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Is cell phone insurance worth it for getting your phone repaired?

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Our phones are our constant lifelines to the world today. We depend on them to communicate with one another, to stay on top of the news, to navigate, to record moments and so much more. With phones so fragile, it makes sense to be prepared for an unexpected breakage too. Many people pick up phone insurance to cover the cost of phone repair/replacement in Toronto. But is getting phone insurance…

5 things to try when your PC or mac gets stuck on the boot logo

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Is your computer stuck on the boot screen? Believe it or not, that’s one of the most common complaints we hear. Both Windows 10/8/7 and Apple’s MacOS have a habit of getting stuck on the boot logo during start up. In fact, it’s a problem that has become more common as both companies force users to update their computers more frequently. If your Mac is stuck on the Apple logo…

iPhone or iPad not connecting to Wi-Fi?

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Is your iPhone or iPad not connecting to Wi-Fi though everything else is working fine? It is surprisingly common for Apple devices to not connect to Wi-Fi networks that they work fine with normally. With this article we are taking out the frustration of fixing a recurring problem. The fixes we are suggesting are tested with iOS 12 and iOS13 but they should work with older versions of Apple’s software…

Keeping our employees and customers safe during the Covid-19 pandemic

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In these unprecedented times of Covid-19 we are committed to providing the same high quality repair services our customers expect of us. Of course, ASK Computers is observing all social distancing guidelines and taking precautions to keep our customers and staff safe. Our phone and computer repair in Toronto is operating at full capacity. Top tips for sanitizing your phone  Social distancing and curb-side pick-up We have implemented social distancing…

How to sanitize your phone (Updated: Coronavirus scare)

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It spends hours in your hand and touching your face and yet you never clean it! Yes, the phone is the germ factory you are carrying around with you. If you want to stop the transmission of coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak – sanitize your phone! According to The Spruce, the phone is among the 3 dirtiest places in the home! Every time you touch your phone you are transferring virus and…

Impact of Coronavirus on computer and cell phone industry

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The latest coronavirus outbreak (December 2019) has claimed many lives, especially in Wuhan (China), the epicentre of the outbreak. More than 1,000 people have lost their lives in Wuhan and many more thousands are suffering and struggling to get care. The extreme medical situation led to Wuhan being quarantined. Though nothing trumps the human suffering in this scenario, the coronavirus (officially known as Covid-19) crisis is showing a ripple effect…

Laptop won’t turn on and 4 other mysteries… explained

Gone are the days of unreliable and overheating laptops. Over the last decade, computer manufacturers have pretty much perfected the ‘art’ of making stable laptops; even software – whether MacOS or Windows – has become a lot less buggy. Nevertheless, users can occasionally be faced with a laptop that won’t turn on or requires repair. In this article we are talking about the five most common problems that can plague…

How people are saving hundreds of $$$ on their iPhone repair in Toronto

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The ‘cheapest’ iPhone you can buy from Apple’s 2019 smartphone line-up costs $979. That’s nearly a thousand Canadian dollars for the smallest capacity iPhone before you even add in taxes. Choose an iPhone 11 Pro Max with 512GB of storage and you’ll be paying over $2000! At least you get one year of Apple TV+ subscription to soften the blow. With every succeeding generation flagship smartphones from Apple, Samsung and…

iPhone 7 and 7+ Audio IC issue

(Photo by Stephen Lam/Getty Images) If you are an iPhone user, you must have heard about or experienced issues with audio recording, Siri not functioning properly, during phone calls or during FaceTime video calls. You might also note a grayed out speaker button during phone calls. All of these issues point towards a possible audio IC failure. Even Apple acknowledged this issue. According to Apple, some iPhone users experienced microphone…

iPhone Xs and Xs Max

Last year, Apple decided to change the design of their mobile phone flagship device completely and named it iPhone X. The iPhone X model had a lot of changes to the design and how it was built. After a teardown, a lot of changes were observed to the overall design mechanism which was used in the previous models. This year, Apple introduced the next lineup of their flagship devices and…

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