How to Control your MacBook Using an iPad for Free?

Years ago, a computer at home was considered to be the height of luxury. They came in huge boxes and featured black and white images. Then came small computers after which laptops made prospect. Today, it’s the generation of smartphones and tablets. We now live in a season where these devices are not only easily accessible, but can also be connected with one another. Apple’s products are no exception in this regard.Though there are many paid apps to sync your iPad with your MacBook, you do have a couple of free options too....more

Simple Pleasures Mother’s Day Giveaway 4 Winners

Simple Pleasures Mother’s Day GiveawayMother’s Day Is Nearing! There’s some wonderful prizes here!I’m very happy to be bringing you this giveaway! There will be 4 winners of some awesome prizes!  Good luck! ...more

Touchscreen Devices: Disgusting Germ Gathering Magnets

Cleaning Touchscreen DevicesIf you knew what was lurking on your cellphone screen right now, you would not want to pick it up wearing gloves let alone hold it against your face or touch the screen!  Think of how often we share photos with friends and they touch your screen, you take it to the gym, set it down in places ger...more

Easy Blog Commenting from Your Mobile Device

Did you make "comment more" one of your resolutions for 2014? Are you reading most blogs on a mobile device such as your phone or tablet? Then you need Schmutzie's extremely helpful tutorial to create shortcuts on your phone so it auto-fills information such as your name, blog title, and blog URL. ...more
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AskSender

We pay top dollars for used gadgets such as iPhones, iPads, iPods, Smartphones, Tablets, Laptops and more. AskSender.com is an online trade-in specialist that makes the process simple for you to sell your old items. Trade-in your item today for cash.http://asksender.com...more

How to Limit Your Kids’ Tablet Screen Time

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Autism and iPad in the Exam Room

Several of my patients have Autism. They vary exactly where they are on the spectrum. Most of them have some form of anxiety at office visits; for some, it is severe. Of course, many children Have anxiety around doctors. in fact, surgeons have noticed that the iPad has become a great anxiety reducer....more

Ipads for Toddlers

I have one friend on facebook with a daughter who is under the age of two. She is constantly posting pictures of her daughter playing with her Ipad and writing comments like "I told her she needed a break from her Ipad and now she is screaming. So cute how much she loves that thing." She even bought an expensive thick case to protect the thing for when her daughter throws it across the room. Is anyone as bothered by this as I am?...more

Lauren’s Favorite Apps

Lauren has had an iPad since Thanksgiving. Since then, we have downloaded several apps, mostly free, for her to try. I wanted most of them to be semi-educational, since she loves to be on her iPad. We also use it as a motivator to get her to do things like pick up her toys, dress herself and go potty. Sometimes it works, sometimes it doesn’t.Her favorite apps at the moment are Endless Alphabet, PBS Parents Play & Learn, Netflix, & most of the Toca Boca apps, specifically the Toca Kitchen & Toca House apps. Click on each photo to go to iTunes....more

Are Today's Toddlers the Generation iToddler?

Some question the use of apps in children's daily routine finding it too close to its ancient sibling-the video game, I however embrace it. People say it strays away from parent & child interaction.  This theory, in my opinion, is based on fear-fear of change, fear of a fast-growing technological generation that does anything and everything with a click of a button or more appropriately-a tap of a finger....more
Here's a list of my toddler's favorite learning apps! ...more