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Q&A with Kim: Track the solar eclipse, Extra cash for teachers, and more

Each week, I receive tons of questions about all things digital. This week, I'm talking about tracking the 2017 solar eclipse, extra cash for...
Columns April 29, 2017

10 must-have apps for your phone

A new app is like candy: It’s fun, bite-sized, and gives you a rush. Whether you prefer the iTunes App Store or Google Play,...
Columns April 22, 2017

Q&A with Kim: Marketing on social media, Buying a smart TV, and more

Each week, I receive tons of questions about all things digital. This week, I'm talking about marketing on social media, buying a smart TV,...
Columns April 15, 2017

Q&A with Kim: Monitoring kids' cellphone activity, Make money online, and more

Each week, I receive tons of questions about all things digital. This week, I'm talking about about making money online, which iPhone to buy,...
Columns April 8, 2017

How to tell if your phone or tablet has a virus

Long before ransomware and large-scale hacks became everyday problems, viruses were crawling into our desktops and infecting our screens. These days, smartphones and tablets...
Columns April 8, 2017

Q&A with Kim: Unclaimed money, old-fashioned phones, and more

Each week, I receive tons of questions about all things digital. This week, I'm talking about finding unclaimed money, old-fashioned phones, and more. Do...
Columns April 1, 2017

Q&A with Kim: Fine-tune TV picture quality, Stop webcam spies, and more

Each week, I receive tons of questions about all things digital. This week, I'm talking about fine-tuning your TV's picture quality, stopping webcam spies,...
Columns March 25, 2017

Q&A with Kim: Tackling Wi-Fi dead zones, iPhone's secret menu and more

Each week, I receive tons of questions about all things digital. This week, I'm talking about troubleshooting cellular phone reception, the risks of Kodi...
Columns March 18, 2017

Q&A with Kim: Keeping your browsing private, tech toys for your dog and more

Each week, I receive tons of questions about all things digital. This week, I'm talking about keeping your web browsing private, DIY home surveillance...
Columns March 11, 2017

9 Amazon Prime perks you’re probably not using

Amazon.com likes to change the rules. First, it started selling books online. Then it launched an online shopping revolution. When Amazon Prime came along,...
Columns March 11, 2017