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Don’t Forget The Small Stuff

While Abt is normally the place that first comes to mind for large item purchases, such as appliances and televisions, don’t forget that we carry smaller, everyday essentials as well. If you are going on vacation this summer, you may need an extra memory card or battery for your camera so you can capture all of the memories. We…

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How Do You Use Your Cell Phone?

In May, the Pew Research Center conducted a study about how Americans use their cell phones. Some conclusions were expected, while others were a surprise.  It wasn’t a shock to know that six in ten adults go online with either a cell phone or laptop with wireless internet connection. Also, it was not a shock to know that…

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Protect Your Mac Book

Laptop cases are essential for anyone who totes their computer around. They can look utilitarian, whimsical, even like a backpack. What’s the most important feature of a laptop case? Computer protection. The second most important feature? Its looks. Mac Books are very light and delicate. They need sturdy protection. 12 South has come up with a “novel” interpretation…

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Web Customer Service Top Picks

Have you ever called Abt’s toll-free number? Then you have most likely talked with one of Abt’s web customer service specialists. Headed up by Carmen, an Abt employee for 14 years, the web customer service department takes care of both local and out-of-state customers on the phone, over email, and on the internet via web-based live chat. Get…

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The Geek Squad at Abt?

One of Abt’s eagle-eyed employees spotted a Geek Squad-mobile in the Abt parking lot today. Are they checking out the competition, doing some shopping, or do they need our assistance? We may never know. If you need assistance, visit the Connect Techs at Abt for all of your computer needs! -Kelly B.…

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LoJack For Your Laptop

Any laptop or notebook computer owner has the worry that they might lose it or it could be stolen. Solution? Computrace LoJack for Laptops with Intel(R) Anti-Theft Technology was announced at CES on Thursday. It’s got remote locking and messaging technology. According to Absolute(R) Software Corporation, the makers of Computrace, the Intel powered solution offers consumers managed theft…

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Stay Safe When Shopping On-Line

This holiday season, many people will be doing some, if not all of their shopping on-line. On-line shopping is a fast, easy way to get shopping finished without ever setting foot in a mall. Stores like Abt.com are customer-friendly, and we take many necessary steps to insure that customer information is safe and protected. Many stores are the…

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What Will You Buy on Black Friday?

Consumer Reports did a poll about the most wanted products this Black Friday. The poll showed that 70 percent of the 1,001 adults, who participated, planned to purchase consumer electronics, and 71 percent plans to buy clothing. Almost surprising, more than half of the Black Friday shoppers polled will be purchasing an electronic for themselves. Not as surprising,…

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Abt’s Back to School Products are Head of Their Class

Abt found the coolest products to get any student ready for the school year. The Garmin Nuvi 205 GPS will get you back to school—without too many detours. It’s great for college because of its anti-theft feature, battery life, and touch-screen capabilities. “Computer sales are up in the store right now because they are becoming more affordable and…

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