Category Archives: Tech

iPhone Battery Issues Again

iPhone and iPad users are again reporting problems with abnormal battery drain, particularly in iPhones. Though some thought the problem was the new iPhone 12, it seems to be the latest iOS 14.2 update that has affected many other Apple … Continue reading

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Scams Still Abound

Scammers don’t take a break during the pandemic. In fact, they see opportunity with people spending more time at home and on their devices. We’ve recently received a report of an Amazon scam that comes in an email.  Another scam … Continue reading

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Tech Notes: The Digital Subscription Model Part 1

Happy (Almost) Fall Seabrookers! It’s been quite a while since I last wrote a column for Tidelines. Of course, the world has changed quite a bit in the past six months. I hope everyone is continuing to stay safe and … Continue reading

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Gone Phishing

Cyber crooks are always devising new ways to extract private, personal, compromising data from us… whether it’s through fake Medicare calls or emails promising lottery winnings. If they’re not extracting data, they’re inserting it. The latest phishing* expedition is related … Continue reading

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Tech Tips with Chad

Today’s tech tip comes at an appropriate time in our world, as many of us are using our computers and gadgets much more due to the recent “Home or Work” mandates our state has implemented. As states are reopening, hackers are … Continue reading

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QR Codes: What Do You Know?

Have you noticed these QR codes popping up in many different places? QR codes, or Quick Response codes, were first developed more than 25 years ago in Japan by automakers. They were supposed to be the future of advertising but … Continue reading

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Tips for Video Conferencing

While we are all social distancing these days, many of us are using video conferencing to stay in touch with family members and/or conduct meetings. Here are 10 Do’s and Don’ts to elevate the overall experience of a video conference. … Continue reading

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Is Your Battery Running Low?

Now that we are using our devices more often than usual, do you find that the battery is running low faster and taking longer to recharge? It is an easy fix, even for those of us who are not computer … Continue reading

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CCPL Offers Digitial and Other Resources

The Charleston County Public Library (CCPL) branches may be closed, but patrons can still engage with their library from the comfort of their homes. CCPL offers an array of digital resources, programming and services, and continues to expand these offerings every day. … Continue reading

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Lake House Tech Forum Is Full

Lake House Tech Forum: Cord Cutting 101 is full and registration is closed. This was the forum on Exploring YouTube TV with Chad Droze of Post & Computer Center. Tidelines will post information about the next Tech Forum when it … Continue reading

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Lake House Tech Forum: Cord Cutting 101

Exploring YouTube TV with Chad Droze of Post & Computer Center Come join Chad Droze from Post & Computer Center as we discuss and demonstrate YouTubeTV, the latest streaming television app that allows you to move away from traditional “cable … Continue reading

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Lake House Tech Forum: Music & Podcasts 101

Music & Podcasts 101 with Chad Droze of the Post and Computer Store Come and join Chad Droze of the Post and Computer Center as we discuss all things AUDIO! Whether you are a music fan and want to learn … Continue reading

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