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iSound – Portable Speaker for Mobile Devices

iSound – Portable Speaker for Mobile Devices

| December 28, 2015 | 0 Comments

I mentioned in an earlier post  that I was the recipient of an iSound. An iSound is a little speaker that plugs perfectly into any cell phone, tablet or any other line in compatible device. It has a neat little feature where it will display rotating colors if you’re into that stuff. Personally, I like my […]

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Two Useful Apps for Us Older Folks

Two Useful Apps for Us Older Folks

| December 21, 2015 | 0 Comments

As we age we are constantly reminded that we must “use it or lose it.” In this case I’m talking about physical exercise and mental acumen. Who would have thought there would be apps to help keep both in tact? Let me rephrase that. The mere fact of downloading the app and getting it to […]

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Activating Dragon NaturallySpeaking with Windows 10 (Again)

Activating Dragon NaturallySpeaking with Windows 10 (Again)

| December 14, 2015 | 0 Comments

I don’t know what’s going on, but every time I open Dragon NaturallySpeaking (version 13), I’m forced to activate the software. The first time I got the activation notification was right after I upgraded to Windows 10. Ok, that makes sense. I upgraded the operating system, so Nuance asked me to reactivate the software. No […]

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Hands Free Dictation with NaturallySpeaking Remote Microphone

Hands Free Dictation with NaturallySpeaking Remote Microphone

| November 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

For quite some time I had been trying to figure out how to use a headset with the Dragon NaturallySpeaking remote microphone app. While the remote app frees me from being tethered to the computer when dictating, I ran into the problem of having only one hand free. The other hand is stuck holding the […]

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How Much Should You Pay for a SanDisk 64GB USB 2.0 Flash Drive?

How Much Should You Pay for a SanDisk 64GB USB 2.0 Flash Drive?

| November 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

How much to pay for a SanDisk 64 GB USB Flash Drive? The short answer to that question is, as little as possible. Of course I couldn’t end this post with that short answer. I’ve got a to share the tale of 3 flash drives. Before I share my flash drive tale, I’ve got to […]

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How to Wirelessly Transfer Music from iTunes to Android

How to Wirelessly Transfer Music from iTunes to Android

| November 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

As an Android user I always wanted to know if there was an easy way to transfer music/books from my iTunes account onto my android phone. Imagine my glee when I came across the Sync iTunes app that does just that. The best part about it is the app transfers the music wirelessly. I not […]

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Transferring Files between Devices with Pushbullet

Transferring Files between Devices with Pushbullet

| November 3, 2015 | 0 Comments

I recently downloaded the Pushbullet app and it has made my writing life easier. Often times when I’m writing I find myself repeating the phrase “I wish I could just…” or “It would be nice if I were able to…” When I hear myself say that too many times its time to go app shopping. As a […]

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How I Rooted My Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1

How I Rooted My Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1

| September 12, 2015 | 0 Comments

Back in December of 2013 I aired my frustration about Samsung’s bloatware and the inability to install certain apps because I did not have root access to the device. For you newbies like me, root access is tantamount to having administrative privileges on the device. Imagine that… I bought a device and I don’t have […]

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Reprogramming Keyless Entry for a Ford Freestar without Factory Set Code

Reprogramming Keyless Entry for a Ford Freestar without Factory Set Code

| August 8, 2015 | 0 Comments

If you purchase a used Freestar as I did, the seller might not have the original factory set code that’s needed to reprogram the keyless entry. What the seller failed to realize was the code was right under his nose. Ford places a secondary factory set code within the bowels of the car. Finding the […]

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The Quickest Way to Charge a Samsung Tablet

The Quickest Way to Charge a Samsung Tablet

| July 6, 2015 | 0 Comments

The quickest way to charge the Samsung tablet is to use the charger that comes with the Samsung tablet. If you do that, you don’t have to read the rest of this post. For those of you who are curious enough to see just how many incorrect assumptions occur when using the incorrect charger, read on. […]

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