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The gift of technology – My top 13 Gratitude List

Happy Thanksgiving! Thanksgiving is my favorite holiday.  Doesn’t it feel so good to take time to focus on all the blessings in our lives? One of my greatest blessings is being able to do work that I love and to be able to make other’s lives happier and richer. You make this possible and I…

​Do You Use Skype or Face Time?

Why Use Skype? Skype is an app that lets you connect with people using the video camera on your computer or mobile device. Face Time does the same thing, but only works with Apple products. Even if you use Face Time, it’s a good idea to know how to use Skype as well. They are…

The Joys of Airplane Mode

  Many of us will be traveling and visiting family this time of year.  Here are some tips to enhance the peace and joy of your holiday season. Using Airplane Mode on your smartphone isn’t only useful for flights. The feature can prolong your battery life or allow you to unplug and enjoy some uninterrupted…

Gift Me To Your Friends and Family

Gift Me!  I always have gift certificates.  Herald in more peace and joy to the world this year by gifting computer or gadget Tutoring!Before you purchase a techie gift for someone, consider booking a consultation with me about the best gadget for their needs.

Can’t Type? Try Dragon Naturally Speaking

Can’t Type?   There is a great solution.  Dragon Naturally Speaking Dragon is similar to the speech recognition apps on smart phones like Siri and Google Voice, but you can train Dragon to recognize your voice and your speech patterns so it gets more and more accurate.  It will even scan the emails in your “Sent”…

iPhone VS Android — “The Boys Slug It Out For Another Round”

iPhone Vs Android “The Boys” Slug It Out For Another Round Apple and Google went for another round in the competition for market dominance this week as Apple launched it’s larger iPhone 6 models and its iOS 8 operating system for all its gadgets. iOS 8 has has some very cool new features and I…

I teach online dating technology

Love is in the air!  Recently, I’ve been honored to help two clients set up their online dating profiles and learn how to use dating websites. Actually, I’ve done this many times before, including taking photos of clients in various attire and teaching them how to upload the photos to their profiles. (Professional photos are better.…

Having A Computer is Like Having A Car

This Wednesday was my turn to present my business at the Desert Networking Professionals  (DNP) weekly breakfast meeting.  My topic was “Having a Computer Is Like Having a Car.” I believe one of the reasons my clients are frustrated by their computers and gadgets is due to unrealistic expectations.  If you consider that having a…

Top Events in the Desert June 2014

Top Events in the Desert View this email in your browser Before I started my Computer and Gadget Education Business, I worked for Greg Jones who runs Desert Welcome, Locals Choice Printing and The Five Star Guide.  One of the techie things I did for him was a “Top Events of the Desert” e-newsletter.  I still…

Video Calling Is Such Fun!

Have you ever done video calling? It’s really fun and I’m finding that many of my clients use it to stay in touch with their children and grandchildren. You can get loved ones together on the same group video call — in just a few clicks. You can even show your screen. It’s great for…

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