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Are you finally ready to create one place for all your cherished memories? Does this scenario sound familiar? You’ve got photos on your camera that upload to three different backup sites, more on a hard drive that you tried to use as a central repository three years ago, and still more in paper format in

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Are you doing more cooking at home now? Whether you’re an accomplished cook or a novice, these online options are available to help you — in the words of chef Emeril Lagasse — “kick it up a notch!” Serious Eats (seriouseats.com) – More than just a recipe repository, this free site includes videos and articles

How to Disagree Online

…and know when to bow out. These days, it doesn’t take much for an online argument to get going. Passions are high about many different issues, and a polite discussion can soon become a vicious battle. How do you voice your viewpoints in a productive way? Check out some suggestions in this Internet Connections article

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No swimming pool? No problem. The current social restrictions have made us use our creativity to re-imagine activities or invent new ones to keep everyone entertained and safe. Water Limbo – Use streaming water from the hose instead of a stick to see how low you can go. Water Balloon Piñatas – Attach ribbon or

Voice Calls Make a Comeback

For many people, text messages’ brief content was perfectly fine while running around town on busy days. But during the slower pace of today’s isolation, they crave the comfort of a familiar voice and the deeper connection of a leisurely conversation. Written communication has its place, of course. But we encourage you to take this

Video Call Tips

You may be participating in more video calls these days, whether in a virtual meeting for a community group or just hanging out with family and friends. If you’ve ever been disappointed by how you look on the screen, don’t worry. These tips can help you enhance your appearance. Choose your light source carefully. Natural

Photography Tips

Try these more creative approached to picture taking: Shoot moments, not poses. Be more discreet when you take photos, and try to capture people being themselves – talking, laughing, and so on. Don’t forget the preparation stage. The activities that happen before a gathering begins (i.e. food prep, decorating, etc.) can make for interesting photos.

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Now may seem like the perfect time to adopt a pet. You’re at home and have time to take care of them, train them, and give them the love they need. Unfortunately, scammers are well aware of heightened interest in adopting pets and the fact that many physical pet adoption outlets are closed during the

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Change the look, manage passwords, avoid tracking, and much more. Google’s Chrome browser offers basic features for finding what you need online. Type a search term into the omnibox (also known as search box) and get a list of Google search results. Or enter a URL and the browser takes you there. But did you