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About Geeks on Tour

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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Blog Posts

239. Don’t backup, Sync your phone’s data instead
We've come a long way with technology. Backup, Backup, Backup, used to be the #1 thing to teach people, otherwise they would lose all their stuff. Today, if you used cloud-based apps on your phone, there is no worry about losing your stuff when you lose your phone. We tell you all about it …
August 2022 News: Digital Estate Planning, Snapseed, Google Fi, Hero Cape
  August 2022 | Issue 180  | Archives This Geeks on Tour monthly newsletter will always be free, but we also have a premium membership with perks like private Zoom meetings, eBooks, tutorial videos, and complete classes. Our premium members support us, making everything else possible. It’s $58 yearly or $68 for one year …
Do you know about Google Fi cellular service?
A cell phone needs a service plan if you want it to work when you're not connected to Wi-Fi. In the U.S. most people get a plan from the likes of Verizon, AT&T, or T-Mobile. We use Google Fi as our service plan. There are 3 main reasons we like Google Fi: Because it …
Don’t just take a picture, make a better picture with Snapseed
Ansel Adams, a famous photographer of the early 1900s is quoted as saying, "You don't take a picture, you make a picture." He was referring to the skills of the photographer, but with today's digital photography, I say its about photo editing. These are my photos, but I didn't "take" them. I am not …
Award-winning Google Photos Product Expert!
Chris gets a cape! What is the Google Product Expert program? Product Experts are volunteers who answer people's questions in the Google Support Forums. Chris has always frequented the support forums since early Picasa days. When Google Photos came out in 2015, she devoted even more time. She wanted to understand Google Photos inside …
What happens to all of your digital assets when you die?
Think of your son or daughter. You know, the one that's in your will as the executor of your estate. Once you've passed, they'll probably go to your house and sit down at your computer because that's where you told them they'll find everything they need to know. When the computer boots up it …