I un-installed Digital Wellbeing and, in addition to my blood pressure normalizing, I had a stroke of creativity (instead of worrying about every freakin minute I was on my phone) and wrote this blog.
I gave my last presentation on videoconferencing in 2009. Here are the slides. I remember when I talked about “mobile videoconferencing” in the last 2 slides, that I might have been pushing my luck with prognostication. Looking back, I am very glad I did, because, now, in 2018, mobile videoconferencing is seen in almost every movie, TV show, and inRead more
Saw this a few days ago: Google is now providing an online Google IT Support Professional Certificate class that can get ANYONE (Hmm, but, I’m too old, right?) up to speed on becoming an IT Support Specialist in less than a year. Very cool! 🙂 Here is the blurb from the Google Blog announcing this program. “Today, we’re launching the GoogleRead more
UPDATE 1 year later: Our Arlo Pro is working great! A few minor issues, but, all of them were resolved very quickly. Very cool! Christmas 2017, Santa brought me a new security camera: The Netgear Arlo Pro. It has been several years since we installed our Uniden security cameras and even though they still work great and are super reliable; theRead more
‘Twas the week before Christmas…….and I was working with Blaze on his down-stays while also GEEK-ing out with the newly released Google Augmented Reality (see below the video for a definition) Stickers for my Pixel XL. As Blaze and I were training, I decided I needed help from the “Star Wars: The Last Jedi” crew, and a hamburger, to keepRead more
The never ending battle for truth justice and the…….. Oh well, you know the rest, and now that I have officially used Android Pay for the first time…..I will soon be able to save the world with my Justice League friends, starting with Wonder Woman! Makes me feel 10 again! Love it…..:-) Paying by phone is no big deal forRead more
Merry GEEKmas Here is a list of what YOUR GEEK might like this Christmas. HoHoHo Shop on AmazonSmile and support ForCarol.com Drive Safe! (Click the title to go to the product location) Conixo F18 RC Quadcopter with 1080p HD Camera The year of the drone! Grab this fully featured drone (5G, WiFi, 1080p camera, GPS assist, Burger, Fries, and ChocolateRead more