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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 ...

Change your lifestyle to improve migraines

Migraines manifest as persistent pain in the head and photosensitivity. Several studies suggest that lifestyle changes can reduce the frequency and severity of migraines. The following lifestyle changes can help you experience long-lasting relief from migraines. Avoid ...

How to set up your own Home Screen

The new upgrade to the Mac computers has some really cool ways to display your screen. So, let’s open up Safari, and I’ll show you how to customize your Startup Page. Once Safari opens up, just click on Bookmarks at the very top and choose Start Page. Wow! That’s a mind ...

More tips for students

For all you kids back in school, I have a couple of tips to help you get straight A’s. As I mentioned in my last article, you should use iCloud Drive as a backup of all your school data. To do this, go into System Preferences, go into your Apple ID on the top right, then click ...

Set up Siri commands on your laptop

Many people use Siri with their iPhones or iPads, but did you know that the MacBook also has Siri capabilities? You have to click on an icon in the upper righthand corner to activate it. Well, now you can create a shortcut key to launch Siri, and all the new computers have a setting ...

Did you take a ‘Pandemic Gap Year?’

Many students who were ready to head off to college for the first time this fall made the difficult decision to stay home and wait it out until they could move on campus, take classes in person and enjoy their first year of college in the traditional way. While the disappointment ...

Long overdue updates may cause crashes

So, you want to text your ex-girlfriend a "goodbye Mary" and don't want her to see your phone number. Well, Bucko, you're in good luck. Just type in a code - *#67# - on your iPhone, and nobody will be able to see the phone number.But let's say you want to send her a video with you and your new ...

Why is it so important to have a healthy nervous system?

The nervous system is the control center of your body. Without the nervous system, there will be a collapse of most routine activities like communication, breathing, movement, and coordination.If you have a dysfunctional nervous system, you'll most likely experience migraines, chronic pains and ...

Parents’ guide to college admissions time

Going through the college admissions cycle with your high school student can be an extremely stressful time for both student and parent. Students are excited about preparing for what lies ahead for them and anxious about leaving home. Parents are equal parts proud of their children's ...