Password Mania

Wednesday, September 18, 2013

Are you tired of ‘trying’ to remember passwords?

I recommend Dashlane, a password protection & encryption program.

I have been searching for a password program – Dashlane does all the work for you.  I heard about it on CBS This Morning (a terrific program). David Pogue is a writer for NYT and recently appeared on the show & recommended it.  I have been a Pogue follower for years.  Dashlane  uses AES (Advanced Encryption Standard) which has been adopted by the U.S. government and, […]

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Photoshop Tip: Blurring a Background

Tuesday, February 12, 2013

Today, I was looking for a way to take this photo:

And turn it into this:

I searched online.  I watched 2 youtube videos and scratched my head, wondering if I have a learning disability.  So, I thought I’d try something unique and found a text article by this terrific writer Lesa Snider.  She explains things in a way I can understand, which is no easy feat.  I am quite content with the results.

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iPhone stand

Friday, November 16, 2012

I’ve been looking for an iPhone case that has a built in stand but just couldn’t find the right one. At long last, I figured out that what I need is a stand. So glad to have have found this iCarpus Stand for iPhone. Now watching youtube, reading and playing games (Sudoku:) is easy.

Specs:
– Position horizontally and vertically without adjustment or assembly.
– Easily operate with 3 fingers.
– Non-slip edges provide superior protection and surface grip.
– Innovative design that fits in […]

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Software Tip – Word (file drop)

Friday, December 21, 2007

Word – Dropping one file into another opened file

Back by Popular Demand (and on request by Linda Jeffers)

 

Often, I want to take one Word document and drop it into another Word document without cutting and pasting. The reason I usually want do this is because the document I’m dropping has a text box and/or other formatting. In this instance, a cut a paste function doesn’t recognize all that formatting.

There’s a very simple way […]

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