Is Your Car Stereo Broken?

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A broken car stereo is just an iPod away. [ Read More ]

Is It You Or The Answering Machine?

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Back in the late 1980’s we thought that VCR’s were the hottest technology for one to own. Cell phones were basically reserved for the wealthy who had the money to use them and hire an assistant with the upper body strength to carry around the brick sized contraptions.  Not only were VCRs hot, but most … [ Read More ]

She Got the Wrong Phone Number

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I was watching a film with my fiancée when the phone rang and I clicked pause knowing that it was probably either one of her friends or her sister and for the next forty-five minutes, if I were lucky, I would have to wait until I could restart the film. [ Read More ]

Being Virtually Grounded

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Back into those times when the “internet” became huge with teenagers, my son Jared began spending lots of time in online chat rooms, and I got worried that his grades would suffer. [ Read More ]

Keeping Up With Technology

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It’s not easy keeping up with technology. A few years ago I worked at a vocational school, teaching introductory computer skills. My students were mostly young adults looking to enter the workforce. But we also had a few retirees in the class as well. [ Read More ]

Photographic Evidence

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I have a rule in our house that no one, not anyone is allowed to touch mommy’s phone. Hundreds of dollars of technology in the hands of my four year old son breaks me out in a cold sweat. [ Read More ]

Not So Swift Intern

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Working as an intern when I graduated in law, I can be honest that I wasn’t very swift back then. [ Read More ]

High Expectations

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For my birthday, I received a box of what to me looked like the newest smart phone in the market but look what I got when I opened it. [ Read More ]

Voice Mail Fail

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Working from home, my husband needs a professional sounding voice-mail greeting so everyone will know he’s hard at work. [ Read More ]

Selfies

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We were walking in Central Park and saw a middle-aged woman ostensibly struggling to take a photo of herself.  We asked if we could help.  [ Read More ]

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