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iPhone Call Merging – How to do it!

Lauren Rothlisberger of posted this on her blog on October 17th . I know it’s not about iPads, but lots of us also have iPhones. This is a really valuable tip! I never knew about this even though the buttons have been there all along…


Social Media presentation for Tryon Civitans, New Bern, NC

Today, 27 August 2013, I had the  honor and pleasure of speaking with the Tryon Civitan Club about social media – where we are and how to make it work.  Below are links to some sites I referred to  and a copy of my notes.

Wolfram Alpha ( : 

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This is the page with the Facebook analysis:

Infographic about Coffee from

Here are a couple of references to the Campfire story:

A Beginner’s Guide to Facebook Page Insights:

This Brain Part Decides What Goes Viral on Social Media  from

This is a downloadable .PDF with my outline for the presentation today.    Social Media for Tryon Civitan 8-27-13

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Losing an iPad: Simple Things to Protect Identity and Theft on Your Mobile Devices

For those of us who travel – even around town – with our iPads in hand, there are always concerns about the security of our information. Here is an excellent article about steps you can take to protect your information and identity.

Losing an iPad: Simple Things to Protect Identity and Theft on Your Mobile Devices.

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Updated slides for Sessions I through IV, Fall 2012

Below you’ll find a link to the Slides for the October 5,12, and 19 classes. These will remind you of the things we discussed. These are updated from previous courses.

Download I have a new iPad! CCC I Oct 2012

Download I have a new iPad! CCC Part II Oct 2012

I have a new iPad! CCC Part III 11-12

I have a new iPad! CCC Part IV 11-2012

You will need Adobe Reader to view these presentations. If you need to download it, go to Adobe Reader.