Greetings From Smartphone Boot Camp

I’m learning how to use my first smartphone.  After twelve years of getting by with simple, pay-per-minute flip phones, I worked up the courage to take on the challenge. First, let’s not underestimate the determination of an electronic illiterate who buys and activates a cheap flip phone.  The decision was made in 2004 out of necessity, when both of my parents — who lived on the other side of the Bay Bridge — asked for a number where they could reach me in emergencies 24/7.  I gnashed my teeth and got that little monster working, although six months passed before … Continue reading Greetings From Smartphone Boot Camp