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.

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Apps to help with social distancing

Apps to help with social distancing

As social distancing restrictions continue to generally loosen across the U.S., experts advise people to continue the practice in the near-term. As PC Mike Wendland reports, using the right app can help you continue safe distancing without losing your connection to others. Zello turns your smartphone into a walkie-talkie and works anywhere in the world […]

Running apps for summer 2020

Running apps for summer 2020

With limited options for indoor exercise these days, many are taking their running to the streets. As PC Mike Wendland reports, a number of apps can help you, whether just getting started or training for a longer race like a 5K. Human is great app for beginners who need a strong motivator. The app works in […]

Cooking Apps for summer

Cooking Apps for summer

We’re spending a lot more time these days eating at home, but that doesn’t mean you can’t mix it up with new and interesting dishes. As PC Mike Wendland reports, a number of apps can help with amazing recipes and more. Tasty offers more than 3,000 recipes right at your fingertips. The app features an […]

Astronomy Apps to identify stars and plantets

Astronomy Apps to identify stars and plantets

There are thousands and thousands of apps, but some of the most popular continue to be those that can be used for stargazing. If you’re looking for an app that will help you learn — and continue social distancing — PC Mike Wendland has three great choices. Sky Guide just keeps getting better and better – […]

Garage Sale Apps

Garage Sale Apps

We’re heading into what is normally garage sale season, but things are obviously different this year as a result of the current coronavirus pandemic. But if you really need a garage sale-type fix, PC Mike Wendland has a few buying and selling apps you might want to consider. Mercari is a fast and easy way […]