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Smart Home Guide 2019: Before Buying that Smart Home Device, Check These 8 Things First [Updated]

In Apple, Consumer Electronics, Gadgets, General, Google, Hardware, HTD Tech Tip, Opinion, Review, Smart Home, Technology by Michael SheehanLeave a Comment

This Smart Home Guide 2019 helps to evaluate the smart home gadget or device you are considering. 8 items you should review before purchasing a smart device.

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Got Time Machine Backup Errors? Like Error Type 11? How To Easily Identify & Fix!

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How to fix Time Machine backup errors like Error Type 11. This How To article walks through numerous steps in identifying & fixing Time Machine errors & issues.

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How to Save Huge Amounts of Hard Drive Space Using OneDrive’s On-Demand & Selective Sync

In Apple, Application, Cloud, General, How To, HTD Tech Tip, Microsoft, Software, Technology by Michael SheehanLeave a Comment

How to use Microsoft cloud storage & file syncing software & service, OneDrive, with new On-Demand and Selective Sync features to save hard drive space.

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News & Tips: MegaBreach, Non-Private Tweets – What To Do With Security?

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2019 news of a “MegaBreach” & non-private Twitter messages – this type of security hack affects us all. Learn the details & how to better protect yourself.

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14 Apple Watch Tips & Tricks You Might Not Know About

In Apple, Cellular, Consumer Electronics, Gadgets, General, Hardware, HTD Tech Tip, iOS, iPhone, Review, Technology by Michael SheehanLeave a Comment

Whether you have an Apple Watch Series 3, Series 2, or Series 1, it is always helpful to have a bunch of tips and tricks to get the most out of your Apple smartwatch. This is a list of my favorite items after testing the Watch Series 3 and Series 1. How many do you know about?

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How To Create a “Work” Menu in Office 2016 & Office 365 of Pinned Documents

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In previous versions of Microsoft Office for Mac, you were able to create something called a “Work” menu. In Office 2016/Office 365, you can no longer do that. But, there is a way to use similar functionality to get the same results. It’s easy and this article shows how to do it.

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2 New Year’s Resolutions Solved with 1 Device – Western Digital My Passport External Hard Drive

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Western Digital has a nice little (but high-capacity) portable hard drive called the WD My Passport. Using the My Passport actually helped me on my path to accomplishing two New Year’s Resolutions: back up my computer & learn Final Cut Pro. And I learned multiple tips along the way which I shared.

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*Privacy Not Included…But Should be Required! Mozilla’s Connected Shopping Guide

In Consumer Electronics, Gadgets, General, Hardware, HTD Tech Tip, Review, Safety, Security, Smart Home, Sponsored, Tech News, Technology by Michael SheehanLeave a Comment

If you’re buying a connected gift this holiday season, learn about its privacy & safety. Review of Mozilla’s *Privacy Not Included guide & how it helps!

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How To Easily Apply Multiple PowerPoint Slide Designs or Themes to a Single Presentation

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How to easily apply multiple designs, themes, and styles on a single Microsoft PowerPoint presentation. It’s a lot easier to do than you might think!

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An Apple “Beta” Is Exactly That, A Beta! (20+ Tips & Advice When Using iOS & macOS Betas)

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If you are installing or planning to install Apple iOS & macOS beta software, you need to be prepared. Tips, tricks, and advice when installing these betas.