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Welcome. This page has all of the disclaimers I may have to put into a post, to disclose my affiliations and free them from any obligations that may arise from this blog.

I am currently a non-exempt employee of Best Buy, Inc. (NYSE: BBY). As such, I have no authorization or authority to make public statements about any financial performance, future product launches, and other types of sensitive information. These types of disclosures will typically be found at Information for members of the press may also be found there. The Geek Squad, the division of the company I am employed by, has its own website at, which will contain more information about any Geek Squad service, including remote services.

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