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Kim Komando hosts the nation’s largest talk radio show about consumer electronics, computers and the Internet. Kim Komando can be reached via e-mail or at 888-825-5254

Cellphone contract freebies you aren’t using

By Kim Komando
You probably pay a pretty penny for your cellphone plan. And when you’re spending dozens or hundreds of dollars a month, you want to make sure you’re getting your money’s worth. If you look deep into your cellphone contract you ...

5 urgent questions about Windows 10 answered

By Kim Komando
It’s been about a month since Windows 10 launched and the early reviews are mostly positive. I’ve had readers report everything from smooth sailing to minor annoyances to serious problems that made them go back to Windows 7 or 8.1. ...

5 secrets to make you fall in love with Windows 10

By Kim Komando
Windows 10 is finally here! If you hated Windows 8, you’re most likely in love with Windows 10. Of course, you might still be waiting in line for your chance to download the upgrade. Microsoft is rolling it out in ...

Five rules to avoid the top scam in the U.S.

By Kim Komando
If I asked you what the number one scam in America is right now, you might say phishing email scams, Facebook scams, Nigerian 419 scams, sweetheart scams or any number of other scam types. However, you’re probably thinking a little ...

How to unsend an email

By Kim Komando
Have you ever clicked “Send” on an email and regretted it a fraction of a second later? Whether you were angry and typed something you shouldn’t have, clicked “Reply All” when you wanted “Reply,” or just accidentally clicked the “Send” ...

Get your Windows 10 upgrade

By Tribune-Review
Question: I hate Windows 7. I’m really looking forward to the Windows 10. When will I be able to upgrade? Answer: While Windows 10 is launching July 29, very few people are going to actually get the upgrade that ...

5 hidden YouTube secrets you should try

By Kim Komando
Want to know how popular YouTube is? Think how many conversations you’ve had lately included the phrase, “I saw this great video on YouTube ...” News, instructions, cat videos, instant celebrities, music, humor, emotional stories and more are all within ...

Five surprising things you can control with your phone

By Kim Komando
BC-USAT-TECH-KOMANDO In the last 10 years, the smartphone has taken over the worlds of communication, entertainment, productivity, photography and more. It was only a matter of time, then, until the smartphone absorbed the typical remote control as well. And I’m not ...

One huge mistake people make when renting cars

By Kim Komando
There are plenty of reasons to rent a car, from leaving an unreliable car behind on a vacation to getting around a business trip. There is a real hidden danger when renting a car that you may not even realize. ...

Why you should Google yourself now

By Kim Komando
Whether it’s a potential employer, current employer, budding romantic partner, long-time significant other, or someone else in your life, there’s a good chance they have or will run a Google search for your name. Do you know everything that they’ll ...

7 common tech myths busted

By Kim Komando
I know you’ve had the experience of sharing a “fact” you’ve known for years, only to have someone point out that it’s actually wrong. In the fast-changing tech universe, it’s very common. Here are seven myths that I hear people ...

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