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The Great Debate: iPad or Surface

Posted by: Josh Sevick On: 08/27/2015
iPad or Surface in action

When shopping for a new tablet, choosing between the iPad and the Surface has been the question for years. But how do they compare side by side? We’ve taken an in-depth look at the two to help you make your decision when it comes time to buy. For the sake of comparing similar products, let’s…


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iOS 9 Features You Will Love

Posted by: Josh Sevick On: 08/13/2015
iPhone with iOS 9 features.

Apple recently posted the new iOS 9 features which is expected to launch publicly this fall. Currently, over 80% of current iPhone users have iOS 8 and Apple is expecting that most of them will make the upgrade to iOS 9. When you read about the iOS 9 features, you’ll understand why! Here’s a glimpse…


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Cell Phone Repair Myths Debunked

Posted by: Josh Sevick On: 08/11/2015
cpr cell phone repair myths feature image

Think you know the truth about cell phone repair services? Think again! We hope to shed some light on a few of the Internet’s most common cell phone repair myths. Myth #1: Uncooked rice fixes water-damaged phones. Many blogs will tell you to submerge your water-damaged phone in a bowl or bag of uncooked rice….


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Best Smartphone Apps on The Market

Posted by: Josh Sevick On: 07/09/2015
People using the best smartphone apps on their phones.

Narrowing down to the best smartphone apps can be a challenge with all of the amazing technology on the market. Whether you’re a part-time gamer, a smartphone photographer, or a small business owner, there are numerous apps currently on the market that are perfect for you. Part-time Gamers: Clash of Clans. It’s no wonder why…


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Choosing Between a Laptop or Tablet

Posted by: Josh Sevick On: 06/22/2015
Choosing between a laptop or tablet

Choosing between a laptop and a tablet can be a tough decision in today’s high-tech market. Over the past few years, tablets have advanced tremendously to the point of being a true contender against many laptop computers. But what sets the two devices apart? We’ve put together a list of a few issues to consider before purchasing…


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Deciding Between a New Mac or PC

Posted by: Josh Sevick On: 06/13/2015
Deciding Between a New Mac or PC

Choosing between a Mac and a PC can be a tough choice when you’re in the market for a new computer. Before you even consider brands, you will want to know if you plan to purchase a desktop or laptop. Laptops are obviously more convenient for portability while desktops are often more powerful and flexible with…


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The History of Cell Phones

Posted by: Josh Sevick On: 05/26/2015
Handheld device from the history of cell phones

  Over the past 30 years, technology has exceeded the expectations of many. It’s hard for younger generations to imagine a time when cell phones didn’t exist. Most households had a landline, some had a fax machine, and even fewer people used the internet on a daily basis. Communication has drastically adapted over time. Let’s take…


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Top 5 Smartphones on the Market

Posted by: Josh Sevick On: 05/12/2015
Person using one of the top 5 smartphones

It’s incredible to think how far phone technology has come over the past 15 years. Futuristic technology that previously seemed impossible is now reasonably affordable and accessible for the average consumer. Research shows that roughly 64% of people in the U.S. have a smartphone. As that number continues to rise, we often hear the question, “what…


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What is Augmented Reality Technology?

Posted by: Josh Sevick On: 04/27/2015
Augmented reality technology on device.

Isn’t technology fascinating? What was once science fiction is now readily available in the form of handheld devices and apps. When technology advances, developers continue to find ways to push the envelope and create new and exciting ways to use your smartphone. A notable advance we’ve seen, in recent history, is with augmented reality technology….


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Apple’s New MacBook Features and Specs

Posted by: Josh Sevick On: 04/09/2015
New Macbook on desk.

At their annual keynote event this March, Apple announced their highlights for 2015, which include a release date for the Apple Watch, a price reduction for the Apple TV, and a brand new MacBook. Every year, the company prides itself on innovation and reinventing their products by making them more efficient and consumer friendly. But…


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Avoid the Need to Remove Bloatware

Posted by: Josh Sevick On: 03/28/2015
Woman's hands on laptop working to remove bloatware.

Removing bloatware will help speed up your laptop computer. How? Simply put, it minimizes the number of programs running on top of one another as well as cutting down on the number of apps and systems you really don’t need. It’s like filtering out junk email from your inbox. Every day you might be inundated…


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The Apple Watch: The Wait is Over?

Posted by: Josh Sevick On: 03/10/2015
Animated Apple watch surrounded by animate icons.

The anticipated Apple Watch will soon be upon us, at least according to the announcement that was made on September 9th of 2014. Apple has claimed that “early 2015” will mark the big debut of the smartwatch, as well as two other iterations (Apple Watch Sport and Apple Watch Edition). The information available so far…


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