Category: Education

How Google Search Works

Here is a quick video on how Google Search works from Google. Here is some more details https://www.google.com/search/howsearchworks/ https://www.lifehack.org/articles/technology/20-tips-use-google-search-efficiently.html...

Learn a Foreign Language – Spanish

Here are some excellent resources below from Alison’s web site and SpanishPod 101 to assist you in learning a foreign language. Spanish Basic Spanish https://alison.com/topic/learn/50634/basic-spanish-learning-outcomes Basic Spanish – Restaurants and Dining Out https://alison.com/topic/learn/50644/basic-spanish-learning-outcomes...

Why You Should Never Use Airport USB Charging Stations

Those oh-so-handy USB power charging stations in the airport may come with a cost you can’t see. Cybercriminals can modify those USB connections to install malware on your phone or download data without your knowledge. “Plugging into a public USB port is kind of like finding a toothbrush on...

How to use Google Maps to help someone find you – Training

Google Maps is great for helping you find your way — or even helping you find your car — but the app can also help other people find you. Maps has an easily overlooked feature for sharing your real-time whereabouts with someone so they can see exactly where you...

Using a Password Manager – Training

Here are two excellent brief videos on using a password manager which is a recommended security best practice instead of using the same password on several websites or using Notepad or Microsoft Word to store passwords. My two favourite password manager applications are DashLane and LastPass....

15 Books Bill Gates Thinks Everyone Should Read

Books mentioned in this video: Life is What You Make It by Peter Buffett https://amzn.to/2RidNSy Where Good Ideas Come From by Steven Johnson https://amzn.to/2IqYAdR Moonwalking with Einstein by Joshua Foer https://amzn.to/2NUwyNG “Tap Dancing to Work” by Carol Loomis https://amzn.to/2xQoALo “Making the Modern World” by Vaclav Smil https://amzn.to/2NOtkLA “The Sixth...

How to stop location tracking on Android

Location tracking can be very handy — it’s convenient when an app can tell you, say, where the near restaurants or gas stations are — but it’s also a privacy issue. Do you want all your wanderings registered by Google? Are you comfortable knowing that Facebook knows where you...

20+ Psychology Tricks to Read Anyone Like a Book

We get over 55% of information through nonverbal communication, like facial expressions, gestures, and other body movements. Pay attention to the signals that other people send without even realizing it. Take a look at the below video and see if you agree with what is being said....

Web Site Development Training (HTML,CSS,Javascript)

Here are 3 informative training videos from Traversy Media on the fundamentals of building a website by covering the 3 main web technologies that are commonly used, HTML, CSS and Javascript. Also attached are links to training information from W3Schools in these same subject areas. This will provide a...

Barbados Tourist Attractions

Here are some various YouTube videos highlighting various attractions in Barbados for the non-Barbadian visitors to the site....