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Kim's Opinion: Airlines attempt to bring passengers zen

There was a time when flying was an event. It was elegant, with men in snappy suits and women in lovely dresses. Pilots were...
Columns September 26, 2018

Kim's Opinion: Facebook is now scoring its users' reputations

You may know your credit score, but do your know your trustworthiness score -- the one that Facebook is assigning to all its users? Very...
Columns August 24, 2018

11 amazing perks you get from your local library you never knew before now

Today, the library is as essential as ever. I mean physical libraries, the same brick-and-mortar buildings that have been lending books since the dawn...
Columns August 11, 2018

Kim's Opinion: Alex Jones, the First Amendment and Big Tech

Let’s tackle some emails that I’ve been getting about Big Tech the First Amendment: The question? Why doesn’t The First Amendment apply to Facebook and YouTube?...
Columns August 10, 2018

15 tech upgrades you can get for free

You’ve spent so much money already – on a laptop, tablet, computer, router, network extender, printer, and smartphone. You’ve signed up for the internet,...
Columns June 9, 2018

Protecting your bank account in the wake of data breaches

The name “Equifax” now sends shivers down our spines. The company we once trusted to handle our credit scores has become a pariah of...
Columns April 18, 2018

10 incredibly useful online sites you didn’t know about until now

If you had to guess, how many different websites do you think exist in the world today? All kinds of websites offer free ways...
Columns April 8, 2018

How to keep mooches and spies off your Wi-Fi network and out of your files

People love to mooch Wi-Fi. They don’t mean any harm. They just find an unprotected signal and sign on. Why not? It’s free, and...
Columns April 2, 2018

3 ways to search the web without Google tracking you

“Google” has become synonymous with “finding information.” But even the mighty Google has its drawbacks, especially if you value your privacy. The world’s most...
Columns March 26, 2018

5 hacks the pros use time and time again

Everyday consumers have harnessed the internet, learned Microsoft Office and mastered the iPhone. Still, certain skills are reserved for pros. You wouldn’t necessarily think...
Columns March 25, 2018
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