Pokémon GO Benefits Beyond the Hype

Pokémon GO Benefits Beyond the Hype

On July 7th, Pokémon GO was released to the US. I've played it every single day sinceand it ishelping me reach the fitness goals set by my Apple Watch. 

Need Help? Check out the Help Menu!

Need Help? Check out the Help Menu!

All Macs and Windows programs come with a little forgotten menu that offers some of the best answers for a plethora of how-to questions, technical quirks, and helpful guides.

Apple's watchOS 3 Bringing Accessibility to Fitness

Apple's watchOS 3 Bringing Accessibility to Fitness

It's not often mainstream devices take into consideration those who are not upright on two feet, and yet Apple has put Research and Development efforts into giving real fitness tracking ability to millions of individuals who are confined to a wheelchair.

 

Why is Customer Service So Important?

Why is Customer Service So Important?

Customer service is becoming a bigger focus for big companies, and if you want to be successful, should be at the heart of any online business model.

 

Accessibility Features on Android

Accessibility Features on Android

As smartphones become loaded with more powerful features and functionality, some of these features  remain unexploited. Fortunately users of Android 5.0 (Lollipop) and 6.0 (Marshmellow) can access these additional features to get more from their smartphone or tablet. 

The Top 5 Favorite Apps on Apple TV

The Top 5 Favorite Apps on Apple TV

When I’m not working, writing, or reading, I spend a lot of time with family in front of my 40” entertainment center and Apple TV.  The newest generation of Apple TVs have the added benefit of apps outside of content watching.  Today I wanted to highlight my favorite apps I use on the Apple TV.

Johnny's Pass - Rating Accessibility in the Physical World

Johnny's Pass - Rating Accessibility in the Physical World

Disability Accessibility is one of those areas that is rapidly accelerating online, though is still a really big problem in the physical world.  There have been countless occasions where I have been out with family and friends where ramp access or accessible entry ways are nonexistent. Johnny's Pass focuses on rating public places based on different categories of accessibility.

How a Remote Virtual Assistant Can Help Your Website

How a Remote Virtual Assistant Can Help Your Website

Running a successful online campaign and providing the products and services you specialize in can be a lot for one person.  Fortunately, a virtual assistant can offer help in these areas—because the internet is what we specialize in!

The Top 5 Overlooked iOS Accessibility Features

The Top 5 Overlooked iOS Accessibility Features

Autism Awareness Month - Breaking Free from the Sounds of Silence

Autism Awareness Month - Breaking Free from the Sounds of Silence

According to the Autism Society website this month is aimed at “ensuring acceptance and inclusion in schools and communities that results in true appreciation of the unique aspects of all people. We want to get one step closer to a society where those with ASDs are truly valued for their unique talents and gifts.”

The Top 5(ish) Apps on my iPhone - 2016 New Year's Edition

The Top 5(ish) Apps on my iPhone - 2016 New Year's Edition

There are plenty of articles out there on how to kick start your 2016 resolutions, though follow-through can be the hardest part of any project or aspiration.  Developing workflows and "stick-to-itiveness" is a must.  These 5 (or 6) apps are helping me push toward personal and professional growth this year.

 

 

 

 

The Top 5 Apps on my iPhone (and why they're awesome) - Fall Edition

The Top 5 Apps on my iPhone (and why they're awesome) - Fall Edition

These are my most utilized apps listed in no particular order with an explanation on why they are awesome.

 

 

 

Taking a Stand for Wearables

Taking a Stand for Wearables

There is a lot of fantastic mainstream wearable technology coming to the forefront of our daily lives.  Recently introduced wearable devices such as the Pebble, Android Wear, and Apple Watch have received a lukewarm reception from the general public. 

The Invisible Dangers of Your Desk Job (and Netflix Binge Weekends)

The Invisible Dangers of Your Desk Job (and Netflix Binge Weekends)

A great rule of thumb is to aim to stand, walk, or stretch between 1 to 5 minutes every 15-30 minutes every hour.  I've taken the liberty to list the suggestions from the video here.  If you're looking for some visual cues on how to sit and set up your desk, check out the video.

Adware - The Pop up Problem

Adware - The Pop up Problem

Cyber criminals develop new ways to trick people into downloading their software.  Methods of attack are always changing, and as always in these cases it is a cat and mouse cycle. However, taking precautions can keep computers free from infections.

Managing Password Chaos

Managing Password Chaos

In the day and age where more and more things are taking place online, using your dog’s name to log into your Netflix and bank account are sure fire ways to make yourself an easy target for identity theft

Now the question is, how do we make our online lives more secure without adding too much friction to getting into what we want?

The Golden Computer Rule...

When it comes to computer issues nothing is more disconcerting than waking up one day and that computer you have had for 5 years stops booting... what then?