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Dirty desktop computer

Physical clean out of PC desktop – PC cleaning NYC service

February 16th, 2017 by Joe Silverman

We’ve all heard of a PC tune-up, but what about an old fashioned PC desktop clean-up?  Just as it sounds, this is about rolling up your sleeves and getting rid of those nasty dust bunnies. Who cares?  Well, with enough dust and lack of PC love, your computer could actually short out.  Really?  Yes, really!…

Wireless signal in home

Wireless dead spots in your home. How to fix your NYC Internet home issue?

February 15th, 2017 by Joe Silverman

Your wireless Internet works well in most of your home.  But, there’s always that one room where the signal is weak.  And it’s probably the room you need it most in whether your bedroom, living room, or maybe the bathroom. What can you do to resolve your wireless dead spots in your home: First, put…

Best Valentine’s Day Dating Apps – Top 3 Dating Apps

February 14th, 2017 by Joe Silverman

We’ve all heard of Tinder, or shall we say the hook-up app.  You’re probably all sick and tired of Tinder so I’m here to help you find out the best Valentine’s Day dating apps.  And sorry ladies, I’m off the market if you’re wondering.  But, don’t worry, there are others to seek and find. Here…

Windows update problems

Windows updates don’t stop downloading and installing. Should I turn off my computer?

February 13th, 2017 by Joe Silverman

Microsoft is a big fan of installing its own Windows updates.  Even when you buy a new computer, there is that little Windows updates icon on the bottom-right of your computer begging you to download and install them.  But, what happens when your computer restarts to Windows updates installing and you can’t log into your…

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Funniest 2017 Super Bowl Commercial

February 6th, 2017 by Joe Silverman

So, I really wanted to make note of the Doritos commercial that really became a commercial for Amazon’s Alexa that then requested more Doritos from Amazon Air.   Yes, I got confused what the commercial was for.  But one thing is clear:  Amazon killed it during the Super Bowl with it’s Amazon Alexa commercials.  And then,…

Email icons

Is Thunderbird better than Outlook? – Outlook vs. Thunderbird

February 1st, 2017 by Joe Silverman

If you’re using Outlook and becoming bored or having email issues, you may have thought of jumping ship.  What can you use? Another solid desktop software for email is Thunderbird.  Surely, you can scrap all software and just use Gmail, Yahoo, or another web-interface email.  Less is more, yah? Is Thunderbird better than Outlook? So,…

dropbox

New Dropbox for 2017. What’s new? Should I use Dropbox now?

January 31st, 2017 by Joe Silverman

Dropbox has always been one of those road bumps I’ve used for online storage.  I say road bumps because I have used it in the past and still have a 1GB free online storage I use at home for documents, but will I use it as my bread-and-butter, go-to online storage account.  So, it was…

2017 Computer Insurance Special

January 30th, 2017 by Joe Silverman

Alright, it’s the last days of January which means you have a limited time to sign up for the 2017 Computer Insurance Special. The special is $125 for all the tech repairs you ask for in 2017.  Not bad, right?  What’s the catch?  No catch.  The only restriction is that it applies to labor or…

Apple TV

When’s the Apple iTV set coming out?

January 26th, 2017 by Joe Silverman

Is that on your mind like it is for me?  When is the Apple TV coming out?  What’s the next Apple product going to be?  A better question is: When is there going to be a new Apple product? Apple has certainly rested its laurels on the iPhone.  Hey, wouldn’t you?  It’s the best product…