Friendly Techie

Owner: Timothy Barker. The Friendly Techie, Tim, has been using and tinkering with Macs for over 20 years. Tim’s passion for the Mac platform started in 1990 when he first entered his college “Mac Lab” and experienced the intuitive Macintosh Classic. Since then, he has been a Mac fan and advocate, continuing to learn about and experiment with Apple technology. Tim is a member of the Apple Consultants Network and has earned the following Apple technology certifications:

  • Apple Certified Technical Coordinator (ACTC) 10.7, 10.8
  • Apple Certified Support Professional (ACSP) 10.7, 10.8
  • Apple Certified Associate – Mac Integration 10.7, 10.8
  • Apple Mobility Technical Competency
  • Apple Certified Macintosh Technician (ACMT)


Monday – Friday:  6:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Saturday – Sunday: 9:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m.

Phone: 319-435-TECH

Mac Doctor, The

Address: 2227 Palmer Circle, Iowa City, IA 52240

Contact: Scott Nelson, Ph.D. (owner)



Phone: (877) 780-5550 toll free, or (319) 354-7447

Testimonials: – Greg Johnson

Phone: (319) 621-4911


Address: PO Box 2717, Iowa City, IA 52244-2717

Clients world-wide. On-site service is focused on the downtown Iowa City area and a 2-mile radius. Carry-in service available by appointment only. Serving Iowa City since 1983.