Go ask Ma and Pa Canington they know the way


  Sometime in the 70’s or 80’s someone said “If you don’t use it you lose it”   With the advent of digital and cell phones.  Few of us can memorize phone numbers.  If someone said to me, gimmie your oldest child’s telephone number or ill kill you . That would be the day I wouldContinue reading “Go ask Ma and Pa Canington they know the way”

How to stop your smartphone from controlling your life


By: Toby Mevies/Metro.co UK How often do you use your smartphone? The chances are even if you think it is a lot you will have underestimated how frequently you pick up your device. A study showed last year that the average person handles their phone 85 times a day and spends a whopping five hoursContinue reading “How to stop your smartphone from controlling your life”

News Wrong


“2016 the year of the fact checker” If your a politician or a speaker at a junior high school accuracy is important. In the audience is an 13 years old with a smartphone who may challenge the speaker . We live in an instant information age.  Baby Boomers can remember when the point of referenceContinue reading “News Wrong”

Jenn and her electronic quake


I lived in San Francisco when the  89 Loma Prieta quake shook Northern Califotrnia.  Those few  seconds forever reshaped my life.  Most of us then still has landlines and cordless phones was tbe norm.   Within seconds. the city was without power.  Being a person who never throws away anything, we found our old our low tech phones and they worked .  If you hadContinue reading “Jenn and her electronic quake”

Cheryl Hepner was busted by an I-phone (she shot her son in law) Video


Thoughts of her 3 old granddaughter leaving Florida and living with her soon to be ex son in law in  New York may have been too much for 66 year old Cheryl Hepner. The father,Salvatore Miglino 39, anticipated trouble when he handed off his granddaughter and activiated the video on his I-phone.   The smartphone   recorded theContinue reading “Cheryl Hepner was busted by an I-phone (she shot her son in law) Video”

There’s an App for That: Are You Dating an A-Hole?


Are you dating an a-hole? Amber Madison’s A-Hole Tester app for the iPhone will help you find out once and for all! You already know that sexpert Amber Madison has written a book geared towards helping you determine whether or not all guys are a-holes. But guess what? There’s an app for that, too! BasedContinue reading “There’s an App for That: Are You Dating an A-Hole?”

If you have a smartphone and on Facebook or any other online site: READ THIS B4 posting another picture


  One of the great things about smartphones is that you can send and share pictures instantly — pictures of your kids at a sporting event, a family function, or a birthday party, for instance. But did you know that doing so makes them (or anyone in the photo) vulnerable by revealing their location? Here’sContinue reading “If you have a smartphone and on Facebook or any other online site: READ THIS B4 posting another picture”