Monday, April 21, 2014

A Solution for Crowded Key Rings

If you have a key ring that is full of those little affinity / rewards  membership cardlets used by many retailers now, and that bothers you, you might want to check out an App called "KeyRing".  This app allows you to create a catalog of all of those membership bar codes and numbers, and then you can use your smart phone at the check out counter and you always have those numbers and bar codes with you.  

Here is the link to their webpage:

I found that the Big Lots bar code would not work, so the app defaults to the numbers only.

PPCUG Meeting April 21

At the PPCUG meeting tonight, there were no Tablet/Smart Phone questions.  If they do come up in future meetings, I will try to post the question and answers here on this blog.  I did ask those who attended (23 people) if any of them would like to contribute iOS posts to this blog, but so far, no takers.

Monday, April 14, 2014

100 Best Android Apps of 2014

The folks at PC magazine have published their list of the top 100 Android apps for 2014.  On the page (link below) there is a list of categories that you can click to go to that section of the article.   Click here for the article    

Categories are:

  • Communication and Social
  • Security
  • Health and Fitness
  • Cooking and Food
  • Travel
  • Shopping
  • Reading and News
  • Utilities
  • Browsers
  • Productivity and Finance
  • Organization
  • Entertainment
  • Creativity

Introduction:  This blog will be used by the Plateau PC Users Group to provide tips and tricks for Android and iOS computing devices, including reviews of apps and hardware announcements.