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Apps to video talk to Santa

Apps to video talk to Santa

Standing in line to talk with Santa Claus is a long-standing tradition, but there are different ways kids can interact with him without parents having to battle stuff like parking and crowds. They’re apps that allow for video and phone calls with kids and are very popular this time of year, as PC Mike Wendland […]

By December 12, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
Apps to send holiday greetings

Apps to send holiday greetings

If your hand is tired from writing so many holiday cards, or you simply don’t have the time, help is available. A number of apps can make it much easier to send warm wishes this time of year, as PC Mike Wendland reports. Ink Cards allows for creating and sending holiday cards via mail. Simply […]

By December 5, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
Ancestry and family tree apps

Ancestry and family tree apps

With all the focus on family this holiday season, many experts say it’s also important to focus on our family trees for various reasons, including health. With the right genealogy app, it can be relatively easy to, well, find out more about our relatives, as PC Mike Wendland reports. The Ancestry app draws information from […]

By November 28, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
Christmas Gift Buying Apps

Christmas Gift Buying Apps

We’re at the beginning of the holiday shopping season and that means we’ll be spending a lot of time and money buying stuff online and at stores. Having the right app, however, can help save time and maybe even a few bucks, as PC Mike Wendland reports Giftster takes a social approach to holiday shopping, […]

By November 21, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
Free phone and text apps

Free phone and text apps

With the amount of time we spend on our smartphones and tablets these days, it’s more important than ever to be mindful of how much we call and text – or the bills could add up. A number of apps can help by letting users make free calls and send texts, as PC Mike Wendland […]

By November 14, 2018 0 Comments Read More →