Mike Wendland is America’s premier high tech reporter. His Detroit Free Press technology columns, NBC-TV network television reports and five books on the Internet have given him a loyal nationwide audience of millions who have come to rely on his warm and friendly “No Geek-Speak” advice, reports and suggestions about technology and how it impacts all of us.
Mike’s High Tech Talk TV reports are distributed weekly to all 215 NBC affiliates by the NBC Newschannel. The popular news feature has been a stalwart on NBC stations since 1994 and covers the emerging multimedia and information superhighway fields, focusing on hi-tech advances useful to ordinary people, as well as the hottest places on the World Wide Web.
And he is the author of a series of books about the Internet, the latest being “The Complete No Geek-Speak Guide to the Internet,” from Zondervan, available in book stores everywhere or online through Amazon Books. He has written The Wired Journalist, published by the Radio and Television News Directors Association as well as numerous articles about the Internet for major publications, including USA Today and The New York Times.
Mike has won 20 Emmy Awards and numerous honors and broadcast awards. He is a veteran journalist who has used computers to break some of his biggest stories. His television work has appeared on various NBC and cable television network stations across the country. He spent 18 years as head of the I-Team investigative unit at WDIV-TV in Detroit and before that worked for ten years as an investigative reporter at The Detroit News.
He’s one of the country’s leading experts in using the Internet for research and information gathering and teaches seminars all over the world to corporations and civic, religious and professional organizations. He recently spent three weeks in Israel, Jordan, Bahrain and Egypt teaching journalists the Internet in a trip sponsored by the U.S. State Department.
He has been a Fellow at the Poynter Institute, a prestigious school for journalists in St. Petersburg, FL., where he has taught convergence reporting and new media.
He is married and the father of three grown children and six grandchildren. He and his wife, Jennifer, live in Oakland County, Michigan, north of Detroit. He serves as Innovations Pastor at Woodside Bible Church in suburban Detroit.
Ever since the iPhone was released, millions have used it to organize their lives and keep them on track. So it was inevitable that this powerful mobile device and would play a big role in helping people lose weight and get in shape. Year after year, health and fitness apps have led the lists of the most popular programs for the iPhone and iPad. There are so many, in fact, that you need an expert to sort them all out. And that's where "PC Mike" Wendland comes in with this handy guide to finding the Best iPhone Apps to Lose Weight and Get in Shape.
PC Mike is America's trusted "no geek speak" technology reporter, whose weekly PC Mike Tech Reports have been a regular on the 215 NBC-TV affiliate staions across the country. His syndicated newspaper columns on technology have made him a trusted source of news and reviews on the latest in technology. Hos work has appeared in all the major newspapers, TV and radio networks, including the New York Times, The Wall Street Journal and USA Today.
And lately, his new SuperHealthyMe.com health and fitness blog has won him new fans who are following his advice on eating healthy food and working out regularly.
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