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iPhone and iPad notification's screen is changing in a clever new way

Do you remember what it was like the first time your cellphone provided a notification? It was probably for a missed call or maybe...
Happening Now June 18, 2018

Online Banks, Instant Pot Remote Cooking, Tech Freebies, and More: Tech Q&A

Each week, I receive tons of questions from my listeners about tech concerns, new products and all things digital. Sometimes choosing the most interesting...
Columns June 9, 2018

Best apps and gadgets to repel mosquitoes

Ah, warm weather. It’s time for t-shirts, backyard barbecues, pool parties, and madly swatting at mosquitoes as the biting insects come out from hiding...
Tips May 25, 2018

Hidden way to rearrange your iPhone apps all at once

If there is a downside to be found with downloading all of the iPhone’s apps it is that they can lead to a good...
Tips May 21, 2018

These language apps are almost as good as having a Babel fish in your ear

Have you daydreamed about speaking a foreign language? Or have you put in a lot of effort to learn a language, whether you need...
Tips May 18, 2018

Popular iPhone apps...you've probably never heard of the most downloaded one

Even though smartphones have only been around a little over a decade, they've already changed our lives for the better. We're no longer chained...
Tips May 17, 2018

New Samsung devices come loaded with useless apps. Why?

It has taken many forms, but Yahoo! has been around for a while. A search engine, news site, fantasy sports outlet and otherwise all-entailing...
Happening Now May 5, 2018

Android features that iPhone users envy

Being an Android user can sometimes be a lonely experience. All your friends are using their Apple Pay in stores and sharing silly pictures...
Tips April 24, 2018

Q&A with Kim: The 5G Revolution, Saving on Flights, Closing Down Apps, and More

Each week, I receive tons of questions from my listeners about tech concerns, new products and all things digital. Sometimes choosing the most interesting...
Columns April 21, 2018

Facebook's new free tool to remove spy third-party apps is a must do

If nothing else, you have to give Facebook credit for giving the appearance of trying. Life in a post-Cambridge Analytica world has not been...
Happening Now April 5, 2018

6 great Facebook replacement apps

Facebook’s big Cambridge Analytica privacy controversy has rocked the popular social network and sparked a #DumpFacebook movement of people and companies that are deleting...
Tips March 29, 2018

Facebook privacy setting doesn't do anything

If you're like us, you've spent the better part of the last week-plus trying to make sense of Facebook's security settings. As story after...
Happening Now March 28, 2018

Facebook can still track your deleted account

While we knew we were providing some information about ourselves when we signed up, the scope of what all Facebook knows about us is...
Tips March 23, 2018

Cambridge Analytica fiasco - How to check if any sketchy apps have access to your Facebook profile

If you're a Facebook user, you've probably heard about the Cambridge Analytica controversy by now. It's a grim reminder that no matter how careful...
Tips March 21, 2018

All Apple apps will have this one thing in common

The iPhone X was supposed to be a game-changer, but so far it hasn't delivered the sales bang Apple hoped for, despite getting really...
Happening Now February 23, 2018

Do you still need to "close" apps?

Whether you're using an Apple iPhone or Google's Android operating system, you probably spend time closing apps. You may think it improves the performance...
Tips February 12, 2018

7 best budget apps to help save for your dream vacation

Imagine your dream vacation. Maybe you see yourself on a beach with warm ocean waves crashing and palm trees rustling in a mild breeze...
Tips January 27, 2018

What Android data is automatically backed up

For the most part, Android devices back up a lot of important information on their own, so there is nothing to worry about there....
Tips January 1, 2018

5 apps I put on my mother's phone and tablet

One of the best things about my job is the fact that I'm always hearing about new gadgets and apps that can help you,...
Apps December 28, 2017

My favorite map program just got a HUGE update you’ll love

Do you have a commute? Most people use an app or an onboard car computer to manage their drive. One of the best mobile...
Happening Now December 2, 2017
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