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About vsajewel

Hi...I'm the author of 2 main blogs on WordPress...vsatips...where I write tech tips for mobile devices...primarily ios...2nd is vsatrends...where I write less about tech things and more about everything else. I also host a YouTube channel which I use to better illustrate some of the 'how to's' in my posts. I love everything about technology. Currently, my main interests/platforms are ios, Windows and Amazon Echo. Recently I decided we were spending way too much money with our local cable provider. So I decided to cut the cord. There is a definite learning curve, especially the antennae part, but we successfully did that and are now saving a boatload of money, so I write some about that. I also am extremely conscientious about security because of an event my family endured , so I write a lot about that too. Two sub-categories of security I tend to focus on are the password manager Dashlane and Hardware Firewalls. Last, I take a lot of notes and have been a beta tester for Evernote for many years. I love Evernote! In recent years Apple has beefed up Apple Notes a lot...so it’s become a fairly serious note contender...as long as its OK if you lose or mess up all your Apple note data. I write about those 2 note platforms primarily.

Beginner’s Guide | Find the Best Headphones Using Headfonica Headphone Selector

Finding the right set of headphones can be a daunting task. This post aims to make that job much easier for you. Continue reading

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How to Add Nondestructive Borders to Images on ios Using Pixelmatorl

What’s a Nondestructive Border? Most photo apps that have tools for creating borders or frames end up removing a portion of the image in order for their frame to occupy that space. But that’s not necessary, and I don’t usually … Continue reading

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How to Create a New Folder in the New Pages

Pages 4.1 is great except for 1 new feature. Adding a new folder can be outright infuriating when it used to be so simple! Thankfully I both figured it out as well as found out where Apple writes about this in their support documentation. Continue reading

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3 Free Collections of Master-Class Notification Tones & Ring Tones

I always pass on free stuff…but it’s Labor Day so I was feeling less anti-free than normal. I took a chance on clicking on these free notification tones and was pleasantly surprised to find they are that rare example of something that’s even better than it first appears. Continue reading

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