The technicians at OC Computer Repair Center are certified in myriad systems, programs, brands, and specialties, and are thus adept at addressing and repairing computers, smartphones, web networks, and hardware. They can replace a cracked screen on a tablet or phone or recover lost data on your computer. They'll travel to homes or businesses to set up or troubleshoot network connectivity, as well as delve into computers and laptops to figure out what's causing them to stall or lose connection. They also carry accessories for smartphones, tablets, and iPods, and offer repairs for those mobile electronics should the screen on an iPhone break or the navigation app on a tablet get lost. OC Computer Repair offers in-store, at-home, and over-the-phone services and assistance.
An online company, Big B World has a vast video game library stocked with the latest games, systems, and accessories. In addition to new games and top sellers such as Fast and Furious Showdown and Nintendo Dance 2, there's a healthy collection of vintage classics for sale, including Space Invaders. Game systems?ranging from Genesis to portable DS Lites?are available in a range of colors. Gamers can also dress up their systems with accessories, such as carrying cases and Donkey Kong's capri pants.
In addition to stocking video games, Big B World repairs screens for tablets and smartphones.
With the countless designers who have made forays into eyewear design, it's easy to forget that glasses were once seen as purely functional. But Jack Cohen was one of the first to see them as a fashion accessory?in 1927 he started selling more stylized designs from a pushcart in Manhattan. His foresight paid off, as Cohen's Fashion Optical now operates in more than 100 retail outlets throughout the country. Since then, Cohen's offerings have expanded, of course, to include eye exams, contacts, sunglasses, and clip-on sunglasses for those without pierced ears.
Signature service: IT Consulting, Integration, Repair, Telephony, VoIP, Servers, Networks
Staff Size: 1 person
Average Duration of Services: 1?2 hours
Brands Used: Apple, Ubuntu, Dell, any Windows-based machine
Pro Tip: Call for a consultation, make an appointment for maintenance, call any time for an emergency.
Although Tech & Soup might lean a little bit more toward the technology side of its name, that's a boon for New York's smartphone users. Experienced technicians with an intimate familiarity with the internal organs of iPhones, tablets, TVs, and cameras source their replacement parts through OEM?the same channel that companies such as Apple and Samsung use for repair. The results are so good that the company backs its work with a 30-day warranty.
A former IT manager for JPMorgan Chase, Arthur Zilberman opened LaptopMD with the goal of offering customer-oriented computer service from a convenient midtown location. Joined by a team of expert techs, he repairs and tunes up computers and laptops to meet the rapid pace of the city?s hard-working professionals. Free estimates precede all services and repairs, with the flexible staffers accepting computers through the mail, picking up and delivering them from clients, or doing repairs on site. Their combination of excellent customer service and competent work has created a tidal wave of enthusiastic local press and happy laptops that open and close themselves in applause.