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Juniors! Believe it or not…

…it is time to start planning for college admissions! Many of you have spent the better part of the last year out of the actual classroom, you have not been able to participate in your normal activities and sports, you have not been able to do standardized testing… so how do you get ...

More iPhone iOS 14 tricks

My last issue, I dumped so many new iPhone iOS 14 tricks on ya that you must still be reading the column. Well, get ready for some more goodies. As I mentioned, a new Safari feature can translate any language from a foreign web page by tapping on the “aA” symbol on the top ...

New features of iOS14

In this issue, we’re going to look at iOS14, which is the new operating system on the iPhone that just came out. One of the best features that I use a lot is screen shot. Let’s say that you’re on a website looking at new cars, spot one that you want to buy and show off to ...

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 ...