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Posts Tagged ‘tablets’

grandPad Tablet Aims To Connect Seniors

Wednesday, February 25th, 2015

The grandPad is a new tablet that hopes to connect seniors with their family. Continue reading

How Does Netflix Know Where To Pick Up A Movie?

Wednesday, February 11th, 2015

Barbara wants to know how Netflix knows to pick up a movie on her TV right where she left off watching on her tablet. Continue reading

Do I Need Virus Protection?

Monday, February 9th, 2015

Dianna has multiple tablets and wants to know if she needs virus protection. Continue reading

Which Device Is More Important?

Tuesday, February 3rd, 2015

Tablets, laptops and PCs – which device is more important? We see how they stack up. Continue reading

Help! I Can’t Send E-mails From My Tablet!

Thursday, January 22nd, 2015

Alan can’t send e-mails from his tablet. We check out what might be causing the problem. Continue reading

eBooks 101 – Part 2 – Getting eBooks

Tuesday, January 6th, 2015

In part 1 of this article, I started to answer some questions from Lynn. She received Amazon eBooks as a Christmas gift and wants to know more about how they work. We’ve already looked at what an eReader is.  In part 2, we’ll answer more of Lynn’s question:

I have been given the gift of several electronic Amazon books by young relatives

What you need to know about eBooks. What they are and how to read them. Continue reading

Nancy asks:

Should I think about replacing my laptop with a tablet?

Nancy, I’ve addressed this question before, but there have been some changes out there that can make ditching the laptop for a tablet even more attractive.

If you are a happy Windows user, there’s been a flood of very affordable Windows 8.1 tablets. The transition from

Will My Tablet Update To Lollipop?

Tuesday, December 30th, 2014

Nancy just purchased two Android KitKat tablets and wants to know if she’ll be able to update to Lollipop. Continue reading

What’s the difference between a Kindle Fire & an Android tablet? We break it down. Continue reading

VLC Android Media Player

Monday, December 15th, 2014

VLC Player for Android is out of the beta testing stage and that’s good news for users. Continue reading

New Tech – Why Do I Need It? Part 1

Saturday, November 22nd, 2014

Lillian wants to know why anyone wants mobile tech and just how it works anyway. We break down the basics. Continue reading

How Can I Use Bluetooth

Tuesday, November 18th, 2014

Barb wants to know what Bluetooth is, how it works and where to get it. Continue reading

Can I Upgrade Windows RT to Windows 8.1?

Sunday, November 9th, 2014

Can you upgrade a Windows RT tablet to the full version of Windows 8.1? Continue reading

iPad Air 2 Is Thinner, Faster

Friday, October 31st, 2014

Apple introduces the iPad Air 2, a thinner, faster tablet with improved security options. Continue reading

Help! I Can’t Find Settings

Monday, October 20th, 2014

Samuel can’t find the settings for his Android tablet. We help him locate this important function. Continue reading

Are Apps Only For Smartphones?

Thursday, October 16th, 2014

Glenn wants to know if apps are only for tablets and smartphones or could he use them on his computer. Continue reading

Can I Print Coupons From Tablet?

Saturday, October 4th, 2014

Richard wants to print coupons from his Android tablet. We show him how he can print and offer a paperless solution as well. Continue reading

How Do I Keep Kids From Buying Apps?

Monday, September 29th, 2014

Gary wants to know how to password-protect app purchases, so his grandkids don’t go on a shopping spree when they use his tablet. Continue reading

Linda wants to know why she can’t look up e-mail that’s more than 30 days old. Is there a solution? Continue reading

Microsoft is now offering OneDrive and OneNote for Kindle Fire tablets. But where’s Office 365? Continue reading

Which Tablet Is Best For Me?

Tuesday, September 9th, 2014

Karen wants to know which brand of tablet kind of tablet she should buy. We’ve got some good news for her. Continue reading

Can you swap a laptop for a Windows tablet. After 18 months with a Surface Pro, we break down the pros and cons. Continue reading

Quick & Easy Tablet Security Tips: Part 2

Thursday, September 4th, 2014

Is your tablet safe? We look at the quick and easy ways to lock it down in part 2 of our special series. Continue reading

Quick And Easy Tablet Security Tips: Part 1

Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014

Is your tablet secure? We’ll look at quick and easy ways to protect your mobile device. Continue reading

Looking for an Android device – you’ll have plenty to choose from with 18,000 plus devices out there. Why this both good and bad news for Android. Continue reading

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