Category: General

Amazon’s new Echo Dot is smaller and $29.99

Amazon introduced a third-generation version of the Echo today with a dedicated bass tweeter and a modified, shorter design. The new device looks to be about 25% the size of the original Echo, is cloth-covered, and on sale today for $30 bucks. Multi-room audio has been a major request of...

FREE Training

FREE Training

Are you looking to improve your computer skills? Like to do it for FREE? Sure, there are tons of ways to get training, but few are just down-right FREE. As you can tell by now, I love FREE stuff. The Internet provides a great way to get (and deliver) stuff...

Good Customer Service is Easy!

Yes, it is true. Good customer service is very easy to give. At least it is for me when someone else has done such a poor job before I arrive. Here are some elements of poor customer service I had related to me today: Charging for services that weren’t provided...

Improve your On-Line Image

Your email address says a lot about you. If you are in business and trying to promote the stability and longevity of your reputation you need to have an email address that up-holds your image. What do you think of this: SqueakyCleanMachine2009@hotemail.com Cute? Yes, but not for anyone interested in...

Does your computer have a Backup Towel?

Have you ever stepped out of the shower to find you didn’t have a towel handy! It can be a frightening experience to realize you are vulnerable, exposed and all wet. This used to happen to me on occasion – particularly on wash day. Sure, we’d have clean towels, but...

What is Malware?!

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9oalVm9l7_Q[/youtube] Malwarebytes.org is a great utility for keeping those nasty little programs off your computer. Be sure to visit Coach Freddie’s blog and leave a comment – and admire his haircut! (Sorry Coach, you’ll have to show me how to “tap” that out!).