Posts about 'Time and Technology'

Be Heard by Your Representatives with Democracy.io — A Big Time-Saver!

Posted on July 27, 2015 by , under Time and Technology.

The Capitol

Find time to be heard!

Democracy works when people participate – and one of the biggest ways to participate is to be heard by your representatives in Washington.

But if you’ve tried to do that in the past, you know that it’s not always an easy proposition. Usually it involves many steps that  (more…)

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How to Use the Dropbox Badge to Find Time

Posted on July 20, 2015 by , under Time and Technology.

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Use the Dropbox Badge to #findtime!

Dropbox is a powerful venue for storing and sharing files easily on the web.

The Dropbox Badge is a nifty new tool – one that we hadn’t really explored here at The Time Finder … yet. But once we learned  (more…)

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Google Inbox, Gmail, and Your Time

Posted on July 13, 2015 by , under Time and Technology.

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Google Inbox or Gmail?

Google Inbox and Gmail offer two different venues for accessing and managing your e-mail.

So, how do you choose which one to use?

If you’re already a Gmail user, why would you switch?

We did some searching on-line and collected some information  (more…)

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Ghostery Add-On for Privacy and Security in No Time!

Posted on July 6, 2015 by , under Time and Technology.

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Ghostery puts the controls in your hands.

Ghostery is a privacy solution for individuals and businesses that empowers users to manage the trackers that follow them on-line.

The company was founded in 2009, and its browser add-on allows you to decide who can access your data.

So much of what we do on-line is tracked these days – and in some cases we may not mind that. (more…)

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Gmail Makes Undo Send Official – and We All Win!

Posted on June 29, 2015 by , under Time and Technology.

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Gmail makes Undo Send official!

Gmail has been experimenting with Undo Send for quite awhile now.

How many times have you hit the send button, only to notice a major typo as that e-mail takes off into cyber space?

Or how often have you re-thought a response … too late … and needed to clarify, backpedal (more…)

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Google Plus Twitter Extends Your Reach Big Time!

Posted on June 22, 2015 by , under Time and Technology.

Screen Print of Google Search

Search results now show relevant tweets!

Google and Twitter can be powerful friends to small business owners and on-line marketers, as any SEO expert will tell you.

Combining the two amplifies and extends what they each can do alone. That’s why I’ve been interested to follow the renewed partnership between Google and Twitter – one in which  (more…)

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Is Google+ a Fit for You and Your Time?

Posted on June 15, 2015 by , under Time and Technology.

Cat and Computer

How do you feel about Google+ today?

Here’s an admission.

Google+ and I have never really hit it off.

Here at The Time Finder we were originally intrigued with the idea of Google+ and it certainly didn’t hurt that it was part of the powerful array of apps, tools and  (more…)

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To-Do List Power! Todoist Integrates Tools for Finding Time

Posted on June 8, 2015 by , under Time and Technology.

Papar and Pen

To-Do Lists come in many shapes and sizes.

To-do lists are powerful time management tools. Unfortunately, many people avoid using to-do lists because when used unwisely they can easily become overwhelming, discouraging and guilt-provoking.

There are lots of on-line apps for creating and maintaining to-do lists. Or, if you prefer, there’s always the paper and pencil option. (more…)

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Chrome Extension to Organize Tabs and Save Time!

Posted on May 25, 2015 by , under Time and Technology.

Chrome Spaces Screen

Spaces will help you manage your tabs in Chrome!

Is Chrome your browser?  If it is, I think you’re going to like this new Chrome extension called Spaces.

And if you don’t use Chrome, read on  (more…)

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Identity Theft Resources-Take Charge and Find Time!

Posted on May 18, 2015 by , under Time and Technology.

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Identity Theft – What to do if your information is stolen!

Identity theft is a growing issue world-wide, as anyone in the US who has Anthem health insurance was reminded last winter when Anthem’s databases were hacked and millions upon millions of people were affected.

That event is still being sorted out and so far I’ve heard no reports of identity theft as a result of this breach.  (more…)

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Google Alarms, Reminders and More from Desktop to Android

Posted on April 27, 2015 by , under Time and Technology.

Alarm Clock

Use Google Search to set an alarm for yourself!

Google has recently added some features that allow you to send reminders and notes, set alarms, and send directions from your desktop PC to your android phone from the Google Search box.

More and more people are using their phones as their go-to devices for mobile efficiency.

You can keep up with news, e-mail, the latest scores, you name it. And you can do it all while you are out and about.  (more…)

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Google Update – Find Time to Be Mobile Friendly!

Posted on April 13, 2015 by , under Time and Technology.

Google Changes

Google Going (More) Mobile-are you ready?

Google is changing its algorithm as of April 21, and it’s important that you find time to make sure that your website won’t be negatively affected.

The change that Google is making is aimed at assuring that websites are optimized for mobile devices. Sandra Martini, of TheMartiniWay.com has  (more…)

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Time Reminder – Simple Tip to Increase Your Productivity

Posted on March 30, 2015 by , under Time and Technology.

Time Reminder - Simple Tip to Increase Your Productivity

A Time Reminder to Increase Your Productivity

Can a simple time reminder enhance your productivity?

The quick answer is yes and you can read the details in this tip I read about on The Next Web.

It’s a small adjustment you make on a Mac (slightly more complicated on a Windows PC), and according  (more…)

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MultCloud Enhancements Help You Find Time

Posted on March 23, 2015 by , under Time and Technology.

MultCloud

MultCloud lets YOU pull the strings!

MultCloud is a free cloud management tool that streamlines your interactions with the cloud, letting you manage multiple cloud drives from one, convenient dashboard.

We reviewed  (more…)

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Deadlines – Color Your Calendar to Find Time!

Posted on March 16, 2015 by , under Time and Technology.

deadlines and time

Use color to manage your deadlines.

Deadlines. We all have them, and managing them can be a challenge – especially if you’ve got very tight, or intersecting, or competing deadlines.

Too often, deadlines create anxiety, stress, and rebelliousness. A looming deadline sends many people into a tailspin – the kind of state that makes denial and procrastination look like attractive alternatives.

But it doesn’t need to be that way.  There are ways to manage deadlines that are practical and that reduce stress. (more…)

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