Category - Online

Google Reader Shortcuts

Most people who use Google Reader find it helps them follow favorite blogs much faster than visiting each individual site. But did you know there’s an...

Why is the Internet Broken?

As the person who used to sit on the other end of tech support calls, I can see this question popping up quite often tomorrow.  I just feel sorry for all the...

Translating “Internet Speak”

I love hanging out with my friends, because they always figure out something that I didn’t know that people don’t know.  Ya know?  I can usually...

Google+ Sparks & +1’s

Just as “like” has entered our every day vocabulary (don’t even get me started on other tech words that have come to mean person to person interaction that...

Google+ Huddles & Hangouts

Today we’re going to dig into some of the other great features of Google+.  Specifically Huddles and Hangouts. Hangouts – First up is the group video chat...

Google Plus “How To” Week

A few of my friends have recently asked “So what IS Google+?”  Then a friend of mine who is already ON Google+ posted yesterday “OMG, GOOGLE+!!!! I DO NOT GET...

Internet Explorer Toolbar Tips

I was having a discussion the other day with my Mother, who started talking to me about a toolbar within Internet Explorer.  I told her this extra toolbar...

What is “The Cloud”

So, a funny thing happened to me the other day, and for those of my readers that understand the tech, you’ll laugh now. For the rest of you, you’ll...

How To Fix Computer Using Google

I’ll let you in on a little secret of mine.  I don’t know how to fix EVERY computer problem off the top of my head!  Shocking, I know.  So what do...

Simply Saturday: Ctrl-Enter

Today’s tip… Browse to a website faster by going to the address bar and typing in the main word (in between the www. and the .com) and then hold...