Here are the catches in Verizon’s unlimited data plan


Well it has finally happened.  Verizon decided to jump into the unlimited data fray with the other mobile providers.  It hit the news Sunday night, and the stores Monday morning.  And yes, as a Verizon customer, I decided to walk into the store and check out exactly what the term “unlimited” means. Continue reading

Google Voice Gets an Update and Is More Useful Than Ever


Image courtesy MakeUseOf.com

So it’s been a couple of weeks since I last posted something.  Some folks may wonder why I do not post something every day.  I could, but then my readership would be less than it is.  I only like to share really helpful items.  And Google Voice is one of them.

I have been using Google Voice probably since 2009 or 2010.  Being a tech support guy in my past life, a lot of my day was spent on the phone working with Continue reading

Building Graphics on a Saturday


New Icon.pngWhen I retired in October of 2015, I started building apps and mobile friendly, mobile responsive websites.  One of the toughest parts of the job, especially with app designing and building, is finding the right button and icon in the right color, with the proper contrast from the rest of the app color scheme.  After looking around and trying lots of different ways to modify or create content on my own, I can now share with you a way you can build your icon or icon sets own using Creative Commons licensed icons, images and free software. Continue reading