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Will a cell phone that fell in water still work?  How can you tell if it’s safe to shop on a certain website?  With the fast-paced and ever-evolving world of technology, it’s practically impossible to tackle it all alone, so Everyday Tech is here to help you navigate it all!  What began as a short segment on MPB’s Mississippi Edition has now evolved into an hour-long conversation with our valued listeners. From computer viruses to cell phone batteries to your social media accounts, MPB’s Digital Media Director Ashley Jefcoat and Digital Media Specialist Kristian Weatherspoon are here to answer your everyday questions about your everyday technology. With delightful hosts and calls from our viewers, Everyday Tech proves to be both helpful and enlightening in the world of technology. Tune in Wednesday mornings at 10 on MPB Think Radio!

  • Open Topic image
    Excerpt (48:39) | Air date 04/02/14
    It's a Tech Palooza! Today's show is open topic and we're answering all your questions.
  • The World of Printers image
    Excerpt (51:05) | Air date 03/26/14
    Today's show is all about printers. We cover paper jams to which brands work best.
  • Television Talk  image
    Excerpt (51:34) | Air date 03/19/14
    Today's show is all about televisions.
  • Cell Phone Contracts image
    Excerpt (50:05) | Air date 03/12/14
    We discuss the pros and cons of cell phone contracts.
  • It's Illuminating! image
    Excerpt (50:33) | Air date 03/05/14
    What goes on in your head, but off in your home? A light!
  • Batteries! Batteries! Batteries! image
    Excerpt (51:09) | Air date 02/26/14
    Lithium, nickel-based, rechargeable, and more! On today's show, Ashley talks about batteries.
  • The Lowdown on Downloading image
    Excerpt (51:20) | Air date 02/19/14
    Ashley and Cherita dive into the world of downloading.
  • Safe Surfing and Storage image
    Excerpt (51:10) | Air date 02/12/14
    Learn how to safely navigate the web and information about data storage.
  • Open Source  image
    Excerpt (52:15) | Air date 02/05/14
    On today's episode of Everyday Tech, Ashley and Cherita talk about open source software.