Articles tagged with tech
Google Making Major Changes to Google Plus
If you don't use Google+ then this urgent news report published by Business Insider has no impact for you. However, if you remember the old YouTube and then the change when the Google owners and operators REQUIRED that you have a Google+ account in order t
Gmail Bug Fixed
How credible Flipboard articles are? From an insider in the business online post, it read that a few Gmail users have noticed that they have been "sending" emails to unknown recipients-- people they have not added in their contacts, and never heard of them
Free Streaming Restricted by Canadian Network
I've been streaming TV shows for years. Ever since I discovered that TV networks offered an on-demand option to access the content they air on TV each week, I've pretty much dropped watching TV and relied on the streaming option. It just made more sense fo
Pinterest Error Message: Oops! Sorry, we were unable to fetch the image.
I've had a Pinterest error message this morning - while trying to pin my last article onto the board. It had a lovely photo, one I'd taken myself - and yet when I tried to pin it, I got the error message of "Oops! Sorry, we were unable to fetch
Sue Greenwood Asserts Rights Over Sweeble Name
Bubblews Saga Continues On January 31st I wrote about Bubblews' upcoming mobile app, which they have decided to call Sweeble. At that time I wrote that there already was a company that bore the name Sweeble. Sue Greenwood's project – the original Sw
I have been shuttling around this mortal coil for half a century now (I know ancient) and I was thinking about all the things that have changed during my lifetime that really changed lives. An obvious starting point is the television. when we were ch
Does Syngenta Have a Monopoly on Brown Tomatoes?
My friend Rachel Lovejoy recently wrote about her experience buying a type of brown tomato, called the Kumato. She describes them as juicy, sweeter than the average red tomato, and a little bit smoky in flavour. They sound really yummy! I am very excited
Old Tech: Do You Remember the Busy Signal?
Several times in recent weeks I've had a child – one of my own, or a friend using our phone – hang up with a puzzled look on their face and redial, only to hang up again and say their call hadn't gone through. “The number isn't working,&r
Why I Disappeared Last Night
Sometimes life doesn’t happen the way one plans it. That happened to me last night . Life handed me a lemon and I made more lemonade. In July I bought a new #Acer #monitor when it appeared my old monitor for my Windows computer in Paso Robles