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How to Break Your Cellphone Addiction

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

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Your Email Got Hacked — Now What?

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

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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?

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Earbuds: Are They Safe for Your Kids?

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

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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.

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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.

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Medical Problem? These Apps Can Help

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

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Putting Down My Phone: A Resolution

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

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Applying To College? Clean Up Your Social Media Act

Don’t let a compromising photo or unfortunate post get your application rejected.

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Positive Correlation Found Between Teens' Sleep and Electronic Use

Kids using computers and phones take longer to drift off at night.

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Win the Online Dating Game by Staying Safe

An expert reveals tips for protecting yourself as your would-be romance moves from digital to 3D.

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How to Lock Down Your Home Internet

Are your computers and devices safe from intruders and malware? Here’s how to make the right security choices when setting up your home network.

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9 Ways Your Cellphone Can Save Your Life

Get help when you’re injured or lost and avert a medical emergency with these apps and phone features.

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Are Peeping Toms Watching You Through Your Webcam?

Block the prying eyes of hackers with these expert tips for securing your home webcam.

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Disaster Preparedness? There's an App for That

Your phone or tablet can be a powerful ally if disaster strikes.