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Kim's Take: Netflix is changing the way we watch a movie

Netflix changed the way we got our movies. Now, Netflix is changing the way we watch them, and they’re collecting data. Forget just watching a movie...
Columns January 3, 2019

Kim's Take: Should kids use good manners with Amazon Alexa?

Today, a question for all parents. Should kids be taught to say "Please" and "Thank you" when dealing with Amazon’s Alexa? Amazon says its Alexa-powered...
Columns December 27, 2018

Kim's Take: Turn off this TV feature to get the best movie viewing experience

Does your television have the so-called soap opera effect? The feature is automatically turned on in most new TVs, but you really should turn it...
Columns December 10, 2018

Kim's Opinion: The future of virtual assistants and relationships

If you're thinking your smart speakers are always listening, they are. And that could carry some interesting consequences. Virtual assistants like Alexa, Siri and...
Columns November 30, 2018

Best streaming boxes for getting the shows and movies you want

At this point, it seems that streaming movies and TV shows is just so much simpler and more convenient than cable. You can watch...
Columns November 10, 2018

Kim's Opinion: The best streaming services for movies

If you've seen the trailer for the next Marvel smash, "Captain Marvel," there's a funny scene that really sets it up that the movie...
Columns September 28, 2018

Kim's Opinion: Are streaming services really cheaper than cable?

Is streaming really cheaper than cable TV? It depends. The golden days of cheap streaming are coming to an end. Take a look at...
Columns September 18, 2018

Your children are busy killing each other this summer

If you’re wondering where your teens are really doing this summer, rest easy. They’re off on a remote island. Killing each other. Twenty-seven years ago,...
Columns July 26, 2018

The Snapchat generation never goes outside

If you’re over 30, you probably remember long summer days, playing outside. But the “Snapchat Generation” will never be able to share those kinds of summer...
Columns July 24, 2018

Caution cable cutters: Streaming services are not what they seem

Just last Christmas, the rate of consumers dropping cable and satellite hit its highest level ever. And streaming television continues strong growth. But, as USA Today...
Columns July 13, 2018
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