New Years Resolutions

7 New Years Resolutions to make for your PC

New Years Resolutions are everywhere this time of year. Everyone else makes them, but when it comes down to actually doing it, people rarely follow through. Those of us that frequent our local gym, will have it inundated with people for the first month, maybe two,  and then like magic, everyone is gone. So why don't people just make New Years Resolutions that they can stick to? Things that are easy, and that don't take a ton of your [...]

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Merry Christmas To All from Geek Choice!

Geek Choice would like to take this time to wish all of you and your families a Merry Christmas! We hope all is well and everyone stays safe this holiday. Lets hope that Santa was nice and got you a fancy new tech gadget, or a new computer! If you are having any issues with your new technology device feel free to call us. Our call center is open all day today and we are available for service calls [...]

Holiday Bargains

Where have all the holiday bargains gone?

With Christmas only a few days away, HOPEFULLY, you have gotten all of the Holiday shopping done for the tech-lover in your life. Popular tech items are typically high ticket items, such as HDTV s, cameras, laptops, tablets, and smartphones and we all are looking for bargains in today’s economy. So, what are we to do? Below are some tips that can help you find the bargains when purchasing these items, as well as help you get a head [...]

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iOS 8 is out for your Old device too

So all the rage today is going to be about the iPhone 6. I know it, you know it, but fret not, ye who are not eligible for an upgrade on their iPhone 5S, it's not all that bad.  iOS 8 is here for all iPhone models. I am currently downloading it for my iPhone 5s, and I am boiling with excitement. Honestly the only difference that we are going to see between my old iPhone and the new [...]


Get a Free Year of LastPass Premium!

You heard it right " Get a free year of LastPass Premium!" If you are like me you have a ton of user names and passwords, on a lot of different sites. Using the same user name and password over and over is not only stupid, but it is dangerous and impossible. Every site has different naming rules for your passwords, must have 1 capital letter, needs a symbol, can't have a symbol, needs a number and a capital letter, [...]

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Top 5 Reasons You Need a Computer Repair Man

#1- You've Been Searching for Hours, but still can't find the "Any" Key Chances are if you think that the "any" key exists, when you get hit with a virus, you're not going to be able to remove it yourself. And to the best of our knowledge here the "tab" key never dispenses soda, as awesome as that would be. If you are having problems setting up a new computer, Geek Choice is the one to call! #2 Someone told you [...]

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Yahoo Email Service Stops in China

Suppose you go to check your email. And you can't because it's blocked. It's blocked because you provider stopped service. But you're not the only one. You find out everyone in your neighborhood, and eventually, everyone in your nation can no longer use a certain email provider. This isn't a movie plot. It's really happening in China. Yahoo email in China is now no more. An announcement was made in April, so at least people had time to prepare. But [...]

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Dropbox Acquires Mailbox

In this era of constant merges, like US Airways acquiring American Airlines, another one has happened. I'm not that happy about this one. The app Mailbox, which helps me organize my email, is merging into Dropbox, an app that makes sharing pictures and files easier. I like both these apps, so why am I not happy? It's my fear that this merging is going to ruin the quality of both Dropbox and Mailbox. I guess Dropbox has that power; this young company is worth $4 billion dollars, [...]

Down goes Gmail! Down goes Gmail!

Hopefully someone reading my blog gets the subject reference today. Google has reported that Monday a small amount of users logged into to see something very scary! No mail in their inbox. Not just that but any archives as well. The big sigh to take from all of this is the data was never truly lost. In a state on Google’s blog they reported what had happened and reassured everyone that everything was fine [...]

Optimize your Email

Email is the center of the work place, the tool that replaces the phone, and the communicator which connects people around the world. Even old folks got into it making life much more enjoyable sending emails to relatives and friends, especially forwards: my grandfather loves those. How did email come to be, and more importantly, how did it come to be such a Fustercluck!? Back in the day, let's say the 1970's before crack-cocaine hit, electronic mail was sent to [...]

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