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Check this map to see if police are using Amazon Ring's surveillance network in your neighborhood

Amazon is working with police around the country on using its Ring smart doorbell. Learn how police might be using Ring to create surveillance...
Happening Now August 13, 2019

Find out what crimes have taken place in your neighborhood

No matter how nice a neighborhood appears to be, you should never assume that it's a crime-free zone. Whether you're working with a realtor...
Cool Sites June 30, 2019

Get in the right car, know these safety tips before hopping in an Uber or Lyft

Ride-share companies like Uber and Lyft are a popular way to get around these days. Unfortunately, there have been multiple incidents recently where criminals...
Tips April 12, 2019

Policing smartphones, big money from Google Ads, compare cell plans, 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 January 26, 2019

3 smart ways you can scare burglars away at night

Imagine someone sneaking into your home at night while you sleep. Gives you the chills, right? Well technology can help alleviate that fear. With...
Tips January 18, 2019

Carjacking suspect foiled thanks to 'Find My iPhone' feature

The "Find My iPhone" feature is extremely useful. If you ever misplace or lose your phone, you can locate exactly where it is, erase...
Happening Now December 31, 2018

7 clever ways hackers are stealing keyless cars

If your car is keyless, you may be at risk. Hackers have formulated a way to trick your car into thinking your key is...
Happening Now October 13, 2018

Safety apps college students need now

It can be a bit unnerving to walk through an abandoned campus late at night or wait for a bus when there’s no one...
Apps August 29, 2018

'Evil Genius' documentary raises questions about robbery gone wrong

This week's "What I Streamed And Really Liked" pick, available on Netflix, is the documentary "Evil Genius: The True Story of America's Most Diabolical...
Streaming Picks August 24, 2018

Police want to limit your scanner access. Why it might be a good idea.

Just because we are not police officers does not mean we are not interested in what they do. More than that, it's good to...
Happening Now May 22, 2018
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