Finding Out About – Find My iPad

Have You Considered Using Find My iPad?

 

If you are anything like me, you absentmindedly set your keys/glasses/phone down somewhere, and then later, when of course you are running late, you can not find the said object, even if your life depended on it.

 

Sadly, for me this is a regular occurrence. So when I heard about MobileMe’s  Find My iPad App, I couldn’t help but smile. This app was definitely made for people like me and has the potential to be an excellent Mobile Device Management tool.

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Costs of the Cloud on your Mobile Phone.

Understanding the Potential Costs of using the Cloud with your Mobile Device!

 

 

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How to set up a VPN for Your iPhone!

Would You Like to Set-Up a VPN Connection for Your iPhone, iPad, or iPod Touch?

Connecting to the Internet on an iOS device (devices designed and marketed by Apple Inc) is fairly simple.

Just use any application that uses the internet, and you’re riding the gravy train.

 

However, if you happen to use a Virtual Private Network ( VPN), then life may not be so good for you and your mobile device.

You may have to configure your devices, so that they can work on these types of networks. [Read more…]

Help! My iPhone is Frozen: How to Reset Your iPhone.

How to Reset Your iPhone

Perhaps this has happened to you:

 

Mid App/song/call/ whatever, and your iPhone freezes. No warning. Just the same unresponsive screen.

 

What do you do?

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Making the right change…Choosing a cell plan!

Choosing the Right Cell Phone Plan!

I recently had some changes to my wireless usage, and decided it was time to find a new plan.

 

But figuring out what voice plan is right called for some serious consideration.

 

I did not want a significant increase in my monthly charges, but knew my usage was about to increase, and most of the new usage would be long distance. What to do…. [Read more…]

How to Un-Install Apps from Your iPhone

How Do You Remove iPhone Apps You No Longer Want?

There are an abundance of Apps available for your iPhone – many are even FREE!  It also seems that more and more Apps are being created and released almost daily! (A bit exaggerated maybe).

 

So what happens when there is an over abundance of Apps on your iPhone? 

 

How do you get rid of the apps that you no longer want?

 

It’s actually quite simple.  [Read more…]

Things your cell phone can do — DEBUNKED!

Can Your Cell Phone Do This?

 
Many of you have likely seen the below email that has been circulating – and you were likely curious about it just as I was!

 

So in attempts to demystify these elusive emails – I have personally tried them (with the help of a co-worker in the office) and based on our efforts – they DO NOT work!

RESULTS: See notes in RED beside each!

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Why You Should Read Your Cell Phone Bill

“From the Fence with JP”

Most people have a cell phone of some sort, (Blackberry, Smart Phone, iPhone, ordinary Mobile Phone) some people have more than one (debatable if they are considered lucky or unlucky). 

 

Mobiles have become the norm, an essential part of our daily lives. They are so common that many people not only take them for granted but also, may not bother to ensure they are getting value for their dollar.

 

How many people receive a gas bill or a hydro bill, look at the total with disgust but then simply pay it and resign them selves to the fact that it is a necessary evil? Mobile phone bills seem to be falling into that same category for many people, which is a shame because there is a good chance they are paying more than they should.

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Getting the Most Out of Your Blackberry Battery

Is Your Blackberry Battery Dead Again?

Has this happened to you before?

 

You are on a call on the way home from work (and of course you are wearing your headset) , when you suddenly realize that you haven’t heard anything from the other party for a while (not a word or sigh).

 

Did you drop the call – were you driving through a Dead Zone  – did they hang up on you? Nope, Nope and Nope! You look at your Blackberry and realize with horror that your device is dead. UGH! [Read more…]

How to Wipe Out a BlackBerry

Do you Need to Wipe the Data from your Blackberry?

Here is a Tip of the Week that is short and sweet!

 

So you have a Blackberry that is in excellent working condition; the previous user is no longer with the company and now you are passing this blackberry along to another user. (The unit is still under contract, and you don’t want to be penalized with a huge fee to cancel). 

 

You figure it’s probably a good idea to wipe all the data from the device before passing it along to the new user – making it fresh for a new start.

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