Young people addicted to smart phones (iStock) Our phones — filled with emails to check, social media to scroll, and apps to open — are designed to keep us glued to them. It’s easy to get sucked in and find it difficult
I have lost count of how many times I’ve been asked, “Are my devices listening?” I will tell you this: They are always listening for the wake word, and tech companies admit smart assistants mishear commands more often than any of us
When our TVs were smaller, seeing that black screen wasn’t a big deal. In the age of cheap big screens, they’re an eyesore. That’s especially true if your TV is dusty and smudged. There’s a right way and a wrong way to
Digital junk piles up too quickly. Look no further than your phone and all those blurry photos and old screenshots in your gallery. What you don’t see are the invasive tracking cookies saved in your smartphone. Tap or click for a short
When was the last time you left the house without your phone? Me neither. The moment your phone goes missing, panic sets in. Tap or click for a method to find your phone, even if it’s buried somewhere where you can’t hear the ringer. When you’re out and
NASHVILLE – People in Nashville shared their thoughts with Fox News about Facebook as the tech giant faces an onslaught of negative attention, particularly after earlier this month a whistleblower leaked thousands of internal documents alleging the company consistently chooses profit over
For how important it is, it sure is easy to forget about your trusty router that works 24/7. Routers are crucial to sending strong, reliable internet to your devices, but when’s the last time you made sure it’s locked down from hackers?
Think back to the days when we had to store everything locally on our computers. Thumb drives and external hard drives helped, but it was cumbersome. Today, everything syncs right to cloud storage. Is it safe to store personal documents like your ID,
Back in the day, Craigslist was the go-to way to sell your old stuff online. We have all heard the stories of when things go wrong. It’s a reason why many local police departments let you conduct transactions in their facilities. You
When Fall hits, I get more and more calls on my national radio show from people looking for easy ways to make extra cash. I get it. When you’re buying gifts for lots of friends and family, it adds up quickly. Sadly,
People underestimate intuition. If your gut tells you something is off, don’t ignore it. Stalkerware is surprisingly easy to plant on someone’s phone, and trackers follow you online and offline. Tap or click for signs whether you’re being watched or just paranoid.