In the Media

I’ve had a number of wonderful opportunities to speak to the media about technology through my position at Geek Squad.

Here are my Best Buy and Geek Squad contributions:

Radio

WTAM 1100 – Wills & Snyder In The Morning
What IBM and Apple Partnership Means for Smartphones
July 22nd, 2014

Good Day with Doug Stephans
Geek Squad Sees Tech Get More Personal
July 22nd, 2014

Red Eye Radio
Geek Squad’s 20th Birthday
July 18th, 2014

WTAM 1100 – Wills & Snyder In The Morning
Choosing a Laptop for College
July 8th, 2014

WTAM 1100 – Wills & Snyder In The Morning
Nest Helps Home Automation Communication
July 1st, 2014

WTAM 1100 – Wills & Snyder In The Morning
Two-Wheeled Technology for Motorcyclists
June 24th, 2014

WTAM 1100 – Wills & Snyder In The Morning
Shopping for Smartphone Features
June 17th, 2014

WTAM 1100 – Wills & Snyder In The Morning
The 3 Types of Digital Cameras
June 10th, 2014

Apple’s WWDC 2014 & Geek Squad Summer Academy in Cleveland
June 3rd, 2014

WTAM 1100 – Wills & Snyder In The Morning
Apps for Summer Road Trips
May 27th, 2014

WTAM 1100 – Wills & Snyder In The Morning
Slow WiFi Frequencies & Access in the Cloud
May 20th, 2014

WTAM 1100 – Wills & Snyder In The Morning
Text-to-911 & Tech Support Phone Scammers
May 13th, 2014

WTAM 1100 – Wills & Snyder In The Morning
Heartbleed & Windows XP
April 23rd, 2014

News 92 FM – Houston
Money Monday Morning
April 7th, 2014

WTAM 1100 – Wills & Snyder In The Morning
Safety Tips for Online Holiday Shopping
December 10th, 2013

WTAM 1100 – Wills & Snyder In The Morning
Apps To Stay In Touch With Family And Friends From The Geek Squad
February 7th, 2013

WTAM 1100 – Wills & Snyder In The Morning
Keeping Your New Year’s Resolutions with Tech
January 7th, 2013

WTAM 1100 – Wills & Snyder In The Morning
Why Is Your Computer Running So Slow
September 25th, 2012

WTAM 1100 – Wills & Snyder In The Morning
iPhone 5
September 13th, 2012

WTAM 1100 – Wills & Snyder In The Morning
Lock, Locate, and Recover Your Mobile Technology
August 27th, 2012

WTAM 1100 – Wills & Snyder In The Morning
Tech Tips for Your Vacation
August 13th, 2012

WTAM 1100 – Wills & Snyder In The Morning
Tech-ercise – Using Technology to Shed Pounds
July 30th, 2012

WTAM 1100 – Wills & Snyder In The Morning
Tech Tips for Summer Time Road Trips
July 16th, 2012

WTAM 1100 – Wills & Snyder In The Morning
Protecting Your Smartphone from Surf and Sand
July 2nd, 2012

WTAM 1100 – Wills & Snyder In The Morning
Tips for Planning a Graduation Party
June 20th, 2012

WTAM 1100 – Wills & Snyder In The Morning
Social Media 101
June 4th, 2012

WTAM 1100 – Wills & Snyder In The Morning
Protecting Your Computer from Thunderstorms
May 14th, 2012

WTAM 1100 – Wills & Snyder In The Morning
Mobile Phone Bandwidth
April 16th, 2012

WTAM 1100 – Wills & Snyder In The Morning
Spring Cleaning Your PC
April 2nd, 2012

WTAM 1100 – Wills & Snyder In The Morning
Saving Your Wet Mobile Phone
March 5th, 2012

WTAM 1100 – Wills & Snyder In The Morning
Most Email Viruses Arrive in the Morning
February 20th, 2012

WTAM 1100 – Wills & Snyder In The Morning
Learn to Love the New Facebook Timeline
February 6th, 2012

WTAM 1100 – Wills & Snyder In The Morning
Do-Not-Track Software
January 24th, 2012

WTAM 1100 – Wills & Snyder In The Morning
New Year Fitness Tech Tips
January 9th, 2012

WTAM 1100 – Wills & Snyder In The Morning
Holiday Tips for Saving Money
December 12th, 2011

WTAM 1100 – Wills & Snyder In The Morning
Cyber-Monday Online Shopping and Security
November 28st, 2011

WTAM 1100 – Wills & Snyder In The Morning
Thanksgiving Tech Tips
November 21st, 2011

WTAM 1100 – Wills & Snyder In The Morning
Avoid the 4 Letter Words with Your PC
November 8th, 2011

WTAM 1100 – Wills & Snyder In The Morning
Halloween Tech Tips
October 24th, 2011

WTAM 1100 – Wills & Snyder In The Morning
Facebook – New Privacy Features
October 13th, 2011

WTAM 1100 – Wills & Snyder In The Morning
Email Safety Tips
September 27th, 2011

WTAM 1100 – Wills & Snyder In The Morning
Avoiding Fraudulent Microsoft Phone Calls
September 12th, 2011

WTAM 1100 – Wills & Snyder In The Morning
Back to School – Technology to Help Your Kids Learn
August 15th, 2011

WTAM 1100 – Wills & Snyder In The Morning
Back to School – Protecting Your Kids Online
August 8th, 2011

WTAM 1100 – Wills & Snyder In The Morning
Gaming Trends for 2011
June 27th, 2011

WTAM 1100 – Wills & Snyder In The Morning
10 Tips for Improving Your PC’s Performance
May 17th, 2011

WTAM 1100 – Wills & Snyder In The Morning
Mother’s Day Tech Tips
May 3rd, 2011

WTAM 1100 – Wills & Snyder In The Morning
Technology Spring Cleaning Tips
April 25th, 2011

WTAM 1100 – Wills & Snyder In The Morning
Tech Tips for DIY Projects
April 18th, 2011

WTAM 1100 – Wills & Snyder In The Morning
Tax Time Tech Tips
April 11th, 2011

WTAM 1100 – Wills & Snyder In The Morning
WiFi Security Tips
March 7th, 2011

WTAM 1100 – Wills & Snyder In The Morning
Post-Holiday Tips for Your New Technology
January 5th, 2011

WTAM 1100 – Wills & Snyder In The Morning
Cyber Monday – Protecting Your Online Shopping
November 29th, 2010

WTAM 1100 – Wills & Snyder In The Morning
America Recycles Day at Best Buy
November 15th, 2010

WTAM 1100 – Wills & Snyder In The Morning
Protect Your Kids From Cyber-Bullying
October 5th, 2010

WTAM 1100 – Wills & Snyder In The Morning
Current Top Security Threats
August 26th, 2010

WTAM 1100 – Wills & Snyder In The Morning
Looking at Laptops for School
July 22nd, 2010

WTAM 1100 – Wills & Snyder In The Morning
The Geek Squad Summer Academy comes to Cleveland, Ohio
July 7th, 2010

WTAM 1100 – Wills & Snyder In The Morning
Office 2010
June 17th, 2010

WTAM 1100 – Wills & Snyder In The Morning
Facebook and Privacy
May 5th, 2010

WTAM 1100 – Wills & Snyder In The Morning
Geek Squad Tips on Saving a Wet Cell Phone
March 16th, 2010

WTAM 1100 – Wills & Snyder In The Morning
Organizing Your Tech (and Life) in 2010
January 5th, 2010

WTAM 1100 – Wills & Snyder In The Morning
Safe Holiday Online Shopping Tips
November 24th, 2009

WTAM 1100 – Wills & Snyder In The Morning
Tech News: Phishing, Patches and Windows 7
October 14th, 2009

WITF FM 89.5 Smart Talk
Ask the IT Professionals
July 6th, 2009

WTAM 1100 – Wills & Snyder In The Morning
Protecting Your Kids with Parental Controls
April 27th, 2009

97.9 FM WRMF
Geek for Woz
March 31st, 2009

WTAM 1100 – Wills & Snyder In The Morning
Conficker Continues to Confound
March 31st, 2009

Television

WTKR3
Cyber Scam Artist Targets Suffolk Woman
December 5th, 2013

NBC12
On Your Side Alert: Erasing Digital Footprints – New website helps
October 7th, 2013

Fox 8 News
Track and Protect: Parents Turn to Safety Gadgets
February 20th, 2013

Fox 8 News
Hackers Gain Access to Homes Through Webcams
May 9th, 2012

KARE11 4pm News
Productivity Apps for your Smartphone
April 11th, 2012

KARE11 4pm News
Spring Cleaning Tips for your PC and Printer
March 27th, 2012

KARE11 4pm News
Spring Break Travel Tech Tips
March 20th, 2012

KARE11 4pm News
Tax Filing Tips
March 14th, 2012

KARE11 4pm News
March Madness Goes Mobile
March 6th, 2012

KARE11 4pm News
Love Bytes
February 7th, 2012

KARE11 4pm News
More Uses for Your Smartphone
January 17th, 2012

CNBC Power Lunch
CES: What is Best Buy Looking At?
January 10th, 2012

KARE11 4pm News
Save Money by Cutting the Cord in 2012
December 27th, 2011

KARE11 4pm News
Techy, Not Tacky Re-gifting
December 20th, 2011

KARE11 4pm News
Making the Most of Game Day
December 6th, 2011

KARE11 4pm News
Hitting the Road with the Best Apps
November 29th, 2011

KARE11 4pm News
Cyber Monday Security Tips
November 22nd, 2011

KARE11 4pm News
Apps for your Appetite
November 8th, 2011

KARE11 4pm News
Protecting Your Password
October 25th, 2011

Fox 8 News
Tech Tips for Halloween 2011
October 27th, 2011

KARE11 4pm News
10 Reasons Your Computer May Be Slow
October 25th, 2011

KARE11 4pm News
Making Your Smartphone Work For You
October 18th, 2011

KARE11 4pm News
Hi-Tech Halloween Tips
October 11th, 2011

KARE11 4pm News
The New iPhone 4S and Alternatives
October 4th, 2011

KARE11 4pm News
Keeping Your Email Account Safe
September 27th, 2011

KARE11 4pm News
How to Get the Most From Your eReader
September 20th, 2011

KARE11 4pm News
Football Apps for the Fan
September 6th, 2011

KARE11 4pm News
Apps for Homework Help
August 23rd, 2011

KARE11 4pm News
PC Spring Cleaning Tips
March 29th, 2011

Fox 8 News
Future Tech Trends at CES 2011
January 17th, 2011

Fox 8 News
What is GoogleTV?
November 18th, 2010

Fox 8 News
Halloween Technology at the Meister House
October 18th, 2010

Fox 8 News
Back to School Laptop Tips
August 20th, 2010

KARE11 4pm News
About OpenDNS FamilyShield (segment at 12:40)
July 13th, 2010

The Robin Swoboda Show – Fox 8
Geek Squad and Geek Pride Day
May 25th, 2010

Fox 8 News
Protecting Your Privacy on Facebook
April 30th, 2010

KARE11 4pm News
Share Your Screen with Jing
April 27th, 2010

KARE11 4pm News
Backing Up Your Smartphone
April 13th, 2010

Fox 8 News
The Importance of Backing Up Your Data
April 13th, 2010

Fox 8 News
Tips on Saving a Wet Cell Phone
March 11th, 2010

Fox 8 News
Fitness Technology: Youtube & Nike + iPod
January 12th, 2010

ABC World News
Twitter Christmas
November 30th, 2009

Best Buy Video
Gift Advice Extra: Dancing
November 23rd, 2009

Best Buy Video
15 Second Gift Ideas: Geek Squad Love
November 20th, 2009

Fox 8 News
Halloween Light Show
October 29th, 2009

Fox 8 News
Reducing Vampire Power
October 28th, 2009

Fox 8 News
Back to School: Netbooks & Notebooks
August 18th, 2009

Fox 8 News
Job Hunters: Clean Up Your Online Profiles!
July 21st, 2009

Fox 8 News
Fox 8 Unplugged: Answering Your DTV Questions
June 9th, 2009

Fox 8 News
Call for Help: DTV Troubleshooting
May 23rd and 24th, 2009

Fox 8 News
Tech-Know: Using Skype for Video Calls
May 12th, 2009

Fox 8 News
Tech-Know: Best Buy and Geek Squad Talk DTV Transition
January 27th, 2009

Fox 8 News
Tech-Know: Updating Your GPS
October 14th, 2008

That’s Life, with Robin Swoboda
That’s Life with Geek Squad
September 11th, 2008

Fox 8 News
Tech-Know: Saving Power with your PC
July 31st, 2008

Fox 8 News
Tech-Know: The 2009 Digital TV Transition
June 25th, 2008

Good Company
Geek Squad segment
March 24th, 2008

Websites

USA Today
It’s the end of the line for Windows XP
April 8th, 2014

The Weather Channel
Warning: Cell Phones Germier than Bathroom Handles
January 13th, 2014

PC World
How to solve the 10 most common tech support problems yourself
September 4th, 2013

MediaBistro
10 Brands That Do Customer Service Right on Twitter
March 7th, 2013

DoItYourself.com
How-To Tips On Installing New Home Electronics
January 11th, 2013

MediaPost
My Day With The Geek Squad — Or, A Story Of Two Channels
January 10th, 2013

Wall Street Journal Online
Calling All Germs
October 23rd, 2012

Reuters
Geek Squad Closing the AARP Gap
October 4th, 2012

Fox Business
Tips for College Students to Pick the Right Computer
August 6th, 2012

Best Buy Reward Zone
Connecting With Your College Kids via Technology
August 1st, 2012

Best Buy Mobile
Bring Your Own Device to Work
June 25th, 2012

Security News Daily
How to Set Your Smartphone’s Social Privacy Settings
May 22nd, 2012

Huffington Post
AARP And The Geek Squad Offer Tech Advice For Post 50s
May 18th, 2012

Fox8
Hackers Gain Access to Homes Through Webcams
May 9th, 2012

AARP
Wirelessly Network Your Home
September 29th, 2011

New York Times
Make Sure the Problem Is Not in Your Chair
September 29th, 2011

SearchDataBackup
Laptop data protection: A major headache with many cures
June 24th, 2011

Shine
8 Tips Every Homeowner Needs to Know
May 11th, 2011

NorthJersey
Geek Speek: Understanding the Lingo in Electronic Stores
March 2nd, 2011

Inc.How to Extend Your Laptop’s Life
February 23rd, 2011

Fox News
Ask the Geeks
January 19th, 2011

Your Security Resource
Networking Your Home Computers Made Easy
December 2008

ComputerWorld
Fatal Error: Your PC’s down. Now what?
November 25th, 2008

ComputerWorld
Smartphone battery life: 20 ways to juice it up
September 9th, 2008

Startup Bizcast
Tech Gadgets for Small Business Owners
August 6th, 2008

GeekSquadHQ YouTube Channel
New York Comic Con (day 1) (day 2) (day 3)
April 18th – 20th, 2008

Your Security Resource
Five Ways to Speed up a Slow Computer
September 27th, 2007

Print

Chicago Tribune
How to safeguard your new electronic presents
January 9th, 2014

New York Times
Cleaning the Mobile Germ Warehouse
January 1st, 2014

StarTribune
Protecting our passwords, and our sanity
November 6th, 2013

The Times Herald
Malware scrub could knock thousands of users offline
July 6th, 2012

New York Times
Make Sure the Problem Is Not in Your Chair
September 29th, 2011

Public Parts: How Sharing in the Digital Age Improves the Way We Work and Live
by Jeff Jarvis
Retail: The Social Store
September 27th, 2011

Penn-Trafford Star
Virus scare prompts officials to backup data
December 30th, 2010

Women’s World Magazine
How to Break-Proof Your Gadgets
August, 2010

First Glimpse Magazine
Home Theater Black Tie Protection
May 1st, 2009

Women’s Health Magazine
Technobable Translated
November 2008

Reader’s Digest
13 Things Your Computer Person Won’t Tell You
September 2008

New York Times
You Can Call for I.T. Help Without Hiring a Whole Crew
May 21st, 2008

Geek Squad Blog

Best Buy On

Videos:

Articles:

  • Tablets: Size Matters
  • CES Simplified
  • New Words for a New Holiday
  • Cyber Monday Survival Guide
  • Great TVs (Even Without 3D)
  • The Format War Goes Mobile
  • While You Are Away
  • E3 – Best Buy Gets Its Game On
  • E3 – Gaming Apps Hit the Small Screen
  • E3 – The (Other) Game Controllers
  • E3 – Acronym Soup
  • Backup Your Creativity
  • Green Geekmobiles are Go!
  • Connected TVs – Are Your Kids TOO Connected?
  • Connected TVs – What about the Router?
  • Convergence is Here (Finally)
  • “CES Success” Has Two E’s
  • What’s Up with Notebooks?
  • Blue Label Revolution
  • Transmissions From Vegas: The Future of Wow