Other stories about Wi-Fi

Comcast leaked names and numbers of customers' routers

The thing about technology is for as great as it can be, there are oh so many ways things that can go wrong. Hardware...
Happening Now May 23, 2018

What is WPA3?

There are security measures in place to help you, like the WiFi Alliance's WPA (Wi-Fi Protected Access). That's simply a way to protect your...
Tips May 10, 2018

Medical devices at risk from dangerous KRACK attacks

Heads up! If you, your loved ones or your organization rely on medical devices that connect wirelessly to Wi-Fi networks, you need to be aware...
Happening Now May 4, 2018

Call and Text With Multiple Numbers From Your Existing Device

Because of smartphones we are always connected. No matter which style, having one in your pocket means you have the ability to call, text,...
Apps April 30, 2018

A dinosaur roams in Chrome

We've all been there. You are so accustomed to Wi-Fi connections being just about everywhere that, well, you can get a little grumpy when...
Tips April 15, 2018

5G is coming, and it will cost you. What you need to know

Are you ready for 5G? It’s coming whether you like it or not. Antennas, radiation, global connectivity, lightning fast speeds, device control, all wrapped...
Tips April 13, 2018

Find out if your neighbors are stealing your Wi-Fi

When it comes to Wi-Fi, criminals are looking for ways to get in. The worst part is, it's not that hard for someone to...
Downloads April 9, 2018

How to make your router hack-proof

It is not just about the potential loss of bandwidth, slowdowns or botnet attacks. Securing your router can also shield you from unwelcome connections...
Tips April 4, 2018

Q&A with Kim: Speed Up Internet, Find Forgotten Passwords, Convert VHS Tapes, and More

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 April 1, 2018

5 hacks the pros use time and time again

Everyday consumers have harnessed the internet, learned Microsoft Office and mastered the iPhone. Still, certain skills are reserved for pros. You wouldn’t necessarily think...
Columns March 25, 2018

10 ways to fix your home Wi-Fi problems

When Wi-Fi slows down, so does our entire life. Our email and browsers stop loading. Our streaming movies freeze. Alexa stops responding. Our phones...
Columns February 24, 2018

Top 10 ways to boost your home Wi-Fi and fix it once and for all

There are plenty of reasons your Wi-Fi keeps slowing down (at the most inopportune times too, it seems) - signal congestion, physical location, firmware...
Tips February 15, 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 February 7, 2018

Wi-Fi security overhaul coming with WPA3

The Wi-Fi Alliance recently unveiled a new Wi-Fi security standard that will succeed the now-vulnerable WPA2 standard. This new standard will bring key enhancements...
Happening Now January 14, 2018

Check to see if your neighbors are stealing your internet

Could your neighbors be stealing your Internet? Here's how to find out and stop them.
Tips January 12, 2018

Pinpoint Wi-Fi issues in your home or office

Have Wi-Fi coverage issues? If you've ever struggled to fix the Wi-Fi connection in your home, you need this freebie. It’s an innovative way...
Downloads January 10, 2018

Save your data while traveling with these easy setting changes

If you're like most people, you can't imagine your everyday life without your smartphone. Don't feel guilty about that, but do be careful. If...
Tips December 30, 2017

10 ways to be more secure online

Each time you go online, your information and privacy are at risk. Hackers are seeking to take over your email account, expose your credentials,...
Tips December 23, 2017

Wi-Fi increases a pregnant woman's risk of miscarriage

For years I have talked about the dangers of cellphone radiation. Now new research shows cellphone and Wi-Fi radiation is dangerous for pregnant women.
Happening Now December 17, 2017

Top 5 Privacy Tips of 2017

In this increasingly connected online world, the threat of having your money and identity stolen by hackers and cybercriminals is greater than ever. Every...
Tips December 9, 2017
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