Jess  Stratton

Posts by Jess Stratton

  • The gmail redesign is here. These are the new features.

    The New Gmail Has Arrived. Here's Why You Should Try It.

    May 11, 2018

    It’s been more than a decade since those first coveted invitations to Gmail were initially sent out. The main draw back then? Don’t delete! Archive everything and use Google’s legendary search to find the email again when you need it. Back then, we were paying lots of money for an email address with limited space. Then Gmail came out and gave us a whopping 2...

  • Don't want to #DeleteFacebook but want to protect your Facebook data? Here's how.

    How to Protect Your Facebook Data (Without Deleting Facebook)

    April 4, 2018

    Do you want to be better protect your Facebook data against mining like the recent Cambridge Analytica breach, but aren't quite ready to #deletefacebook just yet? Well, this article should help. There are some settings you can change to find that compromise between still being able to enjoy Facebook and protecting your data. How to control who sees your posts...

  • The Google Drive app is going away. But the replacement is just as good.

    The Google Drive App is Going Away. But Relax — There's a Better Solution

    March 2, 2018

    Bad news, Google Drive fans – the app is going away. But relax – there’s a replacement (two, actually). And it's an improvement. You might have seen the pop-up below, saying that Google Drive is going away. Well, the deadline is quickly approaching: you have until March 11 to install Drive File Stream or Google Backup and Sync, the replacement apps by Google....

  • Instructions for How to Collaborate in Real Time With Office 2016 for Mac

    Good News: You Can Now Collaborate in Real Time With Office...

    January 30, 2018

    Users who have migrated from Google Apps have long been frustrated with the lack of ability to collaborate in real time on the desktop...

  • Google Calendar just got an upgrade to it's UI. Here are three reasons why it's better.

    Here Are 3 Reasons to Love the Google Calendar Upgrade

    December 14, 2017

    This past October, Google quietly updated user interface of Calendar, which had been sporting the same dated look for about 11 years....

  • Detailed instructions on how to shut off retargeting from Amazon so an ad won't ruin your Christmas surprise.

    Don't Let An Amazon Ad Ruin Christmas – How to Shut Off...

    November 21, 2017

    With the holiday season approaching, there’s nothing like a well-placed Facebook or banner ad to completely ruin a surprise gift. When...