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Disarming My Smartphone.

Disarming My Smartphone.

The Backstory (Probably more than you need or want to know…but hey, I’m writing and you are reading – you can skip this section and I’ll never know) I have a rough time sleeping...

Smartphone on the Road: Five Apps That Can Make Your Teen a Better Driver

Smartphone on the Road: Five Apps That Can Make Your Teen a Better Driver

Guest Post by Cynthia Tyson. Cynthia is a stay-at-home mom with a background in social media and public relations. You don’t often see the words “smartphone,” “teen,” and “driving” all in the same sentence....

OhDontForget: Useful, But Not Perfect.

OhDontForget: Useful, But Not Perfect.

Trying to keep track of what I’m supposed to be doing and when is complicated. I’ve gotten much better at it over the years – but I still manage to miss a meeting here...

Avoiding Gigantic Cell Phone Bills by Understanding Data.

Avoiding Gigantic Cell Phone Bills by Understanding Data.

Introduction I bought a used iPhone 4 for my wife to replace her dying iPhone 3G. A few days later she said, “I’m getting messages that I’ve used up 60% of my data plan...

MightyText – SMS Done Right.

MightyText – SMS Done Right.

I prefer texting over phone calls, but emails, IMs, and most other forms of computer communication over either of these. But isn’t texting the same as computer-based textual communications? Nope, its way slower. It...

Texty – Finally, Text Messaging Improves!

Texty – Finally, Text Messaging Improves!

[Update: The application has undergone several naming revisions, it is currently MightyText.] I’ve never been a huge fan of text messaging. Maybe my fingers are too big or maybe I can type too fast...

The Coming Cell Apocalypse.

The Coming Cell Apocalypse.

I never had a cell phone till six years ago when I began working for Collages.net as a Systems Administrator. I somehow managed to live through my teenage years and my college career without...