We are National Reps!

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We are National Reps! I just wanted to let everyone know that we have been partnered with a National Communication Firm for about a year now, which allows us to get awesome pricing on things like: •             Internet service •             Backup services •             Cable TV •             VoIP phones •             Business class phones I hope that you will contact me if …

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It’s not all about the money…

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As a small business owner, making rent, payroll, and credit card payments on time is always a top priority, but is it worth gouging your clients to get it done? I think not … Is it possible to give great service at a fair price these days with all of the franchise taxes, toll fees, retirement costs, healthcare costs, gasoline …

National Reps!

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We are now National Reps! I just wanted to let everyone know that we have recently partnered with a National Communication Firm, which allows us to get awesome pricing on things like: •             Internet service •             Backup services •             Cable TV •             VoIP phones •             Business class phones I hope that you will contact me if you are thinking about …

Microsoft is Ending Support of Windows XP: What You Need to Know

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After repeatedly delaying the end of Windows XP support, Microsoft is finally ending support of its twelve-year-old operating system.  Now, this doesn’t mean that, on April 8th, you will wake up and your old computer running XP will no longer operate, but there are some things to keep in mind about this change. The biggest change, resulting from the end of …

Best computer repair price austin tx

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Frankenstein Computers has been serving Austin since 1999 and have MANY HAPPY customers! We charge LESS and give MORE service than any other IT/Computer company in Austin. YA, we could make more money but we are the kind of company that wants our clients to feel good when they receive an invoice from us and NOT RIPPED off like most…Our TOP …

Computers are learning Common Sense

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Researchers at Carnegie Mellon University have developed software that can allow computers to learn common sense.  Although it is very basic associations that are being “learned” at this point, the computer is making the associations.  The Never Ending Image Learner (NEIL) is the program that has been running at the university 24 hours a day since July.  It has “looked” …

The Right Power

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Making sure you have the right power supply in your desktop is very important to the performance and lifespan of your system. Running your system with a power supply that has too low of an output can cause system crashes, slow performance and even damage to internal parts of the system.  Most manufactured systems come with the optimal power supply …

Hero Project

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We are offering a 15% discount on all labor for our heroes. We appreciate the sacrifice that our heroes have given and want to repay with a special deal just for them. If you are: Police, Fire, EMS, Active Duty, Reserves, or a Veteran come on in and we will give you OUTSTANDING service and a 15% DISCOUNT on all …

Backups

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One question I get more than most here at Frankenstein Computers is, ‘Should I be backing my stuff up’ or ‘How do I back my things up’.  So I thought today we could look at the different ways our computers have of backing our things up on our computer.  There are three main ways of back up files on your …

iPhone or Galaxy?

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I have had every iPhone since the beginning but found myself wanting more like a bigger screen, new gadgets, and better battery life. I have a few friends that have Galaxy 3s and 4s and they look so cool and that screen, IT’S HUGE!! So, I took the plunge and traded in my iPhone for a Samsung Galaxy S4. I …