All posts by Francie Black

Francie Black has a twenty year progression through technology product evaluation, training, project management, software development, information technology management, product and business development. Francie was the Manager of Internet Development for a fortune 100 company and has managed the design, specification, development and deployment of many worldwide software applications. She was the Director of Product Development for a venture capital funded Internet startup. As a Sr. Management Consultant for a large firm, she consulted with Fortune 100 companies, as well as, early stage Internet companies. Francie enjoys working with both large and small organizations. Her blog, francieblack.com, is focused on helping people save time & effort by helping them filter through technology options for making life & work easier (and fun). Blog topics include apps & tech reviews, tips & tricks, technology training.

Vine Creators Develop a New Hit – Liv...

Nov 15, 2017No Comments

TV game shows are a lot of fun. But for most of us they are like a spectator sport. But now, anyone can be a

New Google Search Feature: The fastest way...

Nov 08, 2017No Comments

The Pixel 2, iPhone 8, iPhone X and Galaxy Note8 were all recently released to the market.  What are the key differences?  What is the

Apps to keep your kids safe on Halloween

3 Free Apps to Keep your Kids Safe on Hallo...

Oct 31, 2017No Comments

Halloween Safety Apps Halloween is a blast for kids but parents left at home can get worried about their goblins. These 3 free apps allow

New Pumpkin Carving App Turns Any Picture I...

Oct 25, 2017No Comments

Halloween is next week and we’ve got a fun and creative app to make your Halloween spooktacular. “Me on a Pumpkin” allows you to easily

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Mobile Browser Blocks Ads & Trackers S...

Oct 18, 2017Comments off

Automatically Block Ads & Trackers using Brave Browser When you surf the web do you feel like big companies are tracking every site you visit?

Pros and Cons of Smartphone Insurance. Squ...

Oct 11, 2017Comments off

Smartphone Insurance Comparison SquareTrade vs Cellular Carrier Insurance Plan vs AppleCare+ vs Credit Card Plans   New smartphones are expensive. You will pay over $1,000.00

New iOS 11 Productivity Features Specifical...

Oct 04, 2017Comments off

Increased Productivity with iOS 11 on iPad We explored iOS 11 New Features on the iPhone last week. This week we’ll look at new iOS

5 New iOS 11 Features – Fun, Producti...

Sep 28, 2017Comments off

5 New Fun, Productive, and Safety Features in IOS 11 Apple’s new iOS 11 comes with many fun bells and whistles, as well as, many

Propy Announces World’s First Real Es...

Sep 26, 2017Comments off

Press Release Issued by:  Propy International Real Estate The world’s first-ever real estate purchase on the Ethereum blockchain—and how it opens the floodgates for cryptocurrency

iOS 11 New Features - How to cstomize the Control Panel Center

iOS 11 New Features: How to customize the ...

Sep 22, 2017Comments off

There are hundreds of new features in iOS 11.  One of the first ones you will encounter is the new Control Center.  It has new

Share your photos Event Group Photo Sharing

An easy and free way to share event picture...

Sep 20, 2017Comments off

Group photo sharing made easy If you have a Girls weekend, soccer game, bridal shower, or family reunion and you want everyone to share their

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Is owning Bitcoin legal in the U.S.?

Sep 18, 2017Comments off

A recent study by Lendedu.com show that of those who have heard of Bitcoin 48% were unsure of its legality in the US. Bitcoin, a

Apple Product Announcement in 3.5 mins

Key Features: New iPhone X, Apple Watch, an...

Sep 16, 2017Comments off

Apple Introduces New iPhones, Watch and Apple TV in time for Shopping Season Apple made their annual fall product announcements on Tuesday, Sept 12 from

WorldCard Mobile App The best Free Mobile Business Card Scanning App

Top Free Business Card Scanning App

Sep 06, 2017Comments off

There are all kinds of business card scanning apps. Many of them don’t scan the information accurately and others simply take an image of a

Brown Sugar Now Available for Amazon Prime ...

Sep 05, 2017Comments off

Product Announcement / News Release ATLANTA, Sept. 5, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Amazon today announced the launch of Brown Sugar – the new subscription-video-on-demand service featuring the biggest