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PCM31: Breaking Down Apple’s ‘Incredible’ Yawner of an Event

PCM31: Breaking Down Apple’s ‘Incredible’ Yawner of an Event

Apple CEO Tim Cook promised “monster news” at the beginning of the company’s big event this week – and we’re still waiting. That’s because instead of monster announcements, we mostly received details about updates for Apple Watch, the iPad line, the all-new Apple TV, and the new iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus. Now, that isn’t to […]

By September 10, 2015 0 Comments Read More →
PCM009 PC Mike Podcast: Forget Wall St., What Apple’s Success Means to YOU!

PCM009 PC Mike Podcast: Forget Wall St., What Apple’s Success Means to YOU!

Ever since becoming the company to make the most money ever during a three-month period, everyone’s been talking Apple. But here’s the thing: A lot of the discussion has been centered on Wall Street as opposed to the view from Main Street – what Apple’s success as a business means to the consumers who actually buy Apple products […]

By February 6, 2015 0 Comments Read More →
007PCM How Streaming Media Will Change Your World

007PCM How Streaming Media Will Change Your World

Streaming media delivers a lot more choice and flexibility when it comes to consuming content, but it’s also creating a ton of media hype and confusion. So says Dan Rayburn, executive vice president of StreamingMedia.com and principal analyst at Frost & Sullivan, on this week’s PC Mike Podcast. “The thing we’re seeing in the market […]

By January 23, 2015 0 Comments Read More →
PCM004 Podcast: Why Apple Watch Will Flop and Other Tech Predictions for 2015

PCM004 Podcast: Why Apple Watch Will Flop and Other Tech Predictions for 2015

It’s a new year and in this New Year Episode of the PC Mike podcast, I preview the tech trends that will be shaping 2015, from Apple Watch to the apps that can help us keep our new year resolutions when it comes to losing weight and getting in shape. Plus, I have a really nifty […]

PCM003 Podcast: A Look at 2014 Tech – From Best to Google Glass

PCM003 Podcast: A Look at 2014 Tech – From Best to Google Glass

In this episode of the PC Mike Podcast, I reveal my choice of the worst tech gadget of 2014 – Google Glass. Google Glass sucks. There’s just no way to make this turkey look good. It’s the worst tech gadget I’ve used used this year, shelling out $1,500 for it just 11 months ago. It […]

By December 26, 2014 0 Comments Read More →
Avoid fat-fingered mistakes with boilerplate copy

Avoid fat-fingered mistakes with boilerplate copy

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.

By October 26, 2014 4 Comments Read More →
Tips: Top Kid-Friendly, Boredom-Battling Apps

Tips: Top Kid-Friendly, Boredom-Battling Apps

If you’re a parent and have a smartphone or tablet, your kids probably know how to use it better than you do. I have some suggestions that will help you spend quality time with your kids and turn any night into family night by finding the best apps for young people. Apps for kids are […]

Best Bicycling Apps

Best Bicycling Apps

Summer is get outside an play time and as warm weather finally sweeps across the country, lots of folks are taking to two wheeled transportation and the sport and pastime of cycling. I have some special apps can help help you get even more from bicycling.. Whether for recreation or transportation – earlier this month […]

It’s Time! Best Gardening Apps for 2014

It’s Time! Best Gardening Apps for 2014

With warm weather and spring now in full bloom, it’s time to get serious about our gardens. Growing fresh vegetables is fun and healthy and I have some apps for smartphones and tablets that will help your garden grow like you really have a green thumb. My favorite app this year is the Organic Gardening […]

Best to-do list managers

Best to-do list managers

Here’s a test: Ask someone how things are going? Chances are they’ll say something like “fine, but busy.” We are all busy and our to-do lists keep getting longer! But the right to-do list can make all the difference. Here are three of my favorite task managing apps to help you take control of your […]