Google Password Checkup is Such Great News!

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With the frequent news about security breaches, are you concerned that your passwords might be compromised? Have you registered with https://haveibeenpwned.com/? Are you feeling overwhelmed? I’ve got great news for you! Google Chrome Can Tell You if your passwords have been compromised! Google has created an extension (software program) for its Chrome web browser that…

How To Make Your Technology Less Frustrating and More Fun This Year

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“It’s that holiday time of year again, and that means it’s over the river and through the woods to…well, fix my family’s Wi-Fi and other tech problems.”  From: The Complete Guide to Giving Better Family Tech Support  by Jason Fitzpatrick Do you have someone in your family who takes care of your techie problems for you? I was…

Holiday Photo Tips and Tricks

Are you capturing lots of great memories with photos this holiday season?  Here are some great techie tips about photos from my news feed. Remove the background from photos for free From Beth Zensies, Your Nerdy Best Friend   “Just upload a pic to remove.bg and the site instantly removes the background. Where was this all my…

Do I Need A Streaming Device?

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Roku, Apple TV, Amazon Fire Stick…Do You Need One?    Are you considering buying one of these devices or are you wondering if you need one? These devices are designed for streaming content.  In this article I’m going to give you some basic information about how they work and and make some recommendations. What Is Streaming?…

What Happened to Your Windows 10 October Update?

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Still no word from Microsoft as to when it will re-issue Windows 10 October Update and it’s hurting the entire PC industry.

Love Apple’s New macOS Mojave

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Now’s the time to install the new macOS Mojave. Here are some of the best new features and what you need to know to install it.

How to Backup Your Computer

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Why Backups Are Important Hard Drives Crash — Even though solid state drives, don’t have moving parts like disc drives, they can still fail. Computers can get stolen — especially if you travel Operating system (OS) updates can corrupt or delete your files. I feel so sad when I see clients who are devastated because they…

The iOS 12 Release Made Simple

This week, Apple released a new version of it’s operating system for iPhones and iPads, iOS 12 and many of you may not care much about it. I’ve been looking forward to this update because it’s supposed to make older phones run faster and I still use an iPhone 6 Plus.  It will be interesting…

Smartphones

When it comes to choosing a smartphone, it’s a matter of lifestyle, personal interests, and budget.  You may not need a smartphone at all, or you might enjoy having the latest and greatest.

All About Printers

Printer frustration is not your fault. See my recommendations on my Resources Page. Choose ink jet or laser and save on ink cartridges

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