Carolyn Nicander Mohr

  • Bible App Offers Fun New Ways to Share Scripture

    Tech makes sharing messages very easy. Facebook, email, text messages, Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat and more help you communicate your thoughts with others more easily than ever before. For those who want to share scripture from the Bible, tech has made that easier too. Perhaps you want to lift someone’s spirits by sharing an inspirational verse.

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  • GATEway Driverless Vehicle Now Being Tested in London

    If you think driverless vehicles are the future of transportation, you may be correct. Using driverless vehicles for public transportation got a step closer to reality this month, with a self-driving pod that is being tested in the Greenwich area of London, England. This pod, called “Harry”, is moving people around Greenwich to test how driverless vehicles can interact with the public.

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  • Memoji – Turn Your Selfies Into Emojis

    If you’re a fan of emojis, you’ll enjoy Memoji, a new app that turns your selfies into emojis. If your friends are fans of emojis, you can turn their photos into emojis too. And even if your friends aren’t fans of emojis, you can still turn their photos into emojis. Perhaps then they will become emoji fans! Memoji is a free app for iPhone (the Android version is in the work ...

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  • Apple Announces New iPad, iPhone, App and More

    This week Apple announced new products, updates to products, new accessories and a new app. If you’re looking to buy an Apple product, your choices may have just changed. New iPad Apple introduced a new 9.7″ iPad that is not only less expensive than the previous iPad, it’s less expensive than the iPad Mini.

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  • Netflix Updates Make Finding and Watching Shows Better

    Netflix is bringing changes to make it easier for you to rate shows and find ones that are a good match for you. You also may be able to save time while binge-watching your favorite shows! Netflix User Rating Update No longer will you be able to rate what you watch on Netflix with stars *****. After the update, Netflix will only let users vote Thumbs Up or Thumbs Down on vide ...

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  • How to Use Your iPhone to Find Your Parked Car

    Q. I heard that I can use my iPhone to find my parked car. Can you tell me how that works? I don’t like to admit this, but sometimes I forget where I parked my car. If I’m shopping in a big mall, forgetting where my car is parked can be a big problem. My friends and family make fun of me because I just don’t pay attention to where I park my car.

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  • Facebook Update Battles Fake News

    Getting the truth is challenging enough without seeing fake news stories in your Facebook News Feed. If your friend posts a fake news story, it may be an innocent mistake. But if you share that story with others, you may be spreading information that just isn’t true. Facebook has started rolling out a program that shows an alert when the truth of a news story has been dispute ...

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  • Nowait: Never Wait Around for a Restaurant Table Again

    Tech is at its best when it solves an annoying problem. Waiting for a table at a popular restaurant isn’t the worst problem in the world…unless you have a fussy toddler, have other things to do, or are very hungry. Or your Significant Other refuses to go to your favorite restaurant because of the long wait for a table. Then waiting for a restaurant table can seem like a very annoying problem.

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  • Google Announces Two Big Updates to Android Phones

    If you’re an Android fan, you’ll be glad to know about two new updates to Android that Google just announced. If you’re not an Android fan, these updates may sway you to become one. The competition between Android and iPhone seems to be heating up and we the consumers are the winners. Both Google and Apple are trying to make the most of their operating systems for phones by o ...

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  • How to Use Your Phone as a Magnifying Glass

    Whether you’re squinting trying to read a menu in a dark restaurant, the warning label on your medication, or the fine print on a contract you probably shouldn’t be signing, a magnifying glass can come in very handy. One with a light would be even better. Good news! That phone in your pocket is filled with handy tools, including a magnifying glass.

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  • 8 Sites to Help You Find Free Ebooks

    Q. I just read your post on how you don’t need a Kindle to read an ebook. I’m interested in trying out ebooks to have some books handy to read when I’m stuck in line somewhere, waiting for an appointment or traveling. I’d like to download some free books to my tablet and phone and am very interested in learning where I can find free ebooks.

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