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Several free ways to dramatically increase your wireless signal.

I’ve received numerous calls from folks living in condos in Charleston that call and want help improving their wireless reception.  Here are a few free ways you can dramatically improve the wireless reception in your home or office.

Point the antenna(s) of your device up to the ceiling.
Avoid placing your device between you and large […]

March 27th, 2011|Android, Business Productivity, Hardware, Mac, Software, Utility, Windows|

AT&T Unadvertised Loophole That Allows Unlimited iPhone Data Usage

In an attempt to compete with Verizon’s unlimited data usage plan, AT&T is now allowing subscribers that had an unlimited data plan in the past to switch back provided they had an iPhone before June, when the limited plan took effect.
As of this writing, the unlimited plan costs $30/month.  There are two limited plans, one […]

March 19th, 2011|Apple iPhone, iPod, iPad, Mac, Misc|

Own a laptop? Consider buying this …

One of my customers is Dr. William and Judy Grossman of Charleston Cardiology on Rutledge St in downtown Charleston.  Judy owns an HP laptop and her laptop’s power supply recently broke and had to be replaced.

Having an extra laptop power supply is important.  I especially recommend them to my local Charleston computer customers.

There are a […]

March 13th, 2011|Linux, Mac, Misc, Windows|

Google Tip – What time is it?

Having customers and relatives abroad, I find this Google feature most helpful.  In Google’s search box, type:

“what time is it”  – local time
“what time is it in Seoul” – local Seoul Korea time
“what time is it in Russia” – provides all time zones across Russian Federation.

Try it out:

Help! Someone’s stealing my web content and passing it off as their own.

One of my clients is Dr. Stephanie Rimka of Folly Beach and Atlanta.  I’ve helped Stephanie with computer problems in the past and have provided her some basic search engine optimization work for the business website she developed called Brain & Body Solutions in Atlanta.

Dr. Stephanie’s very knowledgeable and is a good writer.  She’s so […]

February 28th, 2011|Business Productivity, Linux, Mac, Misc, Security, Windows|

Track your missing laptop or Android phone for FREE

An acquaitance whom I run into regularly at Muddy Waters Coffee Shop in West Ashley asked me for some computer help the other day.  He was concerned about his laptop being stolen vis-a-vis the recent break-ins and crimes on James Island.  I told him various security measures including a free program he could try called Prey.  […]

February 12th, 2011|Android, Linux, Mac, Security, Software, Windows|

Free way of sharing One Keyboard & Mouse across multiple PCs.

Our family is friends with several merchants/artists who have both PC’s and Macs.  It’s inevitable that when we’re together socially, I’m asked for computer help or computer consulting and I get questions about security or how to best solve a business problem, etc.

One unique question I received was a from a designer who does […]

February 12th, 2011|Business Productivity, Linux, Mac, Software, Utility, Windows|