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How To Setup A New Chromebook

How To Setup A New Chromebook and Adjust Settings! – By Nessie Ruiz  VIDEO

This tutorial will walk you through setting up your new Chromebook for the first time. We will go through all of the set up options including picking your wifi network, signing in to your Chromebook with your gmail address, picking your Chrome sync settings, and setting up the other options.

Useful Google Maps Tips for Every Traveler

Useful Google Maps Tips for Every Traveler – By Wandering Helene

Google Maps is probably my most used travel app. I have been sharing my tips and tricks for using it for travel for years. Since these are questions I get over and over it is definitely time to share this article. If you have any questions or additional tips to share please leave them in the comments.

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Mint is getting new features

Mint is getting new features for tracking subscriptions and managing transactions – By Ian Carlos Campbell

Mint, the free personal finance app from Intuit, is receiving an update today, adding more automated features like subscription tracking and new “insights” to keep you informed where your money is spent, Fast Company reports. Mint’s new features may bring it more in line with the competition from banks and companies like Google that have been nipping at its heels with built-in budget tracking features and other services over the years.

– Auto-Redial Apps Call Busy Phone Lines Over & Over Again

Auto-Redial Apps Call Busy Phone Lines Over & Over Again

I used the “Auto Dialer Expert ” app on my Android phone to get through to the county Covid reservation line. The articles below describe it and several other auto dialer apps.   Glenn

Busy phone lines are nothing new. Just ask any radio station that holds a viral call-in contest. These days, however, the most active lines around aren’t so fun — your state’s unemployment office is receiving record-shattering numbers of calls, making it extremely challenging for you to get through. However, there are apps out there that can help you break through the noise.

You need to continually check the Lee County site for available dates.

The Florida Department of Health in Lee County (DOH-Lee) is offering COVID-19 vaccine to high-risk frontline health care workers and those 65 and older.

Nearby County Covid-19 Vaccine Registration WEB Sites

Publix supermarket chain began offering vaccinations in Collier County and other locations.

Covid-19 Vaccine Availability In Florida

During the first phase of vaccine administration, vaccinations will go to the following populations:

  • Long-term care facility residents and staff;
  • Persons 65 years of age and older; and
  • Health care personnel with direct patient contact.

Can non-residents get the vaccine in Florida?
Jason Mahon, the spokesman for the Florida Department of Health, said “All Florida residents and non-residents who meet the current eligibility requirements can be vaccinated in Florida.”

Your Password Manager Can Do More Than Just Store Passwords

Your Password Manager Can Do More Than Just Store Passwords – By Suzanne Humphries
It’s common sense that everyone should be using a good password manager (we hope, at least). It’s also worth noting that password managers have tons of other amazing features that you might not be using. These features are both convenient and security-centric, and they can help you stay safe online and get the most out of your password manager.

New Router? Simplify Network Setup

New Router? Simplify Network Setup by Reusing Your SSID and Password – By Josh Hendrickson
Did you get a shiny new Wi-Fi router to help with all your stay-at-home internet activities? You’re likely not alone, thanks to the rise in video conferencing, streaming, and other internet-related activities across the home. But the worst part is updating all your devices with the new Wi-Fi name and password. That is unless you do the smart thing and reuse your SSID and Password.

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