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Tight Budget? Smartphone Repairs Can Save You Money

Tight Budget? Smartphone Repairs Can Save You Money

Tight Budget? Smartphone Repairs Can Save You Money

For millions of people right now it’s tough to make ends meet. Between significant economic challenges and a health crisis, most of us are trying to figure out the best way to stretch the money we have to make sure we can cover our housing, food, and basic necessities. At the same time, it’s essential to have access to your…


How to Evaluate Whether a Computer Warranty is Good

How to Evaluate Whether a Computer Warranty is Good

How to Evaluate Whether a Computer Warranty is Good

Here ??s a little secret that most computer sellers don’t want you to know: buying that expensive extended warranty is probably not worth the price you will pay. The reason is pretty simple, because when you pay extra for that extended warranty you probably will not even end up using it, but if you do, the average cost of a…


The Risks of Waiting Too Long to Get Computer Repairs

The Risks of Waiting Too Long to Get Computer Repairs

The Risks of Waiting Too Long to Get Computer Repairs

It’s been on your list for several weeks—or maybe even months—but you’ve been putting it off. You know that your computer has been acting strangely and there might be something seriously wrong, but you keep waiting to take it in for repairs. We know it’s never fun to have to take a computer in for repairs (or take…


Solid State Drives: Do You Need One on Your Laptop or PC?

Solid State Drives: Do You Need One on Your Laptop or PC?

Solid State Drives: Do You Need One on Your Laptop or PC?

Anyone who is shopping for a new PC or laptop today will probably hear about solid-state drives, or SSDs. If you're not a computer geek who follows all things technology, you might be wondering exactly what an SSD is and whether it's really something you need. After all, you're just planning to use your computer for basic work,…


Why DIY Phone & Tablet Repair is a Bad Idea

Why DIY Phone & Tablet Repair is a Bad Idea

Why DIY Phone & Tablet Repair is a Bad Idea

The first modern-day version of a smartphone hit the market in 2007 when the Apple iPhone launched. That was almost 15 years ago, and since that time the smartphone has become our constant companion. Something that we take everywhere and use for just about everything—phone calls, emails, web browsing, shopping, finding a place to eat, texting friends, and browsing social…


How to Detect Signs of a Virus on Your Computer

How to Detect Signs of a Virus on Your Computer

How to Detect Signs of a Virus on Your Computer

If you are worried about the ways that computer viruses could potentially disrupt your PC and your daily work and life, you are not alone. Millions of people have computers that get infected with viruses and other malware every day, and unfortunately there are as many bad actors in cyberspace trying to do harm to your computer as there…


Start the New Year with a New Laptop

Start the New Year with a New Laptop

Start the New Year with a New Laptop

The year 2020 has certainly been a weird one. It was a year that we found out what it means to have everything—work, school, family, and even extracurricular activities—held inside our own homes. It’s also the year that we discovered that a laptop or desktop computer is not just something that’s nice to have for shopping on Amazon, but a…


Great Tech Stocking Stuffer Ideas for the Family

Great Tech Stocking Stuffer Ideas for the Family

Great Tech Stocking Stuffer Ideas for the Family

The holidays are here, and sometimes the hardest thing to think of are the smallest gifts—the ones that can fit inside someone’s stocking. If you are struggling to come up with some great stocking stuffer ideas, we have a few options to help you. These gifts make great stocking stuffers, and in addition to being great gifts, they…


3 Things Everyone Wants This Year for Christmas

3 Things Everyone Wants This Year for Christmas

3 Things Everyone Wants This Year for Christmas

It’s holiday shopping season, which means it’s time to rack your brain for the gifts that people might want—from incredible tech gifts to the little things that can make a big difference in someone’s PC experience. Here are some of the gifts that are definitely going to be at the top of everyone’s list in our COVID-19 holiday…


How to Find a Phone Repair Shop You Can Trust

How to Find a Phone Repair Shop You Can Trust

How to Find a Phone Repair Shop You Can Trust

There’s a common (and unfortunate) myth out there that if your smartphone needs repairs, you have to send it to the manufacturer to get those done. The problem is that you probably have to mail it to a place that is far away from where you live, which means you’ll be without your phone for several days, or even weeks,…


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