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 for your movie watching

Apps for your movie watching

With the advent and growth of streaming TV and movie services like Netflix and Hulu, it can be a bit overwhelming to find your favorite things to watch. Several apps, however, can make it easy, as PC Mike Wendland shows us in this week’s report. ReelGood tracks about 250 streaming video sources, like Netflix, Amazon […]

By September 20, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
Walkie-Talkie Apps

Walkie-Talkie Apps

The devastation of Hurricane Harvey and Hurricane Irma has pulled walkie-talkie apps into the spotlight as an effective, quick way to communicate during an emergency. PC Mike Wendland has details on three you might want to consider downloading so you can be prepared, too. The Zello app has been cited specifically as a “life-saver” in […]

By September 13, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
Learning apps for students

Learning apps for students

Students are getting back into the swing of this whole school thing for the year, but sometimes it’s what they do outside of the classroom that can make the biggest difference while in it. PC Mike Wendland has three such back-to-school apps for elementary-, middle-, and high school-aged students. TeachMe: Kindergarten is a great app […]

By September 6, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
Buying event tickets onlne

Buying event tickets onlne

Finding tickets to sporting, concert, and theater events used to take a lot more effort than it does these days. In fact, PC Mike Wendland is here with three apps to show you it’s as easy as tapping a few buttons. StubHub allows users to buy and sell tickets in the world’s largest ticket marketplace […]

The latest in Group Chat Apps

The latest in Group Chat Apps

PC MIKE segment for week of Aug. 23, 2017 WEBSITES WeChat: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/wechat/id414478124?mt=8 WhatsApp: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/whatsapp-messenger/id310633997?mt%3D8 Line: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/line/id443904275?mt%3D8 ANCHOR LEAD-IN Your ads will be inserted here byEasy Plugin for AdSense.Please go to the plugin admin page toPaste your ad code OR Suppress this ad slot. Texting is a common way people communicate these days, but did you […]