How to Make Picture Videos Online for Free –  It’s Easy with Animoto!

How to Make Picture Videos Online for Free – It’s Easy with Animoto!

Ever wonder how to make picture videos? How about how to make picture videos with music? You can make videos for free online with Animoto! Animoto is a program to make videos from pictures, or combining picture and videos into one movie, and in three easy steps you go from a virtual pile of pictures and videos on your hard drive to a finished video, complete with music and cool transitions! It’s so easy to make videos with pictures that you supply – just upload them, pick your theme and music, and voila! You not only get to make videos online for free, but it’s easy as pie, and you can share them with your friends, post them on YouTube, or embed them in your website, all for free!

Bluetooth Selfie Remote to Take Selfies

Bluetooth Selfie Remote to Take Selfies

We recently had an opportunity to review this wireless bluetooth selfie remote for iPhone and Android, and its selfie remote app, and it’s a great addition to your selfie-taking bag of tricks! And it does so much more than just selfie remote shutter control – you can switch between front and back cameras, zoom in and out, turn the flash on and off, even switch between photo and video! Of course, a selfie stick also allows you to hold your phone, with the remote, you need to prop it up somewhere or use a tripod. The best combination is one of each!

The Internet Patrol’s Holiday Gift Guide, Updated for 2015

The Internet Patrol’s Holiday Gift Guide, Updated for 2015

When it comes to buying holiday gifts for those on our list, we always turn to things that we ourselves truly use and appreciate. And that’s why our holiday gifts ideas come from our heart. What good is a holiday gift idea if the recipient won’t actually enjoy it? It can be fun to give unique holiday gifts, but the best holiday gifts are those that the recipient will appreciate, use, even treasure. That’s why our top holiday gifts are those that we know from our own experience will be appreciated. So here is our holiday gift guide, with something for everyone on your list – man, woman, teen, and child. These are items we use ourselves – or have given as gifts with an enthusiatic reception. Whether you are looking to give books, movies, electronic, gadgets, or even appliances – holiday gift food, a holiday gift basket (holiday gift baskets can contain almost anything, not just holiday food gifts!) or even a holiday gift card – you’ll find our tried and tested holiday gift ideas below.

What’s New in iOS 9

What’s New in iOS 9

When you upgrade to a new iOS, you are presented with a small window that you have to scroll through in order to learn “what’s new”. So, in an effort to make it easier to read, and more obvious, here is what Apple has to say is new in iOS 9, enhanced by us for readability, and with our comments. Pay close attention to the new Siri features, and watch for our article on why these new “features” may be a privacy nightmare! Our commentary is in italics.

Anne’s List

Anne’s List

Hi! I’m Anne P. Mitchell, attorney at law, and publisher of The Internet Patrol, among many other things. I’ve been on the Internet for a very long time, and over the years I have accumulated a list of things, ranging from books, to services, to electronics, and everything in between, that I can highly recommend. Here they are.

How to Connect Zooka Wireless Bluetooth Speakers – and a Review

How to Connect Zooka Wireless Bluetooth Speakers – and a Review

If you haven’t heard about the Zooka wireless (bluetooth) speaker bar (the speakers are at either end of a single bar), it’s a wireless bluetooth speaker for your iPhone or Android phone, or iPad or other tablet (or, even, your laptop). But the Zooka wireless bar instructions leave a lot to be desired in terms of explaining how to hook up your Zooka bluetooth speakers, so here are clearer instructions.

“Launch” Answers How to Launch an Internet Business, Product, App or Website

“Launch” Answers How to Launch an Internet Business, Product, App or Website

Launch, the new book from massively successful launch entrepreneur Jeff Walker, answers the questions “How to launch a startup” in the Internet world, as well as how to launch an app, how to launch a website, or even generally how to launch a product (after all, an app or a website is, by many measures, a product). It is equally applicable if you are looking to reboot a business, product, or service.