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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Photo and Video slideshow apps

Photo and Video slideshow apps

Most of our smartphones are full of photos and videos taken on the fly, and if you ever wished you could do more with them, you aren’t alone. One great option is to turn your photos into a video slideshow and PC Mike Wendland has three great apps to help you do just that. Lomotif […]

By February 20, 2019 0 Comments Read More →
Apps to make you happy

Apps to make you happy

Winter can leave people feeling tired, run down, and just plain crabby. However, there are apps that can help turn that frown upside down — and a whole lot more —  as PC Mike Wendland reports. The app called Happify includes games and activities proven effective in helping users become happier and more optimistic. Set […]

By February 13, 2019 0 Comments Read More →
2019 Tax Prep Apps

2019 Tax Prep Apps

Whether it’s the thought of doing taxes on your own or having a preparer’s help, this time of year can cause a lot of stress and worry. But as PC Mike Wendland reports, using the right app can make filing your taxes as simple as taking a picture and answering a few questions on your […]

By February 6, 2019 0 Comments Read More →
Apps to record your smartphone screen

Apps to record your smartphone screen

From making YouTube videos to editing home movies shot on your smartphone or tablet, there are a lot of reasons people want to record their screens. As PC Mike Wendland reports, using the right app can make it easy. Here’s the video: With one tap, Record It!  lets you iOS users record your entire screen, […]

By January 30, 2019 0 Comments Read More →
Fast web browsers for smartphones

Fast web browsers for smartphones

Your smartphone came with an internet browser built-in, but there are many reasons you might want to consider switching to a different one, including using less data. PC Mike Wendland brings you three apps that you might want to consider using when surfing the web. Opera Mini runs flawlessly regardless of bandwidth. Pages load fast […]

By January 23, 2019 0 Comments Read More →