Digital Zen is about digital life easier. Our parents write it. Between them they have over thirty years' experience in Technology. Geeks! We just steal their iPads, drain the battery, and hide them when we're done playing games.
What’s boring? Default icons. I just jazzed up my Mac desktop with some fun alternatives. It’s super easy to change them. Even better, I used this trick to help my son find the Spelling City website that he uses for homework every week. Now he can find it easily by clicking on “his macaw”.
Putting aside the obvious question – why do I have 243 passwords? – I’d like to introduce the tool I’ve chosen to help me keep them in line and accessible on the go. 1Password strikes the best balance of convenience and security that you’ll find today.
Here’s a party trick that will delight anyone over a certain age. Show them how to turn on larger type on their iPhone. My eyes got used to this adjustment quickly and never looked back.