As their name implies, the technicians at Data Doctors see computers as patients, and look to cure CPU maladies rather than simply treating symptoms. In the span of a short wait, the team diagnoses the problem at hand and determines the best course of action, should it be repairs, upgrades, or complete replacements. The winner of a Spirit of Enterprise Award by the W.P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University and fluent in both Windows and Mac systems, the computer sleuths root out viruses and spyware, optimize drives with defragmentation and registry cleaning, and even delve into cases to drive out fan-choking dust and infestations of robotic ants. Once services are complete, they chat with each customer to explain how best to prevent a return visit.
The team's expertise also extends to the sale and setting up of new computers, including the safe transfer of data from old hard drives to new ones. To keep businesses running smoothly, Data Doctors can set up new networks, lend supplemental IT help, and recover data lost to the void.
CellzRepair's employees are like wizards who make house calls.
The highly experienced technicians can travel to a client's home or office, or even meet at a convenient location nearby, such as a coffee shop or gym, bringing all the necessary tools and equipment they need to treat ailing devices. Once they've arrived on the scene, the experts immediately get to work, providing basic repairs for smartphones and tablets by popular manufacturers such as Apple. And they work quickly too?whether they are replacing a cracked screen or troubleshooting other concerns, the technicians can typically complete repairs in 30?40 minutes.
At iRepair Global in Solana Beach, professionally trained techs repair all manner of Apple gadgets afflicted with a range of issues. Whether devices need a new home button, a new power button, or the screen is cracked because a beloved pet buried it in the garbage disposal, iRepair’s technicians swoop in to fix problems with speedy service while customers wait. They also specialize in complex procedures such as factory unlocks, data recovery, and replacing the front and back glass with customized color schemes. iRepair currently services the iPhone 3G, 3GS, 4, 4S, and 5, and the iPad 1–4 and mini.
Fit For Life Bootcamp?s seasoned instructors replace drill-sergeant screams with encouraging mantras in their one-hour indoor classes that welcome clients of all fitness levels. During sessions, trainers round out weightlifting sessions, resistance drills, and core workouts with cardio routines such as light running and obstacle courses. They switch up class routines regularly to ensure courses are never the same from day to day, leading wild-card days that incorporate hiking, crawling, and high-stakes Uno games played with 50-pound cards. In addition to bolstering workouts with nutrition guidance, trainers work to cultivate an atmosphere of positive camaraderie designed to push campers further toward their weight-loss goals.
The inspiring trainers at each MetaBody location lead troops of workouteers in results-oriented workouts several times weekly. Sweat sessions utilize a variety of exercises and disciplines to produce full-body results in a supportive environment, ideal for beginners and hard-core core-hardeners alike. During any class, motivational instructors will use the instinctual distrust of routine to their advantage. Begin a day of litigating with a refreshing early-morning boot-camp session, or wind down by burning evidence and pounds with a late-evening yoga class. Muscles are kept guessing with new and challenging moves during each session, so participants never fall into a boring, ineffective routine, such as regular teeth brushing. In addition to the fitness classes, students receive a success guide to help prepare for imminent pound loss, a nutrition guide, and a $100 gift certificate for individual coaching. Because the pass sets a 10-class cap at any given location, roving fitness mavens can further shake up their workout regimens by vetting a series of classes or instructors that work best for them.
The tech pros at San Diego PC Help fix all manner of computer calamity, with more than 10,000 repairs under their collective belt. These experienced technicians know their way around IBMs, Apples, Gateways, and Dells and can perform Windows, Macs, and flash-drive data recovery missions. Retire has-been hardware and operating systems with an upgrade, or slay viruses and cure cases of mouse pox with malware removal. Offering in-store and at-home repairs, these digital doctors can operate on home computers ($109/hour), work or home-business computers ($129/hour), as well as servers and proprietary systems ($149/hour). Service time starts when the technician arrives at your home. There is a one-hour minimum for all services, and customers are then charged by the half hour after that.