Send Free Text Messages Without WiFi or Data Plan Using These Bluetooth Messaging Apps

Put Your Device's Bluetooth Function to Work

Most tech devices these days are Bluetooth-enabled, but what many may not know is that feature can be used to send free texts, photos, and videos – without the need for a data plan or even available WiFi network. Jott is one of the hottest and most popular Bluetooth-based messaging apps, especially with students because of […]

Bluetooth Messaging Apps

PC Mike Podcast 21: Oh No! I’ve Been Robbed!

Thieves Took All of PC Mike's Tech Gear From His Van

The PC Mike Techcast has taken a few weeks off, but not by choice – it was because a couple of thugs stole PC Mike’s tech gear at the very start of a cross-country RVing adventure. It only took a few minutes, too. The bad guys took computers, cameras, recording equipment, and more, essentially turning […]

The Bad Guys Have Plans for Your Tech

Keep Track of Family and Friends: Location Sharing Apps

New Features Mean They Keep Getting Better and Better

They’re called location sharing apps and the premise is simple: you and all your friends and family share where each other are at any time, cutting out the need to keep checking email or sending text messages back-and-forth. They are a kind of app that continues to get better as tech evolves. Here’s three of the […]

Location Sharing Apps

Summer Safety: Apps To Avoid Overheating, Sunburn, and Dehydration

The Sun is Not Always Your Friend

We’re getting into the thick of the summer season, but good summer times can quickly take a turn for the worse if the right precautions aren’t taken, leaving you dehydrated, sunburnt, or just plain nauseous from overdoing it in the heat. But with the right apps you can avoid big trouble in the summer. If […]

Apps to stay safe and cool in the summer sun