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#120: 7/16/17 Lesson: Beginner’s Questions
Tip: Mrs. Geek’s Guide to Google Photos update
App: iExit
#120 w/Notes and Links
#119: 7/2/17 Lesson: Photo Albums with Google Photos
Tip: Photo Books
App: Eclipse 2017
#119 w/Notes and Links
#117: 6/25/17 Lesson: Google Maps and Google Translate in Europe
Tip: Time Format
App: Rail Planner
#118 w/Notes and Links
#117: 5/14/17 Lesson: All about Chromebooks w/Guest Ron Brown #117 w/Notes and Links
#116: 4/30/17 Lesson: Google Photos – Favorite Things
Tip: Clean the Lens!
App: Field Trip
#116 w/Notes and Links
#115: 4/23/17 Lesson: Smartphone Cameras vs DSLR – big cameras
Tip: Phone Location
App: Google Earth
#115 w/Notes and Links
#114: 4/2/17 Lesson: Forgot your Password? How to Recover your Account
Tip: View websites on phone
App: NPR One
#114 w/Notes and Links
#113: 4/2/17 Lesson: Google Maps Tips
Tip: Deleting Multiple PhotosApp: Wind Maps
#113 w/Notes and Links
#112: 3/5/17 How to Learn with Geeks on Tour: A roadmap to our website #112 w/Notes and Links
#111: 2/26/17 Add Photos to My Maps
Tip: Use Google Photos, not the native app
App: Windfinder
#111 w/Notes and Links
#110: 2/12/17 Smartphone Photography Essentials
Tip: Finding Apps on your Phone
App: Valentines Cards
#110 w/Notes and Links
#109: 2/5/17 Apple vs Android with Mike Wendland
Tip: Protect Facebook Friends
App: Smart Receipts
#109 w/Notes and Links
#108: 1/29/17 Chromecast
Tip: Find Lost Phone
App: Google Trusted Contacts
#108 w/Notes and Links
#107: 1/22/17 Grab Bag of Tips
Tip: Past Episode Highlights
App: Google Home
#107 w/Notes and Links
#106: 1/15/17 Internet Connections as you Travel
Tip: View Photos Year at a glance
App: Signal Check, Open Signal
#106 w/Notes and Links
#105: 1/8/17 Tips for Teaching with Abby Stokes
Tip: Deleting Apps
App: RVDumpSites
#105 w/Notes and Links
#104: 12/18/16 Book Launch!

Mrs. Geek's Guide to Google Photos

Learn to manage your lifetime of memories, effortless and free. Let Mrs. Geek be your guide.

#104 w/Notes and Links  Episode 104 Show Notes for free 
#103: 12/04/16 Scanning QR Codes
Tip: Snapseed editing to remove unwanted photo areas
App: RVillage
#103 w/Notes and Links  Buy Episode 103 Show Notes for $.99
#102: 11/27/16 Use Smartphone to Learn
Tip: Camera Manual Focus
App: Focus / AppBlock
#102 w/Notes and Links  Buy Episode 102 Show Notes for $.99
#101: 11/20/16 Set up New Phone
Tip: Google Photos Deep Blue
App: Dashcams
#101 w/Notes and Links  Buy Episode 101 Show Notes for $.99
#100: 11/13/16 Microsoft OneDrive – mobile
Tip: Force Quit Apps
App: Wink Home Automation
#100 w/Notes and Links  Buy Episode 100 Show Notes for $.99
#99: 11/6/16 *r Touchscreen Essentials
Tip: iPhone 7 Plus
App: CCleaner
#99 w/Notes and Links  Buy Episode 99 Show Notes for $.99
#98: 10/23/16 Google Photos and Snapseed for Editing (guests: Russ, Greg)
Tip: Quick Camera
App: Pushbullet
#98 w/Notes and Links Buy Episode 98 Show Notes $.99
#97: 10/16/16 Living the RV Dream Rally
Tip: Set a Timer
App: Printicular
#97 w/Notes and Links  TheButtonShow #97
#96: 10/9/16 *r Keep your Battery Charged
Tip: Remove Pre-Installed Apps
App: Army Knife
#96 w/Notes and Links  TheButtonShow #96
#95: 10/4/16 Get Help on Google Products
Tip: Hashtags
App: Google Voice
#95 w/Notes and Links  TheButtonShow #95
#94: 9/18/16 Anti-Virus Apps
Tip: Camera Roll Game
App: Gas Buddy
#94 w/Notes and Links  TheButtonShow #94
#93: 9/4/16 *r Voice Dictation
Tip: Text on Photos
App: Hurricane Tracker
#93 w/Notes and Links  TheButtonShow #93
#92: 8/28/16 Google Calendar
Tip: Factory Reset
Drone Video LBI
#92 w/Notes and Links  TheButtonShow #92
#91: 8/21/16 *r Facebook Tips
Tip: Editing w/Google Photos
App: Duo
#91 w/Notes and Links  Youtube #91
#90: 8/7/16 How do I Sync my Contacts?
Tip: Slow Motion Video
App: Llama
#90 w/Notes and Links  Youtube #90
#89: 7/31/16  Is it Time for New Smartphone?
Tip: Reset Cellular Connection
App: Trucker Path
#89 w/Notes and Links  Youtube #89
#88: 7/17/16 Geeks on Hudson #88 Geeks on Hudson
#87: 7/10/16 *r Navigate with Google Maps
Tip: Multi Tasking
App: Torque
#87 w/Notes and Links Youtube #87
#86: 6/26/16 *r Free Up Space on your Phone
Tip: Straighten Photo
App: PayByPhone
#86 w/Notes and Links Youtube #86
#85: 6/19/16 Father’s Day Grab Bag of Tips
ICE, Search Photos, Search Phone, Scan Business Card …
App: Virtual Reality Walk Thru Dementia
#85 w/Notes and Links Youtube #85
#84: 6/12/16 App Store and Play Store
Tip: Calculations with Siri and Google Now
App: Glympse
#84 w/Notes and Links Youtube #84
#83: 6/5/16 *rr Google Photos FAQ
Tip: Camera Flash off
App: Twilight
#83 w/Notes and Links Youtube #83
#82: 5/22/16 YouTube on Mobile Devices
Tip: QR Code for Video
App: ShopSavvy
#82 w/Notes and Links Youtube #82
#81: 5/15/16 *r Location Services
Tip: Screenshots
App: Dark Sky
#81 w/Notes and Links Youtube #81
#80: 5/8/16 Wireless Flash Drive to Extend Phone/Tablet Storage
Tip: Mother’s Day Collage and Twitter
App: TV Antenna Pointing
#80 w/Notes and Links Youtube #80
#79: 5/1/16 *rr Backup your Phone
Tip: Hold the Phone/Camera
App: Animated Knots
#79 w/Notes and Links Youtube #79
#78: 4/24/16 Social Media w/Abby Stokes
Tip: Collage w/Google Photos
App: Sit or Squat
#78 w/Notes and Links Youtube #78
#77: 4/10/16 Google Photos: What’s New?
Tip: Print to Cloud Printer
App: My Data Manager
#77 w/Notes and Links Youtube #77
#76: 4/3/16 Printing from Smartphone
Tip: Facebook Dislike?
App: Snapfish
#76 w/Notes and Links Youtube #76
#75: 3/27/16 Right-Click = LongPress
Tip: Test whether an App uses Data
App: Drippler
#75 w/Notes and Links Youtube #75
#74: 3/13/16 *r Navigate with Google Maps
Tip: Data usage with Youtube
App: Vivino
#74 w/Notes and Links Youtube #74
#73: 3/6/16 Fun with Phones! A Grab Bag of tips and tricks
Tip/Gadget: Samsung Camera 2/Tablet  App: Google Photos Movie maker
#73 w/Notes and Links Youtube #73
#72: 2/28/16 Guests: Chris and Cherie from RVMobileInternet.com How to Connect to Internet from the Road.
Tip: Phones as WiFi hotspots
App: Coverage
#72 w/Notes and Links Youtube #72
#71: 2/21/16 Picasa Retires, Switch to Google Photos? Panel Discussion
Tip: using Snapseed to add editing features to Google Photos
#71 w/Notes and Links Youtube #71
#70: 2/14/16 Google Maps
Tip: Picasa Discontinued,
App: Google Cardboard
#70 w/Notes and Links Youtube #70
#69: 2/7/16 *r Managing Battery Power
Tip: Touch Key Lights, Flashlight
App: NFL
#69 w/Notes and Links Youtube #69
#68: 1/24/16 Facebook App for Mobile
Tip: Type Special Characters
App: View-Master VR
#68 w/Notes and Links Youtube #68
#67: 1/17/16 Password Discussion with guest: Mike Wendland
Tip: Stop the Ringing
App: any.do
#67 w/Notes and Links Youtube #67
#66: 1/10/16 Smartphone Basics
Tip: Do Not Disturb
App: Where Am I?
#66 w/Notes and Links Youtube #66
#65: 1/3/16 Google Photos – How to make a movie
Tip: What Does that Icon mean?
App: Open Signal
#65 w/Notes and Links Youtube #65
#64: 12/27/15 How to Make your Phone a WiFi Hotspot
Tip: Transfer pictures with Airdrop or Android Beam
App: SanDisk Connect
#64 w/Notes and Links Youtube #64
#63: 12/20/15 Connecting to Internet: WiFi or Cellular?
Tip: Changing Wallpaper
App: Windfinder
#63 w/Notes and Links Youtube #63
#62: 12/13/15 Google Photos Shared Albums
Tip: Prepare for NO Internet
App: Alfred
#62 w/Notes and Links Youtube #62
#61: 11/29/15 How to do a Factory Reset
Tip: Time Lapse Video
App: Amazon Kindle
#61 w/Notes and Links Youtube #61
#60: 11/22/15 What to do with Old Phones (continued)
Tip: Youtube Playlists
Gadget/App: Google Router
#60 w/Notes and Links Youtube #60
#59: 11/15/15 What to do with Old Phones (Internet problems cut us off early – topic will be continued in next episode)
Tip: Copy and Paste with phones
#59 w/Notes and Links Youtube #59
#58: 11/8/15 Smartphone Overview Tip: Screen Brightness, Apps from audience: Clean Master, Fitness Pal, Battery Doctor #58 w/Notes and Links Youtube #58
#57: 11/1/15 Text Messaging Tip: Do Not Disturb, App: Facebook Messenger/WhatsApp etc. #57 w/Notes and Links Youtube #57
#56: 10/18/15 Open Forum Q&A: App O Week – Duo Lingo #56 w/Notes and Links Youtube #56
#55: 10/11/15 Managing (backup) Pictures: Roaming, Hoo Too Travel Router #55 w/Notes and Links Youtube #55
#54: 9/27/15 Intro to Evernote: Google Now: Note To Self, Wink #54 w/Notes and Links Youtube #54
#53: 9/20/15 Organizing Home Screens: Google Photos Auto Correct, Roadtrippers App #53 w/Notes and Links Youtube #53
#52: 9/13/15 Alexa the Amazon Echo: Google Maps for Public Transit, SpotHero and SpotCycle #52 w/Notes and Links Youtube #52
#51: 9/6/15 Chargers, Cables, and Connections Tip: Setting Shortcuts, App: Speed Test #51 w/Notes and Links Youtube #51
#50: 8/30/15 Focus on Photos w Google Photos and Photofy Tip: Phone call multitasking, App: Fish Predictor #50 w/Notes and Links Youtube #50
#49: 8/23/15 Cleaning up Contacts2 Tip: Google Search, App: Shuttle #49 w/Notes and Links Youtube #49
#48: 8/16/15 Cleaning up Contacts1 Tip: Google Now, App: NPR One #48 w/Notes and Links Youtube #48
#47: 8/9/15 Lessons Learned. Lots of tips: camera settings, Facebook settings, learn to Swipe and to Swype! #47 w/Notes and Links Youtube #47
#46: 8/2/15 Block Robo-calls
Sharing Stuff using the Share Icon
Facebook Messenger
#46 w/Notes and Links Youtube #46
#45: 7/19/15 *r Tips: Power charging
Lesson: Apps: Install, Uninstall, Organize
App: Traillink
#45 w/Notes and Links Youtube #45
#44: 7/5/15 Tips: How to hold your phone when taking pictures
What to do with all those photos: Is Google Photos the answer? Phil May in England
#44 w/Notes and Links Youtube #44
#43: 6/14/15 Tips: Voice camera, Voice transcribing.
Internet Connections Abroad
Theme Park Apps
#43 w/Notes and Links Youtube #43
#42: 6/14/15 Tips: Caps on Swype, Bubble Level on iPhone
Getting Started with Google Photos
#42 w/Notes and Links Youtube #42
#41: 5/31/15 Special Guest Martin Brossman. Tip on the new Google Photos. Beginner’s Lesson on Google Hangouts for Text, Voice and Video calls #41 w/Notes and Links Youtube #41
#40: 5/24/15 Interview with Mike Wendland. Apps for travelers, dash cams etc. for security #40 w/Notes Youtube #40
#39: 5/17/15 Tips: fingerprint reader
Lesson: Photos to Facebook
App: Passport America
#39 w/Notes Youtube #39
#38: 5/3/15 Tips: FoxFi, ICE on Lock Screen
Lesson: Mobile Devices  – what are your basic choices
App: MyFitnessPal
#38 w/Notes and Links Youtube #38
#37: 4/26/15 Live from an RV Rally! Interview Chris Yust, Mac McCoy, Smitty from RVers Friend, Tom from Jirah. Quick Tip on Airplane mode #37 w/Notes and Links Youtube #37
#36: 4/19/15 From the home of Frank Drew. Smartphone Apps vs Mobile Websites, “Note To Self” Apps: Dark Sky and Uber #36 w/Notes and Links Youtube #36
#35: 4/12/15 Google Now – your personal assistant. Deleting multiple pictures, Hot Springs #35 w/Notes Youtube #35
#34: 4/5/15 Transferring Pictures from mobile device to Computer, tip on Uninstalling Apps #34 w/Notes Youtube #34
#33: 3/22/15 Dropbox part 2: Sharing files, tip on USB drive for Android and camera card reader #33 w/Notes Youtube #33
#32: 3/15/15 Dropbox cloud storage, Facebook notifications, Google Sky #32 w/Notes Youtube #32
#31: 2/22/15 Android and iOS8 Widgets, Remove “Picasa” pictures from Gallery, Silent Mode Timer #31 w/Notes YouTube #31
#30: 2/15/15 Email Setup, Turn Off Pre-Installed Apps, Toolbox #30 w/Notes YouTube #30
#29: 2/8/15 Data Usage, Auto Upload pictures with dropbox, Skype Video #29 w/Notes Youtube #29
#28: 1/25/15 *r Web Browsing, icon glossary, send location, TuneIn Radio #28 w/Notes Youtube #28
#27: 1/18/15 AARP RealPad Review, Copy and Paste, Digital Locker #27 w/Notes YouTube #27
#26: 1/11/15 Google Maps, Cracked Screens, Out of Milk #26 w/Notes YouTube #26
#25: 1/4/15 Photo Organization, Spare batteries, Google Translate #25 w/Notes Youtube #25
#24: 12/28/14 Bluetooth Keyboard, Radio, Speakers. App o Week: UNTappdNew Toys: Quadcopter and Digital Photo Frame #24 w/Notes Youtube #24
#23: 12/21/14 Setting Ringtones and Notification Sounds, tip1 Reject phone call, tip2 Share a contact, App: Google Earth #23 w/Notes Youtube #23
#22: 12/14/14 Adding pictures to contacts, panorama photo tip, Evernote #22 w/Notes Youtube #22
#21: 12/7/14 Notifications. App = Smart Remote #21 w/Notes Youtube #21
#20: 11/23/14 Scanning barcodes and QR codes, Google Goggles #20 w/Notes Youtube #20
#19: 11/9/14 Your phone and tablets’s pictures in the cloud using Google+ Photos
7/1/15 note: Google Plus Photos is now Google Photos and most of these concepts still apply.
#19 w/Notes Youtube #19
#18: 11/2/14 Swype Keyboard (followup to episode #7) Guests Bill Joyce and Diane Melde; Apps: First Aid and Urban Spoon #18 w/Notes Youtube #18
#17: 10/26/14 Editing Photos right on your phone or tablet, Call Confirm App to stop accidental calling #17 w/Notes Youtube #17
#16: 10/19/14 Airplane Mode, GoPro App to Control, View, and Share. #16 w/Notes Youtube #16
#15: 10/8/14
Wed at 2pm EDT
Taking photos with Geo Location info and viewing on a Map. App: Waze  #15 w Notes Youtube #15
#14: 9/27/14 Updates: System Updates and App Updates. Google App for iOS #14 w Notes Youtube #14
#13: 9/20/14 Using your smartphone or tablet to take notes. App: Field Trip #13 w Notes Youtube #13
#12: 9/13/14 If your device is lost or stolen. Find my iPhone/iPad and Find my Android. App: Earthquake Alert #12 w Notes Youtube #12
#11: 9/6/14 Talking to your Device: Siri and Google Now, Dictating and Transcribing, App: Fresh Food Finder  #11 w Notes Youtube #11
#10: 8/31/14 Google Calendar, App: Flixster #10 w Notes Youtube #10
#9: 8/24/14 Camera Basics, App: Where Am I? #9 w Notes Youtube #9
#8: 8/17/14 Connecting to WiFi, App: Swiss Army Knife App #8 w Notes Youtube #8
#7: 8/10/14 Using the Onscreen keyboard. App: TV antenna helper #7 w Notes Youtube #7
#6: 8/3/14 Going “Back” on iPad, using Back Button on Android, HDR Photo setting, Liquor Run App #6 w Notes Youtube #6
#5: 7/27/14 Synchronizing email among devices. Galaxy S5 change battery. Pandora Radio App. Q&A #5 w/Notes Youtube #5
#4: 7/20/14 Organizing Home Screens, App: Carr Matey, Location Tag tip for Galaxy S5 #4 w/Notes Youtube #4
#3: 7/13/14 Multi-Tasking/Recent Apps; Amazon Kindle App; Galaxy S5 Power Saving #3 w/Notes Youtube #3
#2: 7/6/14 Settings for Sleep/Lock, Voice Control of camera App: My-Cast for weather #2 w/Notes Youtube #2
#1: 6/29/14 Home Button, Keyring, iPad printing #1 w/Notes Youtube #1
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