Terry’s Computer Tips Newsletter – October 19, 2014

This week’s email newsletter article is: Desktops, Notebooks, Smartphones and Tablets Each of us has our preference for our everyday computing device. Whether we use an individual desktop computer or share a desktop with the family, our individual notebook or share a notebook with our family, the power, storage and monitor size make the PC […]

Quick Tips – Using Google as a Resource

Over the years, Google has expanded well beyond a search engine. But, the search engine has expanded its functionality, too. It’s a great resource for quick information: 1) Want to know about unit conversions? Just type the conversion you want into the Google search bar. Sometimes, you don’t even need to press enter. Example: 1 […]

Desktops, Notebooks, Smartphones and Tablets

Each of us has our preference for our everyday computing device. Whether we use an individual desktop computer or share a desktop with the family, our individual notebook or share a notebook with our family, the power, storage and monitor size make the PC or notebook the usual computer of choice. The keyboard and mouse […]

Terry’s Computer Tips Newsletter – October 5, 2014

This week’s email newsletter article is: iPhone 6 — Why? A Contrarian ViewThe news media has been awash with reviews and comments on the new iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus. they’re talking about all the great new things great new features included in the 6 and 6 Plus, as well as new features of […]

Microsoft Abandons Windows 9 – Announces Windows 10

If you’ve been waiting for Windows 9 to replace Windows 8, like many users and businesses apparently have been doing, Microsoft has announced that it’s skipping Windows 9 and going directly to Windows 10. The Windows version that’s been under development under the codename Windows Threshold, anticipated to be called Windows 8, now will be […]

iPhone 6 – A First Look

Well, I did it. Last Friday, the day the new iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus went on sale, I was in line waiting for the AT&T store to open. Since I got there about 7 o’clock for the 8 AM opening I wasn’t anywhere near the front of the line. However, the line went […]

Terry’s Computer Tips Newsletter – September 14, 2014

This week’s email newsletter article is: [...] Advertisement Try AWeber’s Email Marketing Tool Risk-Free This Week Online — Blast From The PastA Look at Articles from Past Newsletters A Look at Webroot SecureAnywhere Longtime readers of Terry’s Computer Tips will know that I’ve been a user of a particular anti-virus, anti-malware, and firewall suite since […]

iPhone 6 – Why? A Contrarian View

The news media has been awash with reviews and comments on the new iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus. they’re talking about all the great new things great new features included in the 6 and 6+, as well as new features of iOS8. But,why should we even consider a new iPhone at this point? If […]