How to Have a Safe iPod Touch, iPhone or iPad

If you’re planning on purchasing an iOS device for your children this holiday season, it’s important to safety-enable that device. Apple does a tremendous job of allowing you to enable a large number of safety restrictions. Remember, these products are…

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Productivity Apps for Families and Teens

There really is an app for everything, including family productivity/organization. Having now reached 1.2 million apps, the iTunes App Store has countless productivity apps, but some are more useful than others for families with hectic schedules.   1. Cozi Family…

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How to Set up a Child Friendly YouTube Channel

If your children or young teens are like mine and want their own YouTube accounts to share sports highlights, how-to tutorials, their own home-made movies or product reviews with friends and others their age, follow the steps provided below for…

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How to Disable Nearby Friends on Facebook

Nearby Friends is Facebook’s newest feature that allows your nearly exact location, or your child’s, to be identified so that those in the same geographic area can meet up. Although it may be a useful tool for adults, it is…

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When you see this symbol: #, do you think of the pound sign or do you think of it as a “hashtag”? Though it was invented on Twitter, hashtags have made their way into many aspects of our lives, though…

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Funny Friday – Webcam 101 for Seniors

Bruce Huffman, 89, and his wife Esther, 79, are enjoying some YouTube fame after their granddaughter uploaded a candid video of the couple. Apparently, the same granddaughter was teaching them how to use the webcam on their new laptop. Without…

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Happy Friday to The Over 40 Crowd

If you are in your 30s, or older, hopefully you’ll get a laugh out of this. When I was a kid, adults used to bore me with their tedious diatribes about how hard things were. When they were growing up;…

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