Cortana Tips for Windows 10 Users

Cortana Tips for Windows 10 Users

Cortana is the virtual assistant built into Windows 10. She is extremely helpful! Today I’m giving you a few basic tips to get started using Cortana to make your Windows 10 experience even better. To use Cortana just look at your taskbar and click on the little circle. That is your computer’s search function and where Cortana lives. Now let’s make Cortana be able to listen to your commands and … Continue Reading →
Microsoft Apps for Android Devices

Microsoft Apps for Android Devices

While I was at the dentist today we were talking about the latest devices. The dental assistant uses a Samsung Galaxy Note 4 and I was telling her about how great it is that Microsoft now offers great apps for their services to work on Android devices. She did not know about these and was happily surprised by this news. So today I wanted to share the same news with … Continue Reading →
Best Way to Get To Know Windows 10 – Super Easy Tutorial!

Best Way to Get To Know Windows 10 – Super Easy Tutorial!

If you have recently upgraded to Windows 10 (disclosure: I am part of the Microsoft Blogger team and receive perks as such but opinions are completely my own) I have a great resource for you to learn a little more about the new operating system and the new browser, Microsoft Edge. It is built right into the system for you even. I stumbled across this the other day and decided … Continue Reading →
Have You Upgraded for Free to Windows 10?

Have You Upgraded for Free to Windows 10?

You all know I am a true Microsoft fan (disclosure: I am also a #MicrosoftBlogger and receive certain perks as such, opinions are always my own) and so I am so excited about the new Windows 10 operating system. One of the best things about it… WINDOWS 10 IS FREE! Yep, you heard that right, Windows 10 is free! If you have a device with Windows 7 or Windows 8 … Continue Reading →
Why I Love My Microsoft Band and a Giveaway

Why I Love My Microsoft Band and a Giveaway

I have tried out lots of wearable devices over the past few years. They all have positive aspects to them and I really encourage everyone to try them out. However, I am currently wearing my favorite device to date, the Microsoft Band. (Disclosure: I was provided a Microsoft Band as part of the Microsoft Bloggers and they provided me another to give away. Opinions are my own.) Why is this … Continue Reading →
Tech Gifts for Mom This Mother’s Day

Tech Gifts for Mom This Mother’s Day

Not all moms want traditional flowers for Mother’s Day. There are lots of moms like me who love tech gifts more than anything else! Here are some of my favorite products and ideas from Microsoft to consider for your mom. Disclosure: I am part of the Microsoft Bloggers and receive perks for participating and I the links below are also affiliate links. Surface Pro 3 Tablet This is the tablet … Continue Reading →
Robyn’s Microsoft Store Holiday Gift Picks

Robyn’s Microsoft Store Holiday Gift Picks

Disclosure – I am a Microsoft Blogger and receive certain benefits for being part of their team. I am also a huge Microsoft fan and user. This post is all personal opinion about these products. Photos are from Microsoft. Today I am sharing with you some of my favorite ideas for holiday gifts available from the Microsoft Store. I either own these myself already or have had my hands on … Continue Reading →
Why I Love Xbox Music and It Makes a Great Holiday Gift

Why I Love Xbox Music and It Makes a Great Holiday Gift

Music is something just about everyone loves. Today I am sharing in the video why I personally love Xbox Music, by the way you don’t need an Xbox to use it, and why it would make a great holiday gift. Disclosure: I am a Microsoft Blogger but this is a service that I purchase on my own and use daily. At just $10/month I think Xbox Music Pass is a … Continue Reading →
How To Organize Your OneDrive Cloud Storage Files and Folders

How To Organize Your OneDrive Cloud Storage Files and Folders

OneDrive is my primary cloud service of choice as most of you know. (Disclosure – I am a Windows Champion Ambassador.) I love having all of my photos, files, and documents on OneDrive because I can access them from any device I am using from just about anywhere on the planet. However, just like a file cabinet, you have to keep things organized to use it most effectively. This weekend … Continue Reading →
Technology In Education

Technology In Education

Recently Microsoft and Parade Magazine asked me to participate on a panel about technology in education (disclosure – I was compensated for my time). Education has always been a high priority for me as a parent and technology has played a big part in my son’s education. I was honored to be a part of the panel and to be able to invite local bloggers and educators to the event … Continue Reading →