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Company Business Trip

I work in the IT department for a great company. I like working for them even on the rough days. Rough days can be brutal. However, this is not a post about the rough days. I was able to attend a Face to Face meeting at Omni Amelia Island Resort in sunny Florida. Fantastic! I […]

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Apple HomePod mini

At the start of the pandemic I was fortunate enough to keep my job and work from home full time. I have an Apple HomePod in my office for background music. I programmed different genre of music for each day of the week and several days I change the music from Apple albums and play […]

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Goodbye MacBook Pro Mid 2017

Wednesday, December 1, 2021, started off like any more work day. I walked into the office and connected my MacBook Pro to my Dell port replicator as I’ve done for several years. I grabbed a coffee pod and headed towards the kitchen for a cup of coffee in my second favorite mug. I went back […]

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Keyboard for Home Office

About a week ago I purchased a Satechi Slim X1 Bluetooth Backlit Keyboard for my home office. You can connect unto three Bluetooth devices to the X1 keyboard. Press and hold the fn key with one of the Bluetooth keys to program. I set the Bluetooth connections to match my Logitech MX Anywhere 2 mouse. […]

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How to Enable Num Lock

I have an Apple Magic Keyboard with Numeric Keypad and needed to use this keyboard with my Windows 10 work computer. The keyboard works well with Windows 10 except for the numeric keypad. Pressing the keys will display anything on the screen. What to do? Just press the Clear key and start using the numeric […]

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January 2020 Challenges

I’ve earned the January Challenges for Apple Watch. I’ve messed up my Achilles tendon several time over the last several months and all I’ve been doing was sitting around, watching TV, making poor food choices and late night snacking. The new clothes I purchased after the weight loss in 2018 and 2019 no longer fit. […]

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Siri Suggestions to Watch TV

On December 28, 2019, I purchased an iPhone 11 in black with 64GB storage. My old iPhone 6S battery would not last a day on a charge, and I’ve had the battery replaced twice. Since the purchase, I’ve used Screen Mirroring to AirPlay to the Samsung Series 7 TV at work during lunch to watch […]

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Apple Watch Exercise

Being Lazy, Gained Weight, and not Happy About It

All the new clothes I purchased are a little snug, and I’m not happy about it.

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An 80s Theme Playlist

  Flying Delorean, parachute pants, and neon everything!  Today I created an 80s playlist with album art. https://embed.music.apple.com/us/playlist/80s-vice/pl.u-qxylK7YTGbDvPN

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Replaced my iPhone Battery

Two weeks ago (November 16, 2018) I scheduled an appointment to replace my iPhone 6S battery at the Apple Store.  I wanted to get this done while the price was still $29.99.  A quick diagnostic and it was determined that I needed a new battery. I left my phone with the technician and was asked […]