When’s My Bus Coming?

If you take public transportation, this is a question you’ll ask yourself often. Especially if you’re at a certain distance from your destination (or transfer) where you could choose to walk. Maybe it’s raining or you’re running late, but to make the right call, you’ll need to know approximately how long you’d be waiting forContinue reading “When’s My Bus Coming?”

Games People Play

Do you like doing puzzles and playing games on your mobile and are looking to add to your collection? Or perhaps you have been enjoying the 3-dimensional kind (puzzle books or newspaper sections, board games) and would like to get started with playing on your mobile? Either way you’re probably not looking for the onesContinue reading “Games People Play”

Happy 2nd Birthday, Gransplain

To celebrate completing two years of publishing this blog, today we are taking a look back at the most popular post for each of the 2 past years. In the past 12 months, the most read and liked post has been “Winning at Happy & Well”, which reveals the findings of a Harvard Medical SchoolContinue reading “Happy 2nd Birthday, Gransplain”

Block Ads for Free on Your Browser

You may be thinking that annoying ads are simply the cost you pay for the convenience of using the Internet. Well, they don’t have to be. There are ways to block ads and other content by adding a tool to your browser. Today we’re going to cover one that is highly recommended by expert sitesContinue reading “Block Ads for Free on Your Browser”

Making it to 100

This is our 100th post, so it made sense to look at how technology can help guide you to achieving 100 (years). Before we do so, a big “thank you” to you for your readership, whether this is the first or 100th post you’ve read. Technology and Healthspan Technological advances in recent years have provenContinue reading “Making it to 100”

Keep Track of Your Medications on iPhone

If you have found that the number of medications you need to take has surpassed your ability to keep track from sheer memory, it might be time for a better way. My Dad used to have a growing list of medicines and dosages on a typed list he printed out and kept in his wallet,Continue reading “Keep Track of Your Medications on iPhone”

How to Organize Apps in Folders on iPhone

If you’ve only got a handful of apps and one or two Home Screen pages on your iPhone, you can easily remember where to find the app you’re looking for. However, once you’ve got 3, 4, 5 or more Home Screen pages filled with apps, it can make accessing them easier by using folders. It’sContinue reading “How to Organize Apps in Folders on iPhone”

Productivity Tips for Tabs in Chrome Browser

Some tabs are more useful than others. You can choose to “pin” an important tab in place so that it doesn’t move around with the addition of new tabs. It’s super easy to do so. What is a Pinned Tab? Pinning a tab on your Chrome browser is similar to doing so with a printedContinue reading “Productivity Tips for Tabs in Chrome Browser”

Citymapper – Comprehensive Navigation in Major Cities

Citymapper is a public transit app and mapping service which displays transport options, usually with live timing, between any two locations in a covered metro area. It integrates data for all urban modes of transport, including walking, cycling, ridesharing and driving, in addition to public transport. Why use Citymapper? Citymapper is free for both AndroidContinue reading “Citymapper – Comprehensive Navigation in Major Cities”