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Resurface Old Memories with New Feature of Google Photos

Have you noticed a new set of icons at the top of your Google Photos app? That’s called “Memories” and it’s Google’s way of saying – “Don’t forget about your older photos, there’s some good stuff here.”I take a lot of photos, all the time. My Google Photos account stores over 100,000 of them, so …

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Resurface Old Memories with New Feature of Google Photos

Have you noticed a new set of icons at the top of your Google Photos app? That’s called “Memories” and it’s Google’s way of saying – “Don’t forget about your older photos, there’s some good stuff here.”I take a lot of photos, all the time. My Google Photos account stores over 100,000 of them, so …

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Check your Google Photos Settings Now

Most people install Google Photos on their phone, accept the defaults, and never look at settings again. We think it’s important to understand your settings, so how about taking a look right now? Check your settingsOpen the Google Photos app on your iPhone or Android device and tap the 3-line menu in the upper left. …

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Google Photos is not a social network, or is it?

I recently read an article by Mike Elgan about how he plans to use a Google Photos album to keep in touch with friends and family instead of Facebook. He calls it How I replaced Facebook with Nicebook. “Nicebook” is the name he gave to his Photo album that he invites anyone to look at …

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How to use Google Photos Editing Tools: Crop

Do you think you can’t get a good picture of that bald eagle with your smartphone? Take it anyway! You may be surprised at how good you can make it look with just a couple of tweaks from Google Photos editing tools. Zooming with the camera I used to teach people to NOT use the …

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If you can scan a code, you can get our Google Photos eBook FREE

Mrs. Geek’s Guide to Google Photos – 2nd Edition 25 more pages, complete index (see table of contents below) All instructions up to date Covers new features like Shared Libraries, Google Lens, Favorites and more Updated videos eBook available NOW for anyone who can scan this code Print version will be on Amazon by Aug …

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Google Photos – Your questions answered

We got your questions! Lots of them! We’ll answer them live as we record Episode #145 of What Does This Button Do?” Sunday June 17, 2018 2pm Eastern time Geeks on Tour YouTube channel¬†– Subscribe and click the Bell icon to be notified when we’re live We answer a lot of questions about Google Photos …

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Google Photos “Free Up Space” command is scary

An opening screen of Google Photos encourages users to remove photos from their device The moral of the following story is this: Make a separate backup of your photos, either to your computer, or to another cloud storage like OneDrive or Dropbox BEFORE using the Free Up Space command on Google Photos. Why? Because you …

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