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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Protecting your digital assets

Written by on October 29, 2014 in PC Mike's NBC-TV stories with 0 Comments

In this information age, gathering up and securing the most important information – the critical passwords, user names, insurance, savings and important documents we have – is a vital task than many overlook. I have some suggestions on how to safeguard those digital assets. Estate Assist is a powerful tool that creates a sort of […]

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Podcasting: A Megaphone to the world

Written by on October 22, 2014 in PC Mike's NBC-TV stories with 0 Comments

Some people are calling it the Golden Age of Radio. Except it isn’t radio. It’s digital audio – podcasts. And though they’ve been around for a decade,  there’s a massive new surge in the popularity of podcasts thanks to the power of apps. The trend jumpstarted earlier this year after Apple started including it’s new […]

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Internet how-to on carving Halloween pumpkins

Written by on October 15, 2014 in PC Mike's NBC-TV stories with 1 Comment

Halloween is just around the corner and folks are shopping for their pumpkins. Why settle for the same old carved face this year? I’ve found some great places on the Web that can help turn your Jack-0-Lantern into a spooky work of art. Before you start carving that pumpkin, check out Extreme Pumpkins, a website […]

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Avoid fat-fingered mistakes with boilerplate copy

Written by on October 8, 2014 in PC Mike's NBC-TV stories with 2 Comments

We sure do a lot of typing on our various devices these days. What with email, social media postings and texting, it can be challenging to dash off replies and messages. That’s where some special apps that I have found for us this week come in so handy. I suffer from fat finger mistakes, making […]

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