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Google’s My Maps and Custom POI Files

Google’s My Maps and Custom POI Files

I’ve written about Google’s My Maps in this blog before. As much as possible I am now using Google’s My Maps for planning, and recording, our travels. Something I like to see when working on a plan is the location of all our Thousands Trails membership parks.Below is a screenshot of what it looks like [Click for the rest …]

Geeks Can Fly!

Geeks Can Fly!

Like many geeks, I have a fascination with flight. I got my first “real” quad copterquadcopter for Christmas this past December. I have been interested in remote controlled (RC) aircraft for a long time. I have flown RC planes going back to the old line-controlled planes that only went in circles and made you dizzy. [Click for the rest …]

7 Tips for Living with Windows 8

7 Tips for Living with Windows 8

It’s different. We know. We hear so many people say, “I just don’t get along with Windows 8.” But, honestly, the different stuff is just an outer shell. With just a few tweaks, you’ll think you’re using Windows 7. Here’s the tips: Make sure you’ve updated to Windows 8.1. You’ll know you have if you [Click for the rest …]

Transferring Pictures from Smartphone to Computer

Transferring Pictures from Smartphone to Computer

Note: Pictures from Smartphone to Computer will be the beginner’s lesson topic for our Episode 34 “What Does This Button Do?” Internet show. You have a smartphone (or tablet) and you love taking pictures with it. You’ve racked up several hundred, maybe even thousands of snapshots and it may even be indicating that it is full! What [Click for the rest …]

Hello 1960s, can I have my phone back?

Hello 1960s, can I have my phone back?

Do you feel weird holding the flat glass surface of a smartphone next to your face? Do you feel even weirder with earbuds in your ears and looking like you’re talking to yourself?A big hit when we present our smartphone seminar is showing how you can use a smartphone, OR a tablet to make a [Click for the rest …]

Roadtrippers for Trip Planning

Roadtrippers for Trip Planning

by Chris Guld, GeeksOnTour.com Ever since the demise of Streets and Trips, we’ve been looking for a replacement to plan our annual travel route. I really like Roadtrippers, it is a free website – Roadtrippers.com – with companion Apps for both Android and Apple. I used to like the fact that S&T was on my [Click for the rest …]

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#35 What Does This Button Do?–Google Now, Your Personal Assistant
#34 What Does this Button Do? Photos from Phone to Computer
378. My Maps on Android
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