Tips and Tricks in Columns

Kim's Take: Email scams have more information on you than ever before

Not long ago, scam email was pretty easy to spot, with all the misspellings and bad grammar. The scammers have wised up and are now...
Columns March 25, 2019

Kim's Take: Apple Watch can tell if you're having a heart attack

In a hurry? Tap or click to listen to this story in less than a minute! Apple and Stanford Medicine teamed up to determine...
Columns March 19, 2019

Kim's Take: Crazy things passengers left behind in Uber cars

Tap or click to listen to the latest from Kim in just one minute. Uber’s out with its annual lost-and-found report that details commonly...
Columns March 14, 2019

14 apps you’ll use time and time again for iPhone and Android

When you look at the Apple App Store or the Google Play Store, there are two schools of thought. Either you are excited because...
Columns March 9, 2019

Kim's Take: Parents are now using social media to help name their babies

In a hurry? Tap or click to listen to this story in less than a minute! When people name their child, they usually consider...
Columns March 4, 2019

10 digital tricks you’ll wish you knew before now

Some digital tricks remain obscure, but once you learn them they can change your life. You might find yourself using one of these operations...
Columns February 16, 2019

Kim's Take: There is truly no place left to hide online

Maybe you’re the one person who has never had a Twitter or Facebook account. The massive social media network computers don’t know anything about you, right?...
Columns January 22, 2019

7 ways to search without using Google

Google doesn’t know everything, and there are some resources that are actually better than Google at finding certain information. Some sites index streaming movies,...
Columns January 19, 2019

5 reasons to 'get smart' about your thermostat

Smart thermostats are real – and they are changing lives. They save money. They're kinder to the environment. And they also offer a level...
Columns January 12, 2019

15 amazing Google tricks you never knew before now

Did you know the world's most powerful search engine can do more than just find things? Yes, Google's full G-Suite is a game-changer, and...
Columns January 5, 2019