Tech - Page 7

overheating iphoneoverheating iphone

4 Places Never to Keep Your Cell Phone

It’s bad news if your cell phone battery overheats. Learn how to protect it.

Home securityHome security

5 Smart Choices in Smart Locks

Take control over your home security by turning your smartphone into a key.

social media accountsocial media account

What Happens to Your Facebook Account After You Die?

You can now appoint a legacy contact, and here’s why it makes sense.

texting acronymstexting acronyms

25 Texting Acronyms Every Parent Should Know

Warning: Some of the texts your kid is sending may not make you LOL.

miserable girlmiserable girl

6 Hidden Ways Your Cell Phone May Be Harming Your Health

From icky germs to relationship trouble to bike crashes, your cell phone could be dangerous in surprising ways.

home alarm systemhome alarm system

Keep Your House Safe with a DIY Security System

These three systems are easy to install yourself and won’t break your budget.

digital addictiondigital addiction

Quiz: Time for a Digital Detox?

Get your digital dependency under control with these tips.

Cellphone addictionCellphone addiction

How to Break Your Cellphone Addiction

Does the thought of being without your phone make you agitated? Fight back against nomophobia.

hacked emailhacked email

Your Email Got Hacked — Now What?

5 things you need to do right away to stem the damage.

Secure smartphoneSecure smartphone

How to Keep Apps from Learning Too Much About You

When a smartphone app asks for access to your contacts, photos or location, when is it OK to grant access, and how can you adjust your privacy settings?

Two kids wearing earbudsTwo kids wearing earbuds

Earbuds: Are They Safe for Your Kids?

Why and when to make your kids unplug — here's what experts recommend.

parental control settingsparental control settings

How to Set Parental Controls On Your Smart TV

Caution: Your TV contains sexual and violent content you don’t want your kid to see.

Smartphone displaying a medical appSmartphone displaying a medical app

Turn Your Phone or Tablet into a Mini Medical Center

New technology elevates your device from an everyday essential to a fully functional piece of medical equipment.

doctor with medical appdoctor with medical app

Medical Problem? These Apps Can Help

Discover four apps that can help you play doctor in a crisis.

no texting and drivingno texting and driving

Putting Down My Phone: A Resolution

One woman takes a stand to pay more attention to her surroundings and less attention to her phone.