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Safe and Sound: Keeper App Review

Posted on January 31, 2016 by
“Treat your password like your toothbrush. Don’t let anybody else use it, and get a new one every six months.” ~ Clifford Stoll I’ve tried everything to keep all my passwords secure but still accessible. I’ve tried using phrases, combining dates, symbols and the like. But still my password combinations never seem to be long […]

Fast and Easy: Sign-n-Send Review

Posted on January 4, 2016 by
“Every thought you produce, anything you say, any action you do, it bears your signature ~ Nhat Hanh The Sign-n-Send app for my iPad and iPhone is a really handy tool for my everyday use. I find it very convenient to send documents via email, but sometimes it’s hard to put your signature on there […]

LightArrow’s LifeTopix App Review

Posted on December 7, 2015 by
“A place for everything and everything in its place” ~ Benjamin Franklin The developers at LightArrow must have had me in mind. Or at least, someone like me. I found myself constantly checking various apps, and across devices it is easy to lose track of messages, updates, and photos. I’ve been juggling things for a […]
“Measuring and laying out a room in advance can save you a lot of headaches.” ~ David Bromstad Design for iPad By Black Mana Studios is one of my favorite apps. I usually don’t bother with apps if they exceed $3, but I heard good things about this. I think it’s worth every penny to […]

CamFind App Review: Use it or Lose it?

Posted on October 20, 2015 by
“One machine can do the work of fifty ordinary men. No machine can do the work of one extraordinary man.” ~ Elbert Hubbard Camfind is a new app that makes some big promises. It claims to be able to identify literally anything just by snapping a picture. I was quite skeptical since my past experience […]
“With Google I’m starting to burn out on knowing the answer to everything. People in the year 2020 are going to be nostalgic for the sensation of feeling clueless.” ~ Douglas Coupland Go to your computer right now and Google “real estate.” Go ahead, I dare you. Care to guess how many results you’ll get? […]

Flyp My Phone

Posted on August 1, 2015 by
“The secret to multitasking is that it isn’t actually multitasking. It’s just extreme focus and organization.” ~ Joss Whedon Have you ever watched a really good store manager while she works? It’s incredible! She can handle two or three customers at once, answer the phone three times while she’s at it, and approve a couple […]

Too Many Loyalty Cards?

Posted on July 2, 2015 by
“I always say shopping is cheaper than a psychiatrist.” ~Tammy Faye Bakker The other day I was in the grocery store picking up some milk. In the checkout line, the checker asked the guy ahead of me if he had one of those loyalty cards. Well, this guy took out a shoebox full of those […]

Scary Websites

Posted on May 29, 2015 by
“Currently computer graphics are used a great deal, but it can be excessive.”~ Hayao Miyazaki The other day, I was web-surfing while I waited for a program to download, and I came across a site that really caught my attention. In the upper right-hand corner, a big Jolly Roger pirate flag was waving. In the […]

See It and Believe It

Posted on April 30, 2015 by