Ask Flo: Weather Apps to Replace Dark Sky

I’ve received no fewer than five emails and 15 tweets about switching weather apps since the news of Dark Sky’s demise. This is why I thought to answer this question rather than tackle the mound of research work I have staring down at me. This has been the hot topic of the Android world. Apple […]

Ask Flo: Casting Music to the Google Home

Sometimes, devices and their companion apps aren’t particularly intuitive. I’d venture to say you can usually tell by how many support pages there are attached to a single device. Or in the case of Google’s smart home products, it’s that there’s so much that you can do that it’s exhaustive and you have no idea […]

Ask Flo: Alternatives to Google Play Music

With the demise of Google Play Music on the horizon, some of you have written in asking for help finding either a replacement app for the music streaming service or something that can playback your already carefully-curated music library. (To which I say: good for you because I’ve nothing in the way of a “physical” […]

Ask Flo: Apps for Tracking Labor Contractions

I’ve received plenty of pregnancy, post-pregnancy, and birth-related questions in my inbox lately. Having just gone through the experience myself, I’ve emerged with a better understanding of the ways that technology and mobile apps can help pregnant persons on the journey into parenthood. I’ll start by tackling a question about contraction apps. I did not […]

Ask Flo Returns to Flo Feed

While revamping Flo Feed, I decided it was also time to bring back the ability to send in for tech help. Many of you send in emails asking about what to buy and which Android apps to download. It means so much that you look to me for aid and guidance in your gadget life, […]

Ask Flo: Best WiFi Extenders

Happy New Year! It’s been a while. My personal life has been especially busy. I moved houses in November, then hosted the holidays for my family to help christen the new place. I’m also nine months pregnant, and lately, that’s the only thing on my mind aside from the last bits of work I owe […]