Category: GEEK

  • Using Chrome OS Flex to Turn an Old Windows Computer into a Chromebook

    Using Chrome OS Flex to Turn an Old Windows Computer into a Chromebook

    Lets see if this works! Lori’s old Toshiba laptop was the greatest thing since the invention of the integrated circuit at the time we purchased it. Now it is a POS. Well, the hardware rocks, but, the Windows software sucks, and the computer is virtually useless in it’s current state. In fact, it has been […]

  • Using the Pixel Wireless Charging Stand (2nd gen)

    Using the Pixel Wireless Charging Stand (2nd gen)

    I like the idea, and technology, of wireless charging. I like the idea of having my Pixel 6 Pro being a clock at night. Putting those requirements together with a Pixel Wireless Charging Stand (2nd generation) seems like a match made in heaven. Is it? Yes! With Qi wireless charging capability, the Pixel Stand is […]

  • Beta Testing Android 13 on My Pixel 6 Pro

    Beta Testing Android 13 on My Pixel 6 Pro

    I downloaded Android 13 Beta last night (May 11, 2022) on my Pixel 6 Pro and did some quick testing. So far…… Sudoku from Brainium failed completely (I emailed them), and Xfinity Stream got as far as clicking “Watch” then failed (I let them know as well). Everything else I tested (not all the apps […]

  • Using the Latest Version of Instagram

    Using the Latest Version of Instagram

    OK, I knew this was coming and now that it is here, I spent yesterday (4/20/2022) and today getting used to it….then, just because I could, I made a major change to my Instagram. Chasing a WordPress editing button issue Edited from my old windows computer and using an old version of chrome. It works! […]