My iPhone5 was introduced to my driveway.

September 7, 2013 | By Mike Nencetti | No Comments | Filed in: iPhone.

Unfortunately when I purchased my iPhone 5, I chose an inexpensive case. It took close to a year, but I finally dropped it on concrete. Yes it still worked. No damage to the frame. I did not have a screen protector. I used the phone in its cracked condition for 2 days, until I had • Read More »

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Roku Vs. Apple TV

May 5, 2013 | By Mike Nencetti | No Comments | Filed in: Uncategorized.

We have 2 TVs – an older 32″ LG and a newer 42″ LG. The 32″ is in our bedroom and the 42″ is in the loft, AKA Man-Cave. The older 32″ TV has worked great with Apple TV.  The newer 42″ works well with a Roku HD.  I had to switch the units because Apple • Read More »

Apple MobileDeviceService taking 50% of CPU after installing Kapersky

April 24, 2013 | By Mike Nencetti | No Comments | Filed in: Windows 8.

I installed Kapersky Internet Security on my Windows 8 PC. It had been running Windows Defender. The installation went fine. I removed the vulnerabilities reported by Kaspersky, no viruses. The next day I had my first issue with this new software. Applications like FireFox would not launch. The CPU was at 100%.  50% was being used by Kaspersky, the other • Read More »

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Youtube Test

April 21, 2013 | By Mike Nencetti | No Comments | Filed in: Uncategorized.

This is just a Youtube test.  Just some singing birds. Testing to see how WordPress handles the link. Apparently this only works when you remove the hyperlink in the post. Mike

Surface Pro Review

March 12, 2013 | By Mike Nencetti | No Comments | Filed in: Uncategorized.

An ongoing review of the Surface Pro. The initial post was after using it for 1 week. I am occasionally updating this review. I will have to eventually stop the updates, or the review will look like a cluttered closet. Install –  if you have an Outlook.com account,  you can be up and running on • Read More »

Netgear N600 WNDR3400 Troubleshooting Tip

March 3, 2013 | By Mike Nencetti | No Comments | Filed in: Uncategorized.

About once a week my Netgear N600 WNDR3400 would experience WiFi issues. I recently purchased this router refurbished for 40$, so I was worried it may be bad. A few times a minute WiFi would drop from my iPhone and iPad Mini. Both WiFi webcams stopped communicating, rebooting did not fix them. After a few • Read More »