Have you ever placed a Skype call? If not, here are the ins and outs of using Skype to make Internet phone calls from your computer, rather than from a traditional phone. Everything you need to know about Skype Internet phone services and othe rfree alternatives. Plus, a few other great ways to use Skype daily!
Electronics & Gadgets
This is where you'll find recent articles from our Gadgets, Tech, and Photography sites at The Fun Times Guide. Real people are sharing their favorite tips & tricks for all things tech -- from everyday gadgets like cameras and cell phones (both Apple iOS and Google Android) to fancy electronics like business equipment and printers. Plus, helpful advice for anyone who is using the Internet, email, social media, smartphones, laptops, tablets, or cameras for the first time!
Wondering what to do with old computers? Don’t throw them out! An old computer or old laptop can be repurposed. I’ve found lots of clever ways to make good use of an old, beat up, used computer — better than selling it, and will save you money as well!
What is this Internet of Things, you ask? Basically it’s a fancy way of describing anything with an on/off switch that can also interact with the Internet. IoT devices can talk to each other, often without you even realizing it. Security is one of many IoT challenges – here’s how to stay safe.
Ergonomics & computer use from bed go hand in hand these days. There are many ergonomic workstation ideas for your bedroom. Here’s what I’ve learned about working from bed — particularly, working on the computer from bed. If you’re doing it, you’re not alone. See which famous writers also worked from bed!
‘What are the best times to post on social media?’ is the #1 question small business owners ask about their online marketing. Knowing the platform, target audience, and expected results help determine the post time that is best for each social media platform. I have some great information for you about social media scheduling and hope it helps you!
Even in a text-savvy and tech-savvy world, the need for a phone conference is still very important for many businesses. Choosing the best free conference call platform is important too. Here are my top 5 picks.
There are lots of creative and useful gifts you could get the photographer on your list — even if they only take pictures casually or with their phone. Here are the best and most practical photo gifts, in my opinion.
Eye tracking technology is not a new concept — but it’s still relatively new to our smartphones. I was very curious about eye tracking and figure you might have some questions too so here’s what I found out.
I’ve always wondered whether you should leave your printer ON 24/7, or keep it OFF the majority of the time and only turn it on during the times that you actually need it. Looks like I’ve finally found the answer and now you need to know why to keep it turned on.
I’m completely clueless when it comes to downloading free ringtones. I mean I know HOW to do it — you just upload a file to your cell phone. But I never really knew how to find decent sites that could be trusted for downloading a new ringtone to my phone. I finally found some ringtone sites that can, indeed, be trusted. And yes, they’re FREE.