Spritz Helps you Read Faster.

Spritz is a new tool that takes text from something you read and tries to speedup and simplify the reading process. I recently discovered when I watched a local news show called Chronicle, an excellent news magazine here in the Boston area. Quite often they will do...

What is DuckDuckGo?

The search engine that all of us know is Google, and some of you might use Yahoo or Bing as your preferred search engine. But my experience has been that few of you know about a search engine called DuckDuckGo. What makes DuckDuckGo unique is that it protects you when...

Computer Tip 9: Discovering the Internet

This is an oldie but a goodie. This recording is a few years old. But the fundamentals you pick up watching this video hold true today. This video uses Internet Explorer to teach you about the World Wide Web and the Internet. Today, we have other browsers that we can...

iPhone Tip 13: Browsing the Web

In this video tutorial we will take a look at browsing the web on your iPhone. You have quite a few options for browsing the web on your iPhone and we will explore some of those options and take a look at some of the apps you can download to make this task easier....

Access Tip 6: Customizing Tables

There are a number of things you can do to customize your tables. For example, you can change the colors of the cells and the gridlines, and you can choose whether you want horizontal gridlines, vertical gridlines, both, or neither. You can also change the height and...

Google Docs

One of the best reasons to set up a Google account is to have access to Google Docs. Google Docs offers a word processor, a spreadsheet and a drawing program. These free tools compete with Microsoft office and are a great alternative for people who cannot afford to...

Resource: Official Android Blog

Safety First: Four easy Android security tips With the amount that we do online, from working to learning, shopping to connecting, online security is a critical piece of our everyday life. That’s why we build multiple lines of defense in Android to make the internet...

Facebook: Getting Started

Are you new to Facebook? I created some brief tutorials on using Facebook which you might find helpful. When I recorded these tutorials Facebook was primarily made up of younger people. Through time, the parents of those younger people have taken over Facebook. Or so...

Computer Tip 24: Working with Folders

Your computer is just like a filing cabinet! If you look around your office you most likely have a desk and a filing cabinet at a minimum. The top of your desk, or the desktop, most likely has things scattered all around it. Your filing cabinets are full of folders...