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Samsung Galaxy Note 4 Tips and Tricks

February 24, 2015 Tech

One of my current favorite phones is the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 (Disclosure – I received this phone to use as a part of the Verizon #VZWBuzz Lifestyle Ambassador team; opinions are my own). If you just take the phone out of the box it is fabulous, but if you take some time to learn […]

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Win a Programmable Thermostat #VZWBuzz

February 23, 2015 Tech

Are you ready to start making your home a smart home? A great way to start is with a programmable thermostat. There are several different brands of these types of thermostats available at Verizon (disclosure: I am a Verizon Lifestyle Ambassador and am compensated for my work – opinions are my own). The great thing […]

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Top 10 Reasons I Love the Surface Pro 3 Tablet

January 27, 2015 Tech

Have I mentioned lately how much I love my Surface Pro 3 tablet? Well, I really do! Today I’m sharing the top 10 reasons why I love it so much. Just as a reminder I am a #MicrosoftBlogger (formerly #WindowsChampions) and I receive perks for being a part of that but my opinions about Microsoft […]

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5 Smartphone Security Essentials

January 20, 2015 Tech

I am asked about security for smartphones often. A few years ago the answers were easier as there were not as many different devices and they did far less than they do now. With the advancement of options and ability also comes risk. There are a few things that everyone can do with their smartphone […]

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Word Game Apps for Android Devices

January 13, 2015 Tech

Word games have always been a favorite of mine. Today I am sharing four of my latest finds of word games for Android devices. I play all of these on my Samsung Galaxy Note 4. These are all free games, but all have advertisements in them. Luckily the advertisements are not too annoying. The last […]

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Wheel of Fortune Turns 40 Today Plus Wheel of Fortune Mobile Apps

January 6, 2015 Tech

Today is the 40th birthday of the television game show, Wheel of Fortune. It premiered on TV on January 6, 1975. It amazes me it has been that long already! My family has been watching for years and years. Remember the days of when a player won a round they did the shopping spree? I […]

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The Smartphones My Family Uses

December 22, 2014 Tech

Everyone in our home uses a different smartphone. There are plenty of them too. I thought I would share which phones we all use and what each person likes about their phone. As you know, I am a Verizon #VZWBuzz Lifestyle Ambassador and I have gotten all of these phones from Verizon to try out. […]

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INFOGRAPHIC Holiday Travel Habits and Tech (for work or personal use)

December 20, 2014 Tech

While some travel often, there are many who travel just during the holidays. Today’s world has both our work and personal life using technology more and more. Because of this, more people need to travel with devices and it can lead to stress. Laptops can be big and heavy, battery life may not be long […]

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Tips for Sharing Holiday Photos with Family and Friends

December 8, 2014 Photography

During the holiday season we will take more photos than usual at parties and family gatherings. The majority of these are probably going to be taken with smartphone cameras. Then the question becomes how to effectively share these digital photos with the rest of your family and friends. There are numerous ways to share your […]

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How Much Wireless Data Do I Really Need?

December 1, 2014 Tech

For folks just getting a smartphone they are often confused about how much data they will need each month. For those who have had a smartphone for a while who are on “unlimited data” they are afraid to let go of that because they do not understand how much data they actually use either. Today […]

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