Show your parents you care — tech style

It’s
highly likely that many of you, like me, are respons­ible for tech­nic­al
sup­port of your fam­il­ies’ com­puter sys­tems and inter­net con­nec­tion.
Earli­er today I found a great little micros­ite (by Google) that’ll help you suppo…

Tech with family at the holidays

This Christ­mas has prob­ably the most intens­ive tech-soaked hol­i­day peri­od I’ve had with friends and fam­ily. It was refresh­ing to see the ways that recent tech devel­op­ments have allowed us to enjoy the gath­er­ing, events, exper­i­ence and excite­ment. …more This post is an excerpt from one of my weekly posts on the Future Shop Techb­log. […]

Don’t forget your Tech Rescue Kit

This time of year many of us travel home to vis­it fam­ily. If you’re the least bit of a tech­ie, you’ll likely be called in to help someone dia­gnose some sort of com­puter prob­lem — hope­fully not very ser­i­ous. But if Uncle Billy’s com­puter ‘just stopped work­ing’ and you know you’re going to be spend­ing […]