Alexa App on iOS Screenshot Gallery, 2018

We’ve captured many screenshots of the 2018 versions of the Amazon Alexa app, running on the iOS platform, for the various posts we’re writing about the Alexa smart speakers that this app controls.  We’ve put these photos together here in one post for quick and easy viewing and perusing.  Often times, viewing some screenshots is … Continue reading Alexa App on iOS Screenshot Gallery, 2018

How to Change Wi-Fi Network on Victor Reader Trek GPS Navigator and eBook Player

The Victor Reader Trek GPS navigator and eBook Player media player offers access numerous GPS wireless capabilities. Like with the Victor Reader Stream 2, you can download firmware updates directly to it without a personal computer, play Internet radio stations, download talking books directly from the National Library Service for the Blind (NLS), get National … Continue reading How to Change Wi-Fi Network on Victor Reader Trek GPS Navigator and eBook Player

Reset Google Home Mini, How To

You may decide to offer your Google Home Mini smart speaker for sale.  Or perhaps you wish to link it to a different Google account.   Then again, you might just want to connect it to a different Wi-Fi network. To do any of these things, you must first unlink this device from its current … Continue reading Reset Google Home Mini, How To

Reset Echo Dot to Restore Proper Operation

The Echo Dot smart speakers need a hard reset now and then.  This restores them to their out-of-box, factory default states.  This also corrects many abnormal behaviors in these speakers.  So, we show you how to reset Echo Dot in this piece.  Why?  Because this often corrects erratic behaviors in these speakers, and prepares them … Continue reading Reset Echo Dot to Restore Proper Operation

How to Pair Victor Reader Trek Portable Media Player with Amazon Alexa Echo Smart Speakers Via Bluetooth

The Victor Reader Trek GPS navigator, eBook player, pod catcher, and internet radio now can connect to most any Bluetooth speaker, allowing you to listen to podcasts, books, recorded notes, and streaming internet radio through that wireless speaker. We thus, demonstrate here how to pair the Trek to a typical Bluetooth speaker. Bluetooth Pairing Instructions … Continue reading How to Pair Victor Reader Trek Portable Media Player with Amazon Alexa Echo Smart Speakers Via Bluetooth

How to Pair Victor Reader Trek Player with a Bluetooth Speaker

The Victor Reader Trek GPS navigator, eBook player, pod catcher, and internet radio now can connect to most any Bluetooth speaker, allowing you to listen to  podcasts, books, recorded notes, and streaming internet radio through that wireless speaker. We thus, demonstrate here how to pair the Trek to a typical Bluetooth speaker. Bluetooth Pairing Instructions … Continue reading How to Pair Victor Reader Trek Player with a Bluetooth Speaker

How to Unpair the Victor Reader Trek eBook Reader from a Bluetooth Speaker

When you no longer wish your Victor Reader Trek eBook reader to route its audio output through to a Bluetooth speaker, you may break the Bluetooth connection by following any one of the steps listed next.  We of course, assume here that your Trek is currently paired with a Bluetooth speaker. 1. Power off the … Continue reading How to Unpair the Victor Reader Trek eBook Reader from a Bluetooth Speaker

USB Wall Charger Specs for the Victor Reader Trek GPS Navigator and DAISY Book Player

First, the USB wall charger that ships with the Victor Reader Trek model 513 VRC talking GPS navigator is a common five volt switching power supply. Externally, it features a female USB A type power connector that supports a detachable USB cable.  Plus, the US version of this wall adapter sports a standard 120v AC … Continue reading USB Wall Charger Specs for the Victor Reader Trek GPS Navigator and DAISY Book Player

HumanWare Victor Reader Trek GPS Navigator and DAISY Book Player Picture Gallery

Here we offer our pictures of the Victor Reader Trek GPS navigator and eBook player from HumanWare, that we recently obtained for review. Original Packaging and Included Accessories Pictures   Pictures of the Front, Back, Top, and Bottom of the Trek           Pictures of the Rechargeable Battery   USB AC Wall … Continue reading HumanWare Victor Reader Trek GPS Navigator and DAISY Book Player Picture Gallery

How to Program Evolution Digital Set Top Box Remote to Your TV

The local cable company distributes the Evolution HD adapter set top boxes throughout the area, and as such, we get gobs of questions and requests for help with setting up and troubleshooting the accompanying remote control.  Often one or more functions on the remote fail to work on the television.  Sometimes, the power button works … Continue reading How to Program Evolution Digital Set Top Box Remote to Your TV