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Use Google for a reverse phone lookup

In a world full of spam and robo-calls, most of us look at an unknown number on our cell phones with a healthy dose...
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Android users have a new 911 emergency location service

How did we ever live before the invention of smartphones? They are such a big part of our lives now and in such a...
Happening Now September 23, 2018

Publish an eBook, browse privately, master Windows, 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 September 22, 2018

How to beat Google’s personalized ads

Google Ads make people nervous. The personalized ads follow you around the internet, pummeling you with images and links that reflect your recent activities...
Columns September 22, 2018

Google says it did reset phones remotely, didn't mean to

Most settings can be found or messed with through just a couple of taps, and you have probably figured out how to do that...
Happening Now September 18, 2018

Facebook's 52,000 data points on each person reveal something shocking about its future

While the site says it is focusing more on privacy and user experience, it still wants to keep learning about us. The reasons vary,...
Happening Now September 17, 2018

A big change in Chrome 69 can put you at risk

To celebrate Chrome's 10th birthday, Google just released version 69 for desktops, Android and iOS. This update introduces a bunch of new features including...
Happening Now September 10, 2018

Google cracks down on tech support scam ads

Even the most tech savvy among us need some support every now and again, and when we seek it out, Google is one of...
Happening Now September 4, 2018

How to erase everything you ever searched for on Google

Does the idea of Google knowing your every move creep you out? Think about it, the tech giant knows every car you've thought of...
Tips September 4, 2018

This key might save your digital life

If you haven't heard of two-factor authentication, it's a super-simple function. It will save you money and keep hackers and cybercriminals at bay. It...
Happening Now September 1, 2018
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