Each week Cee of Cee’s Photography challenges bloggers with a fun prompt. This week we’re to find photos of subjects that depict tools. I’m sharing my set of tools for my computer. I got them at a good price from iFixit.com, a site that not only sells computer repair parts and tools, but offers clear directions on how to fix your PC or Mac.
(I see today – Weds. – that Ceen’ s prompt urged using colors. Obviously, mine didn’t but black, white and gray are colors and I’ve got lots more to blog about this week so there’s no time form for a change.)
I recently discovered ThioJoeTech, a YouTube channel, with short, useful videos on personal technology. Above he talks about his experience getting hacked by someone in China. Fortunately, he got everything cleared up.
He also suggests creating super strong passwords. What’s good about the video below is he explains with reasons I’d never heard before. All his reasons make a lot of sense.
As it turns out, this mundane object has given me a great deal of satisfaction. As I said last week, my power cord broke while I’m in Indonesia, far from an Apple store or Best Buy. However, some YouTubers showed me that these cords can be fixed. I asked around and sure enough a student knew where to get this fixed. He refused to take any money, but I get this repair cost less than even the new generic cords that sell for $25. This sort of savings really satisfies me.
Lots of hours spent working, writing, blogging, emailing, watching.
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