Daily Archives January 12, 2018

Hilarious Things My Mother Taught Me….

Blog FEATURE ARTICLE Hilarious Things My Mother Taught Me…. 1. mother taught me TO APPRECIATE A JOB WELL DONE. “If you’re going to kill each other, do it outside. I just finished cleaning. 2.My mother taught RELIGION. “You better pray that will come out of the carpet.” 3.My mother taught me about TIME TRAVEL. “If you don’t straighten up, I’m going to knock you into the middle of next week.” 4.My mother taught me LOGIC. “Because I said so, that’s why.” 5.My mother taught me MORE LOGIC. “If you fall out of that swing and break your neck, you’re not
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Categories: A Bit Different and Seniors Computer.
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Dress Code

Blog FEATURE ARTICLE The Options when choosing your tablet computer I was called into my managers office today because of my dress code. He said, “You can’t wear pyjamas to work!” I said, “Everyone else does!” He replied, “That’s because they’re the friggin patients!”
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Categories: A Bit Different.

Statue

Blog FEATURE ARTICLE Statue A woman was in bed with her young lover when she heard her husband opening the front door. “Hurry, she said, stand in the corner.” She rubbed Baby Oil all over him, and then totally dusted him all over with Talcum Powder. “Right, don’t move until I tell you,” she said. “Just pretend you’re a Statue. ’ “What’s this..?” the husband inquired as he entered the room. “Oh it’s a statue.” she replied. The Smiths bought one and I liked it so much I got one for us, too.’ No more was said, not even when
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Categories: Internet.

How to Turn Your Small Business Online in 2017

Blog FEATURE ARTICLE How to Turn Your Small Business Idea into an Online Business in 2017 You don’t have to have an MBA in order to create a successful business. If you believe that your idea has potential to be the next big thing then you need to evaluate your position and see if you can turn your small business idea into a successful online business. Many people dream of running their own business, but just don’t know where to start. If you’re one of them, this article is for you. Is it just you? Or, do you really have
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Categories: A Bit Different.
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An Older Persons guide to “Smartphones”

Blog FEATURE ARTICLE An Older Persons guide to “Smartphones” A smart phone is a mobile phone which can access the internet, send and receive email and can even talk back to you. Do I need to pay a large amount of money to have access to the Internet, be reminded of appointments, tell me where I am, make a comment on Twitter, have a tiny keyboard which is virtually impossible to use ( unless you have long fingernails or a tiny finger and excellent vision). Tells me what the weather is or will be, plays stupid songs (although a ringtone
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Categories: Mobile Phones and Seniors Computer.

Ipad Charger

Blog FEATURE ARTICLE Ipad Charger Your iPad will charge slower if you are using your iPhone charger because it has a different wattage than an iPad charger. It will take much longer to fully charge your iPad if you use the iPhone’s charger. Best to use the iPad charger. iPhone chargers uses only 5 watts, while an iPad charger uses 10 watts. If you charge the iPad with an iPhone charger, it will obviously take twice the time to charge. Best to charge your iPad with the included charger.
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Categories: Ipad Tips and Seniors Computer.
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Reboot the iPad

Blog FEATURE ARTICLE Reboot the iPad Did you know you can solve more problems with the iPad by simply rebooting it than any other troubleshooting step? Is your iPad running slow? Reboot it. Does an app quit every time you launch it? Reboot it. Unfortunately, it’s easy to confuse putting the iPad into suspend mode as the same thing as rebooting it. To really give your iPad a fresh start, you can reboot it by following these quick steps: 1. Hold down the Sleep / Wait button for a few seconds. 2. When the iPad prompts you to slide a
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Categories: Ipad Tips and Seniors Computer.
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How to See Which Apps Are Using the Most Battery

Blog FEATURE ARTICLE How to See Which Apps Are Using the Most Battery Battery life can be a big factor in getting the most out of the iPad and other mobile devices. When you have battery life struggles, it can be very useful to know what’s causing any rapid battery drain – and sometimes that can end up being an individual app or two. Now in iOS 8, we have more insight on this issue – and we can see which apps are using the most battery in the last 24 hours and the last 7 days. Here’s how: —
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Categories: Ipad Tips and Seniors Computer.
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Be Prepared for Scams – Yes they do happen

Blog FEATURE ARTICLE Be Prepared for Scams – Yes they do happen!! If you’re familiar with the Web, you’ve probably seen a lot of ads for free computers for seniors, such as laptops and home computers and software that makes things easy. Don’t forget there is never a free lunch. Use extreme caution when investigating these offers. It’s true that advertising agencies and big corporations offer legitimate promotions. But, even those PR deals require you to complete certain tasks and provide a lot of information you’d rather not. Additionally, your gift may be real, but there’s a catch. For example,
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Categories: A Bit Different, Google, Internet, Security, Seniors Computer, and Windows.
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