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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

If you take Uber, you must read this before you do it again

In many ways, ride-sharing companies Uber and Lyft have made life easier. Whether you had a night out that left you unable to drive,...
Happening Now May 2, 2018

Apple Watch heart rate data could help solve a murder

One of the best things about the Apple Watch is it can do far more than the average watch. Essentially an iPhone on your...
Happening Now April 5, 2018
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