Apps That Make Life Easier

In the 21st century cell phones play an important role in daily lives.  This is due to the fact they are also smartphones and tablets.  In essence, they are automated assistants that are available at a moment’s notice.  Apps are the reason these electronic gurus are so popular.  There are tons of app categories based on the needs and preferences of users. It does not matter if you have an iPhone, iPad or an Android device, there are apps … [Read more...]

Internet Can Be Dangerous For Kids – Use Safeguards

My boys are ages nine and fifteen.  Both boys own smartphones and have access to laptops. You can see my youngest above searching images for me when it was time for me to choose a design for our new wrought iron stair railing.  He was thrilled about helping me, so I set him to work online to find his favorite designs. My nine year old uses his smartphone while at home for games and calling / texting one friend and our family.  I make sure that … [Read more...]

Be Prepared With Home Remedies For Wet Cell Phone

I can definitely see this happening to me!  There have been so many times that I have been standing over the sink texting and have been bumped by the kids.  Thankfully, I never dropped my phone into the water, but it's something that could totally happen to me, so I need to be prepared.  The following post came in today and I thought I'd share it with you so that you could be prepared for this too.  Hopefully it doesn't happen to us, but if so, … [Read more...]

I Am Participating In The #LumiaSwitch Project

I received a Nokia Lumia 830 phone to use in facilitating my review through the #LumiaSwitch project.  All opinions are mine and mine alone.   Above you will see my new Nokia Lumia 830.  I  received it through the #LumiaSwitch Project.  I am currently an iPhone user, so getting used to this phone has been somewhat of a learning curve, but I am getting there.  Any time you switch or upgrade devices, there is always a learning period before … [Read more...]

Get Free & Bargain eBooks Daily

Do you like to read eBooks?  My neighbor told me about the Pixel of Ink Newsletter and and now I get a daily email with a list of free and bargain eBooks.  Each newsletter usually contains four free eBooks with two of them listed at the beginning of the email and the other two listed at the very bottom of the email newsletter.  I download all the free ones that catch my attention and sometimes buy a few of the bargain eBooks as well.  The free … [Read more...]

What To Do When You’ve Lost Your Cell Phone

Losing a cell phone can be so upsetting, with all the buy-back programs and information that is stored in your phone.  The last thing you want is for someone to find your phone, set it up on their account for their personal use or sell it through one of the many phone buy back programs. Find iPhone App If you have an iPhone, there is a must have app called "Find iPhone."  This app will help you locate your phone as long as there is still a … [Read more...]

Make Life Easier With Your Cell Phone Camera

I use my cell phone camera for EVERYTHING!  This past weekend we took the boys shoe shopping so I snapped pictures of the different shoes they liked from store to store. After we had gone through all the shoe stores, we sat down and looked through my shoe pictures in order to decide which pair of shoes we wanted to buy.  This sure beats running from store to store in order to do one last comparison of two or three pair of shoes that the boys … [Read more...]

I’m Sold On Speck iPhone Cases

After reviewing Speck's iGuy iPad cover for kids and a few of their iPhone cases, I am sold on their brand!  You should definitely check out their cases / covers.   They have products that fit the iPhone, iPad, iPod, Macbook, Smartphone, eReader, Tablet, and more!  Check out the iPhone 4 cases they sent me to try out on my husband's iPhone: This case is called CandShell GRIP, which is a 2 in 1 hard and soft cover.  This is my husband's … [Read more...]