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How to Clean the Clutter and Optimize Your Smartphone

How to Clean the Clutter and Optimize Your Smartphone

Our smartphones and tablets give us access to information and entertainment faster than ever so it can be pretty frustrating when those devices suddenly start slowing down or run low on space. Fortunately, there are some simple and effective iOS-, Android-, and Windows Phone-based apps to declutter our devices. Memory & Disk Scanner Pro is […]

PCM26 Screen Time for Kids: How Much is Too Much?

PCM26 Screen Time for Kids: How Much is Too Much?

The effects of too much screen time on kids can be serious: lost sleep, poor grades, social maladjustment, behavior problems, obesity. This list goes on and on. Then again, what are we supposed to do? Cut kids off completely? The answer, of course, is no. Rather, finding a healthy balance is more appropriate says Dr.Dimitri A. Christakis of […]

PCM23: Coincidence or Not, Computer Glitches Show We’re Too Tech-centric

PCM23: Coincidence or Not, Computer Glitches Show We’re Too Tech-centric

Were the so-called “computer glitches” this week at the New York Stock Exchange, United Airlines, and Wall Street Journal all purely coincidental or not? We’ll probably never know, but the bigger question is – does it matter? Fact is, it shows you how dependent we are on technology and how a coordinated hacking event could cause […]

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 →
Santa Apps for Christmas 2014

Santa Apps for Christmas 2014

Christmas is right around the corner and if you have young ones, chances are the excitement is at a fever pitch. You can tap into that and have a lot of fun watching the sparkle in your children’s eyes through some fun apps and holiday websites. I have some suggestions. The perennial favorite Christmas site […]

By December 15, 2014 1 Comments Read More →