For 20 years, the experts at Computer Solutions have been servicing and speeding up the motherboards of devices from Dell, Gateway, Sony, and Toshiba. Well-versed in the minutiae of Windows operating systems, technicians provide proactive 24/7 monitoring, data backup, system tune-ups, and data-recovery solutions. The all-purpose tech company offers free pickup and drop-off within 10 miles of its Chicago and Skokie locations, but levies substantial charges for computers that arrive strapped to the leg of a carrier pigeon.
iFixCellPhone's technology experts restore wireless devices to near-new condition. The smartphone savants deploy a special adhesive process to fully seal fresh glass onto iPhones, preventing dust from sneaking underneath the screen through the sides, power button, or wireless network. Alternatively, scroll through a comprehensive roster of other repairs for iPhones and Blackberries. Venerable iPhone 2Gs get extra mileage from diagnostic services by cyber sleuths ($30) or camera replacement ($75). Trackball ($25–$30) and keyboard ($40–$60) repairs for Blackberries help fingers to fly as fast as the exigencies of live-blogging an auctioneering contest require.
Division Street Watch Company keeps a close eye on timewear by providing specialized services in buying and selling vintage timepieces, battery replacement, and resizing wrists for handsome-watch wearing. Avoid the implied insult of not giving someone the time of day by springing for the full-service watch-battery replacement, which includes a brand-new battery, seal lubrication or replacement, re-sealing, and a one-year warranty. Be sure to write Division Street Watch Co.'s hours of operation somewhere on exposed wrists, as it is open Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday 12 p.m. to 5 p.m.; and Thursday by appointment only.
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