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Tech Tip Thursday: The Best Cloud Backup Services

Anybody who’s ever suffered a data loss knows the importance of keeping your stuff backed up. In a previous post, we gave you a basic guide to keeping your computer backed up using a combination of on-site backups and cloud-based backups. Today we’re going to go a little more in-depth on the cloud backup piece of the equation. There are a lot of cloud backup services out there, so today we’re…

Mobile Monday: How to Choose a Cell Phone Carrier

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Life is full of tough choices, especially when it comes to technology. It always feels like there are so many options that you’ll never be able to sort through them. In a recent article, we talked about how to choose the right computer for you. Today, we’re going to help you with something else: choosing the right cell phone carrier. For many of us, choosing a carrier isn’t something we…

Tech Tip Thursday: How To Choose A New Computer

Well, the time has come: your old computer has served you well for years, but now it’s time to upgrade. Now all you have to do is pick the perfect computer for you from the literally hundreds of options out there. No big deal, right? Right? In reality, picking a new computer can be a daunting task, especially if you aren’t particularly tech savvy. With that in mind, today’s post…

Phone Medics Plus: The Difference Is Clear

When you walk into our repair facility, one of the first things you’ll notice is that we have an open floor plan. Just standing in the doorway, you can see nearly the entire shop. What you may not realize is that this is pretty unique in the repair industry. When you take your phone, tablet, or computer to most other repair shops, they take it away into the back to…

Tech Tip Thursday: Best Password Managers

In a previous article we talked a lot about passwords - how to create strong passwords, how to recover lost passwords, and why you should use a password manager. In today’s post, we’re going to elaborate on that last point a little bit by giving you a rundown of some of the best password management options out there. Browsers Before we get into popular third party password management options, it’s…