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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Back to School apps for 2014

Written by on August 13, 2014 in PC Mike's NBC-TV stories with 2 Comments

It’s back to school time across the US. And as today’s high tech students return to the classrooms, there’s some handy apps to make the return to studying more efficient and manageable. For iPhone and iPad users, the iStudiez app is a great organizational tool for high school and college students who have to juggle […]

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Protect yourself against hackers

Written by on August 6, 2014 in PC Mike's NBC-TV stories with 2 Comments

The massive theft of over a BILLION email accounts by a Russian hacker gang has Internet security experts scrambing and ordinary online users wondering what they can do to protect themselves. I have these suggestions. The very first thing Internet users need to do is change their passwords. Use a program called Last Pass to […]

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Garden help apps

Written by on July 23, 2014 in PC Mike's NBC-TV stories with 0 Comments

How does your garden grow? It’s time to start harvesting those vegetables we’ve been growing all season. Even if we’re not a gardener, chances are that sumptuous summer produce is showing up on store shelves. I have some apps to suggest that will help you get the most from your garden’s bounty. As those great […]

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First Aid Apps

Written by on July 16, 2014 in PC Mike's NBC-TV stories with 0 Comments

Summertime is the busy time… for travel, outdoor fun and…. Accidents. The experts tell us the warm weather months are when most accidental injuries occur. That’s why it makes good sense to have some first aid apos on our smartphones and tablets. The first app I recommend is the Red Cross First Aid App. It […]

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