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COVID-19 vaccination is our best hope to end the pandemic

With COVID-19 cases hitting record numbers in Hawaii, nearly a year-and-a-half into the pandemic, many are wearily asking how we will get through this? The answer is, as always, together. It’s likely you’ve heard differing views about the risks and benefits of ...

Tricks and tips for photos

If you don’t have a yardstick handy, you can use your iPhone to measure anything. Open up the Measure App, and when you see the white circle with a dot in it, place the white dot where you want to start measuring. Hit the Plus button and continue raising your white dot to where ...

A preview of iOS 15 features

iOS 15 coming out soon has a new addition in the Photos App called Memories. Actually, it existed before that, but it now has some cool enhancements. Tapping a photo of a dog, Apple collects more photos of the same dog, creates a collection of them and will launch a slide show ...

Tips for College Applications

The Common Application opened for the 2022-23 school year on August 1st. That means that the college application season is under way, and it is time for high school seniors to get started! Here is what you need to do in the next few months to get your applications sent off to the colleges ...

Control your camera with your voice

On your iPhone, you can set up Voice Control to instantly take a picture without touching the screen. So, get ready for another good one. Go to Settings, select Accessibility then activate Voice Control. Now open up your Camera app and simply say, “Turn up the volume” or ...

Check out the FilmBox App

Did you know that iPhone users can change the font size on an app-by-app basis? This means you can have a different font size on Twitter than you do when using Facebook or Instagram. Microsoft just came out with a new app called “Team.” This is a walkie- talkie app that works ...

Need to paste a photo in a document?

People always ask me how to move or copy and paste a photo or document to another place on their hard drive. Today, I’m going to show you how to do that on your Apple laptop. Let’s click on the Finder Window on the lower lefthand side of the Dock. Once its opened, click on ...

iPad iOS 15 will offer cool new features

The iPad iOS 15 coming out soon has some really cool features that I would love to share with you. Like on the iPhone, you now have Widgets that you can place on the desktop. Split View offers a new way to display two apps that are opened up at the same time. So if you ...

Choosing a college major

Choosing a college major is one of the more important decisions a student will make. Ideally, a major should lead the way to whatever career path one may choose to take. It is important to understand what is involved with a given major (like prerequisites or electives) and what kind of job ...