Every time we drop our iPhone, we thank Crom in heaven for our OtterBox, but an OtterBox can't save our phone when it falls into the fiery pits of Mount Doom. When that happens, the only thing that can save our precious hand machine is a tech wizard.
301 King St. Downtown
If you have sworn a blood oath to the sorcerer Steve Jobs, then head to the Apple store, conveniently located near College of Charleston. Stop by to make an appointment with a gadget-fixin' warlock, sign up for a workshop, or just shop around for protective cases to prevent any more damage from occurring. It's all up to you.
7643 Rivers Ave., Ste. G1
If you stepped on your laptop after a hazy night of cider chugging, North Charleston's BBS Computers can help. BBS Computers repairs all brands of computers, tablets, smartphones, and printers. The only thing they can't do is help you explain to your parents how you broke your brand new laptop.
1734 B Savannah Hwy.
Call a witch doctor – the iDoctor, to be specific — whenever that little crack in your smart phone has become more of a problem than you anticipated. By that, we mean it's only a matter of time before you won't even be able to see your screen at all. But have no fear, their brand of benevolent voodoo fixes iPhones and iPads.
401 W. Coleman Blvd., Ste. E
At L2 Technologies the wizards promise to keep "you and your Mac happy." They offer remote support and both out-of and in-warranty repairs. L2 Technologies also sells basic Apple products such as power adapters, keyboards, mice, and more. And while you shop around, be sure not to bite any apples. That never ended well for anyone.
471 King St.
Conveniently located downtown, MyPhoneMD is close enough to campus to allow you to drop by inbetween potions class or fighting your dragon of a roommate. These wizards will cast a spell of CPR — that's cell phone resuscitation — on your phone and it'll be back to its Snapchatting self in no time.
1890 Sam Rittenberg Blvd., Ste. 223
Get your Mac or PC serviced by the gurus at Tech Plus. They specialize in using sorcery to repair both Dell and Mac computers — from speedy, technical repair to upgrading your computer's current system or networking support. Rumor has it, they even do free PC checkups.