Part mobile-marketing business, part electronic-repair hub, Reach a Tech services the digital needs of a range of customers. Technicians are on hand for computer and phone help when devices are on the fritz. They also can cook up mobile applications, customize websites, and provide Internet security to foil would-be hackers.
For a decade, the consultants at Citicomm Wireless—a partner with Sprint Nextel—have helped small- to medium-size businesses gain a grasp on technology by equipping them with innovations including GPS tracking, 4G wireless broadband, and WiFi hotspots. Each tech wizard also repairs iPhones, Blackberrys, and Nokia cell phones. Because technology advances so quickly, Citicomm recognizes the need to dispose of outdated equipment responsibly; the company encourages its clients to recycle their old cell phones rather than use them to prop open their doors so robbers can get in.
Having a broken phone can feel like a kind of digital exile, cutting its owner off from friends and work alike. City Cell Repair's technicians understands their clients' need for constant connectivity, and so maintain a stock of loaner phones to tide customers over while their devices are repaired. The team specializes in iPhones and Samsung Galaxy devices, replacing cracked screens, weak batteries, and stubborn buttons. They also lend their expertise in unlocking phones, allowing them to transfer networks by breaking off codependent relationships with the local cell tower.
During his nearly 30 years in the IT field, the cofounder of iPCFix worked with companies such as IBM, Compaq, and ASUS, so he knows firsthand how quickly the technology landscape can change. Whether it's a home computer or a smartphone, a device can break, befuddle you, or—just when you've finally found a use for it in an old family recipe—stop working entirely. That's where iPCFix's experienced technicians come in. The family-owned solution center's staff takes care of nearly any home or business IT need, tackling everything from PC tune-ups and networking to spyware removal and smartphone repair.
ScreenWorks' repair technicians see beyond brands and logos. Whether their customers own an Apple device, Android tablet, Windows phone, or Blackberry, the team can diagnose the device and repair it to a factory-fresh standard. They can replace cracked screens, fix silent loudspeakers, and seat new batteries into dead phones, saving customers from having to buy a new device or depend on passersby to relay texts to their moms.