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Device Pitstop helps Minnesotans utilize technology as “hands-free” becomes law

  In 2017, the most recent year for which data is available, there were more than 34,000 fatal vehicle crashes in the United States, according to the National Highway Transportation Safety Administration. Nearly 3,000 of those could be directly tied to distracted drivers and, of those 3,000, at least 14 percent of those fatal crashes […]

College debt is skyrocketing, but students can control other college costs

Device Pitstop sells used MacBooks

Minneapolis, MN, JUNE 17, 2019 – The total amount of student loan debt, as of the end of 2018, was $1.47 trillion with more than 44 million Americans with student loan debt, according to the Federal Reserve Bank of New York If college is in your immediate future, there isn’t much to be done about […]

Device Pitstop of Maple Grove has Partnered with Cell Phones for Soldiers to Provide Troops With Free Calls Home

Device Pitstop of Maple Grove and nonprofit Cell Phones For Soldiers are asking Maple Grove residents to help troops call home by donating gently-used cellular phones. Although the military landscape is ever changing, as many as 200,000 troops are serving in the United States military overseas around the world. By donating to Cell Phones For […]

Fight for Your Right…..to Repair at Device Pitstop Maple Grove

When you bring your vehicle into a local Maple Grove repair shop, they have typically access to the necessary parts and information to repair what’s broken and return your car to you in proper working condition. You also have the ability shop around to choose where you want to bring it in the Minneapolis area. […]

Want to make a BIG difference on Earth Day? Try recycling old electronics in Maple Grove.

Device Pitstop Green Program: Recycle Your Used Devices

You may have heard that countries around the world have recently stopped processing exported recycling from America. Now, cities, such as Maple Grove, and municipalities around the country are seeking new markets for their recyclable waste. So, where “Reduce, Reuse, Recycle” used to be the motto, the focus must now be on reducing and reusing. […]

Today is National Battery Day in Maple Grove – time to replace your iPhone battery?

One of the most common battery-powered devices in Maple Grove are our cell phones. And with more than 300 million mobile phones in use throughout the United States alone, that’s a lot of battery power. As many have noticed, after only a few years of use, battery life in our phones becomes just a fraction […]