Christmas 2012 Wishlist

It’s that time again, and Black Friday is just around the corner!  Time to start thinking of what technology should be landing under your tree this year!  Fortunately for you, I’ve been doing all the research and have just what you need for the kids, spouses, and even the grandparents!  Never fear – if it […]

Christmas 2011 Wishlist – Computers, Tablets, and More

So it’s not even Thanksgiving yet, but Christmas 2011 is upon us already!   Trees are up in the home improvement stores, neighbors are hanging their Christmas lights, and advertisements for holiday shopping are here!  I know it’s been a rough year for many folks, but Christmas is definitely the time of year that tends […]

Grams Goes Digital – Computers for Seniors!

So what happens when you mix the Silent Generation and Baby Boomers with the technology widely embraced by their children and grandchildren?  How do you convince Grandma and Grandpa that the telephone is way over-rated and Facebook is the *new* way to communicate?  How do you show the senior citizens in your family or neighborhood […]

Back to School 2011 – Essential Tech Ideas!

August is upon us, and you know what that means:  back to school 2011!   I know this is a crazy time of year, and the barrage of back to school advertisements has already started!  If you’re trying to maximize your back to school money, you’re probably already trying to put your list together.  Figuring […]

How and Why I Use Online Backup – SugarSync and BackBlaze

Let’s start today’s post with a story (and tell me if this relates to you)… I get a call from my mother today.  Her computer won’t boot because the computer can’t find her hard disk and she doesn’t know what to do.  Unfortunately, I’m 12 hours away and at work, so I can’t perform any […]