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Internet running slow? Here’s some tips

Does it seem your internet is running slow? Here are some tips to help speed things up: Check your Internet Speed. Download Speedtest program or you can download their app here.  This free program can scan to see what your speed of your Internet Service Provider. Once scanned, results will show your download and upload speeds in megabyte. If the number is low, consider contacting your ISP provider and see what your service includes. Reboot your Internet Router and Wi-Fi. Depending on your setup, some folks have a router that includes the Wi-Fi feature built in it. If you have …

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Free versions of software

Did you know there are many free versions of software out there that can replace costly programs? Just bear in mind that some don’t offer the same features, or in some cases are not as intuitive to learn as others. They are free, however, so download and try them out. I even use both paid versions and free versions depending on the features I like. GetTheFreeVersion.com provides some comparisons Other sites to consider (and bookmark): www.ninite.com– lots of downloads to choose from, many of which are ‘must-have’ software like antivirus and security, to video/photo editors, to other useful programs. WordPress …

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Need a last minute Valentine card?

You can find a number of free printable Valentine’s Day cards on the Internet, but I made a design that includes a matching envelope. Here are some ideas to celebrate Valentine’s Day with the one you love; Take a walk in a park. Even in cold weather, you can enjoy the scenery and the presence of your loved one. Dinner- Make a special dinner or go out to a restaurant. You can also start a tradition of making a favorite meal for this holiday. Share a bottle of wine or sparkling cider. Make love coupons to be used in the …

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Happy Holidays from LearnThePC

Wishing all my readers and visitors to my site/blog a very Happy Holiday, Merry Christmas, Happy Hanukkah, Merry Yule, and the very best for everyone to have a safe holiday season. Listen to some Christmas music via YouTube: [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZczM9rEeCIc] Some fun links: Enjoy Christmas Color Pages for Adults. Christmas recipes from Allrecipes.com Enjoy a Virtual Snow globe. Click and shake. WordPress Tags: xmas, christmas, yule, learnthepc.technology

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Need a new reality? Try Augmented Reality

One of the best entertainment you can get with your tablet or smart phone is the wonder that is augmented reality. This provides fun, education, and wonder to our otherwise boring reality life. What is augmented reality? Augmented reality is supplemental reality, or things added to reality via smart phone or computer, to add enhance perception. Unlike virtual reality, which changes the entire perception, augmented adds to the reality to that we already perceive. Things are added, not replaced. Technology needed: You will need technology to ‘see’ the augmented reality, and this includes Virtual Reality headsets, or smart phones, or …

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