Consumer Technology

Cybersecurity ETFs
Consumer Technology

Cybersecurity ETFs

Tom Lydon | June 7, 2022

As interest rates rise and the economy slows, already hard-hit tech stocks are likely to struggle. But one niche can…

New TVs: 4K, OLED and QLED
Consumer Technology

New TVs: 4K, OLED and QLED

Jacob Palmer | May 23, 2022

Yearly updates to popular TV models don’t always offer huge performance and visual-quality upgrades—but they always come with huge price…

Credit Score Apps – Not All They’re Cracked Up to Be
Consumer Technology

Credit Score Apps – Not All They’re Cracked Up to Be

Kate Hao | May 22, 2022

With catchy names like Credit Sesame, myFICO and Credit Karma, credit score apps are pitched as tools to help you…

New Hearing Aid Technology
Consumer Technology

New Hearing Aid Technology

Abram Bailey, AuD | April 21, 2022

Hearing aids have improved dramatically in recent years. Today’s models boast features such as Bluetooth, motion sensors and artificial intelligence…

What is the Metaverse?
Consumer Technology

What is the Metaverse?

Kelli McCourt | April 16, 2022

No doubt, you have heard the buzz about the “metaverse,” but if you’re like me, you probably don’t know what…

The Best New Consumer Gadgets
Consumer Technology

The Best New Consumer Gadgets

Marc Saltzman | March 4, 2022

Circular smartphones, robotic cats, tech that tracks your toilet paper usage. Hundreds of unnecessary new gadgets in one place can…

The Dangers of Social Media
Consumer Technology

The Dangers of Social Media

Damon Centola, PhD | October 15, 2021

Social media helps us stay in touch with family and friends and keep up with world and local news. But it also limits our ability to research and make good decisions.

Best TVs and More to Recreate the Movie Theater Experience at Home

Best TVs and More to Recreate the Movie Theater Experience at Home

Jacob Palmer | March 24, 2021

A giant screen or a projector…a surround sound system…streaming services…and even a popcorn maker and theater seats can make you feel you’re at the cinema.

Today’s Best Cellular Plan Deals

Today’s Best Cellular Plan Deals

Ben Kurland | January 29, 2021

Developments ranging from a big merger to a pandemic could help you save money on cellphone service this year.

The Best Home Printers to Suit Your Needs

The Best Home Printers to Suit Your Needs

Brian Westover | November 16, 2020

Printers vary widely in features and present tradeoffs in costs. Here are the best inkjet and laser printers…options for black & white only or color.

How to Track Down Old Friends Online

How to Track Down Old Friends Online

Dan Ribacoff | October 22, 2020

Whether it’s an old friend or a new date, there are tracking tricks you can use if you know where to search.

Best Wi-Fi Devices to Boost Your Internet

Best Wi-Fi Devices to Boost Your Internet

Ry Crist | September 25, 2020

Here are some of today’s best products to improve Wi-Fi speed and eliminate dead zones.

7 Ways to Look Better on Video Calls

7 Ways to Look Better on Video Calls

Jennifer Jager | August 25, 2020

Video calls are a great way to keep you connected, but it’s easy to end up not looking your best. Here are five ways to look much better

How to Sell Used Photo Gear

How to Sell Used Photo Gear

Jeff Wignall | June 15, 2020

Get top dollar for used cameras and other photo equipment you no longer want by using the right sites and including the right information.

These 6 Sneaky Tricks by Cell Phone Providers Can Cost You Big

These 6 Sneaky Tricks by Cell Phone Providers Can Cost You Big

Ben Kurland | June 15, 2020

You probably don’t know all the ways that cell phone providers try trick you, but here’s how…and how you can fight back.