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It’s decision time!

Okay, so it is April 13. You have heard from all of the schools to which you applied and hopefully have been accepted to a few. Congratulations! Now what do you do?Did you get a "yes" to your dream school? Were you wait-listed? Do you really want to be so far away from home? How do you evaluate ...

Mac iOS 14.15.4 update includes the option to share folders

Wow, double WOW, do I have some cool stuff to share with you!With the new update for the Mac iOS 14.15.4, which you need to download, you're going to be able to share folders with other people. So if you created a folder with a bunch of photos or special documents inside it, you can send them ...

College Spotlight: Chapman University

Since we are all sheltering in place these days, it is going to put a stop to elective visits to the Mainland for any purpose, not the least of which is college visits.Even if one were able to get there, most colleges are shut down for a while, so virtual college visits are going to be the best ...

COVID-19 updates with Maui Health

WAILUKU - Lisa Paulson, director of strategic communications at Maui Health, will field questions in this weekly column.Q: There is a lot of information out there on COVID-19. What are some of the most trustworthy sites? How can I get the most up-to-date information on number of cases and other ...

Standardized testing for college admissions

Standardized admissions testing is one of the most dreaded parts of the entire process of applying for college. Students are faced with the daunting task of preparing for one or both of the SAT and ACT tests that most colleges require for admittance.In the midst of what many consider to be the ...

There are many ways to stay in contact with loved ones

I just want to let everyone know that with the "BeerVirus" closing schools, bars, restaurants and the Makawao Dog Park, we're gonna keep our 234 employees working 24/7 fighting any viruses.Call us anytime - and be sure to wash your keyboard!Now is a time to keep in contact with your loved ones, ...

Why it’s a good idea to visit your chiropractor for headaches

Headaches are characterized by throbbing pains in the head. The pains can be located around the scalp and temples, behind the head, atop the eyes, on the forehead and behind the neck. During episodes of headaches, sufferers avoid bright lights and struggle to function normally in the workplace, ...

Online programs and distance learning

With our new reality now, including the worldwide Coronavirus pandemic, most colleges and universities have shut down their brick and mortar classrooms and opted for students to complete their terms in an online format.What will this mean for the future of higher education once the pandemic is ...

Clearview AI App can help you identify people

There is an iPhone app called "loT Assistant." Downloading it lets you find out if someone is watching you with their video camera, which could be located in shopping mall bathrooms or your neighbor's upstairs window.Give it a shot and find out if your 89-year-old neighbor is watching you.While ...

Use Time Machine to help keep your files and photos safe

I never knew why some of my iPhone messages are green and others the color of blue.When you send a regular SMS message to an Android phone, they appear green, but in iMessages, they appear blue. iMessages only work with other Apple users, so they'll all appear blue.Many people don't understand ...