Archive for 'Tech'
Oct 04, 2011 - With a new iPhone coming out -- and my early adopter syndrome flaring up -- I compared sites that will buy your old gadgets, without the hassle of selling on eBay, to see who consistently offers the most money.
Sep 27, 2011 - How secure do you think your personal info is? Many people worry about the safety of their details, and for good reason: It's the top complaint received by the FTC every year. Make sure you're taking steps to guard it.
Sep 27, 2011 - Traveling out of the country is expensive enough without paying outrageous roaming fees. Here are a few hacks for cheap roaming while traveling.
Sep 20, 2011 - There are a lot of variables in getting the best airfare, and comparison sites use different methods to hunt for them. But Google's new tool has a smart approach that's worth a look.
Sep 13, 2011 - Half of the world is overrun by software pirates, according to one industry trade group. But given the number of free alternatives out there, why risk a lawsuit?
Sep 06, 2011 - Tablet computers are a hot commodity, but their prices are steep – unless HP holds another fire sale, or other major players jump into the market soon.
Aug 30, 2011 - If you already have iTunes, then you have access to a free catalog of hundreds of thousands of video and audio courses from the nation's top colleges and universities.
Aug 26, 2011 - There's nothing like a cool dip in the swimming pool on a hot summer day – until you realize you brought your phone in with you. Here are the steps for electronic CPR.
Aug 24, 2011 - Your favorite apps might be your worst enemy – allowing thieves to literally pick your pocket.
Aug 24, 2011 - I'm building a list of businesses to investigate that might be selling email addresses to spammers. Here's how you can help.
Aug 24, 2011 - Smartphones are fast becoming as indispensable as car keys, especially when combined with useful apps. But there are also apps that are just bizarre. Here are 10 of the most useful, along with 10 of the weirdest.
Aug 16, 2011 - We're offering free invites for Google+ to our readers, but they're on a first-come-first-served basis. So if you're interested in the new social network, or want to see how you can help improve the rankings of our stories, read this.
Aug 09, 2011 - We've all dropped our phone at least once. Here are some ways to protect that smart phone from your dumb moves.
Aug 09, 2011 - Cramming is the voluntarily regulated process by which unauthorized charges are "crammed" onto your phone bill, costing Americans billions of dollars a year.
Aug 01, 2011 - Your mechanic sounds sympathetic as he explains you need an $800 repair – should you believe him? New computer diagnostic tools can help you decide whether you're being led astray, and track other useful info about your car.