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Access your Computer Remotely From Your IOS Device

App : TeamViewer/TeamViewer HD (iPad)<p>Devices : iPhone/iPad/iPod Touch<br>Requirements : IOS 4.3 or later<br>Cost : Free (Non-Commercial Use)<br>Pro Versions : …

Software

Government Grant Scam

Be On Your Guard!<br>I just received a call from someone claiming to be from the government and wanting to give me $8000 for being "a good citizen, not …

Personal Information

Public Library of Mt. Vernon and Knox County in Mount Vernon, Ohio

Whether looking for an informative or entertaining read, a good movie, or audio book, The Public Library of Mt. Vernon and Knox County has something …

Genealogy

The Mount Vernon B&O Railroad Station in Mount Vernon, Ohio

The Mount Vernon B&O Railroad Station served as a telegraph office, freight and passenger railroad station. The first train to stop at the station …

Trains

Writers Needed

The Mount Vernon Grapevine is looking for enthusiastic individuals who would like an opportunity to write periodic articles or daily blogs for the …

Mount Vernon

R & M's Southside Diner in Mount Vernon, Ohio

R & M's Southside Diner has been a favorite place of mine for the last 12 years, since moving to Mount Vernon. The atmosphere is very retro, 50's …

Mount Vernon

Tim Horton's Cafe & Bake Shop in Mount Vernon, Ohio

Having never been to a Tim Horton's before, I wasn't sure what to expect. I was pleasantly surprised by the wide variety of pastries and cakes …

Mount Vernon

To All Parents Of Children Involved In Sports

Do you have one or more children involved in a sport at school? Do you attend their games, perhaps take photographs for posterity?<p>The Mount Vernon …

Mount Vernon

FREE Cloud-Based Storage For ALL Your Files

In previous articles I have made reference to something called DropBox, without really going into any details about what DropBox actually is.<p>DropBox …

Apps

Is The End Of The Desktop Windows PC In Sight?

With the gradual decline in the number of desktop computer sales in favor of laptops, and now also tablets, Industry leaders are expecting that our …

Software

Not Just A Flash In The Pan, But A Better Browser!

For quite some time after purchasing my first IOS device, an iPhone 3GS, I was frustrated at how limited the Safari browser was. Even today, with …

Safari (Browser)

Are We A Nation In Crisis?

It is always interesting to see our world through somebody else's eyes, on the outside looking in, so-to-speak. Sometimes, however, what they see and …

Television (UK)

The Woodward Opera House in Mount Vernon, Ohio

The Woodward Opera House is America's oldest, authentic 19th Century theater still standing today. Records have established that the first …

Mount Vernon

Satellite Navigation Without Using Your Data

If, like me, you do not have an unlimited data plan, using any of the more widely known turn-by-turn navigation apps are very costly in terms of data.<p>…

Apps

The Ultimate Portable Music Workstation.

App : Music Studio<p>Devices : iPhone/iPad/iPod Touch<br>Requirements : IOS 5.1 or later<br>Cost : $14.99<br>(optional add-ons cost extra - $14.99 for all of them …

Music Production

The Importance of Vaccinations in Today's World

It would seem that in today's world, or our portion anyway, the devastating illnesses have been eradicated. For my generation, it is nearly unheard …

Public Health

After The Push - The Follow-Up

Be aware of DISH Network bogus calls

Dish Network is sending emails to their customers about people claiming to be reps from DISH. They say that some customers have been getting calls …

Dish Network

Looking For A Quality Camera App?

App : Top Camera/Top Camera HD<p>Devices : iPhone,iPod Touch/iPad. Top Camera Optimized for iPhone 5<br>Requirements : IOS 4.3 or later<br>Cost : $2.99<p>One thing …

Apps

Looking For A Good Quality Video Camera App?

App : Movie360<p>Devices : iPhone,iPod Touch, iPad, iPad Mini<br>Requirements : IOS 4.3 or later<br>Cost : $4.99<p>Yesterday, I reviewed what I personally believe …

Apps

Laptop's On Their Way Out?

Death Of The Laptop?<p>A recent poll, ran on the Mount Vernon Grapevine, to determine the platform most often used for business or recreational use …

Online

Looking For a Good Quality 3D Panoramic App?

App : DMD Panorama<p>Devices : iPhone,iPod Touch, iPad, iPad Mini.<br>Requirements : IOS 5.0 or later<br>Cost : $1.99<p>Over the last two days, we have looked at …

Mobile Photography

Adobe Photoshop Touch - For Tablets

App : Adobe Photoshop Touch<p>Devices : iPad, iPad Mini.<br>Requirements : IOS 5.0 or later<br>Cost : $9.99<p>Having used Adobe Photoshop on and off for a number …

Tutorials

Armchair Astronomy From Your iPhone or iPad

App : Distant Suns (Lite)/Distant Suns/Distant Suns (Max)<p>Devices : iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, iPad Mini.<br>Requirements : IOS 5.0 or later<br>Cost : …

Astronomy

Speed Dial For Safari (Updated)

Web App : Only2Clicks<p>Devices : Most browsers across all platforms.<br>Requirements : Browser<br>Cost : Free<p>My original plan today was to review the second in …

Web Applications

Don't Forget! - Easter Egg Competition!

<b>EASTER CONTEST</b><br>(Residents of Knox County, Ohio only)<br>Enter your child's decorated egg for a chance to win a Mount Grapevine Special Edition Mug (White) …

Chemicals

Easter Eggs To Dye For!

Beware Of Picketing Chickens!<p>It's that time of year again, when chickens start marching up and down the high street with banners, petitioning about …

Chemicals

Sports Columnists Wanted

Are you passionate about sports?<p>The Mount Vernon Grapevine is looking for volunteer writers for the sports section of The Mount Vernon Grapevine. …

Mount Vernon