Have iPhone, Will Travel

“Yikes! Where’s my phone?” I was standing in line to board the bus to Logan Airport frantically searching through my carry-on bag when I realized that my phone, my lifeline during my upcoming trip, was missing. Before panic set in, I remembered that I had the app Find My on my iPad. The Portland Transportation Center has…

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The Solar Eclipse of 2024 and Your Cellphone

Are you ready for the astronomical event of the year? The solar eclipse of 2024 will take place in Maine on April 8th between 2 and 4 PM. We at BoomerTECH Adventures are excited and preparing to view it as well. If you’d like to capture the moon’s journey across the face of the sun…

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Messing Around With My iPhone Camera App

Why do I update my iPhone on a regular basis? It’s all about the camera app. Each upgrade provides a new feature that makes taking pictures more fun and offers the potential for exploring creative ways to edit and use the images. For example, the picture at the top of this blog was originally just…

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It’s Not 2000 Anymore!

If you happen to visit Washington, D.C. in the near future, be sure to stop in at the Whole Foods Store in the Glover Park neighborhood and experience Amazon’s “Just Walk Out” approach to grocery shopping. You scan your palm; the scan links to your Amazon account.  As you put items into your grocery basket,…

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