6 Tips for Setting Up Your New Mobile Device

6 Tips for Setting Up Your New Mobile Device

Many of you were hoping for a new smartphone or tablet for the holidays, I hope you got what you wished for! I love all of my mobile devices and I am sure you will love yours once you learn all it can do and how to get things set up. Here are a few tips for setting up your new smartphone or tablet. Check for Updates Just like when … Continue Reading →
Win a Dell Windows Tablet – Another Holiday Pick from Robyn

Win a Dell Windows Tablet – Another Holiday Pick from Robyn

Tablets are hot right now and seem to be on the wish list of many. I am asked often about low cost tablets. The Dell Venue 8 Pro Windows tablet is my pick because I have seen a lot of great sale prices at various stores already this holiday season. If you are used to using a PC then a Windows based tablet is probably going to be the easiest … Continue Reading →
Android of Choice – Samsung Galaxy Line

Android of Choice – Samsung Galaxy Line

While I am a Windows gal and all of my devices that I use the most are Windows based, including my smartphone and tablet, that does not mean I think other operating systems are worthless. Everyone always has to find what works for them best. Hubby happens to be an Android kind of guy. That is the operating system he is most comfortable with and he uses Android smartphones and … Continue Reading →
Windows 8.1 Changes, Tips, and Sweepstakes

Windows 8.1 Changes, Tips, and Sweepstakes

In case you missed it, the latest release of Windows 8 is now available – Windows 8.1  I wanted to share a bit about the update. A reminder that I am a part of the Windows Champions team and I do receive certain perks for this, but opinions are truly my own. One of the best ways for me to describe Windows 8.1 is that it is like a smartphone … Continue Reading →
Wordless Wednesday – Teaching Tech

Wordless Wednesday – Teaching Tech

Sunday we had our monthly family get together. I loved that at one point Mom and Dad both got out their iPads and started showing and teaching Aunt Judy and Uncle Gary how to use them! They are all in their 60’s but all still learning new things and that is awesome. Continue Reading →
Textgram App for Android

Textgram App for Android

Most of you have probably seen those images with sayings, quotes, info, etc. on them on blogs, Facebook, Instagram and other places around the web. You can make these in a variety of ways, but one simple tool to use is the Textgram app for Android devices. There is a free Textgram version with ads, or Textgram Pro version for $1.99 with no ads. I like trying out the free … Continue Reading →
Microsoft Surface Tablet First Impressions

Microsoft Surface Tablet First Impressions

I must admit I am a very happy camper that the Microsoft Surface is finally here in my hands! It felt like I had to wait forever for it to happen. Most of you know that I am part of the #WindowsChampions team (this is my 3rd year) and now I am also part of the #Surface team. Trust me when I say that being part of the team does … Continue Reading →
Keeping Kids Safe on Their Devices

Keeping Kids Safe on Their Devices

A useful infographic for you – this one with easy ways to help keep your kids safe with their new devices they may be receiving this holiday season. Think about these ideas and write a simple agreement with the specifics (for each child) and have them sign it with you. Make sure you review the rules regularly and update them as technology changes and as they mature. I also write … Continue Reading →
8 Android App Recommendations

8 Android App Recommendations

Since I am primarily using the Samsung Galaxy SIII phone and the Galaxy 10.1 tablet now I have been discovering some new apps to use on my Android devices. Here are eight of the latest apps I have started using that I am really happy with. 7 Little Words – Game This is a word game. You are given clues and the answers are all in word parts to pick … Continue Reading →
Win a Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.7 Friday

Win a Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.7 Friday

Don’t forget to join me on Friday afternoon for the weekly #VZWBuzz Twitter party. This week part of the big prize is this awesome Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.7. Make sure you RSVP and participate during the party from 2:00-3:00pm Central for your chance at winning! If you don’t already, be sure to follow me @RobynsWorld on Twitter.   Disclosure: I am compensated for hosting/co-hosting the #VZWBuzz parties each week by … Continue Reading →