Thursday, August 29, 2013

Are You Surfing the Social Media Wave (Or Are You Too Far Ahead or Behind)? - Business 2 Community

Business 2 Community

Are You Surfing the Social Media Wave (Or Are You Too Far Ahead or Behind)?
Business 2 Community
There are plenty of crumbs cleaning up after markets that are well past their primes — in fact, there are still thousands of people who support obsolete tech. Typewriter repair shops, print shops, printer repair teams, vacuum repair shops, and so ...



IT Girl - Graduation, guided tours and the generation gap. - The Yorker (blog)

The Yorker (blog)

IT Girl - Graduation, guided tours and the generation gap.
The Yorker (blog)
I am now generally self-sufficient on some tasks (mainly printer repair and Windows 7 upgrades) and have got paperwork filing down pat. Over the next few weeks I'll hopefully get to see more of the site, including the Diamond Synchrotron, and actually ...



Cheeky finger and valuable lesson for PFJ - Recruiter

Cheeky finger and valuable lesson for PFJ
Recruiter
Commenting on LinkedIn, Mitch Sullivan, owner of FastTrack Recruitment and part-time recruitment manager at printer repair and maintance firm Laserlife, suggests that PFJ “handled the fall-out pretty well”. And Alex Charraudeau, who works as a media ...



Wednesday, August 28, 2013

Sour experience inspires Simple Computer Repair - Las Vegas Review-Journal

Las Vegas Review-Journal

Sour experience inspires Simple Computer Repair
Las Vegas Review-Journal
Jim Brock's Simple Computer Repair embraces three core values: no opinions on electronic brands, no speculation on problems without investigation and no geek speak. 8776280-1-150007.jpg?itok=KAZxGrkq 8776279-0-150007.jpg?itok=2UUIm0qU.



Mojo Donuts Free Today at Preemo Computer Repair Near UM - Miami New Times (blog)

Mojo Donuts Free Today at Preemo Computer Repair Near UM
Miami New Times (blog)
Donuts are cool. Don't let anyone tell you otherwise. If you agree with this statement, then you should show everyone you mean it by snagging a free one at Mojo Donuts when they come to Miami this morning. Starting at 8 a.m. they will start their ...



Computer Repair Co. To Pay $2.4M To Settle Wage Suit - Law360 (subscription)

Computer Repair Co. To Pay $2.4M To Settle Wage Suit
Law360 (subscription)
Law360, New York (August 23, 2013, 4:38 PM ET) -- Computer repair company Qualxserv LLC has agreed to pay $2.4 million to settle a class action brought by two former employees who claimed the company owed them unpaid wages, according to a motion ...



Gunman Kills Computer Repair Worker Inside Brooklyn Shop: Police - NBC New York

NBC New York

Gunman Kills Computer Repair Worker Inside Brooklyn Shop: Police
NBC New York
Police are looking for the gunman who walked into a computer repair shop in Brooklyn and killed a worker inside. Mohamed Bilal, 29, was repairing a cell phone inside the New Attitude repair shop on New Lots Avenue in East New York Monday afternoon ...



Brooklyn Man Charged in Computer Repair Shop Slaying: Police - NBC New York

NBC New York

Brooklyn Man Charged in Computer Repair Shop Slaying: Police
NBC New York
Twenty-four-year-old Robert Bullock, of Brooklyn, is charged with murder, attempted robbery and criminal possession of a weapon in the death of 32-year-old Mohamed Bilal Monday afternoon at the New Attitude computer repair shop in East New York.
Arrest made in shooting death of Brooklyn store employeeMetro.us
Funeral service held for Mohamed Bilal, fatally shot during robbery attempt in ...News 12 Brooklyn
Married father of a 2-month-old son shot dead in broad daylight after 'moving ...Daily Mail

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Cops: Suspect stole computer back from repair shop - Citizens Voice

Cops: Suspect stole computer back from repair shop
Citizens Voice
First he hired PC Services WB Computer Repair to fix his laptop. Then Basheir F. Edwards returned six days later, put a gun in the owner's face and stole back his own computer, according to Wilkes-Barre police. Officers were able to identify Edwards ...



Computer repair shops adjust as desktops continue decline - Scranton Times-Tribune

Scranton Times-Tribune

Computer repair shops adjust as desktops continue decline
Scranton Times-Tribune
With smartphones and tablets dropping in price, those in the computer repair business expect to see sales of the traditional personal computer continue to decline. Laptops are very popular among students, Mr. Andrews said, but schools and businesses ...



Computer repair is McRae's specialty - Reno Gazette Journal

Computer repair is McRae's specialty
Reno Gazette Journal
He has more than 20 years of computer repair experience, working with all types of software and said he has repaired almost every kind of laptop and computer system made during the past 20 years. McRae worked many long hours while living in Southern ...



On the move: CSU grad starts Campus West computer repair shop - The Coloradoan

On the move: CSU grad starts Campus West computer repair shop
The Coloradoan
Colorado State University student James Atkinson recently turned his knowledge of computers into a new business venture. Affordable Computer Services recently opened at 1205 W. Elizabeth St., Unit D, directly west of CSU in Fort Collins. Atkinson, 20 ...


Sunday, August 25, 2013

Cops: Suspect stole computer back from repair shop - Citizens Voice

Cops: Suspect stole computer back from repair shop
Citizens Voice
First he hired PC Services WB Computer Repair to fix his laptop. Then Basheir F. Edwards returned six days later, put a gun in the owner's face and stole back his own computer, according to Wilkes-Barre police. Officers were able to identify Edwards ...



Arrest in computer repair shop theft - 13WHAM-TV

13WHAM-TV

Arrest in computer repair shop theft
13WHAM-TV
Greece, N.Y.- Greece Police arrested a man in connection with the theft of electronics from a computer repair shop in Greece Saturday morning. An Acer tablet and HP laptop were stolen from Fix My PC on West Ridge Road by two men. Police arrested John ...
Surveillance footage credited with helping cops catch alleged thief in GreeceRochester Democrat and Chronicle

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Computer repair shops adjust as desktops continue decline - Scranton Times-Tribune

Scranton Times-Tribune

Computer repair shops adjust as desktops continue decline
Scranton Times-Tribune
With smartphones and tablets dropping in price, those in the computer repair business expect to see sales of the traditional personal computer continue to decline. Laptops are very popular among students, Mr. Andrews said, but schools and businesses ...



Sour experience inspires Simple Computer Repair - Las Vegas Review-Journal

Las Vegas Review-Journal

Sour experience inspires Simple Computer Repair
Las Vegas Review-Journal
Jim Brock's Simple Computer Repair embraces three core values: no opinions on electronic brands, no speculation on problems without investigation and no geek speak. 8776280-1-150007.jpg?itok=KAZxGrkq 8776279-0-150007.jpg?itok=2UUIm0qU.



On the move: CSU grad stats Campus West computer repair shop - The Coloradoan

On the move: CSU grad stats Campus West computer repair shop
The Coloradoan
Colorado State University student James Atkinson recently turned his knowledge of computers into a new business venture. Affordable Computer Services recently opened at 1205 W. Elizabeth St., Unit D, directly west of CSU in Fort Collins. Atkinson, 20 ...



Computer Repair, Support Experts RESCUECOM Release 2013 Q2 Computer ... - PR Newswire (press release)

Computer Repair, Support Experts RESCUECOM Release 2013 Q2 Computer ...
PR Newswire (press release)
SYRACUSE, N.Y., Aug. 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- "Apple's performance in computer reliability demonstrated the greatest improvement over the first quarter of this year," stated David Milman, CEO of RESCUECOM. "While Apple's computer market share has ...



Computer Repair Co. To Pay $2.4M To Settle Wage Suit - Law360 (subscription)

Computer Repair Co. To Pay $2.4M To Settle Wage Suit
Law360 (subscription)
Law360, New York (August 23, 2013, 4:38 PM ET) -- Computer repair company Qualxserv LLC has agreed to pay $2.4 million to settle a class action brought by two former employees who claimed the company owed them unpaid wages, according to a motion ...



Arrest made in connection with computer repair shop theft - News 10NBC

News 10NBC

Arrest made in connection with computer repair shop theft
News 10NBC
A Greece computer repair shop manager says three people came into the shop stole thousands of dollars worth of electronics, all right in front of their security cameras. Police released the surveillance video from the robbery over the weekend. On ...


Saturday, August 24, 2013

Computer theft jeopardizes Advocate patient data - Bloomington Pantagraph

NBC Chicago

Computer theft jeopardizes Advocate patient data
Bloomington Pantagraph
NORMAL — Advocate Medical Group patients in Central Illinois are among those whose personal information may be at risk after four computers were stolen in a burglary of an Advocate administrative building in Park Ridge. How many Central Illinois ...
Personal Info of 4M Patients Stolen in Computer HeistNBC Chicago

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Computer Bugs and Squirrels: A History of Nasdaq's Woes - New York Times

New York Times

Computer Bugs and Squirrels: A History of Nasdaq's Woes
New York Times
1994: Another squirrel, and computer bugs | After running for years without interruption, Nasdaq suffered a series of technical breakdowns that summer. To cap it off, a squirrel chewed through an electric company's power line, leading to a 34-minute ...

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Is That Quantum Computer for Real? There May Finally Be a Test - Wired

Wired

Is That Quantum Computer for Real? There May Finally Be a Test
Wired
A full-on quantum computer, if ever built, would revolutionize large swaths of computer science, running many algorithms dramatically faster, including one that could crack most encryption protocols in use today. Original story reprinted with ...



The Guardian's Computer Smash-Up Story Grows Increasingly Bizarre - Huffington Post

The Guardian's Computer Smash-Up Story Grows Increasingly Bizarre
Huffington Post
Every publication makes mistakes. Every major publication has, at some point, botched a story. But the way things are going with The Guardian as it publishes this series of Edward Snowden "bombshells," we're well beyond isolated glitches. The ...

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Thursday, August 22, 2013

British PM under pressure on Guardian computer smashing - Al-Arabiya

National Post

British PM under pressure on Guardian computer smashing
Al-Arabiya
Britain meanwhile faced fresh international criticism over both the computer incident and the detention at the weekend of David Miranda, the boyfriend of Guardian journalist Glenn Greenwald who worked with Snowden on the leaks. Miranda's lawyers said ...
NSA files: why the Guardian in London destroyed hard drives of leaked filesThe Guardian
Computer destroyed to squelch NSA stories, Guardian saysCNET (blog)
David Cameron 'sanctioned' destruction of Guardian computer equipmentTelegraph.co.uk
Register -National Post -BBC News
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Keller @ Large: Will Patrick Admit Computer Services Tax Was A Mistake? - CBS Local

Keller @ Large: Will Patrick Admit Computer Services Tax Was A Mistake?
CBS Local
There may not be all that many Shaws and Ghandis among them, but a growing number of our state legislators who last month voted to extend the 6.25% sales tax to a wide range of computer and software services – the largest tax of its kind in the country ...



Computer games + math = fun and learning in schools - The Seattle Times

Computer games + math = fun and learning in schools
The Seattle Times
Washington teacher Tammie Schrader is so enthusiastic about computer games in education that she thinks they can be used to teach programming skills that lead to college — starting in middle school. Canadian teacher Justin Holladay wrote a few simple, ...



Cast any video from your computer to your Chromecast with Fling - Phandroid.com

Cast any video from your computer to your Chromecast with Fling
Phandroid.com
Trying to master the use of your new Chromecast can be quite the task. Most users tend to stick with official devices and applications, but there is much more you can do with your streaming dongle. Fling is one of the great third-party Chromecast ...

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Teaching a computer to recognize Miley Cyrus - CNBC.com

Teaching a computer to recognize Miley Cyrus
CNBC.com
The ultimate goal of big data is to reach and perfect deep learning—when computer models analyzing massive amounts of data are so accurate they can recognize the features of various objects—cat, dog, human, even celebrity. A famous Google example is ...


Sunday, August 18, 2013

Leading Computer Repair Provider Now Offers New Jersey Data Recovery ... - PR Newswire (press release)

Leading Computer Repair Provider Now Offers New Jersey Data Recovery ...
PR Newswire (press release)
14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- New Jersey computer repair store Dave's Computers now provides fast data recovery service by first diagnosing problems with in-store hard drive diagnostic service. Employing a team of hardware and software engineers, the staff ...

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Computer Repair Offer Results in Porn Virus - Patch.com

Computer Repair Offer Results in Porn Virus
Patch.com
Is it extortion if someone offers to fix your computer, then charges more to get pornography off the site? Probably more than a few of us have felt that way when deluged with intrusive anti-virus software sales. In the case of a recent blotter item in ...

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Sour experience inspires Simple Computer Repair - Las Vegas Review-Journal

Las Vegas Review-Journal

Sour experience inspires Simple Computer Repair
Las Vegas Review-Journal
Jim Brock's Simple Computer Repair embraces three core values: no opinions on electronic brands, no speculation on problems without investigation and no geek speak. 8776280-1-150007.jpg?itok=KAZxGrkq 8776279-0-150007.jpg?itok=2UUIm0qU.



Abacus IT Computer Repair Company in West Hollywood Brings Rodent Guys ... - PR Web (press release)

Abacus IT Computer Repair Company in West Hollywood Brings Rodent Guys ...
PR Web (press release)
Rodent Guys customer service software now running on a fast and reliable network thanks to Abacus IT Computer Networking and Computer Repair of West Hollywood. Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Share on Google+ Share on LinkedIn Email a friend ...

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More complaints over computer repair offers - KTNV Las Vegas

More complaints over computer repair offers
KTNV Las Vegas
Consumer Alert. More complaints over computer repair offers. By Daniel Gutierrez. CREATED Aug. 6, 2013. Tweet; Share; Email; Print. Most of us need a professional when we have computer problems at home. But you can't be too careful about where you ...



Increase in 'computer repair scam' reported to police in Pascack Valley - NorthJersey.com

Increase in 'computer repair scam' reported to police in Pascack Valley
NorthJersey.com
Over the past month, police in several Pascack Valley towns have noticed an uptick in the number of "computer repair" scams reported by residents. Hillsdale, Park Ridge and River Vale have fielded a few complaints, while the Township of Washington has ...