Archive for Mobile computing

Staying Sane While Working From Home – Part 2

Unprecedented times are upon us. The Covid-19 crisis is affecting all of us. In particular, it’s forcing many organizations to send their employees home to work remotely. This sounds like an easy thing to do – work from home. But for those of us who have been doing it for years, we know there are […]

You can lead a horse to water…7 UI design tips for increasing user adoption

We’ve all heard the saying, “you can lead a horse to water, but you can’t make him drink.”  Maybe you can’t MAKE him drink, but… you can ENTICE him to drink. You can provide beautiful, convenient and tasty water so that he WANTS to drink.  Let’s apply this analogy to software UI (screen layout) design. […]

Friday Did You Know: iPhone battery fix

Recently, my iPhone battery started to rapidly decline.  In the past if I wasn’t on calls, it would last a day or more with a recharge.  Now it was lasting an hour or two.  I figured I would have to go and get a replacement battery – and I’ve only had the phone a year. […]

Friday Did You Know – IOS 8.1 Updates and battery drain

So, those of us with iPhones and Ipads have finally decided it’s safe to update our devices to IOS 8.1.  And we realize our batteries don’t last half the time they used to. What the heck. No worries.  There is a potential fix.  I found this out on the web doing a Google Search. On […]