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7/16 We are in our RV in Wyoming, presenting seminars at the Escapade RV Rally. We will not be live on YouTube this Sunday, July 18, or the 25th. See you in August. We may do another “Gabbing with the Geeks” sometime though. Visit archives of all our past YouTube shows on the menu above.

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Jul 2021 News: Google Maps, managing time zones, emailing photos, and reading Kindle

On the Road Again – RVing is such a wonderful way to visit friends. Through Florida, Alabama, and Texas we “driveway camped” at several friends and were able to catch up on each others’ lives. Being on the road reminds us of important smartphone skills when you’re traveling. Below you will find articles on Google Maps, managing time zones, emailing photos, and reading Kindle books. Upcoming RV Rallies – We are currently in Wyoming where there are 2 major RV Rallies happening. We will be presenting several seminars at each one. Whether you’ll be joining us in person or not, you can access the class materials … read more

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Jim and Chris travel the country by RV and specialize in teaching technology for travelers. Chris wrote the book on Google Photos. Google Maps is their #1 smartphone app, and they can teach you how to make your own travelog website with Blogger.

Nationally known, popular seminar presenters, Jim and Chris have been professional computer trainers since 1983.

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July 2021 News: Google Maps trick, Kindle, Emailing photos, Google Calendar and time zones
    July 2021 | Issue 167  | Archives What's up with Jim and Chris – the Geeks On the Road Again RVing is such a wonderful way to visit friends. Through Florida, Alabama, and Texas we "driveway camped" at several friends and were able to catch up on each others' lives. Being on the …
How to use Google Calendar in multiple time zones
by Chris Guld, GeeksOnTour.com Create calendar events using the time AND the time zone. Scenario: you are planning a visit to Buenos Aires and you've arranged to meet your friend Lisa for dinner at 6pm. You're still in Denver when you make this date and you want to enter it in your calendar. So, …
Tech Tip: The Benefits of reading books with the Kindle app
https://youtu.be/zGccr7aOmx4 How to control Kindle books on your smartphone In Episode 214 of What Does This Button Do? we go into detail on using the Kindle app on mobile devices.         You don't need to own a Kindle device in order to read Kindle books. The free …
214. Using the Kindle App on smartphones
Everyone can view any episode for free. Just click on the play button above. Scroll down to see the show notes, after 2 weeks, these will be available for Members Only. Members get access to the extensive show-notes Chris writes up after each show. Read them online and follow links directly to the parts …
Travel Planning: Calculating Dates
We need to be in Gillette, WY no later than July 5 in order to present our seminars for the FMCA 103d Int'l Convention and RV Expo. We want to visit a couple of friends along the way, and perhaps even see some new sights. I use Roadtrippers to plot our route because it …
RV Travel Planning: Staying at Harvest Hosts
When you travel by RV, you don't really need a place to stay, you just need a place to park. RV parks with full hookups are nice but not always necessary. If you're willing to park somewhere without hookups, you have many more options. One of our favorites is called Harvest Hosts. Rather than …