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RoboCop reality: robots and drone patrols coming to your neighborhood

If you visit Huntington Park near Los Angeles, CA anytime soon, you might be surprised to see robots roaming the sidewalks! Police have revealed...
Happening Now June 23, 2019

iPhone tracking, anonymous operating systems, eavesdropping on police, 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 December 1, 2018

Police told to avoid looking at Face ID iPhones

As our phones become more and more secure with biometrics, facial recognition has become the latest way developers are making phones more difficult to...
Happening Now October 15, 2018

iPhones can easily be turned into a bodycam to record police

It is generally used for things like saving photos, sharing songs or performing other routine things which, while helpful, does not make the app...
Happening Now October 7, 2018

Fitness tracker data leads cops to a suspected killer

A Fit Bit was used to potentially solve a murder case recently in San Jose, California. It was solved using the data kept on...
Happening Now October 5, 2018

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

How dash cams can provide crash evidence

There are many reasons to not want to get into an auto accident, with the chance for personal injury -- or worse -- topping...
Happening Now July 31, 2018

Uber's new safety feature could save you in an emergency

As safe as everyone may want it to be, there is an inherent danger in using a ride-sharing app like Uber. Despite all the...
Happening Now May 30, 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
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