Practical Tech with Tony – Gift Tech for the Holidays

Here are links to items and topics mentioned in the podcast: Google Chromecast Video converter – Diamond VC500 for Windows and Diamond VC500 for Apple computers. Logitech Harmony 650 Remote – This is the one I am most familiar with. Retails for $79.99 but you can usually find them on sale at Amazon or other retailers…

Where Have All the Pumpkin Stencils Gone?

The library has been providing free pumpkin carving stencils every year for the last couple of years around the Halloween season. Unfortunately due to the lack of interest in our free pumpkin stencils last year, the library will be postponing this specific service. We still have plenty of books available on pumpkin carving and plenty…

A Lynda.com Experience

I, recently, had the experience of taking a course in Lynda.com.  Lynda.com is an online subscription library we offer here at the Fountaindale Public Library that teaches the latest software tools and skills through high-quality instructional videos taught by recognized industry experts. To begin with, you have to create an account.  Once you have done…

Podcast: Practical Tech with Tony – Robocall Scams

Not only do you need to protect yourself online, you need to protect yourself with calls coming into your home. In this podcast, we discuss some of the most common robocall scams and what you can do to protect yourself and how to cut down on these annoying calls. Links and Information 800notes.com Microsoft Windows…

Save The Date — The Doctor Is Back!

It seems like an eternity since we last saw The Doctor and Clara but finally we have a date for their return. Saturday, September 19th on BBC America will see The Doctor back in action! Here are some things we know already For one, Michelle Gomez will be back as The Doctor’s enemy, Missy/The Master…