Komando Flash Tips
Opt-out of online targeted advertising networks an
If you surf the web, you're going to see ads. That's a given, and there's not much you can do about it. What you can change is whether or not you see targeted ads. These are the ads that follow you from site to site and seem to know what you've been looking at online.
Introducing my new video site!
After months of hard work, I am excited to share with you my new and improved video site! I know you’re going to love it. It’s faster, more user-friendly and has fewer ads! You’ll still find my popular categories like flash tips, Komando reports and a slew of other fun stuff like recipes and viral videos. And don’t forget, if you are a member of Kim’s Club, you’ll also be able to watch me record my radio show live from the studio! Check it out for yourself! Click here to see my new and improved video site!
Get clearer sounds from your TV with this one hidd
It's a common problem with flatscreen TVs; sometimes, you can hardly hear the dialogue in TV shows and movies. In one scene, spoken words sound so soft that you can't help but turn the volume up. Then suddenly, the next scene barges loudly into your living room, filled with explosions and gunshots. Try these tricks to smooth it all out.
How to buy the perfect sound bar and not waste mon
Flatscreen TV displays are getting more amazing each year it seems. TVs are also continuously getting slimmer and thinner. While aesthetically speaking, these form factor advancements are always welcome, thinner TVs mean smaller speakers and worse sound. Here's how to overcome that.
3 ways to craft great passwords based on new resea
What's the biggest hassle of the digital era? Most of us can agree: passwords. It's so frustrating to be stopped midstream during the workday to reset passwords. It's worse when you're in a rush at home, maybe to book a flight or pay a bill and all of a sudden you see, "Incorrect password." Here is the new way to make secure passwords.
How to hear all your Amazon Echo recordings (and d
Are you one of the millions of people who use a "smart assistant," like Amazon's Alexa? The Alexa Voice Service can be used to play music, provide information, news, sports scores, weather and much more. Alexa records those commands, here's how to delete them.
How to delete everything you’ve ever said to
It should be no surprise that Google is also tracking your voice-activated requests and searches, too. That's right. Every time you use "OK Google" or use another voice-controlled function, odds are your request is recorded and the snippets are saved to your Google account. Here's how to delete those recordings.
This free app can detect hidden credit card skimme
One of the more successful tools of 21st-century crooks is the skimmer. Thieves attach them to ATMs, gas pumps, point-of-sales (POS) systems and other places people swipe their credit and debit cards. They are evolving. Click here to see a new way to spot the latest ones.
See who is tracking you online
I'm sure by now you've discovered that almost every move you make online is being tracked. In many cases, this is for sites to provide you with targeted ads. But wouldn't it be nice to know exactly who is actually tracking you? Press play to see what sites track you most.
Find your suitcase with these smart luggage tags
Of all the potential pitfalls of travel, lost luggage is still one of the biggest fears. A report from air transport information technology company SITA said airlines in 2016 mishandled 5.73 bags per one thousand passengers. If that risk is still too high for you, then it's time to check into smart luggage tags that can help reunite you with your wayward suitcase. Check out these options.
This lock screen trick can help you recover your l
Your phone is one of the most important things you take with you every day. It contains your emails, your data, and your life. If you lose or misplace your phone you may never get it back, and if you do, it can take a lot of effort and time to find it. But, did you know you can change your lock screen so that people know how to contact you if you've misplaced it? Here's how!
Find constellations, planets and more with this un
Now that the 2017 Solar Eclipse has come and gone, you might think things are quieting down in the sky. But nothing could be further from the truth. Whenever you look up, there's always something going on - you just have to know what to look for. Here are a couple places to start.
Looking to turn your house into a Smart Home?
Ready to make your house a smart home? Whole house systems can cost tens of thousands of dollars. But there is a way you can get some of the perks with a fraction of the cost. Here are a few options just for you! Press play for tips to make your home smarter without spending thousands.
This emergency feature on your smartphone could sa
When the unimaginable happens, you don't want to be unprepared. This one feature on your iPhone could make the difference between life and death. Share this with your family and everyone that you know so they'll have this life-saving tool when they need it.Click here to see how this built-in emergency feature works on your smartphone.
Save HUNDREDS on iPhones, Androids and laptops
Buying a new gadget is always exciting. That is, until you see the price tag. But what if I told you there’s a way you can buy new devices at incredible discounts? Here’s a site you need to bookmark so you’re ready to save the next time you’re shopping for a laptop, smartphone or tablet.