Investing in Young People’s Potential in Tech

It’s important that we bring the potential of technology to our young people for their (and our) future.

As Best Buy and Geek Squad bring more teen tech centers online, here is what they’ve learned: The Gift Of Insight: Five Lessons In Preparing Youth For A Tech-Reliant Future.

Sub-$200 Back to School Laptops

It’s time for college students to be gearing up for another school year.

Bill Wills of WTAM 1100 Newsradio and I discussed Back to School tech, including the recent trend of sub-$200 laptops.

College students can find a number of great deals by visiting the Best Buy Back to School site.

Netgear Nighthawk DST Tech Tips

A video how-to on setting up the Netgear Nighthawk DST router that I helped with. I am the Online Support Agent connecting via remote chat shown in the video.

The interesting bit is that I was literally remote in this case. The video was filmed in a studio in Minnesota, I was connecting in via Ohio.

Cut the Cable, Keep Your Favorite Shows

Family time around the TV

As consumers, you’re probably looking at the best ways to not only shrink your monthly bills, but get the most flexibility over your entertainment. For many, this means looking at “cord-cutting” by replacing an expensive cable package with online streaming services like Netflix, Hulu and more.

Geek Squad Agent Woodworth and I spoke to the Chicago Tribune about things to know when considering cutting that cable cord.