TVs & Home Theater in Tips

3 Netflix tricks to optimize your movie-watching experience

Netflix is the most popular video streaming service. It's simple to use, but it has some hidden secrets you need to know.
Tips March 19, 2017

3 common Amazon Alexa problems and how to fix them

Alexa is at your service. She will listen, no matter what time of day or night. Ask a question, and she'll do her darnedest...
Tips March 17, 2017

3 simple steps to improve your TV's picture quality

I always get emails from people who’ve bought the latest-and-greatest new TV set, only to find after setting it up that the picture quality...
Tips February 21, 2017

5 worst tech rip-offs and how to avoid them

There are a lot of way to save money and one of them is avoiding these common tech ripoffs. Find out what they are.
Tips February 18, 2017

Find and fix dead spots in your home Wi-Fi

Is your Wi-Fi signal not cutting it? Here are some simple ways to make it go the distance.
Tips February 17, 2017

One essential setting to get the clearest image on your smart TV

Have you ever had this happen? You're streaming a big blockbuster superhero action movie, but the visual quality is off. It looks more like...
Tips February 14, 2017

Black market Kodi boxes offer unlimited movies, games, music and more

You may have heard your friends and co-workers talking about the "Kodi box." They're praising them as if they were the best thing since...
Tips February 11, 2017

5 sites to watch live TV absolutely free

You can stream live TV shows, including sports, news, comedies and dramas, on an increasing number of platforms. Here are five live TV platforms...
Tips February 10, 2017

The secret setting Smart TV manufacturers don’t want you to know

Smart TVs combine the best parts of a computer and a television into one super-machine. So what could go wrong? When it comes to...
Tips January 28, 2017

5 best streaming gadgets from Apple TV to Roku, and more

It's a different world when it comes to watching entertainment. Want to marathon every episode of the original "Star Trek" at 3 a.m. on...
Tips January 27, 2017

7 things you didn't know your smart TV can do

Just how smart is your smart TV? These high-end devices are supposed to combine the best parts of your computer and your TV set....
Tips January 20, 2017

Slay vampire electronics to save money

Your electricity bill changes throughout the year, but there are steps you can take to lower your expenses year round. Here's one area that...
Tips December 24, 2016

How smart people are streaming TV

Netflix, Hulu, Amazon Prime Video, Vudu - the options for streaming seem almost limitless. But you shouldn't just settle for the basics. Here's how...
Tips December 12, 2016

Sponsor: Essential steps to prepare your home for winter

Say goodbye to fall's cooler temperatures. Winter is just around the corner, and it's expected to be a cold one. If you haven't taken...
Tips December 8, 2016

5 myths about free TV you shouldn't believe

Have you been thinking about making a money-saving move away from cable, but still aren't sure you can watch the shows you want? There...
Tips November 26, 2016

Q&A with Kim: The oldest hacking trick in the book, parental controls for Apple TV, and more

Each week, I receive tons of questions from my listeners about all things digital. This week, I'm covering how John Podesta got hacked, Facebook...
Tips November 4, 2016

Are TV antennas making a comeback?

TV antennas aren't what they used to be, but has the technology advanced enough to make them worth your while? You'll be surprised by...
Tips October 12, 2016

Best ways to watch NFL games without cable

The 2016 football season is heating up. Have you been watching? With or without a cable subscription, there are lots of ways you can...
Tips September 24, 2016

How to calibrate your HDTV

Q: Hi Kim, I have a new HDTV but it doesn't look as good as the demo in the store. Have I been duped? -...
Tips August 26, 2016

Why HDR matters more than 4K for your next TV

TV industry buzzwords come and go. The next fancy TV technology catchphrase is always waiting in the wings to lure early adopters and videophiles into...
Tips August 25, 2016
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