Things that excited us from the Consumer Electronics Show this year
Let’s face it, we all like gadgets, and we like them even more if they make our life easier! This year at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) one of the main focuses was “Mommy Tech”. There were gadgets, and apps galore focused on making the household run a little smoother. In this blog I’ll highlight […]Read More
Use Google to Get Organized
Confession time: I am not the most organized person when it comes to my life. I use sticky-notes on the fridge to track appointments, as I’ve yet to upgrade to the latest Smartphone (shocking, I know, since I am technically-savvy by nature). I’ve had to shame-facedly apologize to my chiropractor for missed appointments on more […]Read More
Software Spotlight: Prey
Prey is an open-source anti-theft software designed for computers and smart phones. Basically, if you have a lost or stolen phone or computer with this software installed, you can easily track it and locate it from another computer. Prey has some pretty exciting features, such as: 100% Geolocation Aware– Uses existing gps or wifi hotspots […]Read More
5 Helpful Cyber Monday Websites!
With so many sites offering deals, how do you know where to start? The first thing you can do is check out the list below for the top five online resources for Cyber Monday deals. I’ve compiled a list of deal aggregators, coupon sites, and even a few major retailers you should keep your eye […]Read More
New Online Phishing Scam on Paypal. Buyers Beware!
With Black Friday quickly approaching, and retailers racing to outdo each other with earlier and earlier deals, it is safe to say that the holiday shopping season has begun. If you’re shopping online, though, and paying with PayPal–be warned. There is a phishing attack targeted just for you. The holidays come with a dramatic spike […]Read More
PR: Stuff the nerd mobile full of toys
Redding, CA-November 2, 2010: Nerds On Call have begun efforts in Redding, CA to stuff one of the NERD mobiles full of toys for the less fortunate children in the community. Last year it was estimated that “1,235 Children received toys from the Redding community” (Salvation Army, 2010) and that number is expected to rise […]Read More
PR: Nerds On Call in top 5000 for second year.
Redding, CA: September 10, 2010–On August 24, 2010 Inc. magazine announced its fourth annual Inc. 5000, an exclusive ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. The list represents the most comprehensive look at the most important segment of the economy— America’s independent-minded entrepreneurs. Nerds On Call is one of the fastest growing private companies in […]Read More
PR: Nerds On Call starts weekly column in newspaper
REDDING, Calif. (October 11, 2010) – When you think of NERDS-you probably picture thick glasses, chess champs, and computer wizards but Andrea Eldridge, President and Co-founder of Nerds On Call is here to change that stereotype. Never judge a NERD by its cover, with her bright smile and adventurous manner, this nerdy company president and […]Read More
Nerds on Call on Good Morning Sacramento 10-28-2010
Company Co-founder Ryan Eldridge talking about photo processing on Good Morning SacramentoRead More