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Let Abby—author of "Is This Thing On?"—teach you how to make technology easy and accessible.

Latest Posts from Abby's Blog:

6 Travel Tips with Smartphones

Are you planning a trip out of the country? Let’s talk about precautions you should take so you don’t come home to a smartphone bill that’ll ruin your vacation after-glow. 1. Call Your Cell Phone Service Provider (AT&T, Verizon, Sprint, etc.) – Before traveling overseas call your cell phone service provider and ask what packages […]

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DayTime Tampa TV Interview

I had a great time speaking with Jerry Penacoli on DayTime Tampa when I was on tour in Florida last month. Here’s their write up and a video of the interview… Now updated and revised, the user-friendliest, most reassuring, jargon-free, smartest, and most comprehensive nuts-and-bolts guide for seniors, who are the fastest-growing demographic among social […]

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A reassuring, totally straightforward guide that introduces late bloomers, technophobes, and the digitally challenged to all the wonders of using a computer. Click here to learn more

Special resources for teachers and librarians

You librarians and teachers are my heroes! I’ve had the pleasure of speaking at over 120 public libraries across the country. I see how hard you work so I’ve put together some tools that I hope you find helpful. Feel free to print and distribute the guides I've provided or laminate the pages and set them out by your computer stations. You can even email them to someone who is homebound. Click here to learn more

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