Author Archives: Bryce Whitty

About Bryce Whitty

Bryce is an Australian computer technician and the founder of Technibble. He started his computer repair business when he was 17 years old and is still running it 9 years later. He is an avid traveller and spends at least a month of the year in another country.

Computer Business / Technical Writers Wanted

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As we continue to expand at Technibble, we are looking for writers to join our team. We are only looking for the right people, people who are in it for the long term.

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Introducing the Technibble Vendors List!

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A question I am often asked by Technibble readers is what computer technician product or service should they choose for their business (or to solve a specific problem). What CRM should they choose? What remote support software should they choose? Our forums also have these questions asked often. The problem …

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Ask The Readers: The One Piece of Advice You Wish You Could Have Told Your Past Self

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I havent done an “Ask The Readers” post in a long time and its about time for another one. We always end up with tons of amazing answers in our comments so I would love all readers to take part in this because the more you put in, the more …

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$29 Remote Support, Social Media & ManOps eBook Sale Ends Soon!

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Just a reminder that CallThatGirl’s $29 eBook sale ends Midnight Feb 26th 2014 American EST. So grab it before you miss your chance!. For those of you who havent heard about this sale, you can read the article I wrote about it last week on why they are worth getting.

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Remote Support, Social Media & Manual of Operations eBook Set on Sale for $29

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I have been keeping an eye out for computer technician related deals and I have found another great one. Right now, CallThatGirls three ebooks, “CallThatGirls Guide to Remote Support”, “CallThatGirls Guide to Social Media” and “CallThatGirls Manual of Operations” are currently on sale for just $29 USD (previously $49) and …

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Solve Common Chromebook Issues with this ChromeOS Troubleshooting Flow Chart

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If you have ever had a Chromebook land on your workbench, you will see that they are fairly different to PC and Mac laptops. While they look similar, their operating system is a very stripped down Linux build focused around Google Cloud services. The majority of it is based around …

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MalwareBytes to Switch to Subscription Licensing Model – Time to Buy Up Lifetime Licenses

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MalwareBytes has recently announced on their forum that they will be switching to a subscription model for the next version of their popular Anti-malware software. It will cost $24.95 USD per year and will begin with the upcoming launch of version 2 of MalwareBytes Anti-Malware. MalwareBytes have said they will …

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Simulate OS’s and Applications for Remote Phone Support

Simulate Operating Systems and Apps for Remote Support

If you have ever done phone support, you know how hard it can sometimes be to visualize the steps your client needs to take in order to solve their problem. What would really help is if you had that operating system or application in front of you. This is where …

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LogMeIn Discontinues Free Accounts

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We typically don’t cover news here at Technibble but I feel that this one will affect a lot of Computer Technicians. The remote support software “LogMeIn” has just announced that they will be discontinuing their free offering. Users will have just seven days from their next login to decide whether …

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Compare Prices on NewEgg.com with Hover Hound

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Many Computer Technicians in the US will spend a bit of time scanning Newegg.com looking for the best hardware prices to stock their computer businesses. While Newegg is known to have some of the lowest prices for computer hardware, Amazon and TigerDirect often have even better prices. The browser extension …

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