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No Take Backs! 6Jan
2014

No Take Backs!

This may sound like an odd problem to have, but apparently some people get gifts they don't want. While most things you would get as a holiday gift are needed, wanted and appreciated, some people get things they know...
Holiday Scams

Holiday Scams

4 December 2013
While the holiday season ushers in delicious foods, festive decorations and general warm feelings, there is always someone looking to take advantage. Whether it comes in the form of an email, website, phone scam or...
While the holiday season ushers in delicious foods, festive decorations and general warm feelings, there is always someone looking to take advantage. Whether it comes in the form of an email, website, phone scam or even door-to-door scam fundraising, sadly there are people looking to cash in on others goodwill. This time of year is a prime time for scammers to go to work on the unsuspecting. Always make sure you ask for ID and know where your donations are going; especially if someone ...
Nextdoor

Nextdoor

21 October 2013
I have thought about writing about the new online service called Nextdoor for a while now. I personally set up a 'neighborhood' for my area a while back and have been trying to get it off the ground. But with their...
I have thought about writing about the new online service called Nextdoor for a while now. I personally set up a 'neighborhood' for my area a while back and have been trying to get it off the ground. But with their latest innovation, it seemed like a good time to talk about it. To back up, Nextdoor is a service that allows you to set up a social network for your neighborhood. As a founder you can set up the geographic limits. If you are in a suburb or planned community, the boundaries may ...
Freeze Frame

Freeze Frame

18 October 2013
We have talked about storing your photos online here before. There are some great ways to automatically backup your photos using some social networks like Google+ and Facebook, or cloud storage services like Dropbox...
We have talked about storing your photos online here before. There are some great ways to automatically backup your photos using some social networks like Google+ and Facebook, or cloud storage services like Dropbox and iCloud. I use a combinations of iCloud, Google+ and Everpix to make sure everything is securely backed up. With these sites costing me very little (other than some set up time) I have all my bases covered. However, Flickr recently updated their iOS app to allow for ...
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