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Watch out for the Malware Drive virus!

Did you just get an e-mail message from Amazon that you bought a 55-inch TV for $4,285.22? Well, if you did — and after picking yourself up off the floor — don’t open up the e-mail to check and see if you bought it or not. It’s a big SCAM! Downloading it could cause your ...

College Spotlight: University of California, Santa Cruz

If your passion for academics and surfing are always at odds, then look no further than UC Santa Cruz to have both needs met in a beautiful setting, just one hour away from world famous Silicon Valley. UCSC is nestled in the mountain range that divides the city of Santa Cruz and ...

Neck pain causing headaches? Here’s what you need to know

If you often suffer from headaches, you’re probably tired of their debilitating effects. But did you know that a neck injury might cause your headaches? It is sometimes difficult to differentiate between headaches caused by neck pain, as they have the same symptoms as other ...

Use Hover Text to make reading easier

In this issue, I’m going to give you the option to cancel your eye doctor appointment or throw your glasses in the garbage can. What we’re going to do is use a Mac option called Hover Text. What this does is almost like holding a magnifying glass over the text on your ...

Prepare for your college interview

Not all colleges require an interview as part of their admissions package, but many do, and even more offer it as “recommended” or “voluntary.” In this time of the COVID Pandemic, an interview will be an important tool for colleges to use in lieu of standardized tests and ...

More fun iPhone tips and tricks

Merry Christmas everyone! So, are you ready for some more good tips and tricks? People get so confused about how to back up their iPhone photos. Most want to delete them, so that they can get more space. Also, many ask how to create a slide show of all their photos. Well, ...

Chronic fatigue syndrome: Why others are always tired

Fatigue is a medical condition characterized by physical and mental exhaustion, a general lack of energy. It’s different from ordinary tiredness. To recover from tiredness, all you have to do is rest. With chronic fatigue syndrome, the exhaustion lasts for much longer and ...

Need help finding a password?

Now that the election is over, we’re back to normal... but Apple is trying to sell the new iPhone 12 without much success. People are hesitating, and with the economy and the pandemic out of control, many don’t want to spend $1,400 on a new iPhone that hasn’t been tested yet. I have an ...

College Spotlight: Saint Mary’s College of California

I had the opportunity to visit St. Mary’s this summer. Because of the pandemic, the admissions office was not open, but we were greeted by a beautiful deer at the entrance to the school, which I am guessing is a direct result of no one but the security guard at the gate being around. ...

Latest iPhone update includes cool features

Well, is everyone alive after my last issue using the new iPhone upgrade and all the new features? Better lay down, because I have some really good ones to show you! Now there is a way to open and use an app by just tapping the back of your iPhone. To set this up, open up System ...