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Tech Tutorials and Reviews

Find tips and tricks to help you learn how to use your technology to make life easier.

The thing about gadgets is that they are capable of doing so much, yet most of use only a few of their features.

When I find a feature that is helpful to me, I share it here.

I am a big Apple fan – so, many of these tutorials focus on Mac computers, iPhone, iPad, Apple Watch, iOS, and OSX.

 

Apple iPhone 12 Storage Options – How Much is Enough?

You have made the big decision to upgrade to the new Apple iPhone 12 or iPhone 12 Pro. Now you need to decide on how much storage is going to be enough. What capacity do you really need? It’s a tough call. Here are some things to think about as you narrow down your choices. …

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How to Save Your Images as JPG not HEIC in iOS11

If you are running iOS11 on your iPhone or iPad then you may have discovered that Apple rolled out a new High Efficiency Image File Format with this new operating system. The thing is, you may not want this. So this is how to save your images as JPEG in iOS11. The new High Efficiency …

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Put an End to Screen Flickering in Chrome on a MacBook Pro

So, I just wanted to pop in today with a quick technology tip about how I fixed my screen flickering in Chrome on a MacBook Pro. I don’t know when I first noticed it – but today it was worse than any other. It caught my attention when I was reading PDF’s online in the …

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How To Change the Resolution of Your Scan Using HP Scan on A Mac

I spent the better part of this weekend organizing old photos – and trying to figure out how to change the resolution of my scans using the HP Scan software on a Mac. I hate to admit it, but yes – I was around long before the digital camera revolution. So I have boxes of …

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Digital File Types – What You Need to Know Before You Go Paperless

Knowing about digital file types is very important. When you are dealing with computer files – you should know which type is best for the the task or project at hand. Here is a summary to make it a little easier for you. This is especially useful to know if you are planning to go …

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How to Delete Instead of Archive Email on Your iPhone

When you use your iPhone for email, the default option is to archive. But what if you want to delete email instead? Well, luckily you can. This is how to delete instead of archive email on your iPhone. You don’t want to hang onto every coupon and sale notification, right?  So frustrating! Why it took …

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