Category Archives: Lifehacks

116 of My Favorite Things for December 2013 – Douglas E. Welch

  As always, let me know what types of interesting items you would like to see and I will keep an eye out for them especially. — Douglas Get new shared links as I find them via my social media … Continue reading

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Video: Lifehack 1 – Finding cool new books to read via your library’s sorting shelves

  Want a great way to find cool books to read? Visit your local library. That’s right, your library. Then locate the “Sorting Shelves.” Ask the librarian, if you can’t find themselves. Sorting shelves contain books which have recently been … Continue reading

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Audio: Lifehack 1 – Finding cool new books to read via your library’s sorting shelves

Listen to this podcast Want a great way to find cool books to read? Visit your local library. That’s right, your library. Then locate the “Sorting Shelves.” Ask the librarian, if you can’t find themselves. Sorting shelves contain books which … Continue reading

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2012 Gift Guide: High-Tech Fitness Monitors

  High-Tech Fitness Monitors After some recent surgery my doctor gave me an ultimatum. “Get the weight off NOW!”. I was/am having some health complications due to my weight and while I have known I needed to lose the extra … Continue reading

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Video: TechIQ Tip – Wireless keyboard, mouse and batteries

From my technology blog, TechnologyIQ… Make yourself a note to remind you about the batteries in your wireless keyboard and mouse. I regularly get calls from my clients that their keyboard or mouse is dead…or their computer has crashed when … Continue reading

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Video: The Fine Art of Troubleshooting Anything from BarCampLA

Douglas presents what he has learned about troubleshooting over nearly 25 years of computer consulting and how it can be applied to many life situations outside of technology. If you enjoy this recipe video, please click Like and/or subscribe on … Continue reading

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2nd Quarter Begins – Time to check bills for unnecessary/unwanted fees

Every quarter I make a point of closely reading each regular bill I receive. I should probably check my bills closely each and every month, but quarterly is a more realistic goal. If I noticed a bill has changed dramatically, … Continue reading

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