Kim Komando

How to create passwords that are easy to remember

I'm no longer using passwords that look something like this: W(POUND)7s@Pq!. They were very difficult to remember and extremely frustrating to enter, especially using a ...

3 easy ways to modernize your old videotapes

If your most cherished family memories are stored away on old VHS tapes, you need to act now. As time passes, videotapes lose their magnetic ...

6 surprising things you can do with your smartphone

With more than 2 million apps in the Apple App Store and 2.2 million in Google Play, there are tons of things you can do ...

5 reasons why your Wi-Fi is slow (and how to fix it)

For the two decades that the internet has been in our lives, despite all the changes and technology improvements, one constant has remained: pokey connections. ...

Five ways to lock down your Facebook account

You probably spend more time than you care to admit on Facebook. It's a safe bet that hardly any of it is spent nosing around ...

Use Facebook? One step can prevent things from coming back to haunt you

People who want to snoop on someone's personal life, from divorce attorneys to prospective employers, can find a goldmine on Facebook. Fortunately, you can see exactly ...

Five Amazon Prime perks you don't want to miss

Amazon is one the largest retailers in the world with a market value of more than $250 billion. One reason for that huge number is ...

One free step to make an aging computer run like new

You know the frustration of a computer that keeps getting slower and slower every year? There are ways you can keep the speed up on ...

Don't click any link before asking these questions

Clicking or tapping a link in an email, text or just on a website is always a bit of a gamble. On the other end ...

Don't click 'like' on Facebook again until you read this

Facebook has changed the way people do a lot of things online. For example, you probably notice yourself reflexively clicking 'like' on anything your friends ...

5 smart home gadgets to create your home of the future

Any homeowner knows that a lot of free time goes into taking care of your house. But what if your house could take care of ...