Buying Advice in Columns

Kim's Opinion: Can the Apple Watch save your life?

It takes a lot for a gadget to wow me like the Apple Watch Series 4 has. For starters, its accelerometer and gyroscope can...
Columns October 8, 2018

Kim's Opinion: The tech not to buy in October

With October here, there's one category to stay away from: Technology. I'm going to save you a ton of money right now. Listen up, there...
Columns October 5, 2018

Kim's Opinion: The best deals in tech right now

Whenever new tech comes out, there are great deals to be had if you know what to buy. After all, the tech junkies and Apple...
Columns September 24, 2018

11 smart devices you never knew about before now

You may be surprised by how many appliances have been redesigned for "smart" purposes. Many of them sound strange or frivolous at first, and...
Columns September 1, 2018

3 new online marketplaces better than Craigslist

Once upon a time, Craigslist was a great idea. Post classified ads for free! Meet cool singles! Craigslist was stripped-down and straightforward. You could...
Columns July 14, 2018

Beware of illegal designer brand items sold on Facebook

If a deal seems too good to be true, it probably is. This old saying turns out to be very true on Facebook. Stroll down...
Columns July 6, 2018

5 essential tech options for your new car

Cars are now more sophisticated than ever: Bluetooth, rear-view cameras, and zoned temperature controls are standard features in 2018 models. As automotive technology continually...
Columns June 30, 2018

Q&A with Kim: Best Echos, Foreclosed House Hunting, Erotic Emojis, and More

Each week, I receive tons of questions from my listeners about tech concerns, new products and all things digital. Sometimes choosing the most interesting...
Columns March 4, 2018

Q&A with Kim: 5G Promises, USB Drive Uses, Free Stuff on Amazon, and More

Each week, I receive tons of questions from my listeners about tech concerns, new products and all things digital. Sometimes choosing the most interesting...
Columns February 18, 2018

Q&A with Kim: Boosting Wi-Fi, finding phone numbers, picking a streaming service, and more

Each week, I receive tons of questions from my listeners about tech concerns, new products and all things digital. Sometimes choosing the most interesting...
Columns February 11, 2018