Author Archive: Mike Wendland
Mike is a veteran journalist whose video "PC Mike" reports have been distributed weekly to all 215 NBC-TV stations since 1994, making him one of the most experienced tech reporters in the country. His tech stories and videos have appeared on MSNBC, CNBC, the Today Show, The New York Times, USA Today and in numerous national newspapers and magazines. In addition to the PC Mike tech blog, he also publishes the Roadtreking.com RV Travel Blog in which he travels North America in an RV reporting about interesting people and places.
Has Apple lost its Mojo? PC Mike thinks so. And Microsoft seems to have stolen it away. In this episode of the podcast, Mike outlines some of the problems and issues Apple has been having lately, many centered around a general lack of innovation. Mike is so disappointed that he’s actually thinking of changing his […]
It’s fall, cold weather is on the way and it’s time to do things to get ready for winter like change our furnace filters and other basic maintenance. But there are all kinds of other ways we need to practice regular home upkeep and with the help of some handy apps, we can be reminded […]
You may be on the fence about using mobile pay with your smartphone, but consider this: Mobile pay is safer, can be used in more places now than ever, and can save you money. Still, you probably have a ton of questions about how mobile pay actually works – like what’s the difference between Apple Pay, […]
Halloween is just around the corner and folks are shopping for their pumpkins. Why settle for the same old carved face this year? I’ve found some great places on the Web that can help turn your Jack-0-Lantern into a spooky work of art. Before you start carving that pumpkin, check out Extreme Pumpkins, a website […]
From vitamins and dietary supplements to life-saving medications, chances are most of us are regularly taking pills of some sort. Managing them doesn’t have to be a big job, though, thanks to a growing number of apps developed to help. A new report from the IMS Institute for Healthcare says the three most popular are: […]