The Internet of Things, Explained.

The IOT (term coined in 1999) is the name given to the interconnection of everyday devices you use such as home utilities or automobiles....

Securing Your Personal Data

Your personal data can be a valuable, but also vulnerable thing if you don't take the necessary precautions to protect it. Here is our...

Data Sharing, Is It Inevitable?

What is data? Data is being produced constantly. Every time you go on your mobile device, data is being generated. Every time we go on...

Who is Protecting my Personal Info?

Who is protecting your personal information that is being stored online? The answer is federal laws, statutory authority, and also the...

Hello, New Year!

As 2019 is finally here, we are excited about the many changes that have taken place in 2018 as a setup for this new year. Our first...

A Spill Away from Disaster

Technology is such a part of our day to day life. Often times it feels inevitable that the dog pushes your computer off your bed, your...

Windows and Mac Comparison

Windows VS Mac Comparison In general, Windows is great if you want a customized computer, or a universally compatible system. Mac is...

Building a Computer

What does it take to custom build a computer? There are five absolutely necessary parts you will need. #1: First, start out with the...

Prevention is the best medicine

Why should I come into a shop and get a tune-up for my computer? It seems to be working fine. Coming in for a clean-up/tune-up is mostly...

Mid-Year Check-In

Hello everyone! It's already July and in celebration of this mid-year mark, I wanted to give our customers and followers a candid look...

Is Your Hard Drive Failing?

There are two main types of hard drives in a computer. To know if your hard drive is failing, it helps to know what type of drive you're...

Backups for your backups?

Backing up files is absolutely vital to any computer owner, whether your device is used for commercial business, school use, medical use,...

Simple Computer Buyer's Guide

When buying a new computer, think about: 1.) Pricing Just like most things, there's a large difference in the quality of parts you're...

Removing the Junk

Junkware is relatively a new term and Grayware is considered the parent word. Either way they both represent the same pesky computer...

Keeping a Computer Clean

A Clean Computer = Less Frustration! But what does a clean computer mean? Do you need to take it outside and rinse it down every once in...

Welcome!

Welcome to PC Touchup's first blog! With this first post we want to inform you why we are here, why we do what we do, and the purpose of...

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