Jess  Stratton

Posts by Jess Stratton

  • 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. It was time. For most users, this change was well-received and has garnished mostly positive reviews. However, if you’re not a big fan of change, it’s perfectly normal. Change is hard, especially for a life-work-and-mission...

  • 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 Retargeting

    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 you browse Amazon or other online shopping sites, you’ve probably noticed that the same products you browsed are now following you like digital footprints all over your browsing experience. The products show up on your Facebook...

  • Here's how to geotag your photos in iPhone and search for them in Siri, using your iPhone.

    A Cool Hack in Siri – Search Photos by Where You Take Them

    October 23, 2017

    The photos you take on your mobile device are geotagged with their location using metadata stored within the image. This is great for viewing albums on the phone itself, but I love it for finding an elusive photo taken years ago, as long as I know where it was taken. If you have an iPhone, try asking Siri to show you photos of places where you know you’ve taken...

  • These are common questions people have with their Gmail account and their answers.

    Four Common Gmail Problems – And How to Overcome Them

    August 15, 2017

    There are more than 1 billion people who use Gmail each day. That's a lot. And those 1 billion people have a lot of questions. Sure,...

  • There are many use cases for Google Forms, whether you are a professional, an educator or even a volunteer parent.

    Why Google Forms Are One of The Most Underrated Free Tools ...

    July 21, 2017

    Your free Google account gives you access to most of Google’s product line – Sheets, Docs, Drive, Gmail, Calendar, etc. It also gives...

  • Are you looking for how to delete a page in Microsoft Word? It's easy, there are three ways to do it.

    3 Easy Ways to Delete a Page in Microsoft Word (Video)

    June 20, 2017

    When you have a deadline and it’s already 3 p.m., you don’t want to waste time fumbling with a technical detail in Microsoft Word. And...