Just the Facts, Ma’am — Fact Check Added to Google Search and News

Facts are important. Most of us can agree on that. And it’s a fact of the world today that real facts can be hard to come by – or at least hard to identify and verify. Google has entered the ‘fact fray’ by adding fact check information to its search feature. From the Google Blog……

Google Voice News — Updates are Rolling Out as We Speak

Google Voice is a time-saving tech tool that is one of my VA’s favorites. That’s because it gives her easy access to her voicemail whether she’s using her phone, her laptop, her tablet, or her PC. And since I tend to use my phone a lot in my work with her, Google Voice is definitely a…

Black-flies, Mosquitoes, and Hackers – Oh My!

Black-flies and mosquitoes invade New Hampshire every spring, making it hard to enjoy the beauty of the blossoming fields and woodlands. Planting gardens, hiking — even stepping outside to get your newspaper — can quickly become a miserable experience if you’re not prepared. It’s a New Hampshire fact that going outside without protection during ‘bug…

Google Voice Commands for Finding Time

Google is everywhere, and Google voice recognition and voice commands offer powerful time-saving possibilities that I want to explore with you today. At its recent I/O 16, Google announced a number of new enhancements and developments, including 

Free Tools for Your Online Life on Cyber Monday

Free tools are frequently offered online – but which ones are really useful? How do you sort through them all and find the ones that will work for you? Well, it can be a fun, fascinating and also very time-consuming task. So that’s why I am drawn to curated lists of free tools as a…

Free Apps – Which do You Use to Find Time?

Free apps are often a great way to streamline your time and extend your reach on the web. And the good news is that there are plenty of them out there to choose from. Quite often your go-to productivity 

Google Trends for Real Time Search Data

Google is continually developing and tweaking tools that offer insights into people’s behavior on the web. If you’re a small business owner or an on-line entrepreneur, you are probably already familiar with some of the most widely-used Google tools, like Google Analytics, Google Webmasters Tools, and Google AdWords. But have you heard of Google Trends? It’s…