Holiday tech gifts that don’t cost an arm and a leg

December 5, 2016 0
Did you ever think you’d see the day when a set of Legos would cost more than a computer? The gift-giving game has changed significantly. Tablet computers, video cameras and even drones now share the same shelf space in the toy aisle as dolls, action figures and board games. The [ . . . ]

How to be a savvy shopper for Black Friday

November 2, 2016 0
November is here, which means the holiday shopping season has begun. There is no better time of year to get a great deal on gadgets and gizmos for your friends and loved ones—and yourself. The savvy shopper should start planning long before the circulars and email blasts start arriving. Here [ . . . ]

‘Tis the season for upgrading smartphones

October 3, 2016 0
Apple released the iPhone 7 last month and the world is still buzzing about it. The previous month, Samsung released—and then recalled—its wonder phone, the Galaxy 7S. No matter what carrier you use for cellphone service, you are likely being bombarded, perhaps tempted, by offers to get a free or [ . . . ]

Addressing today’s tech issues

August 31, 2016 0
I haven’t been a full-time computer support guy in years, but I continue to stay on top of the problems that are plaguing computer users today. Having an expertise in computers is similar to knowing how to work on cars or being a physician. I don’t expect that I will ever [ . . . ]