This Week

CONFIDE

When you need to send a confidential message, that really is eyes only for the recipient – check out Confide.

https://getconfide.com/

ROCKET-LAWYER

With so many lawyers charging exorbitant fees – here’s a way to keep costs down. Rocket-Lawyer – where you can get forms for all sorts of things you can do yourself!

https://www.rocketlawyer.com/

KEEP YOUR BOOKMARKS IN THE CLOUD!

If you have so many bookmarks they’re slowing down your browser – try putting them in the Cloud!

https://raindrop.io/

DIY TIP GENIUS

When you need to do some tasks around the house, but you don’t want to hire a contractor or a handyman – do it yourself!!!

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http://www.familyhandyman.com/diy-tip-genius

GENIUS FLIGHT

Getting away on a budget — when you’ve a certain amount to spend – how do you know what you can afford? With Genius Flight!

http://www.geniusflight.com

Recent Programming

SPYMESAT

Ever wondered what the satellites see? They see you! And you can use the power of their sight to see other people and other places.

http://www.spymetsat.com

HELLO VINO

An app that helps remove the elitist from the wine list! For those of us who just want to know what to serve with different menus – without the hoopla   and the stress – Hello Vino may provide the answers.

http://www.hellovino.com/

HOMEWRECKR

Never judge an app by its name – this one doesn’t break up families – it helps you find the right place to live.

http://www.homewreckr.co

SANDISK – HOW SMALL CAN THEY GO?

Little thumb drives, or jump drives are getting smaller all the time – but they attract lots of attention – and work very well!

http://www.sandisk.com

SAUCEDROP

The best, the hottest, the spiciest hot sauces from round the world to you at your table!
Great idea – must try it

http://saucedrop.com/

ICE

ICE-d my phone as soon as I heard about this great idea. Simply put ICE which stands for In Case of Emergency in the name section of the person you want alerted in an emergency, and the emergency services will know immediately who to contact. Simple, easy and oh, so sensible.

HURRICANE NEWS

Hurricane season is back again – and here’s the definitive government site to explore everything about them.

http://www.nhc.noaa.gov/

THE HOUSE OF CARDS

Not the TV series – this is a site where you can learn anything and everything about card games.

http://www.thehouseofcards.com

STRESS

Nothing is as unhealthy as stress – (except maybe cigarettes!) Here’s a place to help you learn how to cope.

http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/stress.html

AIR BNB MOBILE

Now you can find a place to stay on the fly, as you go – just about anywhere.

https://www.airbnb.com/mobile

ROOST

Definitely worth a look – the Roost stand for your laptop. Alleviates eye strain, back pain, and lots of other strains and pains that come with using a laptop all day.

http://www.therooststand.com/

AWARENESS

A small simple free app that lets you know just how long you’ve been working at your computer and reminds you to take a break …

http://www.Iamfutureproof.com

LINE 2

Line 2 – the app that gives you a second phone line, on your phone, tablet, or even your computer!

https://www.line2.com

NEOCITIES

It used to be Geocities and you built a website with it! Now here’s Neocities – and guess what, you build a website with it!

http://www.neocities.org

HOURLY NEWS

All the news you want to hear, when and in the order you want to hear it. Be your own news director with this clever app!

https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/hourly-news/id493859859?mt=8

RIGHT SIGNATURE

A simple way to solve that annoying problem – how to create a signed document with your signature – online.

https://rightsignature.com/

MERLIN

Identify that bird – with Merlin. A great app from the Cornell University Lab of Ornithology. Easy to use and fascinating to browse … and FREE!!!   For iOS and Android.

http://merlin.allaboutbirds.org/

MICRO SNITCH

Ever had the feeling someone was spying on you? With all the technology gadgets you carry – it’s easier than ever for people to follow you on your computer, or listen in on your conversations. With Micro Snitch you can check it out.

https://obdev.at/products/microsnitch/download.html