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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First impressions of the iPhone 6 Plus

First impressions of the iPhone 6 Plus

Written by on September 25, 2014 in Gadgets and Gear with 0 Comments

That’s my old iPhone 5 on the left. The new gigantic iPhone 6 Plus on the right. For as 10 million other people have done over the past two weeks, I’ve upgraded to the new and very large iPhone 6 Plus. It’s massive 5.5 inch size was a big reason. I spend a lot of […]

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Fall color apps

Written by on September 24, 2014 in PC Mike's NBC-TV stories with 1 Comment

The annual fall foliage show is now underway as trees across North America begin turning color. Our tech guru PC Mike Wendland has some online resources available that can make your fall color roadtrips even more fun. The original fall foliage app is Leaf Peeper. It used to be heavily tilted only towards the New […]

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My favorite iOS 8 features for older iPhones

Written by on September 24, 2014 in PC Mike's NBC-TV stories with 0 Comments

The new iPhone 6 is about to be showing up at stores and at the doorstep of those who ordered early but – since Wednesday Sept. 17 – the new iOS 8 operating system for all iPhone sold after 2010 has been available for a free download. Here are three three of my favorite things this new operating system […]

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Trade in your old iPhone for the new one

Written by on September 10, 2014 in PC Mike's NBC-TV stories with 2 Comments

The new iPhone 6 and 6 Plus are now being preordered and lots of people are wondering what to do with their old phones. That’s where online trade-in sites come in. Here’s how you can exchange our old phone for cash so you can buy new ones. Gazelle is one of the most popular electronics […]

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