Security in Columns

Stop Facebook’s targeted advertising by changing your account settings

Like many tech giants, Facebook actively collects information about you and uses this data for “targeted advertising.” You’ve seen this before: An ad closely...
Columns April 13, 2019

Kim's Take: Tips to lock down your phone and keep your information safe

In a hurry? Tap or click to listen to this story in less than a minute! We all know that Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos'...
Columns April 4, 2019

Kim's Take: Facebook wants more of your personal data

Tap or click to listen to the latest from Kim in just one minute. Yesterday, Facebook began a legal battle to follow you around...
Columns March 28, 2019

5 essential router security settings you need to check now

Most people don't give a second thought to their router. It's just that little black box in the corner that helps you get internet...
Columns March 16, 2019

Kim's Take: Facebook's power outage - server error or a hack?

In a hurry? Tap or click to listen to this story in less than a minute! Facebook and its sites were down by some...
Columns March 15, 2019

Kim's Take: Russia is unplugging from the internet

In a hurry? Tap or click to listen to this story in less than a minute! You may have heard that Russia is disconnecting...
Columns February 13, 2019

8 ways to stop your phone from tracking you

Why is your phone allowed to track you and share that data with unknown third parties? In short, you gave permission. Typical data-sharing policies...
Columns February 9, 2019

Kim's Take: Does Facebook think we’re all just a bunch of idiots?

In a hurry? Tap or click to listen to this story in less than a minute! Facebook owns the widely popular Instagram and WhatsApp,...
Columns February 8, 2019

7 ways to stop robocalls now

Robocalls are not just annoying, but can also be dangerous. Well, it’s time to end those robocalls for good. Luckily, you have a whole...
Columns February 2, 2019

Kim's Take: A frightening hack of a home security system

Imagine you’re watching TV. Suddenly, you hear a loud squawking alert in your home warning that North Korea has just launched ballistic missiles and is attacking...
Columns January 23, 2019
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