Tag Archives: Google

Cellular Changes

By | Friday, February 17, 2017 at 7:31 pm

We recently made some major cellular changes–both with our smartphones and with our cellular provider.  Over the past few years we’ve been paying over $300/month for our 3 phones, which pretty much comes to about $100 per phone.  This is with US Cellular (herein referred to as USC).  We’ve been with them since I can… Read More »

Swimming Silliness

By | Friday, July 31, 2015 at 8:31 am

When we go somewhere or do something, I often pull out my phone and just start taking random shots, bursts, and different photo types just to experiment with the options.  While swimming at Woody’s with Kevin and Sandy recently, I took several bursts.  Google did it’s magic later on and sent me these five gems.  Give… Read More »

Leo Laporte & Kanye West

By | Friday, April 24, 2015 at 6:35 am

I thought this was pretty amusing: I watch the TWiT network’s This Week in Tech and This Week in Google every week religiously. This week I got a bit behind though, so this morning I was watching last week’s episode of This Week in Google before work to catch up. It was episode #296 –… Read More »

Moved to Google Photos

By | Saturday, November 23, 2013 at 10:56 am

I have recently moved all of my 29,000+ public photos from Flickr to Google Photos.  Google has been making a lot of progress with their photo services recently, including integrating Picasa into Google Photos.  With everything they now offer, and how easy everything just is to use, compared to Flickr and the difficulties I have… Read More »

The cesspool that is Facebook…”coming soon to Google+!?”

By | Thursday, October 17, 2013 at 5:31 pm

Yikes!  I just heard that Google is now going to start putting up ads using users’ names and photos to advertise products.  This is what Facebook has been doing, and it’s one of the frustrating problems Kevin has.  He once “liked” that “truthsaboutu” page on Facebook, and ever since then–and even though he UNliked that… Read More »