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5G won’t make you sick

5G won’t make you sick

Lately, and especially since the coronavirus outbreak, I've seen and heard a lot about 5G in a negative context. In the UK, people have been lighting 5G towers on fire. Even in our area, in Taylorsville, NC, a woman opened fire on cell tower workers hundreds of feet...

Our COVID-19 Response

Our COVID-19 Response

We just wanted to let everyone know that we are still open for business, ready to help you in this time of need. Despite Mecklenburg County shutting down non-essential businesses, ours is considered essential, since we provide tech help and computer repairs. But we...

We now have refurbished PCs for sale

We now have refurbished PCs for sale

We're pleased to announce that we now have refurbished desktops and laptops for sale. These machines are in great working order, have been thoroughly tested, and come pre-installed with Windows 10. This is a great way to get a good PC for a great price. We'll be...

The best Anti-virus is the one you already have

The best Anti-virus is the one you already have

A question I get asked frequently is "which anti-virus should I use?" There are so many anti-virus (A/V) software suites to choose from, and each is more expensive than the other. Plus, you see ads for them all the time, each one claiming they protect you more than...

What Apple’s $1000 monitor stand is really about

What Apple’s $1000 monitor stand is really about

A lot has been written in the last couple of weeks about Apple's new $6000 Mac Pro, its $5000 monitor, and its $1000 stand. There were even a few salty takes. Now, a lot of blogs laugh at how out of touch Apple is with consumers. And about most of Apple, I might...

Overengineering at its finest

You gotta be kidding me... I came across this video on Reddit a few days ago, and I just had to share. This is the reset procedure for a type of GE smart bulb. You'd do this procedure if your bulb stopped responding to...

Website Redesign!

Website Redesign!

We're working on a redesign of the site.  If you see anything broken, please ignore the mess. We'll be done very soon! Thanks!

Why you need a NAS

Why you need a NAS

If you're like me, you're a digital hoarder; the hard drive equivalent of the crazy lady with the newspapers stacked floor to ceiling. For some, your hoarding may come from your music collection. For others, your shutterbug streak has caused you to have pictures and...