RESCUECOM Quoted in NorthJersey.com Article on iPods

RESCUECOM Provides Advice for Keeping iPods Safe

June 24, 2006
By ABIGAIL LEICHMAN
NorthJersey.com:


RESCUECOM provides tips to protect your iPod from sand and sun

Life's a beach, and what's a beach without music?

"New Jersey in the summer is all about the shore, and the shore is about good times and good music," said Joe Angeline, owner of two Newark franchises of RESCUECOM, a national computer-repair and -support company.

Because for many people "music" means "iPod," Angeline tells us how to get MP3 players ready for a seaside journey.

  • Heat, water and sand all can harm an iPod, so the beach presents obvious dangers. Purchase a washable or rubberized case to protect your player from the elements. In a pinch, slide it into a sandwich bag inside your beach bag.
  • Charge the battery before you leave, and bring along a fully charged spare battery as well.
  • If your player has a video option, don't use it during your trip. Video viewing drains the battery quickly.
  • While driving, connect your iPod to your car stereo. If the stereo has an audio input, get a cable with a stereo 3.5mm jack on each end and connect to your iPod output. Otherwise, you can buy a cassette or FM adapter to hook up to your player.
  • Have two methods of keeping your iPod attached to you ? for example, belt clip and lanyard -- for flexibility and convenience.
  • If you charged up at the start of your trip but the battery got weak, it may be time to replace the battery. That's one of the services offered by Rescuecom.
E-mail: leichman@northjersey.com

Google Reviews

Becky Huestis
Becky Huestis
in the last week
Always easy to work with and helpful. Would recommend to anyone!
...Always easy to work with and helpful. Would recommend to anyone! less
E. Caldwell
E. Caldwell
a week ago
Rescue SAVED MY LIFE!!! Hallelujah for them! I have a business & I participate in other activit
...Rescue SAVED MY LIFE!!! Hallelujah for them! I have a business ~amp~ I participate in other activities. I've worked w/ Bill the most -- very professional individual. Thx U Bill, David, Forrester, ~amp~ all you guys. I don't know what I would have done w/o you. less
Sabrina Ali
Sabrina Ali
a week ago
My experience was wonderful. Bill was patient and accommodating. The issue I had, he resolved it. It
...My experience was wonderful. Bill was patient and accommodating. The issue I had, he resolved it. It was a pleasure working with him. less
marjorie gaitan
marjorie gaitan
a week ago
Thank you William at Rescuecom for addressing and resolving my issues.
...Thank you William at Rescuecom for addressing and resolving my issues. less
View all Google reviews

Featured in:


Feature Inthe New York TimesFOX NEWSUSA TodayComputer WorldCNNForbes