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More than 50 things you can replace by getting an iPhone

More than 50 things you can replace by getting an iPhone

. June 7, 2017 . 0 Comments

Hi friends, I came up with this list of items you can replace by owning an iPhone… Any things you think I missed? Let me know. I’ll go more into details on all these items (and any you add) in a later post. 50 things you can replace with an iPhone 1) calculator 2) digital […]

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Verizon and the iPhone

Verizon and the iPhone

. June 7, 2017 . 0 Comments

Q: Is the iPhone going to Verizon, and should I switch carriers when it does? A: Well, it looks like it’s finally going to happen. all signs point to AT&T losing their exclusivity to the iPhone this next year. The pundits say that it should happen in the first quarter of 2011. Probably by March. […]

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Technology Tips: Webmail vs. Local Mail

Technology Tips: Webmail vs. Local Mail

. June 7, 2017 . 0 Comments

In this day and age, more and more people are relying on the cloud. They use yahoo or gmail or hotmail as their email provider, and they get their messages by going to a website. I suggest that the better way to manage your email is with a local mail client like MacMail, Entourage, or […]

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Technology Tips: The Right Email Address

Technology Tips: The Right Email Address

. June 7, 2017 . 0 Comments

Just like the last generation was impressed by a good physical address in Malibu, or Beverly Hills, or a prime phone number in the 310 area code, the next generation is impressed by a smart email address. Free email addresses like AOL, gmail, MSN, hotmail, and yahoo are ok for personal use, but make a […]

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From the “It’s About Time” File: Now Software closes their doors

From the “It’s About Time” File: Now Software closes their doors

. June 7, 2017 . 0 Comments

In order to set the stage we have to step in the way-back machine… way, way back into the days before OSX, before the iphone, before integrated handheld solutions and smart phones, before ical and even before apple’s address book. Back in these days there was even a version of Microsoft Outlook available for the […]

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A question for the MacWhisperer

A question for the MacWhisperer

. June 7, 2017 . 0 Comments

Ellen asks “How do I voice command my iPhone 3gs to call someone?” And the MacWhisperer answers: “Press and hold home button until you hear the tone, then say “call”. Or “dial .”

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Technology Tips: Should I get a Laptop or a Desktop?

Technology Tips: Should I get a Laptop or a Desktop?

. June 7, 2017 . 0 Comments

Many people ask me what the right machine is for them, Laptop or Desktop. My general feeling is that unless you are a heavy technician and professional computer user, having more than one computer can be more trouble than it’s worth. Certainly if you have two, you should have both a a laptop and a […]

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Zen & the Art of Macintosh Maintenance: Just F***ing Do It!!! Part II

Zen & the Art of Macintosh Maintenance: Just F***ing Do It!!! Part II

. June 7, 2017 . 0 Comments

So, in the last post, we discussed how to start de-cluttering your technical life. We moved files off your desktop, and into specified folders. We dumped photos into iphoto, music into itunes, and generally got the ball rolling in a great technological makeover for the packrats among us. I know how to do this, because […]

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Zen and the Art of Macintosh Maintenance: Part 1

Zen and the Art of Macintosh Maintenance: Part 1

. June 7, 2017 . 0 Comments

Let me start off by saying that I love my job. I’ve been doing it professionally for going on seven years now and I wouldn’t give away a single day of it. Before that I did it as a non-professional for friends and family for pocket change, and I wouldn’t give away a day of […]

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A Kindler, Gentler Tablet? The Future of the eBook…

A Kindler, Gentler Tablet? The Future of the eBook…

. June 7, 2017 . 0 Comments

So, the Kindle has had it’s moment in the sun. It was Amazon’s most gifted item this year. eBook sales outweighed physical book sales on Christmas Day. But what does it really mean? Are physical books dead? Are brick and mortar book shops a thing of the past? Well…. wasn’t that a total given? I’m […]

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