Never Walk Home Alone – Companion App

Never Walk Home Alone – Companion App

This morning I was watching the news and so a little blurb about this new app, Companion, and I thought it was such a fabulous idea that I just had to share it with you. For anyone that walks to or from school, work, friends, the parking garage, or anywhere, Companion lets you connect with a friend so that they … Continue Reading →
What Parents Need To Know About Mobile Gaming for Their Kids

What Parents Need To Know About Mobile Gaming for Their Kids

Our kids have adopted mobile devices faster than we can blink but just because they understand how to work these devices doesn’t mean they know everything. One of the most popular things for kids to do on smartphones and tablets is to play games. You may not have to teach them how to actually play the game, but you still … Continue Reading →
#VZWBuzz Twitter Party This Friday

#VZWBuzz Twitter Party This Friday

Don’t forget to join me and the #VZWBuzz team this Friday for the weekly Twitter party sponsored by Verizon (disclosure – I am compensated by OM Media Group for hosting). This week we will chat about essential apps for your smartphones and tablets. Plus I will be sharing tips about how to find apps, what apps to avoid, and apps … Continue Reading →
Smartphone Apps for April Fools’ Day Fun

Smartphone Apps for April Fools’ Day Fun

Tomorrow is April Fools’ Day and I thought I would share some fun apps that you can use to play pranks on your friends. These are just some silly little things you might enjoy. I’ve got some for Android and Windows Phones. They all have ads, but they are free apps. I tested all of the apps myself on either … Continue Reading →
Word Game Apps for Android Devices

Word Game Apps for Android Devices

Word games have always been a favorite of mine. Today I am sharing four of my latest finds of word games for Android devices. I play all of these on my Samsung Galaxy Note 4. These are all free games, but all have advertisements in them. Luckily the advertisements are not too annoying. The last three games are not the … Continue Reading →
Thanksgiving Apps to be Thankful For

Thanksgiving Apps to be Thankful For

Thanksgiving is a major holiday and now that so many of us have smartphones and tablets that we use at home and on the go we can use them to make Thanksgiving easier, more fun, and less stressful. Working as a Verizon Lifestyle Ambassador I see tons of apps all the time, but these have been some stand-outs for me. … Continue Reading →
How to Pay at Stores with Your Phone ONLY

How to Pay at Stores with Your Phone ONLY

Yes, really just your phone! No need to pull out any credit card at all. This is done simply with Softcard. Just look for the symbol on the credit card terminals at the register when you shop. Open up the app and tap your phone to the machine. Paid! I have been using Softcard myself for a couple of months … Continue Reading →