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5 smartphone apps that might be spying on you

Spy apps may have been designed so that parents can watch over their kids, but that's not where it stops. These sneaky apps can...
Tips July 19, 2018

Walmart granted patent for store eavesdropping device

You probably haven't really thought much about privacy when shopping in a place like Walmart. Why would you? All you're doing is walking in,...
Happening Now July 16, 2018

Millions of smart TVs are spying on us - here's how to stop them

Owning a smart TV is one of the convenient perks of our modern digital world. This is when your TV directly connects to the...
Happening Now July 8, 2018

Prime Day Secrets, Best Car Tech, Cool Travel Apps, 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 July 7, 2018

Google lets app developers read your Gmails

It feels like our privacy has been under attack for quite some time now. That's because it has. Incidents like the massive data breach...
Happening Now July 3, 2018

Facebook wants to spy on your TV habits

Did you know that behind the scenes, the tech giants are waging endless patent wars against each other? Either for securing royalties for emerging technologies,...
Happening Now June 30, 2018

AT&T helps NSA spy on Americans

Surveillance cameras seem to be popping up everywhere these days. People use them to protect their homes. Police departments across the U.S. use them...
Happening Now June 27, 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

Creepy Google Chrome extension knows when you look away from your screen

You ever get the feeling that you are being watched, even when no one else is in the room? That's silly, right? Like, there's...
Happening Now May 29, 2018

4 clever ways to prevent spying and 1 way to spy

Cybersecurity is much like driving a car: one accident can change everything, sending ripples of misfortune through every aspect of your life. Protecting your...
Columns April 14, 2018

Google knows you better than you know yourself

Maybe it's not fair that Facebook is receiving all this criticism for what it knows about us and how it uses that information. Not...
Happening Now April 1, 2018

Facebook is collecting all of your call and text data, how you can turn it off

If someone told you that Facebook was collecting data on you, at this point you'd probably just shrug and accept it as fact. Given...
Happening Now March 27, 2018

Spycams are now watching prospective home buyers

If you have ever sold a home before, you know that one of the most frustrating parts of the experience is not knowing what...
Happening Now March 18, 2018

Is Facebook spying on you and using your phone's mic to target you with ads?

Have you ever had an ad show up on your phone or computer about an automobile you were just discussing with your friends? How...
Happening Now March 13, 2018

5 free programs you may not have heard of until now

As the saying goes, the best things in life are free: love, friends, and great software that works almost as well as a paid...
Columns March 11, 2018

How to keep your family and friends from snooping on your phone

Your life is on your phone. It has a record of everyone you talk to or message with. It has your browsing history, your...
Tips March 6, 2018

U.S. intelligence agencies warn against using this Chinese smartphone

When it comes to the world of smartphones, your first decision might be the toughest. That is whether you want to be an Apple...
Happening Now February 14, 2018

Some apps do listen through your phone's mic to track you

If you have been suspecting that something is listening, you are not imagining it. A new study found there are apps you download on...
Happening Now January 4, 2018

Free way to track GPS, phone calls, text messages and web activity on a phone

Thanks to smartphones, tablets and the internet, there are many threats to your kids and grandkids that you might not see coming. But, constant...
Tips January 3, 2018

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I receive so many questions from my listeners about tech concerns, new products and all things digital. Answering your questions is the best part...
Columns December 31, 2017
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