While perusing my Facebook account, I came across this post from Business Insider, "How to see all of the apps on Facebook tracking you—and block them." I decided to check it out, but thought very smugly to myself, "I never use Facebook to access any … [Read more...] about Check Facebook Setting to See Who’s Tracking You
Do you know what these icons mean? In the red header at the top left there are three, white parallel lines. What do they mean? What does the magnifying tool (looks like a tiny tennis racquet) on the right side of the red header allow you to … [Read more...] about Icons Every Boomer Must Know
You think you know what you're doing and then...you're at a standstill! √ You can't figure out how to delete an app. √ You want to ensure that your Facebook privacy settings are up-to-date, but don't remember how to check. Or where. √ You … [Read more...] about HELP! I’m Stuck with a Perplexing Tech Question
You finally have a moment of your grandson's time to help you with your new smartphone. But it falls apart quickly right after you ask, "Can you help me figure out this new app?" Hold on, here it comes. "Sure, it's easy. First go to the App … [Read more...] about Your Grandchildren REALLY Want to Help You Learn Technology
Try Periscope –it’s a fun, free app that allows you to broadcast live over the internet. Did you ever want to be a color commentator for a sports event or offer pithy comments during a speech or talk? Now you can—live! I have a friend in … [Read more...] about Up Periscope!
Fellow BoomerTECH Adventures guides, Jill and Chris, and I work with boomers and seniors helping them learn to use their iPhones. Here is the problem: When receiving instruction about some aspect of their device, almost to a person, we see boomers … [Read more...] about Are You Using Your iPhone the WRONG Way?