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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:

What the F is Facebook?

If you want to know more about social networking, Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn watch the video of my talk “What the F is Facebook?” hosted at the fantastic Senior Planet Exploration Center. Be sure to pass the video link on to those who are hesitant about social networking. Not to convince them to join, but […]

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Phishing Is So Very Fishy

A week doesn’t go by now that I don’t receive a fishy email. An email that appears to be from my email service or bank that carries an anxiety inducing message. Now that it’s tax time I even got an email that looked like it came from the IRS! These are all phishing scams. Merriam-Webster’s […]

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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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