Category Archives: Buying Advice

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Patience With Wearable Technology: The New Apple Watch

Today, Apple generated excitement with it’s watch and the new iPhone 6. As with any product, unless you are one of those that has to be the first to have something new no matter what, be patient. Apple needs to have a good product rollout. In recent years, it’s been suspect with unexpected glitches and […]

Laptop. Tablet, or Chromebook: What Do I Choose?

Hello, Do you feel like your confused about what to purchase? There is a lot of misinformation in advertising. The manufacturers of tablets are counting on this and that includes Microsoft. There is no tablet that has the computing power of the Intel “i” CPUs found in laptops, has the graphics power, or has the […]

XP Support Is Ending in April: It’s Time To Move Forward

Hello, Just in case you hadn’t heard. Microsoft will stop supporting Windows XP. The date appears to be April 8th. This means Microsoft will not provide anymore updates. It will become a non-supported operating system. All operating systems eventually come to an end life. If  you have not switched to a newer system, then, the […]

Who I Write For

Hello, As I have stated in earlier posts, this blog is for the average everyday computer user. I focus the content and my writing style to those who don’t have the time for tech speak. I find that people want to learn, but just don’t have the time. So, that’s where I step in. There’s […]

What’s Wrong With Apple? How to survive and get out of single digits.

Hello, I have written before on the impact or lack of impact of Macs in the marketplace. Before I continue, I am a Windows user and a Mac user. I service Windows PCs and Macs. So, I think I have some objectivity in this area. The simple truth about the Windows versus Mac debate is […]

Christmas Eve Accessability

I have a busy day tomorrow. However, I will do my best to return any messages as quick as I am able especially concerning last minute buying advice.

Wow! Too Much Conflicting Information On What To Buy

With less than a week before Christmas, you will see “fantastic” offers for a lot of tech products. This can be overwhelming to experienced as well as inexperienced tech users. My favorite website for referring people for detailed help is the Buying Guides page on Kim Komando’s website http://www.komando.com/buyguide/. She has evaluating and writing about computers […]