Best of Philly

Best Computer Service

2013 BEST Mac Rehab

Springboard Media

Waiting in line at the Apple Stores Genius Bar has become as dreaded as a visit to the DMV. Springboard has been the place in Philadelphia to get that Mac fixed for nearly 20 years a track record that will ease your troubled mind as the knowledgeable geeks in the workshop downstairs pull your Mac back together quickly.

2212 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA | 215-988-7777 | Website


2012 BEST Computer Techs

Springboard Media

2212 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA

Springboard always wins this award because it’s simply the best option if you’re a) having computer problems; and b) not related to someone who’s fluent in binary. They also do workshops, data support, trade-ins, repairs, rental upgrades, and classes in pretty much everything that isn’t entirely intuitive. Read more »

2012 BEST Shattered iPhone repair

Telestar Wireless

1635 Washington Avenue, Philadelphia, PA

So you dropped the amazing little contraption face-down on the sidewalk, did you? And you don’t have insurance? And now the dude at the AT&T store is telling you a new one’s going to set you back, um, $700? And you want to slit your wrists with the shards of broken glass? Go see Nan… Read more »

2011 BEST Personal Computer Service

Tim Tirendi of iHelp Computer Service and Help

200 Old Church Road, North Wales, PA

This IT whiz will take the VHS recording of the time your Little Leaguer channeled Ryan Howard and transfer it to a DVD, so you can relive the grand-slam moment without lugging that sad, broken-down VCR out of the garage Read more »

2010 BEST Place to Buy Your Ipad

Springboard Media

2212 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA

What it may lack in glam factor, Springboard makes up for in customer service, which is why you should skip the mega-corp outposts and get all your techie toys at this locally owned, Apple-focused wonderland. An amicable staff answers all your questions, lets you trade up for the new models, teaches you how to run… Read more »