What Apple’s New iOS 12 Parental Controls Mean for You

If you’ve been shopping around for parental controls to help manage your kids’ Apple devices, you might want to put on the brakes: The new operating system, iOS 12, has a feature called Screen Time that might have what you’re looking for, and it’s available on September 12. We previewed an early version to give […]

Step-by-Step Tips to Set Up Your Kid’s iPhone

Learn how to set a passcode, block apps, share media, and more. You’ve done all the hemming and hawing about whether or not to get your kid an iPhone and you’ve decided to take the plunge. Now what? There’s so much to figure out, from Safari to iMessage, not to mention the Wild West of […]

The 12 Apps That Every Parent Of A Teen Should Know About

Not everything online is evil, nor does danger lurk behind every new app that comes to market. But keeping up with your teens’ and preteens’ online activities is much like trying to nail jelly to the barn door — frustrating, futile and something bound to make you feel inept. Keep in mind that no app poses […]

iPhone 8 Announcement Believed to Be Set for Sept. 12

It’s that time again; Apple fanatics everywhere are awaiting the highly anticipated announcement of the next generation iPhone, the iPhone 8. Rumors have been swirling about what to expect from the new device for over a year. After last year’s underwhelming iPhone 7, everyone is expecting to be blown away with Apples’ 10th-anniversary model, and […]

Cord Cutting: How to Break away from Cable/Satellite TV

Note from Audra:  My friend Adam helps me with all things computer and internet.  I’m always picking his brain about our home set up and he was instrumental in helping me make our internet provider decision and teaching me about streaming devices, bandwidth, etc.  I asked him if he would write a short article for […]

iPhone Tip That Could Save Your Life

Note from Audra:  I just did this…only takes a second and could save my life someday! Remember this and spread the word. Hopefully you’ll never have to use it but it’s good to know in case you ever do. Source: SFG A public hospital employee named Julia Thompson posted on Facebook about an iPhone feature […]

Tech Tip: 2 Cool Apps

Ignore No More:  Created by a Mom who was fed up with her kids not answering her calls or texts.  Parents can use this app to shut down their kids phones remotely until they respond.   See article in Forbes magazine that explains in further detail!  Currently available for Android but not IOS devices yet.   Chef’s […]

Instagram – What it is and how to follow The Aha! Connection

Instagram is all the rage with the kids.  I’m just a grown up kid who loves apps and gadgets so I’ve had a personal Instagram account for a while.   Since I love sharing about “all things Dunwoody and Sandy Springs”, I decided to create The Aha! Connection Instagram account so that y’all can follow and […]

Tech Tip: iPhone/iPad/ keyboard tricks that you’ll love

How cool is it that my 64 year old mother told me about today’s tech tips!!??   Admittedly I’m the one she usually calls for assistance with iPhone questions but she texted me on Saturday and said…”Did you know you can double click on the ALL CAPS arrow and it will stay in ALL CAPS?” Well, […]