Future Tech in Columns

Kim's Opinion: Top tech jobs that pay big money

For quite awhile, it seemed that the best -- or only -- tech jobs were in programming. Without the requisite background, the technical world...
Columns October 1, 2018

Back-to-school rituals made easy thanks to consumer tech

As millions head back to classes, think of the hundreds of back-to-school rituals – all of them, once a stable of Americana. Many things required...
Columns August 27, 2018

Kim's Opinion: Half of Americans draw the line on self-driving cars

No matter what you may see or hear, America’s special relationship with our cars is going strong. Yes, it was once about chrome and horsepower....
Columns August 20, 2018

Human-looking robots are coming to a home near you

In 1962, the world got a glimpse into the future with the classic cartoon series “The Jetsons.” There was George, Jane, Judy, Elroy, and the smart-alecky...
Columns July 25, 2018

Note to lawmakers - Follow the path of Georgia and Washington state

Let's face it. Driving or riding in a vehicle is always a risk. The National Safety Council said that nearly 40,100 people died in...
Columns July 2, 2018

Commentary: Arizona's fatal Uber crash, and what Uber must do now

The problem with self-driving cars is that there’s really no such thing. At least not yet. In England, carmakers have been told to stop...
Columns June 22, 2018

3 insider tips to enjoying podcasts

I love podcasts! But there are so many options to tap into, we often forget how many episodes we've downloaded. Those megabytes do add...
Columns August 26, 2017

5 smart home gadgets to create your home of the future

What if your house could take care of you? That's the dream of the "smart home," and while there's no true sci-fi intelligent homes...
Columns February 20, 2016