Seattle: How to Live Without a Smartphone

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General Assembly Seattle

1218 3rd Avenue

Seattle, WA 98101

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Have you ever wanted to dump your smartphone but didn’t know where to start? In this 2-hour training, 13-year flip-phone veteran, Michael Valeri, will offer practical advice and resources for folks looking to retire their smartphone and offer a glimpse of the inherent fulfillment of living a completely app-less life.

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  • Transportation: Overview of alternatives to ride-share services such as Lyft, Uber, Car2Go and Lime bikes.
  • Navigation: Understand the map of Seattle; practical tips and advice for navigating the city without a GPS.
  • Communication: Effective communication strategies when scheduling events with friends, meeting colleagues and meeting romantic partners.
  • Entertainment: Techniques for finding "authentic" entertainment outside of Facebook, Instagram, Youtube and Snapchat.
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1218 3rd Avenue

Seattle, WA 98101

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