As we head toward the end of 2012 my brain sure is getting tired. Too many irons in the fire as they say. Speaking of irons. Oh wait, we are supposed to be speaking of tech tips. Sorry got a little distracted. On with the Tuesday Tech Tips show!
Tired of your super secret text messages showing up on your iPhone and iPad screen for all the world to see? Well it seems that Apple has an option for this if you know how to configure it correctly in notifications. Fortunately I stumbled across this post on imore.com to show you How to increase the privacy of iMessage previews and alerts on your iPhone and iPad.
A day late and a dollar short but if you were wondering why you had some new toggle switches on TweetDeck, I can tell you why. Head over to this timely October post on the TweetDeck blog for an explanation of the new look.
Are you thinking of moving to the next level of productivity with your iPad? Well then grab an external keyboard and hold on tight for the iWork vs. Documents To Go vs. Quickoffice Pro HD review.
Wait no more my Android fan boys and girls. Facebook has finally released a native app for Android devices. No more playing second fiddle to iOS.
Do you use Blogger or WordPress for your blog? Love to bang out your posts while on the go? Have an iPad? Well dang, have I got an article for you! Click on over to read about the Posts iPad app for Blogger and WordPress.
Should you find yourself in a fleabag hotel with flakey power you might be thinking, I sure wish I had a surge protector with me but who wants to pack a bulky device? Looks like USA Today tracked down an ultra portable Surge Protector!
And finally I leave with one of my most important gadget finds this year. Something never talked about in public but whispered about in dark alleyways. My friends, I give you the one, the only, the WaxVac!