CategoryTech

Apps

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My wife and I went to lunch with our son and daughter-in-law and two of our grandgirls, the youngest and the oldest. Everybody had an iPhone except my wife and me. One cannot exist in today’s world without hearing the word apps. Well, that’s not exactly a word. I guess the word would be applications, but people are in such a hurry, they don’t have time to pronounce or spell the whole word. I...

I Need New Instructions on my Computer

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I Need New Instructions on my Computer. A very simple sentence. “You moron, did you mean to install that malware on your computer?” I must have done it, although I could blame our grand dog Lola who was visiting us, and sat in my lap during some of the time I was using the computer. But I don’t think her paw ever made it to the keyboard. Besides that, she has more sense than to install malware on...

We Gotta Communicate—NOW

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We Gotta Communicate—NOW, if not sooner. I was in a doctor’s office yesterday surrounded by communication. Contrary to popular opinion I don’t go to a doctor every day. However, I am considering the possibility of inviting all of my doctors down to the medical school on the same day to examine me, with all the medical students observing. Whatever happened to the good old days in the...

The Hard Drive Has Failed

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I think my computer is having a temper tantrum. The diagnostics say the hard drive failed. Has anyone ever tried talking to a computer when it does this? Maybe that will work. Computer, is that any way to treat a friend? Me. Look at all we’ve been through together, and now after all the strenuous work you’ve done, you decide to take a break? Do you want to renegotiate your contract? You want...