Thursday, January 31, 2013

Links for January 31, 2013 - Wifi Phones

Here are links to items mentioned in this week's Family Tech column.

Talkatone for iPhone

Android Apps:

Update 02-05-2013 : the column is now online.

Tuesday, January 29, 2013

Family Tech: Subscription Software

Don't want to shell out huge bucks at one time for software?  Now Microsoft and Adobe will sell you a monthly subscription.  This week's Family Tech is online.

Be sure to see the link post for some more information.

Thursday, January 24, 2013

Links for January 24, 2013 Family Tech

Here are some links to topics mentioned in Family Tech for January 24,2013 :

Adobe Creative Cloud

I have no links yet from Microsoft for Office 2013 since it has not yet been release.
Release is expected in the next few weeks.

Update : 1/29/2013  Microsoft released Office 2013 today!

Link to this column is here.

Saturday, January 19, 2013

Family Tech: What's New at CES?

Family Tech:  New TVs, new tablets and more fun new things shown at the Consumer Electronics Show this year.

Saturday, January 12, 2013

Family Tech: Tech Changes our Lives

The first Family Tech column to appear in the brand new Prince William Today newspaper, is now available online at

In it, we look at how technology continues to change our lives, and what the column hopes to bring readers of the new paper.

Friday, January 11, 2013

Advanced Google Search Class

In 2012, I wrote about an online Google Search class.  Now they are offering an Advanced Search Class.

Registration closes February 8, so hurry.

Prince William Today available today

The initial edition of Prince William Today is being delivered to subscribers, and hitting some local 711s today.

Family Tech is not yet online at, but I'll post when it is.

You can subscribe to home delivery at

Wednesday, January 9, 2013

Family Tech from 2009-2012 no longer online

With the closing of the News & Messenger on December 30, 2012, the Family Tech columns from September 2009 through December 2012 are no longer online.

I am asking the owner of the News & Messenger to grant me the copyright to those columns so that I can reproduce them here.

I'll update here if I am successful.

Links for January 10, 2013 column

Tomorrow sees the first Family Tech for 2013, and the first in the new paper, Prince William Today.  I'll post a link to the column when it appears on

Every week if there are links mentioned in the column, I'll put them in a post on this website.

As it turns out, there were no relevant links for this week's column.

Update 1/12/2013 :    The column is now online.