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By Dominique Madden
Contributing Reporter 

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Willie Brake: All About Technology - Celebrates 20 years of business in Detroit

 

Willie Brake proudly stands in front of his store front on Michigan Ave

When the pandemic shut down Detroit schools and office buildings, Willie Brake closed his local computer shop, All About Technology. That closure lasted just two days. "Phones were ringing off the hook and we realized the unprecedented demand for our products and services," he recalls as everything from school to work moved online. As some non-essential businesses around the city were forced to close and people everywhere became increasingly dependent on technology, Brake assessed the risk, answered the call and reopened his store, offering appointments to manage increased traffic, curbside...



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