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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, Technologyby 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!

In Apple, Application, Fix It, General, How To, HTD Tech Tip, Softwareby Michael SheehanLeave a Comment

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, Technologyby 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?

In General, HTD Tech Tip, Safety, Security, Social Media, Social Networking, Tech News, Technologyby Michael SheehanLeave a Comment

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, Technologyby 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

In Application, Fix It, General, How To, HTD Tech Tip, Microsoft, Softwareby Michael SheehanLeave a Comment

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

In Apple, Consumer Electronics, Gadgets, General, Hardware, HTD Tech Tip, Review, Technologyby Michael SheehanLeave a Comment

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, Technologyby 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

In Application, General, How To, HTD Tech Tip, Microsoft, Softwareby Michael SheehanLeave a Comment

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)

In Apple, Fix It, General, How To, HTD Tech Tip, iOS, Opinion, Software, Technologyby Michael SheehanLeave a Comment

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.