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  • Data Doctors: How to spot a catfish

    Online dating is so common these days, but so is online deception.
  • How and where to recycle your old electronics properly

    Where can I take my old computers and cell phones to be recycled properly?
  • Fitness technology

    With the new year comes those new years resolutions, if halfway through the month, you’re not on track, we’ve got something that can help you get back on it. While dieting is great for shedding the pounds, we all know that we have to get ourselves moving. But don’t you want to know how much […]
  • Waterproof with nano coating

    We’ve all seen it happen; an expensive phone or tablet gets dropped into a pool or sink and get’s destroyed! We all carry our smartphones and tablets with us everywhere these days and sometimes that can lead to an unintended encounter with liquids that can ruin your day There are many companies that offer expensive […]
  • Hide unused apps

    When you buy apps in the AppStore or download the free ones to your phone, your intent is usually the same. You think, wow, what a great app. I can use this thing every single day. The reality is very different. Many of us find an app, use it once or twice and then it […]
  • Report text spam

    The overwhelming majority of e-mail messages circulating the globe are junk messages trying to sell us special pills and better mortgage rates. It’s made using e-mail more of a chore than it needs to be and now the spammers are aiming for your smartphone. Text messaging spam is on the rise and no matter what […]
  • Eco-friendly cases

    If you have a smartphone or tablet, specifically iPhone or iPads, one of the nicest things about them is the slim, lightweight, and sleek designs. Protecting these very pricey devices can be challenging, some cases seal the phone in a tomb of plastic, preventing the device from ever coming in contact with anything. Others offer […]
  • CES Ultra HDTV

    Today’s HDTV is starting to look like yesterday’s black & white, so  what’s the next big thing in TV? It’s time to Listen, Laugh and Learn with this Data Doctors Consumer Electronics Show Tech Tip. It’s called Ultra HDTV, and it’s going to make your current TV look like a dinosaur. When HDTV came out, […]
  • CES flexible smartphone screens

    Smartphones are great, until you drop them, and if you’re wearing those skin tight jeans, good luck sitting down with one in your back pocket. It’s time to Listen, Laugh and Learn with this Data Doctors Consumer Electronics Show Tech Tip. While these compact computing devices have made life more convenient, the price of convenience […]
  • CES 3D printers

    Remember when flat screens were tens of thousands of dollars, or when the average consumer couldn’t afford a laser printer at home? It’s time to Listen, Laugh and Learn with this Data Doctors Consumer Electronics Show Tech Tip. Over the last couple of years, you may have been hearing about these new devices called 3-D […]
  • CES Bluetooth speakers

    We all have laptops, tablets, smart phones, the list is endless. Everyone of these devices comes loaded with our music, movies and everything we need to entertain us. Small screens with high-resolution graphics are great, but the sound, not so much. It’s time to Listen, Laugh and Learn with this Data Doctors Consumer Electronics Show […]
  • CES Android cameras

    It’s part Android phone, part digital camera… not the other way around. It’s time to Listen, Laugh and Learn with this Data Doctors Consumer Electronics Show Tech Tip. As the new year is underway, you are going to see some pretty cool electronic devices. These days, everyone takes pictures with their smart phones, but what […]
  • Force Siri to use Google

    If you use an iPhone, you already know how bad the mapping system is. When Apple released their new operating system, people were outraged at the loss of Google maps. It’s time to Listen, Laugh and Learn with another Data Doctors Tech Tip. In fact, this tech tip is so quick and easy, you can […]
  • Google Translate For Mobile

    In a previous Tech Tip, we told you how to read foreign signs. But what about having a conversation with someone? There’s an app for that, and it’s free. It’s called Google Translate for Mobile. The app is available for Android and iOS phones. Google Translate will translate text to speech. You can type in […]
  • Transferring files from infected PC to new PC

    I have an old computer with (Windows) XP that is running very slow (I think it has a virus). I would like to get a new computer and transfer things to the new computer but I'm afraid it will transfer the virus. What should I do?