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5 best new features of Android Pie

Android Pie represents a major overhaul for the OS. While there’s plenty of advancement under the hood, Android users will really notice a difference...
Tips August 21, 2018

5 tips to boost your Android experience

Android is everywhere. The major rival to Apple’s iOS is a popular choice across a variety of smartphones and tablets. As with any operating...
Tips August 14, 2018

Careful, looking at your phones a certain way could lead to vision problems

Have you ever been told that if you sat too close to the television you would go blind or have other issues? The idea...
Happening Now August 12, 2018

Are people seeing your text messages?

People have love/hate relationships with messaging Read Receipts. If you're not familiar with them, they're those little alerts below messages that indicate that they...
Tips July 31, 2018

Find great items for less than $50 in the Komando Shop!

Have you had a chance to check out the new Komando Shop? It was renovated last week, with plenty of new tools and features...
Happening Now July 27, 2018

Who’s the fastest carrier? The answer will shock you!

A big chunk of people use a smartphone these days, but if you're on the hunt for the fastest data speeds possible, is your...
Happening Now July 21, 2018

Netflix is making downloading shows smarter to save your space

Netflix is known for its streaming capabilities, which is great because you can take it and watch almost anywhere. But that assumes you have...
Happening Now July 11, 2018

Is your phone secretly WATCHING you? New evidence says yes

Is your smartphone listening to your conversations? As we reported earlier, third-party apps may be taking advantage of voice triggers or wake words that...
Happening Now July 6, 2018

5 ways to slash your smartphone bills

Remember, a smartphone is a small computer, and computers are expensive. Even older-model phones can cost hundreds of dollars, never mind the $1,149 you'd...
Columns July 4, 2018

$10 a month for a phone? New plan promises deal

When they first went mainstream, cellphones were good for nothing more than phone calls. They then began to grow in scope, with things like...
Happening Now June 21, 2018

How to use Find my iPhone to find a lost or stolen phone

Nobody wants to experience that sinking feeling when you can’t find your iPhone. Maybe you set it down someplace odd. Maybe you left it...
Tips June 19, 2018

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

Facebook shared data with a Chinese company considered a national security threat

Just when we thought Facebook had hit rock bottom, it finds itself on another level of low. I'm sure you remember the Facebook/Cambridge Analytica...
Happening Now June 7, 2018

Sponsored: 5 clever ways to use phone’s camera like a DSLR

A smartphone camera and a digital single-lens reflex (DSLR) camera are two very different animals. One is compact. The other is big and can...
Tips May 30, 2018

How to use your smartphone to diagnose bad Wi-Fi

These days, there's nothing more frustrating than a sluggish internet. You work from anywhere that has a Wi-Fi connection, whether that's your home office...
Tips May 29, 2018

10 useful ways to repurpose your old cellphone

A smartphone is really just a computer. It’s smaller, of course, and many things are less convenient than a regular desktop. But smartphones have...
Columns May 20, 2018

Best time to buy Apple or Samsung phones

Prices for the latest and greatest gadgets are skyrocketing. Since Apple and Samsung make some of the best devices, they're always in demand. Sometimes,...
Tips May 14, 2018

Everything you should know about Apple's SE2

Apple has a way of leaking specs and photos of upcoming iPhones months before they hit store shelves, or at least Apple fuels the...
Tips April 30, 2018

How hackers are using your smartphone to rip you off

Just when you think you've taken every precaution against cybercriminals, a new attack starts spreading. That's because when we catch on to their scams they...
Happening Now April 21, 2018

4 digital tricks you'll use time and time again

When it comes to everything digital, we often learn by doing or by watching someone wow us with a trick. These tricks often save...
Tips March 24, 2018
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