If you think keeping the technology running smoothly in your house consumes a lot of time - you are correct!! But no need to retreat to the woods. Just be aware of the pros and cons of digital life, and keep reading Digital Zen to help sort through it all.
I'm using FileThis to help automate a lengthy chore. The free service fetches bank statements for me and deposits them into my DropBox account.
PDF documents were littering up my desktop, waiting to be read. I avoided reading them at my desk, and printing them out just traded digital clutter for paper. Now I simply email PDF's to my iPad where they wait unobtrusively until I'm ready for them. Here's how.
Here's how I remember to download bank statements, every month, from multiple websites - and make this paperless statement thing as painless as possible.
A well maintained car is a safer car, and can save money on repairs down the road. Help yourself stay on track with an online vehicle maintenance log at DriverSide.com. This site is a great resource for car owners, offering scheduled maintenance reminders, recall alerts, repair estimates and coupons, and more.